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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby benebarba » Tue Nov 13, 2012 9:35 am

Klaudandus wrote:Also, go play some touhou or another bullet hell game and switch camera to a top view angle

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Yup - top view worked, as did taking advantage of the massive hit-box real estate he rocks. Also Speed of light to get between platforms worked wonders. Probably just have to hit it and hope we spend > 45 seconds on the first and second platforms

I found running in roughly a circle seemed to work out for the rings, then cutting in at the end. But I got hit a couple times. I'll try running with the spiral next time.
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Lastwolf » Tue Nov 13, 2012 10:00 am

Unless you think you can do 20% of the boss's HP in 45 seconds you should be fine, I always am.
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Stubblerump » Tue Nov 13, 2012 1:46 pm

My pally tank and lock both received a lot of LFR love this week. My pally tank got tier gloves from Sha, the Elegion axe, and shield from MV raidfinder, and 483 tank helm from HoF raidfinder, along with a boe leg drop from tiller vermin. The lock got the offhand from HoF raidfinder. Also went crazy seeing what my lock could solo. Really loving my voidwalker tank. An incredible difference on holding aggro 100% from the cata version where I had maybe 25 seconds before I'd have to soulshatter for another maybe 10 seconds before he couldn't get aggro back. Anyway, Soloed Tempest Keep, then Mag's to clear a trial of the Naaru quest that I've had since BC (yeah that was just lols), 4 bosses from SSC for tier 5 belt/boots and sword/wand mogs, took her to ICC and farmed trash rep (should've got her exalted during Wrath ><) but bonespikes still a problem on first boss, can survive one, but goes downhill from there and still a bit squishy to not use tankbuddy. Then went to Trial of Crusader and downed the animal bosses (need a wand mog) while getting the 2 worms in 10s achieve (yay soulswap, lol) and the demon boss after that. Could probably do faction champs, got 2 down, but will need to look up kill order again and wasn't that motivated to kill anything other than first animal bosses anyway. Might have to try some FL trash for the lols. I had quit old content since the expac came out until now. But this week, was LFR/Sha complete and valor capped on both and was about to get dry heaves from the thought of more dailies. :lol:
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Nooska » Tue Nov 13, 2012 3:16 pm

We had a raid! and we got down 2/6 without a lot of trouble - considering 2 new tanks and 3 dpser sthat hadn't actually been in the fights before, thats a pretty good night - especially since there wer worries that the raidgroup would dissolve less than a week ago! :D
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Fetzie » Tue Nov 13, 2012 4:09 pm

Two new bosses in one night, and Garalon was down to 39%.
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby econ21 » Wed Nov 14, 2012 3:29 am

Discovered the GTFO add-on.

I run LFR as dps but have an embarassingly low life expectancy. It's like I can't see a pretty fire on the ground without wanting to plant myself on it. GTFO is a perfect antidote.

MOP seems very keen on fires on the ground, encouraging movement rather than tank and spank fights, so GTFO is also good for 5-man zergs and even fighting those rares out in the world.

I had assumed such an add-on would be redundant with a boss mod like DBM, but it isn't. And I find sound cues - such as it provides - are by far the most effective in-game way of conveying information fast (as in DBMs "Run away little girl!").
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby JoeBravo » Wed Nov 14, 2012 4:04 am

econ21 wrote:Discovered the GTFO add-on.

I run LFR as dps but have an embarassingly low life expectancy. It's like I can't see a pretty fire on the ground without wanting to plant myself on it. GTFO is a perfect antidote.

MOP seems very keen on fires on the ground, encouraging movement rather than tank and spank fights, so GTFO is also good for 5-man zergs and even fighting those rares out in the world.

I had assumed such an add-on would be redundant with a boss mod like DBM, but it isn't. And I find sound cues - such as it provides - are by far the most effective in-game way of conveying information fast (as in DBMs "Run away little girl!").


I love that addon. only problem might be: I've come to rely on it. :P
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Forgrim » Wed Nov 14, 2012 6:19 am

4p ret set bonus. now to take advantage of 85 second reduction til 5.1 hits and i get sad.
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Sagara » Thu Nov 15, 2012 12:31 am

Fun little evening - reached Exalted with Anglers, and Shado-pan will be over tonight, leaving me with the Celestials (yay) and GL (meh). We tried HoF part 2 on LFR, and the Amber-Shaper seems to be quite the bitch, as we kept getting 1/3 queues. Thanks to wowhead's /rw, we eventually 2-shotted everything.

And then, cherry on cake - the Sha is generous enough to drop the tier pants!
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Lastwolf » Thu Nov 15, 2012 2:41 am

After rebuilding our raid group for the 3rd time already this expansion I wasn't holding out much hope when it was decided to do some heroic stone guard for the first with 4 new people.

