Patch 7.1.5 Hotfixes for January 25th - Wed, 25 Jan 2017 19:44:23 -0600 Hotfixes are up for January 25th! They include a fix for Might of Krosus not splitting damage and players not getting the quest item for Nighthold: Darkness Calls.
Blizzard January 25 HotfixesAchievements
"Pillars of Creation" now properly requires the completion of the quest "The Eye of Aman'thul" to satisfy the appropriate criteria. Classes
Soul of the Forest will maintain its damage increase at 1, 2, and 3 stacks of Lunar and Solar Empowerments.
7.2 PTR: Build 23445 Achievements, Artifact Traits, and Glyphs - Wed, 25 Jan 2017 13:16:07 -0600 The 2nd build from the 7.2 PTR is now here! This build will include the Tarren Mill vs Southshore PvP brawl and focus on increased stability and testing for content enabled last build. Earlier today Blizzard explained Artifact Power Changes coming in Patch 7.2 - do not stockpile your Artifact Power!
For reference, here is what was new from the first PTR build:
Monk Tier 20 Armor Models - Wed, 25 Jan 2017 11:05:32 -0600 Patch 7.2 introduces the Tomb of Sargeras raid which drops Tier 20 armor sets! Many of these sets are inspired by Tier 6 Black Temple, but Monks weren't in game yet, so Blizzard got creative designing Monk Tier 20.
The Mythic shoulders are a bit more elaborate than the Normal shoulders, and there are also eight tints total for this set, up from the usual seven.
Paladin Tier 20 Armor Set Models - Tue, 24 Jan 2017 20:54:07 -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 Paladin set, based on . All sets include additional 3D armor pieces on the gloves, legs, and boots, and the Mythic shoulders are extra-elaborate with additional hovering effects.
Note that this is an early version of the set, and colors and details are subject to change.
Patch 7.1.5 Hotfixes for January 24th - Tue, 24 Jan 2017 20:03:29 -0600 Patch 7.1.5 Hotfixes are up for January 24th! These include buffs to many Nighthold Trinkets, improvements to Mythic Keystone dungeon rewards, and some PvP ability tweaks.
Essence Font's periodic effect can now correctly critical heal.
Shadow Dance should no longer sometimes consume a charge but fail to trigger.
Transmog Set Collections and Achievements in Patch 7.2 - Tue, 24 Jan 2017 16:03:05 -0600 Getting one more PTR preview in before the next build later today! As we covered last Thursday, there are some transmog updates, notably a transmog set tab and achievements to encourage you to complete a full set! Here is a closer look at the transmog improvements:
New Transmog Set Tab
In the "Appearances" tab of the Collection Manager, there is a new option to sort by set. This keeps track of the following matching armor sets for your class:
Balance of Power Artifact Appearance Unlocked - Tue, 24 Jan 2017 12:16:23 -0600 The Valorous Artifact Appearance from Improving on History can finally be completed! This questline unlocks a new artifact weapon style, as well as the tints for Unleashed Monstrosities, Glory of the Legion Hero, and Keystone Master if you have completed those achievements.
Minkage has reported they have completed Balance of Power this morning! Also thanks to Dannyglover for submitting a picture of their character with one of the new Balance of Power tints!
Nighthold Mythic and the first wing of LFR, Arcing Aqueducts, opens on January 24th for US realms and January 25th for EU realms! Here's a look at what you need to know about what's new in Nighthold!
Update: The weekly world boss is The Soultakers, weekly bonus event is Battleground Bonus Event, and weekly Nighthold quest is The Nighthold: Wailing In The Night. The Soultakers can drop Thrice-Accursed Compass and Runes of the Darkening.
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.