Patch 7.3.2 New Environment Assets - Thu, 26 Oct 2017 23:22:51 -0500 In Patch 7.3.2, Blizzard added extra environment files, used as assets for the sky/stars. While these look similar to those used in the Star Augur Etraeus fight, we have confirmed these are new to 7.3.2.
Earlier today we posted an update on an encrypted mount name that also lends itself to speculation.
Warning: expansion speculation and 7.3.2 spoilers in post.
The new void-themed files are used as assets for the sky/stars:
BlizzCon 2017 Community Night - Thu, 26 Oct 2017 18:23:43 -0500 Blizzard has announced details about the BlizzCon 2017 Community night, including the host and Talent Contest judges. One of the judges is our very own Wowhead Weekly co-host, TradeChat!
Make sure to enter our Virtual Ticket Giveaway--we're giving 15 away!
Blizzard It’s almost time for BlizzCon, which means this year’s Community Night—featuring the Costume, Talent, Art, and Movie contests—is fast approaching. This year, we’re doing something a little different:
Decrypting the Lucid Nightmare - Thu, 26 Oct 2017 12:26:20 -0500 Blizzard has released a blog post explaining each clue of the Lucid Nightmare puzzle that was solved over a month ago by the Secret Finding Discord Community. This blog post gives the answer to each clue, and explains the reasoning behind it.
To earn this mount in-game, players were hunting for notes in a specific order. Many clues were located in Old God related locations including Ulduar, AQ40 and Val'Sharah.
For those who've missed it. You can get all our party details by visiting this year's Wowhead BlizzCon Party page. You can still RSVP to skip the General Admission line! But, if you decide to attend last minute, everyone is welcome, RSVP or otherwise.
Undocumented Changes in Patch 7.3.2 - Wed, 25 Oct 2017 15:56:25 -0500 Patch 7.3.2 surprised us all with its release this week. The patch notes were relatively brief, so there are many undocumented changes, including changed Tier 19 and Tier 20 set bonuses.
The following changes have been compiled for Wowhead by Nightswifty of the Achievements Discord. The r/wow community has also been listing undocumented changes as well.
Korean Wowhead Now Live - Now Hiring Paid Localizers - Wed, 25 Oct 2017 00:55:33 -0500 The Wowhead team is pleased to launch Korean Wowhead! You can find the fully-translated version of the site at ko.wowhead.com, or by adjusting the language dropdown found at the top-right corner of any page.
We've listened to your feedback on past localized sites, and are trying out some new major things with our Korean update.
First off, we're trying to make Wowhead's front page more accessible to non-English speakers.
Baby Tortollan Pet Named Tottle Datamined - Tue, 24 Oct 2017 16:27:14 -0500 We've discovered a new upcoming pet in the files today, a baby Tortollan named Tottle. We've found his base stats and his abilities, including 2 new abilities, and pet journal description.
Tortollan were first featured in Hearthstone during the Journey to Un'Goro expansion which features multiple cards with Tortollan card art. The race name of Tortollan is very similar to name Tortolla from Cataclysm's Mount Hyjal and could be related.
Patch 7.3.2 Now Live on NA Servers - Tue, 24 Oct 2017 09:54:00 -0500 The Launcher has now updated to Patch 7.3.2 and servers are now live on NA! This patch includes the Primal Sargerite Vendor today and the new Pantheon Trinkets, new and upgraded legendaries, and the Antorus Raid at a future date.
There has been no official announcement yet from Blizzard and we will update this post once there is.
Want to know what's coming in the patch? Check out our Patch 7.3.2 Compendium.
The Shop UI has been redesigned with recommendations for new players, a new UI, more gifting options, and a dropdown menu for additional Battle.Tag services. A few days ago, Blizzard launched more social options like Groups, Profiles, Avatar.
Wowhead's Artist's Corner and Giveaway - Euphyley - Sun, 22 Oct 2017 18:13:13 -0500 Welcome to a new article series that we at Wowhead are trying out! Here at Wowhead we love art, every and all forms of it - drawing, painting, sculpting, woodworking, metalworking, jewelry making, papercrafting, badge making, everything under the sun.
In an effort to share with you all what we love what our wonderful community does we are trying out what we like to call "Wowhead's Artist's Corner"! About once a month we will feature an artist and their craft.
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
My name is Gumdrops and I’m the lead moderator for the /r/woweconomy subreddit and the accompanying Discord server. I am also the Support Manager & User Evangelist for TradeSkillMaster, the Auction House addon suite for World of Warcraft.
Hearthstone - Hallow's End Free Card Packs and Rewards
Starting on October 24 and continuing for the next two weeks, players will be able to log in for Hearthstone's celebration of Hallow's End. Log in once a week for the next two weeks to receive a free card pack and a free arena ticket.
Four Playable Sub Races in Next WoW Expansion? - Sat, 21 Oct 2017 19:01:48 -0500 Players have been hopeful for more racial customization, with the addition of the Lightforged Draenei from the Army of the Light faction. Based on a discovery made by KayRule, speculation points to four possible playable sub-races in the future--perhaps in the next WoW expansion after Legion. Perhaps we'll learn more at BlizzCon 2017.
Keep in mind this is all speculation based on datamining - this could simply be a new way of categorizing data. Also - possible spoiler warning.
Wowhead Survey - Win a Shadow Battle Pet - Sat, 21 Oct 2017 17:55:28 -0500 Every few months Wowhead runs surveys regarding market research here and it's that time again! This time we're asking Wowhead users to help improve a gamer's user experience by answering questions about strategy games on mobile devices.
As thanks for answering this survey, we'll be randomly picking thirty people who reply to our survey before October 27th (@ 11:59 PM Pacific) to win a Shadow Battle Pet.
If you're interested in planning your tier sets in advance, and haven't looked at these items in a while, read on! If you've just been looking at the in-game Encounter Journal to see Antorus loot, you won't find the updates to set bonuses and stats covered in this post.