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    Naxxramas: Sapphiron (25m)
    Ulduar: Firefighter Mim
    ToGC: Faction Champs
    ICC: Sindragosa (H25M)

    (all of cata/mop done on H25M)
    Blackwing Descent: Chimaeron
    Bastion of Twilight: Cho'Gall
    Firelands: Majordomo
    DS: Spine

    Mogu'Shan Vaults: Elegon
    Heart of Fear: Amber-Shaper
    Terrace of Endless Spring: Lei Shi
    Throne of Thunder: Lei Shen (assuming Ra-den is end boss)
    Siege of Orgrimmar: Siegecrafter

    (Mythic from here on)
    Highmaul: The Butcher (mainly due to DPS check...)
    Blackrock Foundry: Blast Furnace
    Hellfire Citadel: Mannoroth

    Emerald Nightmare: Cenarius
    ToV: Odyn
    Nighthold: Grand Magistrate
    Tomb of Sargeras: Maiden
    Antorus: Coven

    Uldir: Fetid pre-nerf, Zul post-nerf
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  2. #42
    Quote Originally Posted by Tziva View Post
    Good for your guild. Not everyone has the same experience? I mean, someone on here put Mother has the hardest for them which is a lot weirder to me then those of us that put Zul.

    I think Zul is harder than Mythrax (which is the other most common listing), and it's certainly a lot more particular about comp. Maybe it's easy if you have the ideal roster but if you don't, it is a pain in the ass. I am in two raids and even in the group that had the ideal classes/races, it was still the fight that had the most wipes.
    When I said mythrax I ment pre-nerf mythrax. Post nerf it's one of the easier bosses in the tier imo. Same with baleroc, before it got nerfed it was undoubtedly the hardest boss in the raid other than ragnaros, but after it got nerfed it became a lot easier and that's why people are mentioning other bosses. My guild at the time spent a month progressing on baleroc and then killed staghelm in ~10 pulls (http://puu.sh/CkFFZ/e0f45aecea.png), yet there are people here who think staghelm was harder because they only reached baleroc after the nerfs.
    Last edited by silmarilen; 2018-12-20 at 05:13 PM.

  3. #43
    I did all of these as current, so i'm going to list the bosses that were ALWAYS cockblocks for an average guild

    Molten Core: Baron Geddon
    Blackwing Lair: Vaelastrasz
    Zul'Gurub: Tiger
    AQ20: The guy where you break the shell
    AQ40: Twin Emperors
    Old Naxx: Four Horsemen

    Karazhan: Netherspite
    SSC: The Lurker Below
    Tempest Keep: Al'ar
    Mount Hyjal: Rage Winterchill
    Black Temple: Mother Shahraz
    Sunwell Plateau: Mu'ru

    Naxxramas: Grobbulus
    Ulduar: Mimiron
    TotC: Twin Val'kyr
    Icecrown Citadel: Sindragosa

    Blackwing Descent: Atramedes
    Bastion of Twilight: Valiona & Theralion
    Firelands: Beth'Tilac
    Dragon Soul: Spine of Deathwing

    Mogu'Shan Vaults: Elegon
    Heart of Fear: Garalon
    Terrace of Endless Spring: None, they were all easy except for Sha
    Throne of Thunder: Dark Animus
    Siege of Orgrimmar: Siegecrafter Blackfuse

    Highmaul: Ko'ragh
    Blackrock Foundry: Blast Furnace
    Hellfire Citadel: Socrethar

    Emerald Nightmare: Cenarius
    Trial of Valor: Odyn
    Nighthold: High Botanist
    Tomb of Sargeras: Fallen Avatar
    Antorus: Kin'garoth

    Uldir: Mythrax

  4. #44
    Quote Originally Posted by Skroe View Post
    I progressed through all these raids when it was current.

