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Blue Posts: December 6th Hotfixes, Shadow Priest Feedback, Emerald Dreamcatcher - Tue, 06 Dec 2016 16:36:46 -0600
Patch 7.1 Hotfixes for December 6th are here, featuring a change to the Mythic Guarm encounter to require 2 tanks. Barrels o' Fun has also received a visual update; the barrel to track will have a swirly yellow glow.

December 6th Hotfixes

HotfixesClassDemon Hunter

Fixed a bug that sometimes allowed the leech from Soul Rending to persist after Metamorphosis ended.

Freezing Trap will no longer cause the target's next cast to fail in certain cases.

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This Week in Broken Isles 12/6: World Boss Levantus, Battleground Bonus Event, Insurrection Week 7 - Tue, 06 Dec 2016 08:58:13 -0600
Each week in Legion introduces a new series of quests, holidays, and bonus events. Here is a look at the major events taking place for the week of December 6th.

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

Edit: Also check out the latest December 6th Hotfixes, featuring a change to make Guarm a 2-tank encounter.

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7.1.5 PTR: Call of the Scarab Micro-Holiday - Tue, 06 Dec 2016 01:59:37 -0600
Micro-holidays are new types of celebrations coming in Patch 7.1.5; each one will last for only a few days and pay tribute to a different part of Azeroth's culture. Over the next few weeks, a different one will be up to test each day on the PTR! Check out our overview of the holidays here.

Today's holiday for testing is Call of the Scarab:

Call of the Scarab (January 21 - 23): "On this date, the Scarab Gong was rung, opening the gates of Ahn'Qiraj.

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7.1.5 PTR: Build 23178 Spell Changes, Brawler's Guild Music, Changed Nighthold Loot Stats - Mon, 05 Dec 2016 19:50:54 -0600
It's time for the weekly 7.1.5 PTR build! This build will have several new things to test: Upper Nighthold Bosses and micro-holidays. Highlights include:

New Brawler's Guild music!

wowtokenui.lua has been updated with information about redeeming the WoW Token for Balance.

More legendary proc tuning.

The Windwalker Talent Dizzying Kicks has been replaced with Summon Black Ox Statue.

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7.1.5 PTR Feedback: Shadow Priests, Tanks in PvP, Communication, Upper Nighthold Testing, Sephuz's Secret - Mon, 05 Dec 2016 14:51:03 -0600
7.1.5 PTR forum posts continue: today so far we have a long reply about Shadow Priest feedback by Anshlun, the goal of tanks in PvP, and updates on improved communication:

The overall goal for Shadow in 7.1.5 is to reign in extreme situations caused by Surrender to Madness, not nerf Shadow overall. In future builds, the duration of Shadow DoTs will be increased as well.

More adjustments are on the way for tanks in PvP; Protection Paladins were able to heal too much and were already adjusted.

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Grinding Prestige Tips and PvP Blue Tweet Clarifications - Mon, 05 Dec 2016 13:19:43 -0600
With the end of Legion PvP Season 1 on December 13th, Blizzard has been answering more questions about PvP. The blue tweets cover the following topics:

The existing Prestige rewards are still obtainable in the next season, like Prestigious Bronze Courser.

Honor Talents and Prestige Ranks will not reset between seasons.

Artifacts: the 35th trait does not apply to PvP, relics contribute to your item level.

There may be a bug with PvP World Quests infrequently spawning.

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World Boss Na'zak the Fiend has Spawned - Mon, 05 Dec 2016 09:15:59 -0600
In surprising news, Na'zak the Fiend has spawned on both EU and US servers before the Tuesday reset. Na'zak the Fiend has been on EU realms for quite a few hours of the time of publishing this post, and just spawned on US servers. According to this German Blue Post, Na'zak spawning is intended.

This boss is located in the Falanaar Tunnels in Suramar and Tequima has left a detailed comment on how to navigate the tunnels.

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Wowhead Weekly #102, Legion Developer Live Q&A, TESPA Dungeon Race, New Blizzard Gear and J!NX Discounts - Sun, 04 Dec 2016 10:32:56 -0600
For our weekend news roundup, we have Wowhead Weekly #102, some new December discounts on merchandise, and details on the Legion Q&A and Mythic+ Dungeon Race streams!

Wowhead Weekly #102

Wowhead Weekly #102 covers the latest 7.1.5 PTR news, including the latest PTR build and the goals of the secondary stat change.

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7.1.5 PTR: Profession Recipes and Blacksmithing Quests - Sat, 03 Dec 2016 10:41:47 -0600
Today's 7.1.5 PTR preview covers professions on the PTR; following our early item preview, we've hopped on the PTR to hunt down some of the new recipes and quests.


Obliterum in 7.1.5 now has a cap of 10, up from 8:

Obliterum   Increases the item level of crafted armor by 5, up to a maximum level of 855.865.
Requires 2 Blood of Sargeras. Target item must be soulbound.

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Mischief the Fel Kitty Pet and Plush Now on Sale; Proceeds Go to Make-A-Wish® - Comment to Win Giveaway! - Fri, 02 Dec 2016 12:40:41 -0600
Mischief is now for sale for $10 on the Blizzard Shop! This Beast battle pet comes with the abilities: Bite, Fel Immolate, Forboding Curse, Pounce, Crouch, Chaos Nova. There is also a glow-in-the-dark Mischief Plush for $25!

The best part? Through the end of 2016, the full purchase price of the pet AND $14 of the plush will go to Make-A-Wish.

You can also purchase Mischief via the in game shop; just open up the Shop option and go to the pet tab.

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Mean Streets of Gadgetzan: Comparing Gadgetzan in Warcraft and Hearthstone - Fri, 02 Dec 2016 11:29:05 -0600
Mean Streets of Gadgetzan, Hearthstone's latest expansion, launched on Thursday, December 1st! As Gadgetzan was originally a city in WoW, we thought it would be interesting to compare both versions of the city.

Gadgetzan in Hearthstone is much more of a cosmopolitan city than in WoW; it would be fun to see some of the Hearthstone factions make their way to WoW. Perhaps the leaders of each faction could each be a boss!

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News Roundup: Mischief Charity Pet Delayed, This Month in WoW, The Game Awards 2016, New Legendary Visuals - Thu, 01 Dec 2016 20:47:41 -0600
For our December 1st misc news roundup, Mischief has been delayed, some new snazzy legendary visuals are up on the PTR, Legion and Overwatch are up for some awards at The Game Awards 2016, and Blizzard has previewed events in December 2016.

Mischief Battle Pet Delayed

Mischief, the 2016 Charity Pet, has been delayed but is still scheduled to hit the shop soon.

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