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Midsummer Fire Festival 2018 Guide and Wowhead Pins Giveaway - Fri, 22 Jun 2018 21:03:00 -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.

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BFA 26903 Transmog BoEs - Unused Raid Armor Tints, Vrykul Armor - Fri, 22 Jun 2018 21:02:58 -0500
Battle for Azeroth build 26903 adds a number of BoE items resembling armor from past expansions. Many unused tints from Cataclysm and Mists of Pandaria raid tiers will finally see the light of day through these BoEs, similar to the Plundered Weapons from Island Expeditions. Other sets from this list provide non-class specific versions of LFR tints that were previously locked to one class.

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New Items in BFA 26903 - Teebu Sword, Blizzard References, Gladiator Tabard and Cloak - Fri, 22 Jun 2018 19:48:06 -0500
Overview of the new items added in Battle for Azeroth build 26903, including a Teebu sword, some Blizzard references, and Dread Gladiator tabards and cloaks.

New Teebu Sword

Teebu's Blazing Longsword is an extremely-rare and highly-coveted sword for transmog, resembling a fiery lightsaber. Now in Battle for Azeroth we're getting a higher-resolution version of this sword--Teebu's Scorching Straight Sword!

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Welcome Back Weekend: How to Get Back into World of Warcraft in 2018 - Fri, 22 Jun 2018 16:31:00 -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.

For active players, there is another promotion: All Character Services are 25% Off through June 24th!

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Macro Guides - How to Make a Macro and Popular Macros - Fri, 22 Jun 2018 16:29:37 -0500
As we continue with our series of guides aimed at explaining interesting tools, addons and features to players, today we are spotlight guides focusing on macros. These guides will go over macro basics, popular macro constructions, how to make your own macros, and popular macros for PvP.

Macro Guide

The Macro Guide by Anshlun covers the basics, listing chat/emote commands, combat commands, target modifiers, conditionals, key modifiers, general commands, and slot IDs.

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Mythic Dungeon Invitational Global Finals Survival Guide - Fri, 22 Jun 2018 12:21:53 -0500
The Mythic Dungeon Invitational Global Finals take place June 22nd through 24th. In our event survival guide, we'll highlight all the teams, rules changes, schedule, and Mythic+ tips!

Where to Watch

You can watch the event on the Warcraft Twitch and join in the fan discussion in Method's MDI Viewing Party Discord Channel.

Watch live video from Warcraft on www.twitch.tv

Blizzard

Where to WatchYou can catch all the action in English on the official Warcraft Twitch channel, https:

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World of Warcraft Mobile Armory App to be Discontinued July 11th - Fri, 22 Jun 2018 11:57:30 -0500
Blizzard has just announced that the WoW mobile app will be discontinued come July 11th. This retirement happens roughly three months after the removal of the remote Auction House feature from the app.

With the retirement, the WoW Legion Companion app will be the official World of Warcraft mobile app, receiving updates and new features in the future, including Battle for Azeroth support. Below you can read the full statement.

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Speculation on the Pre-Expansion Patch Launch Date for Battle for Azeroth - Fri, 22 Jun 2018 08:20:10 -0500
With Battle for Azeroth on the horizon, many players are curious when the pre-expansion patch will hit. We do not have an official answer yet, but based on some data we are speculating that the BFA expansion pre-patch will land on July 17th.

Assuming the pre-patch will last roughly a month, as the Legion pre-patch started on July 19th with the expansion launch on August 30th, we could be possibly looking at July 3rd, July 10th, or July 17th for the BFA pre-patch.

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New Secret Toy in Battle for Azeroth Beta: Gem of Acquiescence - Fri, 22 Jun 2018 03:56:02 -0500
The Secret Finding Discord Community continues to be hard at work on locating any secrets that might be scattered on the Battle for Azeroth beta. Muffinus, the developer responsible for the recent secrets that brought the community together through Legion, released a couple ominous tweets regarding more secrets being hidden on beta.

Another secret has since been found on Battle for Azeroth beta: The Gem of Acquiescence!

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Battle for Azeroth 26903 Class Changes - Abilities, Talents, Azerite - Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:14:37 -0500
Overview of class updates in Battle for Azeroth build 26903. Edit - more coefficient changes added, and talent calc updated.

Talent Calculator
Includes coefficient changes

Highlights

Hunter

Many Pet abilities had their tooltips fixed to match their BFA behavior.

Mage

Four new polymorph effects were added: Peacock, Porcupíne, Bumblebee, and Direhorn.

Healers

Healers had many small coefficient changes this build.

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Battle for Azeroth Beta Build 26903 - New Tabards, Cloaks, Icons - Thu, 21 Jun 2018 23:56:46 -0500
A new beta build was datamined and may be live on the Beta servers soon. This build contains new tabards, cloaks and icons.

Tabards and Cloaks

Icons

NEW Contender %s

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.

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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.

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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.

Highlights

Ratings will now fall in the following categories:

Combatant: 1400–1599

Challenger: 1600–1799

Rival: 1800–2099

Duelist: 2100–2399

Gladiator:

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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!

Blizzard

Battle for Azeroth™ is approaching fast, and everyone is needed back on the front lines.

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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!

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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.

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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.

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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!

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Burning of Teldrassil - Horde Playthrough and Unlocking Darkshore World Quests - Wed, 20 Jun 2018 17:09:06 -0500
In the 8.0 PTR, Horde players have access to the prelude to the Burning of Teldrassil questline. We accompany Sylvanas as she moves through Darkshore. Story Spoilers.

More early Battle for Azeroth lore:

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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!

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Comprehensive List of Abilities Added to the GCD in Battle for Azeroth - Wed, 20 Jun 2018 07:44:00 -0500
In Battle for Azeroth, Blizzard is modifying many offensive, mobility and utility abilities to be on the Global Cooldown. We've compiled a list of all the abilities that have been added to the GCD in Battle for Azeroth and the GCD duration.

Edit: Added information from Build 26871.

A question about the GCD was covered in the recent Developer Q&A which goes in-depth as to why Blizzard is making this change.

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Method Jdotb Q&A #14 - Gear Swaps in BFA, Seasonal Affixes, Avoidance Gear, MDI LAN Finals - Wed, 20 Jun 2018 02:22:16 -0500
Our latest Q&A with Method Jdotb is now live which includes his thoughts on the upcoming Mythic Dungeon Invitational LAN Finals, Gear Swaps in BFA, Seasonal Affixes, Avoidance Gear and more!

Check out our previous Q&As with Jdotb: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5, Part 6, Part 7, Part 8, Part 9, Part 10, Part 11, Part 12, Part 13.

Method Jdotb Q&A #14

Want to ask Jdotb a question? Leave a comment below and we'll pick some questions for Jdotb to answer in the next Q&A!

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Battle for Azeroth 26871 Class Changes - Abilities, Talents, Azerite - Tue, 19 Jun 2018 21:53:30 -0500
Overview of class updates in Battle for Azeroth build 26871 including new talents for Arcane Mages. Edit - site and talent calc now updated.

Talent Calculator
Includes Arcane Mage Talents

Our Battle for Azeroth Expansion Overview and Datamining Updates are updated with the latest information. Build 26871 coverage includes:

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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:

Blizzard

With every expansion, our musical mages reach deep down into their souls and summon a tableau of sound to accompany your next adventure.

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