Every week, WoW Insider brings you Encrypted Text for assassination, combat and subtlety rogues. Chase Christian will be your guide to the world of shadows every Wednesday. Feel free to email me with any questions or article suggestions you'd like to see covered here.
When the art team at Blizza...
May 2nd 2012 at 9:00am
Here's a spooky looking offhand for current endgame casters. If you have an item you'd like to see here next week, shout it out in the comments below, please.
Name: Mystifying Charm (Wowhead, Thottbot, Armory)
Type: Epic Offhand
+65 Stamina, +65 Intellect, +57 S...
November 27th 2009 at 8:00pm
I don't remember doing an off-hand for a while, and this is pretty much the offhand to have. Who wouldn't want to carry the universe around in the palm of your hand?Name: Cosmos (Wowhead, Thottbot, WoWDB)Type: Epic Off-handDamage/Speed: N/AAbilities:
+52 Stamina, +55 Intellect. Which points at...
August 14th 2009 at 8:50pm
I only slightly mentioned this back on the podcast, I think, but there was a fairly interesting change that snuck in the patch notes on 2.4.2: lots of formerly main hand weapons have become one-hand weapons. There are a couple of theories poking around about why this could be -- dual wield is first...
May 15th 2008 at 6:30pm
This week it's off to the Black Temple for a little stabby stab stabby.Name: Messenger of FateType: Epic One-hand DaggerDamage/Speed: 112-169 / 1.40 (100.4 DPS)Abilities:
+22 Agility, +31 Stamina
On equip: increases attack power by 44.
Handmade for Rogues to use as an offhand. The spe...
November 23rd 2007 at 4:17pm
WoW's designers can't get too creative with most of their armor. Helmets can be buckets, crowns, hoods, etc., but they still have to be able to fit on the heads of twenty different models. Same with shoulderpieces and clothing, which are mostly distinguished by color and a little extra ornamentati...
June 25th 2007 at 8:00am
Last week on PLP, we took a look at a great Aldor item, and this week it's Scyer time. By now, you've probably learned (if you've visited Shattrath City) that players get to choose one of two factions to follow, and each has its own items, recipes and rewards to try for. From the Scryer side comes...
February 16th 2007 at 3:10pm