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#1 May 25 2012 at 2:02 PM Rating: Default
My apologies everyone for being AFK and inactive in the forums, i sort of got addicted when I bought skyrim.

But now I'm back for good this time, I swear i won't be AFK anymore.

Anyways I haven't played world of warcraft for awhile, so I need a question answered...


What role do I choose for a Mage in dungeons?

Because some people yelled at me when I started wow for looting this item in a dungeon when I was a tanker.

And I just started so I didn't know that tankers are the ones who take damage.


So if anyone coul answer my question, thank you :)
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#2 May 25 2012 at 2:03 PM Rating: Excellent
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Vending machine.
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#3 May 25 2012 at 2:04 PM Rating: Good
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Oh, the kind with panties in them I hope.
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#4 May 25 2012 at 2:08 PM Rating: Excellent
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You do what blizzards tells you to, old dramas is old.

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What role do I choose for a Mage in dungeons?


Vending machine.


Seriously, strudels or GTFO.


Edited, May 25th 2012 1:09pm by someproteinguy
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#5 May 25 2012 at 2:10 PM Rating: Default
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What role do I choose for a Mage in dungeons?


Vending machine.



As long as It has a lollipop and a teddy bear for me to hump once in awhile,

That's fine for me.
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#6 May 25 2012 at 2:16 PM Rating: Default
someproteinguy wrote:
You do what blizzards tells you to, old dramas is old.

LockeColeMA wrote:
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What role do I choose for a Mage in dungeons?


Vending machine.


Seriously, strudels or GTFO.


Edited, May 25th 2012 1:09pm by someproteinguy



Oh so you mean blizzard will automatically select it for you?
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#7 May 25 2012 at 2:16 PM Rating: Excellent
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Also, why no more dancing cat? Smiley: frown
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homework wrote:
someproteinguy wrote:
You do what blizzards tells you to, old dramas is old.

LockeColeMA wrote:
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What role do I choose for a Mage in dungeons?


Vending machine.


Seriously, strudels or GTFO.


Edited, May 25th 2012 1:09pm by someproteinguy



Oh so you mean blizzard will automatically select it for you?


Tis their plan last I heard. I can't remember how far they intend to expand the system, but yeah, there are times you won't be rolling against others so much, and even then, they've restricted what you can roll on.
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#9 May 25 2012 at 2:20 PM Rating: Default
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Also, why no more dancing cat? Smiley: frown



He humped my teddy bear so I killed him and dumped his body in a river.
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#10 May 25 2012 at 2:22 PM Rating: Excellent
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Sounds prudent.
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Vending machine.



Edited, May 25th 2012 3:56pm by Poldaran
#12 May 25 2012 at 4:15 PM Rating: Good
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Great, more OOT seepage in this here forum.

Mages are damage dealers. Cookie?
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#13 May 25 2012 at 5:38 PM Rating: Good
Smiley: facepalm Really? Are you seriously that stupid that you don't know what role a mage provides in a dungeon? It'd be one thing if you were asking that about a druid. I could just pat you on the head and be all "Oh, he's just a newbie." In what world do you live in that a mage has ever tanked or healed for a group in any game ever?

I know we're supposed to be nice and all, but I seriously don't have patience for this level of stupid.
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Hey, my mage was guild MT for a while.
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#15 May 25 2012 at 6:39 PM Rating: Good
Let me guess, during the council fight in BT? I actually had forgotten about that when I wrote that post, because I was so astounded. =x

Still though, the dungeon finder locks you into the damage role, because DUH that's the only role mages perform now, and in 99.6% of all cases.
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Hey, Homework! Are you perhaps not a native speaker? Some of your writing quirks remind me of my students. If you aren't a native speaker, let us know. It may help keep a post from coming off wrong.

[Serious comment, not intended as anything negative.]
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#17 May 25 2012 at 11:46 PM Rating: Good
I'm pretty sure he's established that he's just a typical American high schooler with no friends. I seriously don't know why he rubs me the wrong way, but I can't help being mean to him. Smiley: glare
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PigtailsOfDoom wrote:
In what world do you live in that a mage has ever tanked or healed for a group in any game ever?


The Mage class in Rift is capable of speccing into healing role (Chloromancer is the main healing soul).
#19 May 26 2012 at 5:35 PM Rating: Good
Knee jerk reactions ftw? Smiley: nod
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Tellaria wrote:
PigtailsOfDoom wrote:
In what world do you live in that a mage has ever tanked or healed for a group in any game ever?


The Mage class in Rift is capable of speccing into healing role (Chloromancer is the main healing soul).


Not fair, Rift is weird.
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'Tails, aren't irritability and impatience associated with one of your conditions? Relax!
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They're associated with a number of female conditions, actually.
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#23 May 27 2012 at 11:56 AM Rating: Good
I hate you guys sometimes. Smiley: glare

I'm normally a very happy and cheerful people person. This guy just makes me irritable for some reason.
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Hey, Homework! Are you perhaps not a native speaker? Some of your writing quirks remind me of my students. If you aren't a native speaker, let us know. It may help keep a post from coming off wrong.

[Serious comment, not intended as anything negative.]

Pretty sure he said in OoT that he's around 13 or so. I seem to recall a while back he was asking about "what courses should I take in 9th grade?"
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Pretty sure he said in OoT that he's around 13 or so. I seem to recall a while back he was asking about "what courses should I take in 9th grade?"


Chris Hansen alert.
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#26 May 27 2012 at 7:27 PM Rating: Good
Actually he said 10th grade, so I'm guessing he's probably 15, or close to it.
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