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Forum: WarCraft Lore Discussion 02-12-2019, 07:35 AM
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Posted By Marthen
I'd say Tol Barad got it rather good actually....

I'd say Tol Barad got it rather good actually. Now Gilneas, that's another story.
Forum: World of WarCraft Discussion 02-08-2019, 06:15 AM
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Posted By Marthen
Except that Alliance undead the way I, Grim, and...

Except that Alliance undead the way I, Grim, and many others want them are not mutually exclusive with more diverse Forsaken, so like Grim implied, using it as an argument towards being upset is not...
Forum: World of WarCraft Discussion 02-07-2019, 06:52 AM
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Posted By Marthen
I could easily imagine him getting blasted off...

I could easily imagine him getting blasted off the deck/rigging instead of getting incarnated, either dying of shock or drowning. For a quick and accessible reference, imagine the Davos wildfire...
Forum: World of WarCraft Discussion 02-07-2019, 01:31 AM
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Posted By Marthen
The only detailed account of Derek's death was...

The only detailed account of Derek's death was the Tides of Darkness novel, and this novel has been (thankfully) largerly retconned by Chronicle, so using it for reference is not particularly prudent.
Forum: Halls of Lordaeron 02-07-2019, 12:34 AM
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Posted By Marthen
And Genesis already explained that even the...

And Genesis already explained that even the economics were not "okayish", as the entire system was built on stealing/confiscation, extortion, forced labor, taking credit for work of others, and so...
Forum: World of WarCraft Discussion 02-05-2019, 02:48 PM
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Posted By Marthen
On a second thought, I like myself way too much...

On a second thought, I like myself way too much to get into this argument.
Forum: World of WarCraft Discussion 02-05-2019, 06:35 AM
Replies: 334
Views: 16,627
Posted By Marthen
Uhm, I can't play a human that looks like...

Uhm, I can't play a human that looks like Antonidas, but I don't use that as an argument for saying that Antonidas is no human. :P
Forum: WarCraft Lore Discussion 02-02-2019, 10:49 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,291
Posted By Marthen
I suggest reading though this thread and this...

I suggest reading though this thread and this Wowpedia page. Most of the things I know are covered there and sourced. :)

https://www.scrollsoflore.com/forums/showthread.php?t=217244&page=4
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Forum: World of WarCraft Discussion 02-01-2019, 08:14 AM
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Posted By Marthen
Yes, you have provided an explanation, the issue...

Yes, you have provided an explanation, the issue is that the explanation does not line up with the written evidence. It does not explain why "Blackhand couldn't have refused the challenge...
Forum: World of WarCraft Discussion 02-01-2019, 04:20 AM
Replies: 7,759
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Posted By Marthen
I am not sure how does "a challenge he could not...

I am not sure how does "a challenge he could not refuse because he was still reeling from the failed attack against Stormwind City" directly translate to "a challenge he can't refuse under any...
Forum: World of WarCraft Discussion 01-31-2019, 11:30 AM
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Posted By Marthen
The issue is that your interpretation does not...

The issue is that your interpretation does not fit with the entire Doomhammer and Blackhand endeavour, the only instance of a Mak'gora aimed and successful at deposing a warchief we have. The entire...
Forum: World of WarCraft Discussion 01-31-2019, 02:58 AM
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Posted By Marthen
I feel you are mistaking being able to challenged...

I feel you are mistaking being able to challenged at all times and being obliged to accept every single challenge. If they had to accept every single challenge no matter the circumstance, their...
Forum: World of WarCraft Discussion 01-30-2019, 07:04 AM
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Posted By Marthen
Anyway, the last builds had some interesting NPCs...

Anyway, the last builds had some interesting NPCs added, probably tied to some sort of time visions or time travel.

Apart from Elisande, there are numerous entries for people like Deathbringer...
Forum: World of WarCraft Discussion 01-30-2019, 05:32 AM
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Posted By Marthen
Well, Rexxar is still a good Horde character (as...

Well, Rexxar is still a good Horde character (as much as a character can be given the level of Blizzard's writing in general).

The important thing to understand about Rexxar is, just like many...
Forum: World of WarCraft Discussion 01-30-2019, 02:42 AM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 604,308
Posted By Marthen
Ah, the typical "if you do not agree with...

Ah, the typical "if you do not agree with interpretation, argument, and passion, you must be working for the other side".

The fact stands, Baine has little choice than to use subtlety in defying...
Forum: World of WarCraft Discussion 01-29-2019, 04:23 AM
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Posted By Marthen
There are Horde fans who dislike this or that...

There are Horde fans who dislike this or that thing about the Horde because it does not adhere to the principles they want the faction to follow, there are Alliance fans who dislike this or that...
Forum: World of WarCraft Discussion 01-28-2019, 05:57 AM
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Posted By Marthen
A new warfront could be 8.2.5. Or maybe the...

A new warfront could be 8.2.5. Or maybe the Heroic versions will receive their own new sets, which will be in turn used for future seasons. Or maybe they will just make new sets from scratch without...
Forum: World of WarCraft Discussion 01-28-2019, 03:38 AM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 604,308
Posted By Marthen
Ehm, context and wording matters. He was...

Ehm, context and wording matters. He was specifically saying that in relation to the datamined strings, explaining it is not something they have planned and that they are just a remainder from early...
Forum: Halls of Lordaeron 01-27-2019, 04:22 AM
Replies: 57,658
Views: 1,823,848
Posted By Marthen
Arguing against immigration to "preserve the...

Arguing against immigration to "preserve the standing culture" seems particularly perverse in the case of Britain. Do certain individuals forget that the English are one of the best documented cases...
Forum: WarCraft Lore Discussion 01-27-2019, 04:02 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,291
Posted By Marthen
Well, they never really abandoned Jaina for...

Well, they never really abandoned Jaina for Stormwind, though. Stormwind had been planned and developed as the capital of humanity way before the story of Warcraft III was even solified (and Jaina...
Forum: World of WarCraft Discussion 01-26-2019, 09:25 AM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 604,308
Posted By Marthen
Or these models are just placeholders and they...

Or these models are just placeholders and they are actually undead like Calia. Let's not forget, Calia did not look like a Forsaken, but more like an ordinary human, just dead.
Forum: World of WarCraft Discussion 01-25-2019, 05:36 AM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 604,308
Posted By Marthen
You are going completely tangential about this. I...

You are going completely tangential about this. I am talking how do humans in general see the undead given their spiritual system and beliefs. Not about the new plague, not about burning at stake,...
Forum: World of WarCraft Discussion 01-25-2019, 05:04 AM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 604,308
Posted By Marthen
I am not sure what does that have to do with what...

I am not sure what does that have to do with what I was talking about at all. The Alliance military structures being utilitarian enough to tolerate and utilize smaller number of undead individuals...
Forum: World of WarCraft Discussion 01-24-2019, 12:35 PM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 604,308
Posted By Marthen
Generally not pleasant, most considering the...

Generally not pleasant, most considering the state an affront to the natural order? At least if Before the Storm, some older pieces of lore, and so on are to go by.

The main difference between the...
Forum: World of WarCraft Discussion 01-21-2019, 02:02 PM
Replies: 7,759
Views: 604,308
Posted By Marthen
Well, the "of Lordaeron" in the Alliance of...

Well, the "of Lordaeron" in the Alliance of Lordaeron has not been directly related to the kingdom of Lordaeron, at least if the game the term comes from (Warcraft II) has any say in this, but to the...
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