Quite pleased when we downed it, first time (after the 30odd other times we died) :D
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby lythac » Thu Nov 15, 2012 3:36 am

Two pieces of PvP gear from Sha to go with the one piece last week, seem to be well itemised as well. Bit frustrated that Sha drops gear that is higher ilvl than LFR.

3rd clear of BWL and 2nd clear of MC (on Warrior) -

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1 Binding.
1 Eye of Sulfurus.

Not sure if I will get round to crafted the legendary nice the option is there if I want it.
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby bldavis » Thu Nov 15, 2012 3:39 am

well Sha is replacement for BH/VoA so it should drop normal tier
you still need to get a bunch of ppl, beat the other fac....oh wiat that is galleon...
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby JoeBravo » Thu Nov 15, 2012 4:47 am

2 chest upgrades in LFR \0/
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Sagara » Thu Nov 15, 2012 5:12 am

JoeBravo wrote:2 chest upgrades in LFR \0/


AS if you weren't geared already... The others musta been pissed :-p
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby JoeBravo » Thu Nov 15, 2012 5:42 am

Sagara wrote:
JoeBravo wrote:2 chest upgrades in LFR \0/


AS if you weren't geared already... The others musta been pissed :-p


pff, both Lrr and Xilus outgear me, and I even with my ilvl, I'm one of the few with 2 450 items still on me (not complaining tho).
besides, think most of the ppl attending yesterday got at least 1 up- or sidegrade. :)

we'll see how much we can disenchant again from MV again today. I predict one agi-mail item per boss :P
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby halabar » Thu Nov 15, 2012 11:00 am

bldavis wrote:well Sha is replacement for BH/VoA so it should drop normal tier
you still need to get a bunch of ppl, beat the other fac....oh wiat that is galleon...
Sha you just have to get friends and lolfaceroll


Galleon is pretty much faceroll too, unless the other faction attacks. Galleon is just rare.
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Sagara » Thu Nov 15, 2012 3:01 pm

2nd night of raiding in MoP - Gara'jal gives up the ghost, and the Kings are looking like they'll fall Sunday.
Got a necklace to boot!
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Klaudandus » Thu Nov 15, 2012 3:09 pm

We actually found Kings to be easier than Gajaral

And yay on the new necklace
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Sagara » Thu Nov 15, 2012 3:23 pm

Yeah, and Gara is nothing apart from a tight DPS check.

Was failry easy in the end.
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Nikachelle » Thu Nov 15, 2012 4:53 pm

Klaudandus wrote:We actually found Kings to be easier than Gajaral

And yay on the new necklace

Kings feels like a joke compared to everything else in there.

That being said, someone made that exact same comment this past raid weekend and, of course, we proceeded to wipe 6+ times on Spirit Kings as a result. Typical.
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby bldavis » Thu Nov 15, 2012 4:59 pm

halabar wrote:
bldavis wrote:well Sha is replacement for BH/VoA so it should drop normal tier
you still need to get a bunch of ppl, beat the other fac....oh wiat that is galleon...
Sha you just have to get friends and lolfaceroll


Galleon is pretty much faceroll too, unless the other faction attacks. Galleon is just rare.

i was saying beat the other faction to a tag
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby halabar » Thu Nov 15, 2012 7:28 pm

bldavis wrote:
halabar wrote:
bldavis wrote:well Sha is replacement for BH/VoA so it should drop normal tier
you still need to get a bunch of ppl, beat the other fac....oh wiat that is galleon...
Sha you just have to get friends and lolfaceroll


Galleon is pretty much faceroll too, unless the other faction attacks. Galleon is just rare.

i was saying beat the other faction to a tag


Depending on the server, ya.

However, the bigger challenge may just be getting in the group. Not many know of the "leave group and invite others to share the tag".

I've gotten in a group once so far, from the group first forming to the pull was 5 min tops, likely less. Easy to miss out on that.
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby bldavis » Thu Nov 15, 2012 7:58 pm

i havent even seen him up on either server so...
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby masterpoobaa » Thu Nov 15, 2012 8:42 pm

Level 80 pallytank alt... with Heirlooms, crafted and those REDONKULOUS i409 random panda drops.

56k health.
8% dodge.
52% parry.
35% haste.
17% hit (wish i could get rid of more)
17% expertise (ditto)

LULS. JUST. LULS.

And I just went from 80 to 81 farming that big room of undead supplicants/worshippers in the smaller citadel next to icecrown citadel for cloth drops. Pull all of them at once.
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Extermi » Thu Nov 15, 2012 11:59 pm

After 2 weeks and ~40 wipes we finally got Elegon down and then 3-shotted the last boss, clearing the first raid instance. Yay ! And, me being top DPS in the final fight due to all my opportunistic strikes - opportunism never felt that good :)
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