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Something New (for me at least)

Posted in General with tags , , , on December 7, 2009 by Wiredude

As I’m sitting here quite possibly on the eve of a major content patch it’s in many ways a time for reflection. I find myself in a different place than I’ve ever been before with a major patch or expansion being released. I’ve now got 2 characters at the level cap. I’ve effectively (and happily) switched “main” characters, and I’m filling a different role now. I’m in a new guild (been there about 2 months I guess), and my wife is rapidly approaching lvl 80 with her toon as well. Things are just different this time around, that’s the only way I can explain it. Add to that I’m in a different place progression-wise than I’ve ever been before as well.

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A night under the Big Top

Posted in General with tags , on September 8, 2009 by Wiredude

So last night was my first foray into the wonderful world of the ToC raid. I’ve done the 5-mans, but not the raid instance. I’d love to say that it was a smashing success, but that wouldn’t be too honest. My guild focuses on 10-man, and that’s what we were doing. So raid time rolls around, and I scoot myself on up, right on time, not my usual early self, because I had just finished up tanking a UK run on my warrior (more on that later). I already had my flasks, my ammo, and all the usual goodies. I’ve read some previews, I’m all set to go. Continue reading