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Warcraft Cooking IRL: Cheery Cherry Pie and Garr’s Limeade, Giveaway - Sun, 11 Mar 2018 20:16:03 -0500
After a short break, we're back with the latest article in our cooking series! Every month or so Lulaboo will cook a different Warcraft Cookbook recipe for Wowhead and add her own chef's tips.

This month we are making Cheery Cherry Pie and Garr's Limeade.

Get your own cookbook on Amazon. Check out past Wowhead cooking shows at this link.

Disclaimer: Reprinted from World of Warcraft: The Official Cookbook written by Chelsea Monroe-Cassel and published by Insight Editions.

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Chapters of War Datamined Quests and Dialogue - Alliance in Zandalar and Horde in Kul Tiras - Sun, 11 Mar 2018 12:42:53 -0500
Battle for Azeroth's story starts out with the Horde exploring Zandalar and the Alliance in Kul Tiras, but we learned during the Battle for Azeroth Q&A that there's a special Chapters of War leveling campaign that takes you towards the opposite faction's island.

During BFA can Horde characters visit Kul Tiras and Alliance characters visit Zandalar. Are there camps for both factions in each area?

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Frog Mount Battle for Azeroth Model Preview - Sat, 10 Mar 2018 19:09:35 -0600
Today's Battle for Azeroth mount preview is the PH Frog (Green). This resembles the Frog Loa Krag'wa the Huge in Nazmir.

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.

Frog Loa Quests

At the BlizzCon 2017 What's Next Panel, Blizzard hinted that there was a Frog Mount and it would be related to Nazmir and the Frog Loa.

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WoW Economy Weekly Wrap-Up: Alpha Updates, Spending Gold, Resetting Markets & New Web Tool - Sat, 10 Mar 2018 10:22:32 -0600
WoW Economy Weekly Wrap-Up
Welcome to the thirtieth edition of the WoW Economy Weekly Wrap-up! In this edition we're taking a look at the new Battle for Azeroth Alpha Profession updates, spending your hard-earned gold, resetting markets on the Auction House plus a new community-made Web Tool for goblins.

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Profession Updates in Build 26175 - Weapon and Belt Enchants, Lockpicking, Nets - Sat, 10 Mar 2018 05:52:41 -0600
Build 26175 added numerous profession updates, including lockpicking for scribes and belt enchants for Engineers.

Many professions got new recipes to craft Honorable Combatant PvP Gear.

There is a new series of weapon enchants which grant you 50 of a secondary stat for 30 seconds, stacking up to 5 times. Once a stack of 5 is reached, you gain 400 of that stat for 12 seconds.

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World of Warcraft Chronicle Volume 3 Artwork and Chapter Preview on Amazon and Polygon - Fri, 09 Mar 2018 21:18:02 -0600
World of Warcraft Chronicle Volume 3 releases on March 27th, covering recent events from Warcraft III through Cataclysm. Amazon has been adding pages to preview and Polygon received an exclusive preview of some chapters and artwork. Let's check out the new glimpses of the artwork, lore, and maps!

Note: not every country's site has the same pages available to preview--the pages below were taken from the US, Canada, and French versions.

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New Section of WoW Website Hints at Another MDI Later This Year - Fri, 09 Mar 2018 14:50:48 -0600
The World of Warcraft website has been updated with an Esports section which contains information on the Arena World Championship and the Mythic Dungeon Invitational. Near the bottom of the MDI section, there is a hint that there will be another MDI later this year!

In yesterday's article, we highlighted our first Q&A with Jdotb and the Mythic Dungeon Invitational Talent was announced!

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Bee Mount Battle for Azeroth Model Preview - Fri, 09 Mar 2018 14:47:16 -0600
Our Battle for Azeroth mount previews have returned with a mount that's set a lot of players abuzz - the PH Bee Mount.

This mount has three potential colors and there's a matching honeystick weapon.

There's also assorted bees in the data such as Honey Bee, Bee Seeing You Quest Complete, and Honorary Queen Bee, as well as a straightforward quest The Bears and the Bees in Tiragarde Sound.

