I have written many blogs about raid night.. and here it is again. Osi doesn’t play ddo a whole lot anymore, he still manages out guild ship mostly, so he might log to put stuff on shard ah, check his mail and buy buffs for the guild. And then he logs to raid with me on Saturday night.
This Saturday I went for a swim at the local pool, cleaned at home and took care of the degus… then I poured myself a glass of wine and watched some TV, before logging on to raid with Osi. I’m again trying to give up coffee, so having not slept enough, add wine, and I was starting to feel tired after a few raids.
Lately I let Osi decide what raids we run, he usually checks the lfm that we’re not lfm’ing for the same as someone else. He told me to post for VoN.
I was going through sagas on Thaz and gaining xp faster than I wanted… I capped way before I was done with the sagas… or sort of. I had run the 3 Eveningstar chains (CitW flagging ones), Druid’s chain, The High Road, Gianthold, Web of Chaos… and Wheloon. EE of course. I was only missing Storms Horns. I do, though, prefer to run chains all in one go.. and I still consider Storms Horns to be the most difficult chain included in the sagas, so I kept feeling like there wasn’t enough time, like I didn’t have the patience to wait for a group, and that I had other things I needed to do. Finally last night I managed to get Storms Horns finished as well, and then I did Thaz’s 3rd eTR. 3rd stack of Power Over Life and Death. As a divine healer caster, I felt like that one benefits me the most of the divine ones.
I am still following this build plan (for enhancements, see the link at the end), except I keep changing the skills a little. I always do spellcraft, heal and UMD, but in one build I was putting the rest in perform, in one in diplomacy… this time I decided to go back to concentration, as I still find that having some is still better than having none… even though it’s impossible to get it high enough for scrolls to not fail on hit in EE’s.
Anywho, as always, I take a before and after picture. Thaz has had the same hair style since I did the greater reincarnation back at the start of 2012.. and has been blond with blue eyes for the most of it. Ex co-worker said that Thaz kinda looks like me, lol. I guess my sub c was trying to make her look like an elf version of me, lol. Last eTR I did give her purple hair and greenish skin, this time around I went back to her normal style.. except I decided to give her very natural looking lips, with no gloss or lipstick.
Here are the pics:
Thaz before eTR, Thaz after eTR
🙂 That’s all folks. Ty for stopping by and have a great day.
My ddo time has been quite low since my move, and I haven’t been too inspired to do a whole lot. Me and sis usually play together once a week on the toons we have for that purpose (Jarvanna and Schoan), but it’s been several weeks since we played and I of course haven’t played Jarvanna since then. This week we decided to run, and I suggested we do Ataraxia and Hips (Hiding in Plain Sight) with my piker alt in the party, and then we did one Sands walkup before it was too late.
Here’s the gang:
From the left: Schoan, Jarvanna, Samuel (hireling) and the pets.
On October 29th we packed all my stuff + the degus in a moving car and I said goodbye to Finland. October 30th we got to my new place and the next 3.5 days I spent on buying Ikea furniture, assembling Ikea furniture (that’s the typical for Ikea, everything is in parts), unpacking and sorting. November 3 I started my new job and right away had less time for unpacking and sorting. Today I finally had all my things unpacked and put somewhere. I still need to take the cardboard to the recyling place… then I’m mostly done. I might put up a poster or two.
It has been stressful. Long work days, lots to do at home… ddo hasn’t been a priority. As soon as I got my computer table sorted and my computer, screen, mouse and keyboard unpacked I started playing ddo again, but with so much to do around the home, my inspiration has been rather low, and I’ve mostly been doing mod and some favor runs… and some xp on Firetha (working on her EDs). But apparently I did run Thaz some this month as well.
Here are some screenies I found of Thaz runs.
Thaz did ee Wheloon, here in A lesson in desception.
If you read my Maidae TR4 blog, you may remember that I said that Maidae’s hair was supposed to be dark purple, but that I thought it looked just brown. With the discount to hair dyes, I decided to get her a more noticeable purple color (was 75 TP). What do you think?
And as a side note, if you missed it, I moved from Finland to Sweden last week, and I just started a new job on Monday. I’ve been buying and assembling furniture for the new apartment, and I’m not even fully unpacked yet. Still lots to do. Because of the move I haven’t had a whole lot of time to play ddo or blog. I will get more active again once I get everything sorted.
That’s all from me for now. Thank you for stopping by and take care.