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Patch 7.1.5 Hotfixes and WarcraftDevs Tweets for February 13th - Mon, 13 Feb 2017 19:52:23 -0600
February 13th hotfixes include a hotfix in testing for the Corrupted Essence droprate for "Essence of Power." Bestial Ferocity and On the Trail can now critically strike as well.

Earlier news today:

Glixel.com interviews Ion Hazzikostas on the WoW Token

Exorsus Interview, Flying Guide, Overwatch/WoW Fan Art

Shaman Tier 20 Armor Models

Blizzard
Class

Druid

(Guardian) Rage of the Sleeper should no longer be able to damage friendly targets.

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Glixel.com Interview with Ion Hazzikostas on the WoW Token - Mon, 13 Feb 2017 18:08:46 -0600
glixel.com has posted another interview with Game Director Ion Hazzikostas, this time about the WoW token's expansion into other Blizzard services and games. Here are some highlights:

Watcher describes this new version of the token as "Kind of my baby"

Original Token

Original token was introduced in response to what "players wanted"

Suggests that it (the original token) has been successful at reducing the illegal gold-selling market:

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News Roundup: Exorsus Interview, Warcraft-Themed Overwatch Skin Fanart, Variety is the Spice of Life Guide - Mon, 13 Feb 2017 14:14:19 -0600
For today's news update, we have an interview with Method and Exorsus on Mythic Nighthold, Warcraft-Themed Overwatch skins created by wildcard24, and Blizzard's guide to Variety is the Spice of Life. Also check out our PTR newspost earlier today on Tier 20 Shaman armor.

Method's Interview with Exorsus

With the Tier 19 race winding down, Method interviewed Exorsus, which achieved World First Xavius and Gul'dan.

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Shaman Tier 20 Armor Models - Mon, 13 Feb 2017 10:12:08 -0600
Patch 7.2 introduces the Tomb of Sargeras raid which drops Tier 20 armor sets, high-definition versions of Tier 6 sets from Black Temple. In this post we're previewing the Tier 20 Shaman set, based on .

The Normal set is nearly identical to Tier 6 in style, but the Mythic sets have additional spikes and feathers on the shoulders, as well as glowing effects. All sets have more elaborate belts and 3D gems on the belt, gloves, legs, and chest.

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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! Also check out our Assault on the Broken Shore preview, which you will work on around the same time as these artifact 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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