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How many of you remember these things

Postby Shagaire on Fri Jun 18, 2010 10:27 am

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-During original WoW alpha, Scholomance was supposed to be an outdoor elite area (probably where sorrow hill is now), but the developers made it so big and good that they decided to make it an instance.
-At the beginning, all shields were bucklers, and rogues/hunters could use those bucklers, but when they turned all of those into Shields, they took away the ability for them to equip it.
-Survival talents for hunters was the "melee" tree and they had a lacerate ability which dealt less than 100 damage at lvl 60.
-Discipline tree for priests was supposed to be a "melee" tree (think of like monk), which is why Inner Fire increased attack power.
-All of you know this already, but dwarves could be mages.
-Hunters were using focus.
-Several classes had talents which increased stats by a raw number (for example 20/40/60/80/100 spell power (not percent but just 100 SP)), and they didnt scale at all with gear/level.
-There was almost no spellpower on gear during early vanilla. It wasn't a strange thing to see a lvl 60 mage with less than 30 SP.
-The reason why there are so many cloaks with exactly the same stats in the starting areas was because cloaks also had armor types (for example cloth/leather/mail/plate cloaks)
-There were two big islands off the western coast of STV, which were removed, but if you go far enough with mount and water walking, you can reach the area where they were. You will see that you are zoning in Isle of Doctor Lapidis or Gillijim's Isle.
-Elwynn Forest, Stormwind and Westfall were the first zones that blizzard made back before 2001. That is why they are crappier than other starting zones.
-Azshara has very little quests because Blizzard has designed it with a terrible layout, and they realized that too late. They thought most people would hate it so much, so they just didn't bother and left it for future expansions (cataclysm)
-Their original design(back before alpha) was that horde and alliance each had only 100 quests in the game.(was said in a recent interview)
-At release, there were almost no quests at all in Silithus(or anything important), and it was added in the AQ patch(or earlier I don't remember)
-There were much less quests past level 50 at release, so players complained that they had to grind mobs in order to level, and blizzard added more quests later.
-Blackrock Spire, Stratholme and Scholomance were all tuned for 15 people raids, and they were still way too hard even with 15 people, which they later toned down to 5 players (except for UBRS which is 10 player)
-Before TBC was released, you were able to blink through deadmines portal and glitch it, cast slow fall off an unfinished tunnel, and reach a very early version of Hellfire Peninsula. Here is a video of it http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fiL64...eature=related
-Emerald Dream was supposed to be released in vanilla, as either zone/raid/continent. They scrapped it, but there are emerald dream zones in the game files, though not accessible in any way on official servers. You can also see it on Youtube.
-T2 sets dropped in Molten Core.
-Epic Mounts at release were just recolored normal mounts without armor. They removed them and replaced with armored mounts later(R.I.P Ivory Raptor). Oh and Tauren didnt have a mount at all, they had a plainsrunning ability.
-Ironforge was by miles the largest city in game, because it had two floors instead of one, and the one which exists today is smaller than before. The Great Forge was also visible in game. Here is a video of it http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=91ZKb61xxX0
-Gnomeregan was supposed to be a city like all others, Ironforge had an elevator which led into Gnomeregan, but they turned it into an instance because it would create faction imbalance.
-Undercity was even more complicated to navigate, so they removed the second floor (it is still accessible in game).
-Humans and Orcs were the first Races blizzard created in game.
-Human females and orc males used a slighty different model.
-You would be scared if you saw how Female Trolls looked in alpha.
-Goldshire was a lot bigger, and it resembled a real village. But Blizzard realized that they can't make other starting zone hubs that big, and they removed a lot of buildings in goldshire so it would be even for all zones.
-Overall Graphics in WoW are definately improved since it's release, but in alpha, the graphics looked more realistic(but lower quality than now), and they toned them down.
-Naxxramas is still physically present in Eastern Plaguelands today. There is no way to enter it or see it(it is invisible). If you logged off your character in old naxx before wotlk was released, you would appear in EPL naxx with portals to northrend. Video http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZpLjxvPBE8M

I'll keep adding more once I remember, of course you are free to post your memories. Enjoy!

