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Casual

Relaxed atmosphere where players do not require any instruction to complete content.

Beginner

Content is clearly explained before each pull, many wipes may be possible while learning the encounter as a team.

Intermediate

Brief explanations may be given, but players are expected to understand fight mechanics and how their role/class is played. Some wipes may be possible while progressing.

Extreme

All players are expected to be geared and knowledgeable about all aspects of the encounter. Wipes and mistakes may cause players to be replaced.

Heroic HFC

Location
StartSat 4 June 2016, 23:00  End 02:30 (GMT+1)
Type Intermediate Raid   Difficulty Heroic (10-30)
Faction  Alliance  Region  US
Item Level 700+  Character Level 100+
LootMasterloot  Cross-realm Enabled  
Short link: Raid leader Aríanne





What we're doing...

Our new schedule will ALWAYS include killing N Arch (for ring upgrades) and then continue into Heroic.

Our focus tonight will be clearing as much of HFC as possible. So let's put on our game faces, limit afk's (I really don't want to see the same couple of people afking for every trash pull - roll on loot and move with the group towards next boss) and concentrate on mechanics we all know will are in play!

  • Raid selection will be at the discretion of the RL's for the best possible composition and those that have run with us in the past will have priority over others. Additionally, the RL can remove those that are not performing adequately, unable to perform boss mechanics and those that are not performing up to expectations may not be invited back.

  • Most of us will be running alts while others will be on mains.

  • There will be brief explanations on how each boss is expected to be handled from our main group's experience, we'll adjust as needed.

  • All characters should be properly enchanted and gemmed for progression. You are expected to be flasked and have the appropriate runes.

  • You are expected to be at the raid entrance before start time and not relying on a summons.

  • We will be using Open Raid's Mumble (information is found further below) - make sure you have this installed and ready for use at start time. Information on how to enter my private room will be given at the beginning of the raid (once everyone is in the raid group). It's come to my attention that Mumble's information doesn't always show below the event description, therefore:

    Voicechat Information
    We will use OpenRaid's Mumble server:
    Hostname: ormumble.typefrag.com
    Port: 64738
    Password: raidopen


  • Btag invites go out early on Saturday afternoon. I send out a bnet broadcast at 6:45pm Eastern requesting all those approved to send me a tell with the auto-invite word for invites. Reserves are contacted closer to 7:00pm as needed.

  • Loot will be Masterloot - Let's be considerate of others, if you've already gotten an item think of passing the next item to another raid member. Furthermore, I reserve the right to assign loot to someone other than the roll winner IF X person has won numerous items and another member has not won anything. We have implemented the following rule when rolling on tier; roll Need for tier you currently do not have and roll Greed for tier you'd like a chance on warforged/sockets/bonus stats. We hold the right to refuse a token to a raid member if they've misused the above system.

  • If you've read this tell me who your favorite RL is! :D

  • Lastly, we're here to enjoy ourselves. If you have a suggestion, please let us know (new ideas will be considered and are welcomed). On the other hand, negativity, talking out of place and/or arguing with the RL's won't be tolerated and may result in removal from the raid. Also, this is more of a family group of raiders, I ask that we keep the language to a minimum for those innocent ears. ;)

    Please review HFC bosses on your website of choice, or you can use either of the following links for a general overview of each boss:
    http://imgur.com/a/N2IP5 (great yet simple overview of all bosses)
    https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCrI3O5hJbLkiT21PHjYPYtA
    http://www.wowhead.com/hellfire-citadel
    http://www.icy-veins.com/wow/hellfire-citadel-raid

    We're hoping to build on this group through Heroic HFC as progression allows us. See you all soon!!

    Even if the raid appears full (ie we have enough of 'X' position), PLEASE SIGN UP!! The group is flexible with what we may bring to complete the raid composition. Thanks!!!

    Raid progression:

    5/28 - unofficial run with a mixed group - full Heroic clear.
    5/21 - cleared Lower and got Socrethar down. Yay!!!
    5/14 - full clear plus first three bosses on Heroic
    5/7 - full clear, very nicely done. One last week of normal farming for gear and we're moving into Heroics!
    4/30 - full clear! Great work!
    4/23 - H Assualt w/ attempts on H IR, then switched back to Normal and got 9/13
    4/16 - full clear!
    4/2 - 11/13 for the first night. Great job all.

    **This group has completed 13/13 H HFC, as well as 10/10 Normal BRF and 9/10 Heroic with attempts on H Blackhand before AotC was removed**

  • Please log in before signing up for this raid.

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    Approved Roster (24/20)

    This is a list of approved players that are joining this event.

    Signed? Name   Changed Approved?
    Owner     Aríanne   May 22nd, 02:52
    Moderator     Landelle   May 23rd, 10:59
    Yes     Teul   May 22nd, 03:16
    Yes     Jerjerrod   May 26th, 21:25
    Yes     Skinarai   Jun 3rd, 16:24
    Yes     Amari   May 24th, 04:21
    Yes     Reth   Jun 4th, 19:38
    Yes     Xachi   May 22nd, 03:26
    Yes     Starlyfe   May 22nd, 03:36
    Yes     Nihco   May 22nd, 12:25
    Yes     Meldrath   May 22nd, 16:26
    Yes     Eryn   Jun 4th, 22:28
    Yes     Saoirenna   May 23rd, 19:56
    Yes     Tannid   May 25th, 00:23
    Yes     Reliankru   May 26th, 13:21
    Yes     Vecks   May 26th, 21:38
    Yes     Griever   May 28th, 13:12
    Yes     Nnendra   May 28th, 15:15
    Yes     Saltpollen   May 30th, 01:13
    Yes     Weimar   Jun 2nd, 15:29
    Yes     Dyne   Jun 2nd, 17:40
    Yes     Mortimer   Jun 3rd, 01:49
    Yes     Zombiechips   Jun 4th, 14:15
    Maybe     Gordisimo   Jun 1st, 02:02



    Available (10)

    This roster will show you who has signed up, including people who have unsigned later.

    Signed? Name   Changed Approved?
    Yes     Thundabolt   May 24th, 20:26
    Yes     Oprada   Jun 3rd, 01:03
    Yes     Nakruldois   May 23rd, 23:17
    Yes     Lianabella   May 29th, 03:18
    Yes     Jonnymonk   Jun 2nd, 21:28
    Yes     Raxal   Jun 3rd, 23:04
    Yes     Aphonix   Jun 4th, 16:20
    Yes     Deathsspirit   Jun 4th, 18:11
    Yes     Opioner   Jun 4th, 18:25
    Maybe     Errisel   Jun 3rd, 03:44



    Cancelled Roster (7)

    View all cancelled sign ups.


    Totals

    Tanks: 2 / 2 (3 reserves) Healers: 3 / 5 (3 reserves) Damage Dealers: 5 / 13 (3 reserves)



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    On Jun 4th, 2016 22:36 Report
    Yikes! New people, bnet requests are going out now. So sorry I'm late. >.<
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    On Jun 1st, 2016 13:21 Report
    @ Hachi - omgosh, so sorry to hear it. I just went through that frustration on a lesser scale (vcard was going bad so had the replacement sent to me). To be without your system...is like death. Hope it's an easy fix and you're back up and running soon! We'll miss you!
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    On Jun 1st, 2016 04:58 Report
    I won't be able to come this weekend :( motherboard or video card fail (still not sure which). hope to have it fixed till next week
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    On May 29th, 2016 01:36 Report
    @ Flexo - best of luck with your move and see you the week following.
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    On May 28th, 2016 21:04 Report
    I'm moving this weekend and it turns out I won't have my internet setup until the 7th, so I won't be able to make this. Good luck everyone.
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    On May 28th, 2016 13:12 Report
    Woops totally forgot to sign up >.>
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    On May 25th, 2016 23:38 Report
    Luna - I'm full on heals. If you'd be interested in running shadow let me know the status of your ring and continue working on ilvl. Thanks!
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    On May 25th, 2016 21:30 Report
    I want to bring my Priest who I just got to 695 ilvl, but it looks like you jumped from 690 to 695, to doing heroic 700 ... Lol ).
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    On May 23rd, 2016 02:44 Report
    xoxoxoxo Everyone has their off day, sometimes said day snowballs. Don't sweat the small stuff. :D
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    On May 23rd, 2016 00:59 Report
    That missed trap still haunts me.

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