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    by Published on 08-23-2014 11:24 PM
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    I am a spreadsheet fanatic. I "invented" spreadsheets with a paper game I played as a child, and designing spreadsheets for any game I spend a lot of time on is a big chunk of the fun for me. I think it comes from the same part of my brain that enjoys endless tweaking of my multiboxing setup.

    At a minimum, I like to have current information about a characters level, ilevel, and professions, and now that this information is available in the api I decided to work on automatically retrieving it. I was inspired by Beeq's (much more impressive) php pages to develop a way to update the basic information about all of my characters and thought I'd share in case anyone else was sick of updating their records by hand.

    I decided to use perl because it is the language I script in, but unlike other computer languages that I am familiar with, I never took any kind of class, I am entirely arbitrarily self taught based on what I think I might want to do and google.
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    by Published on 08-18-2014 01:07 PM

    I'm one of the people that hangs out in the ISboxer chat room a lot, and through discussions in the chat room I have recently learned about multiple capabilities of ISboxer that I didn't know about (despite almost four years using the program), primarily because unlike the perusal of /slash commands, I hadn't thought to skim through all of the features of ISboxer in quite some time. So for this series I've decided to take the time to dig through ISboxer and highlight some features that I've personally missed in the past as well as speculate on ways to integrate these features into my ISboxer setups.

    Today lets talk about "Close Window," a handy command when you need to free up system resources quickly.


    I use Alt Numpad+ to hearth, but until recently was logging out of the games I play using mouse broadcast or a /camp macro. The place I run into trouble with this is Tempest Bay. Tempest Bay is the (extremely high polygon and people count) capital ...
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    by Published on 08-16-2014 12:00 AM
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    Get your multiboxing team ready! The first major content patch for Diablo 3: Reaper of Souls will be launching in the near future.


    Have you checked out the Patch Notes for 2.1.0? The list is HUGE! You'll find new features and content, changes to classes and skills, cool new items, achievement and crafting adjustments, tweaks to the user interface, and a whole lot more. View the full list here.

    Diablo 3 Game Designers will also be discussing the upcoming Patch during Blizzard's new Tavern Talk on Twitch on August 21st at 11:00am PDT. Click here for more details.

    What features, fixes, nerfs or buffs are you looking forward to in this Patch? Which ones will benefit your multiboxing team the most? ...
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