Edit: more
-Undead were able to communicate with the alliance.
-Undead were really undead, so they could have been targeted by exorcism and such spells(back when it only worked on undead and demons)
-Will of the forsaken was a passive buff which made you immune to sleep and polymorph(?) effects. That didn't last long.
-Cloaks weren't visible at all until beta.
-CC effects didn't have reduced duration on pvp targets, so a rogue or mage could cc you up to 1 min(or more)
-Mages had an invisibility spell earlier, but you could cast pyroblast while still invisible. It was removed because of an outcry from other players.
-There were no guards at neutral cities, so most of them were slaughter fests.
-Maraudon was added in a content patch.
-Warrior charge ability used to teleport you to your target instead of increasing your run speed.
-Wands couldn't auto-shoot so you had to click it each time you wanted to hit.
-Spell schools used to have a skill system similar to todays weapon skills. "Your skill in Fire has increased to 93"
-There was only one flight path and graveyard in the Barrens. Ugh.
-Warlock spell Banish had a 30 minute cooldown for some reason.
-Rogues and Druids had "feign death" abilities before they were moved to the hunter class.
-Mages had an ability called "Khadgar's unlocking" which was like rogue pick lock spell.
-The only enchanting trainer at higher level was in Uldaman.
-Each major city had it's own special auction house, so Darnassus was pretty useless.
-Although Azshara crater, a scrapped battleground, never appeared in game, it is in the game files.
-All wings of scarlet monastery was once a single instance, but they have split it because it was too big.
-The Black Morass instance(without the mobs and bosses) was in the game files since 2004.
-Hellfire peninsula was supposed to be a 54-60 zone.
-Andorhal in Western Plaguelands was a very hard elite area, harder than some instances. It also had ruined wall around it's borders, which were later removed.
-There are Programmer isle and designer isle in the game files but aren't accessible.
-As one reply reminded me, player housing was briefly tested and scrapped completely. Here is an interesting picture http://photos1.blogger.com/blogger/8...Housing3.0.jpg
-If you look at the beginning of the original wow cinematic, you'll notice half of Silithus is missing on the map. That's because it wasn't there at that time.
-Here are some more realistic graphics I was talking about http://photos1.blogger.com/blogger/8...Ashenvale1.jpg
-The original Hellfire Peninsula resembled the WCIII HFP a lot more. Here is a very old picture of it http://photos1.blogger.com/blogger/8...20Outlands.jpg
-Blizzard definately wasn't wrong when they said emerald dream was gonna look awesome. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V5oHucJj90s
-Another reply that reminded me: The very first legendary item that dropped was a necklace (http://www.wowwiki.com/Talisman_of_Binding_Shard) that dropped off Baron Geddon. It was removed from the loot table, but the guy who got it was allowed to keep it. Here is his armory http://www.wowarmory.com/character-s...rock&cn=Savorx (you can't actually see it because it shows an error).

Re: How many of you remember these things

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Nice list of tidbits :) Many things in the category "I heard about that, but never experienced itself". And quite a few "ow yeah, I remember that" bits as well. My lil warlock never got that T2 headpiece, the little horns ... And Crossroads as the only FP in barrens. And ... (etc.)

Btw: many of your photo links are broken, because they got shortened before being turned into links. Maybe re-enter them as explicit URLs rather than letting the forum software turn them into links automatically?

A few things that jumped to my mind:
  • The flight path in Silithus was in the camp you see when just entering Silithus from Un'Goro. The current 'town' in silithus didn't exist yet
  • During most of early WoW the faction auction houses were in Orgrimmar and Ironforge, and the neutral AH was in Booty Bay. Those were the three auction houses. In Stormwind you could find an empty building that was set up in a way that suggested it could have been an auction house - which it later became indeed.
  • You got your first mount once you hit level 40. And your epic mount at 60. Well, could get them, if you had had the insane amount of gold you needed for em, which was rather unlikely. Well, at least it felt like an insane amount of gold :)
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Re: How many of you remember these things

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Shagaire wrote:-At release, there were almost no quests at all in Silithus(or anything important), and it was added in the AQ patch(or earlier I don't remember)


Fixed link for deadmines thing
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I remember when Phats explored silithus... it was awesome
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Re: How many of you remember these things

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Before TBC was released, you were able to blink through deadmines portal and glitch it, cast slow fall off an unfinished tunnel, and reach a very early version of Hellfire Peninsula. Here is a video of it http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fiL64JbQOHE

