Kirin Tor World Quests: Puzzles and Wonderous Wisdomball Reward - Thu, 08 Sep 2016 11:21:31 -0500 Kirin Tor World Quests are now up on US and EU realms! These World Quests work a bit differently than the rest so here's an overview; see which are up on our World Quest Tracking Page and "Today in the Broken Isles" on the front page sidebar.
These quests send you on puzzles instead of traditional World Quests like looting items or killing mobs. Each type of puzzle can spawn in each outdoor zone.
Wowhead Character Tracking Tools - Flying, Quest Tracking, Collections and More - Wed, 07 Sep 2016 17:07:19 -0500 Wowhead has a lot of site features related to character profiles and collections. These profiles were down on Blizzard's end for Legion launch, but they've happily been fixed as of today. So here's a quick look at what importing your Battle.net character profile can help you with on Wowhead:
September 6th Hotfixes, Upcoming Legion Developer Q&A, Blue Tweets - Tue, 06 Sep 2016 20:30:51 -0500 Blizzard's latest round of hotfixes includes some nerfs to powerful flight-like items (eg Rocfeather Skyhorn Kite), the ability to complete Profession World Quests in a raid group, and a nerf to the amount of leather dropped from skinnable mobs.
There's also an upcoming Legion Developer Q&A with Assistant Game Director Ion Hazzikostas.
Legion Companion App Now Live - Tue, 06 Sep 2016 12:27:31 -0500 The Legion Companion App is now live on Android and iOS, allowing players to complete Class Hall Missions on their phone and browse available World Quests!
Here is what we learned about the app at the PAX West Panel and Patch 7.1 Interview:
The Legion Companion app is free and available on iOS and Android.
Manage the Order Advancement system from the app. This system culminates in the ability to equip two legendaries at once.
Patch 7.1 Karazhan Interview with Luis Barriga, Cory Stockton, and Eric Maloof - Mon, 05 Sep 2016 11:21:04 -0500 TradeChat sat down with World of Warcraft developers Luis Barriga, Cory Stockton, and Eric Maloof to ask them about the Legion companion app, Karazhan, Trial of Valor, Reins of the Long-Forgotten Hippogryph and more! Catch up on Saturday's PAX West announcement in our Patch 7.1 liveblog.
New Artifact Appearances in 7.1
No definite answer, but artifact appearances are meant to replace the system of new weapon drops; you expect them with new content progression.
First off, if you are grinding Legion reputation or still leveling, the Darkmoon Faire offers helpful buffs: Darkmoon Top Hat and WHEE!. These do not stack; each increases experience and reputation by 10% for an hour.
The Sparklepony XL, for 0 Darkmoon Prize Ticket, sets off fireworks for 15 seconds when your mount jumps.
Below is a summary of the liveblog highlights, not a direct transcript. Please refer to the Twitch stream for exact wording and tone. To see updates on this blog slightly faster, be logged into your Wowhead account.