There are some tuning changes to Concentrated Coolness and Arms Warrior mastery. Old enchants have also received nerfs, and BFA Alchemy recipes have reduced reagents, including the removal of Expulsom from flask recipes.
The Kul Tiran are an Allied Race that will likely be released some time in Battle for Azeroth, along with Zandalari Trolls. We don't know too much about the Kul Tiran Allied Race just yet, but we have summarized all the information we know in the Kul Tiran Allied Race Guide.
Blizzard's Battle for Azeroth Beta Giveaway - #BattleforBeta - Fri, 06 Jul 2018 10:41:03 -0500 Blizzard is running a special Battle for Azeroth beta key giveaway today, from 10 am pacific to 9pm Pacific, on Twitter with the hashtag #BattleForBeta. Entering is easy, just share a screenshot of a dead enemy or NPC of the opposite faction with the #BattleforBeta hashtag.
If you need help PvPing, various streamers have teamed up with Blizzard to run events as well as give away additional pets or mounts from the Blizzard Gear Shop!
Shadowforge City for Dark Iron Dwarf Allied Race - Thu, 05 Jul 2018 14:23:51 -0500 One of the Dark Iron Dwarf racials, Mole Machine unleashes a Mole Machine that players can use to traverse to locations around the world. On its implementation in Build 26871, the Mole Machine could only take you to Stormwind or Ironforge, but as of Build 26970, now the Mole Machine also has an option to the Dark Iron Dwarf starting zone, Shadowforge City!
Legion PvP Season 7 Ending Soon and Post-Season Details - Thu, 05 Jul 2018 12:06:37 -0500 Blizzard has posted a warning that the end of Legion PvP Season 7 is coming soon. In the gap between the end of Legion and start of BFA PvP, there will be a special post-season allowing players to get catch-up gear from strongboxes.
This also serves as a reminder that the Battle for Azeroth pre-expansion patch is coming soon--however, no date has been given yet.
World First Mythic Keystone +30 Completed In Time - Wed, 04 Jul 2018 14:07:38 -0500 The World First Mythic Keystone +30 Dungeon has been completed in time. Kimchigodx, Luxitha, Eddielock, Philwestside and Sebxd have completed a +30 Lower Karazhan with under a second left on the timer and claimed the World First bounty from Raider.IO, Wowhead and WarcraftLogs.
Details about the run can be found on Raider.IO and the timer was very tight as they finished with only 0.807 seconds remaining!
Video may contain adult language. Viewer discretion is advised.
Fireworks Spectacular Event (July 4th - 5th) - Wed, 04 Jul 2018 10:50:03 -0500 The Midsummer Fire Festival comes to an end very soon, and Azeroth is celebrating with fireworks today! Besides hourly evening firework shows, there are also special festive NPCs in major cities that have set up tables with mugs and kegs--if you /dance with them, they'll give you Celebrate Good Times! and +10% to all stats. Meanwhile, the goblin guards in Booty Bay are all asleep.
Complete List of Class Changes From Legion to Battle for Azeroth - Tue, 03 Jul 2018 17:49:00 -0500 Due to popular demand in the previous expansions, throughout Battle for Azeroth testing cycle, we have been maintaining a page showing the complete spell changes that happened from the current version of Legion to the latest Battle for Azeroth Beta build. This major list is curated manually and usually updated a few hours or a day after a build happens.
Updated to Build 26970
Besides the one main list, we also have pages detailing the changes to every class and specialization.
Part 1: Immunities, Legion Class Balance Part 2: Legion Trinkets, Tank Externals Part 3: Time Saving Strategies, Multiple Gear Sets Part 4: Professions, Pushing +20 Keys Part 5: Addons and UI, Racials Part 6: Specific Affix Advice Part 7:
Battle for Azeroth Launch Testing on Beta This Week - Mon, 02 Jul 2018 17:51:27 -0500 Blizzard has announced that they will be performing Launch Testing for Battle for Azeroth on the Beta servers this week. They'll be testing to check for bottleneck issues and server performance under high demand.
This seems to confirm that the Teldrassil scenario and Battle for Lordaeron are Pre-Patch content. Players will have from Tuesday to Thursday to complete this if they wish to participate in the test on Thursday at 2:00 p.m. PDT.
Check out our coverage of the Burning of Teldrassil:
Argus the Unmaker Defeated by Three Players - Mon, 02 Jul 2018 14:02:26 -0500 Argus the Unmaker has been defeated by a team of three intrepid players--Durendil, Rextroy, and Yenko. This completes the project to clear all Antorus bosses with only three players, save for Varimathras.
Durendil has just released the Argus kill video and you can click here to see past Antorus boss kills on YouTube! Rextroy has also posted a video.
They have also graciously written a guide to clearing Antorus, including preparation, useful abilities, logs, and difficulty rankings.
In-Game Advertising Policy Changes for Group Finder - Mon, 02 Jul 2018 13:31:02 -0500 Blizzard has announced policy changes to advertisements made in the in-game Group Finder. Advertisements for in-game services like carriers are boosts will not be permitted, including those being offered in exchange for gold.
Vills has written a guide on Wowhead as to content you can use the premade Group Finder for, including dungeons, raids, questing, and battlegrounds.
Zandalari Direhorn - Battle for Azeroth Mount Preview - Mon, 02 Jul 2018 09:37:26 -0500 Today's Battle for Azeroth mount preview is the Zandalari Direhorn! This is a reward for completing the recruitment scenario for the Zandalari Troll Allied Race in Battle for Azeroth.
Check out some of the animations below in our video, or click on the "View in Model Viewer" option to preview all available animations.
If you want to see a full list of mounts as well as options to access them in the model viewer, check out the Battle for Azeroth Mount Models post.
Wowhead's Artist's Corner and Giveaway - June Jenssen - Sun, 01 Jul 2018 13:46:22 -0500 Welcome to the latest installment of our Artist's Corner series! Here at Wowhead we love art - drawing, painting, sculpting, woodworking, metalworking, jewelry making, papercrafting, badge making, everything under the sun.
In an effort to share what our wonderful community does, about once a month, we will feature an artist and their craft.