All the World’s a Stage: Plot points for Forsaken roleplayers

All the world’s a stage, and all the men and women merely players. In World of Warcraft, that player is you! Each week, [hide]Anne Stickney[/hide] brings you [hide]All the World’s a Stage[/hide] with helpful hints, tips and tricks on the art of roleplay in WoW. Have questions about roleplaying, or roleplaying issues? [hide]Email me[/hide] — I’m always open to suggestions!

Sometimes (especially for new roleplayers), finding a reason for your character to be wandering around Azeroth can be a challenge. It’s not just a matter of what has happened in that character’s personal lifetime; it’s also a matter of how he relates to the current events of the day, how he reacts to those big developments in his racial history. With the launch of Cataclysm, there is suddenly a lot more story to deal with, and for new players, or even returning players rolling a new character, it’s a lot to take in.

While timelines are all well and good for getting your character caught up to what has gone before, there’s also a lot of current material that can be used to further a character’s progress. In between all that new Cataclysm material, there are all kinds of opportunities for storylines and plot points that can help spark roleplay. To that end, we’re going to start a new miniseries tackling each race in turn until we’ve got everyone caught up to speed. Today’s topic: the Forsaken — a relatively new race on Azeroth that has a ton of new story and lore going on in the wake of Cataclysm’s devastation.[hide]Continue reading All the World’s a Stage: Plot points for Forsaken roleplayers[/hide]Filed under: [hide]All the World’s a Stage (Roleplaying)[/hide][hide]All the World’s a Stage: Plot points for Forsaken roleplayers[/hide] originally appeared on [hide]WoW Insider[/hide] on Sun, 03 Jul 2011 18:00:00 EST. Please see our [hide]terms for use of feeds[/hide].[hide]Permalink[/hide] | [hide]Email this[/hide] | [hide]Comments[/hide]

All the world’s a stage, and all the men and women merely players. In World of Warcraft, that player is you! Each week, [hide]Anne Stickney[/hide] brings you [hide]All the World’s a Stage[/hide] with helpful hints, tips and tricks on the art of roleplay in WoW. Have questions about roleplaying, or roleplaying issues? [hide]Email me[/hide] — I’m always open to suggestions!

Sometimes (especially for new roleplayers), finding a reason for your character to be wandering around Azeroth can be a challenge. It’s not just a matter of what has happened in that character’s personal lifetime; it’s also a matter of how he relates to the current events of the day, how he reacts to those big developments in his racial history. With the launch of Cataclysm, there is suddenly a lot more story to deal with, and for new players, or even returning players rolling a new character, it’s a lot to take in.

While timelines are all well and good for getting your character caught up to what has gone before, there’s also a lot of current material that can be used to further a character’s progress. In between all that new Cataclysm material, there are all kinds of opportunities for storylines and plot points that can help spark roleplay. To that end, we’re going to start a new miniseries tackling each race in turn until we’ve got everyone caught up to speed. Today’s topic: the Forsaken — a relatively new race on Azeroth that has a ton of new story and lore going on in the wake of Cataclysm’s devastation.[hide]Continue reading All the World’s a Stage: Plot points for Forsaken roleplayers[/hide]Filed under: [hide]All the World’s a Stage (Roleplaying)[/hide][hide]All the World’s a Stage: Plot points for Forsaken roleplayers[/hide] originally appeared on [hide]WoW Insider[/hide] on Sun, 03 Jul 2011 18:00:00 EST. Please see our [hide]terms for use of feeds[/hide].[hide]Permalink[/hide] | [hide]Email this[/hide] | [hide]Comments[/hide]

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