<Grumpy Old Men> Recruiting

85 Draenei Priest
6235
About Us

Raid: -- 10 man
Times: -- Wed/Thurs 9:00pm - 12:00pm EST (server time)
Progression: -- Firelands - 4/7
Style: -- Mature, Family-Oriented, Casual Raiding, Focused on Progression
LFM: -- http://gom.dkpsystem.com/app.php Please visit our website for recruitment needs or see below.

GENERAL INFORMATION:
Grumpy Old Men was founded in Wrath around the time of the Trial of Crusader patch. The founders were all in an Alliance guild which ran 25 man content preferred the 10 man content to 25 mans. We decided to branch off and form a focused guild with a core raid team.

Our members have a vast amount of raiding experience - many have raided content stemming back to vanilla WoW, even more in TBC. While our resume does not reveal world first kills or achievements accomplished by no other, what does grant us a modicum of pride is that we have achieved our goals of progression while maintaining a casual raid atmosphere.

MORE DETAIL:
Here is a bit more information about us, so you can decide if we're what you're looking for. We're a small 10 man guild. We will run with an 11-13 person raiding roster. What this means is that we will have raiders who will sit on occasion. What happens more often than not is real life issues pop up so it's really not too much of a problem. We use a raid rotation list, and as you sit you get moved to the bottom. All raiders are on the list no matter what their role is. We try not to make raid composition based on boss or strategy. It has happened, but we try to just go off the list and we find that it keeps things fair. There are no repercussions for not making raids, unless it becomes a habit, and we’re not getting any prior warning. It's more of a courtesy issue.

We are not too concerned with gear for recruits but you should have a majority of T11 gear. Being a small guild we're looking more for a personality fit, and can you play your class well. We are a very laid back guild, who enjoys raiding together. We only raid 2 nights per week for 3 hours each. We do very well by working together and keeping drama to a minimum, so maturity and personality are very important to us, and have been the keys to our success.

The Guild Bank provides all repairs all the time for raiders, and flasks are also provided via cauldrons. Food/Pot Buffs are not provided currently but may be in the future. Loot is distributed via the in-game “Need / Greed” system. Being a close-knit group, trust is everything, so we don’t feel the need to use any DKP, Loot Council, or Suicide King system. We all understand that loot for one, is a gain for all.

So if you're looking for a close knit, mature, friendly environment, with a casual schedule, but still want to see content then go to our site and put in an app. We'll review it, and then schedule a very informal interview over mumble if your app peaks our interest.

Recruiting Closed


Best of luck to you, and hope to hear from you soon.
Edited by Kaylarra on 8/18/2011 7:15 PM PDT
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85 Draenei Priest
6235
Updated as we've found 1 strong tank and we're looking to begin raiding again next week.
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92 Human Warrior
9390
Troll troll troll. They do alot of hand holding as well. Gheyness and feelings and such..........
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85 Draenei Priest
6235
06/24/2011 07:47 AMPosted by Draket
Troll troll troll. They do alot of hand holding as well. Gheyness and feelings and such..........


We'll miss ya Draket and don't forget to bring a shield when you come back!
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85 Night Elf Druid
9400
<3 ya'll!
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85 Draenei Priest
6235
Recruiting for an open raid spot, please see updated needs at bottom of OP.
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85 Draenei Priest
6235
/bump
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100 Night Elf Rogue
11475
did you know you seem to have a spider eating your head kaylarra?
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85 Draenei Priest
6235
08/05/2011 07:23 AMPosted by Sinkar
did you know you seem to have a spider eating your head kaylarra?


I have to admit this is my 2nd favorite helm after the T6 helm back in BC.
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85 Draenei Priest
6235
Still looking for someone to fit in with the team that can step into raiding right away. With the tabard, it takes about 6 weeks to get exalted with a new guild, and is easy to max rep each week. Take a shot and submit an application, and it's not like you're changing realms, so can still play with friends in other guilds.
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85 Draenei Priest
6235
Thank you for all the apps, recruiting is now closed. Happy raiding to everyone!
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90 Human Paladin
0
BUMP
Luv for Wiser, Schelter and Kao <3
I say OLD
You say MAN
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85 Draenei Mage
6565
Hey Janz!!

Kao touches me in the no no spots......I've grown to accept and like it.

Schelter is Barry White IRL.

I'm the classy good looking one.
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Wiser, you like it when anyone touches you in the no no spots....
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