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The season of weird Antorus clears continues and after the solo heal Mythic Argus, 5 man Normal Antorus and the various solo boss kills, we now have an all tank clear of all Antorus bosses on Heroic difficulty! Rextroy, the paladin who soloed Kin'garoth (in 7 hours) and many more, led the charge on this onslaught, featuring groups from 10 to 22 tanks versus all of the Legion's strongest bosses.

 

 


Rextroy also talked to Wowhead about the all tank challenge, going into detail on each boss. Here's a an excerpt, but make sure to check out the full interview over on Wowhead.

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Why the tank challenge?

I have personally always been interested in weird comps / playstyles. Doing my best to make sub optimal builds work. Back in the MOP days I used to mainly PvP. Most of the time I played weird comps such as double tank in 2s, triple DPS in 3s etc. But with my personal interest in PvP for Legion being reduced (mainly because of templates), I spent a lot more time soloing / grinding PvE content. Attempting tank-only runs seriously was something I started with now in Antorus, even if I did a few runs in Emerald Nightmare.

Why do full tank Antorus runs?

The theory behind a group full of tanks, is that it is much more endurable, and can skip tactics or play different to normal groups. With the downside being a smaller DPS output. A main example of changing the tactics a lot is Mythic Felhounds of Sargeras. When you play with only tanks, you do not have to change dog depending on debuff, most of the group just sticks to one dog and tanks through all the increased damage taken.

So far, I have only managed to down 2 bosses in Mythic (Garothi and Felhounds) as a group full of tanks. Most others have a really tight DPS check, which would require a group with good gear and performance.

However, when it comes to Heroic, all of it has finally been cleared! The main thing that made it doable is the Concordance buff, a desperately-needed DPS buff for certain fights such as Argus.

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