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Jan 2, 2018
Get ready to level up your transmog game with 50% off helms through January ...
Jan 2, 2018
Happy Winter Veil! 🎄🎁 Visit Orgrimmar or Ironforge to collect your gifts ...
Jan 2, 2018
Add some cuddly companions to your collection with 50% off pets through ...
Jan 2, 2018
Ride in style this holiday season 50% off mounts through January 3 during ...
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#HappyNewYear! Head to your favorite capital city tonight to watch the ...
Jan 2, 2018
🎉 Happy new year Heroes! ✨ Check out what is waiting for you in Azeroth ...
Jan 2, 2018
LAST CALL! Today’s the last day to save 50% off on pets, mounts, and helms ...
Jan 2, 2018
@kelsey_idk It's likely that was a mistake. The rationale was laid out in ...
Jan 2, 2018
Antorus LFR Wing 3, Occularus, Withered Jim, Battlegrounds Bonus Event
Jan 2, 2018

Darkening of Tristram Pre-Cursor & Challenge Rift 28 The HearthPwn 2017 Hearthstone Year in Review MMO-Champion 2017 Recap and Giveaway Antorus - LFR Wing 3 Opens This Week Antorus, the Burning Throne LFR Wing 3 opens this week! Originally Posted by Blizzard (Blue Tracker / Official Forums) Antorus Raid Release Schedule November 28: Normal and Heroic difficultiesDecember 5: Mythic difficulty and Raid Finder wing 1December 19: Raid Finder wing 2January 2: Raid Finder wing 3JMMO-Champion

New Events in WoW for January 2: Antorus LFR Forbidden Descent, ...
Jan 2, 2018

New World of Warcraft Legion Events for the week of January 2 includes the third wing of Antorus on LFR difficulty, the Battleground Bonus Event, new Mythic+ Affixes and new World Bosses. For the day-to-day updates on Emissary quests, Xurios, Mythic+ Affixes, Violet Hold Mythic and more, please visit the Today in Broken Isles section of Wowhead's front page.Continue reading »Wowhead News

Here’s everything you need to know about World of Warcraft’s Patch 7.3.5
Jan 2, 2018

With the community consensus that World of Warcraft’s Patch 7.3.5 will be coming out prior to January 21st, some excitement and interest has been bubbling up over this “mid-sized” content update. Icy Veins has a great roundup of pretty much everything you need to know about this patch, including the new mounts coming in the Call of the Scarab micro-holiday, [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

World of Warcraft published a new upload: The Fine Art of Fan Art: Episode ...
Jan 2, 2018

We’re celebrating some amazing cosplay in the latest episode of The Fine Art of Fan Art—a video series focused on talented artists from the World of Warcraft community. Meet Fenvaria from Germany and Ewenae from France. They’re on a quest to bring two of Azeroth’s most famous sisters—Alleria and Sylvanas Windrunner—to life. Try World of Warcraft for free: https://worldofwarcraft.com/en-gb/start Learn more about World of Warcraft at: https://worldofwarcraft.com/en-gb/ Subscribe to our YouTube chaYoutube - wow

MMOChampionWoW published a new upload: Patch 7.3.5 - Lunarwing Flight Form ...
Jan 2, 2018
Blizzard throws a holiday sale for World of Warcraft, Overwatch, Diablo III ...
Jan 2, 2018

Have a few extra bucks that Santa and his corporate elves haven’t pried from your wallet this month? Blizzard would like to tempt you to pick up one of its titles that are on sale from now through the beginning of January. World of Warcraft’s base game is just $10, Legion is down to $25, and many of the MMO’s [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

Massively Overthinking: Our MMO predictions for 2018
Jan 2, 2018

With 2017 drawing to a close and 2018 rushing up to meet us, the Massively OP team has regrouped for another round of bold and goofy predictions for the year ahead. We’re feeling pretty good after our fairly successful predictions from last year! What’s in store for the MMO genre next year? Here’s what we think. ​Andrew Ross (@dengarsw): OK, [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

Destiny 2’s playerbase is melting down over holiday lockboxes in Eververse
Jan 2, 2018

Destiny 2 just can’t seem to stop pissing off everyone. Its Dawning holiday event, detractors argue, is overtly designed as a moneygrab focused around the Eververse cash shop, which is apparently dispensing paid holiday lockboxes that include special holiday cosmetics as well as game-affecting buff items. ...Massively Overpowered

WoW Factor: Do World of Warcraft’s allied race requirements make sense?
Jan 2, 2018

We still do not know exactly when World of Warcraft will make allied races playable. What we do know is that it sure as heck looks like it’s going to happen before the next expansion is out; that’s not announced, no, but there is an awful lot of material about them already on the test server. Everything points to them [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

