Labor Day musings

Friday when I posted, I completely forgot that this is a long Labor Day holiday weekend in the US. Had I remembered, I would probably have given my readers notice that I would not be posting today. But I did not remember, so you all are stuck with a catch-as-catch-can post. I did play WoW … Continue reading Labor Day musings

Blizz’s wall of silence

Last night and this morning I’ve been entertaining myself by reading some of the most popular 8.0-related threads on the forums. Judging solely by numbers of posts, it seems like the patch changes evoking the most emotion are (more or less in order): Communities/Guild interface Removal of full screen mode Personal loot (still) Leveling changes … Continue reading Blizz’s wall of silence

Communities

Standard disclaimer — if you want to be completely surprised about everything when Battle for Azeroth goes live, don’t read this. tl;dr: Get ready for a social shitstorm in WoW. The latest build of the Battle for Azeroth beta theoretically contains more of the framework for Communities, although much of it is either not yet … Continue reading Communities

Q&A – informative for a change

Yesterday I had a lot going on and was not able to watch the Q&A live, so I watched it this morning. I kind of wish I had made some time to watch it yesterday, because for a change there was quite a lot of very good information in it, and if I had had … Continue reading Q&A – informative for a change

Antorus the Marathon Burn

Well, last night we dipped our collective guild toe into Antorus the Burning Throne. Following our usual approach of running Normal a couple of times before we pare down the raid team and start progression at the Heroic level, last night’s run was Normal and we had 22-23 players for most of the night. In … Continue reading Antorus the Marathon Burn