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Shifting Perspectives: Hit Rating, Expertise and Defense skill for PvE Shifting Perspectives explores issues affecting druids and those who group with them. This week John Patricelli, sometimes known as the Big Bear Butt Blogger, offers guidance on three of the Feral Druids'...

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AddOn Spotlight: QuestHelper We love quests, but they can be excessively frustrating sometimes. Usually they annoy you most when they make you wander all over, back and forth, without seeming to accomplish things efficiently. Here's an addon to help! ...

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WotLK Bestiary unveiled Blizzard has started to release more beasties from the upcoming Wrath of the Lich King expansion for World of Warcraft. If you haven't gotten a chance to check out some of the new creatures, be sure to pop in and check these out! ...

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Blood Sport: Essential arena addons Like I mentioned in my Building an Arena team article, some PvPers scoff at PvP mods. For me, I like to think of addons as little "fixes" that address deficiencies in the default UI. It's not like they create a huge unfair advantage or a...

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Patch 2.3.3 glitches With the advent of Patch 2.3.3 yesterday, there have been reports of unusual behavior. A few people in my guild say that while the load times might be shorter, when they do log in, everyone is naked... Tales from the Lion'...

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Breakfast Topic: When did you get hooked? ...it was during my first group, right around level 7, where three people I'd never met and I did a few quests together, and traveled all over the Night Elf starting area. All of us kind of figured out just how great this game was ...

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Breakfast Topic: What would you do differently? ... what would you do different in WoW if you got to start all over again? Same character, same server, same friends, same guild, same adventures. But now you have special knowledge of your game playing career to avoid the pi...

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All the World's a Stage: A little help from my friends Roleplaying a new character can be hard, even for advanced roleplayers. Usually you only begin with the fragment of a character, some vague idea of what you want your character to be like. Even if you have a pretty cle...

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Breakfast Topic: Blizzard made me quit It's not new that players all over the trade channel and forums have been threatening to quit WoW after every change, or lack thereof, that Blizzard makes. After the latest hunter pet hotfix, rendering the Grimtotem Spirit Guides unta...

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Happy Birthday Outland! One year ago today, we the huddled, shivering masses (well, shivering in many parts of the country, anyway) got our hands on Burning Crusade, the first ever WoW expansion. Blizzard started saying shortly thereafter that they would be attempting to m...

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Attunement: A big hassle or not a big deal? I recently dinged 70, finally after a long haul. Naturally, I was all hopped-up to run Karazhan until I learned I needed to first complete an arduous attunement process... Officers' Quarters: The wro...

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The Care and Feeding of Warriors: Saying hi to the new boss One of the drawbacks of playing a tank is needing to have a certain threshold of gear in order to do the job. You might well know how to hold aggro exceedingly well, but if you don't have the armor, defense, mitig...

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Totem Talk: We were not prepared But it can't be denied that shamans have been angry this year. Despite the introduction of shamans to the Alliance, they're still the least played class in the game. So what happened with shamans to bring them to such a state of discontent?...

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Encrypted Text: 222223, or how to level 1-20 as a rogue However, I rolled my rogue ... well, I rolled my rogue a long time ago. An embarassingly long time ago. Suffice it to say that when I rolled my rogue, Gwen Stefani was singing about not being a hollaback girl... ...

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Guildwatch: Caught redhanded, but too late Who could that be? A former officer of Death Squad-- they had some jerk get promoted to officer in their guild, and then grab their stuff and ditch them, leaving them nothing but this log full of stolen items. Not cool. Be careful...

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Stretching yourself too thin But sometimes I have a problem, in that everyone I know has the same work and play schedule, and as a result, they want me to tank or heal or DPS for them at the same time. I don't know about you, but I can't tank Heroic Shattered Halls for my ...

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All the World's a Stage: Something to remember me by The best characters in novels and movies often leap into your mind from the moment you first see them -- something they say or do sets them apart and captures your interest, and from that time on, you're hooked. ...

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Another day in Warcraft brings us a Gamers on the Street interview asking about your new years resolutions, a look back on 2007 for Arenas, Totem Talk discusses taking deaths personally, we review the Ron Paul rally on Whisperwind, and the mounts we might see in Wrath of the Lich King. ...

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The holidays are winding down in Azeroth, and everyone is getting back to their daily grind. Yesterday in Warcraft, we have making your own healthstones, the most recent tale from the Lion's Pride Inn, a look back over 2007 for Warlocks, in-game age discrimination, the old honor grind, and our revi...

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Have you been ringing in the new year with World of Warcraft? We have! For yesterday's news from the World of Warcraft, we have leveling help for your new Druid, a walkthrough of the Horde Paladin epic mount quest, discussion of our Death Knight-ridden future, the idea of scalable dungeons, raid hea...

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