Daily Archives: December 9, 2006

The Chessboard – Then and Now

The next in the comparison series.  Usually I try to get both places at the same time of day, but I always think of the EverQuest chessboard with that eerie glow it has at night in Butcherblock. 


eq1chessboard03.jpg     eq1chessboard02.jpg     eq1chessboard01.jpg

 EverQuest II

eq2chessboard01.jpg     eq2chessboard02.jpg

You can see the big chair in the first EQ2 shot.  That seems to get a mention whenever anybody talks about the chessboard in Echoes of Faydwer.

I am also experimenting with a different way to host files.  WordPress.com now allow you to buy more space on your site, up to 10GB, so I want to see how locally stored, versus ImageShack.com hosted, files perform.