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Overcoming the Fear of Tanking

Spinks had a good post on  Overcoming the Fear of Tanking.  This is a great time time to learn how to tank or heal if you haven’t already.  Here’s why: Tank and healers are in demand! You will have as … Continue reading

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Restoration Shaman Pawn Scale 3.2

I got around to doing some healing on my shaman when I was pulled into a Trial of the Champion run.  That first run was just terrible as I really had no idea what I was doing. A little later … Continue reading

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Healing on a Shaman

With my shaman at 80, I now need to figure out how to heal with a shaman.  The only thing I’ve healed with him is Karazhan at 70 and things have changed since then. I’ve managed to get a lot … Continue reading

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Shaman Ding 80

I was getting close to 80 as I turned in a quest or two.  It amused me that I managed to get that close without dinging over. As I flew around looking for a mob or two, I discovered the … Continue reading

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My WoW Resume (early 2009)

I was reading Matticus’ post, What GMs Want to See on Your Guild App, and I stared thinking about some of my accomplishments in WoW.  Since many of these were pre-3.0, I don’t have the achievements for them which makes … Continue reading

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Resto gear guides for Heroics and Naxxramas

Flame Shock has a roundup of : Resto gear guides for Heroics and Naxxramas in case I level my shaman and decide I want to heal with him. Right now my shaman is the toon I’d be most interested in … Continue reading

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Pawn Scales for Wrath

Here are the Pawn scales I’m using for my toons in Wrath of the Lich King.   As always, Pawn is for quick comparisons, not for squeezing every last point out of your gear.  Read Skeleton Jack’s post on Pawn for … Continue reading

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Who Are My Characters?

I was talking with Jaimie yesterday about our Warcraft characters in a roleplaying sense.  I don’t have much of a backstory for any of them, but I do have a decent idea of their personalities.  It’s conversations such as these … Continue reading

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Another Day, Another Epic Mount

I finally decided to get an epic flying mount for my shaman.  As a miner, it makes sense for him to skill up mining in Outlands before going heading up to Northrend.  The pain of flying around Outlands on a … Continue reading

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Shaman Wrath reputation rewards and tactics

Flameshock has a writeup of Shaman Wrath reputation rewards.

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Shaman Healing Kara

We ran the first part of Kara pretty much spontaneously last night.  There were four druids itching to tank the place and we only had one healer, so I decided to respec my shaman resto and help heal.  This is … Continue reading

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Shaman Ding 70!

My shaman hit 70 today!  I started any number of shaman and didn’t get them up very high.  It’s a good feeling to finally get one up to 70.  I’m not sure if I’ll play him much between now and … Continue reading

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Item point scales

Warrior Best item point scale to use going into Wrath? looks like a good point scale for rating items in Pawn for Warriors. Looks like something similar for paladin tanks. I’ve missed having a Pawn Scale. Now I need something … Continue reading

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Shaman Play in 3.02

I had a chance to play my shaman this weekend and got him a good chunk of the way through 67.  The changes to shamans in 3.02 are huge.  My enhancement shaman now feels like a real hybrid class rather … Continue reading

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Druid Ding 70!

My feral druid,

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Echoes of Doom Enhancement review

Matthew Rossi has a post on playing an enhancement shaman post patch, Totem Talk: Echoes of Doom Enhancement review. I haven’t even logged onto my shaman since the patch came out. I plan to reread this when I finally log … Continue reading

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3.0x Builds

We’re getting awfully close to 3.0x’s release – no official date yet though.  Here are the builds I’m looking at for my toons.  I expect that I’ll have made some silly mistakes in picking out talents, but I can live … Continue reading

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Daily Maintenance

Most evenings when I get home, I do a daily maintenance routine in Warcraft.  First I log onto my bank alt, see what’s sold, and scan the auction house for bargains.  If I’m lucky I’ll have passed another goalpost money-wise.  … Continue reading

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Gone Resto

Gone Resto (words only, click here for the tune) Since I wrote the previous post, something has happened to Shamaniac.

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Fine Things about Enhancement Shamans

What makes an enhancement shaman a valuable member of a raid? The biggest thing is that enhancement shamans boost melee DPS a LOT.  In a raid situation an enhancement shaman may not be at the top of the DPS charts … Continue reading

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