Chris Metzen Statue Revealed at Blizzard HQ - Sun, 12 Mar 2017 16:36:35 -0500 Peter Sung, a program manager for Blizzard, tweeted a picture of the new Chris Metzen Statue unveiled in the Blizzard Entertainment HQ lobby. This statue of Metzen is heavily inspired by the iconic Walt Disney and Mickey Mouse statue. In this statue, Metzen wears an Alliance hoodie, holds Winston's hand, and is surrounded by medallions representing all of the Blizzard franchises.
Everything to Do on the Broken Shore in Patch 7.2 - Sun, 12 Mar 2017 09:47:09 -0500 7.2 brings with it a new zone: the Broken Shore, a cross between the Timeless Isle and Tanaan Jungle. We've rounded up here all the things you'll need to know about what there is to do, including World Quests, the Sentinax Event, constructing buildings, and farming Nethershards.
The Broken Shore has several rare monsters for you to kill. When rares spawn on the Broken Shore, their location will be indicated by a demon skull marker on the zone map.
Killing Firelord Nomi for 7.2 PTR Stress Testing - Fri, 10 Mar 2017 20:08:08 -0600 Players took their revenge on Nomi today as part of 7.2 PTR stress testing, a Blizzard event designed to test server strain by encouraging players to free-for-all PvP in Dalaran. Nomi was by far everyone's kill target, although he proved difficult to kill due to dangerous abilities like Firestorm mixed in with the stress test lag.
If you're unfamiliar with Nomi, he started off as an adorable Panda we tutored in Mists of Pandaria.
Adjustments to Legendary Items in 7.2 - Fri, 10 Mar 2017 18:47:44 -0600 Legendary improvements are on the way in the next 7.2 PTR build to address the power gap between throughput legendaries and those with more niche benefits. Blizzard plans to add throughput effects to legendaries that lacked those bonuses, or additional secondary stats. Additional changes include revamps to legendaries with poor design, and number tuning to make sure the throughput legendaries which can be used in every situation do not dominate every situation over the niche legendaries.
Blizzard Post Roundup: Legion Pathfinder Flying Changes - Fri, 10 Mar 2017 11:04:22 -0600 Blizzard announced that the requirements for Broken Isles Pathfinder, Part Two have recently changed. Breaching the Tomb, a lengthy Broken Shore achievement, is no longer required. Other posts in our Blizzard roundup include an upcoming itemization Q&A and details on PTR stability and flying testing.
Patch 7.2 Broken Shore Buildings Overview - Fri, 10 Mar 2017 10:07:24 -0600 The Broken Shore zone added in Patch 7.2 introduces buildings players must fortify and rebuild: Nether Disruptor, Command Center, or Mage Tower. These buildings provide temporary powerful zone buffs and character perks.
Turn in 0 Legionfall War Supplies to one of three buildings each day. You can earn Legionfall Recompense for completing building quests like Contribute to Mage Tower.
Druid Class Mount and Quest - Archdruid's Lunarwing Form - Thu, 09 Mar 2017 18:10:21 -0600 Today we are previewing the Druid class mount (form) Archdruid's Lunarwing Form, coming in Patch 7.2, which features tints for all races. Check out Wowhead's Youtube for more class mounts and questlines.
As this post covers unreleased content, general spoiler warning if you don't want to read about 7.2 quest and lore.
Acquiring the Druid mount requires the quest series Talon's Call, Defense of Aviana, and You Can't Take the Sky from Me.
Liveblog of the Legion PvP Q&A with Brian Holinka - Thu, 09 Mar 2017 12:52:26 -0600 PvP Developer Brian Holinka is answering questions from the Warcraft community today! We will be liveblogging the highlights below for those who can't listen to the Twitch stream.
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Any changes to gearing for PvP?
Some changes in store for Patch 7.2 for PvP gearing. People were used to the old system that was Honor-Point based, and now is RNG based.
New Class Champions and Followers in Patch 7.2 - Thu, 09 Mar 2017 10:12:26 -0600 With patch 7.2, your Class Order Halls will be busy with new quests and missions, as well as new Class Champions and Followers! Learn about all the new champions and followers in today's 7.2 Preview.
In the patch notes, Blizzard stated that 7.2 will allow you to recruit new followers for your class hall, and further clarified on Twitter that the follower cap is raised to 6.
Class Campaigns Every class continues its campaign to unify in the war effort.