The Daily Grind: What MMO rewards are you chasing this holiday season?
Jan 2, 2018

One thing is always for certain this time of year: MMO players have their hands full with Christmas events, so much so that they could probably forgo normal activities for a month in favor of trying to do every last scrap of festival content. I’m kind of picky when it comes to participating in winter holiday events. Star Trek Online’s [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

The ultimate guide to The Game Archaeologist’s MMO archives
Jan 2, 2018

When we moved over here to Massively Overpowered, some of us transplanted our long-running columns to the new space. I perhaps felt most devastated that I was going to lose all of the Game Archaeologist articles that I had painstakingly researched over the years. So my mission with this space became two-fold: to rescue and update my older columns while [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

One Shots: Hand over the presents or the reindeer gets it
Jan 2, 2018

Well, that escalated fast. A showdown with a Santa Claus raid boss in The Division led to BalsBigBrother attempting an unorthodox tactic of threatening Donner or Blitzen (we can never tell the difference) with a headshot. A standoff ensued, during which police negotiators came out with hot chocolate and candy canes, and everyone declared it the best-tasting hostage situation ever. ...Massively Overpowered

Jukebox Heroes: MMO carols for your gaming joy
Jan 2, 2018

If someone — and we are not necessarily suggesting you — were to create an MMO Christmas carol album, what songs would be included? “Raiders from the Realms of Glory” would definitely be one. “The 12 Dailies of Christmas” is a possibility. And if “Grandma Got Run Over By a Wildly Oversized Mammoth Mount” got cut, then the album might [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

Massively OP’s Best of 2017 Awards: Best MMO Holiday of 2017
Jan 2, 2018

Massively Overpowered’s end-of-the-year 2017 awards continue today with our award for Best MMO Holiday Event, which was awarded to The Secret World last year. This award is meant for the MMORPG with the best holiday-themed event that took place during 2017 specifically, regardless of when the game itself was launched. Don’t forget to cast your own vote in the just-for-fun reader poll [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. ...Massively Overpowered

Massively Overthinking: Our 2018 MMO resolutions
Jan 2, 2018

I have never been one to make specific resolutions in my gaming. I might plan from month to month, but mostly I go where the wind blows me. But some folks on our team do have a map and a plan, so this week for our last Massively Overthinking of 2017 (as last year!), I’ve asked the Massively OP writers [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

World of Warcraft’s Leeroy Jenkins crew reflect on the viral hit
Jan 2, 2018

Just about everyone who plays MMOs knows who Leeroy Jenkins is. Becoming a star overnight, Leeroy Jenkins was the central character of a 2005 World of Warcraft video in which a group of players were attempting to clear out the Rookery in Upper Blackrock Spire. After a period of talky preparations, Leeroy abruptly shouts his name and charges in, triggering [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

The Daily Grind: What were your best MMORPG gaming achievements in 2017?
Jan 2, 2018

Before we jump into 2018, let’s take a moment to ruminate on our personal accomplishments in MMO gaming this year. While I didn’t get around to all of the games that I wanted to play or had enough time to enjoy the ones I did, I feel like it was a pretty solid year all around for me. I went [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

Massively OP’s Weirdest MMORPG Stories of 2017: Horse butt
Jan 2, 2018

Today we’re kicking off a countdown of Massively OP’s weirdest MMORPG stories of 2017! Coming in at #5 on our list is… World of Warcraft finally lets you be a horse’s butt this Hallow’s End When Justin turned this article into me, I laughed at the title, waiting for the pun or metaphor, but no. Team Blizzard literally put a [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

One Shots: Riding the unicorn charge into 2018
Jan 2, 2018

That’s it, folks. It’s time to put the wraps on the bumpy, odd year that was 2017 and get ready to flip our calendars to the pristine landscape of 2018. While the future of MMOs always holds uncertainy, one thing we know for sure: We’re going to screenshot the heck out of it. To put a bow on 2017, I [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

Battle Bards Episode 112: MMO minigame music
Jan 2, 2018

It’s time to take a diversion to play — and listen — to the minigames tucked inside of our MMOs! The Battle Bards haul out their last show of 2012 with an eclectic and fun assortment of minigame soundtracks. While minigame-specific music might be hard to hunt down, this trio did their best and are reasonably satisfied with the result. [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

The most popular MMORPG conversations of 2017
Jan 2, 2018

Last week, we posted a rundown of the most popular MMORPG articles of 2017, calculated strictly by the number of pageviews they got. Today, we’re going to take a look at the most popular articles of 2017 as measured by comments, which provides an entirely different overview of the year and the genre. This list is a little wonky as we couldn’t keep [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

MMO Year in Review: WoW Classic and the doom of Marvel Heroes (November 2017)
Jan 2, 2018

