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Battle for Azeroth 26175 Models - Weapons, Creatures, Mag'har Orc Totems - Tue, 06 Mar 2018 23:17:35 -0600
Battle for Azeroth model previews continue with some new weapon models from Uldir as well as a model for a Heart of Azeroth offhand.

Edit: added Mag'har Orc Totems.

Check out our other model coverage from Build 26175 - Upright Male Orc and Zandalari Troll Cat Form.

Mag'har Orc Totems

Looks like Mag'har Orcs can be Shaman!

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Battle for Azeroth 26175 Broadcast Text (Spoilers) - Tue, 06 Mar 2018 23:14:35 -0600
Overview of the interesting datamined broadcast text added in Battle for Azeroth build 26175. Possible story spoilers.

Intro to Horde Scenario

This appears to take place before the Horde Intro Scenario:

Our Warchief has requested you for a mission of great importance... and secrecy.
Not even I know its nature yet.
Has the Warchief summoned you?
This doesn't concern you.
How can we aid the Warchief if she keeps things from her advisors?

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New Followers from Build 26175 - Rexxar, Valtrois, Falstad and More - Tue, 06 Mar 2018 22:05:15 -0600
Last week we previewed the new datamined Alliance champions, and Build 26175 added a number of Horde champions as well as Falstad and Tess Greymane.

We do not know how these champions will fit into Battle for Azeroth, as previously Blizzard implied that the mission table/follower system would not carry forward in the same form.

New Alliance Champions

Princess Tess Greymane / Lilian Voss is the daughter of King Genn Greymane. She is a member of the Uncrowned in the Rogue Order Hall.

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Heart of Azeroth - Azerite Traits in 26175 for DK, Paladin, Priest, and Warrior - Tue, 06 Mar 2018 20:53:59 -0600
Yesterday we previewed the first Heart of Azeroth traits, including some general utility traits and class-specific ones for Hunters and Shamans. Build 26175 added some more traits for DK, Paladin, Priest, and Warrior, as well as a few general traits.

Check out the rest of our Battle for Azeroth 26175 coverage: Zandalari Troll Druid Cat Form, Upright Male Orcs, Class Changes, Professions, Mounts.

Edit: added potential traits for other classes that are incomplete in the data.

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Upright Male Orc Model and Animations - Tue, 06 Mar 2018 18:46:40 -0600
There is a brand new model for Upright Male Orcs in the Battle for Azeroth alpha - OrcMaleUpright.m2.

Check out the rest of our Battle for Azeroth 26175 coverage: Zandalari Troll Druid Cat Form, Class Changes and New Mounts, New Heart of Azeroth Traits.

Check out what these upright orcs look like below:

They also have a wide variety of face and hair styles!

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Battle for Azeroth Alpha Build 26175 Class Changes and Highlights - Tue, 06 Mar 2018 18:16:51 -0600
Highlights from Battle for Azeroth Alpha Build 26175 including class changes, new talents, new mounts, and profession items.

Check out the rest of our Battle for Azeroth 26175 coverage: Zandalari Troll Druid Cat Form, Upright Male Orcs, New Heart of Azeroth Traits.

Edit: database and talent calc are now updated!

Talent Calculator
Includes MM Hunter and Demo Changes

The Talent Calculator is now updated. Highlights include:

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Zandalari Troll Druid Cat Form - Tue, 06 Mar 2018 18:14:51 -0600
The final dinosaur-themed Druid from has been datamined for Zandalari Trolls! Check out the Zandalari Troll Druid Cat Form models and learn more about this Allied Race in our Zandalari Troll Allied Race Guide.

Check out the rest of our Battle for Azeroth 26175 coverage: Class Changes and New Mounts, Upright Male Orcs, New Heart of Azeroth Traits.

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It Takes Heroes to Make Heroes - Blizzard on Fortune Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work - Tue, 06 Mar 2018 16:30:28 -0600
Blizzard celebrated their placement on Fortune Magazine's 100 Best Companies to Work For with a special office photo with a drone! This is the fourth year Blizzard has been on the list, ranking at 84 most recently.

Senior Cinematic Artist David Luong piloted his drone for the photo!

