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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Nikachelle » Sun Apr 07, 2013 7:23 pm

Less confusion in my eyes if you don't have to bother tank swapping. When we first started doing it I was (well, when I got my head out of the sand) religiously clearing the debuff around 5 stacks, which requires a paladin healer on top of your own BoPs. Now I carry the stacks a bit longer since we've all got better gear and could probably do it without the requirement of a paladin healer. I think on our last kill I only asked for one of his BoPs, but really could've pushed it longer.

You can BoP yourself and cancel it yep.

Oh raaaage. I went to go copy my macro for you and deleted the fucking thing. Nice.

Anyway, it should be:

/cancelaura Hand of Protection
/cancelaura Divine Shield
/targetlastarget

Not sure if the target part is even necessary.
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Fetzie » Sun Apr 07, 2013 7:27 pm

You can cover every Triple Puncture with a ShoR, which means you can take as many TPs as the boss can throw at you. It runs to 7 or 8 for us at each gate, I use Holy Avenger just before the 4th stack.

I use:

/cancelaura Hand of Protection
/cast Hand of Protection

and

/cancelaura Divine Shield
/cast Divine Shield
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Andurin » Sun Apr 07, 2013 11:30 pm

Got trough ToeS last saturday. One shot the first 3 bossess, 2 shot Sha. (The dragon got REALLY close to beserk tho). But we are now back to the normal progression list and we are going to venture into ToT next thursday ^^ Wonder how much trouble we are going to have with Horridon in there...
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Worldie » Mon Apr 08, 2013 6:02 am

Horridon is still doable with average gear. It's council that really tests your dps/healing/tanking.
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Ruldar » Mon Apr 08, 2013 6:43 am

The third wing of ToT was... let's call it "interesting" in LFR, but in the end the group my warlock was in got through it with only 2-3 wipes per boss.

As expected, the maze on Durumu was the big issue on that boss, once enough people figured out how to stay alive through that phase of the fight he dropped easily enough. Primordius took two tries, but only because no one bothered to explain the mechanics until after the first wipe. Not sure if it took three or four wipes on Dark Animus before enough dps were convinced to stop aeing down the little golems.

For running it on LFR the first week of availability, I like to think it was a reasonably successful run.
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Worldie » Mon Apr 08, 2013 7:01 am

You can wipe on dark animus? The only raid wiping thing on that fight is the aoeofdoom at 100 energy, and dark animus in LFR can only reach 81 energy, so what you do with other golems is hardly important.
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Chunes » Mon Apr 08, 2013 7:37 am

Dinged 90 for the first time yesterday.

Never in a million years would have thought it was going to be on my DK though...
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby econ21 » Mon Apr 08, 2013 7:41 am

Worldie wrote:You can wipe on dark animus? The only raid wiping thing on that fight is the aoeofdoom at 100 energy, and dark animus in LFR can only reach 81 energy, so what you do with other golems is hardly important.


Yeah we wiped to that on first attempt. If you kill the smallest golems fast enough, you activate so many of the bigger ones so quickly, that soon the whole room turns on you and you get overwhelmed.

Second attempt, we were more methodical - killing each larger golem as it activated so that by the time Dark Animus became active, there were very few other things left alive.
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Ruldar » Mon Apr 08, 2013 8:12 am

Worldie wrote:You can wipe on dark animus? The only raid wiping thing on that fight is the aoeofdoom at 100 energy, and dark animus in LFR can only reach 81 energy, so what you do with other golems is hardly important.


What was killing the raid was the Crimson Wake from the Large Golems. Too many of those up at once leads to a lot of AE damage on players, especially if most of the raid was already bunched up from AEing down the small golems.
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby bldavis » Mon Apr 08, 2013 8:29 am

Chunes wrote:Dinged 90 for the first time yesterday.

Never in a million years would have thought it was going to be on my DK though...

gratz and i know the feeling, i never thought i would be raid tanking on my dk, or that he would be my second 90
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby econ21 » Mon Apr 08, 2013 8:38 am

DK's are awesome tanks - not necessarily for raw power, but for sheer fun and engaging play style.

I have to say that - with my alt at L47 - monk tanks may be the same, but even more so.

I can't quite put my finger on it, but I find I smile a lot more when playing my DK or monk than my paladin, warrior or bear.
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Chunes » Mon Apr 08, 2013 9:23 am

I'm looking forward to seeing what I can solo as frost/blood in the days to come.

Since i'm no longer part of a regular raiding guild, I'll have to see what the upper limit of soloable content is just from LFR gear.
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby halabar » Mon Apr 08, 2013 9:28 am

Chunes wrote:I'm looking forward to seeing what I can solo as frost/blood in the days to come.

Since i'm no longer part of a regular raiding guild, I'll have to see what the upper limit of soloable content is just from LFR gear.


DK tanks are the beesknees for soloing the Warbringers. Go farm yourself a triceratops mount.
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby halabar » Mon Apr 08, 2013 9:29 am

Ruldar wrote:
Worldie wrote:You can wipe on dark animus? The only raid wiping thing on that fight is the aoeofdoom at 100 energy, and dark animus in LFR can only reach 81 energy, so what you do with other golems is hardly important.


What was killing the raid was the Crimson Wake from the Large Golems. Too many of those up at once leads to a lot of AE damage on players, especially if most of the raid was already bunched up from AEing down the small golems.


This. No strat in LFR with good dps can be a problem.
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Chunes » Mon Apr 08, 2013 10:43 am

halabar wrote:
Chunes wrote:I'm looking forward to seeing what I can solo as frost/blood in the days to come.

