I've been running on vBulletin for 15ish years before upgrading to XF 2.0. Best. Decision. Ever.I notice you are using Xenforo too, I'm addicted, I keep modifying things to make it our own.
I have supported his work and use a few of his addons, well worth the yearly subscription.
By the way, Artashes is my real name, but I get that a lot when people think it is Art Ashes