Author Archives: anafielle

My Love Affair with SW:TOR Is Over

Prologue: I wrote this post last week. After this was posted, I received confirmation from twitter courtesy of Asros that the log would be self only, and a preview of the log coming in 1.2 courtesy of Kadomi. I highly … Continue reading

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10 Man Tuning (part 2): Why It Matters

Hey guys, I have something more to say after Tuesday’s post. Bear with me a bit here. I know that Tuesday’s post wasn’t really a pleasant blog post for 10 man raiders to read, and the point of it is … Continue reading

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Cataclysm Post-Mortem: 10 Man Raids, Equality, and Tuning

It’s time for that post. The one I’ve been trying not to write for a year on 10 man raiding. I feel so strongly about this, but it has never turned into a blog post because I was pretty sure … 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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Agility, Tanking Gear and Ana’s Inbox

If you haven’t been living under a rock, you’ve heard. Agility gear on tanks is officially dead. Death Knights, paladins, and warriors no longer receive any bonus to their chance to dodge from Agility. Their base chance to dodge is … Continue reading

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Not A Post About Heroic Ascendant Council

I’m going to preface this post by noting that I occasionally have some pretty bad insomnia. It kicked in last night. I recall glancing at the clock as it said 6:30 AM. I woke up at 8. I’m running on … Continue reading

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My Favorite 4.1 Bugs

Preface: I’m not an idiot. Major patch means shit doesn’t work right. I know. SURPRISE! In addition, at least 75% of the issues people encounter after patch have to do with addons. Update your addons! Guess what, “load out of … Continue reading

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Shut up about WOG

Last week, I made the mistake of glancing at the Blizzard Paladin forums – something must have been wrong with me in that moment – and I was floored, just floored at how much QQ there was. You know, I … Continue reading

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A Paladin Blog is Born

And how should this new blog begin? Why, with a story! I LOVE telling stories! Flash back with me, everyone, to October 2010. What, you’ve heard this one before? Oh man, shut up and listen for a second, I promise … Continue reading

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