Whelmed by the patch

CAUTION: May contain Patch 8.1.5 spoilers, read at your own risk. As you all know, Patch 8.1.5 dropped yesterday. To quote Mel Brooks, “I am not overwhelmed, but I am definitely whelmed ...” by it. As a minor major patch goes, it is fine I suppose, and like every patch it has some positives as well … Continue reading Whelmed by the patch

Profession changes — lipstick on a pig

Okay, this is not my first time writing about the dismal state of professions in WoW, and sadly it probably will not be my last, but sheesh Blizz, not to put too fine a point on it — WTF IS WRONG WITH YOU?   There are some moves Blizz make that absolutely convince me there … Continue reading Profession changes — lipstick on a pig

Gearing alts

Yesterday, still recovering from a bout with the flu, I felt good enough to be upright but not good enough to be moving around much — the perfect set of circumstances for spending a lot of hours playing WoW! So I spent the whole day leveling my Windwalker monk. Actually, I am not a fan … Continue reading Gearing alts

Remember fun?

Last night our guild resumed its regular raid night, after a nice long holiday break. We pretty much romped through heroic Uldir, with only a couple of wipes each at Zul and G’huun. We were short a couple of our core raiders, so some others had to fill in on cc and orb duties, and … Continue reading Remember fun?

Phasing out armor crafting?

Today, let’s talk professions in WoW. I have never been a profession geek in the game, but I have usually pursued them and had a lot of fun with them. I look upon them as an integral part of the game, and one of my main goals for alts is to have at least one … Continue reading Phasing out armor crafting?

Blizz – cheapskates and skinflints

If I could actually ask a question at this year’s Blizzcon World of Warcraft Q&A, it would be this: Why has Blizz become so miserly? I am talking about things like: Mission table quests. The gold from them is not even close to what we got from Legion class hall missions. There is absolutely zero … Continue reading Blizz – cheapskates and skinflints