Posted Mon, Jun 26, 2006 by LadySirse
Kids in a Candy Store: An Interview on Casual Gamers and Tier .5
Sound familiar? The fight between Raiders and Casual gamers within the
World of Warcraft has been the biggest source of animosity within their
first MMORPG attempt. It has taken a while for the two groups to really
separate and voice their opinions and views, but now, well over a year
after the release of the game, Blizzard has taken a very large step in
trying to close the gap. The release of the new tier .5 armor quests gives
the chance for any player, both Raider or Casual, to upgrade their tier 0
armor sets, into a whole new set, comprised of 4 new rare items, and 4 new
This interview will help explain not only the steps involved to complete these new quests, but views from the gamer’s themselves as to whether or not these new upgrades and quests are worthwhile at all, and whether they are the answer to the Casual’s cries before the release of the expansion.
Read this interview at WoW Ten Ton Hammer.