We’re taking a time-machine back through our MMO coverage, month by month, to hit the highlights and frame our journey before we head into 2018! Blizzard took the month of November with huge announcements for World of Warcraft, specifically the Battle for Azeroth expansion and vanilla-flavored WoW Classic servers. Meanwhile, we saw the sunset of Motiga, the sunset announcement for [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. ...Massively Overpowered

Wowhead Weekly #142 - Special Host Announcement
Jan 2, 2018

Wowhead Weekly #142 covers all the recent 7.3.5 PTR updates as well as a special announcement about our new host.In this show, we reveal our new host, AnnieFuchsia! Annie will be taking over Panser's duties, as Panser has a busy travel schedule in 2018 and will be focusing her content efforts outside of Twitch. You can expect to see Panser return as a guest now and then, and we'll be continuing to collaborate with her in other ways.Continue reading »Wowhead News

Snowy Owl Battle Pet Now Spawned for Winter
Jan 2, 2018

With the changing of the seasons, the winter pet Snowy Owl has now spawned. This flying battle pet can only be found in Winterspring, and collecting it counts towards Kalimdor Safari, which in turn is needed for World Safari and the title. Historically, this pet despawns around March 21st.There is one more seasonal pet, the Qiraji Guardling for summer months. The appearance of Blossoming Ancient will also update for winter months.Continue reading »Wowhead News

Faction Leader Dialogue at the Horde and Alliance Embassies
Jan 2, 2018

The Horde and Alliance Embassies have changed since the early PTR builds. Most notably, the faction leaders that are present have changed and each NPC inside the embassies now have some dialogue when you talk with them.Learn more about 7.3.5 in the Patch 7.3.5 Content Hub.The Embassies will likely be the start of the Horde and Alliance Allied Race storylines. We datamined dialogue text and tried to piece together to figure out the quest lines.Continue reading »Wowhead News

New Weapon Appearances for Transmog from 7.3.5 Quest Rewards
Jan 2, 2018

Patch 7.3.5 adds many low-level weapons to the game, as part of the outdoor questing revamp. These weapons provide greater variety to players without heirlooms and also prove new transmog options to players. Many of the appearances of these questing weapons are brand-new, or resemble weapons lost in the Cataclysm quest revamp.In this post we’ll highlight the new transmog options from questing weapons in 7.3.5. Learn more about 7.3.5 in the Patch 7.3.5 Content Hub.Continue reading »Wowhead News

Patch 7.3.2 Hotfixes for December 22 - Arcane Mage Hidden Artifact, Unholy ...
Jan 2, 2018

The holidays are approaching and today's hotfixes fixes a bug with the Arcane Mage Hidden Artifact and includes a change to the Unholy DK Tier 21 4-piece.For information on the Arcane Mage Hidden Artifact, click here.BlizzardDecember 22ClassesDeath Knight Unholy Dreadwake Armor 4-piece set bonus can now proc from its own bonus Death Coil. Proc chance reduced to 16% (was 20%). Developers' notes:Continue reading »Wowhead News

Wowhead's 2017 Winter Veil Holiday Giveaway
Jan 2, 2018

As the snow falls outside of Ironforge and Orgrimmar, the Wowhead team is taking a moment to reflect how great 2017 has been to us. With the rapid-fire content and PTR updates, the Wowhead staff has enjoyed providing you with the best possible information!To celebrate the year's end and this year's Feast of Winter Veil, we've teamed up with our friends at Discord, Blizzard, and J!NX for an epic set of gifts! Have a happy new year and remember to stay warm this holiday season!Continue reading »Wowhead News

WoW Economy Weekly Wrap-Up: Winter Veil Nerf, Blizzard Discounts, New ...
Jan 2, 2018

WoW Economy Weekly Wrap-UpWelcome to the twentieth edition of the WoW Economy Weekly Wrap-up!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.comMy name is Gumdrops and I’m the lead moderator for the /r/woweconomy subreddit and the accompanying Discord server. I am also the Support Manager & User Evangelist for TradeSkillMaster, the Auction House addon suite for World of Warcraft.Continue reading »Wowhead News

Leeroy Jenkins Dry Run Video Released
Jan 2, 2018

It's been over 12 years since the start of the internet meme, Leeroy Jenkins. It all started when the original video was released to WarcraftMovies.com on May 11, 2005 and since then, it has been mentioned multiple times in World of Warcraft and also made into a Hearthstone card. Now, 12 years later, one of the co-creators of the video has released footage of a test run of the event.Continue reading »Wowhead News

