Author Archives: tyroshutterbug

About tyroshutterbug

I play PC games, mostly old and retro mmos. If you do to then let's play! Nuff said

Season of Mastery Day 5: The push for 60

A little bit over 10 hours in five days is what I have been able to commit to SOM thus far in the Nightfall server where Skinandbones the undead warrior is still kicking having dinged level 9 recently. But just … Continue reading

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S.O.M. Day 1 in Classic Wow

Recently I discovered that hardcore mode is a thing in classic wow. Why didn’t anyone tell me that this was an option? Back in the pre TBC expansion, this would have been a perfect solution for the mmo doldrums which … Continue reading

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DDO Tuesday and Warcraft Wednesdays coming to retrogamer blog

It is not often that you get a second chance at anything in life. However, earlier this month I found out that Wow Classic is dropping fresh server and realms on November 16 and I all I could do is … Continue reading

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Return to Norrath in the Antonia Bayle server

The most important command in any retro mmo nowadays is probably the /who command. This is because if you want to know your server or zone population, that magic command will let you know how many other players are sharing … Continue reading

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Slumming in good old DAOC until wow fresh server drops

So what makes an mmorpg engaging enough these days to want to log in and continue to play? What makes it stand out for me to want to spend my spare time on it almost exclusively and favored over other … Continue reading

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Hello Everquest (again) and goodbye wow Classic (for now)

In my latest vid, I give a basic overview of EQ live servers and character creation in that mmorpg.

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Character creation in D&D influenced mmos

I have been amusing myself during my free time updating my retrommo game blog and creating some D&D videos on my Youtube channel. My latest efforts are intended to highlight the differences and similarities of the various fantasy themed retro … Continue reading

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Feels like 2019 all over again

Apologies for the recent lack of posts. I have been trying to force myself to play Classic wow in my spare time, at least an hour or two a day if I can, but lately that time has been reduced … Continue reading

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Back in the retro blog

Well that did not last long. I realized that even though I like to discuss mmos and the mmorpgs games I like in more general terms, this blog does serve a purpose because most of the mmos I enjoy the … Continue reading

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Due to my need for variety

I needed to start a new blog that was more inclusive to all my needs in gaming so I did it’s over at check it out.

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