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Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium: WoW 5.2 (2013); Warlock Incursion

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Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium: WoW 5.2 (2013); Warlock Incursion

[Mar 9, 2013 | 2 Comments] by: Icesnake Frostfyre

I am Souleater, and this is my Emporium. It used to belong to Icesnake, but he’s a bit… Tied up at the moment.

Naturally, the only add-ons that matter are add-ons for warlocks. Here are three that you may find useful:

WarlockReminder reminds you of missing warlock buffs and procs, and shows your cooldowns. Included are combat reminders, such as Drain Soul or Molten Core. WarlockReminder creates 4 frames to track your buffs, combat procs, …

Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium: WoW 5.1 (2013); IceHUD

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Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium: WoW 5.1 (2013); IceHUD

[Mar 3, 2013 | No Comment] by: Icesnake Frostfyre

Hello! I am the Icesnake, and this is my Emporium. I hope my granddaughter treated you well last week while I was away.

This week we’re going to look at IceHUD. I am very fond of this heads-up display because of the name, but unfortunately it has nothing to do with me. What is a heads-up display, you ask? It is, in this case, a method of moving the most important data items to the …

Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium: WoW 5.1 (2013); MogIt

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Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium: WoW 5.1 (2013); MogIt

[Feb 24, 2013 | No Comment] by: Icesnake Frostfyre

Hello! I am Twoling! Welcome to my grandfather’s Emporium! Do you know the Icesnake? He is away in Pandaria this week, seeking some rare items for his armor set, and asked me to watch the shop for him.

We are having a special this week on MogIt. MogIt is an add-on that provides you with an in-game catalog of transmogrification items, to help you build your own sets.

You can find MogIt on Curse. …

Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium: WoW 5.1 (2013); TrinketMenu

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Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium: WoW 5.1 (2013); TrinketMenu

[Feb 17, 2013 | No Comment] by: Icesnake Frostfyre

I am the Icesnake, and this is my Emporium.

Do you use trinkets? Are you able to see the cooldowns on them instantly? Do you have keybinds to use them whenever you need to? Can you swap them out quickly and easily?

If the answer to the first question is yes, and the answer to any of the others is no, then you want TrinketMenu. TrinketMenu puts an extra two-slot keybar on your screen (which …

Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium: WoW 5.1 (2013); HandyNotes

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Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium: WoW 5.1 (2013); HandyNotes

[Feb 8, 2013 | No Comment] by: Icesnake Frostfyre

I am the Icesnake, and this is my Emporium.

Have you ever wished you could make notes on the maps in World of Warcraft? Want to stick a pin where that rare spawn was sighted, and remember the name and level? Or make specific locations a little more obvious? Now you can.

HandyNotes is an add-on that lets you add notes on your maps, either by right-clicking the map, entering a chat command to place …

Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium: WoW 5.1 (2013); Achievment Screenshotter 2

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Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium: WoW 5.1 (2013); Achievment Screenshotter 2

[Feb 1, 2013 | No Comment] by: Icesnake Frostfyre

I am the Icesnake, and this is my Emporium.

“Screenshot or it didn’t happen!” Who hasn’t heard that? Well, now you can make sure you can shut those skeptics

up, with screenshots of your proudest moments in WoW, take automagically by Achievement Screenshotter 2

This add-on will automatically capture screenshots of important events in the life of your toons: Achievements, BG

ends, LFG dungeon ends, level-ups, rep milestones, and boss kills in dungeons, raids, and …

Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium: WoW 5.1 (2013); OmniCC

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Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium: WoW 5.1 (2013); OmniCC

[Jan 25, 2013 | No Comment] by: Icesnake Frostfyre

I am the Icesnake, and this is my Emporium.

OmniCC is an addon that adds text to items, spell and abilities that are on cooldown to indicate when they will be ready to use. In other words: it turns all the standard analogue cooldowns into digital ones.

Anything should work with OmniCC, from the action bars to the inventory, from the standard interface to your favorite add-on. This add-on will let you see at a …

Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium: WoW 5.1 (2013); MonkTimers

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Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium: WoW 5.1 (2013); MonkTimers

[Jan 17, 2013 | No Comment] by: Icesnake Frostfyre

I am the Icesnake, and this is my Emporium.

This time we have an add-on especially for Monks. MonkTimers shows Cooldowns and Buffs for all Monk specializations in a sort of heads-up display above your action bars.

Timers are divided between short, rotational spells and longer cooldowns. Brewmasters get the Stagger debuff displayed as a bar. Chi and Energy/Mana are combined in one bar.

This is an excellent way for a Monk to keep his …

Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium: WoW 5.1 (2013); Control Lost

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Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium: WoW 5.1 (2013); Control Lost

[Jan 13, 2013 | No Comment] by: Icesnake Frostfyre

I am the Icesnake, and this is my Emporium.

What we’re actually looking for is a mod to notify members of your party or raid when you are out of control. No, not when you lose your mind; when your toon is stunned, mind-controlled, asleep, or otherwise not under control of the player behind the keyboard. This can be very important if you’e the healer, and absolutely critical if you’re the tank.

Well, we didn’t …

Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium: WoW 5.1 (2013); Essential Add-ons

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Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium: WoW 5.1 (2013); Essential Add-ons

[Jan 9, 2013 | One Comment] by: Icesnake Frostfyre

I am the Icesnake, and this is my Emporium.

This is the first segment to be recorded for 2013, and I thought I’d make it longer than usual, and list the add-ons that I consider essential.

