Monthly Archives: May 2011

4.2 Brings the Nerfs

I’ll keep this one short and sweet, since it isn’t personally chafing and therefore doesn’t require a rant. Patch 4.2 will be nerfing every existing (read: pre-Firelands) Normal Mode raid encounter. Many bosses have had abilities removed in Normal mode, … Continue reading

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Battle.net Cross-Realm Grouping

Recently, Blizzard Community Managers posted of an upcoming feature: the ability to invite your RealID friends, via Battle.net, to a 5-man group in World of Warcraft. This would cross server boundaries. If your friends are on Argent Dawn, but you’re … Continue reading

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The Holy Trinity

No, this isn’t Sunday School. ‘The Holy Trinity’ is, in MMO terms, your Damage, Tanking, and Healing classes (or roles). It has been a staple of MMO design since the beginning, with only a handful of games deviating from this… … Continue reading

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The Perpetual Mend Pet

I haven’t been playing much, lately. After a week (two?) of rest, I decided it was high time to get back on the horse, so to say, and fire up World of Warcraft again. Patch 4.1 had landed, and it … Continue reading

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