The Raid Finder will give Need rolls a +100 modifier if your Role in the instance matches the item. This is excellent. In fact, put that in the LFG system too please.
How do they tell what is a Tank item vs a Dps item?
Well they’d either classify each item which would take ages or they have an algorithm (a previous post about exactly that type of algorithm in April). Its like they’re reading the blog.
From a Q&A session:
Q: Will the Raid Finder allow access to lower raids?
A: Probably not for 4.3, but it’s something we’d like to do.
Honestly why bother adding the feature without lower raids? With Transmogrification this was a no-brainer feature that could really help.
They’re trying to add cross-realm too – which is another basic feature that makes sense. If they are afraid that old content would be run too often with the RF tool (huh?), then restrict it to the server only.
Or even better, just restrict it to within your guild, that way it will never get used at all. Grumble. Continue reading