It’s almost time to ring in the new year! In this edition of This Month in WoW, we share what’s coming for the month of January, take a brief look back on 2016, and ask you to share your Word of Warcraft plans for the New Year. Time is Running Out!
Legion Rank 1-7 Brawler's Guild Fights - Fri, 30 Dec 2016 12:32:56 -0600 The Brawler's Guild is returning in Patch 7.1.5, with many brand-new fights and challenges. In today's post we have previewed all of the Rank 1-7 boss fights!
Check out our Brawler's Guild PTR Overview for more information on the new rewards like Brawler's Burly Basilisk, Rumbles, and Brawler's Gold currency. When you hit Rank 8, there are additional special challenges like Challenge Card: A Seagull and Challenge Card: Ash'katzuum which we'll be covering later.
Transmog Weapon Suggestions for Tier 19 Armor - Thu, 29 Dec 2016 13:26:32 -0600 With Nighthold coming out, you'll be able to complete your T19 sets and we've got some transmog suggestions for weapons to go along with them; Tier sets, for the first time, have matching cloaks as well. Please feel free to leave some comments with other suggestions, as well as transmogs for the recolors or lookalikes of this tier! Don't forget to check out the Dressing Room tool to make your outfits!
For more details on Nighthold loot, please see The Nighthold Loot Guide.
Blizzard Celebrates 20 Years of Diablo - Wed, 28 Dec 2016 13:44:54 -0600 Blizzard posted a blog about upcoming celebrations of 20 years of Diablo across their franchises, including World of Warcraft. We already have some datamined items that seem to be related to a Diablo event in WoW, and there has been some speculation that the Treasure Goblins we saw during Legion's beta test will possibly be back!
Diablo in Warcraft
Diablo is celebrating Diablo's 20th Anniversary with some new items!
Nighthold Loot Guide: Mounts, Tier 19 Armor, Relics, Gear - Wed, 28 Dec 2016 09:00:54 -0600 Nighthold is Legion's third raid, a large instance with 10 bosses, scheduled to open on January 17th. Our Nighthold loot guide is up organizing the loot by armor type and slot and relics by type. The guide also covers Tier 19 armor sets, special loot like mounts, and other rewards.
We've highlighted some important gear and mount information below, but check out the full guide for a detailed loot breakdown.
Endothermic Blaster and Disposable Winter Veil Suits are only available from December 25th-January 2nd. Endothermic Blaster grants progress towards the Brr... It's Cold in Here achievement and opening any present today will also give you He Knows If You've Been Naughty!
Wowhead Weekly #105 covers the latest 7.1.5 PTR news, including the Blade's Edge Arena update and spell updates. Other news included guesses for the 7.1.5 release date and more about the Feast of Winter Veil. Also don't forget to enter our 2016 Holiday Giveaway!
7.1.5 PvP Updates: Revamped Blade's Edge Arena and Mists PvP Armor Ensembles - Thu, 22 Dec 2016 12:03:44 -0600 Today we're highlighting some of the PvP-related updates coming in 7.1.5: the Blade's Edge Arena revamp and transmog ensembles for Mists of Pandaria armor. Edit: while the holidays are coming up and more 7.1.5 updates are on the way, 7.1.5 is available for background download. Image from Hinalover:
Blade's Edge Arena Revamp
Blade's Edge Arena has received a revamp in Patch 7.1.5.