Heroic dungeons in Mists Of Pandaria

Lost in a dungeon? Not sure what the tactics are? Getting grief from other players about it, or just want to avoid any trouble? Here’s our master list of brief (so you can read them on the run) strategy guides for the new Mists Of Pandaria Heroic dungeons.

Or, alternatively, have you just discovered that someone in your run doesn’t know the tactics, but you can’t face typing them out slowly for each and every boss? Grab these guides – they include code so that you can copy and paste each section with a couple of clicks as you come up to a boss fight or tricky bit, and each boss’s tactics fit on one line of Party Chat. The new guy in your group should do just fine.

Mists Of Pandaria Heroic dungeons

If you’ve got any additions to our useful tactics, let us know in the comments! Please do share these guides with your friends and guildies – and if you encounter a new player who’d benefit from reading the guides, point them in this direction too.

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Scarlet Monastery Heroic Quick-Read Tactics: Thalnos the Soulrender, Brother Korloff, and High Inquisitor Whitemane

It has happened, as promised: Scarlet Monastery has been reincarnated as a Level 90 Heroic Dungeon in Mists of Pandaria. It’s also been totally redesigned into two wings: Scarlet Halls, replacing the old Armory and Library, and Scarlet Monastery, replacing Graveyard and Cathedral. We’re discussing the latter one here. Confused yet? Don’t worry – here are quick-to-read, simple-to-understand tactics to get you through Thalnos the Soulrender, Brother Korloff, and High Inquisitor Whitemane.

Quick Copy-Paste to Party Chat – If there’s someone in your group who isn’t certain about the tactics, click in the text box below each boss to auto-select a single line of tactics. We’ve checked them to make sure they’ll fit in a single line of party chat. Then CTRL+C to copy it, go back into WoW, start Party Chat, and CTRL+V to paste all the tactics your group needs!

(On a Mac, that’s Command-C and Command-V)

Contents

Thalnos the Soulrender

Don’t stand in purple circles. Kill Spirits. Healer dispel Evict Soul. Interrupt Spirit Gale. Tank Empowered Zombies, but DO NOT DPS them – keep DPS on boss.

[copypastaparty]Don’t stand in purple circles. Kill Spirits. Healer dispel Evict Soul. Interrupt Spirit Gale. Tank Empowered Zombies, but DO NOT DPS them – keep DPS on boss. [/copypastaparty]

Brother Korloff

Get out of Firestorm Kick landing zone. Tank will take heavy damage during Blazing Fists – pop CDs and try to outrange it. Kite him below 50%. Don’t stand in fire.

[copypastaparty]Get out of Firestorm Kick landing zone. Tank will take heavy damage during Blazing Fists – pop CDs and try to outrange it. Kite him below 50%. Don’t stand in fire. [/copypastaparty]

High Inquisitor Whitemane

  • P1: Tank-and-spank. Avoid Dashing Strike.
  • P2: INTERRUPT MASS RESURRECTION or wipe. Interrupt Heal, Dispel Power Word Shield. Avoid Dashing Strike. DPS Whitemane first.

[copypastaparty]P1: Tank-and-spank. Avoid Dashing Strike. P2: INTERRUPT MASS RESURRECTION or wipe. Interrupt Heal, Dispel Power Word Shield. Avoid Dashing Strike. DPS Whitemane first. [/copypastaparty]

That’s it. Good luck!

If you’ve got any additions to our useful tactics, let us know in the comments! Please do share these guides with your friends and guildies – and if you encounter a new player who’d benefit from reading the guides, point them in this direction too.

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Why You’d Want Heroic Scarlet Monastery

Why I would love to see Heroic Scarlet Monastery. Now, I’m as  curmudgeonly as they come when we’re talking about more old instances being dressed up anew but if anyone can make a good case for old lore being rehashed it’s Rades. So I started reading and within a few sentences Rades had me saying “Yeah! They should so revamp Scarlet Monastery!”

Rades dons his historian spectacles and gives us a full briefing – with pictures – on what’s gone on with the Scarlet Crusade since we first met them and why there’s plenty of room for their story to move on – especially inside their monastery. He does a great job of paring down a very long backstory into something that’s readable and engaging for non-lore nerds like me.

Let’s face it, the Scarlet Crusade is on its deathbed. There’s nothing left but tattered remnants, they have no brave young heroes to rebuild around, and they’re hopelessly overwhelmed on multiple fronts. It’s just a matter of time before Tirion, the Brotherhood of the Light, or even the Forsaken decide they’ve had enough of their crap and just step in to finish them off.

Rades points out that the crusade’s suffered so much that it makes sense to update them. But he doesn’t stop there: the latter half of his article is an outline of how the story in each section of Scarlet Monastery could be updated. In each case he presents something that feels like a real, viable story. The only thing I’m not sure on is whether they’d all link up in any way, as his ideas all feel like individuals apart from each other.

Still – definitely going in the right direction. What do you think they should do with Scarlet Monastery?

_Quote taken directly from Rades’ post

You can find Rades’ Orcish Army Knife homepage here_

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