Wowhead Weekly #88 covers all the new Legion media including the Harbingers videos, the Demon Hunter announcement, and new merchandise from SDCC!
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To learn more about Demon Hunters, our Demon Hunter Overview covers their tier sets, customization options, and the new mount, while the Talent Calculator, Honor Calculator, and Artifact Calculator cover all of their abilities.
The Northrend Timewalking Event is here for the week--it looks like Blizzard shook up their usual rotation for bonus events and we have several Timewalking events back-to-back. There is also the Reins of the Infinite Timereaver mount which is a random personal loot drop from any Timewalking boss.
The Most Popular Pages on Wowhead for the Pre-Expansion Patch - Wed, 27 Jul 2016 12:02:04 -0500 As we're a week into the Legion pre-expansion patch, we thought it would be fun to share some of the top search trends on Wowhead and get a sense of what the playerbase was doing in-game. These results are taken from Wowhead's Google Analytics account between July 19th and 26th.
For class changes, the top three were Hunter, Druid, and Death Knight.
For the Talent Calculator, the top three specs were Retribution Paladin, Outlaw Rogue, and Havoc Demon Hunter.
Legion Pre-Expansion Patch: What to do Before August 30th - Sat, 23 Jul 2016 18:17:48 -0500 Now that the Legion pre-expansion patch has hit, here's a look at the content being removed on August 30th or easy things you can get out of the way now. If you're interested in the patch basics, make sure you check out our guides to each spec and transmog tools.
Obtain the Moose Mount
The Reins of the Grove Warden is only available for a limited time - the item to start the quest will not drop in Legion, but will be available during the pre-expansion patch.
Patch 7.0 included some server-side changes to the way our cross-realm and sharding technologies work. While these changes were made to improve system and server performance, they inadvertently affected Role Playing realms and communities in a way we did not intend.
Gul'dan - Harbingers is the first in a series of Legion animated shorts, revealing defining moments in Gul'dan's early life. Mocked by his clan for his deformities, Gul'dan was cast out into the wilderness, eventually reaching the Throne of the Elements and hoping he would find his destiny.
Credits: Directed by Doug Gregory. Art by Jake Panian. Written by Andrew Robinson and James Waugh.