Monthly Archives: September 2011

Behold! Ragnaros the Finger Puppet!


He who was ancient when the world was yarn! So after Magmaw, a few people said they’d like to see something else, or a Ragnaros… and as I felt in a crafty (and silly) mood I crocheted this little finger puppet today. And a crappy close up video of him brandishing Sulfurus: Not sure if people want instructions for him or not, he’s a bit more work than Magmaw, and needs a VERY basic knowledge of crochet to make. Happy to post the instructions if enough … Continue reading

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Make your own Magmaw sock puppet!

Magmaw sock puppet

So Epiaa and I got chatting as we were clearing trash this week, about how the annelids before Ragnaros looked like giant sock puppets. Especially since someone is clearly under the walkway that leads to Rag with their arms waving around, changing which side they pop their hand over. Well this lead to the obvious conclusion: I needed to make a Magmaw sock puppet. So here I’m going to explain how I did it. It isn’t a guide, as usual I assume you know the basic … Continue reading

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Healing Ragnaros 10 man

Rag 2011-09-01 at 9.28.50 PM

Last week we downed Ragnaros after about 4 solid nights of attempts spread over a few weeks. Like lots of end-boss fights, early deaths make a big difference to later stages and while there is a *little* bit of RNG in that, mostly it’s about personal survivability and everyone doing their jobs. This post is about how we execute this fight as a guild, and specifically about how I heal it. It’s not a guide to the fight mechanics, I’m going to assume you have a … Continue reading

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Ragnaros be dead

Rag 2011-09-01 at 9.30.44 PM

Just this: /treehugs for mah guildies. Healing write-up on the way…

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