A companion article about Blizzard Entertainment recently was published in Forbes. Here's an excerpt:

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Patch 7.3.5 Hotfixes for March 6, Seething Shore Now Live! - Tue, 06 Mar 2018 12:15:23 -0600
The Seething Shore has now been added to the regular battleground rotation alongside changes to Seething Shore Honor rewards, Achievements and tuning.

For more information on the Seething Shore, check out last week's announcement.

March 6 Hotfixes


Dungeons and Raids
Court of Stars Watchful Inquisitors should no longer cast Searing Glare while stunned.
Player versus Player
Seething Shore Seething Shore is now in the Random Battleground queue, starting at level 110.

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Legion PvP Season 6 Ending Soon - Tue, 06 Mar 2018 12:11:59 -0600
Blizzard has announced that Legion PvP Season 6 will be ending soon, likely in two weeks.

If you're new to PvP, check out our Getting into Legion PvP Guide.

The Season 6 Gladiator Mount is the Dominant Gladiator's Storm Dragon.

The Season 7 Gladiator Mount is the Demonic Gladiator's Storm Dragon.

We are also in the process of launching Arena PvP guides in collaboration with the pro players from the Method Organization.

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New Events in WoW for March 6: Pet Battle Event, Trial of Style, Mythic Dungeon Invitational Week 2 - Tue, 06 Mar 2018 11:06:49 -0600
New World of Warcraft Legion Events for the week of March 6 includes the Pet Battle Event, week 2 of the Mythic Dungeon Invitational, Temple of Hotmogu PvP Brawl, season 2 of the Trial of Style, new Mythic+ Affixes and new World Bosses.

For the day-to-day updates on Emissary quests, Xu'rios, Mythic+ Affixes, Violet Hold Mythic and more, please visit the Today in Broken Isles section of Wowhead's front page.

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The Heart of Azeroth - Alpha Spell Updates for Hunter and Shaman - Tue, 06 Mar 2018 01:19:14 -0600
Back at BlizzCon 2017, we learned that The Heart of Azeroth would be a new system in Battle for Azeroth to replace the current Artifact Weapons system.Ever since then we've had only small news about the system, but the recent Alpha build added some Azerite spells, most notably for Hunter and Shaman.

Note: This is all Alpha data, likely incomplete and subject to change at any time.

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Battle for Azeroth Community Opinions: Class Changes and State of Warlocks - Mon, 05 Mar 2018 18:33:05 -0600
Welcome back to the Battle for Azeroth Community Opinions series. This series will span the Battle for Azeroth Alpha and will cover multiple topics including but not limited to the state of a class, questing, dungeons, raids and Mythic+. We will focus on a specific topic every week and for this week, we've decided to delve into the Warlock specs! Let us know what you think of this type of article in the comments.

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Boralus Story in Tiragarde Sound and Future Plot Speculation (Spoilers) - Mon, 05 Mar 2018 13:32:41 -0600
Boralus is the Alliance hub for players in Battle for Azeroth, located in Tiragarde Sound. In this alpha preview, we'll highlight the quests related to Boralus as well as some future speculation based on unreleased dungeons and broadcast text (spoilers).

For a look at the city, check out our screenshots of Boralus.

Tiragarde Sound Quests

In the Tiragarde Sound questline, we meet Lady Priscilla Ashvane, head of House Ashvane as well as the Ashvane Trading Company.

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Battle for Azeroth Questing Transmog Now in Dressing Room - Mon, 05 Mar 2018 09:48:04 -0600
The Kul'Tiras and Zandalar armor sets from quests are now up in Wowhead's Battle for Azeroth Dressing Room. You can preview these armor sets on any race for fun transmog looks, including upcoming Allied Races like Mag'har Orcs!

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Trial of Style Season 2 Transmog Holiday (March 5 - 9) - Sun, 04 Mar 2018 17:02:16 -0600
Time to show off your best transmogs with the Trial of Style, the most fashionable holiday in Azeroth! From March 5th through 9th, whip up stylish outfits around surprise themes, vote on your party's appearances, and strut on the catwalk. This event is now live on EU and US realms.

Check out our full Trial of Style Guide for details!

Season 2 Updates

Four new transmog sets are available to purchase: Ensemble: Mindwrack Raiment, Ensemble: Tundraspite Armor, Ensemble:

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StarCraft 20th Anniversary Celebration - Rewards For All Blizzard Games - Sun, 04 Mar 2018 10:07:01 -0600
StarCraft celebrates its 20th anniversary at the end of March. As part of the festivities, all Blizzard games will offer special in-game rewards, including the achievement Salute to StarCraft in WoW.

