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User Guide Spotlight: Raid Entrances by Skyisup - Sat, 16 Jun 2018 00:36:15 -0500
Welcome to the twelfth edition of the guide feature! There are over 1500 user-submitted guides on Wowhead to date, but have you considered writing one of your own? There are so many ways to convey the information for a guide to the greater population of Wowhead, though readers will agree that they appreciate a clear and comprehensive guide!

In this feature, selected impressive guides are being brought to your attention in a quick newsflash.

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Artifact Retirement Questline now available on the 8.0 PTR (SPOILER WARNING) - Fri, 15 Jun 2018 18:00:30 -0500
A new build has been added on the 8.0 Pre-Patch PTR, and this build now includes the questline to retire our artifacts!

SPOILER WARNING! This post contains information that will be released during Patch 8.0, aka the Battle for Azeroth pre-patch. Continue at your own discretion.

To learn more about what will be added (or removed) to the game on the 8.0 Pre Patch, check out our Patch 8.0 Feature Preview guide!

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Dev Watercooler: WoW Classic Will Start on Patch 1.12 Drums of War - Fri, 15 Jun 2018 14:42:12 -0500
Blizzard has released its first set of news about World of Warcraft Classic! They talk about how Patch 1.12: Drums of War will be the foundation of WoW Classic and go on to talk about some of the challenges and solutions that they've been working on such as rebuilding Patch 1.12 using their modern code.

Blizzard

Greetings! Development of World of Warcraft Classic is underway, and we’re very excited to share some of the challenges and solutions we’re working on.

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Reins of the Smoky Charger - Battle for Azeroth Reputation Mount Preview - Fri, 15 Jun 2018 10:43:56 -0500
Today's Battle for Azeroth mount preview is the Reins of the Smoky Charger! This is a mount available to purchase when Exalted with Order of Embers, an Alliance faction in Battle for Azeroth. Other fun rewards from this faction include Ghostly Pet Biscuit and Tome of Hex: Wicker Mongrel.

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“Before the Storm” - Main Title Music for Battle for Azeroth - Thu, 14 Jun 2018 19:05:51 -0500
Blizzard has revealed the main title music for Battle for Azeroth: "Before the Storm."

Blizzard

With every expansion, our musical mages reach deep down into their souls and summon a tableau of sound to accompany your next adventure. Building upon a variety of musical themes from World of Warcraft over the years, composer Glenn Stafford has infused his magic into the new main title for Battle for Azeroth, “Before the Storm.

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Wowhead Weekly #164 - Pre-Patch, Night Elf Armor, Before the Storm - Thu, 14 Jun 2018 15:47:59 -0500
Wowhead Weekly #164 on Twitch! Annie and Perc went over the latest news, including the 8.0 pre-patch, Night Elf Armor, and Before the Storm.

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Battle for Azeroth Build 26788 - Artifacts Disabled Screens, Fishing Artifact is Saved - Thu, 14 Jun 2018 14:40:00 -0500
EDIT (June 14, 12:25PM): the Fishing Artifact has been saved, and it's no longer being retired!

With character copies now available, we can now check out how the Artifact weapons looks after we retire them. It is worth reminding that Legendaries also won't work past level 115, locking both systems to Legion content.

Artifacts in Battle for Azeroth loses all their traits and are now just normal weapons, with stats scaling with the relics present in the Artifact.

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Pre-Expansion Battle for Azeroth Patch 8.0 On PTR - Thu, 14 Jun 2018 13:18:54 -0500
The PTR has been updated for Patch 8.0, the pre-expansion patch for Battle for Azeroth. However there is no option yet for character copy or premades.

The exact date is not yet announced, as stated at the Q&A.

Learn what is going away in the pre-patch or Battle for Azeroth in our What To Do Before Battle for Azeroth guide.

Here is an overview of what to expect in Patch 8.0. Learn more in our Patch 8.0 Feature Preview guide.

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Liveblog of the June 14 Battle for Azeroth Beta Q&A with Ion Hazzikostas - Thu, 14 Jun 2018 12:29:24 -0500
Game Director Ion Hazzikostas is back with another developer Q&A and answering questions about the beta for the upcoming expansion, Battle for Azeroth. We'll be liveblogging all the answers from the Q&A and highlighting any important questions and answers from the stream.

