Returning Player Guides - If You Quit During Mists of Pandaria - Mon, 07 May 2018 22:57:05 -0500 With Battle for Azeroth looming around the corner, there are many old players that get motivated to play World of Warcraft again, but, as we know, WoW is a game with constant change over the years, being pretty difficult for a player that quit the game long ago to return.
Battle for Azeroth Community Opinions: Class Changes and State of Hunters - Mon, 07 May 2018 19:43:44 -0500 Welcome back to the Battle for Azeroth Community Opinions series. This series will span the Battle for Azeroth Beta and will cover multiple topics. We will focus on a specific topic every week and for this week, we've decided to delve into the Hunter specs!
We've invited some members of the community to give their thoughts and opinions on the current state of the Hunter specs on Beta including, but not limited to some of the following topics:
Wowhead Client Now Updated for Battle for Azeroth Beta - Mon, 07 May 2018 14:21:10 -0500 The Wowhead client is working now for for the Battle for Azeroth beta. If you have the client installed you can update the Client + Looter Addon for beta automatically by just launching the wowhead_client.exe.
By installing the Wowhead Client and uploading data, you can help the Wowhead Battle for Azeroth site gather and display more data throughout the beta. You can also use the Wowhead Looter to see your character's map coordinates in game as well as the IDs for NPCs.
Uldir Raid Environmental Preview - Mon, 07 May 2018 09:50:43 -0500 Uldir, the first raid of Battle for Azeroth, was open for three days of testing last week. In between testing the bosses, we previewed the raid environment. Here you'll find Stiven's video preview of the raid and many screenshots by Maylin.
Uldir is an abandoned titan experimentation facility, now inhabited by a creature the Blood Trolls worship. The raid has some familiar Titan architecture, interspersed with disturbing mutant corruption.
The Story of the Mag'har Orcs with Nobbel87 - Sun, 06 May 2018 17:03:10 -0500 It's time for Wowhead's monthly lore collaboration with Nobbel87! In this series, Nobbel will examine the lore behind popular content on Wowhead, and we'll provide database links and guides so you can experience the lore and content in-game.
With Allied Races now available through Battle for Azeroth Pre-Purchase, we are highlighting different Allied Races. Today we are focusing on the lore behind the Mag’har Orc Allied Race.
Darkmoon Faire (May 5 - 12th 2018) - Sun, 06 May 2018 05:47:28 -0500 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.
User Guide Spotlight: The Tillers by Lore - Sat, 05 May 2018 00:35:00 -0500 Welcome to the seventh edition of the user guide spotlight series! There are over 1500 user-submitted guides on Wowhead to date, but have you considered writing one of your own? There are so many ways to convey the information for a guide to the greater population of Wowhead, though readers will agree that they appreciate a clear and comprehensive guide!
In this feature, selected impressive guides are being brought to your attention in a quick newsflash.
Thros, the Blighted Lands - Jaina Scenario Steps and Broadcast Text - Fri, 04 May 2018 17:11:01 -0500 Jaina Proudmoore, after her absence in Legion, plays a major role in the Battle for Azeroth Alliance storyline. Datamining points to an upcoming scenario involving Jaina and her mother, which we'll cover in this post. Story spoilers.
The Story So Far
At the start of Battle for Azeroth, Jaina tries to win over the nation of Kul Tiras so the Alliance can benefit from their powerful navy.
May 4th Hotfixes - Personal Loot Item Trading Bug - Fri, 04 May 2018 12:50:23 -0500 Blizzard has published a short round of hotfixes for May 4th, including a fix for a bug which allowed players to trade Personal Loot items they should not have been able to trade in Patch 7.3.5.
Fixed a bug that allowed players to trade Personal Loot items that should not have been tradeable due to the character having no more-powerful item for that slot.
Developers’ note: This was an unintended change with Patch 7.3.5.
Transmog Artifact Weapons to Continue Hearing Voice Lines in BFA - Fri, 04 May 2018 09:22:07 -0500 One of the defining features of the artifact weapons Aluneth, Xal'atath, and Skull of the Man'ari is their personality-filled whispers to the player. While we retire our artifacts in Battle for Azeroth, Reddit user Sergrand discovered on the beta that you can continue to hear these whispers if you transmog to the weapon appearance.
These whispers are triggered when players visit certain areas or complete certain actions.
The report leaked before the scheduled time with an incorrect headline, causing their stock to drop 5%, which lead to the Nasdaq freezing their stock for an hour and 20 minutes. Activision Blizzard posted record-breaking First Quarter results.
World of Warcraft was mentioned briefly noting that pre-orders for Battle for Azeroth are ahead of plan.
Boralus City Updates in Build 26530 - Col. Tenders, Docks, Tradewind Markets - Thu, 03 May 2018 12:59:53 -0500 Boralus, the capital of Kul Tiras, continues to receive visual updates on the Battle for Azeroth beta. In build 26530, many NPCs and objects were added to the docks and Tradewind Markets, like Col. Tenders the Chicken Vendor. Gardeners and off-duty cadets were also added to Unity Square.
Blue Post Roundup: Prestige Levels Merging, Mistweaver Monk and Protection Warrior Feedback - Thu, 03 May 2018 08:16:32 -0500 As Battle for Azeroth Beta testing progresses, more questions get answered by the day. Blizzard clarified one of the most frequent questions about the new PvP System changes, in regards to what would happen with Legion Prestige Levels coming Battle for Azeroth, and provided replies to Mistweaver Monk and Protection Warrior feedback threads on the official forums.
Battle for Azeroth Reputation Tabards - Thu, 03 May 2018 05:23:51 -0500 Alliance and Horde can earn reputation with six factions in Battle for Azeroth, each rewarding a unique tabard at Exalted. In this post we'll highlight all of the tabard models, which can also be previewed in the BFA Dressing Room. Most factions will also reward mounts at Exalted, which we've covered in a separate post.
Interested in collecting tabards in Legion? Check out our Tabard Transmogrification Guide.
Returning Player Guides - If You Quit During Cataclysm - Wed, 02 May 2018 17:24:23 -0500 With Battle for Azeroth looming around the corner, there are many old players that get motivated to play World of Warcraft again, but, as we know, WoW is a game with constant change over the years, being pretty difficult for a player that quit the game long ago to return.