* As one reply reminded me, player housing was briefly tested and scrapped completely. Here is an interesting picture http://photos1.blogger.com/blogger/8095 ... ing3.0.jpg

* Here are some more realistic graphics I was talking about http://photos1.blogger.com/blogger/8095 ... nvale1.jpg

* The original Hellfire Peninsula resembled the WCIII HFP a lot more. Here is a very old picture of it http://photos1.blogger.com/blogger/8095 ... tlands.jpg

* Another reply that reminded me: The very first legendary item that dropped was a necklace (http://www.wowwiki.com/Talisman_of_Binding_Shard) that dropped off Baron Geddon. It was removed from the loot table, but the guy who got it was allowed to keep it. Here is his armory http://www.wowarmory.com/character-shee ... &cn=Savorx (you can't actually see it because it shows an error)




And more stuff

* Hunters were the last class to be introduced.
* Paladin Judgement had a cast time.
* Shaman enhancement tree had a couple of tanking talents/spells, although they were never really able to tank anything other than occasional trash.
* Warlocks were able to summon people off cliffs, and mages/some other classes were able to cc people underwater and make them drown.
* Warrior Recklessness used to reduce targets armor to 0.
* On release, there was no pvp content at all. It was added some months later(battlegrounds and honor system).
* Flight masters didn't summon mobs to help so they were sometimes camped constantly.
* Many people don't know this, but there is a "click to move" option in WoW. You can zoom out your camera and move it up, and play WoW as WCIII for example.
* Paladins had about a dozen seals removed, namely Seal of Fury, Seal of the Crusader, Seal of Sacrifice, Seal of Wrath and others. They also had Crusader Strike and Holy Strike in beta.
* I'm not 100% sure on this, but when you died you lost a small amount of XP.
* Warlock Felsteed mount was called "Nightmare".
* Kick and other interrupts had a 75% chance to hit.
* Mages had to spend 5 talent points in arcane tree to make Arcane Explosion instant.
* Shamans had Magma Blast and Lightning Shock spells.
* Since the vanilla definition of "Hybrid Class" really meant "Hybrid Class", the itemization was quite strange. Paladins/druids/shamans had all stats on their gear, and for some reason rogues, warriors and some other classes had spirit or some useless stat for them on their gear.
* Though most people know this, Windfury weapon procs could proc off eachother. So theoretically they could one shot a raid boss if stars aligned.
* Paladin reckoning talent could be stacked to infinite stacks. It was used to one shot Lord Kazzak, and it was hotfixed within 24 hours of that event. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZMGTL6BC_cg
* Mages and priests had a "Sleep" spell.
* Eviscerate had a base damage that didn't scale, so a naked rogue would hit the same as a full T3 rogue.
* The best lvl 60 warrior dps item was a level 44 mail gloves(Edgemaster's Gauntlets), because they had weapon skill bonuses.
* Rogue and warrior mace specialization used to randomly stun people. The rogue mace spec was changed to ARP bonus shortly after that, but warrior mace spec was left unchanged for the whole expansion.
* Mortal strike hit for 200% weapon damage, making 50% healing debuff almost useless because you would 1* 2 shot cloth.
* You weren't able to see buffs on enemy players, but mages had "Detect Magic" spell.
* Deathwish and Enrage could stack for some scary DPS increase.(enrage was 40%)
* There was a way to gain reputation with Wildhammer clan and Revantusk trolls, but they had no reward at all and they just removed it later.
* Bosses had only 8 debuff slots, so warriors were sometimes kicked for speccing into deep wounds.
* Hunter and warlock pets didn't scale with any stat at all.
* Many players think that worst quest in vanilla was "Deep ocean,Vast sea...", because the breath timer was only 60 seconds and murlocs could move through walls. Ouch.
* There was no arcane resistance, but there was holy resistance. Today it's vice* versa.
* Hunter arcane shot scaled from spellpower, which is why hunter T2.5 sets have SP on them.
* This was recent but, healing and spell damage were two separate stats. So leveling as a holy priest/paladin would be a suicide.
* Mage arcane tree and priest discipline tree had talents that improved wand damage. This was removed in 3.0
* Wound poison would stack to 5 for 10/20/30/40/50% healing debuff.
* Dispelling poisons was actually a good tactic because it's application chance was much lower.
* Although never comfirmed, there is a rumor that Ironforge Airstation was supposed to be a gnome starting area.
* Priests had racial spells, but some of them were turned into baseline priest spells and some other removed. (human-desperate prayer/troll-hex of weakness/undead-devouring plague)
* There was a period in TBC when orcs had bugged shoulder size(2x smaller), and worst of all, it took Blizzard 2-3 months to fix it.
* Recently, in the Ulduar patch, a Gm accidentally mailed a player with Martin Fury. That is an artifact level shirt that has a "on use" effect that one shots everything. He used it to one shot Malygos, and couple of bosses in Ulduar. People noticed on his statistics tab that he had an abysmally high "Highest hit ever" number, and he got a permament ban shortly after.
