Kil'Jaeden Tomb of Sargeras Boss RP Spoilers and Encounter Abilities - Thu, 01 Jun 2017 15:56:00 -0500 Kil'jaeden, the final boss of Tomb of Sargeras, is finally available for raid testing on Thursday, June 1st, at 15:00 PDT. Similar to past end bosses, Blizzard has kept the testing on the light side to add an air of mystery and discovery to the fight when it goes live.
Edit: we've added in a video (under spoiler toggle) of the Kil'jaeden fight RP.
Tomb of Sargeras opens on June 20th, check out our raid overview for more details.
New Pickpocketing Rewards on 7.2.5 PTR - Thu, 01 Jun 2017 15:53:23 -0500 New pickpocketing rewards are coming in Patch 7.2.5! Last build we stealthed around the PTR to collect the new currency Coins of Air, and this build Griftah has some items for sale.
Sneaky Marmot for 0 Coins of Air: Critter Battle Pet that stays in stealth!
Dig Rat for 0 Coins of Air: Critter Battle Pet
Barrel of Bandanas for 0 Coins of Air: Toy which allows you and your friends to randomly get one of these appearances:
Tomb of Sargeras Developer Interview Liveblog - Thu, 01 Jun 2017 13:25:13 -0500 Slootbag is interviewing Lore and Lead Encounter Designer Morgan Day on his Twitch stream at 11:30 Pacific! We're liveblogging the important points below in this article, and the topics covered will include Tomb of Sargeras and raid encounter design.
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Q: Plans on returning to different size of Mythic raid? A: So far we've been happy with raiding this tier, and we haven't made any big changes and it's pretty solid (20).
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 .