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Lost In Ascalon #29 – Action and Armor

The Lost In Ascalon series is now up-to-date, as all of the main characters have reached Cantha. We’re now in Chapter 2 territory. Yet, what happens next? Should Photics and friends turn back? Should they turn back to search for Gwen? Do the people of Cantha take precedence? No, our hero decides on a third option – purchasing NEW ARMOR! A $40-$50 expansion, and a boat ride from Lion’s Arch, opens access to some defensive upgrades. Sure… the lands of Guild Wars are in chaos, but you’re not going to solve that problem by donning lousy gear.

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Lost In Ascalon #28 – A Woman Scorned

Thanks to some teleportation magic, Cynn and Mhenlo were granted a quiet moment for themselves. Yet, what was the outcome of their private rendezvous? In the 28th episode of Lost In Ascalon, Devona and Photics receive some insight to the Cynn / Mhenlo romance. The official lore suggests that Cynn has feelings for Mhenlo. Yet, does Mhenlo return those feelings? Unfortunately, I have not seen it happen. Go figure, you’d think that Cynn could have any guy she wants.

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Lost In Ascalon #27 – Fevered Imagination

Devona, the hammer wielding heroine, has grown weary of waiting for Cynn and Mhenlo. Devona has fallen asleep. It always amazes me how she can sleep while standing up. What could be taking so long? Just what are Cynn and Mhenlo doing in the Ember Light Camp? The mind of a certain mage begins to wander. Just what would happen if Cynn and Mhenlo were together for too long? Could it have dire consequences? Lost In Ascalon #27 takes a humorous look at a Cynn-Mhenlo romance.

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Photics – Guild Wars Edition – Issue #30

Issue #30 is a strategy guide to The Deep – The Elite Mission of Cavalon. When The Crusaders took control of this Luxon city, access to this challenging mission was made available to all. Yet, getting to The Deep is only the first challenge. This is one of the most difficult areas in the game. it is not unusual to fight for hours, only to fail the mission. Thanks to Baggy, a detailed strategy guide is now available. Click here to download a PDF version of issue #30. Thanks also go to this months advertisers: MMO, Tyria Market, and Ideazon.

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Lost In Ascalon #26 – Inspiration of Teleportation

Our hero is stuck with a difficult choice. Does Photics side with Devona or Cynn? In a Photics Forums Poll, the community was split down the middle. Yet, it should have been obvious. Photics is going to side with his love. He is going to side with Devona. Cynn had a sinister plan, which could have worked. Yet, to earn favor with Devona, Photics has a new inspiration. There is another way to get the slaves out of Sorrow’s Furnace. Ever the strategist, this new plan also has an interesting side-effect.

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