Wowhead Weekly #120 and Week in Review - Sat, 20 May 2017 11:39:22 -0500 Catch up on the recent week in WoW News - 7.2.5 Chromie Scenario, Destiny 2 on Battle.net, giftable Wowhead Premium and more in our weekly recap.
Wowhead Weekly is a World of Warcraft podcast with Wowhead Site Manager Perculia and Video Manager TradeChat where all the recent Blizzard news and Wowhead developments are discussed. You can subscribe to our YouTube Channel to see every episode. We also livestream each episode Friday afternoons, starting at 6pm EST, on twitch.tv/wowhead.
Mage Tower Artifact Challenge Guides for All Specs - Fri, 19 May 2017 16:35:04 -0500 The Mage Tower is back up on NA realms from May 19th through 22nd, opening up the spec-specific challenges for A Challenging Look. The Mage Tower buff up for this rotation is Knowledgeable, which grants a chance at bonus Artifact Power in Dungeons and Raids - great for Nighthold or Mythic+.
Today we are excited to announce that we have a complete set of thirty-six guides for all Artifact Challenges.
Powerlevel Pets with Squirt on NA Realms for May 19th - Fri, 19 May 2017 10:12:28 -0500 Squirt is now up in the Garrison on NA realms for May 19th! 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.
On the Petopia search page there are new filters for matching mounts and battle pets. Clicking on any of the search results shows a page listing all the hunter tames of a certain appearance, as well as images of matching mounts and pets.
Destiny 2 Coming to Battle.net - Thu, 18 May 2017 13:12:25 -0500 On the Destiny 2 gameplay reveal today, Mike Morhaime made the surprising announcement that Destiny 2 will be coming to Battle.net. Blizzard is partnering with Bungie and Activision to bring Destiny 2 to the PC -- only through Battle.net. You'll be able to use your Blizzard Balance to purchase Destiny 2!
This is the first time a non-Blizzard game has been added to the Battle.net launcher and it will be interesting to see if more are added in the future.
Warrior Tier 20 Armor - Titanic Onslaught Armor - Thu, 18 May 2017 12:07:23 -0500 With the Tomb of Sargeras raid opening in late June, we're revisiting the Tier 20 armor sets with in-depth previews! Since our first round of Tier 20 armor previews, Blizzard has updated some visual details and we've set up transmog set and modelviewer pages on Wowhead.
Today we are previewing the Warrior Tier 20 set, , which has very cool helm and shoulder animations! Keep track of all the Tier 20 armor sets and their bonuses on our Tier 20 armor overview and Transmog Set Database.
Warcraft Logs Launches Raiding Character Profiles - Wed, 17 May 2017 20:04:59 -0500 Warcraft Logs has added Character Profile pages this week, fusing important character data with their unique raid rankings! Wowhead has partnered with Warcraft Logs to provide some of the tooltips and data, and we wanted to highlight the new feature.
To get started, simply type in the name of your character in the search box on Warcraft Logs. You'll be taken to a page with lots of important raid and character information, useful for finding logs and recruiting players!
A Found Memento: Raising a King - Wed, 17 May 2017 12:54:34 -0500 Last month, Alliance players were treated to a special questline about King Anduin Wrynn, starting from A Found Memento off the coast of the Broken Shore. Today, Blizzard has provided more insights into this epic questline and cinematic.
For those of the Alliance, the loss of King Varian Wrynn at the Broken Shore continues to echo throughout Azeroth.
Maiden of Vigilance Tomb of Sargeras Early Preview with FatbossTV - Wed, 17 May 2017 12:15:39 -0500 Tomb of Sargeras, Legion's 4th raid, opens in Patch 7.2.5 in mid-to-late June. In preparation for the upcoming raid, FatbossTV created early previews of all the bosses. Closer to the launch of Tomb of Sargeras, Fatboss will be creating in-depth video guides, as well as written raid strategy guides published on Wowhead.
Maiden of Vigilance is the seventh boss in the Tomb of Sargeras raid.
The Deaths of Chromie Scenario - 7.2.5 PTR Preview - Tue, 16 May 2017 17:19:31 -0500 The Deaths of Chromie is a new solo challenge scenario up for testing on the 7.2.5 PTR! While the scenario title sounds quite serious, it's actually tongue-in-cheek. Chromie finds herself in trouble across multiple timelines and it's up to you to help her disrupt all the threats! Earn reputation, special transmog sets, and more for helping Chromie.
Chromie needs your help in Dalaran.
The Day That Chromie Dies: Investigate Chromie's vision of her death in Wyrmrest.
Wowhead's database is now updated for the latest PTR, check out the latest items. They include the new legendaries described in this post, items for the Chromie Scenario Transmog datamined last week, and more Darkmoon Faire items like Metal Plate Portrait of Cage Head.