The Reaper Conundrum

A second Look at Reaper Mode One might ask: "Why look at Reaper again after such a short time?" I can't answer that without an explanation for new players as to "What is Reaper Mode?", and for that I will steal a bit from the DDO Wiki: Reaper Difficulty or Reaper Mode is the highest difficulty in DDO introduced in Update …

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More on Gear (Levels 10 – 15)

Gear is a topic with which I, even seven years later, continue to struggle. What do I keep, is there something better, how does one learn the actual gear value? When you get to level ten, this becomes an even bigger issue. Each update changes the game, some even cause the gear landscape to go …

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Thoughts on Ravenloft

Random Useless Notions on the Recent Expansion The original idea behind this post was to be about gear for characters between the levels of 10 and 15, but with the acquisition of the newest DDO expansion "Mists of Ravenloft", I figured something based on it would be most beneficial. I had decided that I would …

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Starter Gear and You

The New Player Guide to DDO First Level Gear Every so often I think to myself "How did I ever make it off of the starter area in DDO without my current set of knowledge? The answer to this is easy: the game pretty much gave me what I needed to survive. What I didn't …

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Where are they now?

Greetings, everyone! It's been a while since there's been any mention of the status of my characters in DDO, so let's some the time to do so. Some characters have made some interesting changes, some reached epics, while others still have yet to be played at all (alt-itis is a serious affliction). Let's hit up the characters by …

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Filk #2: Shavarath’s a Battlefield

So as I was traversing the planes trying to level Citivyr, I was listening to music when "Love is a Battlefield" from Pat Benetar began to play. At first, I thought this coincidence, but- as Mark Harmon's character on NCIS is fond of saying- "There are no coincidences." Thus, I took it as a sign …

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Stream Schedule

Hello, my intrepid adventurers! So after a few weeks of trial and error, I think I have discovered a sweet spot time slot (see what I did there?) for my weekly stream! Yes, now you will have something more to do on your already busy Friday afternoons. I'll start around 12:00pm CST, which will be …

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