Sun, 22 Jan 2017 04:15:35 UTC
Some more 7.2 PTR updates: updated Hunter spell animations, Paragon Reputation rewards, and Rank 7 and 8 Order Advancements!

This has been a busy weekend for the site, catch up with all of our recent coverage:

7.1.5 Live News: Call of the Scarab Guide, Lunar Festival Guide, Upcoming Class Hotfixes

7.2 PTR News:

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 20:54:21 UTC
Patch 7.2 PTR work continues - Wowhead's database is now updated with the latest items, spells and more! Below we're previewing the new interesting items we've found. Check out our other recent post to read about our Artifact Calculator updates and a list of new golden traits!

Armor

There are four legendaries added in Patch 7.2 that require specific materials to craft. These legendaries do not have procs associated with them yet on the PTR - likely incomplete.

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 19:42:31 UTC
Patch 7.2 introduces new Artifact Traits for all specializations! Our Artifact Calculator is now updated with the latest traits and paths!

Each weapon receives a new path that contains one trait with four ranks, one with one rank, a golden trait, and an "infinite" trait.

Death Knight

Blood

Carrion Feast: Increases the healing of Death Strike by 5%.

Vampiric Aura: Consumption also grants X Leech to you and your four nearest allies for until cancelled.

Souldrinker:

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 18:32:01 UTC
[Blue Topic] Every year the druids of Moonglade hold a celebration of their city’s great triumph over an ancient evil. During the Lunar Festival, citizens of Azeroth have the opportunity to honor their elders by celebrating their sage wisdom, sharing in m...
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 16:10:30 UTC
[Blue Topic] Every year the druids of Moonglade hold a celebration of their city’s great triumph over an ancient evil. During the Lunar Festival, citizens of Azeroth have the opportunity to honor their elders by celebrating their sage wisdom, sharing in m...
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 09:05:58 UTC
The Lunar Festival runs from January 21st through February 4th and is now live on US and EU realms. Learn about all the Elders, toys, fireworks, and Coins of Ancestry in our updated holiday guide! (The Lunar Festival isn't the only active holiday - the Call of the Scarab micro-holiday is up as well.)

2017 added three toys:

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 05:41:20 UTC
Patch 7.2 introduces the Tomb of Sargeras raid which drops Tier 20 armor sets, heavily inspired by Tier 6 sets from Black Temple. In this post we're previewing the Tier 20 Warlock set, based on .
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 05:01:53 UTC
[Blue Topic] On January 23, 2006, a bloody war was triggered by a simple sound: the banging of a gong. No rallying fanfare, no bloodthirsty yell; just an eerie silence. Those long, uneasy seconds of dread. The calm before the storm.Standing shoulder-to-shou...
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 04:36:00 UTC
So I decided I wanted to purchase a character boost. I go down to the local store and purchase $60 worth bot battle.net funds, come home and add the funds to my account only to find out you can only buy the boost in game and it does not recogni...
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 03:13:39 UTC
[Blue Topic] On January 23, 2006, a bloody war was triggered by a simple sound: the banging of a gong. No rallying fanfare, no bloodthirsty yell; just an eerie silence. Those long, uneasy seconds of dread. The calm before the storm.Standing shoulder-to-shou...
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 01:52:38 UTC
Patch 7.2 will introduce a new dungeon, the Cathedral of Night, as well as new models for dungeon gear! Below are the new styles for Cloth, Leather, Mail, and Dungeon armor.

Also, Blizzard just posted Upcoming Class Tuning Hotfixes for Mythic Nighthold as well as an update on Convergence of Fates and other Nighthold trinkets.

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 01:23:16 UTC
Blizzard has posted a list of upcoming class tuning hotfixes scheduled for 1/24, the opening of Mythic Nighthold. These changes include:

Across-the-board buffs to Feral and Arcane.

Improvements for Beast Mastery and Marksmanship Hunters, such as making Sidewinders attractive in more situations.

Improvements to Brewmaster and Destruction AoE.

Buff to Blade of Justice and nerf to Crusade so that Crusade's playstyle does not feel mandatory.

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 00:37:00 UTC
I turned in my Touch of a Titan quest today, having looted the last 2 Essences I needed from my daily box, bringing me to a grand total of 52/50 essences. Upon completion and picking up the quest again to start working on my Sephuz's, I noticed...
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 00:36:00 UTC
I have never, in all my years of wow, come to the forums to complain about anything before today.Suramar City is NOT enjoyable. I don't understand why this entire zone was devised and then required for folks who cared about getting flight. If...
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 00:25:00 UTC
Why would you have a new Blue drop into the forums, say 1 random thing, then go away?Was Blizz punishing Ornyx? Warning Ornyx that she could be replaced?Did Rythmor fail to be interesting?I admit. I do not understand.Can somebody explain this...
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 00:13:00 UTC
This thread is the following of this thread : https://us.battle.net/forums/en/wow/topic/20752499820?page=1Ornyx said on the first GD lounge that he would lock the first GD lounge, that is why I created a second GD lounge.Continue the friendly c...
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 00:12:00 UTC
As the blue requestedGD Lounge 2https://us.battle.net/forums/en/wow/topic/20752469223...
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 23:10:46 UTC
The first Micro Holiday of Patch 7.1.5 is here! Running from January 21st through 23rd, Call of the Scarab celebrates the opening of the gates of Ahn'Qiraj.

Event Description:

On this date, the Scarab Gong was rung, opening the gates of Ahn'Qiraj. Represent your faction by gathering supplies or by slaying Twilight and Qiraji forces. The winning faction gets to fly their banner next to the Scarab Gong for the rest of the year!

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 20:47:45 UTC
The Call of the Scarab starts on January 21st, paying tribute to the opening of the Gates of Ahn'Qiraj from January 2006. As some of the World Quests (The Ruins of Ahn'Qiraj: Ossirian and Ahn'Qiraj: C'thun) send you into the raids, we wanted to preview all of the neat items you can acquire from these zones! From bug mounts to battle pets, there's something for everyone.
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