Irregular Meditations

From the Mind of Mister Jones

March 18th, 2010

People always ask me the question, “Why are people addicted to World of Warcraft?”  Well, being a World of Warcraft player, I have an answer: It’s a fantasy role-playing game that allows millions of online players to share adventures and/or battle each other in a large interactive world. Role-playing games (or RPG) are defined as a game in which players assume the roles of characters (or avatars) in a fictional setting or world. The World of Warcraft is so vast, that it’s almost impossible to see and experience everything the game has to offer. Well, in this blog, I’ll break it down.

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March 3rd, 2010

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This is the first boss in the Icecrown Citadel raid. This is our group, the Anzacs, running a 10-man raid. I was the healer and it’s very difficult to heal the “tanks” as they take moderately-high damage (10-15k every second from Saber Lash). If you don’t move your ass, Marrowgar casts a Cold Fire that spreads everywhere. In the 25-man raid, he drops the shield I need⎯Bulwark of Smouldering Steel. Yes, I know, nerd talk again.