Wowhead's Artist's Corner and Giveaway - Straya Obscura - Sun, 28 May 2017 18:57:41 -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.
Rogue Pickpocketing in 7.2.5 - The Lamp of Al'Abas - Sun, 28 May 2017 14:13:41 -0500 A new series of pickpocketing quests is coming for Rogues in Patch 7.2.5! Griftah and Al'Abas have teamed up to allow Rogues to acquire Coins of Air from pickpocketing mobs in the Broken Isles. This currency is similar to the Dingy Iron Coins added in Warlords of Draenor.
Pickpocketing Quest Series
This quest series is available to Rogue players that are level 100 and up:
Wanna Buy a Lamp?: Purchase the Grimy Lamp from Griftah in the Rogue Class Hall.
Wowhead Weekly #121 and Week in Review - Sun, 28 May 2017 10:47:36 -0500 Catch up on the recent week in WoW News - 7.2.5 Blight Boar minigame, the new Squirky Plush and Pet, and upcoming improvements to Wowhead's front page and more in our weekly recap.
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. You can subscribe to our YouTube Channel to see every episode.
Shoe Shine Kit Toy Obtainable in Patch 7.2.5 - Sun, 28 May 2017 02:54:24 -0500 The Shoe Shine Kit kit toy is finally obtainable in Patch 7.2.5! This item has long been the source of speculation as it was datamined during the Legion beta, and Sheddle's Chest spawned every weekend but could not be interacted with. It looks like the chest was previously bugged and was simply fixed in 7.2.5 with the addition of Shoe Shine Kit Tracking Quest added this past week, as the Secret Finding Discord discovered tonight on the PTR.
Trial of Style Transmog Rewards - Sat, 27 May 2017 20:01:39 -0500 The Trial of Style transmog competition is coming in Patch 7.2.5! Earlier in the PTR, we previewed the event, and recently Blizzard added the rewards onto PTR vendors.
These items can be purchased from transmogrifiers in major cities.
Ensemble: Mana-Etched Regalia for 5 Mog Week Token: Grants the appearance, and the original items drop from heroic Burning Crusade dungeons. This set is a recolor of and loosely inspired by the silhouette.
Glowcap Festival Micro-Holiday - Great for Sporeggar Reputation - Sat, 27 May 2017 09:29:08 -0500 The Glowcap Festival is the latest micro-holiday, active on May 27th. This is a throwback to the Sporeggar reputation in Zangarmarsh and it's a great time to earn Sporeggar reputation. Check out the Glowcap Festival database page for some great user tips on how to participate in the event!
Event Description: "Today, the sporelings of Sporeggar in Zangarmarsh hold their annual mushroom festival. Help them keep the great Fshoo alive as long as possible!
Upcoming Front Page Improvements and Survey Giveaway - Fri, 26 May 2017 16:25:31 -0500 World of Warcraft is constantly changing, and as part of that process, the Wowhead team evaluates our own site content to see if we can do anything better. We have been hard at work revamping the front page and have a preview to share with our users today.
Back in Warlords of Draenor, we revamped Wowhead's front page to include news articles, which in turn allowed us to share our PTR database updates, new features, and guide sections with a wider audience than before.
If you're brand new to Blizzard games or just want another chance to try Overwatch, you're going to get the chance this weekend! From May 26 - May 29, Overwatch will be free to play on PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One and you'll be able to experience the Overwatch Anniversary Event.
Blizzard's Tomb of Sargeras Raid Preview - Fri, 26 May 2017 12:04:42 -0500 We've been previewing the new armor sets and boss encounters coming in the Tomb of Sargeras raid, and today Blizzard has posted their own preview of the raid complete with some developer insights on the encounters.
Learn more about the Tomb of Sargeras Raid on our Tier 20 Armor Sets and Bonuses guide, encounter previews by FatbossTV, and the Tomb of Sargeras database page for a list of all bosses, abilities, maps, and loot.
Warlock Tier 20 Armor - Diabolic Raiment - Thu, 25 May 2017 22:17:31 -0500 With the Tomb of Sargeras raid opening in late June, we're revisiting the Tier 20 armor sets with in-depth previews! Since our first round of Tier 20 armor previews, Blizzard has updated some visual details and we've set up transmog set and modelviewer pages on Wowhead.
Today we are previewing the Warlock Tier 20 set, Diabolic Raiment, an updated version of ! Keep track of all the Tier 20 armor sets and their bonuses on our Tier 20 armor overview and Transmog Set Database.
Fallen Avatar Tomb of Sargeras Boss Preview - Thu, 25 May 2017 13:10:18 -0500 Today FatbossTV is previewing the Fallen Avatar encounter from Tomb of Sargeras, Legion's newest raid opening in Patch 7.2.5. Closer to the launch of Tomb of Sargeras, Fatboss will be creating in-depth video guides, as well as written raid strategy guides published on Wowhead.
Fallen Avatar is the penultimate boss in the Tomb of Sargeras raid.
Blizzard also introduced this in the PTR Development Notes for this build and want help testing it out!
We’ve turned on the Darkmoon Faire for this week as there’s a new band in town! The concert event starts every hour on the half hour. We’d like to get some testing and feedback, so please let us know what you think!