Tag Archives: Auction House

Warlords of Draenor Beta – Auction House Changes

I’m continuing my journey into the depths of the Warlords Alpha which has now morphed into the Beta – at least that is what my application client tells me. While in the Alpha phase of the development I was able to create a Horde Shaman and explored the initial phase of garrison building. But a … Continue reading

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Journal of Marcus Ty Podcast – Episode 24

Journal Podcast Welcome to episode twenty four of the Marcus Ty series of gold making podcasts. In this episode your host, Marcus Ty, and Nev of the Blog Auction House Addict, share their thoughts, hints and tips on gold making in the Mists of Pandaria expansion. As usual Nev updates us on the latest news … Continue reading

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Making Warcraft Gold During Feast of Winter Veil

It was the eve before Winter Veil and all along the shore, players were grinding for small eggs and lots more. Yes, it’s the Feast of Winter Veil in Azeroth which means Egg Nog, Preserved Holly and Winter Garb . It also means there’s gold to made during this time of festive merriment. I love … Continue reading

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Journal of Marcus Ty Podcast – Episode 19

Journal Podcast Welcome to episode nineteen of the Marcus Ty series of gold making podcast. In this episode your host, Marcus Ty, and Nev of the Blog Auction House Addict, go gold making by the sea shore in World of Warcraft. Marcus has a new Mac which caused some technical difficulties but rewarded the Mage … Continue reading

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Journal of Marcus Ty Podcast – Episode 18

Journal Podcast Welcome to episode eighteen of the Marcus Ty series of gold making podcast. In this episode your host, Marcus Ty, and Nev of the Blog Auction House Addict, go back in time and contemplate their long history in World of Warcraft. To coincide with the 50th anniversary of Dr who and to celebrate … Continue reading

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Journal of Marcus Ty Podcast – Episode 14

Journal Podcast Welcome to episode fourteen of the Marcus Ty series of gold making podcasts. In this episode your host, Marcus Ty, and Nev of the Blog Auction House Addict, talk about the their visits to the Timeless Isle and making gold between expansions. Marcus explains why it’s important to make sure you’re wearing the … Continue reading

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What Drives a Gold Maker?

I’ve made so much gold in World of Warcraft – several million over many alts – that I don’t really keep track of it anymore. With so much gold in my collective bags I’m often asked by other players what drives me to keep making more? As part of this months Blogging Carnival hosted by … Continue reading

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Shopping Lists in TSM2

In episode 10 of the Journal of Marcus Ty Podcast I talked about how to set up a shopping list in the new beta version of TSM2. In this post I’ll give you a brief how to guide on the new shopping features of this addon and how to transition your existing lists. If you’re … Continue reading

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Journal of Marcus Ty Podcast – Episode 10

Journal Podcast Welcome to episode Ten of the Marcus Ty series of gold making podcasts. In this episode your host, Marcus Ty, and Nev of the Blog Auction House Addict give you hints and tips on shopping for World of Warcraft gold while trying to record the podcast in a thunderstorm. Marcus explains how to … Continue reading

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What Makes A Good Gold Maker in World of Warcraft

As part of this months Blogging Carnival hosted by Selltacular at Copper to Gold I’ve tried to answer the question: What is your definition of a good gold maker? How do you measure gold making success? During the last show of the Journal of Marcus Ty Podcast, I was asked the question ‘What makes a … Continue reading

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Journal of Marcus Ty Podcast – Episode 08

Journal Podcast Welcome to episode eight of the Marcus Ty series of gold making podcasts. In this episode your host, Marcus Ty, discusses gold making with Nev of the Blog Auction House Addict. Nev and Marcus discuss some data mining of Patch 5.4 and Marcus continues digging into the TSM 2.0 Beta. For this weeks … Continue reading

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Is TradeSkillMaster 2.0 Good For Your Wealth?

