Death by Misinterpretation

Wednesday, January 20th, 2010

Another daily random heroic dungeon with Sapphire gets me in to the Halls of Stone. It has been a while since I have been in the Northrend dungeons, so I try to pay attention to any tactics used at bosses, even if most fights are reduced to simple tanking and spanking. At one boss, the […]

Ninja of the Violet Hold

Saturday, March 14th, 2009

Quite fancying something more rewarding than wandering around Dragonblight I put a call out that I am looking for a group, either to purge The Old Kingdom of bugs or to quell the uprising in the Violet Hold. Either way, as a protection warrior I am looking to tank. It isn't long before I am […]

Gnomesblight's Minion Abuse

Tuesday, February 3rd, 2009

Running around Howling Fjord as a death knight is a lot of fun. It is great to have a second chance of helping the Alliance, having turned my back on the Lich King, but old habits die hard, I suppose. When no one is looking I occasionally poke a squirrel in the eye, or pee […]

Gnomesblight hits 70

Sunday, December 28th, 2008

After reaching 68th level and finally mining enough adamantite to raise my death knight's blacksmithing skill up to 350 I take Gnomesblight to Howling Fjord to train as a grand master blacksmith and to start adventuring in Northrend. The quests given in Valgarde for Wyrmskull Village are fairly straightforward, including the follow-up quests that take […]

You Are Not Prepared!

Saturday, November 15th, 2008

Waiting for the boat to Howling Fjord, we are given a stern warning. [Derky] says: None of you are prepared. [Tiger] says: I feel prepared. [Kadrim] says: Did you cancel the papers? [Tiger] says: The papers! Dammit. [Tiger] says: I am not prepared. [Derky] says: I forgot to cancel the milk!