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Mythic Taloc Killed By 20 Protection Paladins (Rextroy Included)

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Mythic Taloc is a pretty manageable boss, even easier than some Heroic bosses, so it was no hard task for Rextroy and 19 of his Prot Pala colleagues to down him!

You may remember that the renowned soloer Rextroy recently had a brush with the law, he spent some time in Blizzard Jail for his Vectis solo kill, but it all proved to be a big misunderstanding. Starym even had the chance to sit down with him to talk about the whole incident in the first part of their interview.

Now, Rextroy is back but not by himself. He gathered 19 more valiant Protection Paladins and they all downed Taloc on Mythic difficulty in just under 10 minutes. It's quite an impressive feat, given that we are used to seeing kills like that by the end of a raiding tier (although the boss is pretty much a walkthrough).

Given that the group was full of Tanks, one of the Mythic abilities (Hardened ArteriesHardened Arteries) was completely skipped, while the other one (Enlarged HeartEnlarged Heart) was easily handled. The most difficult part of the fight was meeting the DPS requirements.

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Time to make our way through Mythic Uldir as a group of amazing Protection Paladins! I assume we will get stuck on Fetid Devourer however....

The reason it is quite viable is that we got lots of offhealing. Judgment of Light also stacks these days so 20x makes you heal for LOADS. I didn't check healing done but top palas were usually around 8-10k HPS while average were at 5-6k.

DPS is the main issue for a 20 tank group. Taloc actually proved to be quite a challenge to us because of the adds during second phase. However once people got the hang of the lift we had this amazing smooth attempt you see on the video! (most of the time, we wiped at p2 or berserk at 5-10%).

We also completely skip Hardened Arteries since it cannot target tanks!... And Enlarged Heart were really easily cheesed as 20 Protection Paladins, since we got 3 different ways to avoid it.

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