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This thread is to keep track of Galleon's Spawns! Please post the time and day you saw him, even if you were not the one who killed him. Thanks
Level 91 Beast (Boss)
Location: Valley of the Four Winds (70,63)
259.173 - 300.727 Damage
Wednesday October 17th - 3:40 PM Server Time
Saturday October 20th - 6:31 PM Server Time.
Tuesday October 23rd - 10:48 AM Server Time (After restart)
Sunday: October 28th - 12:20 AM Server Time
Tuesday October 30th - 10:50 AM Server Time (After restart)
Thursday November 1st - 6:35 AM Server Time (After Maintenance)
Monday November 5th - 10:25 PM Server Time
Wednesday November 7th - 5:05 PM Server Time ( I know 7 hrs before supposed spawn time trying to find facts about this update soon)
Saturday November 10th - 7:37 AM Server Time (After Restart)
Tuesday November 13th - 1:40 PM Server Time (After Maintenance)
Thursday November 22nd - 7:45 PM Server Time
Sunday November 25th - 2:05 PM Server Time
***Next Spawn Window is "Who Knows"***
Plz send me a ingame mail with times and i will try and keep this thread upto date with date and time of Spawn
Edited by Legan on 11/27/2012 7:55 AM PST
To go into detail about tag sharing:
If you have a tag on galleon (name appears red), you can drop group & invite anyone to your group, and they will get the tag after hitting galleon a few times. You can also join an already formed raid, and they will all get the tag.
When Galleon spawned, I instantly formed a group of 40, and we got the tag. From there, I dropped group, and formed 2 more groups of 40 each, spreading the tag.
So hopefully for future kills we can spread the tag better. If you see me on during a Galleon kill, just whisper me "invite", and my addon should throw you an invite.
Edited by Manager on 10/20/2012 6:56 PM PDT
If I remember right, the sha of anger and galleon will only drop a total of 6 pieces of loot. Who gets the loot is determined LFR style, but nonetheless, 6 pieces. So when you spread the tag from 40 people to 100 people, you've just greatly reduced everyone's shot at a piece of gear.
We might have loot work slightly differently on the two world bosses since they appear at different frequencies. In general world bosses work exactly like LFR. If you want to invite everyone in the area into the raid, it won't diminish your chance to get loot. The only reason to not invite people is if you want to be a jerk for some reason.
We considered that approach, but were concerned that it would pressure groups into killing a boss with the smallest group possible. Theoretically if you killed a boss with 5 characters, then each would win loot and you would be motivated not to invite friends or strangers. We went with a model where the number of characters has no bearing on whether you win loot or not.
The game decides who is going to get loot. Each player has a small and independent chance to win loot.
It starts at the first player and rolls a number from 1-100. If it rolls <5, you win loot. Then it goes to the next player. The game doesn't care what any individual player rolled, so once under a blue moon it might be possible for all 25 to get loot. (The actual chance might not be 5%, but you get the idea.)
Also, another thing to note for people new to the system: It is based off of the spec you kill him as, so make sure to be in the correct spec.
1 Pandaren Rogue
afaik horde has yet to have had a Galleon kill..
Blame Dunder Mifflin for that one.
Forum drama - You know the deal.
Alliance still brings it up from time to time and they want to make sure a few certain people never get the kill - I've seen the specific names used as well.
I see it during Sha kills too when they see members of your guild around.
Most of DM has a kill (I have the helm). Not our fault that NCP decided to make up a story about us taunt griefing them, then taunted our 2nd kill to reset it. If alliance some how think they've been wronged in the whole exchange, I find that incredibly laughable. Some serious mental gymnastics at work there.
Ew, lets not get into that mess again. In fact, let us never mention it again. EVER.
I don't have a kill Smallish. Why's that? Oh, because you guys wouldn't invite me! /grumble grumble
Edited by Songs on 10/29/2012 3:13 PM PDT
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