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Having many love…

I accidentally ran my first heroic last night. Well started to anyway.

I logged in, started my dailies and popped into the Daily Dungeon queue (Hit “I”, Choose “join”, close screen). Eventually it popped and I ended up in Halls of Origination. Everything went swimmingly for a while until we got to the first [...]

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Day in the life at 85

Sign up for Daily Random Regular (I’m 3 points short of heroics right now)
Teleport to Uldum and complete the one lonely daily quest. It almost feels not worth it.. but a daily is a daily.. and it does build needed reputation.
Hearth back to Stormwind.
Teleport to Deepholm and then teleport to the Throne of Therazane. [...]

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Ding 85

Due to .. unusual events.. I ended up playing through to 85 last night. I dinged on the last quest in Uldum. Now, back to the “endgame”.

Reputations to grind, normals to do, gear to buy. Fun [...]

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Flaming Gnomes, Flaming Gnomes EVERYWHERE

I finished Deepholm and (as instructed by the breadcrumbs) moved on to Uldum. I’m disappointed to have to report that the Random Dungeon queue can pop for you WHILE you’re watching a long cut scene.. so I’m not 100% certain what happened in the cut scene as you enter Uldum. I was afraid that [...]

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Nib’s pre-raid shopping list

Reputations:
Wowhead reputation guide
Guardians of Hyjal (Hyjal) – Head Enchants – Arcanum of Hyjal (+60 Intellect and +35 Critical Strike) – Revered

Therazane (Deepholm) – Shoulder Inscriptions
Greater Inscription of Charged Lodestone (+50 Intellect and +25 Haste) – Exalted
Lesser Inscription of Changed Lodestone (+30 Intellect and +20 Haste) – Honored
Dailies: Jaded Alt’s Notes about Therazane dailies.

Wildhammer Clan (Twilight Highlands)
(A) [...]

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A question of spec

I’ve started questing in Maelstrom/Deepholm and hit level 83. So far questing has been fairly easy and I’ve just kept with my “normal” Affliction raiding spec. This kind of makes me feel guilty since I -know- that spec isn’t optimal for levelling.

So I keep flipping over to my alt spec (which is still 0/0/0) [...]

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Maelstrom ho!

I “finished” Vashj’ir. Well.. ok, I’m 145/160 with no leads on the other 15 quests. Teh Intarwebz (and twitter) says the count is borked.. so hopefully Blizz will get that fixed soon so I can get the achievement.

The quest line was very enjoyable. I’m glad that I’m a quest reader.

That said, the [...]

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..down where it’s wetter, that’s where it’s better.. um.. yeah

11:59: Questing on Llyl (baby warlock) with Fiancé on his baby tauran pally.
12:01: Fiancee logs out so he can activate his download. I figure I’ll be smart and wait for the in-game message telling me Cata was ready for me.
12:12: In-game message finally fires.. like 15 times. 12 whole minutes late. BUT the queues [...]

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Unexpected Victory

I wasn’t expecting it. In fact I’d decided that just getting my Red Proto Drake was enough. But as luck would have it I got included in a guild run to kill the Lich King(it was the guild’s second kill as far as I know). So there you have it. I’m a Kingslayer. [...]

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Enemy’s Gate is Down

occulusI think I need to start making crib sheets for raid/dungeons. We ran Heroic Occulus.. and none of use could clearly remember any of the boss fights. I think I’ll start a set of Crib Sheets here and on the new guild site so that I have a quick reminder.. and a spot to cut/copy paste instructions for puggers.

I’m thinking things like these that Morrighan has done.
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