Hello fellow players and People of ZAM :-)
Thankfully, the old mage wisdom has not been lost and Jedis' mage class site www.eqmagetower.com is back online.
I added a new thread in the TLP section about being a mage in OoW era on progression servers which you can find here :
Feel free to enhance and to discuss it.
There is one point I didn't mention, I remember an old urban legend about Heart of Flames bugging our crit rate, I have no clue if this is still a concern or not, perhaps you'll know more about that.