Patch 7.1.5 Hotfixes for January 23rd - Mon, 23 Jan 2017 21:39:06 -0600 The full list of January 23rd hotfixes is now up, covering many class changes in preparation for the start of Mythic Nighthold, and a significant buff to Artifact Power rewards from Rated PvP. Earlier today, Blizzard further detailed Nighthold trinket changes with additional details on Convergence of Fates.
January 23 HotfixesClasses
Increased the damage of most Feral spells and abilities by 8%.
Upcoming Convergence of Fates and Animated Exoskeleton Changes - Mon, 23 Jan 2017 20:36:23 -0600 Blizzard has posted detailed information on upcoming changes to the Nighthold trinket Convergence of Fates. This follows many changes posted earlier today on buffs to other Nighthold Trinkets. The tank trinket Animated Exoskeleton also received a buff, and more tank trinket changes will come at a later point.
Blizzard Here's the changes we're looking to make for Convergence of Fate's interaction with some of the throughput cooldowns it affects.
Upcoming Nighthold Trinket Changes and Class Hotfixes - Mon, 23 Jan 2017 15:32:25 -0600 Blizzard is making a number of changes to Nighthold Trinkets, including Convergence of Fates. For this trinket, the base effectiveness will be increased for Frost and Unholy Death Knights, reduced for Windwalker Monks, and additional tuning for how it works with specific talents. These changes should go live with the start of Mythic Nighthold. There are also a number of class tuning hotfixes planned for the start of Mythic Nighthold as well.
Pet Battle Dungeon: Wailing Critters in Wailing Caverns - Mon, 23 Jan 2017 10:19:31 -0600 At Blizzcon 2016, we were teased with some information of a Battle Pet Dungeon. Now with P.T.R 7.2 we can take a better look at the new dungeon - Wailing Critters in the Wailing Caverns.
Deviate Dangers Deviate the deviate critters that are flourishing in the caverns.
Son of Skum The Son of Skum has awakened and blocks your way!
Legacy of Fangs Battle the companions of cavern's former druid inhabitants.
Patch 7.2 Broken Shore Preview - Sun, 22 Jan 2017 18:06:42 -0600 Patch 7.2 adds the Broken Shore as a new outdoor questing hub. We're returning to the location of our early defeat against the Legion to drive them back and fight through to the Tomb of Sargeras. Here's our early look at the zone:
The main hub on the Broken Shore is Deliverance Point. This hub will be filled with heroes and champions of your class. Compare the two screenshots below to see how the same area is filled with Death Knight mobs for Ketsuki and Boomkins for MrPeach.
Patch 7.2 Legion Demonic Invasions - Sun, 22 Jan 2017 14:55:24 -0600 In Patch 7.2, Legion Invasions will return - this time they'll spawn all over the Broken Isles! Here's our early look at the invasions - many screenshots provided by mrpeach774 from the Wowhead Discord.
Legion Invasions can spawn in any zone, like Assault on Val'sharah. At this point, the zone is taken over by demons and all regular World Quests are replaced by demon-themed ones. Here are some you'll find in the Val'sharah invasion:
Patch 7.2 PTR New Items - Legendaries, Mounts, Battle Pets, Professions - Sat, 21 Jan 2017 14:54:21 -0600 Patch 7.2 PTR work continues - Wowhead's database is now updated with the latest items, spells and more! Below we're previewing the new interesting items we've found. Check out our other recent post to read about our Artifact Calculator updates and a list of new golden traits!
There are four legendaries added in Patch 7.2 that require specific materials to craft. These legendaries do not have procs associated with them yet on the PTR - likely incomplete.
Lunar Festival 2017 Holiday Updates and Guide - Sat, 21 Jan 2017 03:05:58 -0600 The Lunar Festival runs from January 21st through February 4th and is now live on US and EU realms. Learn about all the Elders, toys, fireworks, and Coins of Ancestry in our updated holiday guide! (The Lunar Festival isn't the only active holiday - the Call of the Scarab micro-holiday is up as well.)
Warlock Tier 20 Armor Set Models - Fri, 20 Jan 2017 23:41:20 -0600 Patch 7.2 introduces the Tomb of Sargeras raid which drops Tier 20 armor sets, heavily inspired by Tier 6 sets from Black Temple. In this post we're previewing the Tier 20 Warlock set, based on .