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I just had this extremely huge urge to play World of Warcraft again today (which has been a all day affair). I wake up this morning, and am surfing the web when I decide to break out some old games. I go threw my CD case and find all the WoW expansions up to Cataclysm. I go onto install MW3, but cant get WoW out of my head. I take out MW3 and put it The burning crusade to install it.

It starts installing then my pc crashes. This gets my even more eager to play. I take the side cover off the pc to let it vent out more (thinking the cpu is getting a little warm now) and try to reinstall it. I then realize Cataclysm isn't the newest DLC, and I would have to go get MoP. I then realize, holy cereal its black Friday at Wal-Mart! The game should be anywhere from $40-50! I could get it for cheap and go get a month game card to!

I start looking online for a price so I can find out if its on sale or not! I bring up the Wal-Mart website and OH...MY....GOD, its on sale for $9.99?!?!?!?!? I get in my truck and take off. I get to Wal-Mart exactly when it opens so I don't have to wait in line. Didn't matter, I parked a half mile from the store because that was the only parking spot left. The entire right side of the store is so packed that you cant even walk (not exaggerating, people were standing in line to get groceries, not check them out, put them in the cart). So I go to left side of the store, figuring it would be a better path to electronics. Bingo.

Left side is empty. I maneuver around all the people standing in the middle of the isle and blocking everyone else for no reason, convinced they are the only people in the store. I get to electronics and I find a copy of MOP, along with a 60 day game card left.

All in all, $39.99 for both. I am pleased. I go home and try to start installing WOTLK, something is wrong. My pc starts downloading the necessary files from the internet at a mind blowing dsl speed of 55kb/s (Cable wont reach out here). It estimated it will be done in 25.4 hours.

I start looking at why this is happening, and find out all you have to do is throw in the Cataclysm cd and it installs everything. I get happy again, so that's where I am at right now. I don't know why I want to play WoW so bad again, but I have always loved it. Something about it just rubs me the right way. I love role playing games, and leveling.

I haven't played MoP yet but I am going to love leveling to 90 and starting the end game raids to get epic gear.

I feel like a little kid on Christmas. Weird. Anyways I know a lot of you guys are wondering ***, as am I, but I couldn't fight the urge. I am excited. Anyone else out there still play wow?
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Ugh. I just basically did the same thing. My roommate who still plays, told me MoP was on sale for $10, so I bought it, and he tossed me a scroll of resurrection to get back in. I really don't know why I bought MoP and why I started again... I really don't. I'll get my 85 rogue to 90 and probably quit again. I hadn't played since a couple months after Cata.
 
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WoW is an affliction I am proud to admit doesn't have any power over me.
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I tried WoW so many times and I just couldn't get into it. Sorry but it's GW2 all the way for me.
I know how you feel about getting the urge to replay old games though thumb.gif
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Like I said I hadn't played in like 2 years, but my roommate started bugging me about it and I caved lol. As I said. I'll probably get to 90 and then quit again tongue.gif
 
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Like I said I hadn't played in like 2 years, but my roommate started bugging me about it and I caved lol. As I said. I'll probably get to 90 and then quit again tongue.gif

I hear ya, its been since august 2012 since I've played. I'm still waiting on MoP to download, my pc has crashed 3 times trying to install it lol. I had to take my bsel tape mod out and run stock settings again, no more overclocking for a while. It had me worried the last time it crashed, whew.

I think i'm going to stay up all night and play once I get it installed. I can honestly say I've missed it. I love the raids and dungeons and getting new gear. I'm not really a fan of the questing that much though, I like to play with other people, that's more my thing.
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I'm clean of WOW urges now, played MOP got a few lvl 90's than just so many dailies, you realise it's nothing new. I uninstalled and threw out the game discs so now I'm clean smile.gif
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