Category Archives: Mage Related

Lady in Red

Alas ditched her ugly pink and green Outlands getup and went red: I think this is a change we can all live with. As fun as it was being a nerve-jangling eyesore (for about five minutes), I find a return … Continue reading

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Minipost: A possibly unpopular opinion

Several weeks ago, I saw a bit of a kerfuffle on The Twitters regarding the PvP stage of the legendary quest. I don’t actually recall who was involved in the discussion, so take my recap with a grain of salt. … Continue reading

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One Word

I don’t know how many of you have heard of One Word. I’ve known about it for a few years now, but I haven’t ever bothered to try to fine one word that could sum up my whole intentions for … Continue reading

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and believe me I am still alive

I’m not doing much in the way of science, but I am still alive. I’ve been in a weird place with WoW lately, in that I am playing and enjoying the hell out of the time I have spent playing, … Continue reading

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Yesterday morning found me at work, logging into all my characters on Azuremyst and stripping them of anything that might conceivably be of use to Alas in preparation for her venture away from her support system of 9 alts to … Continue reading

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Looking for Guild

I’m officially putting myself on the market. There’s been some developments over the past week that have made the decision to leave the Effers the only real choice for me. It’s a decision tinged with sadness, but I admit to … Continue reading

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Wishing for mage portals again

I often wish for the sort of ease of travel that is so abundant in WoW. Today, those wishes are going to multiply many times over. I hate airports. I hate airplanes. But I do love those former guildmates of … Continue reading

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I’ve been giving it a lot of thought lately. Like about 5 minute’s worth. And under the extreme and rigorous scientific ┬áconditions of some tests I’ve run (mostly in Portal 2, which is when I was doing the thinking about … Continue reading

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Dispelling the myth: DPS ain’t easy

I’m sick of hearing tanks and healers talk like they’ve got the hardest jobs in the game and generally behaving as though DPS are a bunch of slack-jawed yokels who don’t do anything except mindlessly press the same handful of … Continue reading

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The resentment of giving

One of the few things I dislike about being a mage is the occasional times I get a random whisper from someone that typically reads about like this: can u port to Dal plz I usually won’t make any sort … Continue reading

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