Category: Games

Lost Ark – Month and a Half On

Personally? I’ve still been playing. Still struggling to find the time to slot in posts between playing probably excessive amounts of both Lost Ark and Elden Ring. Reading has taken a fairly severe backseat...

Difficulty with the Difficulty Debate

Tackling certain topics, in all but the safest of contexts at best leads you down a highway to nothing. Topics where there is so much toxicity on both sides of the argument that having...

A Shift in the Balance

No more strange blogging-related dreams to report, but in my last post, I noted an accidental balance had been struck. An unspoken accord reached between my time spent in Lost Ark and my time...

*Dream Title Goes Here*

I’ve fallen into something of a comfortable pattern in balancing out my time expenditure for Lost Ark and Elden Ring. However, it has not left me a lot of time for writing posts. This...

Elden Ring – A Game of Two Parts

Elden Ring is a difficult game to talk about. Not least of which, because there is a very heightened sense of concern for spoilers for any content so much as breathing the game’s name....

“Poking My Nose In”

Last night… something happened. Something grand, and glorious… but all too fleeting. The hour was late, and a long session with Lost Ark was coming to a close. One by one, friends were drifting...

Lost Ark by way of Screenshots

I don’t often do ‘screenshot posts’. I find I am generally fairly happy to just include them in my usual posts as I go. Even if they don’t always precisely match the content under...

The Variable Difficulty of Lost Ark Abyss Dungeons

The Abyss dungeons might just be my favourite type of content in Lost Ark so far. Er- except for when it’s island adventuring instead. I swear to God, if I’m not careful — and...

Sparking my Lost Love for the MMO Genre

I think this is going to be a difficult post to write. There’s a lot to unpack here for myself, before I can hope even to begin articulating it to you. You see, for...

Three Days with Lost Ark

Lost Ark is down right now. It went down for a 4-hour maintenance window to prepare for general availability about 9-hours ago. So I suppose now is as good a time as any to...