* Female Tauren had a lot of doors/obstacles that they couldnt fit through. They still do, but much less.
* Tauren not being able to fit through the MC entrance window(next to the high elf quest giver)
* And the best one! instance servers being full, and 40 people jumping through the window of MC to zone in, inevitably falling into the lava, getting "Instance servers are full, try again later" message :D
* Trolls used to have a joke ( /silly emote) that said something along these lines(not exact) "I kill two dwarves at morning,two more at day,one more at night, and than I feel alrgiht." This was removed from the game, probably because it was too violent.
* There is a very creepy crypt behind Karazhan which is currently inaccessible except for hunters/shamans chain farsighting/eagle eye. It is pretty well done, and was probably shaping to become something, but blizzard abandoned it because the game is rated "12".
* In alpha WoW, all instance portals used a "Dark Portal" model as a placeholder. There was one dark portal in underwater Azshara, which would lead to assume that there was supposed to be an instance in Azshara underwater. Maybe they just threw it there randomly, who knows. Pic http://photos1.blogger.com/blogger/8095 ... Portal.jpg
* Meeting stones weren't used for summoning other people, they were used so you can look for other people who queued for that instance.
* Retaliation had no animation, and you couldn't see the buffs of your enemies, so warriors could pop it against rogues who had very little chance to notice it.
* After a patch in vanilla, something got bugged and warriors received one extra talent point, which allowed them to spec 31/21/0 and be very overpowered.
* People used to pay a lot for people that had a key to Upper Blackrock Spire.
* The Unstoppable Force(AV exalted weapon) used to knock back players instead of stunning them.
* There was a hunter that stacked spellpower gear(for mend pet) and soloed Azuregos.
* The term "Globaled" which people oftenly say today when they get killed very fast, doesn't actually exist today. In vanilla, mages could actually really "Global" you, using PoM/pyro macro and double spelldamage trinket in one button.
* Warlocks could kill people in duels. (and I really mean "kill")
* There is an achievement called "Old School Ride". You need to have a first epic mounts that blizzard added at release(the ones without armor). Since it costed 1000g(that was really a lot of money back than), and was removed pretty shortly after release, very few people got that achievement.
* Warriors oftenly fell through the world when using charge/intercept, and charge could be used in combat.
* Walljumping allowed you to carry the flag in WSG to an unreachable spot, making you invulnerable. If both flag carriers did that, the game could last until the players log out/dc(which could be days).
* Intellect increased the speed you gain weapon skills.
* Warlock succubus pets used to have less clothes, but they added more later.
* Druids couldnt cast for a few seconds after leaving a form. There was a talent to allow that.
* Shamans had a talent that allowed them to equipt two handed axes and maces.
* Since there was no casting bars, shamans and druids used hearthstone to lure interrupts so they can heal.(they have the same casting animation).
* There is an NPC next to Haris Pilton in shattrath city, that is only viewable by priests who have level 60 trinket equipped. (forgot it's name)
* You could communicate cross* faction by using lines to make words( /,|,_,\)
* Gurubashi catacombs was an arena that was supposed to be the first arena in TBC, but got scrapped. You can see it on wowwiki.
* After feign death timer ended, hunters would really die.
* There is a cloth blue item set that drops in Scholomance. For some reason, it's set bonus increases defense.
* Hipogryphs in Azshara used to drop more money than any other mob in the game, so it was usually farmed by bots 24/7.
* Sap was breaking stealth, and there was a talent that gave 90% chance to the rogue to remain in stealth after using sap. Sucks if it didnt work and get killed immediately in instances.
* In TBC beta, there was a quest reward dagger in netherstorm that dealt arcane damage instead of physical. It scaled with spellpower, so mages would hit really hard with it in melee. There is a video on youtube.
* Balance druids were utterly useless at vanilla release. Than they added Moonkin form halfway through vanilla, but they still sucked.
* Deeprun tram was supposed to connect stormwind and darnassus.(not 100% sure on that one)
* Baron Rivendare's mount had about 0.001 chance to drop, so anyone that had it was considered a god(especially alliance). Today it's 1% chance.
* Rogue detect traps ability had a "Swirly Ball" animation. All rogues loved it and spammed it all the time, and there was a huge outcry when blizzard removed it.
* Undermine (Goblin capital city) was planed to be released (here is a map of it http://images4.wikia.nocookie.net/__cb2 ... ermine.jpg )