To get this achievement, you must /salute one of the StarCraft pets - Zergling, Grunty, Mini Thor, Baneling, or Zeradar. Some of these are pretty rare, like the Zergling Leash is from the original Warcraft collector's edition.

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Darkmoon Faire (March 4th - 10th 2018) - Sun, 04 Mar 2018 02:33:17 -0600
The Darkmoon Faire is back in town for one week. Make sure to get Darkmoon Top Hat and WHEE!, which provide 10% experience and reputation buffs, to help you either grind out reputation for Allied Race Unlock Requirements or level an Allied Race for Heritage Armor.

Reputation Unlock Requirements

Void Elf: Exalted with Argussian Reach

Nightborne: Exalted with The Nightfallen

Lightforged: Exalted with Army of the Light

Highmountain Tauren:

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Warcraft Movie Concept Art and Recent Interviews - Sat, 03 Mar 2018 17:50:17 -0600
Lately we've been getting some more news about Warcraft due to the interest surrounding director Duncan Jones' latest project, Mute. Several recent interviews have covered the challenges of filming Warcraft and the concept artist Jon McCoy tweeted never-before-seen concept art for the film.

Concept Art

Jon McCoy tweeted several pieces of concept art from Warcraft. Many of these pieces haven't been seen before, as they were left out of the official art book Beyond the Dark Portal.

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WoW Economy Weekly Wrap-Up: Order Halls, Legion Skinning, Gold Value and Old School Materials - Sat, 03 Mar 2018 10:44:19 -0600
WoW Economy Weekly Wrap-Up
Welcome to the twenty ninth edition of the WoW Economy Weekly Wrap-up!

If you're new to this series or want to re-visit past posts, you can check out the previous articles right here on

My name is Gumdrops and I’m the lead moderator for the /r/woweconomy subreddit and the accompanying Discord server. I am also the Support Manager & User Evangelist for TradeSkillMaster, the Auction House addon suite for World of Warcraft.

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Community Spotlight - A Tactical Overview of Antorus by The Lost Codex - Fri, 02 Mar 2018 20:13:38 -0600
Antorus, the Burning Throne has been out for several months now, but The Lost Codex just released a unique spin on the raid's lore. Much like their Tomb of Sargeras and Nighthold episodes, this video episode is laid out in the format of an 'in-world military debriefing'.

The Lost Codex looks to inform the heroes of the Vindicaar about what awaits them within the Burning Legions stronghold and helps lay out a plan of attack for the raiders to follow.

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Method's Top 6 Mythic+ Tips, Jdotb Q&A, New Weekly Records - Fri, 02 Mar 2018 11:44:12 -0600
The Mythic Dungeon Invitational's Proving Grounds has started and today we're proud to announce our partnership with Method on Mythic+ content. Method will be collaborating with Wowhead on a Mythic+ video series, guides, and interviews with Jdotb!

Method, originally known for their raiding achievements, has grown into a professional Esports organization spanning more aspects of WoW and many games. Recently they announced two Mythic+ teams for the 2018 MDI!

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Early Look at New Followers in Battle for Azeroth - Fri, 02 Mar 2018 05:56:56 -0600
The recent Battle for Azeroth build added a mission table, and while no missions are currently available, we've datamined an early round of new Alliance followers.


Princess Tess Greymane / Lilian Voss is a Dark Iron dwarf present during The Garrison Campaign in Warlords of Draenor.

Kelsey Steelspark / Gazlowe is the Rogue Order Hall Quartermaster.

Special Ability:

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Wowhead Weekly #151 - Mag'har Orcs and Zandalari Druid Forms - Thu, 01 Mar 2018 17:46:02 -0600
Wowhead Weekly #151 covers the last week in Battle for Azeroth datamining with Perculia and AnnieFuchsia, including the Mag'har Orc Allied Race and Zandalari Troll Druid Forms.

Show topics include:

Battle for Azeroth Datamining:

Zandalari Troll Druid Forms

New Creature Models

Broadcast Text From 26131

Broadcast Text from 26095

Burning of Teldrassil Story Updates

New Class Animations

Mag'har Orcs:

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