Friday, June 21, 2013

#25 Keph the (Mod) Minute Man

Alludra and Kephas get to level via pet battling again! There's also talk about a certain Major Pain, we get letters and we veer wildly off course! (Don't worry, it's still awesome!)

Yup! That's Kephas!

Download link


The Blossoming Ancient store link

Boss battles: 

Major Payne, Icecrown (77,19)

Beakmaster X-225: Mechanical
  • Batter- Hits 1-2 times dealing mech damage. Will hit an additional time if the pet is faster.
  • Shock and Awe- Deals mech damage and has a 25% chance to stun
  • Wind Up- First use will increase damage by 10%. Second use deals a flurry of mech attacks.
Bloom: Elemental
  • Lash- Hits 1-2 times dealing ele damage. Will hit an additional time if the pet is faster.
  • Soothing Mists- Restores health to your active pet for 5 rounds. Persists through death.
  • Entangling Roots- Causes roots to grow around enemy team. On next round, the opponent’s pet will take ele damage and be rooted for 2 rounds. 3 round cooldown.
Grizzle: Beast
  • Hibernate- Pet falls asleep and gains health for 3 rounds. Each round, the amount of health gained is increased. 5 round cooldown.
  • Bash- Stuns the target for 1 round. 5 round cooldown.
  • Rampage- Goes on rampage, dealing Beast damage. Rampage continues for 3 rounds. 3 round cooldown.


Special thanks to Asmodar, Human Death Knight for this week's letter!


Alludra's interview on the starting zone podcast! Episode 59!!

Next show is pushed until June 12th! Blame Nerdtacular!!

Friday, June 7, 2013

#24 Not all pets are created equal

Alludra and Kephas negatively nitpick! Keph hates redheads and Alludra shakes her fist angerly! All this and News, boss battles, and the oft forgotten team building!

Just look at these frogs for proof!
Picture by Vephriel on

Download link

Critho's thread on the Warcraft forums discussing mechanical and elemental pets.

The best infographic ever for pet battles! (click to enlarge)

Boss battles:

Nearly headless Jacob, Crystalsong Forest (50, 59)

Spooky Strangler (undead) -
  • Agony (UD)- Inflicts agony on the target, causing increasing Undead damage each round for 2 rounds.
  • Curse of doom (UD)- Deals 40 Undead damage after 5 rounds.
  • Deathgrip (UD)- Deals 20 Undead damage and forces the opponent's lowest health pet to swap into battle.
Mort (Undead) -
  • Ghostly Bite (UD)- Deals 40 Undead damage and stuns the user for 1 round.
  • Siphon Life (UD)- Deals 4 Undead damage per round for 3 rounds and heals the user for 4.
  • Spectral Strike (Magic) - Strikes at the enemy with the power of a spirit beast, causing 40 Magic damage. 
Stitch (Undead) -
  • Bone Prison (UD) - Deals 17 Undead damage and prevents the target from fleeing for 2 rounds.
  • Call Darkness - A shadow falls across the battlefield, dealing 30 Humanoid damage and turning the weather to Darkness for 5 rounds.
  • Weakness (Magic)- Deals 10 Magic damage and reduces the target's speed by 50% and damage done by 50% for 1 rounds.