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Nythendra, DPS Guide

Posted 4 years, 7 months ago by Virendra.

This page covers a DPS-focused strategy for Nythendra in The Emerald Nightmare. While it's tailored for dps, other roles may also find the information useful. If you have any suggestions or feedback, you can leave a comment below or tweet @SquidWonder. This guide will be updated as needed. Normal and Heroic The information below pertains to Normal and Heroic difficulty. There are very few differences between Normal and Heroic, if something is Heroic-only it will be noted as such. Read more...

Nythendra, Healer Guide

Posted 4 years, 7 months ago by Preston.

This page covers a healer-focused strategy for Nythendra in The Emerald Nightmare. While it's tailored for healers, other roles may also find the information useful. If you have any suggestions or feedback, you can leave a comment below or tweet @PrestonDvorak. This guide has been updated and maintained based on my own experiences with the fight as well as Dungeon Journal information. I'll continue to update it as-needed. General Mechanics and Abilities Normal and Heroic On Heroic difficulty, you will gain stacks of Infested every time you take Plague damage. Read more...

Il'gynoth, DPS Guide

Posted 4 years, 7 months ago by Virendra.

This page covers a DPS-focused strategy for Il'gynoth in The Emerald Nightmare. While it's tailored for DPS, other roles may also find the information useful. If you have any suggestions or feedback, you can leave a comment below or tweet @SquidWonder. This guide will be updated as needed. Normal and Heroic The information below pertains to Normal and Heroic difficulty. There are very few differences between Normal and Heroic, if something is Heroic-only it will be noted as such. Read more...

Elerethe Renferal, DPS Guide

Posted 4 years, 7 months ago by Virendra.

This page covers a DPS-focused strategy for Elerethe Renferal in The Emerald Nightmare. While it's tailored for DPS, other roles may also find the information useful. If you have any suggestions or feedback, you can leave a comment below or tweet @SquidWonder. This guide will be updated as needed. Normal and Heroic The information below pertains to Normal and Heroic difficulty. Heroic only-mechanics are specifically noted. General mechanics to know about Stay away from Surging Egg Sacs When affected by Web of Pain, stay within 20 yards of your partner. Read more...

Ursoc, DPS Guide

Posted 4 years, 7 months ago by Virendra.

This page covers a DPS-focused strategy for Ursoc in The Emerald Nightmare. While it's tailored for DPS, other roles may also find the information useful. If you have any suggestions or feedback, you can leave a comment below or tweet @SquidWonder. This guide will be updated as needed. Normal and Heroic The information below pertains to Normal and Heroic difficulty. There are very few differences between Normal and Heroic, if something is Heroic-only it will be noted as such. Ursoc is a one-phase fight where damage ramps up over time. The Fight The raid will be split into two soak groups. Read more...

Dragons of Nightmare, DPS Guide

Posted 4 years, 7 months ago by Virendra.

This page covers a DPS-focused strategy for the Dragons of Nightmare in The Emerald Nightmare. While it's tailored for DPS, other roles may also find the information useful. If you have any suggestions or feedback, you can leave a comment below or tweet @SquidWonder. This guide will be updated as needed. Normal and Heroic The information below pertains to Normal and Heroic difficulty. Mechanics in Normal and Heroic are similar, with Heroic having a few extra abilities to watch out for. Read more...

Goroth, Healer Guide

Posted 4 years, 7 months ago by Preston.

This page covers a healer-focused strategy for Goroth in the Tomb of Sargeras. While it's tailored for healers, other roles may also find the information useful. If you have any suggestions or feedback, you can leave a comment below or tweet @PrestonDvorak. This guide has been updated and maintained based on my own experiences with the fight as well as Dungeon Journal information. I'll continue to update it as-needed. Read more...

Cathedral of Eternal Night, Healer Guide

Posted 4 years, 8 months ago by Preston.

This page covers healer-focused strategies for the bosses in the Cathedral of Eternal Night dungeon. While it's tailored for healers, other roles may also find the information useful. If you have any suggestions or feedback, you can leave a comment below or tweet @PrestonDvorak. This guide has been updated and maintained based on my own experiences with the fights as well as Dungeon Journal information. I'll continue to update it as-needed. There is a summary of debuffs to track at the very bottom of the page. Agronox During this fight, you will face Agronox and several types of floral adds. Read more...

Overview and Tips for New Players

Posted 4 years, 8 months ago by Preston.

Below you'll find general information on Overwatch as well as tips when it comes to playing the game and building an effective team. This information is geared towards new or returning players, and may not apply to high-level ranked, competitive play. Feedback is appreciated, you can tweet @PrestonDvorak or leave a comment at the bottom of any guide page. Map Types Overwatch consists of four map types. It's important to understand the differences between these types as some heroes will perform better than others depending on the objective and whether you're attacking or defending. Read more...

Recommended Heroes for New Players

Posted 4 years, 8 months ago by Preston.

While you can play and learn any hero you'd like, there are some that I consider easier to learn while still contributing to your team's performance. With team composition being so important, I've included one hero for each role. I highly recommend learning each of the roles so you're comfortable filling in any spot the team needs. You'll also be better at the game overall by learning how different heroes and roles function. As with the rest of this guide, this information is intended for new or returning players and may not necessarily apply to high-level ranked, competitive play. Read more...

New Player Guide for Overwatch

Posted 4 years, 8 months ago by Preston.

With the free-to-play weekends and Game of the Year award in 2016, along with holiday events, Overwatch has seen an influx of new and returning players. I thought it would be fun to share my perspective on the best heroes for new players to try in each role, as well as some general rules when it comes to team composition and playing the game. Keep in mind, the information here is mostly intended for Quick Match or semi-casual Competitive mode. I won't be covering any complex, meta-defining strategies or compositions. Feedback is appreciated, you can tweet @PrestonDvorak or leave a comment at the bottom of any guide page. Read more...