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Quests and Speculation on Kul Tiras Druids - Fri, 09 Mar 2018 10:02:21 -0600
Players are hoping that if Kul Tiran humans become an Allied Race, they can be playable Druids. Here is an overview of some quests in Kul Tiras that appear to have potential Kul Tiras Druids as questgivers, as well as speculation on possible shapeshifting forms.

As the Horde are getting Mag'har Orcs, players speculate that Alliance could get Kul Tiras humans as an Allied Race in the future.

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Battle for Azeroth Pre-Purchase Box At Select European Retailers - Fri, 09 Mar 2018 09:42:30 -0600
Blizzard has posted a list of European retailers where you can buy a Standard Edition pre-purchase box for Battle for Azeroth, the next WoW expansion after Legion.

This box comes with a digital code instead of discs. Learn more about the expansion on our Battle for Azeroth Overview.


Which side are you on? Get ready to fight for your faction’s cause by pre-purchasing World of Warcraft:

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Q&A with Method Jdotb, Affix Advice, MDI Talent, Eye of Azshara Boat Skip - Thu, 08 Mar 2018 19:22:02 -0600
In this week's Mythic+ roundup, the Mythic Dungeon Invitational Talent has been announced, we're highlighted the Eye of Azshara Boat Skip and we've got our Q&A with Method Jdotb which includes questions from the community and advice on this week's affixes!

Q&A with Method Jdotb

Want to ask Jdotb a question? Leave a comment below and we'll pick some questions for Jdotb to answer in the next Q&A!

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Wowhead Weekly #152 - Allied Races, Upright Orcs, and Boralus - Thu, 08 Mar 2018 16:00:00 -0600
Wowhead Weekly #152 is now live on Twitch! We're covering all the latest Allied Race news in Battle for Azeroth datamining like Zandalari Feral form, Dark Iron totems, and Mag'har Orc customization, as well as live events like the Trial of Style.

Show topics include -

Characters and Allied Races:

Upright Orc Animations

Dark Iron Dwarf Shaman Totems

Zandalari Troll Druid Cat Form

New Zandalari Tattoos


New Boralus Environment

Datamining Highlights:

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This Week in WoW History: The Thunder King, Black Market AH, WoW Action Figures, Dire Maul - Thu, 08 Mar 2018 09:40:40 -0600
Hey everyone, and welcome to another bit of WoW History! Every week, we look down at important events that happened in WoW (or Blizzard!) for that week.

What happened this week includes Blizzard's recent actions against real money sellers, the release of Throne of Thunder and Dire Maul, a preview of the Black Market Auction House, and some oldschool WoW action figures!

Shall we begin?

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New Zandalari Troll Allied Race Tattoos in Build 26175 - Wed, 07 Mar 2018 21:24:24 -0600
The Zandalari Troll Allied Race Tattoo options have changed in build 26175. They have a new pattern and are golden instead of light blue.

These options are now visible in the Battle for Azeroth Dressing Room. Earlier today we also added Upright Male Orcs and Male Mag'har Orc customization to the Dressing Room as well.

Male Zandalari Troll with Tattoos in Dressing Room

Female Zandalari Troll with Tattoos in Dressing Room

Do you prefer the old or new tattoos?

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Battle for Azeroth Alpha Build 26175 Class Changes and Highlights - Wed, 07 Mar 2018 17:30:18 -0600
Highlights from Battle for Azeroth Alpha Build 26175 including class changes, new talents, new mounts, and profession items.

Check out the rest of our Battle for Azeroth 26175 coverage: Zandalari Troll Druid Cat Form, Upright Male Orcs, New Heart of Azeroth Traits.

Edit 3/7:

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Dark Iron Dwarf Shaman Totems - Wed, 07 Mar 2018 16:50:18 -0600
Dark Iron Dwarfs may possibly be Shaman, as unique totems have been datamined themed after this Allied Race. There's also the datamined Shaman NPC Dark Iron Earthbreaker.

These totem models are for Air, Earth, and Fire and resemble anvils! The Water model is currently unknown. Thanks to LeystTV for finding the totems and Blazindragon for alerting us.

If Dark Iron Dwarves are Shaman, perhaps this gives hope for Zandalari Paladins at a later point.