You can watch the stream below.

Watch Live Developer Q&A with Ion Hazzikostas from Warcraft on www.twitch.tv

Just like last time, we decided to create some BINGO cards for this Q&A.

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Battle for Azeroth Mythic+ Changes - No Gear Swaps, Weekly Best Screen - Thu, 14 Jun 2018 05:58:22 -0500
With Mythic+ now available on the Battle for Azeroth Beta, players have started to notice some changes to the feature in the upcoming expansion. The largest change prevents players from swapping gear pieces, including trinkets and Azerite Armor while inside a Mythic+ dungeon.

Edit: Blizzard has confirmed no gear swaps are intended during the Q&A.

With all these changes, let us know what you think in the comments! We'd like to hear your thoughts.

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This Week in WoW History: Deaths of Chromie, Tomb of Sargeras, Warforged Nightmare - Thu, 14 Jun 2018 00:06:20 -0500
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.

Patch 7.2.5 is released, and with it, Tomb of Sargeras and The Deaths of Chromie! The authenticator receives some changes, and a toy/pet combo appear at the Battle.net Shop! Let's go, then!

2017

June 13, 2017

Patch 7.2.5, Deaths of Chromie, was released on this day! A minor content patch for Legion, it included many new events.

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Reins of the Admiralty Stallion - Battle for Azeroth Reputation Mount Preview - Wed, 13 Jun 2018 20:03:56 -0500
Today's Battle for Azeroth mount preview is the Reins of the Admiralty Stallion! This is a mount available to purchase when you reach Exalted with Proudmoore Admiralty, an Alliance faction in Battle for Azeroth. Other fun rewards from this faction include Gnoll Targetting Barrel and Cursed Spyglass.

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Mage Tower is Active Again on NA Realms - Wed, 13 Jun 2018 15:57:00 -0500
The Mage Tower Building is active again on NA realms as of Wednesday afternoon! It should stay active until Saturday Afternoon! Players that have at least 35 traits on their Artifact (Power Unbound) can work on solo challenges for an Artifact Appearance. We have guides to beating the challenges for all 36 specs as well as detailed comments on all challenge quest pages.

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Powerlevel Pets with Squirt on NA Realms for June 13th - Wed, 13 Jun 2018 15:35:27 -0500
Squirt is now up in the Garrison on NA realms for June 13th. This is an amazing day to powerlevel pets during the Pet Battle Bonus Event due to Sign of the Critter. With Squirt up, you can repeatedly farm this Menagerie battle with one main pet and two "carry" pets that need experience. If you do this on an alt below level 110, you can get some actual leveling experience as well.

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World of Warcraft Storytelling Panel at E3 - Wed, 13 Jun 2018 13:32:47 -0500
Blizzard is holding a special World of Warcraft Storytelling panel at E3 with Steve Danuser (Sr. Narrative Designer), Terran Gregory (Project Director - Cinematics), Christie Golden (Sr. Writer) and Matthew Mercer.

The stream is now over and the VOD can be seen below.

In recent years, Blizzard has been making a conscious effort to tie the storylines between expansions together and provide more cinematics and cutscenes for crucial moments in the story.

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Graves from Before the Storm Added to Battle for Azeroth Beta (Spoilers) - Wed, 13 Jun 2018 11:46:59 -0500
The graves referenced in Before the Storm, the latest Blizzard novel released yesterday, have been added to the Battle for Azeroth beta. Thanks to Utigarde on Reddit for noticing this.

Story spoilers.

In Before the Storm, Anduin and Sylvanas allow torn families to reunite for one day in Arathi Highlands. The event ends in tragedy when Sylvanas kills all Forsaken present, both those wanting to stay with Calia Menethil and those fleeing back to Sylvanas.

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King's Rest - Battle for Azeroth Beta Dungeon Preview - Wed, 13 Jun 2018 06:25:34 -0500
Today we are previewing King's Rest, one of the two Mythic-only Dungeons in Battle for Azeroth. King's Rest is rep-gated behind the War Campaign for Alliance players.