Void Elf Allied Race Model Updates
Jan 2, 2018

In addition to the Highmountain Tattoos and Nightborne hair modifications, Void Elves have recently received model updates in the 7.3.5 PTR data as well. The Void Elf Allied Race male model is now less muscular and the Heritage Armor collars do not clip through as many female Void Elf hair styles.Check out Void Elves in our Dressing Room:Continue reading »Wowhead News

Warcraft's 2017 Year in Review
Jan 2, 2018

It's been a busy year for World of Warcraft with the announcement of Battle for Azeroth and Blizzard's new approach to patches and continuous content. With everything quieting down for the holidays, we can finally catch our breath and look back at the past year in WoW.In this article, we're highlighting all the major in-game events, content updates, and Blizzard announcements.Continue reading »Wowhead News

2017 Feast of Winter Veil Presents and Holiday Siegecrafter Blackfuse
Jan 2, 2018

It's December 25th, so don't forget to open your Winter Veil Gift and loot your 2017 gifts, Toy Weapon Set/Toy Weapon Set and Hearthstation/Hearthstation! Toy Weapon Set/Toy Weapon Set and Hearthstation/Hearthstation are only available from December 25th-January 2nd. Toy Weapon Set/Toy Weapon Set grants progress towards the Don't Play With That In The House achievement and opening any present today will also give you He Knows If You've Been Naughty!Note:Continue reading »Wowhead News

New Events in WoW for December 26: Mists of Pandaria Timewalking, Warsong ...
Jan 2, 2018

New World of Warcraft Legion Events for the week of December 26 includes Mists of Pandaria Timewalking, Warsong Scramble Brawl, new Mythic+ Affixes and new World Bosses. For the day-to-day updates on Emissary quests, Xurios, Mythic+ Affixes, Violet Hold Mythic and more, please visit the Today in Broken Isles section of Wowhead's front page.Antorus Coming SoonHere's how the raid unlocks on LFR in the next few weeks.Continue reading »Wowhead News

New Artwork from World of Warcraft Chronicle Volume 3
Jan 2, 2018

Today WoW Chakra noticed the Czech publisher FANTOM Print shared some artwork from World of Warcraft Chronicle Volume 3 on Facebook.The Facebook album came with the message that they believe more volumes to be on the way, as they saw no Pandaren in the artwork.Po rychlém pročtení můžeme říct, že třetí kronika asi poslední nebude... Nejsou v ní totiž žádné pandy.The shared artwork depicts Varian with young Anduin, Arthas with Jaina, and C'Thun.Continue reading »Wowhead News

This Week in WoW History: A Holiday Special
Jan 2, 2018

Hey everyone, and welcome to another bit of WoW History! Every week, we look down at important events that happened in WoW (or Blizzard!) for that week.I hope everyone had an amazing Holiday season! Don't forget to grab your gifts under Greatfather Winter's Tree in Ironforge and Orgrimmar ingame. We took a short break during the holidays and now we bring two weeks worth of nostalgia for you! Hohoho, and here we go!Continue reading »Wowhead News

Void Elf Allied Race Transmog Suggestions
Jan 2, 2018

The Void Elf Allied Race is a new Battle for Azeroth feature, but you can start planning your elf's appearance now in Wowhead's Dressing Room. With so much Allied Race data in the 7.3.5 PTR, including a working Dressing Room for character customization, we've put together some transmog suggestions for Void Elves!Most of our transmog suggestions reflect their unusual hair colors and styles, with lots of blue and purple shades.Continue reading »Wowhead News

Nightborne Allied Race Transmog Suggestions
Jan 2, 2018

The Nightborne Allied Race is a new Battle for Azeroth feature, but you can start planning your elf's appearance now in Wowhead's Dressing Room. With so much Allied Race data in the 7.3.5 PTR, including a working Dressing Room for character customization, we've put together some transmog suggestions for Nightborne!Continue reading »Wowhead News

Portal Keeper Hasabel Soloed by Protection Paladin
Jan 2, 2018

The Antorus raid tier is still current but players are starting to solo the bosses! Protection Paladin Rextroy has soloed Portal Keeper Hasabel. Thanks to VittoriyaWoW for the tip.Here are Rextroy's notes:Ilvl: 962Traits: 79Important stats:Leech (I had 10%): Imporant for survival!Crit (With trinket I had 30%): Crit increases our parry, which leads to more Avenger Shield procs and auto hits.Tactics:Continue reading »Wowhead News

Void Elf and Nightborne Weapon Models
Jan 2, 2018

Now that we've highlighted some Void Elf and Nightborne transmog suggestions, we're taking a look at themed weapons for both races. The Nightborne weapons models were added in 7.0.3 and the Void Elf weapon models were added in 7.3.We do not know if these weapons will be used at all for the playable Allied Races, but they certainly match the Heritage Armor sets well!Continue reading »Wowhead News

