This post was published long before the Mists of Pandara Expansion.
The tips and techniques explained here may be outdated.

So You Think You Can Dance

dance_stepsI can’t dance. Not to save my life. Every morning Wii Fit scolds me that I only hit about 1/2 of the Steps in the Wii Step “perfect” and the others, meh, I just make it onto the balance board without falling over. I have no sense of rhythm and God forbid I should try to sing.

DPS against a boss is very much about having the rhythm. It’s about knowing your steps, what needs to come next and hitting it at exactly the right moment. I think I hit it about half the time. Half the time in a boss fight I’m soaring along at nearly 5k dps. The other half the time I’m like that goofy gal at the highschool dance who’s snapping her finger slightly out of step with the music.
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This post was published long before the Mists of Pandara Expansion.
The tips and techniques explained here may be outdated.

Video: Video Games and the Female Audience

Interesting video linked by Wynthea on Twitter:

Video Games and the [...]

This post was published long before the Mists of Pandara Expansion.
The tips and techniques explained here may be outdated.

Addon: NPCScan and NPCScan Overlay

_NPCScanExampleFumblub_sm_NPCScan is an addon for finding super rares. As you’re flying around the world your internal cache automatically updates with a list of all of the mobs you toon can “see”. When your cache “sees” a rare mob, NPCScan notices and sounds the alarm. It plays a distinctive sound and show a clickable picture of the rare at the bottom of your screen. Clicking on the Rare’s nameplate causes you to target that Rare.
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This post was published long before the Mists of Pandara Expansion.
The tips and techniques explained here may be outdated.

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2009-09-27

I have acquired new unripped floormats for car. I am now 20% less pissed than yesterday. #
RT: @Syrana Oh me too, me too. RT @davenavarro6767: Sometimes I really shouldn't be allowed to interact directly with humans. #
http://twitpic.com/iek93 – Rainforest Cafe for dinner. Cheesy animatronix FTW. #
Hmm.. Pink Elekks in Shattrath count as "Teldrassil Elekk's" #warcraft [...]

This post was published long before the Mists of Pandara Expansion.
The tips and techniques explained here may be outdated.

Gettin’ a little WoW’d

Well it passed now.. but if you listen to the next WowInsider show coming out on Monday I’m on there with Fimlys, Mike Schramm and Brigwyn talking about the newest patch and our newest project: Azeroth United (more coming on that topic soon).

Sorry for the late note.. but hey, if you want to hear me live [...]

This post was published long before the Mists of Pandara Expansion.
The tips and techniques explained here may be outdated.

5 Things: Brewfest

brewfest_decorBrewfest is in full swing.. if you’re not doing it.. you should be. Rather than being yet another blog posting about how to do the achievements/get your tickets instead I’m going to just highlight my five favorite things.
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Idle Speculation: Icecrown Citadel Bosses

At Blizzcon they confirmed that Icecrown Citadel will have 12 bosses. Arthas and Sindragosa (the dragon on the login screen) will be two of them.. but that leaves 10 more.

I’m pretty sure that Garrosh(ok, not Garrosh.. what’s his name.. ), the guy who got his soul sucked into Frostmourne at WrathGate will be one of [...]

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The tips and techniques explained here may be outdated.

What A Long Strange Trip It’s Been

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Ruminations on the color “violet”:

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Evil little no-neck monsters

orphans_txtWhen the Orphan Matron said that the Lich King had been cruel to “particularly the children” I -thought- she was referring to children who’s parents had been killed. I had -no- idea his influence extended to changing them into evil little no-neck monsters.
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Addon: FuBar_tcgTradeskills

Fubar_tcgTradeskills adds a tiny set of profession buttons to your Fubar. I position these in the upper-righthand corner of my screen. Mousing over the buttons will open a drop-down showing all of the tradeskill levels on all of your toons. Clicking the buttons will open the tradeskill window for this toon for that [...]