And so it ends… again! Archimonde seems to have forgotten the lesson we gave him in Mount Hyjal and he traveled space and time to find us ready to kill him… again!
We also found some clues that led us to meet Malfurion in Moonglade and we learned that the Emerald Nightmare is not properly gone. Ah-HA! What’s the next challenge that is waiting for us?
PS Malfurion was also so nice to gift us a mount and … Cenarion Cirle reputation. Like we are strangers! Tsk tsk
So what happens if a Draenei Paladin becomes evil and accepts the fel touch? You get a very annoying boss with Auras, Seals and every kind of mocking pally abilities to defeat…
…but Prelude is here to fight any evil and we triumphed against Tyrant Velhari!
Archimonde here we come!
Prelude progression in Hellfire Citadel heroic is steady and safe: we are now at 11 encounters defeated, with only two left. In the while we also fully cleared the normal difficulty.
Good job raiders!
Shadow-Lord Iskar heroic 24th of september:
Socrethar the Eternal heroic 5th of october:
Fel Lord Zakuun heroic 22nd of october:
Xhul’horac heroic 26th of october:
Mannoroth heroic 9th of november:
screenshots: courtesy of Wallywest and Pao
Hello guildies! Prelude raiding season has restarted and we cleared the first six encounters in heroic difficulty.
As you can see in the kills shootings, we welcomed back gnomes, dwarves, worgens and bears so the raiding roster is in full shape again.
As Prelude tradition, we had two double strike nights in first kills, and some 2-1 % wipes before to get them down. Gorefiend kill was the funnier one, he nearly wiped us but we had him with just 3 raiders alive at the end 🙂
Now we are working on Archimonde normal while we progress in our heroic clearing.
Have a nice raiding season everyone!
Hellfire Assault heroic 19th of august:
Iron Reaver heroic 3rd of september:
Kormrok heroic 3rd of september:
Hellfire High Council heroic 7th of september:
Kilrogg Deadeye heroic 7th of september:
Gorefiend heroic 14th of september:
Hello guildies! As the Prelude tradition, this summer we are going to visit some old instances for fun & rewards & achievements.
This year the tour will take place in Pandaria every wednesday:
wed 22 july: Mogu’shan Vaults
wed 29 july: Heart of Fear
wed 5 august: Terrace of the Endless Spring + first part of Throne of Thunder
wed 12 august: second part Throne of Thunder
We’ll keep to go lfr on friday nights with MusicBOT but you can suggest any*** other activity in the forum or in game.
Happy holidays Prelude!
***a Li-Li kiss to who guesses what instance is not allowed 🙂
We had a little break in our blogging, but that doesn’t mean the guild stopped raiding 🙂
In the last three months we completed heroic Blackrock Foundry:
– Iron Maidens wins the award for the most annoying boss encounter of wow history. 10 minutes of nothing followed by 2 chaotic and messy ones, leading to boring wipes at the 11th minute or worse and then again and again and again… Prelude doesn’t approve of this fight!
The only happy people were our hunters with their new shiny spearguns. Hunter weaponz FTW
– The Blast Furnace, on the contrary, is a fun fight and for some strange reason phase 2 got the best out of us. We mastered the encounter quickly and we boldly stepped into the last challenge…
– Blackhand, Warlord of the Blackrock, was a wall we crashed into. The heroic fight is hard, and it was hard for us to learn it. We had rotations and replacements in our raiding roster, full nights of wiping, everything that reminded us of when we were hardcore and had to endure nights and nights of no progression and frustration. But we are Prelude… “Never give up. Never surrender.” And finally, at the very last minute before the patch, just in time to get the Ahead of the Curve achievement, we killed him. No warlord rules forever!
Thank you everyone for the nice raiding season in this first Draenor tier! On Blackhand kill we had our full current roster of raiders and everyone was doing great. A special mention to our raid leader Pao and our kiter Oldi the mage, but on the kill everyone did their best, healers, tanks, melees and ranged. Good job Prelude!
Hunter weaponz 🙂
This week our raiders scored a double strike first kill in heroic Blackrock Foundry:
Oregorger. Maybe his diet of heavy rocks made this giant goren a bit slower, or maybe we are in a better shape than him: anyway <the Devourer> is dead now. For pest control, no matter of the vermin size, call Prelude!
Kromog. Now, why a magnaron decided to help the Iron Horde, is a question nobody can answer. He tried to smash and grasp and squeeze us but he failed and the mistery will remain unsolved.
For sure he choosed the wrong side in this war.
PS as we didn’t have enough gnomes in the picture, somebody decided to go for a duplicate Millhouse Manastorm.. as if the world needed it. Sigh.