WoD Levels 30 Percent Longer? – Metro’s Leveling Review!

On August 6th-7th, Blizzard performed their second character wipe meant for character leveling, specifically so they could make people retest 90-100 and its length. At the time, it wasn’t evident as to what the wipe was performed for, but after a full day of leveling, it became very obvious. With …

3.2 Million Subscribers Lighter – Why MoP is STILL the Best Expansion!

This is prompted by the quarterly results Blizzard publish regularly, and some of it may be less then precise. I apologize if this piece is based too much on opinion, but I feel there is a compelling argument to be made and relish a chance to lay my mind out …

Apexis Crystals – Form and Function as the Superior Valor!

Before we begin, I would recommend checking out the accompanying video to this article on the WoWStratics Youtube channel! So for those who haven’t been exploring the beta as I have, it appears with the removal of Valor Points, we see ushered in a new system known as Apexis Crystals. …

Gamescom WoD Special Event – Juicy Speculation!!

This has gotten more and more exciting over the weeks, and now seeing that Blizzard (for the first time) has actually declared they will be livestreaming a “special announcement” at a games convention that isn’t their own… Well you gotta believe this is gonna be a big deal. How could …

90-100 First Impressions – My Path + How2 Level Fast!

So this weekend they finally released a concurrent WoD Leveling experience with all zones and questing paths available. Before we begin talking about my experience and route, let’s discuss two very quick ways to level on the beta. NOTE: It is unlikely these will be recommended for live, just like …

Full 90-100 Testable! – Line of Predictions Continue!

For those of you who haven’t been following, starting around July 4th, I began predicting a series of events including each zone’s release, the testing of 5 man heroics, the testing of raids, and the completed 90-100 test including the PVE max level servers. If you are among those people, …

Working Clique – Just in Time for Raid Testing ;)

Finally we have our mousepress keybindings! Its been a long time coming, but with the inclusion of 5 man heroic dungeons as well as the raid testing this week, its a thing of great need. If you would like to download it, you can find it here http://www.mediafire.com/download/wdiedhd32zoche4/Clique+wod+beta.rar Now it …

Get Skada on WoD Beta! – Addons Confirm Prediciton!

First thing’s first, since I know its what you all came here for: Click Here to download Skada for 18566 http://www.mediafire.com/download/l4281p3u3mahpeq/Skada_Beta18566.zip Now, stick around because we have much more to discuss. Obviously, skada allows you to view and track everything the combat logging discussed last week does but in game. …

To Game or not to Game: A parent’s guide to WoW introduction

“Mommy! I want to see the spider pet!” My seven year old asks this often. I don’t know if it’s because it’s blue, sparkly, or multi-legged. Whatever the reason I oblige and pull it up on my Night Elf Hunter. She laughs hysterically and tries to take control. Eventually, I …