One Shots: En garde!


It’s not always the type of sword but how you hold it, the masters say. And if you’ve got the spirit of a duelist and the heart of a Three Muskateer, you might be in the right place to pick up a rapier and get to work.

IronSalamander8 is ready for anything: “In FFXIV, I don’t really have a main job, although Machinist and Gunbreaker are the closest things. I have been messing about with Red Mage lately and after jumping into the trial roulette the other night, won the Moggle Rapier, and you can see it here in my RDM glamour shot! Funniest part though is that when you draw it or sheath it again, it makes moggle sounds so it can add that little bit of hilarity to any cutscene or dungeon encounter!”

Utakata is strutting up the boardwalk in Blade and Soul — and praying all of the prayers of a fuzzy little person that the supports hold. What’s keeping all of this up, anyway?

Ardra Diva took us back to the days of Landmark, saying, “Taken on launch day of the alpha or whatever it was. To those who say ‘Oh, it was never meant to be part of EverQuest Next,’ these screenshots autosaved in a folder called EQ NEXT. They’d built a lovely environment. The desert biome particularly was nice.”

“Stardate 57663.9. The life of us Lower Deckers got just a bit better when Star Trek Online would be releasing the first Lower Decks ship, uniforms, and gear in just a few more days.
Ann Othar V’ra and the crew of the USS Password, NCC 12345-A, prepare for the arrival of these much-requested reinforcements. And when they added the third Chu to the Chu Chu, I nearly cried,” reported Cap’n Hikaru.

Hurbster is getting more into Elder Scrolls Online’s Morrowind: “Continuing my Vvardenfell adventures with a couple of delves. When it came to Orsinium and Wrothgar, the artists turned epic up to 11.”

Have a torch to hold for a dearly departed MMO? An adventure to share from this past week? An excuse to go through your old screenshots folders to reminisce? Get to posting your best One Shots in the comments below!

Every week, One Shots shines a spotlight on the best community screenshots from your MMO adventures. If you have a great pic to share, email it to with the subject “One Shots.” Make sure that the picture is over 880px wide and comes with a description or story!
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