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WoW Community Contribution: New Grimrail World Record

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It looks like a new world record has been set for the Grimrail Depot Challenge Mode: 3 minutes and 22 seconds. Yes, you read that right. Read on to see how they managed it!

 

The group in question is a very well-known Challenge Mode group consisting of: Lophmonk, the Monk tank, Spudx, the Death Knight tank, Deyronh, the Hunter, and the two Enhancement Shamans, Draemii and Sónorus.

 

Below is the video of their world record-breaking run:

 

 

Upon watching the video, you might be wondering how on earth they managed a few things throughout the run. Let's break it down.

 

On their first pull, they stack the mobs for the Shamans to cleave, thereby stacking a huge amount of damage on their trinkets, inv_6_2raid_trinket_3b.jpgSoul Capacitor. By spamming their cleave spells, they create a huge pulse of damage that is then dealt only to the boss, therefore one-shotting it.

 

For those of you that worry about the deaths throughout the run, it turns out that some of these are intended. While they do indeed die at points by accident, the group will allow themselves to be killed in order to make sure they have two Bloodlust effects throughout the dungeon.

 

This also answers the question of why the Cooking Fire was placed just before the last boss. If one of them has not died, they will use inv_misc_potiona6.jpgPinchwhistle "Nitro Fuel" in order to kill themselves next to the fire. 

 

There are a lot of fantastic ideas here, really well done to the group! If you want to check out some of their other videos, visit Draemii's Youtube channel

 

Do you think it's fair to allow groups to use trinkets like the inv_6_2raid_trinket_3b.jpgSoul Capacitor to one-shot bosses? Let us know in the comments!

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