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    Quote Originally Posted by Arrashi View Post
    He is goddamn whelp, like the ones we killed in blackrock spire. You could probably squash him under boot heel. Unless he already reached maturity as for 5.4
    Do the quest in 5.3 where you fight him. You can only win because he's blindfolded. He's not a wimp.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Florena View Post
    Do the quest in 5.3 where you fight him. You can only win because he's blindfolded. He's not a wimp.
    Gameplay mechanics, so filthy casuals cant get they cloak. Blizz is soooo sinister. I for one, had no problem dealing with him.

    Also mine black dragon whelping is far more badass (and bigger if on steroids) than him.

    And yeah krazy, WE were powering him, bacause he was unable to do all these things by himself.

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    Once again your comment means absolutely nothing and you continue to show your ignorance of the lore.
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    You know I do feel bad for you. Must be pretty horrible to be so beaten down about your sexuality that you feel the need to perform mental gymnastics to erase homophobia in the media, just so you're not seen causing a fuss by straight people.
    Professional victimhood at its best. My bad for not playing the, "I'm gay therefore I'm always a victim!" card at every chance I get like some.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Arrashi View Post
    Gameplay mechanics, so filthy casuals cant get they cloak. Blizz is soooo sinister. I for one, had no problem dealing with him.

    Also mine black dragon whelping is far more badass (and bigger if on steroids) than him.
    Gameplay mechanics? The dialogue makes it pretty clear that the blindfold is a big disadvantage for him. He's supposed to be learning a lesson about how you need 'vision' to properly utilize your strength/wisdom though it falls flat in 5.4 along with the rest.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Arrashi View Post
    And yeah krazy, WE were powering him, bacause he was unable to do all these things by himself.
    This is never stated. He's a Black Dragon, corrupted or not, they are infamous for working through subordinates.

    Unless Onyxia was a weakling because she was using the Defias to further her goals.

    You're just flat out wrong here.
    Quote Originally Posted by Protar View Post
    You know I do feel bad for you. Must be pretty horrible to be so beaten down about your sexuality that you feel the need to perform mental gymnastics to erase homophobia in the media, just so you're not seen causing a fuss by straight people.
    Professional victimhood at its best. My bad for not playing the, "I'm gay therefore I'm always a victim!" card at every chance I get like some.

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    Quote Originally Posted by KrazyK923 View Post
    Once again your comment means absolutely nothing and you continue to show your ignorance of the lore.
    i am going to agree with you. he is a VERY powerful whelp but he still has alot to learn. which basically what the legendary quest line was about more power and wisdom.

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    By that logic just about everyone in WoW is incompetent and weak because they need the hero to get shit done.

    Also funny that you call the 5.3 quest the one 'so filthy casuals can get their cloak' when that's actually the hardest quest in the entire chain, except for maybe the 'win two bgs' if you're in a terrible battle group, where as the rest of it is just 'go into lfr and hope you get good rng.'

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    Quote Originally Posted by Darkvoltinx View Post
    i am going to agree with you. he is a VERY powerful whelp but he still has alot to learn. which basically what the legendary quest line was about more power and wisdom.

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    i am going to agree with you. he is a VERY powerful whelp but he still has alot to learn. which basically what the legendary quest line was about more power and wisdom.
    Actually you're adding "power" here because it suits your argument and you're losing on it. The Celestials are trying to teach him wisdom, guidance, a sense of morality more than himself. Not that he is weak.
    Quote Originally Posted by Protar View Post
    You know I do feel bad for you. Must be pretty horrible to be so beaten down about your sexuality that you feel the need to perform mental gymnastics to erase homophobia in the media, just so you're not seen causing a fuss by straight people.
    Professional victimhood at its best. My bad for not playing the, "I'm gay therefore I'm always a victim!" card at every chance I get like some.

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    Quote Originally Posted by KrazyK923 View Post
    This is never stated. He's a Black Dragon, corrupted or not, they are infamous for working through subordinates.

    Unless Onyxia was a weakling because she was using the Defias to further her goals.

    You're just flat out wrong here.
    That onyxia that got soloed by varian ? She wasnt the strongest, thats for sure.

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    Yeah I'm just going to ignore Arrashi.

    She's done nothing but make just factually incorrect statements, and then do nothing but quote things about game mechanics or just gross ignorance of the actual story.
    Quote Originally Posted by Protar View Post
    You know I do feel bad for you. Must be pretty horrible to be so beaten down about your sexuality that you feel the need to perform mental gymnastics to erase homophobia in the media, just so you're not seen causing a fuss by straight people.
    Professional victimhood at its best. My bad for not playing the, "I'm gay therefore I'm always a victim!" card at every chance I get like some.

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    Quote Originally Posted by KrazyK923 View Post
    Actually you're adding "power" here because it suits your argument and you're losing on it. The Celestials are trying to teach him wisdom, guidance, a sense of morality more than himself. Not that he is weak.
    Yeah, even Xuen's lesson isn't about 'you're weak become strong' but whether on how he should use his strength.

    Plus despite being a whelp he was able to use his magic to paralyze that dragon at the end of the rogue dagger quest line allowing for an easy kill by the rogue.

    Wrathion has a lot to learn, is still young, but he's not 'just a whelp.'

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    Quote Originally Posted by KrazyK923 View Post
    Actually you're adding "power" here because it suits your argument and you're losing on it. The Celestials are trying to teach him wisdom, guidance, a sense of morality more than himself. Not that he is weak.
    what argument?

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    When was the rise of Jaina Proudmoore? They really haven't spent much time building her up. Either way if she was going to go all dark and crazy, the best opportunity for that was the bombing of Theramore, or right after the Purge. If she was able to keep her shit together after all that it doesn't make sense to lose it all of a sudden. Personally I would have loved to see her go dark after the bombing of Theramore, and retaliate by turning Orgrimmar into a smoking pile of rubble. That would have at least made sense and given both the Alliance and the Horde a reason to go against her.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Arrashi View Post
    WE were powering him, bacause he was unable to do all these things by himself.
    You know, a certain sorcerer whose name starts with "S" and is only pronounced in all caps, also had hamsters do all the work for him, fetch artifacts and whatnot.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Haven View Post
    You know, a certain sorcerer whose name starts with "S" and is only pronounced in all caps, also had hamsters do all the work for him, fetch artifacts and whatnot.
    There was big diffrence. For instance person you mention, clearly is in controll 100% of time, and you never doubt he pulls all the strings. Also DAT Voice.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Arrashi View Post
    There was big diffrence. For instance person you mention, clearly is in controll 100% of time, and you never doubt he pulls all the strings. Also DAT Voice.
    One more difference. He died. Wrathion is alive.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Haven View Post
    One more difference. He died. Wrathion is alive.
    After he ascended, so he is more of banished. Also he was facing Gabe, macha, and one of 3 black people left in galaxy, do you think wrathion could stand a second against them ?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Arrashi View Post
    After he ascended, so he is more of banished. Also he was facing Gabe, macha, and one of 3 black people left in galaxy, do you think wrathion could stand a second against them ?
    Would he have to? He never made any enemies. One of the three best defenses: not having enemies, being out of sight, being out of reach.
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