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Discussion in 'MMOs' started by CAPT-Irrelevant, Aug 30, 2009.

  1. Krumm

    Krumm Member

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    Proudmoore! man the servers crashed so much that day, zerging the 3 colossus i think they were (the huge aq bugs) as their hp didn't reset after a raid wiped on them, good times.
     
  2. GTZLevin

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    think every server crashed that day....

    similar sized que's and mount setups on suramar
     
  3. c0rtex

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    Anyone playing 10yrs later?
     
  4. Mathuisella

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    we're about to play wow classic in 4.75 days, Oceanic PVP server :p
     
  5. c0rtex

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    Very cool me too! I'm horde. I came here looking for old screenshots. Wish I saved some
     
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  7. Mathuisella

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    Same, I'm horde :) Say hi some time, perhaps group in Wailing caverns :p
     
  8. GumbyNoTalent

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  9. Kaji

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    I've never stopped.

    Help me
     
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  10. CrimsonScribe

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    While this train of thought was definitely accurate 10 years ago, I'm glad they finally changed their stance. Yes, I've been disappointed in expansions (none so much as BfA though), but I've still enjoyed my almost 15 years in the game (Dec '04).
     
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    Aaand this thread is now 10 years old! :p

    It's a shame they couldn't take us all the way back to 1.1.1, but close enough. I'm at least happy to have pet management mechanics back. Also can't wait to start getting back into Honour ranks!
     
  12. Madengineer

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    They could take it back to the very original WoW. But chose not to because it was buggy as fuck, and not enjoyable to most.
     
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    IIRC it was explained at last year's Blizzcon that they couldn't go back earlier because they could not locate a complete and working backup of the game older than 1.12, and at that 1.12 was found to be "in a back up of a backup", so it was a stroke of luck that they found it.
     
  14. miicah

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    glad they did :)
     

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