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Every game in AB is the same. I sign up for the first available. 8 times out of 10 I join something in progress, and always, ALWAYS, Horde control 4 resources and Alliance is struggling to hold on to the … Continue reading

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How did they do it? Arcarius played a lot of AV matches. Made 118k honor last week. He went from Rank 4 to all of Rank 5. Msaker played in as many losing AV matches as he could stomach, and … Continue reading

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Weekend in the Valley. This is the first weekend where the honor/rep grind seemed like work. Almost. :) Msaker, with two marks of AV honor in his bag, would have been happy with just a loss. No, it was a … Continue reading

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Horde progress. From learning to defend, we’re now up to winning occasionally again. Nice. In anticipation of the Alterac Valley weekend, I decided last night after dinner to get a quick loss under my belt with Msaker. He was sitting … Continue reading

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On War. It’s not easy going to enough battlegrounds with two characters to level up their ranks. (And I also need to take my wife’s character, Droonda, since we both think Grunt is the least desireable of rank titles. Sergeant … Continue reading

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Hello?! What’s this?! Horde defending?! What’s up with that? Heh. So, here we are, doing the usual Alliance charge out of it’s home base, racing past Snowfall (taking it) and heading for Galv’s. And this time I see a sea … Continue reading

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That’s just a real shame. For the Horde that is. It seems the Alliance have developed a new strategy. That is to farm HK’s on the way to their win. Since when do the Alliance take and hold Stonehearth Graveyard? … Continue reading

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Tall, dark, and handsome. Short, bright, and perky. Yin and Yang. Arcarius and Winkydink. Alterac Valley goodness. Arathi Basin badness. She thinks he’s handsome. At least that’s what little Winkydink, my wife’s Gnome Warrior, thinks of Arcarius, my Night Elf … Continue reading

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Storming Frostwolf Keep. Ten of us. Valerie: Bye bye, boys!Max: Have fun storming the castle!Valerie: [to Max] Think it will work?Max: It would take a miracle.Max and Valerie: [waving] Buh-bye!(Princess Bride) And, no, no miracle required. Seeming miraculous though. Storming … Continue reading

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ZOMG! Alliance in AV is Easy Mode. Mostly.Well, first ever time Arcarius, my Night Elf Hunter, got into Alterac Valley, the Horde decimated us! It was incredible. After losing so many times with Msaker I was expecting quick wins. No … Continue reading

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