Author Archives: Oswin

Faith in the Light (Part 1)

My hands were trembling as I grasped T’uure. I still couldn’t believe that such great power was resting in my hands.  I could feel the warm embrace of the light as it coursed through my blood, warming my very skin and making my heart race.  In a flash of the moment I remembered Sen’jin, the […]

Horde or Alliance Who do you play for?

The oldest debate in the game, horde or alliance, which is better?  You’ll find the die hard fans of World of Warcraft usually have a preference and I wanted to look into it a little further. So I started out on the Horde because it’s what my husband played and he was kind enough to […]

World of Warcraft Lore- Final Part

Ok, so if you’ve read the other posts you’re pretty much caught up through Cataclysm, but we still have more expansions!  The story line a lore in World of Warcraft is so in depth because it cover many, many years of history. Following the lore doesn’t get any easier when the characters time travel and those […]

World of Warcraft Lore- Part 6

Sylvanas the Banshee After Arthas became the most feared Death Knight in Azeroth he was haunted by Kel’Thuzad.  Now that Arthas was on the same side as the evil mage, Kel’Thuzad wanted revival, so he instructed Arthas to bring his remains to the Sunwell within Quel’Thalas.  The Scourge destroyed the high elven city, while the […]

World of Warcraft Lore- Part 5

Horde Vs. Alliance So we’re at the crossroads every World of Warcraft player comes to, are you for the Horde or Alliance?  This part of lore starts just after the orcs came to Azeroth. We have the factions, Horde, led by Doomhammer, and the Alliance led by Lothar, fighting non stop for the upper hand […]

World of Warcraft Lore- Part 4

The Introduction of the Last Guardian Aegwynn was guardian for nearly nine hundred years before the Council of Tirisfal decreed that her time was up.  They ordered her to come back to Dalaran so they could take her powers and give them to a new Guardian.  Aegwynn distrusted the Council and felt she should choose […]

Mage Tower…Are You Actually Testing My Skill or My Luck at RNG?

Mage Tower

Frustration That is the one word to sum up how I feel about the Mage Tower.  I consider myself an above average player with many high parses through Nighthold (95% overall for Heroic); however, my guild has only progressed 3/10 Mythic, which means I don’t have end of content gear for Nighthold… I didn’t think […]

World of Warcraft Lore- Part 3

The High Elves and Quel’Thalas The high elves built Quel’Thalas on an ancient city that the Trolls still held sacred, causing a raging battle.  The elves were able to harness their magical knowledge and defend themselves against the trolls.  Once the land was safe, some were cautious of the Legion; so they created a barrier around […]

World of Warcraft Lore- Part 2

Destruction of the Well of Eternity Ok, so when we left off Malfurion, Tyrande, and Cenarius are going to destroy the Well of Eternity.  Wait, there’s a name missing there… That’s right, Illidan has now left the group.  Somewhere along the way, Malfurion and Tyrande have now became an item and it drives Illidan crazy. […]