Every week, WoW Insider brings you Spiritual Guidance for discipline, holy and shadow priests. Even weeks when your shadowy messiah, Fox Van Allen, is nursing one heck of a headache -- along with, presumably, everyone else who's still suffering from the non-stop party atmosphere of BlizzCon 2010.
Let's start by saying that BlizzCon 2010
was an absolute blast. I met most of the WoW Insider crew, got to smell Mike Sacco's hair
yet again, got some amazing swag
and got to eat at Jack in the Box no less than five times. The best part, though, was probably meeting Orkchop
(pictured above with WoW Insider's moonkin blogger Tyler Caraway
, who can only aspire to be as amazing as Orkchop). The dude is an internet celebrity. For real.
But enough about how awesome Orkchop is. Let's talk shadow priests, and how awesome they
Now, I'm not good at sugar-coating things, so I'll just come out with it: BlizzCon 2010 was pretty disappointing in terms of World of Warcraft
-related content. The biggest news out of the convention was the new loading screen for Cataclysm
. Really. That was the big news. Seriously. And it's just a palette-shifted version of the Sindragosa loading screen.
Despite the lack of earth-shattering news, I made sure to take note of all the shadow priest action. There wasn't a heck of a lot of it, but what little ground was covered was hugely important to the future of the spec. The good, the bad and the non-answers -- we'll go over it all after the break.
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