    Molten Core: Garr
    Blackwing Lair: Firemaw
    Zul'Gurub: Jin'do the Hexer by far.
    AQ20: General Rajaxx, the 2nd boss lol.
    AQ40: Twin Emps
    Old Naxx: Four Horsemen

    Karazhan: Shade of Aran
    SSC: Morogrim Tidewalker
    Tempest Keep: A'lar
    Mount Hyjal: Azgalor
    Black Temple: Illidari Council
    Sunwell Plateau: M'uru, and it isnt even close.

    Naxxramas: Thaddius
    Ulduar: Firefighter Mimiron
    TotC: None.
    Icecrown Citadel: Professor Putricide

    Blackwing Descent: Heroic Chimeron 25
    Bastion of Twilight: Heroic Cho'gall 25
    Firelands: Heroic Rhyolith 25
    Dragon Soul: Heroic Spine of Deathwing 25

    Mogu'Shan Vaults: Spirit Kings... trying to get the right spawn order... lol.
    Heart of Fear: Amber-Shaper Unsok
    Terrace of Endless Spring: None
    Throne of Thunder: Heroic Dark Animus 25
    Siege of Orgrimmar: Heroic Paragons of the Klaxxi 25

    Highmaul: Enduring it. Really this is the worst raid ever made by far.
    Blackrock Foundry: Mythic Blast Furnace
    Hellfire Citadel: Mythic Magtheridon

    Emerald Nightmare: Mythic Cenarius
    Trial of Valor: Mythic Guarm
    Nighthold: Mythic Star Auger
    Tomb of Sargeras: Mythic Fallen Avatar
    Antorus: Mythic Aggramar

    Uldir: Mythic Zul, or enduring such a shit tier.
    Ignoring that the thread title said "excluding end bosses"...
    What the hell was wrong with Highmaul? I loved it. There have been far worse raids.

  5. #45
    Karazhan: Netherspite (excluding Prince & Nightbane)
    SSC: Leotheras
    Tempest Keep: Al'ar
    Mount Hyjal: Azgalor
    Black Temple: Gorefiend (lol constructs)
    Sunwell Plateau: Mu'ru

    Naxxramas: -
    Ulduar: Mimiron (25H)
    TotC: Twin Valks (25H)
    Icecrown Citadel: Professor Putricide (25H; before the zone buff hit ~15% and made him pretty trivial)

    Blackwing Descent: Maloriak (25H)
    Bastion of Twilight: Council (25H)
    Firelands: Baleroc (25H)
    Dragon Soul: Spine (25H)

    Mogu'Shan Vaults: Elegon (25H)
    Heart of Fear: Amber Shaper (25H)
    Terrace of Endless Spring: Lei Shi (25H)
    Throne of Thunder: Dark Animus (25H)
    Siege of Orgrimmar: Siegecrafter (25H; before the nerfs made it trivial)

    Highmaul: Koragh (M)
    Blackrock Foundry: Blast Furnace (M)
    Hellfire Citadel: Gorefiend (M)

    Emerald Nightmare: Eyeball Tree ilglklgknoth (M)
    Trial of Valor: Odyn (M)
    Nighthold: Star Augur (M)
    Tomb of Sargeras: Mistress Sasszine (M)
    Antorus: Aggramar (M)

    Uldir: Fetid (M)

  6. #46
    (these are just form my experience)

    Molten Core: Baron Geddon because people couldn't figure out if they were the bomb
    Blackwing Lair: Vael (killed a couple of guilds I was in)
    Zul'Gurub: Hardly remember this raid
    AQ20: The 2nd boss (I just remember taking forever on this boss)
    AQ40: Twin Emps (didn't do when current, but I heard it was awful)
    Old Naxx: Saph (didn't do when current, but I remember Saph being a pain during BC)

    Karazhan: Shade of Aran (guess it's hard to stop moving)
    SSC: Leo just because I was a healer and dpsing your shadow was rough
    Tempest Keep: A'lar
    Mount Hyjal: The guy before Archimonde (they were all pretty easy)
    Black Temple: Gorefiend, in case you had people who didn't know how to play that game
    Sunwell Plateau: Guild only made it to Felmyst, but heard Muru was the roadblock