World of Warcraft Student Art Contest Roundtable
Jan 2, 2018

Blizzard Entertainment University Relations is running a series of Student Art Contests, covering Environmental Art, Character Art, FX, and Animation. As part of promoting the contest, Artstation published a Student Art Contest Roundtable with Chris Robinson: Senior Art Director, World of Warcraft, Jeff Parrott: Art Manager, World of Warcraft, Ariel Fain: 3D Artist, World of Warcraft, Peter K. Lee: 3D Artist, World of Warcraft, Janine Tedford: Associate Manager, University Relations.Continue reaWowhead News

Warcraft Cooking IRL: Winter Veil Roast, Egg Nog, Gingerbread Cookies, Giveaway
Jan 2, 2018

We have a special holiday edition of our cooking show! Lulaboo is cooking the Winter Veil Roast, Winter Veil Egg Nog, and Gingerbread Cookies from the Official Warcraft Cookbook.Get your own cookbook on Amazon or on the Blizzard Gear Shop. Check out past Wowhead cooking shows at this link.Disclaimer: Reprinted from World of Warcraft: The Official Cookbook and Hearthstone: Innkeeper's Tavern Cookbook written by Chelsea Monroe-Cassel and published by Insight Editions.Continue reading »Wowhead News

Wowhead's 2017 Year in Review and Happy New Year
Jan 2, 2018

2017 for the Wowhead team was a busy year with several major Legion patches and the Battle for Azeroth expansion announcement. Here's a look back at what we're particularly proud of.Curious about major in-game milestones for Warcraft? Check out our Warcraft Year In Review Post!Site FeaturesThe most visible change on Wowhead this year was our new front page!Continue reading »Wowhead News

New Year's Eve Fireworks and Dance Party in Azeroth
Jan 2, 2018

We're ringing in the New Year with fireworks in Azeroth!It's time once again for Azeroth to celebrate New Year's Eve with a nice Filled Festive Mug and fireworks--catch them at the top of the hour in major cities and Booty Bay starting at 6pm PST on December 31st, but try not to drunkenly PvP in Booty Bay since the guards are asleep. Don't forget to /dance back at the Revelers to get Celebrate Good Times!, which increases all stats by 10% for 30 minutes.Continue reading »Wowhead News

Lightforged Draenei Allied Race Transmog Suggestions
Jan 2, 2018

The LIghtforged Draenei Allied Race is a new Battle for Azeroth feature, but you can start planning your Lightforged's appearance now in Wowhead's Dressing Room. With so much Allied Race data in the 7.3.5 PTR, including a working Dressing Room for character customization, we've put together some transmog suggestions for Lightforged Draenei!Most of our transmog suggestions reflect their proximity with the Light, with lots of yellow and orange shades.Continue reading »Wowhead News

Legion Attunement Tracker Updated for Allied Race Unlock Requirements
Jan 2, 2018

In Patch 7.3.5, the Allied Races will add many new requirements in order to unlock the ability to create one, so we've updated the Legion Attunement Tool with some additional things to track per character! Want to know what you need to create your first Void Elf or Nightborne when they're released? The Attunement tool can help!Note that these Allied Race requirements are currently on the PTR and are subject to change.Continue reading »Wowhead News

Patch 7.3.5 PTR - Build 25744
Jan 2, 2018

Patch 7.3.5 PTR - Build 25744 Build 25744 was deployed to the PTR realms. .MusicLeft { float: left; width: 33%; text-align: center; } audio { max-width: 300px; max-height: 40px } MUS_735_AR_RTC_HighmountainTauren_01.mp3 ...MMO-Champion

Seething Shore, Mythic+ Battle Res, Ogmot Journal, Blue Posts, Blizzard ...
Jan 2, 2018

Hell For The Holidays Sale Could Hearthstone Players on iOS Soon be Buying Dust Instead of Card Packs? 7.3.5 PTR - Seething Shore Screenshots The latest PTR has introduced the Seething Shore Battleground for testing! tbody>tr" data-default-sort-slug="name" data-default-sort-order="asc"> Name Points Category MMO-Champion

Leeroy Jenkins First Take, Dec 22 Hotfixes, Tweets, WoW History, HotS - New Hero
Jan 2, 2018

Deck Spotlight: Stancifka's StarLadder Hunter ft. Spiteful Summoner & Grand Archivist Leeroy Jenkins First Take Anf Pal released the first take at the famous Leeroy Jenkins video to raise awareness about Net Neutrality. Patch 7.3.5 Hotfixes - December 22 Originally Posted by Blizzard (Blue Tracker / Official Forums) Classes Death Knight (Forums / Skills / Talent Calculator / Artifact Calculator / PvP Talent Calculator) Unholy Dreadwake Armor 4-piMMO-Champion

