Last week, we talked about the new shaman healing spell Healing Rain
, a great new spell that is offering us a new option in our healing arsenal. While the visuals may be lackluster when not turned all the way up, the general response has been favorable to our new rain dance.
This week, I thought we would discuss some new information handed down by Ghostcrawler
(Blizzard's lead system designer) about restoration shaman. I felt it would also be appropriate to talk about the other "new" heals we are getting in Cataclysm
and how they affect our current toolbox. I am talking about Greater Healing Wave
and Healing Wave
promises healers choice in the spells they cast, with appropriate consequences if they pick the wrong spell for the encounter. Understanding how these new spells function in relation to the other tools in our healing kit can make a big difference on the choices we make when deciding what heal to use.
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Filed under: Shaman, (Shaman) Totem Talk