One of the cinematics was previewed by Blizzard at gamescom last week, but the Xe'ra cinematic was kept secret until now. Keep track of all the datamined cinematics coming Week 2 and Week 3 of Argus on our Argus Hub Page.
If you need help with Patch 7.3, check out our Week 1 Survival Guide and Comprehensive Argus Guide.
Patch 7.3, the Shadows of Argus, will go live on August 29th on NA realms and August 30th on EU realms. This new content patch will include the new Argus storyline, three zones on Argus, new World Quests, passive Artifact Knowledge, many new mounts and pets, updated catch-up mechanics, and increased rewards from World Quests and Dungeons.
Doing last-minute Patch Prep? Check out Preparing for Patch 7.3.
Comprehensive Argus Guide Now Live - Mon, 28 Aug 2017 14:32:05 -0500 Voxxel, the author of the Comprehensive Broken Shore Guide and Comprehensive Suramar Guide, has now published the impressive Comprehensive Argus Guide! The three zones of Argus will be the focus of your outdoor content gameplay in Patch 7.3, with new story quests, rare spawns, world quests, cinematics, and more.
For more details on the Patch, check out our Shadows of Argus Overview.
Now Hiring: Lead Engineer for Wowhead - Sun, 27 Aug 2017 23:37:56 -0500 We're hiring again on Wowhead and ZAM. Between the rapidfire pace of PTRs and some other new initiatives ZAM is working on, we're looking to expand the team!
The emphasis of today's post is on hiring a Lead Engineer for Wowhead. The position is aimed for our West Los Angeles office. Because this position will have supervisory as well as implementation responsibilities the successful candidate will have strong technical and interpersonal communications skills.
Game of Thrones References in Warcraft - Sun, 27 Aug 2017 10:59:47 -0500 With the Season 7 finale of Game of Thrones today, we thought it would be fun to review some of the popular items and NPCs in Warcraft that were inspired by this series.
Spoilers from Season 7 are marked under tags, but there are general spoilers in the post if you are unfamiliar with the books and show.
Ours is the Fury
Archmage Melis is a fire mage in the Mage Class Hall in Legion, a tribute to Melisandre the fire priestess.
All the New Mounts in Patch 7.3: Elekks, Ruinstriders, Mana Rays and More! - Sat, 26 Aug 2017 17:29:45 -0500 Patch 7.3 is less than a week away and it's time to take a look at all the mounts that will be available in Patch 7.3. There are many new mounts from reputation, open world rares and more! However, the raid mounts will be unable to be obtained until Antorus releases in Patch 7.3.5.
Below we've provided videos and screenshots of all the mounts; click on the database links to learn more about the mounts, including viewing them in 3D in the modelviewer, and reading their flavor text.
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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The Terrors of Argus - Fri, 25 Aug 2017 21:53:15 -0500 While Argus provides many different outdoor activities, like invasions, reputations, and stories, the corruption present in the planet is so deep, that the environment itself is your fiercest enemy.
From the moment you step your feet in Argus, you can feel in the air that you're not welcome in the planet.
Discipline Priest Updated Caster Spell Animations in Patch 7.3 - Fri, 25 Aug 2017 14:55:19 -0500 Casters receive updated animations in Patch 7.3 and we're wrapping our our video series today with Discipline Priests! Click here for links to our other caster animation videos, and Blizzard's look at the process behind the revamp. Restoration druids, all mages, all priests, and Elemental and Restoration shaman received updates.
Notable spells with visual updates include Evangelism, Penance, Plea, Power Word: Radiance, and Power Word: Barrier.
Blizzard gamescom 2017 Interviews - FatbossTV and Ion Hazzikostas - Fri, 25 Aug 2017 05:29:34 -0500 The latest Blizzard gamescom 2017 interview took place with FatbossTV and Ion Hazzikostas! Topics covered include RNG and Titanforged, a possible improvement to early legendary droprates, the need for a stat squish, and the Tomb of Sargeras difficulty curve. We may also be getting two small patches of Legion story after Antorus!
Other gamescom 2017 interviews with Ion Hazzikostas include Vanion, TradeChat, Blizzplanet and PCGamesN.