WoW Token to Battle.net Balance Now Live on US Realms - Mon, 06 Feb 2017 13:28:59 -0600 The WoW Token to Battle.net Balance feature is now live on US realms! You can redeem the token for $15 of Battle.net balance now, which can be used on WoW pets, Blizzard games and Digital Deluxe versions, character services like realm changes and more. Edit: added more screenshots to the article as proof. Edit 2: Added Blizzard's own blog and video on WoW Token Updates.
Battle.net Balance Redemption Screenshots
We were able to confirm this and took the screenshots below of the process:
Patch 7.2 Broken Shore World Buildings and Perks - Mon, 06 Feb 2017 09:11:23 -0600 The 7.2 PTR has enabled testing for Broken Shore World Buildings; here's our early look at the three buildings and their perks. Want to learn more about the Broken Shore? Check out our early 7.2 PTR zone preview and look at the opening questline.
Broken Shore Buildings
Part of the quest sequence at your home base on the Broken Shore consists of building up certain buildings in the area - this was teased at Blizzcon:
Demon Hunter Tier 20 Armor Set Models - Sun, 05 Feb 2017 13:43:30 -0600 Patch 7.2 introduces the Tomb of Sargeras raid which drops Tier 20 armor sets! Many of these sets are inspired by Tier 6 Black Temple, but Demon Hunters weren't in game yet, so Blizzard got creative designing Demon Hunter Tier 20.
Note that this is an early version of the set, and colors and details are subject to change.
Darkmoon Faire (February 5 - 12) - Sat, 04 Feb 2017 19:59:02 -0600 The Darkmoon Faire starts on February 5 and is in town for the entire week. From transmog to professions, we have you covered in the Comprehensive Darkmoon Faire Guide.
There are Legion recipes, toys, mounts, pets, and transmog options you can only get at the Darkmoon Faire. There are 19 pets from the Faire and two pet tamers: Jeremy Feasel and Christoph VonFeasel.
In addition to mounts, pets, toys, and transmog, the Darkmoon Faire offers valuable reputation buffs: Darkmoon Top Hat and WHEE!
World First Mythic Gul'dan and Nighthold Clear by Exorsus - Sat, 04 Feb 2017 08:15:10 -0600 The mythic raid race is over, Gul'dan in The Nighthold has fallen! Russian guild Exorsus has claimed top spot. Exorsus also achieved the World First Mythic Xavius Kill back in Emerald Nightmare.
Gul'dan Mythic Kill Shot (source - Exorsus Twitter) has been posted, as well as nerd screams. Also grats to Погода on winning the mythic-only Fiendish Hellfire Core mount.
Based on the Armory Feed the loot was Warchief's Shattered Tusk, Lionshead Lapel Clasp, and 2x Conquerer Tier 19 legs.
Gravity Lapse PvP Brawl in Patch 7.2 and Potential World PvP Improvements - Fri, 03 Feb 2017 18:24:59 -0600 The Gravity Lapse PvP Brawl turns Eye of the Storm on its head - literally! This brawl was open for testing on the Patch 7.2 PTR as part of today's "Brawl with the Blues" event. This is one of many new PvP Brawls coming in Patch 7.2, along with Winter Arathi Basin and Southshore vs Tarren Mill.
Eye of the Storm is a 15v15 battleground added in TBC--it is meant to hover above Netherstorm. It is a mix of the mechanics of Arathi Basin and Warsong Gulch.
Mage Tier 20 Armor Set Models - Fri, 03 Feb 2017 09:45:43 -0600 Patch 7.2 introduces the Tomb of Sargeras raid which drops Tier 20 armor sets, heavily inspired by Tier 6 sets from Black Temple. In this post we're previewing the Tier 20 Mage set, based on .
The Normal set is nearly identical to Tier 6 in style with some bonus 3D armor pieces for gems, but the Mythic sets have additional details on the helm and shoulders. The original Tier 6 set suffered from not having a matching belt, so we finally get one with Tier 20!
Blizzard's 7.2 Preview: Legion Assaults on the Broken Isles - Wed, 01 Feb 2017 17:03:45 -0600 Blizzard has released their own preview of Legion Assaults on the Broken Isles in Patch 7.2. Invasions are making a return--this time in all Broken Isles zones. In these invasions, players will complete demonic World Quests and then defend a notable area in each Broken Isle zone, like Thunder Totem. This culminates in a special group scenario where you fight a Legion Command ship!
Wowhead also previewed the invasions last week on the PTR: