Would your Rogue perform better with swords or daggers? Is that Hunter getting the best of you, only because you have the wrong talent build? Is it taking too long to get your final mount because you do the wrong quests or farm gold in the wrong places? Imagine this: You know all the answers, and you are no longer spending countless hours on frustrating trial and error. Instead, you are standing in front of the auction house answering queries about that devilish looking dagger at your side. Well, imagine no more: the World of Warcraft Rogue Manual shows you how to make it a reality:
|Highlights of the World of Warcraft Rogue Guide:
Rogue newbies: New to World of Warcraft? First time Rogue player? The Rogue newbie e-book helps you learn the ropes of the most devastating damage dealer in WoW in a matter of minutes: racial special abilities are analyzed for you and exact formulas are provided for stats, effects and target values. You will soon have a better understanding of the class than many seasoned players.
Leveling locations: The World of Warcraft Rogue Book takes your character from level 1 to level 85 at a breakneck pace. In meticulous detail, the author describes unrivaled leveling spots and strategies. Tear through camp after camp of mobs with low armor class and few hit points. You can now stick to a listing of the most efficient quests for the fastest advancement possible. On top of that, you get a list of the best experience-rewarding quests and an overview of the most rewarding leveling locations for groups.
Weapons: Undecided between swords, daggers, maces and fist weapons? Should you equip that new sword in the main hand or in the off hand? Looking for the perfect leveling weapon/talent build combination? Seeking something that sends a cold shiver down your duel partner's spine? Based on assiduous research, the World of Warcraft Rogue Reference provides answers to all those questions. Expect clear weapon recommendations for every level and play style.
Armor: Take down elite mobs with an unearthly damage output. Outlast every battleground encounter with insane hit points. Think you need an end-level guild to get the necessary gear? Think again. For each slot and level range, this Rogue manual shows you how to obtain elusive killer items with ease. And especially for end-level players: a farming reference to sets, from critical hit setups to fire resisting gear.
Enchantments: Which enchants are the most worthwhile for your rogue? The World of Warcraft Rogue Manual advises you on the correct enchants for weapons and armor.
Skills: Chances are that you are only using 80% of your character's potential. Most Rogue skills can be used in a way other than intended. Some only shine in the right combinations and encounters. The WoW Rogue Book reveals what's hidden by going over the complete Rogue skill portfolio and evaluating the use of every single one. As a bonus, you receive a special lock picking book.
Talent builds: The World of Warcraft Rogue Manual chews over every available Rogue talent and meticulously lists their benefits and drawbacks in practice. Be prepared to drop some popular ideas and discover the hidden potential of your class. The best performing PvP, farming, leveling and raiding builds are explained and supported with strategies and equipment advice. Now is the right time to upgrade your Rogue.
Poisons: When to use which poison? How does deadly poison perform compared to instant poison? These and all other questions you ever had about poisons will be answered in the World of Warcraft Rogue Compendium.
Making gold: Rogues take down more powerful bosses than anyone else. Rogues get to locations no one else can. Rogues solo instances. That's what has made some of them the richest players on their servers. You can join the club - simply stick to the gold-making strategies and locations the World of Warcraft Rogue Reference supplies. Of course, the book also includes ample hints on making money in your low and mid levels. You won't have to worry anymore about how to get the gold for your level 30 mount or for that shiny new sword at the auction house.
Group strategies: Having to look around for ages to find a decent group is a problem that Rogues have learned to live with. For you, things are about to change: make yourself a name with advanced pulling tactics, skilled aggro management and a knack for crowd control. The Rogue reference book shows you not only how to do that, but includes dead-on advice about spawns, shortcuts and safe spots for nearly every instance in World of Warcraft.
Master all instances: Not limited to the old world, the World of Warcraft Rogue Book offers mini-strategy manuals and boss info for all of the instances such as Naxxramas, Vault of Archavon, Chamber of Aspects, and The Eye of Eternity.
Professions: What professions easily get you your mount at level 30? Which ones yield the best overall income for the invested time? A quick book examines the pros and cons of professions from a Rogue's point of view and presents you with the best choices for PvP, leveling and making gold. While this chapter is targeted at players new to WoW or the Rogue class, a few lesser known hints can still spice things up for World of Warcraft veterans.
PvP strategies: Practice and equipment are essential for every serious PvP player. But before yougear up and spend countless hours in duels and on battlegrounds - take a look at the Rogue PvP tactics in this guidebook first. They reduce the difficulty of fights by half by showing you, step-by-step, how to take down every class and even specific builds of each class in the battlegrounds and arenas. You will soon be up to par with the most battle-scarred PvP veterans on your server.
Rogue macros and addons: Upgrade your WoW client and user interface with the most advanced macros and UI enhancements available on the market. In a few single steps, your Rogue gets a performance increase of up to 30%. Whether you want an instant answer to which shoulder item to wear, exact stun durations or which spells your opponents are casting - the WoW Rogue Booklet sets you up with everything you need.
The author of the World of Warcraft Rogue Compendium has been active in WoW since late alpha and has always been a primary contributor whenever Rogue-related issues had to be evaluated. He is currently on the managing team of a major WoW Rogue community site and moderates one of the most frequented Rogue boards. Writing strategy content for the game has been a passion of his since mid 2004.
|"Brilliant guide, 5/5 no doubt about it. It took a while for me to receive the guide because of technical problems, but when i got it, it was worth the wait :) I never have to worry about talents or armour or items! The fact that they do updates every so often is great ^^"|
|- Andrew Denny, Kettering, United Kingdom|
|"It's worth the money for the talent discussion alone. Highly recommended."|
|"Probably the best rogue guide I have ever read... Possibly the best WoW Class guide I have ever read. I highly recommend this guide!"|
|- Brenda Silbernagel, Saskatoon, SK, Canada|
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