Patch 7.2 Artifact Preview: A Challenging Appearance - Mon, 20 Mar 2017 15:03:14 -0500 Players in Patch 7.2 can unlock new artifact appearances by completing a special Class Challenge. Today Blizzard has provided some more details on how to access these challenges--but the actual challenges remain a secret.
You will have to construct the Mage Tower on the Broken Shore to access the encounter via Fel Treasures. The first time you access the encounter, it will be free - but if you fail, all future attempts will cost Nethershard, a currency returning in 7.2.
7.2 PTR Legendary Item Changes - Updated March 20th - Mon, 20 Mar 2017 12:34:19 -0500 Last week Blizzard published a list of legendary item changes coming in a PTR update, and today this post has been updated with more changes. Learn more about legendary updates in our Patch 7.2 Legendary Overview.
I've updated the title and first post of this thread. It now includes a number of changes that were made in the last week.
The new notes mention visual changes to several legendaries, Darckli's Dragonfire Diadem and Norgannon's Foresight:
User Interface Improvements in Patch 7.2 - Mon, 20 Mar 2017 10:34:06 -0500 Patch 7.2 contains many user interface improvements, including better Appearance Collection searching and an Open All button for the mailbox.
Blizzard summarized many of the changes in the 7.2 PTR Notes, but we've found a few updates omitted from the notes as well. We've also taken pictures of some of the most important changes so you can see them in action.
World Quests which count towards an emissary have a strong golden border around them in 7.2.
Mythic Nighthold Video Guides by FatbossTV - Sun, 19 Mar 2017 20:42:08 -0500 Here at Wowhead we've been previewing the 7.2 PTR pretty heavily, but we haven't forgotten about 7.1.5. FatbossTV, the author of our written Nighthold Strategy Guides, released the first five Mythic Nighthold video guides this week. Check them out below, and if you need more details, we've linked their written Wowhead guides as well.
This is also a good time to remind everyone that the Tomb of Sargeras raid is not coming with the launch of 7.2.
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All the Class and Artifact Trait Changes in Patch 7.2 - Sat, 18 Mar 2017 10:43:02 -0500 Patch 7.2 may have fewer class changes than Patch 7.1.5, but there are numerous Artifact updates as well as some meaningful class changes. Every week Wowhead posts a list of the datamined changes from each 7.2 PTR update, but some players would also like to see the changes from the past few months to get an overall sense of how the classes evolve.
7.2 PTR - Build 23780 Marked As Release Candidate - Fri, 17 Mar 2017 14:55:58 -0500 For our second 7.2 PTR build of the week, we've datamined a handful of legendary and spell updates. More importantly, build 23780 is marked as a release candidate, which means the 7.2 PTR is pretty polished and could go live soon! Several days ago the background download for Patch 7.2 also appeared on the Battle.net launcher.
Looking at the Latest PTR additions, many March of the Tadpole micro-holiday items like Tadpole Gift were properly added to the data.
Druid Spell Animation Improvements in Patch 7.2 - Fri, 17 Mar 2017 10:33:09 -0500 Druids, Hunters, and Death Knights receive updated spell animations in Patch 7.2. In our video below we've previewed all of the new animations for Druids as well as compared them to their old effects.
The updated spells include: Fury of Elune, Lunar Strike, Solar Wrath, Starfall, Starsurge, Tranquility, and Efflorescence. Fury of Elune has the most visible change since the beam is now purple, not orange.
Un'Goro Madness Micro-Holiday Now Live (EU + US) - Thu, 16 Mar 2017 18:04:29 -0500 The dinosaurs in Un'goro Crater are getting restless! As part of the Un'goro Madness micro-holiday, battle level 110 elite dinosaurs for Dino Mojo. This event is now live on EU and US realms.
Sound familiar? Journey to Un'Goro is Hearthstone's latest expansion, and March 17th marks a kick-off stream introducing brand-new cards!
There are three Un'goro Elites up at any given time. In addition, all dinosaurs in Un'Goro scale up to max level!