Archive for January 7th, 2009

I got to play for an hour and a half this morning and landed myself a few more achievements! I figured I’d share them with you and give you some more tasty tips. Delicious!

Killing all those defenseless animals paid off!

Killing all those defenseless animals finally paid off!

As you’ve come to realize, each zone has one extremely important storyline/questline, and Sholazar Basin (Wrath of the Lich King’s followup to Un’goro Crater) is no different. Here we meet up with that wascally hunter Hemet Nesingwary. His quests are similar to the ones you’d see in Stranglethorn Vale and Nagrand, kill these animals, etc etc. Instead of tracking down elites, we have to track down named beasties in fun and interesting ways! After finishing off the main hub, he sends you to Dorian’s Campsite or whatever off to the west. Another quest line to kill a dragon and boom! Quest line finished! It’s pretty fun and you get some sweet gear for it.

Check out some other Sholazar related achievements after the jump.


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So EGM, Electronics Gaming Monthly, will be officially closing it’s doors. The UGO Entertainment has recently purchased 1UP Network and has shut down much of their content. The 1UP network consists of 1UP.com, MyCheats.com, GameVideos.com and GameTab.com. The last issue of the magazine will be the already-on-shelves January issue. More here.

While it’s terrible that the magazine will be shut down, causing a few lost jobs, I think that this is the future of gaming news. With hundreds of blogs (including our humble wordpress) reporting the new instantly to your personal computer, magazines and other printed presses will be defunct. This is just the first sign of it.

What do you guys think? Sad or glad?

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