For everyone, I recommend ArkInventory, AutoProfitX2, and BankStack. These three add-ons will help you keep your bags and bank organized, and turn junk items into a little jingle in your pockets. If your toon uses the …

Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium: WoW 5.1: RandomCompanion

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Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium: WoW 5.1: RandomCompanion

[Dec 18, 2012 | No Comment] by: Icesnake Frostfyre

I am the Icesnake, and this is my Emporium.

Do you have more than one mount, or more than one companion pet? RandomCompanion is an add-on that will let you choose a random mount or vanity pet at the press of a button. When mounting, RandomCompanion will automatically choose the best type of mount based on your location. You can also force the use of a ground mount in a flyable zone, or a mount …

Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium: WoW 5.1: Essential Pet Battle Add-ons

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Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium: WoW 5.1: Essential Pet Battle Add-ons

[Dec 14, 2012 | No Comment] by: Icesnake Frostfyre

I am the Icesnake, and this is my Emporium.

Let’s look at some essential pet battle tools. This segment was suggested by Leogetz of Terenas.

PetTracker is a tool designed to help all kinds of trainers in their pet tracking and battling duties. Currently, it:

  • Displays the locations of all pets on the world map.
  • Tracks your progress of catching pets in your current zone.
  • Shows the rarity of pets in battle and warns
Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium: WoW 5.1: Carbonite (Again)

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Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium: WoW 5.1: Carbonite (Again)

[Dec 10, 2012 | No Comment] by: Icesnake Frostfyre

I am the Icesnake, and this is my Emporium.

If you’ve been following this segment for a few months, you know that back in early September of 2012, I gave up on a timely update of Carbonite to support WoW 5. Well, we’re taking another look at Carbonite now, a bit more than 90 days later.

I’ve been using the most-recent version of Carbonite found on Curse for about a week now, with possibly sixteen …

Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium: WoW 5.1: Auto Questing Tools

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Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium: WoW 5.1: Auto Questing Tools

[Dec 4, 2012 | No Comment] by: Icesnake Frostfyre

I am the Icesnake, and this is my Emporium.

This time we’re looking at an addon which was recommended by Louis, aka Chaos5061. The add-on is Auto Questing Tools.

Auto Questing Tools, or AQT, will automatically accept quests; if you are below level 90, it accepts quests that grant experience, and for level 90 it simply accepts all quests. When you turn in quests, AQT will automatically complete the dialogue with the quest-giver. If you …

Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium: WoW 5.1: Threat Meters

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Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium: WoW 5.1: Threat Meters

[Dec 2, 2012 | No Comment] by: Icesnake Frostfyre

I am the Icesnake, and this is my Emporium.

If you play WoW in groups – even groups as small as two players, or yourself and a combat pet – you should be tracking your threat. Tanks want high threat, to keep mobs from attacking the healers. DPS And healers want low threat, to keep mobs attacking the tank. We are blessed with a large number of functioning threat meters; a simple search on Curse …

Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium: WoW 5.1: Damage Meters

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Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium: WoW 5.1: Damage Meters

[Nov 30, 2012 | No Comment] by: Icesnake Frostfyre

I am the Icesnake and this is my Emporium.

Ever wonder what your Damage Per Second (DPS) adds up to? There are probably dozens of add-ons just waiting to tell you!

Skada Damage Meter is meant for the minmaxer who wants to know everything in detail. It’s highly modular, so you only use the bits you actually want.
Recount is the “traditional” DPS meter, keeping track of damage and heals for everyone in your group. …

Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium: WoW 5.0.5b Segment 24: Macro Toolkit

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Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium: WoW 5.0.5b Segment 24: Macro Toolkit

[Nov 27, 2012 | No Comment] by: Icesnake Frostfyre

I am the Icesnake, and this is my Emporium.

Do you use macros in your WoW play time? If you don’t, you might want to consider it; there are ways to automate many routine actions, both in and out of combat. And if you do, you should take a look at Macro Toolkit.

Macro Toolkit provides tools to greatly ease writing macros; too many tools to list here. Check out the add-on’s Web page for …

Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium: WoW 5.0.5 Segment 23: Jolly Holiday

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Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium: WoW 5.0.5 Segment 23: Jolly Holiday

[Nov 22, 2012 | No Comment] by: Icesnake Frostfyre

I am the Icesnake, and this is my Emporium. Happy Holidays!

This is a special time of the year, when all the races of Azeroth stuff themselves into a coma, hunt down and sometimes rescue missing reindeer, snatch elves from their toymaking for personal amusement, and help the Goblins corner the market on cheap, unhealthy snacks.

But wait, there’s more! What about those special holiday dungeons? Wouldn’t you like to be able to participate in …

Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium: WoW 5.0.5 Segment 22: AuctionLite

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Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium: WoW 5.0.5 Segment 22: AuctionLite

[Nov 20, 2012 | No Comment] by: Icesnake Frostfyre

I am the Icesnake, and this is my Emporium.

Do you use the Auction House? Ever? If you do, and you’re not using an add-on to make the AH easy to use, consider AuctionLite. AuctionLite makes buying and selling at the AH easy, helps you get the best prices for your items, shows vendor, auction, and disenchant prices, and lets you buy out multiple listings at one time.

Ever wonder how players get the gold …

Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium: WoW 5.0.5 Segment 21: Valor Point Cap Progress

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Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium: WoW 5.0.5 Segment 21: Valor Point Cap Progress

[Nov 16, 2012 | No Comment] by: Icesnake Frostfyre

I am the Icesnake, and this is my Emporium.

Today we’re looking at Valor Point Cap Progress. This add-on keeps track of your Valor Point Cap progress on your characters, and your characters’ Valor Points and Justice Points totals so you know if they are about to reach the Hard Cap.

Optionally, it can add your VP/JP/Progress details to your character stats sheet, so you no longer need to switch to the Currency sheet to …