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1-05-2010 @ 2:30PM
@EisengelThank you for shareing a dps perspective; it's obvious you take your role very seriously. To this I must ask: How many times has the group wiped if you didn't do max dps? Have groups broken up, people left of starting being crappy to each other because your dps wasn't as high as it could be? I'm confident the answers to my questions are zero and no.The pressure you feel is mainly self imposed. The pressure a tank or healer feels is applied by the group they are in. If you felt like relaxing a bit as dps you could and it wouldn't have much impact on the outcome of the run (sorry to be blunt but the fact is no run failed because a DPS person did 4k instead of 2.5k).Tanking is still my first love so I put up with the expecations other put on me but I could also relax if the DPS would just count to 3 before engaging. With that short delay I could get my diseases up and they could dps their brains out and never pull aggro. Some times I'm lucky if I'm the first person to hit the mob =)
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