Battle for Azeroth Community Opinions: State of Unholy DKs - Mon, 25 Jun 2018 22:00:06 -0500 We're back with another Community Opinions article. This week, we've decided to take another look at the state of Unholy DKs, as they recently received large changes on the Battle for Azeroth Beta.
We reached out to the Death Knight community to give their thoughts and opinions on the changes and the current state of Unholy.
Make sure to check out our comprehensive list of class changes which is updated after every build. Here are the Community Opinion articles we've done recently:
Pet Battle Secrets in Drustvar: Wicker Pup, Taptaf the Pig - Mon, 25 Jun 2018 12:26:00 -0500 The secrets in Battle for Azeroth continue being discovered by the Secret Finding Discord Community, and this time, we are showcasing two battle pets found in Drustvar, the Wicker Pup and Taptaf the Pig!
Secrets found by them in the past include the Gem of Acquiescence toy and the Naz'jatar Blood Serpent mount.
Interested in secrets from past expansions? Check out our Hidden Secrets from Every WoW Expansion Guides!
Warcraft Cooking IRL: Sarge's Easy Mac and Cheese, Tauren Tippler, Giveaway - Sun, 24 Jun 2018 18:44:02 -0500 We're back with the latest article in our cooking series! Every month or so Lulaboo will cook a different Warcraft or Hearthstone Cookbook recipe for Wowhead and add her own chef's tips. Past highlights include Fel Eggs and Ham, Delicious Chocolate Cake, and Beer Braised Boar Ribs.
Today Lulaboo is making Sarge’s Easy Mac and Cheese and Tauren Tippler. Get your own cookbook on Amazon. Check out past Wowhead cooking shows at this link.
Mage Tower is Active Again on NA Realms - Sun, 24 Jun 2018 06:33:00 -0500 The Mage Tower Building is active again on NA realms as of Saturday evening! It should stay active until Tuesday 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.
Welcome Back Weekend: How to Get Back into World of Warcraft in 2018 - Sun, 24 Jun 2018 05:31:00 -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!
Outdoor Content in the Updated Arathi Highlands - Sun, 24 Jun 2018 04:52:19 -0500 Arathi Highands was updated in Battle for Azeroth as part of the Warfronts feature. The Alliance and Horde are constantly fighting over control of the zone which offers quests, access to a World Boss and rares that drop toys, mounts and pets.
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Arathi Highlands periodically flips due to the Warfronts Feature and while you own the zone, you will have portal access for quick travel.
User Guide Spotlight: Glory of the Dungeoneer - Sat, 23 Jun 2018 07:19:38 -0500 Hey there! I'm sure you know about the user-submitted guides on Wowhead, but did you know there are over 1500 guides published on the site right now? Even with the categories to organize, it can be difficult for a user to find what they're looking for due to a number of factors. Finding a guide can be particularly difficult when its topic fits across multiple categories (ie. achievements AND dungeons/raids).
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.
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.
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!
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.
The Macro Guide by Anshlun covers the basics, listing chat/emote commands, combat commands, target modifiers, conditionals, key modifiers, general commands, and slot IDs.
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.
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.
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!
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.
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.
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.
Ratings will now fall in the following categories: