Trial of Style Season 2 Transmog Rewards - 7.3.5 PTR - Tue, 19 Dec 2017 19:49:52 -0600 The fabulous Trial of Style will make a return with a new season, featuring updated rewards. In this past week on the 7.3.5 PTR, we learned a bit more about the transmog rewards you will be able to purchase with Trial of Style Token.
Do you prefer these sets over the Season 1 rewards? Let us know in the comments.
Check out our original coverage of Trial of Style Season 1 to learn more about this holiday.
Nightborne Allied Race Hair Color and Tattoo Updates on 7.3.5 PTR - Tue, 19 Dec 2017 17:46:15 -0600 The Nightborne Allied Race has received more visual updates in recent PTR builds. The Allied Race has a greater variety of hairstyle colors, and the glowing effects from the tattoos more closely resemble that of the NPC Nightborne.
All of these options are now available in Wowhead's Dressing Room, along with the other Allied Race Customization Options.
7.3.5 PTR Build 25727 Allied Race Unlock Requirements - Tue, 19 Dec 2017 14:28:43 -0600 It's time for the 2nd PTR build of the week, which features more Allied Race updates such as interface assets and modified mount and faction flavor text. Catch up on yesterday's build here.
Edit: Added Allied Race Unlock Requirements
Yesterday's PTR build added the hidden tracking achievements for unlocking the Highmountain Tauren Allied Race (Ain't No Mountain High Enough and Exalted with Highmountain Tribe). Today's build added the requirements for 3 more Allied Races:
The Visions of Ogmot the Steadfast - Spoilers! - Mon, 18 Dec 2017 21:44:39 -0600 With each new PTR build, new items are added to loot tables from mobs. The latest build added a new item to the loot table of the Rare Elite Ogmot the Mad, located at the Wound in the World: Journal of Ogmot the Mad. The Journal tells the tale of a boy in the middle of a war, yet another war peon until his life was changed. Warning: Possible Spoilers and Speculation ahead.
The Journal was first posted on r/wow by user wilder_people in this thread.
We also recently found some Allied Race Character Creation Screen Requirements which help us determine how to become eligible to unlock the Allied Races. Also, you can create your own Allied Race character in our Dressing Room and find out all about the Allied Races' Racial Abilities.
Method World First Argus Video - Mon, 18 Dec 2017 12:53:58 -0600 Method has just released their video for the World First Mythic Argus Kill! You can check the video below. So far only three guilds have defeated Argus the Unmaker, Exorsus being the second one, and Memento, which defeated Argus a few hours ago.
Feast of Winter Veil 2017 Holiday Updates and Guide - Sat, 16 Dec 2017 11:35:57 -0600 Feast of Winter Veil starts on the 16th so get prepared to drink some Winter Veil Egg Nog, sit by your Cozy Fire, and open your Stolen Present--wait, what? Is that a new type of present we've found in the database?
Running from December 16th through January 2nd, Winter Veil updates for 2017 include:
Hearthstation/Hearthstation is a new toy which sets out an "improved" Hearthstone table to play!
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Mythic+ Combat Resurrection Change on the 7.3.5 PTR - Fri, 15 Dec 2017 18:39:34 -0600 In an interview with Forbes two months ago, Morgan Day announced they were looking at how combat resurrections function in Mythic+ Dungeons. Now on the 7.3.5 PTR, combat resurrections are a shared resource in Mythic+ Dungeons.
Naesam first noticed the changes on the PTR and we decided to investigate the changes as well.
Here is what we found out:
Combat resurrections are now a shared resource across the entire party.
Allied Race Character Creation Screen Requirements - Thu, 14 Dec 2017 22:14:08 -0600 While Allied Races cannot be created on the 7.3.5 PTR, there's been a ton of datamining pointing to this feature being far along in development--character customization, voice over lines for flirts and emotes, heritage armor, and dialogue for the scenarios.
We dug a bit more into the Interface/GlueXML/CharacterCreate.lua file to see if code was present for creating an Allied Race on the character screen, and if so, what was the logic used to determine who was eligible to make an Allied Race.
Highmountain Tauren Allied Race Tattoo Customization Options - Wed, 13 Dec 2017 19:32:26 -0600 The Highmountain Tauren, an Allied Race in Battle for Azeroth, received tattoo customization options in 7.3.5 PTR Build 25678. Both Male and Female Highmountain Tauren now have a variety of tattoo styles and colors!
All of these tattoo options are now available in Wowhead's Dressing Room, along with the other Allied Race Customization Options.
Vills, an event host form the Achievements Discord tested the new version of Ulduar, called Ulduar (Normal) and noticed the following changes. Keep in mind, all changes on the PTR are not final and are subject to change and Vills posted a copy of his findings on the official forums.
Method Achieves World First Mythic Argus - Wed, 13 Dec 2017 10:23:15 -0600 Method has defeated Argus the Unmaker on Mythic Difficulty after almost a week of progress on him. The kill happened at the start of the second week of Mythic Antorus. Killing Argus the Unmaker on Mythic difficulty rewards the achievement Mythic: Argus the Unmaker and the title ! Congratulations to them!
7.3.5 PTR - New Faction Specific Silithus Questline - Wed, 13 Dec 2017 00:48:08 -0600 A new questline is available on the 7.3.5 PTR which has some differences for Alliance and Horde characters. This questline takes you to Silithus and continues the current story and how it leads into the next expansion, Battle for Azeroth.
There are two different quest chains involving major Lore NPCs. Some of the quests overlap between factions, but there are some faction-specific quests which ask to harm the operations of the opposing faction.