Should Healers and Tanks Get The Biggest Rewards?

I recently stumbled upon an article on World of Matticus, that claimed Tanks and Healers Should Get The Biggest Rewards which was written by Gordon of the We Fly Spitfires blog back in 2010 and it got me thinking. We know there is shortage of tanks and healers to allow the masses of DPS to run Raid Finder and heroic 5 man content and that is in part because the…

July 30, 2013

Proving Grounds and 5.4 PTR Patch Notes

So finally we’re getting a training simulator. Sounds like a great idea I’m sure we’ve heard it before somewhere, maybe this post from March 2011?  Either way I think it is really good news and seems that Blizz are really pushing out loads of features this patch. Maybe flex raids aren’t the killer feature… Also the Virtual Realms are a great idea but could be fraught with problems. Needing to…

June 12, 2013

10 vs 25 Man Raiding

Back in April 2010, Blizzard announced the single raid lockout for 10 and 25 man raids. They also announcede that the loot in Cataclysm raids would be the same iLevel for 10 and 25 man raids. It is now 10 months since Cata launched and I have had time to assess the impact this policy has had on raiding, guilds and the game in general.  I finished Wrath in a 25 man…

September 5, 2011

The Ghosts of Progression

Today I’m bringing to you 2 ideas. The first is not mine, but that of Gevlon. himself, I’m a regular reader of  the Greedy Goblin and have been since I began researching gold making. He stopped blogging mainly about gold making and focuses on the social engineering side of the game. I admire some of his ideas, The PuG, Undergeared, his ganking project and even his beliefs on M&S but I do question his motivation…

March 9, 2011

Duane – Hates Cata

Duane has decided he hates Cataclysm. Back in Wrath Duane loved Warcraft and has always been a bit of an instance junkie. He did change his main from the DPS God class of the week to the OP pally tank. Now to be fair, Duane was a really good mage and like myself just got bored of raiding on a mage because the rotation as arcane was the old 1,1,1,2 that you could macro so…

January 12, 2011