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10

RealID lets me play horde

As a GM, I tend to be very interested in the goings-on within my guild.  For that reason, whenever I am online I try to be on a toon that is in the guild.  It makes me visible so that the newer players can see that the leadership has a presence.  It lets me get involved in heroics or raids that get thrown together.  It keeps me available for questions and to solve problems as they arise.

For this reason, I barely play my horde character.  It always feels like I am avoiding my guild when I play him. I don’t check email or IM or Facebook when I am playing WoW because my computer is older, so I don’t want that stuff running in the background slowing things down.  When I am on my horde toon I am truly out-of-touch with the guild.

Now, with the RealID connection to the other officers, I know that they can get in touch with me if something pops up.  I’m not really “hiding” when I play horde.

The downside is that I’m not planning to let just everyone know my RealID info.  I’m restricting it to my close in-game friends.  I hope that I don’t hurt too many feelings if I refuse some RealID requests.

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4 Responses to “RealID lets me play horde”


  1. June 29, 2010 at 2:19 pm

    Din this is going to sound REALLY silly but this is forever a noob….

    What’s the link to sign up for realid

    • June 29, 2010 at 2:37 pm

      The way you put up a Realid thing. Is go into your friends list. And type said persons email. Then they accept the invite. And you get to be a stalkerbot to said person (Thats my word shh)

  2. June 29, 2010 at 4:25 pm

    Oh so I have to give you my address? Okay that makes sense. I thought I had to enable something. Go update your blog.

  3. June 30, 2010 at 12:36 am

    Yeah, it’s pretty cool for sure. I’m curious to see if server changes slow down with this feature, as far as people hopping to be with RL friends. Interesting stuff.


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