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Shared Topic: What sort of Boss would you be?

 Suffering with sever writers block and a large amount of snow that is making my workplace empty (and very muddy), I happened upon this shared topic that got my wheels a turnin’: As a healer, what kind of boss would I make? Having only started raiding in WoTLK my knowledge of the original raid bosses in fairly limited. However, I did go back and do some of the BC raids just for giggles.

I’d want my fight to be fairly complicated—no one wants to be a loot piñata. What would a boss be without any back story? I have never thought about coming up with a back story for my character before, but now with such an interesting writing prospect before me I can hardly help but wonder what could have driven my character from being a small time healer to a big time boss.

 (Note: I’m fascinated by the Old Gods, particularly Yogg-Saron and his ability to make people insane. His madness not only comes from close proximity to himself, but from the metal Saronite. Those who mine it for too long are known to slip into his madness and kills themselves in an attempt to be closer to their masters greatness.)

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Shared Topic– 2009 WoW in Review

I was pretty determined not to read (or write) anything of this nature. However,  I know it’s been a while since I posted anything due to the holidays and travel, so I thought I would jump on the blogwagon (haha, see its a pun! Okay, no? Nevermind then.) and give you all an idea of how my first full year of playing WoW went.  This meme comes curtsy of Blog Azeroth’s shared topic forums, which always has interesting ideas for us bloggers.

“In the spirit of the annual RL year in review meme I have completed for the better part of this decade, I created one for Warcraft that I thought would be a good potential shared topic. Please tag 5 other folks to complete the meme and copy these instructions and the questions into your blog with your answers. Thanks all for your consideration!

My Warcraft Year in Review Meme

What did you do in the World of Warcraft in 2009 that you’d never done before?
What was your favorite new place that you visited?
What would you like to have in 2010 that you lacked in 2009?
What was your biggest achievement of the year?
What was your biggest failure?
What did you get really, really, really excited about?
What do you wish you’d done less of?
What was your favorite WoW blog or podcast?
Tell us a valuable WoW lesson you learned in 2009.


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