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wow Streamed Raid During and IRL Earthquake

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Odyn unleashes an actual 7.5 earthquake on New Zealand, but the streamer tries to play thorugh it.

 

Now, I've heard of dedication while raiding, but this is taking it to a whole new level. Delrio Sierra was progressing in Trial of Valor with his guild when it seemed a new mechanic on the fight appeared and Odyn decided to make a real earthquake happen in New Zealand. Delrio tried to hold on as best he could and continued playing through the 7.5 earthquake, but couldn't quite stay in his seat, and then even tried to play from the ground. As you can imagine, his guildmates were very kind and understanding about his performance, as most WoW raiders are when someone isn't playing perfectly:

The guild taunts are clearly just fun banter, but to an outsider they might seem a little... uncaring, shall we say. At least he knows how to properly play a DPS: stand in earthquake and continue DPSing.

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Really? He was continuing to play in the middle of a natural disaster? That's not dedication, it's stupidity is what it is. No raid run is worth the risk of literally throwing your life away. 

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Ridiculous addiction obviously. I would have made sure to stay alive and checked if someone (other then my clan mates) needs help. Damn...

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17 hours ago, KomodoDragoon said:

Really? He was continuing to play in the middle of a natural disaster? That's not dedication, it's stupidity is what it is. No raid run is worth the risk of literally throwing your life away. 

What do you propose he did instead?

Go to the closet approximately 1 minute earlier? 

 

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I'd hate to be the guy going "ITS NOTHING, PROBABLY A 2 ON THE RICHTER SCALE", then realise it's actually pretty serious.

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21 hours ago, PatrickHenry said:

What do you propose he did instead?

Go to the closet approximately 1 minute earlier? 

 

What would YOU do in that situation? Hopefully something smarter than the streamer.

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That's why I leave it to the professionals ;)

ETA: besides, he went to the closet.  He hid.  When he made his own mind up that it was too serious to continue he quit.  I'm not sure what more you can ask? 

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