US 2nd/World 5th Lei Shen!
By Dpsonroids on April 11, 2013, 8:17 p.m.
Lei Shen joins the club as one of the hardest bosses Midwinter has ever overcome alongside the likes of Yogg 0, Lich King, and Ragnaros. It will remain as the most satisfying boss kill most of us have ever been a part of for what we accomplished so far this tier. As with most hard bosses, the fight featured several unique, mechanically intensive phases with an end phase that featured a tight DPS check with extremely...
By Gondlem on March 26, 2013, 6:40 p.m.
Another step up in difficulty from previous bosses, and definitely one of the most interesting bosses in recent memory, even if it wasn't quite as fun as Durumu. This one is an intense execution check, where one mistake from any player in the first two minutes will quickly snowball into a wipe. Once you develop the correct strat and get past the add phase it's much simpler, but there's still a tight enrage and insane damage...
Heroic Durumu dead
By Gondlem on March 18, 2013, 3:51 a.m.
Finished off heroic Durumu tonight. Another great encounter in what is turning out to be a fantastic tier of raiding. Probably the toughest fight of the expansion so far, incredibly tightly tuned in current gear. This one went right down to the last second.
By Gondlem on March 16, 2013, 6:03 a.m.
Five heroic bosses down
By Gondlem on March 15, 2013, 4:52 a.m.
Been a bit slow with news updates once again, but Midwinter has kicked off Throne of Thunder progression. Last week we cleared normal mode with three groups of mixed mains and alts, and we've hit the ground running this week with five heroic kills in the first three nights of progression. Along the way we've moved into the top 10 in the world for the first time in Midwinter history. Only time will tell if we can hang on to...