So I’ve managed to get my hands on a beta copy of TradeSkillMaster 2.0. Over the past week or so I’ve been getting under the hood of the latest version of this popular gold making addon and finding out what features have been added and what has been ripped out. Given the size and complexity … Continue reading

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Journal of Marcus Ty Podcast – Episode 07

Journal Podcast Welcome to episode seven of the Marcus Ty series of gold making podcasts. In this episode your host, Marcus Ty, discusses his gold making successes and disappointments with Nev of the Blog Auction House Addicts. Nev and Marcus discuss some data mining of Patch 5.4 and Marcus gives us a first look at … Continue reading

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What’s Been Making Gold in Patch 5.3-Escalation

Just prior to the release of Patch 5.3-Escalation, I posted some thoughts on what would be selling on the Auction House and some general gold making tips. In this post I thought it would be useful to see how well my predictions panned out and what’s been making gold in patch 5.3-Escalation over the past … Continue reading

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Journal of Marcus Ty Podcast – Episode 04

Journal Podcast Welcome to the forth episode of the Marcus Ty series of gold making podcasts. In this episode your host, Marcus Ty, talks with guest gold maker, Eric Dekker of the blog The Golden Crusade. Eric explains his own style of gold making and the professions and tools he uses in his daily gold … Continue reading

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Journal of Marcus Ty Podcast – Episode 01

  Welcome to the first episode of the Marcus Ty series of gold making podcasts. In this first episode your host, Marcus Ty, explains his gold making philosophy and helps set new players on the road to sensible gold making strategies. Marcus discusses the importance of the wow gold economy and the essentials of the … Continue reading

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Gold Making Strategies – Arcanite Bars

I’ve tweeted (#AuctionHouseSecrets) recently of my success at selling Arcanite Bars on my server for a good profit and thought I’d take some time to write a short post, exploring the rational behind this gold making strategy. At first blush it might seem that selling this Old World metal wouldn’t be very profitable, but you … Continue reading

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20 Days of Gold Making – Starting Over

I’ve been making wow gold for so many years that I sometimes forget how hard it can be for players new to the game to get started. So, as part of ‘Nev’s – 20 Days of Gold Making‘ I thought I would write a short post on some basic gold making strategies for those players … Continue reading

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Five Auction House Trading Mistakes

Whether you’re new to the Auction House or have been trading for a while, players often make these same five trading mistakes. Cure these mistakes and you’ll be trading like a goblin pro. Forgetting to Trade A common mistake for those players new to WoW is to forget to trade. The Auction House is your … Continue reading

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Cross-Realm Auction House

Blizzard caused an uproar, a little while ago, when Tom Chilton (Game Director) muted the possibility of a future cross-server Auction House. Why this should cause such angst among players, I’m not sure, but I thought I’d explore some of the implications of such a move as a wow player and gold maker. This post … Continue reading

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Making Gold in Mists of Pandaria

Mists of Pandaria has been live on servers for the past several weeks now and the various markets have began to settle down. Some markets I bet on have paid off, while others have been a complete bust. In this article I’ll review the ups and downs of the auction house in the new expansion … Continue reading

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The Remote Auction House – Tips and Ticks

This weeks post is part of Cold’s Gold Blogging Carnival on the Remote Auction House. I was in a meeting recently, giving a presentation to a few Execs, some of whom were using their iPads. Halfway through the meeting I heard the familiar chime of the Remote Auction House. I paused and looked at the … Continue reading

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Auction House Gold Making Strategies

As a Mage in my early levels I struggled to make gold. One reason for this was my lack of skill in the Auction House. Over the years I’ve sought out those players renowned for their gold making and compiled a list of some of their most successful Auction House strategies. In this post I … Continue reading

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Enchanting For Profit – Reducing Competition

I’ve been hanging out in the Pig & Whistle of late, waiting for Blizzard to fix the Mac MoP Beta problem they created with their latest patch. After downloading approximately 19GB of data, it turns out that the latest build was not compatible with Mac version 10.6.8 (Snow Leopard). While waiting for the next patch … Continue reading

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WoW Auction House Secrets – Trade Frequently

If I had to name one of my top five gold secrets it would be: ‘Trade a little every day – or at least every playing session’. For most new players struggling to make wow gold, a reluctance to trade – even a little – is often the reason for their poor gold wealth in … Continue reading

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