Interesting screenshots/videos!

* During very early wow development, it wasn't a strange thing to see something like this http://photos1.blogger.com/blogger/8095 ... sland1.jpg
* Here is the old scholomance with placeholder Dark Portal entrance http://photos1.blogger.com/blogger/8095 ... omance.jpg
* Guardian of Blizzard http://photos1.blogger.com/blogger/8095 ... izzard.jpg
* This was south of Silithus http://photos1.blogger.com/blogger/8095 ... round2.jpg
* This is how Karazhan looked before http://photos1.blogger.com/blogger/8095 ... zhan.0.jpg
* I don't think this needs explanation http://photos1.blogger.com/blogger/8095 ... iberty.jpg
* This was the placeholder for the world tree in Hyjal http://photos1.blogger.com/blogger/8095 ... 0Hyjal.jpg
* A very very old picture, note the different human model http://photos1.blogger.com/blogger/8095 ... shire2.jpg
* This is a map of Emerald Dream(I linked an exploration video above) http://photos1.blogger.com/blogger/8095 ... dDream.jpg
* An untextured an unfinished Naga Temple http://photos1.blogger.com/blogger/8095 ... emple2.jpg (this is the art for it http://photos1.blogger.com/blogger/8095 ... temple.jpg )

Videos
* Orgrimmar alpha comparison. The part where battlemasters are is very different(note the old female trolls) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=75JVCUZdWr4
* A very rare and early wow trailer http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Z1xhTQv ... re=related
* An alpha video of some zones http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z4dhsG2SjGE
* Another very very early trailer http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=didzRL56 ... re=related
* Female trolls http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wMx9sy2c ... re=related
* Designer and Programmer island http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L-hZH8MznMI

* The rarest mount in game is Fluorescent Green Mechanostrider. http://www.wowwiki.com/Fluorescent_Green_Mechanostrider
* There is a cave in Dun Morogh, and when you enter it, you enter Silithus general chat.
* Rogues had a poison brewing profession, and poisons had stacks that were spent on attacking, and they had to refresh poisons on their weapons during bossfights.
* Blizzard said in vanilla wow numerous time that Shadowfang Keep is their favorite instance, and the one they have spent most time on.
* Orc racial Blood Fury only increased melee attack power by 25%, and when the effect expired, you lost 25% of your AP for 45 seconds. Also reduced healing by 50%. Overall it was useless for orc warlocks and resto/elemental shamans.
* All polearms were called Spears.
* You could swap armor and weapons during combat(now its only weapons)
* You didn't lose durability when dying, but you lost more durability during combat.
* Hunters gained 2 attack power per 1 point of agility.
* Hunters couldn't lay traps in combat. It was changed in TBC so you can do it, but with 2 second cast time.
* A good one: Survival talent tree for Hunters had a different name - "Outdoormanship"
* The paladin spell Holy Wrath was once named "Judgment"
* There was no countdown on duels.
* PvP trinkets were class specific, for example, warrior trinket broke only stuns or warlock only snares(don't remember exactly).
* Healing spells had 30 yard range and classes had talents to increase its range.
* Barkskin increased your cast time and slowed melee speed.
* Enslave demon buff was dispellable, so the enslaved demon would attack the warlock.
* Druids couldn't shapeshift to break polymorph.
* Channeled spells (such as arcane missiles) couldn't be interrupted.
* Upon release, boats(and zeppelins?) were very unstable and buggy, so they disabled them for a short time until they fixed it. They added an NPC called Captain Placeholder which teleported players for some money. He was so popular, that players made a song for him.
* Thrown weapons had charges, like todays ammo.
* In the patch that introduced TBC talents in vanilla, it also introduced paladin/horde - shaman/alliance gear. Since there were no horde paladins and alliance shamans yet, those drops were just wasted.
* Night elves in Darnassus and some other settlements are always female. Blood elf guards are always male.
* Chinese people are still playing TBC because there is no WotLK in china.
* There is no WoW in Japan at all.
* Sylvanas in WoW had 3-4 different voice actor.
* Draenei were announced as a playable race 6-7 months(I think) after TBC was announced.
* Christ Metzen is the voice actor of Ragnaros/Nefarian/Thrall/Rexxar/Varian Wrynn/Deathbringer Saurfang/Algalon, and probably many more.
* Azjol-nerub was supposed to be a raid instance/zone instead of ToC, but left behind as blizzard realized that it was too big, so they put all of what they have done in OK/AN instances(it really is big). They also said in a recent interview that their biggest disappointment about WotLK is not making AN a zone.

