Dec 5th 2011 5:20AM Babywhiz: those sparkles mark the locations of ghosts, who have things to say if you're dead. Creepy things. (Talk to them repeatedly, they have random lists.)
Dec 1st 2011 6:36PM My wife is a Dominion fan. I've played against her a few times and been roundly thrashed. :)
It's a great game, and even the basic set has a kajillion different variants. Highly recommended.
Jan 18th 2011 3:39AM Warlockry, no e. This is the classic spelling.
Jan 15th 2011 5:01PM Right now, Penny Arcade Adventures: On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness, part 1. And marvelling that my squid-head-and-succubus screenshot has now graced THREE of your lovely articles. :)
Jan 14th 2011 3:53AM One of these days we'll find ourselves in the Halls of Medicine...
Jan 13th 2011 6:31PM You used my screenshot *again!* Betrida and I are so proud :)
...Looking back on it, I wish I'd thought to drag the romantic picnic basket out of storage. That would have pushed it over the top into Blindingly Awesome.
Jan 10th 2011 12:05PM It seems to be a bug. They're supposed to be shaded red, the blue is too pale to easily see.
Jan 6th 2011 11:23PM Archy and S.A.L. combined make archaeology SO much easier.
Jan 6th 2011 11:22PM Get the S.A.L. addon. It will show a clear visual representation of the green, yellow, and red "probability cones" from your survey, although in large digs the target may be beyond even the addon's red field.
Jan 5th 2011 6:21PM My warlock, Vective (he of the squid-head-and-succubus pic in Around Azeroth a while back) uses my chosen Sith Lord name, Darth Vective -- going by the rule "take a word starting with in-, remove the in-, what remains can't be a word by itself."
I've got friends known in certain circles as Darth Sipid and Darth Fectious. :)