Since i'm no longer part of a regular raiding guild, I'll have to see what the upper limit of soloable content is just from LFR gear.


DK tanks are the beesknees for soloing the Warbringers. Go farm yourself a triceratops mount.



Haha i would if I didn't think they were one of the ugliest mounts in the game (second only to that hideous love bird mount).
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Nikachelle » Mon Apr 08, 2013 10:55 am

Awww the tail stompy thing for its /special move is really cute!
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby halabar » Mon Apr 08, 2013 11:16 am

Chunes wrote:
halabar wrote:
Chunes wrote:I'm looking forward to seeing what I can solo as frost/blood in the days to come.

Since i'm no longer part of a regular raiding guild, I'll have to see what the upper limit of soloable content is just from LFR gear.


DK tanks are the beesknees for soloing the Warbringers. Go farm yourself a triceratops mount.



Haha i would if I didn't think they were one of the ugliest mounts in the game (second only to that hideous love bird mount).


They are also a really good source for reputation commodations. and loot bags.
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Chunes » Mon Apr 08, 2013 11:40 am

They are also a really good source for reputation commodations. and loot bags.


Now we're speaking the same language.

I think the mounts actually look well designed, I just despise triceratops as a creature.

I would ride one of these, however:

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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Newsom » Mon Apr 08, 2013 11:48 am

Got a job. Quitting WoW. Real life here I come!
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Chunes » Mon Apr 08, 2013 11:54 am

Newsom wrote:Got a job. Quitting WoW. Real life here I come!



in before "can I have your gold"



grats on the job though, what will you be doing?
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby bldavis » Mon Apr 08, 2013 2:04 pm

halabar wrote:
Chunes wrote:I'm looking forward to seeing what I can solo as frost/blood in the days to come.

Since i'm no longer part of a regular raiding guild, I'll have to see what the upper limit of soloable content is just from LFR gear.


DK tanks are the beesknees for soloing the Warbringers. Go farm yourself a triceratops mount.

i can confirm this, and might add that there is no level limit on the rep boosts, and you can get the rep boosts on low level toons (the 300/600 rep for random dungeon for pandaria rep faction) which you can get in addition to tabard faction rep
on my 52 pally i got both klaxxi rep and goblin faction rep in a recent dungeon
doing this and running enough dungeons you can be exalted with all the factions by the time your alt hits 90
well...the 4 that have tokens for them (Golden Lotus, Klaxxi, August Celestials, and Shado-pan if you didnt know them)
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Brekkie:Tanks are like shitty DPS. And healers are like REALLY distracted DPS
Amirya:Why yes, your penis is longer than his because you hit 30k dps in the first 10 seconds. But guess what? That raid boss has a dick bigger than your ego.
Flex:I don't make mistakes. I execute carefully planned strategic group wipes.
Levie:(in /g) It's weird, I have a collar and I dont know where I got it from, Worgen are kinky!
Levie:Drunk Lev goes and does what he pleases just to annoy sober Lev.
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby Fetzie » Mon Apr 08, 2013 3:46 pm

bldavis wrote:
halabar wrote:
Chunes wrote:I'm looking forward to seeing what I can solo as frost/blood in the days to come.

Since i'm no longer part of a regular raiding guild, I'll have to see what the upper limit of soloable content is just from LFR gear.


DK tanks are the beesknees for soloing the Warbringers. Go farm yourself a triceratops mount.

i can confirm this, and might add that there is no level limit on the rep boosts, and you can get the rep boosts on low level toons (the 300/600 rep for random dungeon for pandaria rep faction) which you can get in addition to tabard faction rep
on my 52 pally i got both klaxxi rep and goblin faction rep in a recent dungeon
doing this and running enough dungeons you can be exalted with all the factions by the time your alt hits 90
well...the 4 that have tokens for them (Golden Lotus, Klaxxi, August Celestials, and Shado-pan if you didnt know them)

My Priest (level 85) is exalted with the August Celestials and Honored with Golden Lotus, and my Warlock (also 85) is Revered with both Shado-Pan and the August Celestials. Yay for 2400 reputation per Commendation turn-in (revered bonus unlocked + guild bonus + guild flag/DMF buff).
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby bldavis » Mon Apr 08, 2013 4:27 pm

my mage was revered with GL when he was 87, and my priest is just waiting for more tokens for his GL and AC rep
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Brekkie:Tanks are like shitty DPS. And healers are like REALLY distracted DPS
Amirya:Why yes, your penis is longer than his because you hit 30k dps in the first 10 seconds. But guess what? That raid boss has a dick bigger than your ego.
Flex:I don't make mistakes. I execute carefully planned strategic group wipes.
Levie:(in /g) It's weird, I have a collar and I dont know where I got it from, Worgen are kinky!
Levie:Drunk Lev goes and does what he pleases just to annoy sober Lev.
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby halabar » Mon Apr 08, 2013 4:30 pm

Beginning to think the monk I'm very slowing leveling needs some tabards...
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Re: Post Your Successes!

Postby bldavis » Mon Apr 08, 2013 4:50 pm

halabar wrote:Beginning to think the monk I'm very slowing leveling needs some tabards...

just go to the faction QMs, if you are running dungeons at all you should get enough rep to get at least to revered and get bags
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Amirya:Why yes, your penis is longer than his because you hit 30k dps in the first 10 seconds. But guess what? That raid boss has a dick bigger than your ego.
Flex:I don't make mistakes. I execute carefully planned strategic group wipes.
Levie:(in /g) It's weird, I have a collar and I dont know where I got it from, Worgen are kinky!
Levie:Drunk Lev goes and does what he pleases just to annoy sober Lev.
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