Overwatch Launch: Introducing Overking Guides! - Mon, 23 May 2016 15:41:41 -0500 Blizzard's newest game Overwatch launches today on Monday, May 23 at 4:00 PM Pacific! Players who purchase Overwatch Origins Edition or the Collector's Edition will also receive a Baby Winston battle pet in WoW!
Our sister site Overking has you covered with a series of hero and gameplay guides:
Dev Watercooler: Gearing Up for Legion PvP - Mon, 23 May 2016 12:04:12 -0500 Blizzard has posted an lengthy blog on their plans for PvP in Legion. For more information on PvP rewards, check out our Legion PvP Overview:
Player stats are now automatically set in PvP and increased based on your average item level.
In Legion, when players win a Battleground, Skirmish, Arena, or Rated Battleground, they have a chance to receive a piece of gear directly.
Warcraft Movie Twitter Q&A, War Room Tour, USA Today Lothar Spotlight - Mon, 23 May 2016 10:45:11 -0500 With a few days before the world premiere of the Warcraft movie, there's a new set tour of the War Room, a character spotlight on Lothar, and a Twitter Q&A on Easter Eggs, favorite lines, and Thunderfury, Blessed Blade of the Windseeker. Check out our Warcraft Movie Hub for our past coverage and a link to buy tickets!
War Room Set Tour
Rob Kazinsky goes behind the scenes to highlight the War Room in Stormwind.
In addition to Wowhead's own beta key giveaway, TradeChat is giving away 150 keys on her own channel. If you want a written overview to the content in the Legion Beta, check out our Getting Started in the Legion Beta post.
Legion Dressing Room Update - Order Hall Armor Models Added - Fri, 20 May 2016 00:35:45 -0500 The Legion Dressing Room received a major update in tonight's beta build, with all of the new Order Hall sets added to the modelviewer. These sets resemble Mists of Pandaria Challenge Mode armor with different colors and shoulder details.
Load the Order Hall sets in the Dressing Room by choosing an armor set, clicking on View in 3D on the set page, and then "Open in Dressing Room."
Order Hall Sets are acquired by doing different things in Legion.
As we prepare for the launch of Overwatch next week, we have refreshed the free BattleTag update for all Battle.net accounts! We often see feedback with requests to update your BattleTag, and as we move into a new universe filled with soldiers, scientists, adventurers and oddities it’s important that you have a nickname that represents you!
Like your current moniker? No problem! You will continue to keep and use your existing BattleTag without needing to take any action.
Wowhead's Legion Beta Key Giveaway: Week 2 - Thu, 19 May 2016 21:48:40 -0500 The Legion returns on August 30th: are you prepared? The fine folks at Blizzard Entertainment have graciously given Wowhead tons of Legion beta keys to give away and we want you to join in on the fun.
We have thousands of Legion beta keys to give away, spread out over many weeks! This week we have 500!
Each week, enter to win a Legion beta key by completing in-game achievements, which we'll track here on Wowhead. We'll keep things interesting by picking new achievements each week.
Data is also in about the "safe spaces" required to change talents without a special consumable, Wartome of the Sharpened Mind. This decision to restrict talent changing was announced a few days ago; read about it here:
For our daily dose of Warcraft movie news, Legendary has released a featurette highlighting the grueling training regime Paula Patton had to go through to play Garona--six days a week, several hours each day.
We've received more details on the Warcraft movie promotions starting very soon. Check out our Warcraft Movie Hub to see our past movie coverage and our recent post on Legion Talent Restrictions if you're looking for beta news!
Earlier today we covered WoWGirl's press interview, the #WarcraftIRL press event, the Orgrim featurette, and a video on the ILM Visual Effects, and yesterday we covered the "Protect" TV Spot and Epicenter Moscow Event.
This was a big week for both Legion and the Warcraft movie for Wowhead Weekly, with the start of Legion beta, Wowhead's first Legion beta key giveaway, movie transmog rewards added to the data, and lots of interviews and coverage following the Hollywood press event.
Wowhead's Legion Beta Key Giveaway: Week 1 - Thu, 12 May 2016 20:58:24 -0500 The Legion returns on August 30th: are you prepared? The fine folks at Blizzard Entertainment have graciously given Wowhead tons of Legion beta keys to give away and we want you to join in on the fun.
We have thousands of Legion beta keys to give away, spread out over many weeks! This week we have 400! Winners have now been emailed, please check the email used for Wowhead registration for your key.