Wowhead Weekly #106 recaps all the content coming in Patch 7.1.5 on January 10th including class changes, new legendaries, Artifact Knowledge catch-up, secondary stat changes, new Brawler's Guild Fights, micro holidays, and Mists of Pandaria Timewalking. We also talk about the Diablo Anniversary in WoW and look towards The Nighthold Raid.
Patch 7.1.5 Arrives on January 10 - Fri, 06 Jan 2017 10:05:46 -0600 Blizzard has announced the release date for Patch 7.1.5--it is January 10th! Their official preview included a survival video guide to the main topics, and you can learn more about each 7.1.5 addition with Wowhead's own guides linked below and in the new "Patch 7.1.5" menu on the navigation bar at the top of every page.
7.1.5 PTR Hotfixes for January 5th - Tier 19 Set Bonuses - Thu, 05 Jan 2017 20:54:54 -0600 7.1.5 PTR tuning continues with another round of hotfixed spells--this time Tier 19 set bonuses found in the Nighthold raid. This follows a round of hotfixes yesterday primarily targeting some legendary armor. There were also a few additional Blizzard posts made today on Class Fantasy and PvP Season Rewards.
We've also updated the Nighthold Loot Guide with the changed set bonuses listed below.
Diablo-Inspired Transmogs for the Anniversary Event - Thu, 05 Jan 2017 16:44:32 -0600 Want to get into the swing of the Diablo 20th Anniversary celebration in WoW? Why not dress up like your favourite Diablo character or class! We've got some Diablo-inspired transmogs for you to check out! The current World of Warcraft appearance system was heavily influenced by the functioning and success of the Diablo system, so fit right in to the Cow Level.
Have any other ideas for Diablo-inspired transmogs? Check out our Dressing Room tool and let us know in the comments!
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.