In the seventy-fifth World of Warcraft podcast episode, we announce that Blizzcon 2014 will in fact be happening on or before the release of Warlords of Draenor, Sláinte boosts a Monk to stay classy and throw barrels in LFR, Molsan has his UI professionally reviewed, tweaked, and customized, we review gold-tracking addons and decide what to do with all those extra Spirits of Harmony, and we prioritize the research and purchasing of core components for building a new gaming rig.

Bitter and Salty is brought to you weekly by Molsan and Sláinte.

DOLLA BILLZ CON

We are so excited about this again!!

A Boosted Salty Monk

Wha happen?

Spring Saltacular II

Addon/UI review

SoO2 LFR Q&A: Why is Molsan so bad at this?

Addons

Analyst gold-making/spending tracking… did not work

Went back to Broker_Currency and it’s awesome

What to do with Spirits of Harmony

Buy stuff and sell or what? Trillium Ore?

Why not Archaeology? Tol’vir Archaeology for Crawling Claw

Restored Artifact = 1 Spirit of Harmony

Turn in Artifact for box of your choice

Sell Uncommon Fragments for 100g – 400g each

The completed project junk will vendor for gold… Cat Statue with Emerald eyes vendors for 100g

Harwarez

CPU first?

Ivy Bridge vs. Haswell

Haswell not that big of improvement for desktops especially for gaming… but then 1150 mobos are an option

i7 4820K Ivy Bridge

… or wait for Devil’s Canyon in June?

Music

Clips of intro and outro music taken from “Urbana-Metronica (wooh-yeah mix)” by spinningmerkaba

Additional clips of music taken from “Everything Is Awesome!!! (Instrumental Sing-A-Long)” by Mark Mothersbaugh

Contact Info

Email: podcast@bitterandsalty.com
Phone: 413 BIT SALT or 413 248 7258
Molsan Method: http://molsanmethod.com

Twitter

http://twitter.com/bitterandsalty
http://twitter.com/molsan
http://twitter.com/saltyslainte

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Welcome to Episode 5 of the World of Warcraft podcast, Bitter and Salty! In this episode, we we talk about what dailies we are doing, the archaeology artifact exchange, what to spend gold on, and we fawn over our good friend, Ghostcrawler.

Bitter and Salty is brought to you weekly by Molsan and Sláinte.

Molsan dings 90!

  • Getting flying was not intuitive… rant time!
  • Tried to queue for Scenarios but iLevel was too low… rant time!

Dailies / Factions

Archeology

What are you doing with your gold? Mounts?

  • MoP 108K mount… what/where is it?
  • Crimson Deathcharger average price is also ~100K gold
  • Buying vendor mounts vs. epic drop mounts
  • HH Mount is a Lie. Statistics show it would take 14.5 years to get.

Heroics and Raiding

  • Sláinte rant about Heroics and Raiding and feeling inadequate.

Ghostcrawler

  • Sláinte and GhostCrawler have a chat about flying in Silvemoon, TWITTER REVOLTS!!

What’s Going On in WoW

  • Hallow’s End is over… The Day of the Dead is Here… and Gone
    • When: November 1st-November 2nd
    • Where: Graveyards of all Capital Cities (Stormwind, Ironforge, Darnassus, Exodar, Orgrimmar, Undercity, Silvermoon City, Thunderbluff, Shattrath City, and Dalaran City)
    • A few quests and one achievement
    • Macabre Marionette pet
      • a small pet that looks like a skeleton wearing a sombrero and holding a pair of maracas. This pet can only be used during the Day of the Dead event – it cannot be learned and kept like other non-combat pets.
    • http://us.battle.net/wow/en/blog/7673327

Show Announcements

  • Rexor dings exalted with BS guild

TCG Loot Giveaway Winner

  • How the contest went?
  • New listener achievements and future giveaways
  • What Sláinte said was wrong
    • RAF is 2 months
    • Anyone can socket

Calls

Thank you to everyone that called in for episode 5!

Music

  • Clips of intro and outro music taken from “Urbana-Metronica (wooh-yeah mix)” by spinningmerkaba.

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Welcome to Episode 4 of the World of Warcraft podcast, Bitter and Salty! In this episode, we discuss various quest mechanics, starting zones, the state of the economy, epic gold-making secrets, and details regarding our first loot giveaway.

Bitter and Salty is brought to you weekly by Molsan and Sláinte.

Ding 90!

  • Sláinte hits 90!
  • Molsan hits 89ish!

What is your least favorite quest or quest-type (i.e. underwater, killing many for one drop)?

What is your favorite quest or quest-type?

Starting Zones

  • Panda vs. DK vs. Goblin vs. Worgen vs. all the rest?

Archaeology
http://www.wowhead.com/achievement=7612

Epic Gold-Making Secrets

  • Are most people afraid to give away their gold making secrets?
  • Give away your current “secret” gold-making tip

Transmogging

  • Have you started T-Mogging?
  • What will be your T-Mog set?
  • Farming Old World Raids / Dungeons
  • Do you still buy/sell TMog gear?

Auction House / Market

  • Market crashing? What are you doing: buying, selling, holding?
    • Herb market – DMF cards going bonkers, but slowing down a bit
    • Ore market – Ghost Iron Ore supply holding steady; still selling rare uncuts, sparkling shards not selling, and trillium bars getting cheaper

WoW TCG

  • Have you ever played? Do you want to play? Do you care about anything at all? (BC)

Giving Back (BC)

  • We love the support and want to give something back. We will start out with a loot card; As the show grows, what we will give back will get better (game time cards, mounts, etc.)

 

  • Loot Card Giveaway
    • We love Twitter and use it to communicate updates about the show
    • Follow bitterandsalty on Twitter
    • RT the Episode 4 tweet
    • We will select one Twitter handle randomly on HALLOWEEN and DM the code

What’s News?

  • Challenge Mode Gear Effects (BC)
    • Challenge Modes are a new feature in Mists of Pandaria that allows coordinated 5-player groups to jump into Heroic dungeons and attempt to set time-trial records. These blindingly fast times are displayed for all to see, but if being famous on the interwebz wasn’t enough, the groups who can achieve gold medals are also awarded with unique gear looks for use in Transmogrification—with a twist. These gear sets behave like nothing you’ve seen in the game before, activating and reacting to their wearer’s combat actions.
    • http://us.battle.net/wow/en/blog/7628989
  • WoW Battle Chest 75% Off – This Week Only (BC on behalf of KL)
    • Epic savings await as this week only, the World of Warcraft Battle Chest is available for just $5 in the Blizzard Store.  That’s 75% off the regular price!
    • Recently upgraded to include the Wrath of the Lich King expansion set, the newly updated Battle Chest is a great way to bring a friend to World of Warcraft, or to upgrade an existing Starter Edition account with thousands of additional quests and advancement all the way to level 80. The Battle Chest includes access to hours and hours of award-winning content, opening up the continents of Outland and Northrend for exploration.
    • Don’t delay—this epic deal on the Battle Chest ends Monday, October 29, 2012 at 11:59 p.m. PDT.
    • http://us.battle.net//wow/en/blog/7628988

Calls

Thank you to everyone that called in for episode 4!

Music

  • Clips of intro and outro music taken from “Urbana-Metronica (wooh-yeah mix)” by spinningmerkaba.

Contact Info

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