Thoughts on FFXIV housing market

If there's one way to describe the situation of Final Fantasy XIV's housing market this morning, it was a rat race. Within 12 minutes of the game loading, all houses on my server, Excalibur, were gone. Of course the issue was unlike previous housing releases since the chaos was spread across multiple housing areas such as Gridania, Limsa Lominsa, and Ul’dah. In these cases, it was new wards and new subdivisions for existing wards. In this particular case though all eyes were on the new Shirogane housing district. If there's anything hilarious about the whole situation was the utter insanity of the strength of that pier that everyone was standing on the night before. That peer probably hosted a majority of the server with one poor NPC having to fill in the request of thousands of adventurers in the minutes the server came online.…

Swamped...

The past few months have been kinda nuts in terms of workload. From working on tickets day in and day out and operating at near 150% capacity, I've been kinda burned out for a while.…

Back Online

Well this has been a rather trial an error situation. My original blog was shut down in response to an emergency about my Wordpress being used in website attacks. As it turns out, Wordpress, as I've come to find out is a bit of a swiss cheese in terms of security...…