Skip to Content
7-24-2008 @ 11:08AM
"I like PvP servers. They just FEEL right, you know? This is WAR-craft after all."Back in the pre-expansion days, I would agree with you... but ever since BC came out, it seems that there's just something that doesn't feel right about World PvP... Back then, it seemed that most of the storyline was about the war between the Horde and the Alliance... sure, you raided Molten Core, Blackwing Lair, etc... but it always felt like you were doing it for glory and power, not because of any grave threat... Nefarian was a great danger, but he seemed to just be minding his own business in his pimped-out BWL bachelor pad until an armed mob of 40 people came to take his Ashkandi... AQ sort of started the move away, with the cooperative war effort, it became more of a competition between guilds to open the gates, than between the Horde and Alliance.BC changed it all. We weren't raiding some dungeon for loot and glory, at least after Karazhan... Kael'thas was a threat, Illidan was a threat, Kil'jaeden was a threat... to both the Horde and the Alliance... it just doesn't make *as much* sense, that one would be killing Illidan's demonic minions, and a member of the other faction comes and stabs you in the back instead of helping you. Wrath will be similar... neutral city, subfactions the split each faction in two (like Aldor and Scryers), and a storyline that involves a great threat to Azeroth in Malygos and Arthas... again, we're all fighting the Lich King... if Jaina and Thrall can work together, why not "Gnomesmasha" and "Luvstospooj"...Well, either way, I've never rolled on a PvE server... but I normally don't kill indiscriminately either... except for Night Elves... I hate Night Elves...
First time? A confirmation email will be sent to you after submitting.
Members enter your username and password.
Enter your AOL or AIM screenname and password.
Please keep your comments relevant to this blog entry. Email addresses are never displayed, but they are required to confirm your comments.
When you enter your name and email address, you'll be sent a link to confirm your comment, and a password. To leave another comment, just use that password.
To create a live link, simply type the URL (including http://) or email address and we will make it a live link for you. You can put up to 3 URLs in your comments. Line breaks and paragraphs are automatically converted — no need to use <p> or <br /> tags.