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FatbossTV Garothi Worldbreaker Preview, Mythic +10 for Max Loot This Week, Video Games Live Concert - Thu, 24 Aug 2017 18:44:21 -0500
In today's roundup, FatbossTV has previewed the first boss of the upcoming raid, Blizzard confirms that you only need a +10 for Max Loot this week and the Video Games Live Concert at Gamescom 2017.

Patch 7.3 releases on Tuesday, August 29. Make sure to catch up with our Patch 7.3 Content Hub.

FatbossTV Garothi Worldbreaker Preview

FatbossTV have started their Antorus, the Burning Throne raid previews and the first boss is Garothi Worldbreaker.

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World of Warcraft Legion On Sale Through September 5th - Thu, 24 Aug 2017 15:39:06 -0500
World of Warcraft Legion is now available to purchase at a discount price, just in time for Patch 7.3! You can purchase it through Amazon, or via the US or EU Links. This sale lasts through September 5th, 11:59pm PDT.

Note: purchasing Legion through Amazon provides a small kickback to Wowhead which directly supports the site.

For European players, Standard Legion is now 29.99 Euros down from 44.99. The Digital Deluxe edition is 44.99 down from 59.99.

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Seat of the Triumvirate - Official Dungeon Preview - Thu, 24 Aug 2017 11:10:05 -0500
The new dungeon The Seat of the Triumvirate opens the third week of Patch 7.3, with four new bosses on Heroic and Mythic difficulty. Today Blizzard has released their official preview about the dungeon with developer insights.

Earlier during the Patch 7.3 PTR, FatbossTV previewed the dungeon. Click here for the dungeon loot tables and encounter abilities.

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Blizzard Gamescom 2017 Interviews - Vanion and Ion Hazzikostas - Thu, 24 Aug 2017 07:40:58 -0500
With Blizzard at gamescom, various sites and influencers are conducting interviews about Patch 7.3! Next up we're highlighting Vanion's Interview with Ion Hazzikostas.

Be sure to check out the earlier interview recap of TradeChat with Ion Hazzikostas and Blizzplanet and PCGamesN with Ion Hazzikostas.

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Patch 7.3 - Netherlight Crucible Preview - Thu, 24 Aug 2017 03:03:57 -0500
In Patch 7.3, players will be able to unlock the Netherlight Crucible on Week 3 of the Patch, after completing the main Argus campaign. This will allow players to gain item levels on their weapons and augment their relics with new abilities and a bonus trait!

You can find out more information about the patch in our Patch 7.3 Hub or simulate your luck with our Netherlight Crucible Talent Calculator.

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Patch 7.3 - Invasion Points Preview - Wed, 23 Aug 2017 18:14:13 -0500
In Patch 7.3, one of the features which will unlock on Week 2 of the Patch are Invasion Points. Players will visit new planets and defeat the demons inside for great rewards!

Patch 7.3 will be released on August 29th! Make sure to be ready for the patch by checking out our Patch 7.3 Hub.

There are two types of invasion points:

Tier 1 will allow 3-10 players to participate in the instance.

Tier 2 will require a raid to defeat the boss, but drops item level 930 gear.

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Patch 7.3 Tips for Returning Players - Wed, 23 Aug 2017 17:26:08 -0500
With the gamescom news that Patch 7.3 is coming week of August 29th, many players are excited to jump back into WoW after a break. Blizzard is adding many catch-up mechanisms making this the most alt-friendly patch so far. In this post we'll highlight everything being simplified from 7.2 to 7.3 and we hope to see you on Argus!

Over the past few weeks the Wowhead team has been creating a variety of new player resources and guides.

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Shadows of Argus Key Art - Wed, 23 Aug 2017 12:46:56 -0500
Following the launch date of Patch 7.3, Blizzard has revealed truly epic key art for Shadows of Argus by artist Glenn Rane.

Catch up on all the other Patch 7.3 info revealed today:

Official Patch Notes

Launch Date Reveal, Cinematic, Survival Guide

Gamescom Liveblog

Not sure why certain characters are present in the art? Check out our review of the 7.3 lore in collaboration with Nobbel87.

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World of Warcraft 7.3 Patch Notes - Shadows of Argus - Wed, 23 Aug 2017 12:03:52 -0500
Official World of Warcraft 7.3 Patch Notes are here! Patch 7.3 goes live August 29th and you can learn more about the patch on our Patch 7.3 Argus Content Hub.