Winter Veil Giveaway
Jan 2, 2018

Winter Veil Giveaway Our friends at Blizzard have sent along some gifts to help us spread some holiday cheer! These items are on sale on the Blizzard Shop. Gifts Hood of Hungering DarknessCrown of Eternal WinterJewel of the FirelordHeart of the AspectsMoonkin HatchlingIron SkyreaverEnchanted Fey Dragon + Alterac Brew-PupCinder KittenCelestial Steed Rules To enter the giveaway, reply to this post with your 3 favorite gifts on this list and region.This contest ends Friday, December 29th 2017 at 11MMO-Champion

Merry Christmas! - Hearthstation and Toy Weapon Set Christmas Gift
Jan 2, 2018

Edit: The present (Gently Shaken Gift) that contains the Hearthstation toy is currently bugged and has not reset from last year. As a temporary workaround, use a character level 10 or above who did not open presents last year. Winter Veil Giveaway Merry Christmas! - Hearthstation and Toy Weapon Set Christmas Gift The Christmas gifts are now available in-game in some regions and you might want to log in to grab this year's gifts: Toy Weapon Set (H) / Toy Weapon Set (A) rewards Don't Play With MMO-Champion

Pit Lord Vilemus, Calamir, Pandaria Timewalking, Warsong Scramble
Jan 2, 2018

Iksar Explains why no Keyword Exists for "Can't be Targeted by Spells or Hero Powers" World Boss - Pit Lord Vilemus Pit Lord Vilemus is up this week, rewarding item level 930 loot! World Boss - Calamir Calamir is up this week. Mists of Pandaria Timewalking Mists of Pandaria timewalking is back! It offers rewards such as Yu'lei, Daughter of Jade Visit Mistweaver Xia to purchase timewalking rewards while the event is liveYu'lei, Daughter of Jade costs 5000 x Timewarped BadgeParadox Spirit and InMMO-Champion

Patch 7.3.5 PTR Lunarwing Form Sit, WoW Chronicle Volume 3 Art, Blue Posts, ...
Jan 2, 2018

Mid-Season 12 Builds Compilation Idols of Azeroth is This Week's Brawl! Patch 7.3.5 PTR - Druid Lunarwing Flight Form Sit Animation The Druid Lunarwing flight form now has a sitting animation on the 7.3.5 PTR! You can see the Night Elf, Tauren, Troll, and Worgen versions of the animation in the modelviewer. World of Warcraft Chronicle Volume 3 Art FANTOM Print released some art from the upcoming WoW Chronicle Volume 3. ...MMO-Champion

Battle for Azeroth - Kul Tiras and Zandalar
Jan 2, 2018

Battle for Azeroth - New Zones Preview Battle for Azeroth is introducing two new faction specific continents to explore - Kul Tiras for the Alliance and Zandalar for the Horde. Each continent contains 3 zones that can be explored in any order. The continents have faction specific level-up dungeons as well. At the level cap, each faction can visit the other continent for more content and world quests. ...MMO-Champion

MMO-Champion 2017 Recap and Giveaway
Jan 2, 2018

MMO-Champion 2017 Recap It's been an exciting year for MMO-Champion, and we've been busy launching new site features, expanding our coverage of the Blizzard universe, and welcoming new members to our growing community. Let's take a look back at what we've accomplished in 2017 as we start off the new year on a high note. Security Updates MMO-Champion recently enabled SSL support for all users! This was previously only enabled only on pages that collected payment information, but now works across MMO-Champion

World of Warcraft Holiday Sale
Dec 21, 2017

It's the Holiday season and World of Warcraft's Holiday Sale offers a 50% sale on pets, mounts, helms, the Legion expansion and the base game!Game LicenseBoth the base game (which includes content up to Warlords of Draenor) and the Legion expansion are 50% off. You can find them in the Blizzard Shop.Three bundles of mounts and pets are on sale for varying amounts of discounts.PetsAll pets except for Shadow and Twilight are 50% off.Continue reading »Wowhead News

Tyrael's Charger Mount Temporarily Available Through Taiwan Battle.net Shop ...
Dec 21, 2017

Tyrael's Charger, initially available through a Diablo III promotion, was temporarily available Thursday night to purchase. Purchase the mount via the Taiwan Battle.net shop and make sure to choose your region EU or US as the region destination. Edit: the "Buy Now" button option was removed at approximately midnight EST.Nightswifty further investigated a Reddit thread made by 4iamking today and shared the following information with Wowhead:Continue reading »Wowhead News

