My second MMO, City of Heroes, was far more friendly to my newbish soul, and it was smooth sailing from there on out. Zoom – ‘Seeing Like A Photographer”: 6:30 p.m.; Lunenburg Public Library, 1023 Massachusetts Ave. Nick Depasquale will guide you on how to take more interesting photos, the importance of light and shadows, and the elements of visual design and composition. 1:13PM IceT in the house — sounds like we might see some co-op gameplay. Con (news that will, of course, be covered right here on Massively), jump on past the cut and see what the Atlanta-based con has in store. We see a party of barbarians and witch doctors battle a siegebreaker assault beast as a demo fight. The demo we saw showed off the Savage Land, a hidden jungle in Antarctica that’s aimed at higher-level players. He thanks players for their continued support and for showing up to the invitational, making the event possible. He talks about WoW’s 2 million European players; they are making a Russian language version and looking forward to WotLK. Blizzard’s focus remains “to continue making great games”.
If you have a hard time deciding on costumes, you’re not alone – there are thousands of great outfits out there, so it can be hard to choose a favorite! Remember, fabric glue works great too! Comments that the invitational is the largest gathering of Blizzard players in Europe, ever — it’s “breathtaking”. MMO Gathering of Heroes (cont.): 10 p.m. CCP Games – Meet and Greet: 4 p.m. Star Wars Combine – Meet and Greet: 5:30 p.m. AdventureQuest Worlds – Meet and Greet: 2:30 p.m. Kingdom of Loathing Party: 10 p.m. Kingdom of Loathing – Q&A: 5:30 p.m. Post MMOrtem Survivor’s Gathering: 2:30 p.m. How to Avoid “Spouse Aggro”: 2:30 p.m. World of Warcraft – Tales from the Horde: 2:30 p.m. Watch The Guild Marathon (cont.): 10 p.m. Some arenas, too, I suspect, but the Brawler’s Guild is literally amazing. Watch The Guild Marathon: 10 p.m. Guild Management – Taming the Drama Llama: 10 a.m. Saturday Morning Cartoons – MMO style: 8:30 a.m.
WoW PvP: Setting Yourself Up To Win: 11:30 a.m. Now on to the WoW players: the 16 arena team finalists. And for the bonus, hmmm, I reckon Blizz should make a WoW theme park. It’s super easy to make with old clothes and a pack of VELCRO® Brand Stick On for Fabrics Ovals – and to keep the cost down, we’ve even thrown in some free printables! It can even serve as a content creator’s first experience in the gaming world, leading them down paths they never anticipated. Anyone who has played even one match of Overwatch can tell you what a pain Roadhog is to play against. When near death, can be killed by the witch doctor to destroy nearby creatures. 12:30 PM: “Diablo III is first and foremost a co-operative game.” Witch Doctor is a brand new class, uses ancient tribal magic: diseases, pets, mind control. 12:18 PM: Jay Wilson, lead designer on Diablo III, takes over.
You have to contend with a typically busy user interface, you have to master keys and mouse buttons all over the place, you have to learn the lingo, you have to pick up skills on how to survive, and you have to do all of this almost all at once or risk feeling completely lost. Most of the costumes represent characters from comics, anime, and action films, but video game characters have come into vogue in recent years. How do you come up with your recipes? So there you have it, ladies and gents. Environment is a big part of Diablo III, can destroy it, video game mens halloween costumes interact with it. World of Diablo III will have quests and story events — ‘more so than previous games’. 12:15 PM: World premiere video of Diablo III played onstage. 12:05 PM: Mike Morhaime takes the stage. 12:40 PM: The presenters are back on stage. 12:03 PM: The presenters wish good luck to the competitors. 12:10 PM: Video of highlights from last year’s invitational is played. Last year: TBC launch sold 2.4 million copies in first 24 hours. Costume designers have also made cosplay clothes for different fans or fever of cartoon figure. BlizzCon’s contests are blast to watch, and this year there’s a costume contest, a talent contest, and a movie contest, and an art contest — the on-stage talent and contest contests are always a highlight.