Save the Mages!

Everyone needs a charity or cause to fight for.  I’m realizing that my new purpose in life is saving the the Arcane Mages that can’t seem to break 10K dps. Random Heroics I don’t run many random 5-mans these days, but it was back-to-back encounters in 5-mans that prompted my Mage Madness series of posts.  … Continue reading

Mage Madness – Arcane Explosion Edition

In my Mage Madness – The Basics post, I covered the basics for single-target dps.  Now it’s time to discuss AOE damage.  Trust me, it’s just as much fun as single-target.  It’s just a different button.  If you want to skip the text below, my message is: “Seriously, stop using Blizzard!  It’s so ICC.” Getting … Continue reading

Mage Madness – Quick Fixes

“One-button class” is a common term for the Arcane Mage, and mages often take offense and try to insist we use more buttons.   Seriously, mages…stopping hitting other buttons!  While it is true that I occasionally click the other buttons, the debate is screwing up potentially good arcane mages. Quick Fixes for an Arcane Mage In the last … Continue reading