A quick guide on how to find out which addons are impacting your World of Warcraft gameplay Using addons is pretty much a requirement in World of Warcraft these days. Yes, you can get by without them, but many of them make the game feel better to play. Unfortunately, this double-edged sword can lead to “addon bloat” as you begin downloading every addon that does … [Read more...] about Do WoW Addons Affect your FPS and Game Performance?
A quick walkthrough of how to back up your addons manually and with the Singularity addon manager Finding the right addons and setting them up just the way you want can take a lot of time. That is why it is essential to create backups, so you don’t lose all that work when an update goes wrong, or your computer crashes. In this article, I want to show you how you can back … [Read more...] about How to Backup World of Warcraft (WoW) Addons and Settings
A guide to open-source WoW addon managers and comparison of resource usage among those managers Trying to find an alternative to using Overwolf for managing your WoW addons? Fortunately, there are many different options available and many of them are faster and easier than Overwolf. In this article, I want to go over those options and the results of some tests which … [Read more...] about How to Install WoW Addons without Overwolf
Well-designed addons can significantly improve your experience and skill in World of Warcraft. Some addons give you vital information while others improve the look and feel of your user interface. In some cases, the addons give you advantages and you wonder if it is cheating. Are addons allowed? The short answer is… Yes, generally, addons and mods are allowed in WoW. You … [Read more...] about Are World of Warcraft (WoW) Addons Allowed?
The World of Warcraft community has created many helpful addons or “mods” for the game over the years. Unfortunately, in the era of hackers, malware and viruses you have to wonder how safe these addons are. Is my account and computer protected if I use an addon? Is it safe to use WoW addons? The short answer is… Yes, an addon that is placed in the Blizzard provided addon … [Read more...] about Are World of Warcraft (WoW) Addons Safe?