Battle for Azeroth Community Opinions: Class Changes and State of Paladins - Mon, 12 Mar 2018 22:11:26 -0500 Welcome back to the Battle for Azeroth Community Opinions series. This series will span the Battle for Azeroth Alpha and will cover multiple topics including but not limited to the state of a class, questing, dungeons, raids and Mythic+. We will focus on a specific topic every week and for this week, we've decided to delve into the Paladin specs! Let us know what you think of this type of article in the comments.
Vulpera Fur Marking Customization and Special Animations - Mon, 12 Mar 2018 20:40:32 -0500 The Vulpera are a new race in Battle for Azeroth and while nothing has been confirmed about future Allied Races, they continue to get interesting customization options and special animations. In this article we're highlighting their fur markings and interesting animations like SleepUp.
The following information has been discovered by the Vulpera Hype Caravan Discord! Join them to discuss all things Vulpera including lore, NPC models, and related in-game assets.
Method, originally known for their raiding achievements, has grown into a professional Esports organization spanning more aspects of WoW and many games. Recently they announced two Mythic+ teams for the 2018 MDI!
The Witchwood is Hearthstone's New Gilneas-Themed Expansion - Mon, 12 Mar 2018 12:24:03 -0500 Hearthstone just announced the first expansion for Year of the Raven: The Witchwood. This eerie expansion focuses on a mysterious threat lurking in the forests of Gilneas and features the new keywords Echo and Rush. Pre-orders are open as usual and grant 70 cards instead of the usual 50 for the same price!
Mage Tower Guide for New and Returning Players - Mon, 12 Mar 2018 11:31:36 -0500 The Artifact Appearances from the Mage Tower will not be obtainable after Legion, and as these appearances are quite striking for transmog, we've put together a guide for preparing for the Mage Tower Challenges on new players.
This guide will cover the steps to fully gear up and prepare a character for the Mage Tower challenge in less than a week, with little to no group content.
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!
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.
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.
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!
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.
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.