Gamescom Interview with Ion "Watcher" Hazzikostas and Slootbag - Sat, 20 Aug 2016 13:43:54 -0500 During the gamescom Legion stream today, Ion “Watcher” Hazzikostas joined Slootbag for additional discussion on Legion. We've highlighted the topics discussed (starting 1:55 in the stream) including the news that in 7.1, addons will not be able to access unit positions in raids, dungeons, and competitive instances.
Legion gamescom Q&A with Ion Hazzikostas - Fri, 19 Aug 2016 13:16:51 -0500 Assistant Game Director Ion "Watcher" Hazzikostas sat down with FatbossTV on the official Blizzard gamescom stream to answer questions about Legion and Patch 7.1 content.
Watch live video from FatbossTV on www.twitch.tv
Blizzard has also posted a high-definition version of the Return to Karazhan teaser video:
This is a summary of key points in the Q&A; please watch the VOD linked above for exact wording and tone.
The Warcraft movie DVD will contain several deleted scenes; one of the deleted scenes has been posted by Flicks and the City 2. This scene appears to take place early in the film; it's based on a scene from the novelization in which orcs from different clans meet each other for the first time and discuss the fel.
Blizzard at gamescom: Return to Karazhan Patch 7.1 - Wed, 17 Aug 2016 15:33:13 -0500 Blizzard has launched the Legion Cafe for gamescom 2016, recreating the Fel Hammer for Demon Hunters. Slootbag announced on his Twitter that today's livestream will conclude with a Q&A with WatcherDev and a teaser.
Patch 7.1 was revealed to be Return to Karazhan, featuring Karazhan as a 5-player epic dungeon as well as a mini-raid to wrap up the Stormheim storyline. Learn about the original Karazhan here.
Liveblog summary (watch the VoD for a full transcript):
Wowhead Weekly #90 is covers the new Demon Invasion Patch: Havoc and Vengeance Demon Hunters, everything about Demon Invasions and secret items. We also have a bunch of new merchandise to talk about, including a sneak preview of the Legion Collector's Edition.
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.
Legion Dungeon Previews and Wowhead Guides - Fri, 12 Aug 2016 14:41:50 -0500 Over the past few days, Blizzard has been posting previews of dungeons in the Broken Isles. There are 10 dungeons total; so far four have been posted: Eye of Azshara, Neltharion's Lair, Vault of the Wardens, Assault on Violet Hold.
Dungeons play a larger role in Legion than in Warlords of Draenor. Here are some of the changes:
Most professions send you into dungeons to loot an item to learn specific recipes.
Yesterday we previewed secret items from the Broken Shore, such as Alaina's Bonnet. Today, we're highlighting a similar batch of items that can only be picked up before you complete the Demon Hunter Starting Zone.
Players can pick up ilvl 680 accessories, Inquisitor's Menacing Eye which is identical to Oralius' Whispering Crystal and increases agility by 100, and the 28-slot bag Vile Stalkerskin Pouch.