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Re: Post your Frustrations.

Postby valura » Fri Apr 18, 2014 12:29 am

Fetzie wrote:
Valura wrote:Taken from /2

"LFM SoO10n, must have ilvl 560+ and curve."
"LFM Flex4, need ilvl 565+ and curve."
and the best one of them all...
"LFM Flex1, need 565+, curve and 4/14HC minimum" Oo

Sure the second two aren't just trolling the first?


Sadly no, these were some of the most noticeable in a 10 minutes window of /2 filled with LFM, LGF, vendoring, etc...

These just stood out due to the lack of logic behind them.

Edit: Have gotten Curve earlier this week, with a good PuG (no windowlickers) that had an avg ilvl of 545-553 (one very skilled healer had 539 and was doing just fine). One near-wipe (FD + mass ress FTW), and one failure on Siege Engineer later 4 ppl got their first Garrosh normal kill. With skill and some dedication everything can be done, even in an almost pure PuG with below par requirements... Now if only the masses would come to realize that
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Re: Post your Frustrations.

Postby Worldie » Fri Apr 18, 2014 2:36 am

valura, it's not about "cannot be done" with lower ilvl (remember Flex is tuned for people in 520-530 gear and SoO normal is tuned for 540ish).

It's about people who pug not really wantin to put effort and progress, rather wanting a free and clean loot run. People who want to progress usually do that with guilds or with organized pugs, or even in alt runs, and have no interest in grouping with randoms for it.
By going with people 20-30 ilvls ahead of the minimum requirement you eliminate a lot of the randomness due to lack of skill of the members.
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Re: Post your Frustrations.

Postby Jabari » Tue Apr 22, 2014 8:03 am

LAG

(There is something horribly wrong with the servers - we couldn't do a thing last night. Somehow got through H:Thok (but the healers were crying the entire time), had no chance to even make more attempts at Blackfuse.)
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Re: Post your Frustrations.

Postby Amirya » Tue Apr 22, 2014 6:56 pm

Fucking Santa Claus on a pogo stick.

Dealing with a claim that I rarely deal with, I check with one of our liability representatives on how to handle it. Looking in the policy guide yields the lovely gem of, "welp, you can handle it this way OR you can handle it that way."

Gee, thanks. So I get to pick and choose?

6 more weeks of this type of stupidity...
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Re: Post your Frustrations.

Postby Fetzie » Tue Apr 22, 2014 7:44 pm

On-GCD Seal Twisting/stance requirements in WoD.

2005 phoned, they said to stop stealing their mechanics.
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Re: Post your Frustrations.

Postby Klaudandus » Tue Apr 22, 2014 8:21 pm

Fetzie wrote:On-GCD Seal Twisting/stance requirements in WoD.

2005 phoned, they said to stop stealing their mechanics.


Can you link it? I think I somehow missed something.
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Re: Post your Frustrations.

Postby Fetzie » Wed Apr 23, 2014 4:02 am

Klaudandus wrote:
Fetzie wrote:On-GCD Seal Twisting/stance requirements in WoD.

2005 phoned, they said to stop stealing their mechanics.


Can you link it? I think I somehow missed something.



https://twitter.com/Celestalon/status/4 ... 3500418048
@Maegoree: @Celestalon If HotR is activated by SoR, are seals still on GCD? Affects seal dancing talent as well.

‏@Celestalon: @Maegoree Yes.


https://twitter.com/Celestalon/status/4 ... 7643021312
@Celestalon: Ret/Prot will swap Seals more than Holy will. Seal of Righteousness will convert Crusader Strike into Hammer of the Righteousness


https://twitter.com/Celestalon/status/4 ... 4828582912
@Faytte: @Celestalon So where do you find a balance here? Are prot tanks gonna be 1 gcd behind other tanks for switching between aoe/single threat?

@Celestalon: @Faytte There IS room between CS cooldowns, remember.
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Re: Post your Frustrations.

Postby Amirya » Wed Apr 23, 2014 7:38 am

Trying to get some paperwork approved for intermittent absences under FMLA.

The case manager decided to call me this morning to let me know the paperwork, while received, is incomplete.

I appreciate the information, but I probably would have appreciated it a lot more had she not called me at 445 in the fucking morning.

(As it was an 800 number, I ignored the call, struggled to get back to sleep, and listened to the message after my shower.)

Which leads me to the next frustration - day 3 in a row of waking up at some stupid hour and struggling to go back to sleep.
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Re: Post your Frustrations.

Postby Klaudandus » Wed Apr 23, 2014 7:39 am

Fetzie wrote:
Klaudandus wrote:
Fetzie wrote:On-GCD Seal Twisting/stance requirements in WoD.

