7.2 PTR Build 23436 Models, Mounts, and Pepe - Thu, 19 Jan 2017 23:27:31 -0600 Our 7.2 PTR Previews continue! In this post we'll cover new 3D models and mounts, including Disguised Anduin, all the known tints for Class Mounts, and Demon Hunter Pepe. We are going through our post and adding more tints to each class' mount, keep refreshing for updates!
There is a ton of 7.2 PTR info so we've made several posts on the details:
Patch 7.2 PTR Starts Today and Patch Recap! - Thu, 19 Jan 2017 14:46:32 -0600 The Patch 7.2 PTR is scheduled to begin today! As we wait for PTR maintenance and new data, here is a look at everything previewed at BlizzCon 2016 for Patch 7.2!
We've highlighted our BlizzCon liveblog, screenshots, and Blizzard's own 7.2 preview below in this post. We also have in-depth articles on Legion Pathfinder and Class Mounts and New Artifact Appearances that have pictures and models of the new weapons and mounts.
Mythic Keystone Reward Increase and Curious Coin Droprate Confirmation - Thu, 19 Jan 2017 12:29:16 -0600 For Blizzard posts today, we learned that Mythic Keystone Rewards will increase from Level 12 to Level 15 when Mythic Nighthold is released, and that it is intended that Curious Coin has an increased droprate in Patch 7.1.5. This currency lets you purchase fun items from the Destiny-themed vendor Xur'ios, including Arcadian War Turtle, Krota's Shield, and Boon of the Nether.
Mythic Keystone Reward Increase
Mythic Keystone rewards will increase next week with the opening of Mythic Nighthold.
Patch 7.1.5 Hotfixes for January 18th - Wed, 18 Jan 2017 19:34:41 -0600 Patch 7.1.5 Hotfixes have been posted for January 18th, involving some Brawler's Guild and PvP updates. Players are also discovering secret items and leaving Wowhead comments on pages like Golden Hearthstone Card: Lord Jaraxxus, Memory Cube, and Skull of Corruption; if you're looking to research more secret items, Fel Focusing Crystal is a potential Nighthold toy!
Now Hiring: Senior PHP Developer and Lead Engineer for Wowhead - Wed, 18 Jan 2017 17:10:43 -0600 We're hiring again on Wowhead! This time Wowhead is looking to pick up a new PHP developer to create features, as well as a Lead Engineer to supervise implementation. Both positions are full-time and salaried with benefits. The Senior PHP Developer has the option to either work from home remotely or in our office in West Los Angeles, California, while the Lead Engineer position is for our LA office.
Patch 7.1.5 Hotfixes for January 17th and PvP Reward Distribution - Tue, 17 Jan 2017 19:06:19 -0600 With the opening of the Nighthold raid, Blizzard has implemented many class tuning changes, as well as a reduction of materials needed to craft Tome of the Tranquil Mind and Codex of the Tranquil Mind. Mythic Emerald Nightmare is also now eligible for cross-realm raid groups.
As part of our database updates to account for hotfixed spells and accurate values, we also datamined a few new quests including:
The Nighthold is Legion's third raid, opening on January 17th on US realms and January 18th on EU realms. Here is our overview of The Nighthold Raid, with links to strategy guides, information on rewards, when each boss is available, and more!
Edit: the Nighthold Raid Cinematic is now up, click here to view it! Major spoilers.
Humongris is also up as this week's World Boss and the Northrend Timewalking Dungeon Event is this week's Bonus Event.
The Nighthold Raid Cinematic (Spoilers) - Mon, 16 Jan 2017 19:03:08 -0600 At the end of the Nighthold raid following the defeat of Gul'dan, players experience an epic cinematic. Major spoilers ahead.
This cinematic ties up threads seen in pasts quests like A Falling Star, Bringer of the Light, Light's Charge, The Nighthold, The Hunt for Illidan Stormrage, Soul Prism of the Illidari, The Once and Future Lord of Shadows. We have also added versions in Russian, German, and French.
Nighthold Raid Strategy Guides for All Bosses - Sun, 15 Jan 2017 21:28:26 -0600 Nighthold opens the week of January 17th and the team at Wowhead has been preparing by publishing guides to all topics, like the Nighthold Loot Guide and Transmog Weapon Pairings for Mythic Nighthold Gear.
Nighthold Strategy Guides
Our raid strategy guides are now all live, which cover each boss' abilities, trash, loot, and phase strategies in detail.