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Here's the thing: I originally planned to go human warrior in classic: I love alliance, I love warriors, I love humans...makes sense to go alliance right? :sweat_smile:

Now the little issue is that everyone keeps telling me I NEED to be gnome because human is crap in pvp (there's no denying that escape artist is awesome). However, I hate how gnomes look like for warriors, I don't like the idea of doing less dps in pve, and according to beta testers, perception is much better on the beta than on private servers (not sure what you think about that)

The other option would be to go orc warrior to get the stun resist racial which is absolutely busted, and to get windfury which is equally op. Now, the good thing about it is that I ABSOLUTELY love Horde as well, especially for warriors: the lore, the cities, the zones, and so on...

So, essentially, I have absolutely no problem with playing either faction, so this boils down to two questions:



2/Which faction sounds more ideal/gives more potential to warriors in pvp? Horde because of stun resist/windfury totem/shamans, or alliance because of paladins (cleanse, blessing of freedom) and the fact that alliance just have more and better healers in general? Is going human warrior better than orc warrior overall just because of the presence of paladins?

2/ How much fun is windfury in pve/frustrating is it to not have paladins blessings? I'm asking warriors who have been pve-ing a lot: is windfury worth going horde, or do you feel like alliance warriors have a more enjoyable pve time due to generating way less threat overall?

Thanks a lot

ok, maybe it's not that simple but you get the idea :smile:

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Just realize someone tells you what you shouldn't love lol

And also human isn't crap in pvp, + stealth detective and super swords/maces passives

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Kchlangendin wrote:
1 year ago
Just realize someone tells you what you shouldn't love lol

And also human isn't crap in pvp, + stealth detective and super swords/maces passives
Perception is much better in classic than on private servers, so it's definitely going to have its uses, but weapon skill in pvp has almost 0 impact.

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Raiken wrote:
1 year ago
Kchlangendin wrote:
1 year ago
but weapon skill in pvp has almost 0 impact.
Since when? You will have a free slot of gear as you can get your hit cap with less + hit items

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Warrior
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Because weapon skill doesn't impact hit in pvp, it only works for pve

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Raiken wrote:
1 year ago
Because weapon skill doesn't impact hit in pvp, it only works for pve
I've just googled for you:
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While weapon skill does not affect your chance to hit enemy players in battlegrounds, it still affects your hit chance against enemy players in world PvP or duels. (c) wow head
You are being manipulated, just pick a race you really love.

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Warrior
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damn, really, and this applies in vanilla?
Then this changes a lot of things: in bgs you have healers and paladins to freedom and cleanse you anyways.

Thank you

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Raiken wrote:
1 year ago
damn, really, and this applies in vanilla?
Then this changes a lot of things: in bgs you have healers and paladins to freedom and cleanse you anyways.

Thank you
Not sure about vanilla but i guess for pservers its been working even for bg, as we all know how pservers work.
Here: https://classic.wowhead.com/guides/clas ... pon-skills you might check out for yourself.
And yeah again, don't let anyone to dictate you how YOU should enjoy the game.

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Roll human, you don't want to associate with a bunch of savages and rotting corpses.

Telvaine - Night Elf Hunter
Raikan - Night Elf Druid
Keatts- Human Rogue

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Telvaine wrote:
1 year ago
Roll human, you don't want to associate with a bunch of savages and rotting corpses.
Jesus, is that you?!

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Weapon skill is valuable in PvE because bosses are level 63. Far less valuable / negligible in PvP.

g0bledyg00k wrote:
10 months ago
Never making a single investment again until I 100% know it pays off.
2000 IQ :wink:
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