Bonus Rolls in Battle for Azeroth: 2 Coins Per Week, Increased Cost, Mythic+ - Mon, 18 Jun 2018 23:28:24 -0500 Since it's introduction in Mists of Pandaria, the Bonus Roll system has remained through each expansion and raid with minimal changes other than cost and name. However, in Battle for Azeroth players will only be able to purchase TWO coins per week and the base cost of each coin has doubled from Legion.
Effects from Artifact Traits and Legendaries Used in Battle for Azeroth - Mon, 18 Jun 2018 12:00:51 -0500 Earlier in Battle for Azeroth's test cycle, we prepared an article highlighting effects from Artifacts and Legendaries that were incorporated by specializations. Many builds have passed ever since and, due to the popularity of the topic, we've decided to upgrade the post to its own full-fledged article!
Artifact Traits and Legendary Effects Returning in Battle for Azeroth - Updated to Build 26812
Frost Death Knight
NEWCold Heart effect became the new talent Cold Heart.
Reins of the Dapple Gray - Battle for Azeroth Reputation Mount Preview - Mon, 18 Jun 2018 08:26:10 -0500 Today's Battle for Azeroth mount preview is the Reins of the Dapple Gray! This is a mount available to purchase when Exalted with Storm's Wake, an Alliance faction in Battle for Azeroth. Other fun rewards from this faction include Tome of Polymorph: Bumblebee and Pair of Bee Wings.
Learn more about this faction in the Storm's Wake Reputation Guide
Check out some of the animations below in our video, or click on the "View in Model Viewer" option to preview all available animations.
Before the Storm Explained (Spoilers) - Lore with Nobbel87 - Sun, 17 Jun 2018 17:04:21 -0500 It's time for our monthly lore collaboration with Nobbel87! In this series, Nobbel will examine the lore behind popular content on Wowhead, and we'll provide database links and guides so you can experience the lore and content in-game. Today's video is all about the novel "Before the Storm" by Christie Golden, now available at bookstores and on Amazon.
Spoiler warnings for the novel as well as Battle for Azeroth.
Kua'fon's Harness Mount and How to Ptrain Your Pterrordax Guide - Sun, 17 Jun 2018 13:55:53 -0500 Today's Battle for Azeroth mount preview is Kua'fon's Harness. This is a mount available by completing the Horde quest chain How to Ptrain Your Pterrordax. The questline takes close to a month and requires you to raise a Pterrordax from birth and we've now got a guide for it!
Learn more about this questline in the How to Ptrain Your Pterrordax Guide
New Guide Series - The Hidden Secrets from Every WoW Expansion - Sat, 16 Jun 2018 23:20:29 -0500 We're happy to present a new guide series - the hidden secrets from every WoW expansion! The collectors from the Wowhead team has been hard at work compiling their favorite NPCs, mounts, hidden events, achievements, and much more for this series of guides. These are some of our most detailed guides and we hope you enjoy them:
Secrets of Kalimdor: Includes Formal Dangui, Reins of the Grey Riding Camel, and Ghosts in the Dark
Azerite Armor is a new feature in Battle for Azeroth that allows players to choose special traits on their Helm, Shoulders and Chest pieces. These traits will only be able to be changed at special vendors in Kul Tiras and Zuldazar. For more information, please see our Guide on Azerite Armor and Traits.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.