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Whats the best normal WoW server? My friend is just starting to play, I and dont know what server to recomend. I have been playing on Aggramar, but there is often a que to get in. On the other hand, I like how there are always tuns of players everwhere. What would you recomend?
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Stay away from Eldre'Thalas (200+) and Thrall (250+) queue times. Lemme know what server you guys pick and stuff I'll come screw around with you guys

I'd suggest a 'New' or 'Reccomended' as those are low-pop and the newer a server is the cheaper gear will be in the AH. E'T is semi-old and lvl 20 greens start at 1g each
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Sorry I have to say this... Carebear!!!

Why a normal server? Its so much more boring than a nice PVP server
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Sorry I have to say this... Carebear!!!

Why a normal server? Its so much more boring than a nice PVP server
Just cuz I heard that on PvP servers there was a lot of ganking and graveyard camping and what not.
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Just cuz I heard that on PvP servers there was a lot of ganking and graveyard camping and what not.
Theres some.. Some people are nice, and some arn't...

There is ganking, but I rarely got camped.

And alot of the times if you wave at someone, they won't attack.

I like the fact that if I wanna go gank I can. More freedom... PVP servers take alot more skill.

Even though I was on a PVP server my main focus was PVE. I quit after I got my full tier 2 set =/

Raiding towns and stuff is alot of fun, and you cant do that on PVE servers. IMHO, the game would be boring on a PVE server.
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I like the fact that if I wanna go gank I can. More freedom... PVP servers take alot more skill.
PvP does take skill. Ganking does not. Any lvl 60 can go into a lvl 21+ area and Gank the crap out of lowbies. Wasting an hour corpse running to hand in a quest while two 60 rogues Sap, Gouge, then Re-Gouge for 2 mins is not something I would put anywhere near my list of what I consider "Fun", not for the receiving end anyhow.

Furthermore, it's easier to gain Honor in Battlegrounds than any world PvP i've ever seen. Plus you also gain faction specific reputation allowing you to buy items from their vendors. World PvP give NO reputation for any faction.

I had a Lvl30ish Warlock on a PvP server during 1.5, I not only re-rolled him on a PvE server but I also deleted the old one out of spite. PvP servers are great if your guild is re-rolling to one, or you have 2 or 3 friends to play with.
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PvP does take skill. Ganking does not. Any lvl 60 can go into a lvl 21+ area and Gank the crap out of lowbies. Wasting an hour corpse running to hand in a quest while two 60 rogues Sap, Gouge, then Re-Gouge for 2 mins is not something I would put anywhere near my list of what I consider "Fun", not for the receiving end anyhow.

Furthermore, it's easier to gain Honor in Battlegrounds than any world PvP i've ever seen. Plus you also gain faction specific reputation allowing you to buy items from their vendors. World PvP give NO reputation for any faction.

I had a Lvl30ish Warlock on a PvP server during 1.5, I not only re-rolled him on a PvE server but I also deleted the old one out of spite. PvP servers are great if your guild is re-rolling to one, or you have 2 or 3 friends to play with.
What does re-rolling mean?
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Well you have a main character and alts usually (Or in my case a Main two alts and several 'mules' for bank space ). When you re-roll you forget about your main and make a new character your main either because you move to a different server or get bored of a class.
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Well you have a main character and alts usually (Or in my case a Main two alts and several 'mules' for bank space ). When you re-roll you forget about your main and make a new character your main either because you move to a different server or get bored of a class.
What do you mean, "Main character"? I think I need a more detailed explination of the character system in WoW, lol.
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Click on my 'WoW Toons' link in the sig.

Toon = A Character.
Main = Most played Toon, who people know you as.
Alt = Alternate Toons you might play.

Modki Lvl60 Warlock - Main
Xire Lvl60 Shaman - Alt (As good as my main but I hardly ever play him)
Modkii Lvl10 Warlock - Alt (I'm making a second one for PvP )
Snappah Lvl33 Rogue - Alt (Hardly played)
Nextoo Lvl35 Priest - Alt (Again, hardly played)

You guys picked a Server / Faction / Race / Class yet? Lemme know where you are I can Level like no one's business and catch-up to you guys. Or you can wait 30mins and I'll be at home. I've got my own Ventrilo server through Nrgservers with 50 slots.

Raiding's gotten boring, and I wouldn't mind giving a PvP server another shot.
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