Stat Changes in Patch 4.0.1

Blizzard released a post on the stat changes that have gone live with Patch 4.0.1.  Here are the changes: [Source] We’ve previously unveiled some of the stat changes that are coming with Cataclysm, including stat alterations, stat removals, or changes to how they’re obtained. This is an update to that preview intended to explain the […]

WoW Patch 4.0.1 Information

In a separate post, Blizzard has released a thread containing links to the many changes in Cataclysm reflected in Patch 4.0.1.  If you are having trouble viewing it at work, I am posting the thread here: [Source] The first major patch for World of Warcraft: Cataclysm is upon us. In this patch players will experience […]

WoW Patch 4.0.1 Notes

Patch 4.0.1 is live!  Goodbye old WotLK playstyle, hello Cataclysm!  I know many of you that browse from work have both the WoW main site and MMO Champion blocked, so if this site is still something you can pull up, I will give you the full notes here! [Source] World of Warcraft Client Patch 4.0.1 […]

Retribution Paladins Patch 4.0.1

Patch 4.0 is finally here!  The version we are getting is Patch 4.0.1, and Retribution Paladins got their world flipped upside down.  Gone is the ease of face rolling DPS, and in comes the era of Holy Power, with it’s cohort of reliant abilities.  I am stoked, are you? This site is going to require […]

Patch Tomorrow? Extended Maintenance Says YES

Blizzard posted that there will be extended maintenance tomorrow.  Looks like we will be playing 4.0 tomorrow night!  Don’t forget to study up on our new Talents and Glyphs, both of which will change with the coming Patch 4.0. If you love the way your Ret Paladin functions now, kiss it goodbye.  It’s a brand […]

Paladin Glyphs for Patch 4.0

Everyone ready for Patch 4.0?  Paladin Glyphs will be highly sought after when Patch 4.0 goes live, so I am giving you a list of the glyphs we will need to complete our “sets”.  Remember, with the new patch comes a new category of glyphs in addition to Major Glyphs and Minor Glyphs.  Prime Glyphs […]

Cataclysm in Stores December 7th

Yep, it’s official! Cataclysm will be in stores Dec. 7th! Here’s the official Blizzard Press Release: [Source] IRVINE, Calif. — October 4, 2010 Blizzard Entertainment, Inc. today announced that World of Warcraft®: Cataclysm™, the highly anticipated third expansion for the world’s most popular subscription-based massively multiplayer online role-playing game*, will be released starting on December […]

T10 2-Piece Bonus Viable in Cata?

Here is something to chew on, will the 2 T10 bonus for Ret Paladins be viable in Cataclysm?  Many Paladins have planned on taking their 2 T10 with them to level to 85, but in all reality, that particular set bonus will be rendered useless as soon as Patch 4.0 goes live. The 2 T10 […]

Ret Paladin Cataclysm Beta – Build 13066

New Beta build, and a couple very significant changes.  Our two core attacks for Cataclysm, Crusader Strike and Templar’s Verdict, each got a change.  One was for the better, and one was for the worse.  It does, however, clear up some discrepancies in terms of our DPS rotations and usage of Holy Power. Here are […]

Ghostcrawler: Ret Was Broken

A recent post from Ghostcrawler leads off with, “Ret was broken.”  I’ve been trying to wrap my mind around those three words since I first read them, and I am having a hard time seeing eye to eye with Blizzard on this one.  I do agree with the mechanics not providing an appealing or challenging gameplay […]