Life in Group 5 – A Resto Shaman Blog
A resto shaman perspective on raiding


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Healing Ruby Sanctum

The past week and a half has been a busy time for me—RaidWarning podcast prep, business trip to the Left Coast, more beta testing on my shaman and my priest (as well as my baby goblin!), and a new instance to explore in both ...
by Vixsin


Ding Dong, the King is Dead (*with Flowcharts!)

Yes, that title means exactly what you think it means. FH went into ICC last night, powered through 11/12 Hard Modes and got ready for a night of work on LK. Attempt #1 of the night saw him down to 22%. And 4 attempts later he ...
by Vixsin

Bloodbathed Frostbrood Vanquisher

Road to the Bloodbathed Frostwyrm

Ever since they were released as Season 5’s Gladiator award, I have slathered over the Frost Wyrm mount model. I’m no mount collector, nor someone who is hugely motivated by nerd points, but when I read that I could obtain ...
by Vixsin



Raiders’ Answer Bag

In my travels in WoW and my quest for interweb answers, I’ve collected a number of resources and a good deal of information about Resto Shaman. Previously, all this information was relegated to a Bookmarks folder and a disorg...
by Vixsin

Maybe we should have brought more reinforcements ...

The Final Showdown: The Lich King

Upon seeing the encounter for the first time, my impressions of the Lich King were many—“holy heck that’s a small throne”, “did he shrink since Wrathgate?” and “oh lord, not more RP”. Looking forward to breezing...
by Vixsin


The Frostwing Halls: Kill Dargons!*

Excitement ran high this past week as the Frostwing Halls and the Lich King (plus cut-scene spoilers) were finally made available for raiders across the world. Amid some joy, some trepidation, and some controversy, we ventured ...
by Vixsin