Monday, May 30, 2016

Fifth Blogoversary Site Updates & Contests

It's hard to believe that it's been seven and a half years since I started playing KingsIsle games and five years since I started this site. I want to take a quick look back, share some updates to the site, and take a look at some contests to celebrate!

Friday, May 27, 2016

Wizard101 Witch Hunter's Bundle

Wizard101 Witch Hunter's Bundle Darkmoor

Wizard101's latest bundle card is showing up in GameStop stores! This Darkmoor themed Witch Hunter's Bundle has everything you need to decorate a perfectly spooky house. The Witch Hunter's Bundle includes the Darkmoor Manor house, the Midnight Rider Mount, the Vampire Squirrel Pet, Witch Hunter's gear, Witch Hunter's Arbalest, and a one-month subscription or 5,000 crowns. Let's take a closer look.

Monday, May 23, 2016

Pirate101 Book 15: Valencia Part 2 Test Realm Bugs, Feedback, and Suggestions

With Pirate101's latest update in the Test Realm now, there's plenty to look at lots to do. In this post, I'll provide feedback on everything from the story structure to the new PvP items. As usual, I offer these bugs and honest feedback in an effort to make this update and future ones the best they can be. The most important or pressing items are in bold.

Thursday, May 19, 2016

Pirate101: Four New Valencia Teaser Images

Pirate101 Book 15: Valencia Part 2 Teaser

With Book 15 and Valencia Part 2 "on the horizon," players are more excited than ever for this update. They have patiently awaited the release of the Test Realm, and as the week progressed, I figured I'd share some teaser images to keep the excitement alive! Then check out more awesome art from Chris White and Jason Young below!

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Pirate101's Book 15: Valencia Part 2 In-Depth Analysis

Pirate101 recently announced that Book 15 (Valencia Part 2) would come in two chapters this summer as the conclusion of the first arc. Three years later, not only is there a lot to catch up on, there's a lot to look back at. Some of this information will be a refresher and other portions will be new. I hope I will make some connections that you did not formerly. 

Saturday, May 7, 2016

Ten Things You Wish You Knew Before Starting Pirate101

If only you'd just known! There are a lot of key bits of information in both Wizard101 and Pirate101 that players don't necessarily pick up on until it's too late to make use of them. I've compiled ten of them here in no particular order in hopes that new pirates and existing pirates who pass information on will learn a thing or two.