7.2.5 PTR Build 24218 - Class, Legendary, and Tier 20 Bonus Changes - Wed, 31 May 2017 19:30:34 -0500 The weekly PTR build is here, featuring modified Tier 20 set bonuses, more tweaks to Rogue and Warlock Honor Talents, and some legendary proc and stat changes, notably Behemoth Headdress, Oblivion's Embrace, and Fire in the Deep. More Darkmoon Faire music was also added!
This PTR build did not have many new items. You can view a full list in our updated database here. They mainly covered new versions of Paragon Caches, and items related to the Trial of Style transmogs.
The Deaths of Chromie: Time To Act - Wed, 31 May 2017 13:14:48 -0500 Blizzard has previewed the new Deaths of Chromie scenario - a light-hearted minigame where you rescue Chromie across different timeways, earn friendship with Chromie, and get special rewards for completing the scenario quickly!
Several weeks ago Wowhead previewed the entire encounter, including all friendship abilities, transmog sets, quests, and eight challenges. While beating all the challenges in 15 minutes seems tricky, there are various ability perks and items that can help you save time!
Tomb of Sargeras Raid Unlock Schedule - Normal on June 20th - Wed, 31 May 2017 12:08:19 -0500 Blizzard has updated their raid blog with information on the raid unlock schedule for Tomb of Sargeras. Normal and Heroic hits June 20th, with other difficulties and LFR wings staggered over the summer.
Tuesday, Jun. 20 – Normal and Heroic Difficulties Open Tuesday, Jun. 27 – Mythic difficulty and Raid Finder Wing 1– Gates of Hell (Goroth, Demonic Inquisition, Harjartan) Open Tuesday, Jul.
Blizzard confirmed that the legendary rings coming in Patch 7.2.5 are RNG world drops, like the other legendaries. Due to the names of the legendary rings sounding like Class Hall titles, some players had been speculating that they perhaps came from quests instead. Check out all the new legendaries in our 7.2.5 Legendary Post.
Interview with Mionee: Soloing Raid Bosses - Tue, 30 May 2017 18:22:46 -0500 Mionee of soloing fame has been at it again with recent solo kills of Emerald Nightmare and Nighthold bosses. We think it's cool when people find their unique way to have fun in Wow that's off the beaten path, so in addition to highlighting recent solo kills, we also asked her a few questions about her hobby!
Find Mionee on YouTube and Patreon.
What was the first fight you soloed - I remember wayyy back in the day lots of news about you in Wrath Naxxramas killing bosses.
Reputable Mage Tower Perk is On The Way - Mon, 29 May 2017 19:31:23 -0500 The Mage Tower is once again ready to spawn on NA realms and this will be the very first time the Reputable buff will be active, which provides a 30% reputation gain with the Armies of Legionfall.
We wanted to provide an advance heads-up as you may want to hold off turning in Legionfall War Supplies until the building spawns later today, so you get even more reputation for turn-ins.
Regular World Quests are 75 reputation, with the buff you should get 97.5 reputation.
Legion PvP Season 3 Ending June 13th - Mon, 29 May 2017 12:02:51 -0500 Blizzard has announced the end of Legion PvP Season 3 - June 13th. In past expansions, the end of the PvP season signaled a new content patch, but Blizzard has changed things up in Legion with the two events desynchronized. Still, Patch 7.2.5 is on the horizon with Tomb of Sargeras scheduled for mid-to-late June and many class changes on the way which would affect PvP balance.
Legion Season 3 titles and mounts include Cruel Gladiator's Storm Dragon and .
Wowhead's Artist's Corner and Giveaway - Straya Obscura - Sun, 28 May 2017 18:57:41 -0500 Welcome to a new article series that we at Wowhead are trying out! Here at Wowhead we love art, every and all forms of it - drawing, painting, sculpting, woodworking, metalworking, jewelry making, papercrafting, badge making, everything under the sun.
In an effort to share with you all what we love what our wonderful community does we are trying out what we like to call "Wowhead's Artist's Corner"! About once a month we will feature an artist and their craft.
Rogue Pickpocketing in 7.2.5 - The Lamp of Al'Abas - Sun, 28 May 2017 14:13:41 -0500 A new series of pickpocketing quests is coming for Rogues in Patch 7.2.5! Griftah and Al'Abas have teamed up to allow Rogues to acquire Coins of Air from pickpocketing mobs in the Broken Isles. This currency is similar to the Dingy Iron Coins added in Warlords of Draenor.
Pickpocketing Quest Series
This quest series is available to Rogue players that are level 100 and up:
Wanna Buy a Lamp?: Purchase the Grimy Lamp from Griftah in the Rogue Class Hall.
Wowhead Weekly #121 and Week in Review - Sun, 28 May 2017 10:47:36 -0500 Catch up on the recent week in WoW News - 7.2.5 Blight Boar minigame, the new Squirky Plush and Pet, and upcoming improvements to Wowhead's front page and more in our weekly recap.
Wowhead Weekly is a World of Warcraft podcast with Wowhead Site Manager Perculia and Video Manager TradeChat where all the recent Blizzard news and Wowhead developments are discussed. You can subscribe to our YouTube Channel to see every episode.
Shoe Shine Kit Toy Obtainable in Patch 7.2.5 - Sun, 28 May 2017 02:54:24 -0500 The Shoe Shine Kit kit toy is finally obtainable in Patch 7.2.5! This item has long been the source of speculation as it was datamined during the Legion beta, and Sheddle's Chest spawned every weekend but could not be interacted with. It looks like the chest was previously bugged and was simply fixed in 7.2.5 with the addition of Shoe Shine Kit Tracking Quest added this past week, as the Secret Finding Discord discovered tonight on the PTR.