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Technically PvP

Technically PVP is a podcast about player versus player content in the game World of Warcraft. We delve into various aspects of PvP, analyzing them to learn how to be better at PvP. Gerissar, is a PvP novice. He is joined by Andallyn and Windstead to discuss many topics. The information provided is good for the novice to Ranked players. Occasionally, we have guests to provide their expert points of view.
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Jun 27, 2019

Technically PVP Show Notes

 

Episode 81 - Patch 8.2

 

14:50 - Upcoming WoW PVP Events

 

30:47 - Subject of Analysis

Today we will discuss, Patch 8.2.  This patch dropped today and man is it a big one!

  • Heart of Azeroth System Update: Essences
  • Mount Equipment
  • Ashran returns to the Epic BG List
  • Battle for Nazjatar - WM only quest
  • Frost DK reworked
  • Havoc DH slightly nerfed
  • Veng DH buffed
  • Druids, hunters, mages, shadow priest, outlaw rogues, enh sham and arms warrior - slight changes
  • AP from PVP buffed!
  • Gear Scaling - The power of damage and healing effects on Battle of Azeroth items now increases more per item level.
  • PVP
    • Tiger’s Peak Arena returns!
    • AV UI will now track summoning progress
    • AV - added 2 seasonal quests
    • Seething Shore - first 3 nodes are now static
    • Merc Mode will grant 50% more AP
    • Void Stone, Prism, Abyssal gauntlets, trident and Mindthief’s nerfed
    • Racial tooltips updated to properly reflect CD if/when Medallion honour talent is selected.
    • FDK Chill streak changed from % of enemy max HP to % of attack power
    • Resto Druid
    • Brewmaster - nerf?
    • Prot/ret paladin - utility buff
    • Disc Priest - mana regen buffed
    • Ele sham - lasso changed
    • Aff locks - I don’t know
    • Arena - Fixed a bug that could cause players who were actively participating in PvP combat to unintentionally drop combat.
    • Characters with experience turned off can no longer participate in Battlegrounds with characters that have experience turned on.
    • BGs - 
      • Arathi Basin - Players can no longer stand on top of unintended locations in Arathi Basin.
      • Seething Shore - Players no longer receive the Uncharted Territory debuff after launching off the airship.
      • Temple of Kotmogu - Healing power-ups will again spawn every 2 minutes as intended.
      • Wintergrasp - Players can now build new catapults, demolishers, and siege engines in the Vehicle Workshop right after completing construction on another one.
  • Rogue - Rogues can no longer sometimes re-enter stealth earlier than intended after killing another player.
  • Arcane Mage - Arcane Orb now puts enemy players it strikes into combat.
  • Frost Mage - Frozen Orb should no longer sink into terrain on certain platforms.
  • Monk - Monks no longer enter combat if they cast Transcendence next to an enemy.

 

2:14:14 - WOW PVP NEWS

 

Technically Challenged 

In this segment, we challenge you the listener to do something different in game.  Each episode we will give a new challenge. After you have completed the challenge, write in to technicallypvp@gmail.com with your experience.

This week’s challenge is: Play an arena match fully defensively.  Don’t go for the kill; just cc, avoid, etc.  How long did the match last?

 

Finding Us

Podcast Cohosts

Technically - https://twitter.com/Technically_PvP https://www.twitch.tv/technically_pvp

https://discord.gg/w7WZ9ab

https://blizzard.com/invite/3kEld72CBvz

Technicallypvp@gmail.com

https://technicallypvp.wordpress.com/

Andallyn - https://twitter.com/Andallyn1244

https://www.twitch.tv/andallyn

Windstead - https://twitter.com/windstead84

 

Jun 13, 2019

Technically PVP Show Notes

 

Episode 80 - Guess Who’s Back!

 

8:22 - Upcoming WoW PVP Events

 

15:57 - Subject of Analysis

Today we talk with Windstead about his return to the game and the podcast!

 

1:04:12 - WOW PVP NEWS

 

Technically Challenged

In this segment, we challenge you the listener to do something different in game.  Each episode we will give a new challenge. After you have completed the challenge, write in to technicallypvp@gmail.com with your experience.

Last week’s challenge was: Talk to a IRL friend about PVP (good or bad)

People said:

  • David talked with Hannah about what he will play in Classic when it goes live
  • Doobers talked with workmates about the tournaments.  One person got interested enough to watch the next tournament with Doobers to check it out.
  • Rich reminisced with a workmate/friend about class design and pruning compared to TBC/WOTLK era

 

This week’s challenge is:.

  • Lead a rated game (arena or BG) through LFG with no rating floor.

 

Shoutouts

  • Ace - For supporting Windstead
  • Nobruh - feral druid - did a skirm with them.  Epic comeback.
  • Holygrail-Sargeras (hpal) and Saydar-Wyrmrest(mage) - great team. Did skirms

 

Finding Us

Podcast Cohosts

Technically - https://twitter.com/Technically_PvP https://www.twitch.tv/technically_pvp

https://discord.gg/w7WZ9ab

https://blizzard.com/invite/3kEld72CBvz

Technicallypvp@gmail.com

https://technicallypvp.wordpress.com/

Andallyn - https://twitter.com/Andallyn1244

https://www.twitch.tv/andallyn

Windstead - https://twitter.com/windstead84

 

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