Category: World of Warcraft

Mythic Difficulty: Mythic failure?

So, looking at the stats released by MMO Champion it looks like Mythic Raiding has been an abject failure in terms of participation numbers. A few days ago I guesstimated that Mythic was catering to between 2 to 5% of the player base. Looks like that estimation was absolutely right on the nose. At best,…

By Sar 01/06/2015 Off

#NoFlyNoSub #BringBackFlying

The 2 tags that defined my weekend 😛 And Wow. The last few days have been a flurry of activity on the website, all over the no-flying announcement by Watcher. Not least there was a real spike in site traffic over the weekend and the first half of this week, which saw traffic into the…

By Sar 28/05/2015 Off

Warlords: Where did it all go wrong?

It all looked so good, so full of promise, wonder and nostalgia. However, Warlords has sadly proven the old Heraclitus quote that you can “never step into the same river twice“. The Big Whimper of a L-L-L-L-Launch The expansion started off with a whimper. Servers didn’t work properly for days, rubber banding and being booted from…

By Sar 22/03/2015 0

“Get Better Items”: Arguing for the return of reforging

[blizzardquote author=”Bashiok” source=”http://us.battle.net/wow/en/forum/topic/16285109103?page=8#151″] Itemization and Stats Their original reason for removing Reforging was the fact that everyone was using it solely to maintain Hit and Expertise cap. with those two stats gone, I legitimately see no reason why Reforging cannot be brought back and used in the way it was originally designed for. That was…

By Sar 16/02/2015 Off

Mythic: Was it worth it?

Before I get talking about Mythic, I want to talk about our own progression in BRF. With Thunder doing our normal business of starting off nice and slow, and building up to a finish, we’ve begun in Blackrock Foundry in Normal Mode,  and so far we’ve got up to 9/10 down inside of the first…

By Sar 13/02/2015 Off