The first round of hatchlings died with 37 seconds left on the clock. The second round I delivered the death blow with 30 seconds left. We never got a second round of tornadoes.
Majordomo was perhaps the most pitiable boss in there, as we entirely skipped his Burning Orbs phase. We killed the poor bastard in the Scorpion phase right before. In the lead up to the fight, we were figuring out what to do while missing one raid cooldown that we usually had, when I pointed out that the whole damn raid now has a 25% Divine Guardian up the entire time thanks to the nerfs.
It was embarrassing for poor Domo. The guy used to really give us a run for hit money. But now he’s been completely declawed.
Bottom line on the nerfs: Too soon, Executus. And too far.
It’s great that some guilds will finally get to see the bosses they’ve been stuck on forever. But at the same time, it really feels like the place has been outright cheapened. “Victory at what cost?”, and all that.
Ultimately, Firelands yesterday felt more like 30%-nerfed ICC. It was eerie, the deja vu.
On the bright side, we’ll probably kill Ragnaros tonight. About two weeks ahead of schedule, thanks to this handicap that’s been shoved down our throats.
I expect this will be our reaction when we’re standing over Ragnaros’ defanged corpse: