Patch 7.2 Sentinax Beacons and Nethershards - Tue, 07 Feb 2017 20:38:20 -0600 This week's 7.2 PTR build introduces the Sentinax, a ship which spawns demons and other challenging creatures that drop Nethershards and crafting items.
Check out our other coverage from the newest PTR build:
23530 Data Updates - Spells, Artifact Traits, Reputation Tokens
PTR Development Notes - Tomb of Sargeras Raid Testing
Killing mobs under the Sentinax ship rewards Broken Sentinar Beacon, which starts the quest The Shadow of the Sentinar.
Love is in the Air 2017 Holiday Updates and Guide - Tue, 07 Feb 2017 04:57:15 -0600 Love is in the Air runs from February 7th through February 21st and is now live on US and EU realms. Learn about all the Love Tokens, holiday attire, and special mounts and toys in our updated holiday guide!
Love is in the Air received a number of updates in 2017:
You no longer have to be maximum level (110) to queue up for the Crown Chemical Co. The minimum level to queue up for Shadowfang Keep via the Dungeon Finder is level 16, so have fun farming the Big Love Rocket.
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!