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Picture_8First of all, this was my first heroic. I don’t have much play time available to me, and a run through Kara once or twice a week is about all I can manage. And, to be honest, I’ve been a little nervous of it, because of stories of endless wiping. Druids aren’t the best at handling spikey damage, and we lack a rapidly repeatable res, which made me feel like I might be dragging down a heroic team.

Now, we did have Scowlin, a shadow priest with us, which took a lot of the pressure off, especially when I also had to keep HoTs up on the bird spirits during the fight. But it was all much easier than I expected. We only had one total wipe – on the end boss – and one partial wipe, when we had an over-generous pull just before Anzu’s room. Oh, an a couple of random deaths, when the mage and then the rouge were one-shotted. Frankly, it was a blast, and I look forward to doing it again.

The other confession? Ah, well, when I finished the quest, and got my Essence-Infused Moonstone, I couldn’t find it anywhere in my bags. So, eventually, I raised a ticket with a GM, and about half an hour later, one whispered me… to tell me it was on my keychain. D’oh!