2005 phoned, they said to stop stealing their mechanics.


Can you link it? I think I somehow missed something.



https://twitter.com/Celestalon/status/4 ... 3500418048
@Maegoree: @Celestalon If HotR is activated by SoR, are seals still on GCD? Affects seal dancing talent as well.

‏@Celestalon: @Maegoree Yes.


https://twitter.com/Celestalon/status/4 ... 7643021312
@Celestalon: Ret/Prot will swap Seals more than Holy will. Seal of Righteousness will convert Crusader Strike into Hammer of the Righteousness


https://twitter.com/Celestalon/status/4 ... 4828582912
@Faytte: @Celestalon So where do you find a balance here? Are prot tanks gonna be 1 gcd behind other tanks for switching between aoe/single threat?

@Celestalon: @Faytte There IS room between CS cooldowns, remember.


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Re: Post your Frustrations.

Postby Newsom » Wed Apr 23, 2014 9:33 am

Klaudandus wrote:Image

Someone please smack Celestalon on the head.


If this goes live I don't think I want to play Paladin any more. Seal swapping ON THE GCD is a HORRIBLE, HORRIBLE idea.
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Re: Post your Frustrations.

Postby Worldie » Wed Apr 23, 2014 9:40 am

That one day I finally decide to get stuff done in WoW again, whole EU collapses and servers have to face a emergency maintenance.


Holy crap.
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Re: Post your Frustrations.

Postby Newsom » Wed Apr 23, 2014 9:45 am

No raid tonight I guess. And these Celestalon tweets are pissing me off majorly.

Celestalon wrote:Paladins get the exact same defensive benefit from Crit that Warriors do.


What? We'll get free holy power from critting now? I don't understand.
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Re: Post your Frustrations.

Postby KysenMurrin » Wed Apr 23, 2014 9:52 am

Does that mean they're giving Paladins Crit->Parry as well now?
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Re: Post your Frustrations.

Postby Newsom » Wed Apr 23, 2014 9:58 am

KysenMurrin wrote:Does that mean they're giving Paladins Crit->Parry as well now?


Aha! That must be it.
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Re: Post your Frustrations.

Postby Newsom » Wed Apr 23, 2014 4:49 pm

Another major WoD bummer: not being able to change which zone the Garrison is in. I really, really hate snow. :(
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Re: Post your Frustrations.

Postby Amirya » Wed Apr 23, 2014 6:35 pm

Flaming ignorance makes me want to punch people.

Apparently, someone around here thinks that "only third world countries" get a particular type of benign cancer.
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Re: Post your Frustrations.

Postby Klaudandus » Wed Apr 23, 2014 6:39 pm

Amirya wrote:Flaming ignorance makes me want to punch people.

Apparently, someone around here thinks that "only third world countries" get a particular type of benign cancer.


Reminds me of the chick that got fired while on a plane to South Africa for tweeting something like "Going to South Africa, hope I don't get AIDS, oh wait, I'm white, I won't get AIDS" and she was a PR manager for several companies.
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Re: Post your Frustrations.

Postby bldavis » Wed Apr 23, 2014 10:49 pm

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Re: Post your Frustrations.

Postby Sagara » Wed Apr 23, 2014 11:09 pm

Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the former.
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Re: Post your Frustrations.

Postby Passionario » Thu Apr 24, 2014 6:25 am

My home computer gave up the ghost yesterday. I'll probably get a new one for my birthday, but that's almost a month away.
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Re: Post your Frustrations.

Postby Shoju » Fri Apr 25, 2014 10:51 am

As if things in my life weren't shitty enough right now.

My mom's cancer is back.

2013 was the year of success, and good things.
2014 has so far been 115 days of stress.


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Re: Post your Frustrations.

Postby Klaudandus » Fri Apr 25, 2014 12:02 pm

sorry to hear about that, cancer can go fuck itself.
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Re: Post your Frustrations.

Postby Ruex » Fri Apr 25, 2014 6:39 pm

Sorry to read about the cancer. Always sad.

Nothing serious for me.
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Re: Post your Frustrations.

Postby Worldie » Mon Apr 28, 2014 3:09 am

Unsubbed again, even though I have already preordered collector WoD.

Frustration cause yeah... I do like WoW, but atm it's just so flat and boring, wtb content :\
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Re: Post your Frustrations.

Postby KysenMurrin » Mon Apr 28, 2014 8:38 am

I've been tipped off that sometime tomorrow I'll be officially told that my job role is on the list of roles they're considering cutting to save money.
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