A problem with the new Scarlet Halls instance!

90 Human Warrior
10220
So, I was farming the new Scarlet Halls for silk cloth, when I discovered something that proved to be a problem.

I recognize that this isn't a problem that will normally occur, because I was running it with my level 85 mage, and with a standard 5-man group the problem propaply won't happen.

Anyways. I started the battle with the guy where you need to pick up a shield to protect yourself from the archers, otherwise you'd get knocked back. Most likely you need to do this even as a level 85-90, cus you'll still get knocked back. But before I picked up the shield, I got close enough to put living bomb (a DoT) on the boss. But when I reached his dead body, my character wouldn't drop the shield.

Thereby I was forced to walk (very, very, veeery slowly because of carrying the shield) out of the instance.

I therefore suggest that you add a mechanic where you have the opportunity to drop the shield whenever you want ;)

Sorry for the long story :P
Edited by Bragnar on 09/09/2012 21:17 BST
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1 Troll Shaman
0
this, still happening.
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76 Undead Rogue
1320
Still happening and very, very annoying!
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90 Goblin Warlock
13790
Still happening, still annoying.
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76 Pandaren Shaman
15395
Ah activizzard continuing their long and glowing history of ignoring their own shoddy work and calling it a success ;)

Not only did you cut the nuts off of a previously very enjoyable set of instances in your blind race to LFD ALL the Things, you also created a mini-boss that is more awkward than any of the full bosses in the instance, AND created a "bug" like this and then ignore the ever-loving crap out of it for two years.
Awesome !
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