Changing Perspectives

Posted by on Jan 10, 2011 in Commentary | 5 comments

This post is long overdue. I’ve been meaning to write about this for about a month now but every time I did so the result just didn’t feel right. It’s like I can’t write about my departure from WoW without mentioning something I wasn’t comfortable sharing. So what’s going to be here are carefully written words from someone who’s had a change of perspective with WoW. While this will likely not sit well with certain people, believe me when I say that it was the only way I could get back into the game with any semblance of sanity.

I left because I was burned out. That’s the plain and simple reason. I felt good about leaving the game. Immersing myself in Assassin’s Creed 2 and then moving on to Demon’s Souls and Uncharted 2 were experiences that I enjoyed immensely. The only thing I regret about leaving the game is that there were items in my mailboxes that I have now lost forever. All of them are replaceable, of course, but losing them is a waste nonetheless.

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