WoW Classic Spotlight: Onyxia's Lair - Sat, 25 Nov 2017 20:10:15 -0600 Hey everybody! In this new series, we start exploring elements that made Vanilla hold it's coveted spot in our hearts. For the very first article, since we had a taste of classic raiding with the WoW's 13th Anniversary, we decided to spotlight one of the very first raids in the history of WoW: Onyxia's Lair!
Serving as most player's first raiding experience in Vanilla, Onyxia's Lair is located in the swamps of Dustwallow Marsh. Gaining entrance to her lair, though, was no simple task:
The Hearthstone reveal season for Kobolds and Catacombs has started. It started with a livestream with Game Designer Peter Whalen and Brian Kibler and more card reveals have been ongoing throughout the week.
If you're new to this series or want to re-visit past posts, you can check out the previous articles right here on wowhead.com
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Several months ago, we launched this feature showing data from Warcraft Logs only based on Mythic difficulty. Based on feedback, we've expanded it to Heroic difficulty today as well, as some different boss mechanics led to varying popular talents and gear.
Green Dragons Spotlight: Farming Nature Resistance Gear for Huhuran - Fri, 24 Nov 2017 15:02:30 -0600 Throughout WoW's 13th Anniversary, players are farming the Classic Green Dragon bosses once again. Back in classic WoW, farming these bosses was important for Nature Resistance gear. Here's a look at what was needed for Princess Huhuran, one of the first resistance fights in WoW.
Princess Huhuran was the fourth boss in Temple of Ahn'Qiraj, known for dropping the tier tokens Qiraji Bindings of Command and Qiraji Bindings of Dominance.
Today's boss preview is Aggramar. Aggramar is a three phase encounter in which the raid will be battling Aggramar directly in each phase. Each phase is separated by an intermission where the raid need to deal with powerful elemental adds that are trying to annihilate the raid.
Black Friday Sales for Blizzard Fans 2017 - Thu, 23 Nov 2017 19:46:30 -0600 There is a chill in the air and it's not the Lich King! It's the season for shopping and there are various Black Friday and Cyber Monday Sales happening! This is usually a good time to try to get some Blizzard swag for yourself or since it's the season of giving, for that special someone in your life that also shares the same love for the same games you do! It is also a excellent time to upgrade that potato of a computer you or that special someone is playing on!
Coven of the Shivarra Antorus Raid Boss Preview with FatbossTV - Thu, 23 Nov 2017 14:59:24 -0600 Antorus the Burning Throne, Legion's 5th raid, opens on November 28th. In preparation for the upcoming raid, FatbossTV created early previews of all the bosses. Closer to the launch of Antorus, Fatboss will be creating in-depth video guides, as well as written raid strategy guides published on Wowhead.
Today's boss preview is the Coven of the Shivarra. This boss is a council-style fight, with three bosses that share a health pool.
AutomaticJak Interview with Sigma on Classes - Thu, 23 Nov 2017 11:26:10 -0600 With Antorus right around the corner, this is the perfect time to know more about class design, balance and future goals for instances. During BlizzCon, our Holy and Discipline Priest guide writer, Jak interviewed Sigma, also known as Jay, from the WoW Development Team.
The interview goes over many different topics, ranging from balance, to utility, to Mythic Dungeons and to Raid Cooldowns.
Wowhead Weekly is a World of Warcraft podcast with Wowhead Site Manager Perculia and Video Manager TradeChat where all the recent Blizzard news and Wowhead developments are discussed. This week's episode includes Lulaboo who cooks different Warcraft Cookbook recipes on her Twitch channel! You can subscribe to our YouTube Channel to see every episode.
The WoW References in the Overwatch Blizzard World Map - Wed, 22 Nov 2017 14:10:46 -0600 The latest Overwatch map, Blizzard World, is filled with Warcraft references. The map just went up for testing on the PTR and we hopped on to highlight all the Warcraft details like toy Ashbringers and Green Hills of Stranglethorn! Check out our video below, as well as the map on the PTR, to see even more references to other Blizzard games.
Wouldn't it be fun to go to Blizzard World in person?
Legendary Updates for Antorus - Wed, 22 Nov 2017 10:36:11 -0600 As we previously announced, Antorus, the Burning Throne will open its doors on November 28th/29th and, as with every new raid in Legion, there have been updates to Legendaries to accomodate the higher ilvl gear from the new raid.
Legendary Item Level
With a new raid comes a new item level for legendaries. When Antorus, the Burning Throne opens, all new legendaries will drop at ilvl 1000.
WoW's 13th Anniversary - Unique Transmogs from the World Bosses - Tue, 21 Nov 2017 23:35:13 -0600 With the WoW's 13th Anniversary ongoing, we gained access to World Bosses of Old via the daily quest The Originals. You can defeat the original, Blasted Lands version of Lord Kazzak, the blue dragon Azuregos, and one of the four Green Dragons of Nightmare (Ysondre, Lethon, Taerar and Emeriss).
Quite a few transmogs went away with these World Bosses were removed, back when the world changed during the Cataclysm. Now, players have another chance of snagging some of these unique pieces!
Varimathras Antorus Raid Boss Preview with FatbossTV - Tue, 21 Nov 2017 18:49:32 -0600 Antorus the Burning Throne, Legion's 5th raid, opens on November 28th. In preparation for the upcoming raid, FatbossTV created early previews of all the bosses. Closer to the launch of Antorus, Fatboss will be creating in-depth video guides, as well as written raid strategy guides published on Wowhead.
Today's boss preview is Varimathras. This is a Patchwerk style fight--stick together, avoid Shadow Damage for the Misery debuff, and move as a group while nuking the boss.
Official Raid Preview: Antorus the Burning Throne - Tue, 21 Nov 2017 12:06:34 -0600 We've been regularly covering Antorus content updates here on Wowhead, and today Blizzard has released their official preview of the upcoming raid with details on each boss.
Make sure to check out the Antorus teaser quest with Eonar that went up earlier today!
Gear in Battle for Azeroth - Legendaries, Artifacts, Azerite - Recap by TradeChat - Mon, 20 Nov 2017 23:39:05 -0600 With all the discussion about tier sets in Battle for Azeroth, we thought it was worth recapping all the other gear changes happening for context! TradeChat has published a video and written the summary below on what's happening to legendaries and artifacts, as well as the new item system Heart of Azeroth.
If you want to learn more about what's up with gear in Battle for Azeroth, check out Legendaries and Titanforging, Azerite and Heart of Azeroth, and No Tier Set Bonuses.