A journey through Tiragarde Sound

Well, I am not half way through it yet, but the screenshots are piling up, and picking just 5 for Z and Cinder’s Blog Challenge sure is difficult – and it runs until tomorrow, so I best tackle this now!

“First impressions count and a new expansion brings a host of new zones to explore and new NPCs to meet. Come and share your first impressions or favourite locations you find over the first fortnight of playing by showing us your favourite 5 (or more if you can’t choose) screenshots.”


 

Okay. 5 screenshots. Five.

Let’s see now…

 

WoWScrnShot_081918_104446

These quests were hilarious. I love all the new looks of NPCs, how they can lean, carry things and what not. And +Flynn drunk, hah.

 

WoWScrnShot_082118_140257

This made me laugh out loud. Why is he sitting on such a small chair? I could hardly see him when I entered the room, lol.

 

WoWScrnShot_081918_111831

Roar!

 

WoWScrnShot_081718_205444

This guy obviously hates his job. That finger drumming on the table and lost look in his eyes. It’s the postal office.

 

WoWScrnShot_081818_105043

Too Cute. Must be in the post.

 

That’s 5 already? Okay, I can’t do it, I tried, but no, it’s too hard, sorry!

 

 

WoWScrnShot_081818_202259

Funny reference to Lord of the Rings πŸ™‚ (Right?)

 

WoWScrnShot_081918_104805

This I really like. A soaking wet bear seeking shelter in a cave, while it rains.

 

WoWScrnShot_081918_112611

Too. Funny. πŸ˜€

 

WoWScrnShot_081918_113030

I cherish all these things that puts a smile on my face.

 

WoWScrnShot_081918_201035

The water calls…(Not the most exciting underwater scenery yet, but perhaps later on)

 

WoWScrnShot_082018_094611

Who here adores all the cut scenes?

 

WoWScrnShot_082018_095620

I took this screenshot, because at this exact location, the music JainaΒ΄s Homeland is playing. I love that piece.

 

WoWScrnShot_081818_105125

I just finished watching the movies The Shallows and 47 Meters Down- so this scared me!

 

WoWScrnShot_082018_101235.jpg

Such a great update to the horse model. I brought out my old Pinto for comparison. I wonder if they will get updated as well?

 

WoWScrnShot_082018_095924

More cutscenes. Much love for those. Look, there’s me!

 

WoWScrnShot_082018_103655

So good lookin’! I want to be able to have our characters pose like that. The models are in the game now. So why can’t we?

 

WoWScrnShot_082018_191844

Spooooky underwater rare mob.

 

WoWScrnShot_082018_193838

These boat rides. I love those. They make me slow down. If they added that calming sound of the ocean, it would be perfect.

 

WoWScrnShot_082018_203749

That view from that mountain I had to climb.

 

WoWScrnShot_082018_204059

When can I have this pet?

 

WoWScrnShot_082118_120024

I like all the added dialogue options with NPCs. Even when I bore them, apparently!

 

WoWScrnShot_082118_143500

How awesome to see a witch like that in WoW!

 

WoWScrnShot_082118_144637

One of my favorite parts of Battle for Azeroth is helping those you pass by. Those side quests. It makes me feel as if I am back in Duskwood, just a traveller passing by, instead of the all mighty ArchDruid that everyone needs.

 

WoWScrnShot_082118_184101

Merciful Elune, please bless the fallen.

 

WoWScrnShot_082118_184519

I had to cut this quite small, but it’s the bear and dog crew together. Too important to miss.

 

WoWScrnShot_082218_094104

I adore horses. And the new model in WoW is gorgeous, I think.

 

WoWScrnShot_082218_094834

A mage buffed me!

 

WoWScrnShot_082218_103050

That new dance looks so great too. When can I do that!?

 

WoWScrnShot_082018_203058.jpg

Size does not matter.

 

WoWScrnShot_082218_103305

Helping this guy overcome his fear of riding? Top 10 quest material πŸ™‚

 

WoWScrnShot_082318_200506

Underwater breathing buff on an Orca…

 

WoWScrnShot_081918_100749

A dear friend gave me this. A mount I didn’t know existed, to keep me company until we meet again. Sweet, adorable and cherished gift β™₯

 

 

WoWScrnShot_081918_104020

One of my best action shots yet! Jumping Bear vs. Parrot? (The space bar is the first one to go on my keyboard)

 


 

I saved this one.

My favorite screenshot

 

This. I love how this turned out.

WoWScrnShot_082018_100749

 

What a journey. Half way through Tiragarde Sound and halfway though level 112. So much to look forward to in Kul Tiras.

 

RebuildTeldrassilNowFinishedAlunaria.jpg

 


 

Wishing you all a fantastic weekend ahead!

Do you have a favorite screenshot so far? πŸ™‚

 

Ande’thoras-ethil.

Advertisements

29 thoughts on “A journey through Tiragarde Sound

      1. I also found screenshots that show a map that is green like Nagrand from Burning Crusade. I liked Nagrand a lot back then. Generally, it seems they designed beautiful maps again for BfA. I think I will really do this in autumn… I always like to explore new worlds πŸ™‚

        Liked by 1 person

      2. Yes, I have not gotten to that zone yet, but it looks gorgeous for sure πŸ™‚ I hope you will have a great time! Hey, do you like to take screenshots in WoW too? Like in real life? I just wondered now! πŸ™‚

        Liked by 1 person

      3. Yes, I sometimes did this too. It happened several times that I told my friends to wait, because the area we were questing or doing something else was so beautiful. Generally, in other games I also often stop and tell them I need to take a screeny. They always say “There is the photographer coming out of him again, even in this game” πŸ˜€ But most recently I usually just took screens if I needed some for an article on my blog.

