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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 …

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 …

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 …

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, …

Icesnake's Add-on Emporium: WoW 5.0.5 Segment 18; Deadly Boss Mods

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Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium: WoW 5.0.5 Segment 18; Deadly Boss Mods

[Nov 3, 2012 | No Comment] by: Icesnake Frostfyre

This is the Icesnake.

Today I bring you Deadly Boss Mods. If you are planning to raid, you need Deadly Boss Mods. If you have never raided before, Deadly Boss Mods (also known as DBM) will help you to look …

Icesnake's Add-on Emporium: WoW 5.0.4 Segment 16; Hear Kitty

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Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium: WoW 5.0.4 Segment 16; Hear Kitty

[Oct 29, 2012 | No Comment] by: Icesnake Frostfyre

I am the Icesnake, and you’re listening to my Add-on Emporium.

This segment is for those “resource users;” if your toon uses chi, mana, combo points, etcetera, or if you drive vehicles that use resources, Hear Kitty is for you. …

Icesnake's Add-on Emporium: WoW 5.0.4 Segment 15; Decursive

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Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium: WoW 5.0.4 Segment 15; Decursive

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

This is The Icesnake. Perhaps you are not prepared; but you could be! The Emporium is here to help.

Mages, Monks, Shaman, Priests, Paladins… Decursive supports all classes with cleansing abilities and configures itself automatically, it works straight out of …

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Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium: WoW 5.0.4 Segment 4; QuickMark

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

This is The Icesnake, back with another add-on for party and raid leaders.

QuickMark is a fairly simple add-on that does a fairly simple job; it allows you to set the raid target icon of units quickly rather than having …

pandaria pre-raid tank gear BiS list

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Mists of Pandaria Pre-Raid Gear For Tanks

[Aug 22, 2012 | No Comment] by: Jason Zimmerman

I’ve compiled lists of pre-raid tank gear for Death Knights, Druids, Paladins and Warriors. Brewmaster Monk is still a work in progress. It seems like there is a shortage of quality Monk information available right now.

This early collection of …

boss mods addon

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Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium #52: Deadly Boss Mods

[May 5, 2011 | 2 Comments] by: Icesnake Frostfyre

Segment 52: Deadly Boss Mods

So now you’re raiding, or at least running instances. It doesn’t matter if you’re raiding old “vanilla WoW” dungeons or Baradin Hold, or anywhere in between; you want to do the best you can, whether …

What in the WoW is Going On?

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What in the WoW is Going On?

[Mar 15, 2011 | 18 Comments] by: Jacob "Modem"

Those of you who listen to the podcast know all about my deep concern for the state of the game, but today my concern has reached a whole new level. Lately, I’ve been seeing great and dedicated players and friends …

Icesnake's Add-on Emporium #50: Shaman

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Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium #50: Shaman

[Mar 15, 2011 | No Comment] by: Icesnake Frostfyre

Segment 50: Add-ons for Shaman

I have been informed that, during the per-class segments, I somehow contrived to miss the shaman. Let’s correct that right now.

The shaman is a hybrid support class, providing DPS via spellcasting or melee, or …

Icesnake's Add-on Emporium #48: Pawn

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Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium #48: Pawn

[Feb 14, 2011 | No Comment] by: Icesnake Frostfyre

Segment 48: Pawn

You’re running 5-mans, trying to gear up so you can level even faster, or run heroics, or raid. You see other people clicking “need” on gear that you think you might want, but you’re not sure if …

Icesnake's Add-on Emporium #47: Dungeon Tactics

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Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium #47: Dungeon Tactics

[Feb 7, 2011 | No Comment] by: Icesnake Frostfyre

Segment 47: Dungeon Tactics Add-ons

Cataclysm brought us an entirely new world, with entirely new ways to wipe in PuGs. But the most effective way to wipe is still the same – have someone who doesn’t know the boss tactics …

Icesnake's Add-On Emporium #46: PlayerScore

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Icesnake’s Add-On Emporium #46: PlayerScore

[Jan 31, 2011 | 2 Comments] by: Icesnake Frostfyre

Segment 46: PlayerScore

The single biggest complaint heard in World of Warcraft is about pick-up groups, usually called “pugs.” Why? Because players join pugs without the proper gear or experience to make a successful run. In the past, group leaders …

Cataclysm Pre-Raid Tank Gear List Death Knight Druid Paladin Warrior

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Cataclysm Pre-Raid Gear Lists for Tanks

[Dec 14, 2010 | No Comment] by: Jason Zimmerman

Cataclysm Pre-Raid Tank Gear List Death Knight Druid Paladin Warrior

To add to my series of compilation posts for Cataclysm Pre-Raid gear guides and shopping lists, I’ve found a couple resources for tanks. I lumped the plate wearing tanks together. Death Knights: the first link has some information on 2-Handed …

Cataclysm Pre-Raid Resto Druid Shaman Holy Paladin Priest Healing Gear

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Cataclysm Pre-Raid Gear Lists for Healers

[Nov 30, 2010 | 3 Comments] by: Jason Zimmerman

Cataclysm Pre-Raid Resto Druid Shaman Holy Paladin Priest Healing Gear

One of my favorite things to do at the beginning of an expansion is search item databases and find out what is the best gear for my character to have in order to successfully start raiding. Yes, I truly am …

How to run a gdkp raid

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How To: Run a GDKP Loot System

[Sep 3, 2010 | No Comment] by: Jason Zimmerman

How to run a gdkp raid

Thanks to Malekai for the original email for this post.

GDKP, which stands for Gold DKP, is a loot system in which players bid gold on items that drop in a raid rather than rolling on it. The item then …

That will buff right out

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Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium, Segment #22: RaidBuffStatus

[Jul 9, 2010 | No Comment] by: Icesnake Frostfyre

That will buff right out

That will buff right out.


Segment 22: RaidBuffStatus

Are you a raider? Are you a raid leader? Either way, you need to know the status of buffs on yourself and, if you are the leader, of the entire raid. Proper …

Icesnake's Add-on Emporium #1: Omen3

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Icesnake’s Add-on Emporium #1: Omen3

[Nov 25, 2009 | 4 Comments] by: Icesnake Frostfyre


The first “official” add-on review in the Emporium will be an essential tool for anyone running instances or raids; Omen3 is the most-popular threatmeter

What is a threatmeter and why do you need one? I’m glad you asked! The threatmeter …