I very vividly remember my first encounters with Ragnaros, down in the fiery depths of Molten Core, where he held my Stormrage legs hostage. I remember farming weeks for fire resist gear and potions. The fire elementals in Arathi Highlands. The BRD runs for the items from that secret stash in the vault required for your fire resist arcanum. I remember “practicing” jumping out of the lava in Rag’s lair, finding that one teensy spot in which you could hop out safely after being knocked back.
Why this random trip down memory lane? Well, with 4.2 landing today it seemed fitting to recall my time previously spent with the great fire lord, as it would seem I will soon become reacquainted with him.
For the first time since Firelands was announced, I’m looking forward to it. Read the rest of this entry »