World of Warcraft Patch 7.3

New Features

Following recent events in the Broken Isles, a link has been created between Azeroth and Kil'jaeden's homeworld of Argus, bringing the Burning Legion closer than ever to destroying Azeroth.

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Patch 7.3: Shadows of Argus Released on August 29th - Wed, 23 Aug 2017 12:02:43 -0500
At the Gamescom Blizzard Reveal Ceremony, it was revealed that Patch 7.3: Shadows of Argus would be released next week on August 29th.

Make sure to be ready for Patch 7.3 which all the information in the Patch 7.3 Hub.

Patch 7.3 Trailer

The Patch 7.3 Trailer has been released and you can check it out below.

Argus Questline Opening Cinematic

At Gamescom, Blizzard also showed off one of the three cinematics coming to the Argus questline in Patch 7.3.

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Gamescom 2017 - Blizzard Reveal Ceremony Liveblog - Wed, 23 Aug 2017 10:53:30 -0500
The Blizzard Reveal Ceremony will be kicking off at 9 PDT today with announcements from the developers of each game. You can watch the stream on the Blizzard Twitch stream or YouTube.

Edit: The livestream is now over and the VoD can be seen below.

We can expect discussion on Patch 7.3 for WoW. It's possible that we can see a release date or the patch trailer today!


Patch 7.3 is called Shadows of Argus which will release in 1 week on August 29!

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Blizzard Gamescom 2017 Interviews - Blizzplanet and PCGamesN - Tue, 22 Aug 2017 23:15:36 -0500
With Blizzard at gamescom, various sites and influencers are conducting interviews about Patch 7.3! Next up we're highlighting interviews by Blizzplanet and PCGamesN with Ion Hazzikostas.

Be sure to check out the earlier interview recap of TradeChat with Ion Hazzikostas.

In addition to a video, Blizzplanet also has a detailed written transcript. Here are the highlights below:

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Battle Pet Updates in Patch 7.3: 40+ New Pets, Family Fighter Achievement, Battle Scaling Tech - Tue, 22 Aug 2017 19:25:50 -0500
With the Pet Battle Bonus Event going on this week, now is the purr-fect time to look at all the new updates coming to battle pets in Patch 7.3! There are over 40 new pets, a new battle tamer achievement, pet battle scaling tech, and more!

New Battle Pets

Check out over 40 new pets in our PTR database! Click on the pets to see their appearance, abilities, flavor text, and more.

Wild Pets

Krokuun: Bile Larva, Bilescourge, Flickering Argunite


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Blizzard Gamescom 2017 Interviews - TradeChat and Ion Hazzikostas - Tue, 22 Aug 2017 12:25:29 -0500
With Blizzard at gamescom, various sites and influencers are conducting interviews about Patch 7.3! First up is an interview with Game Director Ion Hazzikostas and TradeChat.

Here are some of the interview highlights, check out the video for even more information:

Ion personally is looking forward to the story quests in Patch 7.3 the most. Fans of the Suramar experience will enjoy the storytelling in the Argus end-game zones.

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New Events in WoW for August 22: Pet Battle Bonus Event, Warsong Scramble PvP Brawl - Tue, 22 Aug 2017 09:54:11 -0500
New World of Warcraft Legion Events for the week of August 22 include the Pet Battle Bonus Event, the Warsong Scramble PvP Brawl, the second week of the Spirit of Eche'ro Archaeology mount, new Mythic+ Affixes and a new World Boss.

For the day-to-day updates on Emissary quests, Xurios, Mythic+ Affixes, Violet Hold Mythic and more, please visit the Today in Broken Isles section of Wowhead's front page.

PvP Brawl - Warsong Scramble

Warsong Scramble is the third Weekly PvP Brawl!

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WoW Esports Roundup: PvP Like a Pro Series, Europe Championship Finals, Gladiator's Summit Esports Show - Mon, 21 Aug 2017 21:09:41 -0500
Today's WoW Esports Roundup includes the final two parts of the PvP Like a Pro Series, the European Championship Finals at Gamescom and the new Gladiator's Summit Esports Show.

Gladiator's Summit Esports Show

Bajheera and Venruki are the hosts of the Warcraft Esports show, Gladiator's Summit. These shows will be recorded throughout the season and released on the WoW YouTube channel. You can find out more information in the blog post or you can watch the first episode which is available now!

