Originally Posted by nVJoe
Yeah, there is an exception to every rule. How ever being a long time tank (not just a warrior), there is a difference. Those who love to tank do so because they have the temperament for it. Tanking is not just about holding aggro. It is about paying attention to the situation and pulling mobs off of the squishies. It also is about being relaxed and easy going. Nothing is worse than a good tank with an attitude. I don't care how well you pull mobs, if you are a ass, I won't run with you.
Those who go arms or fury, usually don't have this temperament. It does not mean they are bad at what they do, only that they are not good at tanking.
As a long-time tank myself, I support this post.