        Liked by 1 person

      4. Gosh, Dennis, I just noticed I am no longer following you? Your comments made me wonder; I thought you were just hibernating a bit, but then I clicked your link and you are very much awake!

        Liked by 1 person

      5. Oh! I hope this is not a bug! Sometimes when someone follows my blog, I get these WordPress notifications two times, that someone followed me. I hope there is not something going on that prevents people to follow my blog.

        Or did you accidentally unfollow? Happened to me too in the past with other blogs when I cleaned up my reader, since so many bloggers go inactive after years, and when I want to remove them.

        I definitely slowed a bit down recently because it was summer, but usually I post something a week, sometimes more. I’m still active yes πŸ™‚

        Liked by 1 person

    1. Oh, hey Isey, thank you for leaving a comment – I have seen you around…! πŸ™‚ Ah, a fellow Druid, what a joy to have you swing by! πŸ™‚

      Aw, thank you, you can manage this too, I am sure of it! Practice, practice πŸ™‚

      Hah, well I actually use my old program that came with my Nikon camera – I use it for real pictures, and it’s the program I know, so I am sticking with it.

      But let me know, I’d be happy to tour you through an edit, all one needs is a bit of inspiration, πŸ™‚ You are more than welcome to send over a screenshot you like, we can use as an example – alunariasmail@gmail.com πŸ™‚

      Like

  1. Haha. I knew there would be more than 5 before I even started scrolling down. These are all really good. My favorite is the bear in a cave while it rains outside. That one feels so atmospheric. Excellent!

    Liked by 1 person

    1. Hah, busted, I guess πŸ˜€ Thank you πŸ™‚ And thank you so much for always returning and taking the time to leave a comment – I genuinely appreciate it so much..

      Aw, yes, I felt that way too, it seemed so peaceful and atmospheric (what a great word, I am so going to use it in the future). Have you taken any screenshots you want to share? πŸ™‚

      Like

      1. I love reading the comments to the blog posts so I try to comment regularly to keep conversations going too.

        I have taken a couple screenshots. Maybe when I get some free time I’ll make a post to show off what I’ve seen!

        Liked by 1 person

      2. Me too πŸ™‚ Oooh, am I reading this right, a post from Grimgrog!? Mission soon accomplished! πŸ˜€ No pressure! πŸ˜‰

        …Looking forward to it πŸ™‚

        Like

  2. So many beautiful and great screenshots! I play Horde but think I have to level an Alliance character this expansion because Tiragarde Sound looks amazing! I’m actually jealous of you getting to start in Kul Tiras because I think the zones look so much better than the Zandalar zones, but that might just be cause I’ve already leveled through them a few times on the beta and now on live.

    Liked by 2 people

    1. Syrco! Are you back?! I’ve been following you for so long, didn’t know you made a return, I thought you were still hibernating πŸ™‚ Happy to see you stop by here again too. I do not play Horde at all, but your zones looks quite well made too, I am looking forward to that as well. But yeah. I cherish Kul Tiras way more. I hope you will enjoy the time spent on my side eventually πŸ˜‰ Thank you!

      Like

      1. Yes, I just started playing again when the pre patch hit, but I’ve been playing the beta since April. Didn’t play much on live last fall and this winter because I was so busy with school and exams. Just started college now, so might not have much time to play, at least not every day. But I hope I’ll have some time cause I really like the expansion so far πŸ™‚

        Liked by 1 person

  3. Oh man, I’d say you went past 5 screenshots. πŸ˜› Haven’t we had that conversation about getting carried away with screenies? πŸ™‚

    Those bear form shots are great. The new updated model is sooo good!

    Lol, poor guy at the post office. Been there, done that. πŸ˜›

    I did happen to catch the Second Breakfast reference wandering through Boralus. I also managed to catch two seperate references to the Avatar: Last Airbender series if you’re familiar with that franchise. One was on the mountains just northeast of Freeport, where you can ride penguins down the mountain for penguin sledding. πŸ™‚ And the other is during a cutscene towards the end of the zone, but I won’t spoil anything.

    This zone was definitely a lot of fun! All those custom Kul Tiran models with all of their poses and emotes were a bunch of fun.

    Lol, those dogs are great. I think I caught a group photo at Blizzard HQ a while ago on twitter where they brought out all the corgi dogs they had, which was about 20 or so. πŸ˜€

    Those witches gave me a old-fashioned Snow White and Seven Dwarves vibe. Pretty cool, especially using that old arakkoa skeleton from Burning Crusade. I wonder if we could catch one of them doing that /dance emote. πŸ™‚

    Awesome post! Glad you’re now enjoying the new content.

    Liked by 1 person

    1. Haha, I sure did. Thank you! I think so too, gorgeous new model, that furr is so detailed.

      Hah, I know, right.

      Oh, I missed that reference! You can RIDE penguins? I missed that too, gosh. Thanks for the tip πŸ™‚ Ooh, what, okay, I am looking forward to getting there too!

      Right!? Love the new poses and such.

      Awww yeah I saw that photo infront of their HQs with the dogs too πŸ™‚

      πŸ˜€

      Mine too! Was brilliant to add. Ohh, you are right, it’s that skeleton, well noticed πŸ™‚

      Thank you πŸ™‚ I hope you are too, it sure sounds like it.

      Liked by 1 person

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s