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Itsnel

Member Since 12 Feb 2011
Offline Last Active Jan 13 2018 03:37 PM
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#4637029 Some reading material on WoW arena

Posted by Itsnel on 12 January 2018 - 10:16 PM

Good post overall and it's a shame it's on a dead forum. A few things I would like to add that made the game lose prestige in my eyes:

 

Complete disregard for old players

I've spent thousands of euros/dollars on this game. I had nearly 600 played days by the end of BC. I gave my life to this game.

 

At this point in time, any random teenager can obtain 99% of the things I got in my bank within a few days. My PvE warrior (the original one) has 6 t3s, many other unobtainable items from nax (Ramaladni's icy grasp, plague bearer and so on). Now you pay some gold in the auction house and it's yours. Why? No amount of gold is worth all that time I invested to obtain these items. My guild killed Kael 10 days after nihilum (thats like top 10) and I got ashes on that kill. I was being spam whispered to sell it and I said no, cause I loved my character.  My warrior was a tiny bit of my soul transferred into the game. Now an alt with 6 hours played total can go in TK kill kael like it's a lvl 10 mob and get it. Why? 

 

THE ONLY thing they ever did that catered to some players was the veteran of the shifting sands achievement. I missed hitting the gong and the event due to school, with all the scepter pieces assembled. I was crying in the bathroom because of that. FUcK lost crew FUCK cubensis. After so many years at least they gave me an achievement. That's somethin.

 

I was someone important because I put a lot of effort and time in this game. I practically sacrificed my youth to get epics. I will always remember what my old guildmaster in vanilla told me "Doesn't matter what gear you have, what matters is when you have it". Yeah the when stopped mattering.

 

Gameplay changes

The next big thing, if not the biggest, is the gradual homogenization/ability pruning that has befallen the game. When I said I put a small part of my soul into my character I meant it. Every warrior spec took time to master. My action bars were full of abilities and macros. Playing was demanding but rewarding. Now everyone presses the same buttons, and the soul of each class has been lost. I believe this is the reason blizzard is bleeding subscribers more than anything else. You don't pve 100% of the time and you don't pvp 100% of the time. You play your character 100% of the time and if that's not enjoyable then nothing is.

 

The community

This game was played by hardcore nerds. I would sleep in net cafes, forget to bathe, ignore my friends. But I had friends in game. Lots of them. Tons of them. Everyone knew everyone. We did shit together, we spoke on ventrillo, we had tons of FUN. Now I q up a dungeon, raid w/e no one speaks. No one is interested in anything, this place is like a huge tinder where you constantly swap partners. 

 

That's all I think I got for now

 

I remember when you couldnt even multi class properly cause u simple hadnt enough macro space to compete with a "main on the same class" without having to sacrifice the macros of your own main

yea game is shit move on


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#4636930 End of season success!

Posted by Itsnel on 25 December 2017 - 11:33 AM

cringe


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#4636889 [EU] Dq's incoming

Posted by Itsnel on 08 December 2017 - 12:55 AM

2k18

people still care about titles in wow


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#4636704 We are going back to vanilla bois

Posted by Itsnel on 05 November 2017 - 11:35 AM

wow with no heroclasses? insta resub

 

you're a fking rogue, like literally one of the few classes with a fking t1 comp every fking season since day 1

you must be joking


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#4636457 Falsely accused of win trading

Posted by Itsnel on 06 September 2017 - 06:31 PM

the rng of legion strikes


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#4635772 Holinka leaving the World of Warcraft dev team

Posted by Itsnel on 24 June 2017 - 03:25 PM

mop killed wow

everyone sayin otherwise is just delusional


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#4635277 Best 3v3 comps

Posted by Itsnel on 09 June 2017 - 04:19 PM

implying that 180 games are not much
lulz
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#4635010 Legion PvP Season 3 Ending June 13!

Posted by Itsnel on 01 June 2017 - 10:44 AM

not sure what i am looking at tbh


hmm mby that every fking game u literally face a disc priest?
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#4634737 Warmane TBC

Posted by Itsnel on 24 May 2017 - 10:09 PM

ty.

 

btw, does this server still have the bug where when you get cc'd (nova, sheep etc.) and you keep your mousebuttons or forward key pressed during the whole cc time your char doesn't move after trinket but only after you release and press again?

 

i always hated that shit about private servers, makes dueling mages much more tiresome

 

u also have it on retail XDD


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#4634641 Anyone play on PandaWoW mop private server?

Posted by Itsnel on 23 May 2017 - 02:18 PM

you guys forgot the part where you have to keep yourself targeted at all times so people know they're not even worth your Attention

 

have a mouseover macro to set focus so u can inspect people without targeting them


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#4634029 Anyone play on PandaWoW mop private server?

Posted by Itsnel on 12 May 2017 - 01:56 PM

y guys mop was so nice, thats why pvp population shrunk like 70% in the FIRST fucking season

but yea I guess the people still playin through this shit show will tell you that mop was awesome cause they finally got titles XD


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#4634002 Anyone play on PandaWoW mop private server?

Posted by Itsnel on 11 May 2017 - 11:02 PM

44 positive posts about a fking mop private server

what a time to be alive


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#4633543 BRAINDEADLY XEN ATHENE CULT PVP TRAINING

Posted by Itsnel on 05 May 2017 - 06:34 PM

damn s20 skulls massive as fuck

clearlyhardest season to get r1/glad so it should be highlighted
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#4632958 mop private servers

Posted by Itsnel on 22 April 2017 - 12:59 PM

if u dont think s10 was thebest tiome this game every had ur hopless

 

y was rly nice

having 100-0 stats and yet being like 300 rating away from glad

but sure the balance was great :') so was every AT in cata


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#4631059 Some annoying bugs. (HPriest and Demo warlock)

Posted by Itsnel on 22 March 2017 - 11:39 AM

hvpju7g.gif

 

- Holy ward is consumed by Scatter shot, but you are still cc'd.

- Bursting shot, the "stun" (which sometimes doesn't stun you - the line on the floor -) from enhancement goes through greater fade, making 2 preemptive talents quite useless against fotMM hunters who abused it.

- (Not sure) Ray of hope seems to be affected twice by any healing reduction effect. (Once when you heal the effect, another one after). Same effect happens for the rsham, but i don't have twitter so i can't make it fix'd the next day.

- Do not use mind flay when you see an observer from a demo warlock. (The passive AoE thingy seems to be counted as one single spell for each target for the lovely demon, so... yep.)

 

y, it is bugged 100%, also the mastery seems to be bugged

prepatch was literally autoloss against every destro lock


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