Make sure to check out the Dungeon Journal for all of Battle for Azeroth's dungeons and our other Dungeon Previews:

The MOTHERLOAD!!

Atal'Dazar

Freehold

Tol Dagor

Waycrest Manor

Video

Story (Spoilers)

Few places in Zandalar are more sacred than Kings' Rest.

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How to Unlock Each Warfronts Stage and Available Content - Wed, 13 Jun 2018 00:03:22 -0500
Starting last week, Blizzard added the full Warfronts feature on the Battle for Azeroth Beta. Control of Arathi Highlands will flip between the factions and one faction's players will be allowed to access the Warfronts feature right before Arathi Highlands flips control.

Having control of Arathi allows access to bonus quests and a unique World Boss!

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Echoes of Alterac: Yrel Now Live in Heroes of the Storm - Tue, 12 Jun 2018 20:46:38 -0500
A new Warcraft-themed event has started in Heroes of the Storm, Echoes of Alterac, running from June 12th through July 9th. On June 12th, the new hero Yrel launches and players can start completing quests for Alterac-inspired mounts. Read on for our overview and event tips, as well as a giveaway for a free Yrel hero!

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Battle for Azeroth Build 26812 Broadcast Text - Motivations for Teldrassil Attack (Spoilers) - Tue, 12 Jun 2018 20:46:37 -0500
Battle for Azeroth Build 26812 broadcast text possibly sheds more light on Sylvanas' motivations for attacking the Night Elf lands. Story Spoilers.

Throughout Battle for Azeroth's development, we've gotten tidbits of the Burning of Teldrassil storyline, culminating in Malfurion building a wall of wisps to keep the Horde out, Sylvanas causing chaos with Azerite to distract the wisps and break down the wall, and Malfurion facing Saurfang directly, only losing when Sylvanas shows up too.

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New Plundered Weapon Models in Battle for Azeroth - Tue, 12 Jun 2018 19:37:59 -0500
Battle for Azeroth Build 26812 adds a variety of "Plundered" weapons and Vrykul shoulders. According to Muffinus, those models come from Island Expeditions.

Some of these items are brand-new models while others are interesting recolors of weapons from Warlords, Throne of Thunder, Zul'Aman, and Mogu'shan Vaults.

Click on any of the weapons, and then the red "View 3D" button on their pages, to see them in the model viewer.

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Battle for Azeroth Testing - Mythic Keystones, Heroic Mythrax and G'huun - Tue, 12 Jun 2018 18:34:34 -0500
Battle for Azeroth testing continues with the long-awaited Mythic+ Keystone testing as well as Heroic Mythrax and G'huun in Uldir this week.

Learn more about these bosses in our Battle for Azeroth Dungeon Boss Overview and Uldir Boss Ability Overview.

Mythic Keystones

Blizzard

Mythic+ Keystone Dungeons are now available for testing. After completing a Mythic dungeon, you should receive a random keystone.

Please use this thread for any Mythic+ feedback that you have.

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Battle for Azeroth Build 26812 Class Changes - Talents, Abilities, Azerite - Tue, 12 Jun 2018 17:44:19 -0500
Battle for Azeroth Build 26812 class changes are here, including the announced Frost DK changes. Edit: Talent calc and BFA site now updated.

Some of the following blue post announcements are present in this build:

Frost DK Changes:
Pillar of Frost is once again a baseline ability, Cold Heart is a talent, swaps to 60, 90, and 100 talents.

Marksmanship Hunter:

Changed cast time for Aimed Shot and Steady Shot, as well as Survival of the Fittest working with Lone Wolf

Brewmaster Monks:

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Battle for Azeroth Build 26812 - Pre-Patch and BFA Splash Screens, Water Elemental Model - Tue, 12 Jun 2018 17:21:46 -0500
A new Battle for Azeroth build is on the way, with an updated water elemental model and Splash Screens for the pre-patch, Alliance, and Horde.

More Build 26812 Coverage:

Water Elementals and BFA Splash Screens

Plundered Weapon models from Island Expeditions

Broadcast Text - Sylvanas' Motivations for Teldrassil

Class Changes - Frost DKs, Demonology Locks

Pre Patch

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New in Battle for Azeroth Pre-Launch!

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