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Reader UI of the Week: February 21 - 27

This week's submission is chock-full of AddOn goodness. Let's dive right in, shall we?

Hello :) I'm Cassandra (or Cassey for short) and this is the ui I use to play wow with.

Character: Felyna (Darkspear US)
Screensize: 1280x1024 (windowed play: 1252x1002) 19" LCD
Theme: I wanted a nice, clean UI that gave me access to information and basically everything I need.
Addons: I use a lot of addons, so here we go... Format: Main addon (Similar/Joint Addons), [ ]used on other characters, not felyna

Ace (Ace2, AceGUI)Adapt
AllPlayed
ArcHUD2
[Auctioneer (Beancounter, BtmScan, Informant)]
Bartender3
Capping
Cartographer (Fishing, [Herbalism], [Mining], [Opening], Stats, Teasure)
Natur Enemy CastBar (Debuffs, Options, PvEModule, PvPModule)
CensusPlus

(Complete list continues after the jump)Clearfont
[Cryolysis]
DiscordLibrary (DiscordUnitFrames, DiscordUnitFramesOptions)
eCastingBar
eePanels
ElkBuffBar
[Enchantrix]
Enhanced Flight Map
Enhanced Tooltip
Fubar (Bag, Battleground, Clock, DPS, Durability, [Experience], Factions, Honor, Location, Money, Outfitter, Performance, Regen, Rest, Scale, Speed, TinyTip, Volume)
ItemSync
KLH Threat Meter
MobInfo2
MoveAnything
Necrosis
OneBag (OneBank, OneRing, OneStorage, OneView)
oRA2
oTweaks
Outfitter
Perfect Raid
Periodic Table 2 (PT2 Browser)
Postal
Prat
[SacredBuff]
Scrolling Combat Text (Options, SCT Damage, SCTD Options)
SendSelf
SetWrangler
SilverDragon
Simple Combat Log
Squeenix
SSPVP (AB, AutoTurnin, AV, BGLibrary, Loader, Overlay, PvP, UI, WSG)
Stubby
Super Macro
Theory Craft 2
Tiny Tip (Extras, Options)
UberQuest
VanasKoS
WarcraftRealms Killing Fields
XLoot (Group, Master, Monitor)
[XPBarNone]

Some info: I came to WoW after playing Guild Wars, and was extremely disappointed at the lack of customising the default UI could do. Over the 18 months of playing I found that addons could improve the information I get, but made the UI look terrible. Using various art mods, the first version of this setup was created. That was about 6-8 months ago now. Since then it's evolved into this today.

I do have 5 chat boxes along the bottom. One for guild/party/tells, beside it is the defence channels (both local and world), and right above that one is the general one where mod messages go. Moving further right there's the general chatbox which also handles the trade channel and says/yells, and finally the combat log. It lets me see the guild chat and party chat while in a major city without the trade channel pushing it up fast.

People often comment that while the UI looks good, it must make patch days terrible. It used to, for sure, but more addon writers are utilising the UI forum list of changes as well as PTR's to make sure their addons work. 2.0 broke a lot, and I made the switch to more Ace-based mods. Now most patch days are just a matter of checking the 'Load Out-of-date Addons' button and logging in.

So what do you think of Felyna's UI? Want to show off your own, send it in!

Filed under: Add-Ons, Screenshots, Reader UI of the Week

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