If you're looking for a strategy guide on how to perform better in raids, this is not it. What I'm writing here are the lessons I've learned from participating in the Nya raid with the Strawberry group. Until I joined the group and started doing the Nya raid every Sunday, I was not really someone… Continue reading Raid Lessons
When I gave my oldest daughter permission to use my second World of Warcraft account, I had no idea what an amazing player she'd turn out to be. She's surpassed me in skill, strategy, and flexibility, and nowadays she teaches me more about Warcraft than I teach her. It isn't just in Warcraft that she's… Continue reading A Sharper Chip Off the Old Block
For the past few months, I've been battling Dunegorger Kraulok in Vol'dun on my 10 plus 120s hoping he'll drop the Slightly Damp Pile of Fur that translates to Mollie the alpaca mount. I even leveled my blood elf mage to 120 to get even more alts on the job, but alas, the fur never dropped.… Continue reading The Alpaca of Happiness
While I may sometimes feel that I'll never quite get certain parts of the game right, I don't consider myself forever a noob. I'd never done that dungeon before but we'd all purposely chosen to queue for a dungeon with a random group of people that may or may not know the dungeon, so calling me a scrub seemed unnecessary. But I know that there are unkind people in the game and in the world and that that will never change. I certainly won't let it change how I act either.
Several years ago when I first played in the area of Nagrand in Outland, I fell in love with the look of the talbuks there. I didn't use them as hunter pets though because...well, I have no idea why. Then I learned that there were talbuk mounts and I thought that was cool and started… Continue reading Talbuk Triumph!