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Upright Male Orc Model and Animations Now in Dressing Room - Wed, 07 Mar 2018 14:33:59 -0600
There is a brand new model for Upright Male Orcs in the Battle for Azeroth alpha. Edit: Upright Orcs can now be selected in the Battle for Azeroth Dressing Room.

Check out the rest of our Battle for Azeroth 26175 coverage: Zandalari Troll Druid Cat Form, Class Changes and New Mounts, New Heart of Azeroth Traits.

Dressing Room

Simply select the "Use upright posture" checkbox to see the new posture and preview all of the animations!

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Mag'har Orc Male Allied Race Customization Options Now In Dressing Room - Wed, 07 Mar 2018 13:33:59 -0600
We now have the full customization options for Mag'har Orc Males in the Battle for Azeroth Dressing Room.

Previously we posted face, skin color, and hair color options, but now we have facial hair and hair styles up as well! You can learn more about this Allied Race in the Mag'har Orc Guide, including the new shaman totems.

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Updated Boralus Environment in Build 26175 - Wed, 07 Mar 2018 12:06:49 -0600
The Alliance Hub of Boralus has received some environmental updates in the latest Battle for Azeroth alpha build.

The marketplace is filled with goods, including fish on ice, Steamy Romance Novels, and paintings.

Many buildings now have furniture inside, including nautical-themed beds.

Proudmoore Keep now has a gathering place with a striking floor depicting Kul Tiras.

Catherine Morgan really likes cats.

Check out our earlier preview for more screenshots.

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Battle for Azeroth 26175 Models - Weapons, Creatures, Mag'har Orc Totems - Tue, 06 Mar 2018 23:17:35 -0600
Battle for Azeroth model previews continue with some new weapon models from Uldir as well as a model for a Heart of Azeroth offhand.

Edit: added Mag'har Orc Totems.

Check out our other model coverage from Build 26175 - Upright Male Orc and Zandalari Troll Cat Form.

Mag'har Orc Totems

Looks like Mag'har Orcs can be Shaman!

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Battle for Azeroth 26175 Broadcast Text (Spoilers) - Tue, 06 Mar 2018 23:14:35 -0600
Overview of the interesting datamined broadcast text added in Battle for Azeroth build 26175. Possible story spoilers.

Intro to Horde Scenario

This appears to take place before the Horde Intro Scenario:

Our Warchief has requested you for a mission of great importance... and secrecy.
Not even I know its nature yet.
Has the Warchief summoned you?
This doesn't concern you.
How can we aid the Warchief if she keeps things from her advisors?

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New Followers from Build 26175 - Rexxar, Valtrois, Falstad and More - Tue, 06 Mar 2018 22:05:15 -0600
Last week we previewed the new datamined Alliance champions, and Build 26175 added a number of Horde champions as well as Falstad and Tess Greymane.

We do not know how these champions will fit into Battle for Azeroth, as previously Blizzard implied that the mission table/follower system would not carry forward in the same form.

New Alliance Champions

Princess Tess Greymane / Lilian Voss is the daughter of King Genn Greymane. She is a member of the Uncrowned in the Rogue Order Hall.

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Heart of Azeroth - Azerite Traits in 26175 for DK, Paladin, Priest, and Warrior - Tue, 06 Mar 2018 20:53:59 -0600
Yesterday we previewed the first Heart of Azeroth traits, including some general utility traits and class-specific ones for Hunters and Shamans. Build 26175 added some more traits for DK, Paladin, Priest, and Warrior, as well as a few general traits.

Check out the rest of our Battle for Azeroth 26175 coverage: Zandalari Troll Druid Cat Form, Upright Male Orcs, Class Changes, Professions, Mounts.

Edit: added potential traits for other classes that are incomplete in the data.

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Zandalari Troll Druid Cat Form - Tue, 06 Mar 2018 18:14:51 -0600
The final dinosaur-themed Druid from has been datamined for Zandalari Trolls! Check out the Zandalari Troll Druid Cat Form models and learn more about this Allied Race in our Zandalari Troll Allied Race Guide.

Check out the rest of our Battle for Azeroth 26175 coverage: Class Changes and New Mounts, Upright Male Orcs, New Heart of Azeroth Traits.

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