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Tirion and TRI Need You!
comment 8 Written by on April 7, 2010 – 11:04 am

Hey folks, Anna here. I’m going to let Aely have some space on the blog again today, to talk a little bit about Totally Raids, Inc.  Seems they’re in need of a bit of help, and she thought maybe posting something about it here would be useful.

Aside from that, I’ll let Aely tell you the rest.


So ye saw a poster, eh, an’ came t’ see wha’ this bit ay adventurin’ company’s all about yeh?  Fair eno’.

Lemme make a few introductions ‘en.

Th’ fellow o’er ay th’ table wi’ th’ hat an’ daggers? Tha’s th’ Boss – Tarquin ap Danwyrith. He’s th’ ruffian wha’ started this whole endeavor, an’ ye’d best do nae t’ cross ‘im. Also, ‘s a fair magnificent hat, yeh? Dinna touch it, air yir like t’ lose yir fingers.

Th’ bear next t’ th’ table, tha’s Calen’braga. He’s in charge ay maths, strategy, an’ keepin’ abreast ay all th’ proper numbers fir this ragtag bunch. An’ yeh. He’s a bear. Smarter ‘n yir average bear, I ‘spose. Druids’re like ‘at, y’ken. He also eats people. Dinna min’ that part, a’right?

Th’ dwarf wi’ th’ … <counting> fourteen empty tankards? Tha’s Zalbuu Zakfert. He’s th’ one officially in charge ay healin’, beer, an’ bein’ an angry beard. He keeps th’ usual folks healed though, an’ I canna say I’d wan’ fir a better partner in keepin’ folk alive an’ runnin’.

Th’ elf wi’ th’ funny accent, tha’s Belphegor. He’s a whole bloody stable ay pets, an’ is generally in charge ay keepin’ things full ay bullet holes. Th’ pet we see most ‘s Fang – big brown bearish sort, eats all kin’s ay shite an’ has th’ worst wind I’ve e’er smelt. Also, Belph’s th’ one wha manages all th’ treasure, rewards, cash, an’ other sundries we maun fin’ along th’ way.

Th’ other fellow, th’ one lurkin’ in th’ corner wi’ th’ funny glowy eyes? Tha’s Uthas. He’s a righ’ bastard, an’ in charge ay makin’ sure Tiforis dinna blow th’ whole raid intae nex’ week. Th’ folks in close, wi’ daggers an’ axes an’ swords, they’re his problem. He talks real nice too.

An’ me? ‘m Aely. Dame Aely Larsdottir if ye wan’ th’ proper title, but if ye take t’ callin’ me that, I’ll make sure t’ lock ye in a divine bubble ay a real inopportune time. I manage personnel, paperwork, an’ healers. An’ apparently talkin’ t’ new recruit like folk.

Anyroad, what wir needin?

  • Healers
  • Ranged DPS – specifically Mages, Shamans (Elemental, Resto offspec = bonus points), Druids (Balance, Resto offspec = bonus points), Shadow priests
  • General Subs – we’re usually stacked with melee and have no tanking shortage currently.

If yir in one ay those fields, we maun ha’ a space fir ye.

I canna promise anythin’ proper jus’ th’ yet, ’cause our roster changes each week. Wir usually found knockin oan th’ doors ay Icecrown on Thursday an’ Friday evenin’s, fra 5:30 until 9:00 (Th) air 10:00 (Fri) Azeroth Standard time. Righ’ now wir workin’ oan Arthas’ wee Frostwyrm girlfriend, Sindragosa. Makin’ solid progress too.

These spots’re mos’ly jus’ fir substitutes jus’ th’ now, ’cause we’ve go’ a proper complement ay regular folks wha’ we ken.

We look fir folk what ha’ a proper bit ay gear – e’en th’ badge stuff – experience wi’ raidin’ in general, good skills an’ ability t’ nae stand in bad shite, an’ a good attitude. Totally Raids is a longstandin’ group, an’ we dinna much tolerate folks bein’ dickish.

Dickish folk get fed t’ th’ bear.

An’ he’s alwis hungry.


As some/many of you know, I’m a healing/personnel officer for TRI, an RP friendly raid on Feathermoon server that happens on Thursday and Friday evenings from 5:30 – 9 (Th) or 10 (Fri) Pacific time (Feathermoon is a US RP-PVE server in the Pacific timezone). We’re in need of healers, ranged DPS (specifically mages, elemental shamans, balance druids, and shadow priests), and other general subs – and we are primarily looking for sub spots right now, with the option to become “regulars” later on. Currently we’re working on Sindragosa, in ICC-25.

Information about TRI and How to Apply:

First, register at TotallyRaiding.com. You’ll need it to finish the process. A moderator should approve your application in a fairly timely fashion, unless you apply at some ungodly hour. Please use a name by which we’ll recognize you (your character name would be a good start if you’re unsure), and use an email that you’ll check in case we want to make sure that you’re a real person.

Next, read this list of very long posts. No, there’s not a quiz at the end so you could skip it, but I guarantee it will end up biting you in the ass, particularly if you skip the parts about loot and addons.

Who we are: http://www.totallyraiding.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=42&t=1519
What we do: http://www.totallyraiding.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=42&t=2375
What to bring: http://totallyraiding.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=46&t=2013
What you get: http://www.totallyraiding.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=42&t=2376

Then, if you still feel like TRI is for you, you fill out an application and post it as a separate thread on the T25 Recruitment boards. Check out this post.

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8 Responses to “Tirion and TRI Need You!”

  1. Tsk tsk tsk. Using your blog to recruit for the best RP raid in the world.

    You better get good folks. *Wink*

  2. This is the absolute best recruitment post ever!

    By Kate on Apr 7, 2010 | Reply
  3. holy mother of- RP server, competent raiding guild, AND in need of mages?

    this is probably the most enticing offer i’ve ever seen. and believe me, i’ve seen some enticing offers. even if it is for substitute positions.

    i will have to think this long and hard. this is an excellent opportunity, and i will have to weigh it against a guild that i’ve been with for a good while, and generally get along with quite well.

  4. “Full on melée and tanks…?!?!?”
    *Channi let’s out a heavy sigh and goes back to her mug of milk…*

    I happen to be rather ranged impaired at the moment, but I have a Druid I could level to heal with maybe… Was going to wait for cataclysm to roll a human hunter and worgen warlock. Bit by that time everything will change anyway!

    I’ll hav to think about this, but I’m definitely interested in being a sub of a sub (of a sub). ^_~

    By Zha'ane/Chaanii on Apr 7, 2010 | Reply
  5. Well, now you’ve gone and done it…Iriandra is looking at me with the big doe eyes (don’t ask me how they go from silver to brown) and near enough to pleading as I’ve ever seen her get (which basically means she actually phrased the demand in the form of a question) to let her go punish the wicked and destroy the minds of all the rest with you lot. Certainly something to think about as my current schedule has prevented her from raiding with her usual unit. Have to see how things play out in the next week or so, though…but don’t be surprised to see her name pop up.

  6. @Khol – Woot! if you want to make a level 1 alt and come meet some of us, let me know.

  7. @Krizzly – same offer stands as with Khol, if you want to make a level 1 alt and come meet some of us, let me know.

  8. @Anna – There may already be a member of Team Khol infiltrating Feathermoon on the DL…recon, you understand…

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