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Unlocking Empowered Artifact Traits in Patch 7.2 - Infiltration Plans and Gilded Scroll Case Quests - Sun, 12 Feb 2017 12:32:44 -0600
In Patch 7.2, players with 35 or more Artifact Traits will be given a special questline to unlock new Empowered artifact traits and 4/4 ranks on their old 3/3 traits. There are several versions of these quests for DPS, healers, and tanks, so we will be previewing all of them over the next few weeks!

Today we are looking at the questlines started by Infiltration Plans (tanks) and Gilded Scroll Case (some DPS):

All players initially complete the following series of quests:

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Wowhead Weekly #109, Blizzard Posts on PvP, Heirlooms, Balance of Power - Sat, 11 Feb 2017 12:53:31 -0600
For today's news roundup, we have the latest Wowhead Weekly and assorted Blizzard posts on PvP, heirlooms, and Balance of Power. Also reminder that the Darkmoon Faire ends later today.

Wowhead Weekly #109

Wowhead Weekly covered the latest 7.2 PTR news like new voice overs, empowered Artifact Trait changes, and Tomb of Sargeras testing.

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Patch 7.2: Early Tomb of Sargeras Zone Screenshots - Fri, 10 Feb 2017 19:04:51 -0600
Players took their first steps in testing some of the Heroic Bosses in Tomb of Sargeras this week. Meanwhile, we took the opportunity to do some exploring in this highly-anticipated raid zone, first announced at BlizzCon 2016. Interested in the bosses and their abilities? Click here for encounter details.

These pictures are of the entrance to the Tomb of Sargeras and the first hallways you see ascending into the main hall, The Chamber of the Moon.

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Priest Tier 20 Armor Set Models - Fri, 10 Feb 2017 09:49:25 -0600
Patch 7.2 introduces the Tomb of Sargeras raid which drops Tier 20 armor sets, heavily inspired by Tier 6 sets from Black Temple. In this post we're previewing the Tier 20 Priest set, based on .

The Normal set is nearly identical to Tier 6 in style, but the Mythic sets have a chain on the halo, animated broken shoulder chains, and faces on the shoulders with glowing eyes instead of a blindfold. All sets have more elaborate belts and 3D gems on the gloves and belt.

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Activision Blizzard Earnings Report for Q4 2016 - Thu, 09 Feb 2017 16:31:34 -0600
Activision Blizzard held the Fourth Quarter Calendar 2016 Results Conference Call today at 1:30 pm PST. While the active number of WoW subscribers is no longer revealed at these calls, there are still a few interesting tidbits of information.

Selected Warcraft parts from the press release:

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Blizzard Posts: Communication Improvements, Class Feedback, Feb 9th Hotfixes - Thu, 09 Feb 2017 14:55:38 -0600
Blizzard posts for February 9th include hotfixes, various posts on class feedback, and communication improvements during the Patch 7.2 cycle.

February 9th Hotfixes

Blizzard

Dungeons and Raids

The Nighthold

Star Augur Etraeus

The following abilities’ damage have been lowered by 33%, and scale up to 1.5x their new values for Raid Finder, Normal, and Heroic difficulties:

Coronal Ejection

Shatter

Fel Impact

Comet Impact

Iceburst

Felburst

Developers’ notes:

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Patch 7.2 Voice Over (Spoilers) - Xal'atath, Aluneth, Anduin and More - Thu, 09 Feb 2017 13:54:10 -0600
There's been lots of Patch 7.2 content to preview but we've found some 7.2 voice over dialogue hinting at content and NPC interactions still-to-be-tested. Xal'atath, Blade of the Black Empire, Aluneth, and Skull of the Man'ari also have new dialogue!

Spoilers in the audio.

Artifact Weapons

The Artifact Weapons Xal'atath, Blade of the Black Empire, Aluneth, and Skull of the Man'ari are quite chatty and in Patch 7.2, they have additional voiceover lines.

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Battle.net and Facebook Friends Integration - Thu, 09 Feb 2017 00:37:06 -0600
Players in the Battle.net beta can try out a new feature - Facebook friends Integration. This allows you to link your account to find Facebook friends that play Blizzard games.

Blizzard previously set up Facebook Streaming via Battle.net, Facebook Login, and the Heroes of the Dorm finals will be held on Facebook this year.

Check out our other news from today:

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Tomb of Sargeras Boss Abilities and Raid Testing for 10 February - Wed, 08 Feb 2017 20:45:41 -0600
With the news that the Tomb of Sargeras raid was open for testing this week, we wanted to post what we knew about the raid, including the early encounter mechanics for all bosses.

Raid testing is also up for the week of February 10th!

Blizzard

On Friday, February 10, we will be conducting a preliminary raid test of two Tomb of Sargeras Heroic bosses. This is as much a stress test and server-stability test as anything else, and these bosses will be revisited later on.

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7.2 Artifact Calculator Updates: Artifact Power, Trait Ranks, Knowledge Ranks to 40 - Wed, 08 Feb 2017 19:55:59 -0600
Artifact Trait costs, Trait Paths, and Traint ranks have undergone some important changes in Patch 7.2. Our PTR Artifact Weapon Calculator is now updated with the new costs in 7.2 and different way to unlock new traits.

Edit: Added Artifact Knowledge bonus percentages from Ranks 25 through 40.

Unlocking New Traits

Currently in 7.1.5, players unlock their three golden traits, and then put remaining Artifact Power into the 20 "Paragon" points. In 7.2, this is changing.

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A Call From the Caverns: Pet Battle Dungeon Preview - Wed, 08 Feb 2017 17:06:25 -0600
Blizzard has posted a preview of a 7.2 feature we are very excited about - Pet Battle Dungeons! Check out Wowhead's own preview of the event on the 7.2 PTR.

Blizzard
Marshal your menagerie and stock up on stones —in Patch 7.2: The Tomb of Sargeras, we're calling you back to the Wailing Caverns to delve into the depths of a pet battle dungeon!

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Acquiring Maximillian of Northshire as a Champion in Patch 7.2 - Wed, 08 Feb 2017 13:06:13 -0600
While demonic invasions and the Tomb of Sargeras open for testing in this Patch 7.2 PTR build, there are some more lighthearted bits of content such as recruiting Maximillian of Northshire as a Paladin follower! Originally slaying "dragons" aka dinosaurs in Un'Goro, Maximillian of Northshire has moved onto slaying "demons" aka murlocs in the Broken Isles.

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