Mizkif is an interesting streamer who has connections going pretty deep into the upper echelon of the Twitch community. His channel is fairly interesting and so is his community; mainly derived from the McconnellRet/Asmongold communities. I reached out to Mizkif for permission to write this channel review but him and his clique has blocked me on social media without prior communication that something is up. So this is being written without the consent of Mizkif but being that it’s free-speech and this is my website I will do it anyways because I can.
The first time I ran into Mizkif was on the Glinks Discord some time ago in a galaxy far-far away. Back then he was a different person that wasn’t caught up in the scene. Now he’s often times on Twitch immersed in his chat and having fun. I’m going to rate this streamer and all other streamers on my site using the following zero to ten scale for several categories,
Entertainment Value: 8.5
Skill at Game: 7
Channel Design: 7.4
Twitch Chat: 3.8
Voice Quality: 6
Video Quality: 8
Camera Quality: 7
Total Score: 68.8/100 [Acceptable]
My Thoughts on WoW Classic
Last night as some of you know I played the World of Warcraft Classic Demo on my stream over at twitch.tv/thestreamer. Overall I think it was alright other than a few small things.
In particular I think it’s unfortunate that we can’t use the console camera zoom out factor macro to zoom out more even in Classic. This is something that Blizzard removed in retail and used to be available in the game. Being that I did not play Classic myself I don’t know if this is something that was present back then and if not please disregard this.
Beyond that I think the performance of the game was pretty good there was very low MS between the WoW servers and my computer here in Seattle. I think it was like thirty-two which is really low. If this MS carries over to the main release of Classic I think it will definitely be another perk over playing the most modern iteration of WoW on the current retail servers.
Outside of speculation I think we all know that many people will play Classic initially and then lose interest going back to retail; this is okay and let me explain why. Most likely there will be more content released for Classic as that moves forward and when those same players come back they’ll see the reward for sticking with Classic and building your character up over a long period of time. Which leads me to think that perhaps folks will give feedback in the future that support bring more of the traditional ways of WoW over to retail
Though I think only time will tell what the final results will be. Whenever you look at the predictions by the community things never tend to work out word-for-word as we predict it. I look forward to see you all in Classic and seeing how things end up. It’s definitely an interesting time to be a WoW player and there’s a lot in store for our future.