Reader Trevor sent in the following picture from Guild Wars 2's Wintersday, as he took a photo of a world within the larger world and wrote, "Happened upon this giant snow globe amongst the flurry of gifts, giant flying colorful snowflakes, and Wintersday cheer. If you listen closely, you can hear my computer screaming in pain."
Oh, we'll make more than your computer scream in pain before this column is done!
"Tempest Bay is the new hub for both Guardians and Defiants in Storm Legion," he wrote, "and it's absolutely breathtaking. I am not sure how many of these screenshots I've taken by now; whenever I stop and look up, I have to take one. Trion's really outdone itself."
As a player of the game, I have to concur; that town is truly magnificent.
Hope time has started to heal that wound, man. The gaming world is definitely poorer without Glitch in it.
"Here's a night raid on Skydock in PlanetSide 2's beta," he shared. "It's a very hard-to-attack location when they have AA guns defending it, as air landing is the only way to get there (hence the name)."
Want to be featured in a future edition of One Shots? Send your favorite MMO screenshots to firstname.lastname@example.org, and don't forget to include your name, the name of the game, and a description of the scene. Large, colorful, UI-free shots that tell a story and really show off the game make for the best images. Look ma, we brought back One Shots!