    Naxxramas: Thaddius, because people had problems figuring out their debuffs somehow
    Ulduar: Mimiron
    TotC: The PVP fight
    Icecrown Citadel: Professor (great fight)

    Blackwing Descent: Chimaeron
    Bastion of Twilight: Council
    Firelands: Shannox, because we had people who didn't know how to kite
    Dragon Soul: Spine

    Mogu'Shan Vaults: Elegon
    Heart of Fear: Garalon because people would always sit in his circle (first boss on heroic was bad too because of the RNG on which platform he took)
    Terrace of Endless Spring: Lei Shi because of how annoying it was
    Throne of Thunder: Animus (Durumu close 2nd)
    Siege of Orgrimmar: Paragon/Blackfuse

    Highmaul: Twins
    Blackrock Foundry: Furnace because it was such a cluster
    Hellfire Citadel: Gorefiend

    Emerald Nightmare: The tree
    Trial of Valor: Odin
    Nighthold: Star Auger
    Tomb of Sargeras: Avatar
    Antorus: Aggramar

    Uldir: Zul

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    The 19 other guys in my raid

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    Molten Core: Sulfuron because the god damn heals when you raid with scrubs makes it a 30 minute fight.
    Blackwing Lair: I hated Razorgore, the kiting and DPS requirements, a lot of autonomy among a 40 man raid.
    Zul'Gurub: I didn't do much of this because I was a "real" raider doing 40 mans not casual mode BS, Mandokir was too fun even if he had snowball mechanics that could quickly get out of control.
    AQ20: Buru, required awareness of your group that can be a problem
    AQ40: Twin Emp's, one of the hardest bosses in vanilla
    Old Naxx: Anyone that doesn't say 4H is a liar....but also Razuvious for his fun and unique encounters....LoS mana drain? MC tanks? Fun stuff.

    Karazhan: Shade of Aran. All the other 'difficult' boss fights were optional and the random nature of Malchezaar doesn't matter for this list
    SSC: Leotheras, his WW just followed me around.
    Tempest Keep: Solarian, no question. Reaver was a joke and A'lar was reasonably difficult, Solarian wasn't fair.
    Mount Hyjal: Azgalor...that enrage timer tho
    Black Temple: Reliquary, hate it right in it's stupid face(s)
    Sunwell Plateau: Muru was the last boss in this instance right? Felt like it.

    Naxxramas: Fun fact, this instance is a joke for 10/25
    Ulduar: Mimiron, especially if you hit the button....because I assume both Yogg and Algalon count as the last boss
    TotC: This raid was forgettable....the PvP one?
    Icecrown Citadel: Lana'thel, but I think a lot of the bosses were similar in difficulty

    Blackwing Descent: Maloriak...I hate RNG in my encounters
    Bastion of Twilight: Valiona/Theralion because the swapping could get very hectic, especially if your bad players got hit.
    Firelands: Rhyolith because his legs had a tendancy to be very WTF sometimes
    Dragon Soul: Spine of worst raid boss ever

    Dragonsoul was so bad I quit the game and didn't come back until HFC was released and holy crap was that a fun raid.

    Hellfire Citadel: So this one is a tie, Iskaar was aids without the add-on and Xhul was aids because most people didn't understand the actual purple/green mechanic

    Emerald Nightmare: Il'gynoth, because it was hard on my vocal cords yelling at folks "NO, KILL IT NEAR THE FUCKING EYE"
    Trial of Valor: I guess guarm because Odyn was a joke? But so was guarm
    Nighthold: star augur was aids
    Tomb of Sargeras: Mistress was meh
    Antorus: Coven because the switching was a bit much for some folks

    Uldir: MOTHER because of all the stupid bugs. I would be the tank for the adds, not cast a single spell or ability, and end up with 110% threat on her and that's not even the only bug in there.

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