Tyrael's Charger Mount Available Through Taiwan Battle.net Shop
Dec 21, 2017

Tyrael's Charger, initially available through a Diablo III promotion, is once again obtainable. Purchase the mount via the Taiwan Battle.net shop and make sure to choose your region EU or US as the region destination. Nightswifty further investigated a Reddit thread made by 4iamking today and shared the following information with Wowhead:Breaking news, you can get Tyrael's Charge by purchasing it in the TW shop and selecting EU/US as region destination.https:Continue reading »Wowhead News

Tyrael's Charger Mount Available Through TW Shop
Dec 21, 2017

Tyrael's Charger, initially available through a Diablo III promotion, is once again obtainable. Purchase the mount via the TW shop and choosing EU or US as the region destination. Nightswifty further investigated a Reddit thread made by 4iamking today and shared the following information with Wowhead:Breaking news, you can get Tyrael's Charge by purchasing it in the TW shop and selecting EU/US as region destination.https:Continue reading »Wowhead News

7.3.5 PTR Build 25744 - Allied Race Music, Banners & Mythic+ Combat ...
Dec 21, 2017

A new 7.3.5 PTR build is on the way for the third day in a row. Stay tuned for updates on the new build!Don't forget we now have our 7.3.5 PTR database live, with many new spells, items, and achievements including Heritage Armor in the Dressing Room.Make sure to check out the last two builds:Build 25727Build 25716As previously noted, combat resurrections are moving to a shared resource across the entire party.Continue reading »Wowhead News

7.3.5 PTR Build 25744 - New Allied Race Music
Dec 21, 2017

A new 7.3.5 PTR build is on the way for the third day in a row. Stay tuned for updates on the new build!Don't forget we now have our 7.3.5 PTR database live, with many new spells, items, and achievements including Heritage Armor in the Dressing Room.Make sure to check out the last two builds:Build 25727Build 25716New Music has been added in this build.Continue reading »Wowhead News

7.3.5 PTR Build 25744
Dec 21, 2017

A new 7.3.5 PTR build is on the way for the third day in a row. Stay tuned for updates on the new build!Don't forget we now have our 7.3.5 PTR database live, with many new spells, items, and achievements including Heritage Armor in the Dressing Room.Make sure to check out the last two builds:Build 25727Build 25716This map is labeled TheSunwellUnlockScenario and likely relates to the questline to unlock the Nightborne Allied Race.Continue reading »Wowhead News

Lightsworn: Navigating Light’s Breach and the Forbidden Descent as a Holy ...
Dec 20, 2017

At long last, we’re taking the fight to the Legion on their home turf. Antorus, the Burning Throne is an 11-boss raid. Let’s take a look at the first six today. Holy Paladins in Antorus As always, we want Critical Strike as our main secondary stat until we reach (or get near) our Crit soft...Blizzard Watch

Free BlizzCon Goody Bag Giveaway
Dec 20, 2017

If you missed BlizzCon 2017, we got you covered! We teamed up with Blizzard to give away ten (10) BlizzCon Goody Bags. What's included:A sleek black BlizzCon backpack, featuring BlizzCon-themed liningA Badge Icon Pack containing 6 badges—1 each for World of Warcraft®, StarCraft® II, Diablo® III, Hearthstone®, Heroes of the Storm®, and Overwatch®1 Blizzard Collectible Pin from Series 41 Cute But Deadly® Blind Vinyl from Series 3 (Overwatch Edition)1 Overwatch Backpack Hanger featuring EidgenossenGamespot's Video Game New

MMO-Champion Maintenance
Dec 20, 2017

MMO-Champion Maintenance The site will briefly be put into a read-only mode today to allow us to do some maintenance. Hopefully this won't last more than a few hours or so. We apologize for the downtime and appreciate your patience!MMO-Champion

You can no longer access the Steam community in China
Dec 20, 2017

For one reason or another, China has banned access to the Steam community forums for all Chinese users. Users in that region can still purchase titles from the Steam storefront, but they won't be able to engage in discussion or utilize any of the other community features (such as screenshots, guides, forums, groups or the marketplace) available to everyone else. ...Destuctoid

Massively OP’s Winter Holiday 2017 guide!
Dec 20, 2017

It’s that time of year again where the airwaves of certain radio stations are clogged with the same songs from the 1950s, television broadcasts are filled with specials about the nature of giving, and dozens of people exclaim that Die Hard is a holiday film due to its timeframe. Yes, it’s the holiday season, and whatever you celebrate, you cannot [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

TradeChat Interview with Refute and Preheat from Limit
Dec 20, 2017

TradeChat got to interview Refute and Preheat from Limit about what it takes to be a competitive Mythic Raider and they described some of the challenges top raiding guides face. Limit recently achieved the US first kill of Mythic Argus in the Antorus, the Burning Throne raid.Refute plays a Restoration Druid and Preheat is a Mage and Officer in Limit.Here's a brief summary of some of the questions and answers but for the full statement and context, make sure to watch the full video:Q:Continue reaWowhead News

