Monthly Archives: February 2012

Vengeance: Once More, With Feeling

If you’ve ever read the blog, you might notice that one thing Mel and I agree on is Vengeance.  It’s one of the topics that we’ve covered several times before.  And it’s one that I’d like to touch on again.  … Continue reading

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Quit Telling Raiders to “Turn Off” the Dragon Soul Buff

Just to be clear, I don’t mind the Dragon Soul nerf at all. I have actually spent a good deal of my email and forums time arguing for the nerf, if you can believe that. I think it’s a pretty … Continue reading

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I Love Hardmode Raiding

I was searching through my emails the other day for something from my raid leader. I never delete anything ever, so I spotted a really old one– it was entitled “Still need a prot paladin?” and dated 2/16/2011. Today is … Continue reading

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Leetsauced Podcast – Episode 50

Just a heads-up, the Leetsauced podcast uploaded their 50th episode this weekend.  I had the honor of stopping by for the Hot Seat portion of the show.  If you want to know the outcome of a musical BMK, or what … Continue reading

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The Lament of the Engineer

My name is Theck, and I’m an Engineer. I feel like that admission belongs in a support group for underprivileged tanks.  Because admitting that you’re a tank with Engineering is tantamount to admitting that you’re willfully giving up effectiveness.  By … Continue reading

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The LFant in the room

The looking for raid (LFR) feature is arguably the most controversial change the game has seen in years.  No other single feature has had as large an effect on so many players.  And it’s certainly one of the largest changes … Continue reading

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