Nighthold Raid Official Preview and Schedule - Tue, 03 Jan 2017 12:02:24 -0600 Blizzard has published an official preview of the Nighthold Raid, including overviews of all bosses and the raid schedule dates for all difficulties! Check out our Nighthold Loot Preview for more details on this raid and. Edit: Our raid strategy guides are also up! Check them out here.
Nighthold loot has a progressively higher base-ilvl as you progress through the instance.
Skorpyron, Chronomatic Anomaly and Trilliax are ilvl 855 LFR, ilvl 870 Normal, ilvl 885 Heroic, and ilvl 900 Mythic.
All the Diablo References in Warcraft - Mon, 02 Jan 2017 13:50:24 -0600 With Diablo celebrating its 20th anniversary this week, we wanted to highlight all of the Diablo references in World of Warcraft! We initially published this article several years ago when Diablo III launched, and we've updated it with references from Warlords and Legion. Click on the database links in the article below to learn more about the items and their references in the user comments!
Check out our Diablo Anniversary Guide for special items and Treasure Goblins!
Check out the fireworks on the top of every hour in Booty Bay the evening of December 31st through the morning of January 1st.
The Darkmoon Faire starts on January 1st. This is a great time to grind reputation with various buffs, complete quests for profession skill boosts, and collect numerous mounts, pets, toys and transmog options.
It’s almost time to ring in the new year! In this edition of This Month in WoW, we share what’s coming for the month of January, take a brief look back on 2016, and ask you to share your Word of Warcraft plans for the New Year. Time is Running Out!
Legion Rank 1-7 Brawler's Guild Fights - Fri, 30 Dec 2016 12:32:56 -0600 The Brawler's Guild is returning in Patch 7.1.5, with many brand-new fights and challenges. In today's post we have previewed all of the Rank 1-7 boss fights!
Check out our Brawler's Guild PTR Overview for more information on the new rewards like Brawler's Burly Basilisk, Rumbles, and Brawler's Gold currency. When you hit Rank 8, there are additional special challenges like Challenge Card: A Seagull and Challenge Card: Ash'katzuum which we'll be covering later.
Transmog Weapon Suggestions for Tier 19 Armor - Thu, 29 Dec 2016 13:26:32 -0600 With Nighthold coming out, you'll be able to complete your T19 sets and we've got some transmog suggestions for weapons to go along with them; Tier sets, for the first time, have matching cloaks as well. Please feel free to leave some comments with other suggestions, as well as transmogs for the recolors or lookalikes of this tier! Don't forget to check out the Dressing Room tool to make your outfits!
For more details on Nighthold loot, please see The Nighthold Loot Guide.
Blizzard Celebrates 20 Years of Diablo - Wed, 28 Dec 2016 13:44:54 -0600 Blizzard posted a blog about upcoming celebrations of 20 years of Diablo across their franchises, including World of Warcraft. We already have some datamined items that seem to be related to a Diablo event in WoW, and there has been some speculation that the Treasure Goblins we saw during Legion's beta test will possibly be back!
Click here for our Diablo Celebration Guide! The rest of this post is earlier speculation before the event started.
Nighthold Loot Guide: Mounts, Tier 19 Armor and Set Bonuses, Relics, Gear - Wed, 28 Dec 2016 09:00:54 -0600 Nighthold is Legion's third raid, a large instance with 10 bosses, scheduled to open on January 17th. Our Nighthold loot guide is up organizing the loot by armor type and slot and relics by type. The guide also covers Tier 19 armor sets, special loot like mounts, and other rewards.
We've highlighted some important gear and mount information below, but check out the full guide for a detailed loot breakdown. Edit: Our raid strategy guides are also up! Check them out here.