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WoW: I Remember When…

Posted in Gaming with tags , , on January 8, 2010 by earlddyer

World of Warcraft
So it’s now been over 5 years since I started playing that crack-laced game called World of Warcraft (WoW). Everywhere you go you will see things representing this game. People have clothing with logos, phrases and guild names. You’ll see cars with stickers and decals and even license plates referencing the game. You even see it on television when Mr. T, Ozzy Osbourne and others let you know that they play. It even invaded my precious Mt. Dew not too long ago. It’s probably safe to say that WoW is not only a game, it is an icon for this century and probably the next.

Currently, WoW is in the 2nd expansion (or version 3) of the game and is coming close to releasing the next expansion. When you’re playing the game, it seems like things are pretty monotonous. Now, don’t get me wrong, anyone who has played this game knows that much of the content is repetative. But that isn’t what I’m talking about. I’m talking about how the changes that occur in the game seem to blend in with what you’re used to.

That being said, I thought I would post some of my fond memories of the game. Some of these things will be new to people who weren’t playing “back in the day” while – for most of you – it may all be gibberish. For those that have been playing for as long as I have, or even longer, these should bring a smile to your face or make you cringe.

I remember when…

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