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  1. #3701
    Zul Gurub during TBC >_> My boyfriend at the times guild was farming it for rep tokens and and I tagged along and won the polymorph turtle tome on my mage, having no idea how rare/desired it was. Once I'd hit 70 about a week later they dragged me to Karazhan and I spent most of the raid on the floor wondering how I died >_>

  2. #3702
    The first raid I ever entered was either molten core in Wrath, or Naxx in wrath. I cant remember for sure. Ive been in every raid since lk naxx, but I raided naxx during Ulduar I believe.
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  3. #3703
    First time "raiding" something was 10 man Stratholme. First actual raid was Molten Core.

  4. #3704
    Molten Core. It was really boring and easy, but having shiny gear that made people stop and inspect me in town was somewhat nice.
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  5. #3705
    Siege of Orgrimmar

  6. #3706
    ZG20, I will never forget the first moment I set foot in it

  7. #3707
    Plane of Fear in EverQuest... In WoW it was Molten Core.

  8. #3708
    UBRS/Strat. Can't tell you how much frustration there was with that: trying to PuG it by staying in trade for hours to get ten people (before LFR/LFG or even raid tools to help find a raid), getting to UBRS and having 2-3 wipes on whelps (the origins of the Leroy Jenkins meme), then having the whole raid collapse after a hunter jumped down into the proving ground area without dismissing a pet. It was awful. Without an organized raid, we'd wipe until the group disbanded and only had a success rate of about 15%. Strat wasn't as bad on the silly wipes, but it was still hard. Loved going back when they changed it from a 15man to a 5man and added speed runs for upgraded loot. The origins of the first heroic, but it took a lot of skill and strategy to discover what mobs you could leave (and then tip-toeing past them)

    MC, on the other hand was awesome. I finally got into a competitive guild and we cleared that stuff quick. Lots of trash by today's standards, but really reasonable at the time and we were desperate for loot. The mechanics were really weak, though. Not nearly as tight as 10mans or even 25mans today. It only took a few semi-wipes to realize that the whole raid could be done with 10 people paying attention, which was pretty sad when you consider it was designed to be run with 40. Classes were also completely imbalanced to the point of being broken.

  9. #3709
    Molten Core, it was intimidating. These two giants in the front. Everything could kill you instantly, one of the best moments of my online life

  10. #3710
    Dreadlord Captainn's Avatar
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    ICC. And as Illi said.. I was not prepared

  11. #3711
    Ubrs/scholo and MC when it was patched in (tbh, I dont count ubrs/scholo as a raid because it was relatively easy), the game really sucked back then :P (altough it was new so it was still fun)

  12. #3712
    Ubrs/scholo/strat, but I don't tend to count them as proper raids (even though they were for over 5 players back then) thus molten core being my first "proper" raid instance.
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  13. #3713
    The Patient Valkari's Avatar
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    Southcentral Alaska
    I was in a ZG raid or two, and a few attempts at filling an MC raid, but the first real raid I actually completed was Karazhan. Loved that place, though the damned healing shield from Chess like never dropped for me ><.

  14. #3714
    Karazhan, I remember I went in on my fire mage I can't imagine how we killed any bosses but it was fun, very social, got me hooked into raiding straight away.

    My mage was horribly geared and I took pvp gear for whatever reason I was thinking at the time, I didn't know how to use keybindings and I think I was only kept about because I had polymorph i'm pretty sure. great times!
    For once maybe someone will call me "Sir" without adding "You're making a scene"

  15. #3715
    Stood in the Fire
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    Karazhan, best raid ever (only because of its theme).
    Quitting WoW is very similar to quitting smoking.

    Easier then most people think, the hard part is not coming back a few weeks later.

  16. #3716
    Molten Core. It was like a week before TBC came out, and most of the other warlocks were already full tier. It was the only run I did in MC and got like 3 pieces

  17. #3717
    Classic WoW Doom Lord Kazzak. Before starting Molten Core raids.

  18. #3718
    Strathholm and Upper Blackrock Spire ... both were 10 man raids.. the stepping stone to get into 40man Molten Core.

  19. #3719
    Naxx 10 in wrath just after i joined my first raiding guild

  20. #3720
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    May 2010
    In a world where I bloom
    Was either ZG or Kara, can't remember properly ( DAT MANDOKIR DOE)

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