Battle for Stromgarde Our war effort was successful. Report to the Boralus Harbor for transport forto the warfront. Your mission is to take back Stromgarde and rebuild it to it's former glory! For the Alliance!
The Siege of Lordaeron Stage 8: The Great Eagle Defeat the Darkspear trolls and their leader, Durja.
Mage Tower is Active Again on EU Realms - Thu, 21 Jun 2018 18:30:04 -0500 The Mage Tower Building is active again on EU realms as of Thursday evening! Players that have at least 35 traits on their Artifact (Power Unbound) can work on solo challenges for an Artifact Appearance. We have guides to beating the challenges for all 36 specs as well as detailed comments on all challenge quest pages.
Battle for Azeroth: PvP Rating Updates Blog - Thu, 21 Jun 2018 16:18:52 -0500 Blizzard has released a new blog about upcoming changes to the Rating and Rewards systems for PvP in Battle for Azeroth. The expansion will come with precise brackets for each rating band, a PvP Weekly Reward similar to the Weekly Mythic+ Challenger's Chest and changes to how players obtain the Vicious mounts.
Ratings will now fall in the following categories:
Welcome Back Weekend: How to Get Back into World of Warcraft in 2018 - Thu, 21 Jun 2018 14:04:26 -0500 Blizzard has just announced the Welcome Back Weekend promotion, where players with inactive accounts can freely log back into their accounts, even without an active subscription! This event lasts through June 24th and will serve as a means to reconnect past players with World of Warcraft.
Welcome Back Weekend
Through June 24
GET BACK IN THE FIGHT Battle for Azeroth™ fast approaches and you're needed back on the front lines.
Welcome Back Weekend: Character Services 25% Off on the Blizzard Shop - Thu, 21 Jun 2018 13:05:42 -0500 Currently, there is a 25% discount on all character services on both the Blizzard Shop, and the In-Game Shop: Faction Change, Race Change, Appearance Change, Name Change and Character Transfer. This promotion will last through June 24th!, as part of the Welcome Back Weekend promotion!
Battle for Azeroth™ is approaching fast, and everyone is needed back on the front lines.
Welcome Back Weekend: World of Warcraft is Temporarily Free to Play - Thu, 21 Jun 2018 12:50:08 -0500 Players who currently have their WoW accounts inactive have noticed that their accounts are temporarily free to play. Accounts that have been deactivated for a long time, have also been updated to Warlords of Draenor accounts. This was first noticed on a r/wow Reddit thread. This will last through June 24th, and is part of the Welcome Back Weekend Promotion!
Upcoming Australian Dollar Pricing Changes for WoW Services - Thu, 21 Jun 2018 11:07:47 -0500 Blizzard has announced upcoming changes to the pricing of World of Warcraft services for Australian players. Historically these changes are based on the fluctuation of the exchange rate of the currency with the US Dollar.
Below you can check out the full statement and table of changes.
World of Warcraft is played in many regions around the world, and we regularly conduct reviews of the prices of our games and services in all currencies.
Midsummer Fire Festival 2018 Guide and Wowhead Pins Giveaway - Thu, 21 Jun 2018 09:04:28 -0500 The Midsummer Fire Festival is a time of merriment and festivities celebrating the hottest season of the year! Festival bonfires are lit around all of Azeroth, Outland, Pandaria, Draenor, and the Broken Isles and players can travel to each to honor (or desecrate) their flames. The festival is a reference to real world Midsummer celebrations during the summer solstice.
Complete List of Class Changes From Legion to Battle for Azeroth - Thu, 21 Jun 2018 02:12:14 -0500 Due to popular demand in the previous expansions, throughout Battle for Azeroth testing cycle, we have been maintaining a page showing the complete spell changes that happened from the current version of Legion to the latest Battle for Azeroth Beta build. This major list is curated manually and usually updated a few hours or a day after a build happens.
Updated to Build 26871
Besides the one main list, we also have pages detailing the changes to every class and specialization.
Wowhead's Battle for Azeroth Beta Key Giveaway: Week 4 - Wed, 20 Jun 2018 21:20:44 -0500 The tides of war draw near, as Battle for Azeroth launches on August 14th! The fine folks at Blizzard Entertainment have graciously given Wowhead tons of Battle for Azeroth beta keys to give away and we want you to join in on the fun.
We have thousands of Battle for Azeroth beta keys to give away, spread out over many weeks! This week we have 750 keys for our traditional site giveaway and even more from Discord giveaways over the weekends!
Effects from Artifact Traits and Legendaries Used in Battle for Azeroth - Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:31:00 -0500 Earlier in Battle for Azeroth's test cycle, we prepared an article highlighting effects from Artifacts and Legendaries that were incorporated by specializations. Many builds have passed ever since and, due to the popularity of the topic, we've decided to upgrade the post to its own full-fledged article!
Battle for Azeroth Login Screen - Tue, 19 Jun 2018 21:30:48 -0500 We now have the Battle for Azeroth Login Screen. Learn more about the expansion with our Battle for Azeroth Overview and Daily Datamining Updates.
The main title music "Before the Storm" will be playing on this screen:
With every expansion, our musical mages reach deep down into their souls and summon a tableau of sound to accompany your next adventure.
The update reflects the updated character model to Uther, plus makes the light in the interior of the room look more natural. These changes may indicate that the Western Plaguelands might play a new role in the upcoming conflicts in Battle for Azeroth.
Druid Artifact Transmog UI Implemented on Battle for Azeroth - Tue, 19 Jun 2018 19:45:29 -0500 Players have been asking about how the Druid Artifact Transmogs will work going forwards, and in today's Battle for Azeroth Beta build, we found out how they're planning on implementing it! While the system doesn't work quite yet, we aree able to look at the UI.
Opening the transmog UI from a Reins of the Grand Expedition Yak or Transmogrifier NPC will show a new tab in the dropdown menu to the right called "Artifact Pair" for Feral and Guardian specs.
Dark Iron Dwarf - Mole Machine Racial now usable on Beta - Tue, 19 Jun 2018 19:38:39 -0500 When the Dark Iron Dwarf racials were first announced, the Mole Machine racial was not implemented. As of build 26871, the Mole Machine has been implemented! The Mole Machine has a 30-minute cooldown, and can be used while outdoors as a portal to Stormwind or Ironforge.
What's also interesting about the Mole Machine is that everyone in your party (or raid) can also use the Mole Machine! However, the Mole Machine will disappear as soon as the Dark Iron Dwarf uses the Mole Machine.
Battle for Azeroth New Feature: Research Options - Tue, 19 Jun 2018 19:28:44 -0500 Build 26871 has added a new feature to the game: Research Options. Research Options resemble Legion's Order Hall advancements as they provide a tree of options you can select to change your gameplay throughout Battle for Azeroth.
From each row, you can select one option and the requirements to unlock them start with levels only and then go to other content like Islands, Warfronts, and reputations.
Below you can find the full current options in beta.
Battle for Azeroth Music - Tue, 19 Jun 2018 19:21:14 -0500 Blizzard has added all of the Battle for Azeroth music in build 26871. We are uploading all of the music to our YouTube channel and this post, keep checking back as we add more!
Our Battle for Azeroth Expansion Overview and Datamining Updates are updated with the latest information. Build 26871 coverage includes: