|Re: Playing WoW as a Female Character...
Group: comp.sys.ibm.pc.games.rpg · Group Profile
Author: Zill Date: Jun 27, 2008 09:05
Gerry Quinn wrote:
>>> Attention Internet users: The female character you're interacting with may
>>> not really be a female. And if she is, generally she's probably not looking
>>> to Cyber. Especially with you. But such notices usually go unheeded. :-)
>> In Age of Conan just a few days ago, some hulking warrior called me "hun" out
>> of the blue, which I found quite amusing. Had a chat with him about it and he
>> seemed genuinely surprised that female characters were played by men. I think
>> he's seen the light now. :-)
> If you want to play a female character, why don't you? If he called you
> by your character's name, would you have said "I'm actually called
If the situation had had even the faint whiff of RP then I would have
As it was, it was on a non-RP server as part of an OOC-type
conversation: "I'm sorry hun I'm logging off now" is hardly RP...
And let's face it, Conan didn't call anyone "hun", did he?
Zil, Level 70 NE Priest, Aman Shan're, Stormrage Europe (WoW)
Zill, Level 52 Priest of Mitra, Concept, Bori (AoC)