Insane in the Membrane No Longer Requires All Reputations Simultaneously

Update: This post is out of date. Please see The “last word” on the Insane in the Membrane hotfix for the latest information.


Today I was able to confirm that Insane in the Membrane no longer requires that all reputations be held simultaneously, a change that was introduced in Patch 5.0.4 and widely regarded to be a bug. As a result, I’ve restored the relevant information to my guides.

However, there are still some gotchas, especially if you were in the middle of a grind. Continue reading “Insane in the Membrane No Longer Requires All Reputations Simultaneously”

All Reputations Now Required Simultaneously

Update: This post is out of date. Please see The “last word” on the Insane in the Membrane hotfix for the latest information.


Many people wrote in over the past few weeks to report that their progress toward Insane in the Membrane was stymied. When they gained Honored with Bloodsail Buccaneers, it showed as achieved on the achievement tracker, but when they lost the reputation it disappeared again. Continue reading “All Reputations Now Required Simultaneously”

Insane in the Membrane is Now Account-Wide

With today’s release of World of Warcraft Patch 5.0.4, the Insane in the Membrane Feat of Strength is now account-wide and its title benefit is available to all characters on your Battle.net account, if you have ever completed Insane in the Membrane on any character. Continue reading “Insane in the Membrane is Now Account-Wide”

Linux support coming for Blizzard games?

An interesting fact has emerged regarding the Mists of Pandaria beta (and the Diablo III beta) that most fansites are going to have missed. Buried deep within the launchers for these two beta games is Qt, a cross-platform application framework. Qt is well known to Linux users since it forms the foundation of KDE, one of the two major Linux desktop environments. Continue reading “Linux support coming for Blizzard games?”