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Don’t Make Me Play – Eve Online

Eve is big and scary.  At least that’s what I thought before I began my 14 day trial.  I started playing a week ago for reasons of ‘journalistic enquiry’, now I’m worried that it’s become something more.  I swore I wouldn’t fall for it, I’m almost certain I haven’t, but Eve and I have already developed something of a close bond.  I’m not an MMO fan, you see.  I’ve played them in the past; there’s the honeymoon period: all is glorious novelty, exciting adventure and rewarding progress; then the hollowness sets in, next thing you know you’re making up excuses…

Team play

Every game I seem to have of Left 4 Dead on expert is a bit of a farce. I have only ever managed to see an escape vehicle once, and I died getting to it. There are a few common problems that we always tend to run into. None of this is anybodies fault per-se, and I’m often guilty of the same things. Maybe not as guilty as I’m an uber l33t who pwns n00bs, but still. Bear with me as I splurge my general thinkings onto this page about how Left 4 Dead teams should work and note that…