HoTs and DoTs: A Restoration Druid and Shadow Priest

Category Archives: Random

The Story

And a minute later and I was sitting on The Lich King’s knee taking a screen capture like I was a child posing with Santa in a Shopping Center (see above). What do I want for Christmas, Santa? One Tal’thas, Dagger of the Blood King please.

The Church of Lathology

I’m pleased to report that the morale in my guild has skyrocketed over the last couple of weeks.  After rebuilding our raid team at the beginning of the year we now have a strong group that has been playing together long enough to understand each others strengths and weaknesses.  So while our progression took a [...]

Goodbye Hots & Dots

After nearly a year of blogging for Hots & Dots, Cass and I have made the difficult decision to close this blog. You may have noticed that over the past month we’ve been blogging less and less about Icecrown Citadel, Cassandri and Lathere and have instead been providing posts on dungeon leveling, new character gearing and more casual events. (Posted 1st April 2010)

Revisiting Maraudon: Pristine Waters

This guide will take you on a loop that kills all four bosses but you’re going to get your satchel midway. To kill Princess T (the “final” boss) last would require a heck of a lot of extra clearing and backtracking. This run is much shorter, but you may need to convince your party to stick around for the second half.

World of Warcraft Personas (for Firefox)

We have some amazing artists in the WoW community. Since Firefox is open source, anyone can create a personas (essentially a single image and some text and background colour settings). You could create a Persona. I could create a Persona.

Inscription and Glyph Prices

When I decided to make an effort to succeed at selling glyphs, I went to the Auction House as Xata, called up my Inscription crafting window and started searching for glyphs that were listed for a lot and by just one or two people. I stumbled upon my first major competitor and my first in-demand glyph: the Glyph of Devastate.

Shared Topic: Eavesdropping on WoW Conversations

Have you ever been out and about and overheard someone talking about WoW, or someone overheard you and butted in?

Internet Censorship and the Future of World of Warcraft in Australia

Then someone realised that even if the content itself is out of our reach in Australia, the user’s ability to see it is well within our control. Since 2000 a project has been underway to create the Great Australian Firewall. All internet service providers in Australia – the guys you connect to first in order to access the internet – will check what you want to look at against the government’s good and bad list.

My Faithful Raiding Companion

I was inspired by Keeva & Kae’s pet posts and thought I would share a picture of my part angel/part devil cat Tristam. 

So Righteous

Occasionally I’ll get an idea in my head that really ought to award me the title The Insane all on its own. This is one of them. My Rogue, Chriara, has currently taken up residence, full-time, at the servant’s entrance to Stratholme.