Archives for September 2010

Snap Threat

Threat is important. In actuality, generating sufficient and quick threat is your second most important task as a tank, arguably equal with the first. It’s a toss-up really. A tank that can generate threat but can’t survive is just as useless as a tank that can survive, but can’t generate threat. For sake of argument […]

The Importance of Positioning

So you’ve had a nice vacation the last few weeks, how does it feel to be back? Feels a little weird doesn’t it? I don’t blame you. After spending the last little while chasing after fiddly little mobile critters like other players, it’s a bit of a change in mentality to be leading around something […]

Tanking Vacation: Prot PvP Part 2

Last week, we took a quick overarching view of what a protection warrior to the PvP table; control, mobility and the ability to take one hell of a licking and keep on ticking. We’re going to take a deeper look at what the protection warrior brings to the table and exactly how those skills are […]

Tanking Vacation: Prot PvP

Alright, so we’ve come full circle. Go and clean off that massive two-hander of all the blood that’s been collecting from all those arenas and battlegrounds that you’ve been frequenting this past week, I’ll wait. All nice and shiny? Good. Go and store that back into your bank. You’ll want it to be nice and […]