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

Posts Tagged ‘Miscellaneous’


Shaman: The Last Vestiges of a Utility Class

If you were a shaman last week in WoW, then chances are you already know what this post is about. And if you weren’t a shaman, chances are … you still know. It was the raid comp heard ‘round the world—the uber-guild Par...
by Vixsin


On the Eve of 3.3

The front page of MMO Champion confirmed it tonight–3.3 will be deployed on live servers this week. The release of Icecrown Citadel will not only conclude the WotLK storyline, but it will also usher in class tweaks and a ...
by Vixsin


A Shaman Retrospective: The Year in Review

A little more than a year ago, midnight lines at local retailers marked the release of a new expansion pack for WoW. WotLK brought with it new lands, new mechanics, a new class, new stats, and new challenges. But for Resto Sham...
by Vixsin


Hello My Name is Inigo Montoya

Hello, my name is …

Believe you me, I tried to abstain from the discussion on this one. As bloggers everywhere took sides about the introduction of the RealID system, I stayed silent. As guildies and former guildies sent me random email...
by Vixsin

LK Versus Yogg

A Hard Look at Hardmodes

The last major instance of the expansion and one that has been explored by a large number of raiders, Icecrown Citadel (ICC) has been surrounded by criticism and drama since its release. It was an expanded testing ground for a ...
by Vixsin



Offtopic of the Year: A Balancing Act

Inspiration is for amateurs; the rest of us just show up and get to work – Chuck Close As I set about getting ready for the last content tier of the Cataclysm expansion, after spending a year being taunted by elusive achievem...
by Vixsin