This is a busy week for Legion: Emerald Nightmare Normal/Heroic, Mythic+ Dungeons and Keystones, World Bosses, and Season 1 PvP all open (September 20th US, September 21st EU). We've been busy at work writing guides to all the new content and we're excited to share them with you! If you want a recap of past Legion content, check out our Legion Survival Guide and Things to do at Level 110 Guide.
Pirate's Day and Brewfest 2016 Holiday Updates - Mon, 19 Sep 2016 04:26:37 -0500 This week is packed with new content in Legion: September 20th (21st EU) marks the opening of Mythic+ Dungeons, Normal/Heroic Emerald Nightmare, and Legion Season 1 PvP. But this week also brings with it two holidays, both with new items to collect!
Pirates' Day (Sept 19)
World of Warcraft's Pirates' Day corresponds with the real world "holiday" of International Talk Like A Pirate Day. It's the one day of the year to let your inner pirate out with a good, "Yarr!
Patch 7.1 Preview: UI Improvements - Sun, 18 Sep 2016 14:18:15 -0500 Patch 7.1 hit the PTR earlier this week and in addition to the major content updates like Karazhan, Suramar, and hundreds of new items, there are some UI improvements which we'll cover in this post.
Items that are ilvl upgrades are now marked with a small upwards arrow in your bag.
The flightpath map has received a few updates. It now shows icons for story quest objectives or NPCs, so you can easily see which flight will drop you off the closest.
Patch 7.1 Preview: Suramar Campaign Quests - Fri, 16 Sep 2016 23:38:30 -0500 The Suramar story continues in Patch 7.1 with a nine-week quest series culminating in the Insurrection achievement and the Arcanist's Manasaber mount. This quest series is open for testing on the 7.1 PTR so we played through the entire questline! If you want to experience the Nightborne story at your own pace, be warned there are general spoilers in here.
Each part of the storyline rewards an item ranging from ilvl 830 to ilvl 850.
Emerald Nightmare Raid Guides and Preview - Fri, 16 Sep 2016 12:01:35 -0500 Emerald Nightmare opens on September 20th and we have you prepared with guides to all raid-related topics! Also check out our other newspost from today on PTR updates including 7.1 raid testing and Shadowform returning for Priests!
First up we have the Emerald Nightmare Overview going over all the rewards, transmog appearances, unlock schedule, and dungeon layout. You can even get Nightmare Whelpling and Illusion: Nightmare!
BlizzCon 2016 In-Game Goodies - Thu, 15 Sep 2016 12:10:22 -0500 Blizzard has revealed the 2016 In-Game BlizzCon goodies, including Alliance and Horde murloc pets in Warcraft, and Ganymede with Pepe's colors as part of the special BlizzCon Bastion skin for Overwatch! These goodies are given to ticketholders as well as Virtual Ticket attendees. We're giving away 10 Virtual Tickets in our Legion Launch Scavenger Hunt!
Mythic Keystones and Dungeons Preview - Wed, 14 Sep 2016 12:57:35 -0500 s and a new level of dungeon difficulty is unlocking on September 20th. You can prep for them in advance with our Legion Dungeon Guides which have detailed information on all abilities.
Blizzard has previewed the system below, here are the highlights:
Keystones allow you to run higher-difficulty versions of Mythic+. You can keep leveling up your keystone by completing the dungeon in a certain timeframe.