Warrior Blurb: Various Gripes on Alpha Fury

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The first alpha build saw some ups and downs to Fury. Some of the ups included seeing old favorites such as Overpower and Heroic Strike make a return, while some of the downs were Overpower being garbage and the talents being a mis-matched jumble. Despite the talents being shoddy, everyone was satisfied with Rampage and felt the flow of Fury …

Transplanting Vrykul Fantasy into Warriors for Legion

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A solid Warrior identity has been hard for Blizzard to nail down since the game was released. While other classes were unified by something across all races and factions, being a Warrior meant different things for different races depending on your faction. Going into Legion, Blizzard has put a laser focus on the Vrykul for exploring Warrior lore, making everything …

Warrior Blurb: Two-Handed Fury, Legion, and Putting a New Spin on Arms

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Two-Handed Fury has been a community favorite spec for a long time and was mourned greatly upon its loss in Wrath of the Lich King. Gaining fame from Indalamar’s Vanilla Fury Warrior video, two-handed Fury was characterized with consistent burst from casting Slam and the auto-attack swing reset that followed. Wrath of the Lich King launched years later, and with …

Legion Class Preview: DPS Warrior

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The Warrior class preview for Legion has finally been released, and if you have not read it yet you can here. Lord knows I have ranted and raved about things I want added, removed, or changed for DPS warriors, and now I finally have some meat to chew on regarding the changes in Legion. Arms I’ll start with Arms, since …

Legion Class Preview: Mage

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The Mage class, like all other classes in the game, seeks to undergo a huge revamp in Legion. While each spec appeals to a different player, there are some common themes that have popped up in Warlords of Draenor—Arcane is a high-damage spec that is heavily tied to gear and lack of movement, Fire is also seen as heavily tied …

Legion Class Preview: Hunter

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Blizzard has released the Hunter Class Preview for Legion today, for us to see the changes to come to the class. The following will be discussing the new designs, and showing off the core combat abilities for each spec. “Hunters have a strong “core fantasy”: they’re masters of tracking prey, experts at sniping enemies with bows and guns from a distance, …

Legion Class Preview: Priest

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Look out fellow Priests! Big changes are coming in Legion as Blizzard released their Priest blog today detailing the new revamps for each spec, and let me tell you, I am excited. Blizzard has stated that in Legion, one of their primary focuses is to give each class a stronger identity. This, paired with new core combat abilities will help …

Cheesing to the Top in HFC as a DPS Warrior: Redux

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Today I’m going to be going over how to optimize your DPS for heroic and normal encounters for Hellfire Citadel. I did one of these for HFC already when it first came out, but so much has changed since then that I could not leave my now-defunct article as my guide to HFC. So this is my new edition to …

Hunter Pets You May (Or May Not) Know About – Episode 7

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Welcome to episode seven of ‘Hunter Pets You May (Or May Not) Know About’. In last week’s episode, we traveled over to the Searing Gorge to track down Sunwing and while we were there, we discovered yet another unique pet for all of our hunter friends! Today we had planned on discussing Crystalback, a level 48 rare Boar that can be …

Gladiator Stance: End of Expansion Review

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Ah, Gladiator Stance. People wanted it for a long time, and they finally got it in Warlords of Draenor. The allure of dealing competitive DPS using a sword-and-board appeals to a certain kind of fantasy of kicking ass with a shield. Well, after having exposure to it for an entire expansion, I believe I have enough information and experience to draw  from to …

Hunter Pets You May (Or May Not) Know About – Episode Six

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Welcome to episode six of ‘Hunter Pets You May (Or May Not) Know About.’ As mentioned in our first episode, this is a series where we will be discussing and tracking down rare pets throughout Azeroth that Hunters may have missed along the way. It is always a pleasure for Nåmirå to share her rare finds with her fellow Hunter …