–quote from my arena partner.
And that pretty well sums up our first week of Arena for Season 6.
Let’s just say that when a rogue and a boomkin decide they want a mage dead fast they get it done.
Yes, I have resilience, almost 800. And armor made of tissue paper.
13 games, won 2. I went in with the expectation of winning 1 in 10 and being happy.
I’m in the same arcane mage/frost mage comp as last season, no Flavor of the Month DK/Pally comps for us; when we win there really can’t be any accusations of face rolling, we fight hard for our wins.
I had to lock down my action bars for the first time. In one match I managed to swap abilities on my bars not once, but twice! I don’t click much so to fuck up like that made me feel really stupid. Like, more stupid than normal.
There will be some tweaking with my keybinds, I found myself thinking, “Wow, if I had mapped this to that then I would have gotten that Frost Nova off…”
I completely forgot about the fact I made a mouse-over polymorph macro. Granted, it’s original intended use was for CC on party members when fighting KT on 25-man Naxx… but I shouldn’t have forgotten about it. Durrrrrrrr…
Dual-stealth teams fuck us HARD. No dinner, no movie, no flowers, no lube. And they never call the next day. Continue reading →