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Monk Tier 21 and PvP Armor - Chi'Ji's Battlegear - Mon, 21 Aug 2017 18:40:46 -0500
Today we are previewing the Monk Tier 21 set from Antorus, the Burning Throne, Chi'Ji's Battlegear, and recolored sets from Legion Season 5 PvP. Keep track of all the Tier 21 armor sets and their bonuses on our Tier 21 armor overview.

Excited about transmog? Check out the Trial of Style Event going on.

Video Preview

We're previewing all of the tints for Mythic, Heroic, Normal, LFR, Elite, Alliance, and Horde on Male and Female Humans.

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Restoration Shaman Updated Casting Animations Including Upright Male Orc in Patch 7.3 - Mon, 21 Aug 2017 14:37:39 -0500
Casters receive updated animations in Patch 7.3 and today we're previewing Restoration Shaman. Check out our Patch 7.3 coverage page for links to other videos we've made of updated animations.

More caster animations can be previewed here and Blizard has also written a blog documenting the process in revamping the animations.

In addition, we've previewed the Restoration Shaman animations on a male orc; they now cast upright!

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Blizzard at Gamescom 2017 -- Preview Stream - Mon, 21 Aug 2017 10:57:17 -0500
Blizzard is at Gamescom 2017 this week from August 22-26 but today Blizzard is hosting a preview stream starting at 9:00 PDT. All games will be having one Blizzard Reveal Ceremony on 23rd at 1800 CEST, so make sure to check back then for all the new Gamescom Information.

You can find the stream on YouTube or Twitch and you can check out the full schedule in our previous post.

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Preparing for Patch 7.3 - Sun, 20 Aug 2017 14:33:04 -0500
With patch 7.3 in the horizon, a lot of people ask themselves what they should do before the patch hits. What is going away? What isn't going away? What should I do prepare for the patch? Those are the questions that we try to answer in this post!
If you need help figuring out at which step of the many Legion attunements your character is on, make sure to check our Attunements tool!

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Weekly Blizzard Roundup - Wowhead Weekly #129, Destiny 2 on Launcher, Lich King Hearthstone Raid, Overwatch World Cup Top 8 - Sat, 19 Aug 2017 15:37:44 -0500
This week's Blizzard Roundup includes Wowhead Weekly, Destiny 2 on the launcher, the Lich King Hearthstone Raid at Gamescom and the Overwatch World Cup Top 8.

Wowhead Weekly #129

Perculia and Tradechat are back for another episode of Wowhead Weekly!

Destiny 2 on Launcher

Recently, Blizzard released a blog post announcing a change to the name. Now, Destiny 2 has appeared on the Launcher in preparation for the upcoming Open Beta.


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WoW Economy Weekly Wrap-Up: Strategic Alts, Sniping, Battle Pets & Crowdsourced Data - Sat, 19 Aug 2017 10:37:16 -0500
WoW Economy Weekly Wrap-Up
Welcome to the third edition of the WoW Economy Weekly Wrap-up!

If you're new to this series or want to re-visit past posts, you can check out the first and second edition, including some tips on farming and selling Transmog while the current Trial of Style event is active.

My name is Gumdrops and I’m the lead moderator for the /r/woweconomy subreddit and the accompanying Discord server.

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New Site Feature: Track Legion Attunements and Requirements for New 110 Players - Fri, 18 Aug 2017 18:03:38 -0500
There's so many things to do in Legion, with different content, mounts, and quests for each class. We're pleased to announce the launch of the Legion Attunement Tool to help you keep track of all the basic requirements!

Simply go to, enter in your character info, and see what you have to complete for basic Order Hall, Artifact, Dungeon, LFR, and Suramar requirements.

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7.3 PTR Build 24853 Spell Updates - Fri, 18 Aug 2017 14:32:33 -0500
A small 7.3 PTR build was deployed today, with some buffs and nerfs to various specs. This is the third PTR update this week; earlier builds added music and updated Broken Isles map.

Class ToolsBloodTalentsHonor TalentsArtifact CalcFrostTalentsHonor TalentsArtifact CalcUnholyTalentsHonor TalentsArtifact Calc

Specialization (1)

Frost Death Knight   Effect #1 Apply Aura: Modifies Damage/Healing Done
Value: 3023%
Affected Spells:

Effect #2 Apply Aura:

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