As I’m sure you’ve noticed, I haven’t posted anything on Cold Comfort in nearly six months.  As long time readers surely suspected, this blog has probably run it’s course. I did want to let people know about two new projects that I&…

Ghostcrawler has been answering questions raised by the recent announcement of Cataclysm changes in this thread. Why Guild Talents Were Removed Guilds are, for the most part, groups of friends. We don’t want features to drive wedges between them. We don’t want you to guild hop…

Well, this is a bit of a kick in the teeth.  After waiting patiently for a chance to play the beta, or get information from those in the beta on the guild changes coming in Cataclysm, it now seems as though there will be far less of those changes to…

More big news about Cataclysm late last night with regard to the evolution of badges and emblems. Again, here’s the original post and a quick summary: there will only be two “emblem currencies” for PvE: hero points (for easy content) and valor points (for harder content)…

Some very exciting news from Blizzard today that effects raid difficulty, loot and lockouts in Cataclysm. Here’s the original post, but in brief: you can only have one lockout per instance per week, regardless of raid size or difficulty 10 and 25 person encounters will be tuned to…