Re: How many of you remember these things

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Rogue and warrior mace specialization used to randomly stun people. The rogue mace spec was changed to ARP bonus shortly after that, but warrior mace spec was left unchanged for the whole expansion.


I am pretty sure both were "fixed" in the same patch (IIRC 3.0 - the WotLK pre-patch). It was the point when my mace-specced rogue went for a really long sleep, as I got the impression that pretty much killed his spec. Of course my many other toons rejoiced at being slightly less frequently stunlocked...

There was a period in TBC when orcs had bugged shoulder size(2x smaller), and worst of all, it took Blizzard 2-3 months to fix it.


Wasn't the issue not so much the absolute size, but mostly the fact that the left and right shoulder were hugely different in size? I guess that was another time above mentioned rogue went for a long sleep - he's a male orc :)

Some more tidbits:
  • Warlocks could only summon while outside instances. Each summon cost one shard. Summoning stones were still meeting stones, so couldn't be used to summon yet. Result: each raid to Molten Core or Onyxia more or less required a warlock with every empty bag slot filled with soul shards, as invariably there were many many folks to summon. And each time you had to run out of the instance to do the summon. And wait for two fellow nearby raiders to perform the summoning. For extra flavor: there were no mobs near onyxia's lair that would give a level 60 warlock experience, so no way of regaining soul shards there.
  • There were no shammies in alliance yet. The way to fill in for ankhing to recover after a wipe involved soulstoning a paladin. That was another reason to bring a warlock to MC/OL.
  • Warlocks were really great for keeping some of Garr's adds banished. That was a third reason to bring warlocks to MC
  • Warlock damage was lousy. You sure would not bring a warlock to MC for her damage ... The only spell of reasonable damage was curse of doom...

Guess what class and faction I played as my only 'real' raider ever, back in the MC/OL days. The mental scars I incurred make me still hate raiding to this day and avoid it :) And were the main reason to 'flee' to a different realm and faction to have more fun in the game again...
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Re: How many of you remember these things

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Actually locks could do DPS if you knew how to gear them right :P When i rerolled from my shaman i used to run MC with guild/money runs and used to destroy a lot of classes. (Hint: +shadow damage green gear) ;)

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God yeah, I remember loads of those things!
The bits talking about shamans tanking reminded me of the time we made you tank BRD back in the old days on your shaman, Shags. And it worked too.

Still doesn't beat the time we did Razorfen Downs (or was it the other one?) with 4 rogues and Phats healing. That worked too somehow. Them were the days. :)

Re: How many of you remember these things

Postby Pers on Fri Jul 09, 2010 12:57 pm

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I just started a rogue alt and was shocked to find you no longer make poisons or require reagents for blind and vanish anymore.

Re: How many of you remember these things

Postby steff on Sun Jul 11, 2010 3:17 am

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old windfury + aq40 gear + hand of rag

= most fun in game ever

honestly nothing will come close to getting a WF proc on a warrior and bursting him down

though having a PVP warrior and stormhearld was quite close to the fun
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