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A gift for the main tank dearest to you {WoW}

Jul 13th 2008 2:31AM Thosw would look wicked as earrings.

DC Unlimited releases Series 2 of the Warcraft action figures {WoW}

Jul 11th 2008 7:01AM Warriors are one of the most popular classes in game. Tanks, not so much.

Now, if it was sarcarsm, disregard this.

WoW Moviewatch: Epic Raids {WoW}

Jun 28th 2008 2:16PM The thumbs up won me :D

WoW TCG hosts an Ogre Smash and Bash this weekend {WoW}

Jun 26th 2008 5:40PM 2 headed giant is now a sanctioned format :)

Richard Bartle grudgingly plays World of Warcraft {WoW}

Jun 20th 2008 4:47PM If you don't know who Richard Bartle is and why his opinion is important in the MMO bussiness, please leave the internet. Now.

Penny Arcade plays cards at the Darkmoon Faire {WoW}

Jun 18th 2008 5:05PM No, because "infinite" in TcG usually means "arbitrarily large number".

MtG has lots of "infinite" combos. Some good (bans ensue), some just cool (casual fodder!), and the game system of that is far from broken.

Poll: Does story matter to you? {WoW}

Jun 7th 2008 9:04PM If Comic Books have taught us anything, is that Intrincate =/= Good.

I don't know the AoC story, I'm just saying.

WoW Moviewatch: Baron Soosdon explains what machinima means to him {WoW}

Jun 7th 2008 9:03PM Useless fact.
If I'm not wrong the background music of this is: Future Sound of London - Papua New Guinea (High Contrast remix).

Oh yes. The music taste of Baron Soodon pleases me to no end.

Breakfast Topic: Your first step toward Azeroth {WoW}

May 19th 2008 4:21PM Magic: the Gathering.

How to convince tanks to PuG {WoW}

May 16th 2008 3:26AM Excellent article.

Tanking is one very masochistic role (seriously, you play to be beaten all the time) but that doesn't mean a tank enjoys horrible PUGs.

As my server has a very low population, I find myself asked to join a PUG all the time, and most of the time, I'll go. So, I have seen everything. From rogues that stun a mob while I'm position him away from pats, to mages that break their own sheep with a Pyro.

Still, the worst is the guy that know exactly how to tank and will point you how much you suck, even if that person is the one screwing around. This is extremely common in MgT, where DPS are required to do more than stand and whack stuff mindlessly.

Let a tank do its job. Unless you see he's doing obvious mistakes, a tank knows what he's doing.