🎶 It’s the most wonderful time of the year… 🎶 Save 50% off on pets, ...
Dec 20, 2017
🎶 It’s the most wonderful time of the year… 🎶 Save 50% off on pets, ...
Dec 20, 2017
The Queue: The saddest Warchief
Dec 20, 2017

Poor Vol’jin. He becomes Warchief and then we flee Azeroth, leaving him all alone in his throne room, where the only one to visit him is an alt stopping by to turn in the the occasional quest. Warchief for just a single expansion, sitting alone on his throne while we adventured elsewhere. It must have been a dull, lonely life, with only other NPCs to keep him company. Sorry about that, Vol’jin.Blizzard Watch

🎨 In this episode of The Fine Art of #FanArt, meet @fenvaria and @ewenae ...
Dec 20, 2017
Perfect Ten: The MMOs with the best value in the start of 2018
Dec 20, 2017

Let’s talk about value. A couple of weeks back, I did an article on the healthiest games at the end of the year; today, I’m talking about the best value for the money. Isn’t that the same thing? No, it isn’t. Because health is about “what games have the most robust community and are most likely to be around next [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

Batman #37 Review
Dec 20, 2017

Batman and Superman enjoy a double-date in this wacky and thoroughly excellent new comic.There are a number of burning questions in the DC Universe at the moment. What will happen when Superman finally confronts Doctor Manhattan? When will the Justice Society and Legion of Super Heroes finally return? What's the deal with those three Jokers? Batman #37 has no answers to any of those questions, but it does definitively answer an even bigger mystery - can Superman throw a pitch so fast even BatmanIGN.com

World of Warcraft player calculates the size of every character’s… ...
Dec 20, 2017

So, what did you do with your life today? Did you sit down and think, “You know, I could use some suspect logic to decipher the exact length of my World of Warcraft character’s Gas-Powered Stick?” If so, it might be time to get a new hobby or two. We hear that gardening is nice. Also, you’re already too late, [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

World of Warcraft’s second Antorus wing opens for the raid finder as allied ...
Dec 20, 2017

So, what sort of World of Warcraft information do you find most interesting? Because there are two different flavors available. If you’re the sort who enjoys taking on raids as they come out but also prefers doing so with the raid finder, you’ll be happy to know that the second wing of Antorus is now available for players to explore [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

How many classes would be too many for WoW?
Dec 20, 2017

World of Warcraft has a lot of classes right now. Twelve of them, to be exact. Death Knights, Demon Hunters, Druids, Hunters, Mages, Monks, Paladins, Priests, Rogues, Shaman, Warlocks and Warriors, all fairly distinct from each other. But sometimes that distinctiveness has come at a price. Warlocks had to give up Metamorphosis in the Legion redesign...Blizzard Watch

World of Warcraft - New Seething Shore Battleground Previewed with ...
Dec 20, 2017

One of the big pieces of news about World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth is the addition (FINALLY) of a new battleground called the Seething Shore. It is currently live on the PTR and WoWhead has posted a terrific new fly through video to show off the environments players will encounter. In addition, a second video shows off gameplay on the battleground that provides a first look at some of the mechanics involved.mmorpg - wow

The Daily Grind: Which MMO had the best 2017 overall?
Dec 20, 2017

This is it, people. We are counting down to the final days and hours of 2017, and I know that there is usually this elation at shedding an old year in favor of a new and hopefully better one. But that doesn’t mean 2017 was a wash, especially for MMORPGs. While some games faltered or died this year, others had [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

Seething Shore Battleground Zone Preview on 7.3.5 PTR
Dec 20, 2017

Seething Shore, a new Battle for Azeroth battleground, will be teased in Patch 7.3.5. Today on the PTR, we tested the battleground as part of the Play With The Blues event.BackgroundThis battleground was first previewed at BlizzCon 2017:BlizzardIn a new Battleground, Seething Shore, players of the Horde and Alliance will descend upon Silithus to battle over the Azerite bubbling to the surface.Continue reading »Wowhead News

Trial of Style Season 2 Transmog Rewards - 7.3.5 PTR
Dec 20, 2017

The fabulous Trial of Style will make a return with a new season, featuring updated rewards. In this past week on the 7.3.5 PTR, we learned a bit more about the transmog rewards you will be able to purchase with Trial of Style Token.Do you prefer these sets over the Season 1 rewards? Let us know in the comments.Check out our original coverage of Trial of Style Season 1 to learn more about this holiday.Cloth: Ensemble: Mindwrack RaimentThis set is a more complete version of .Continue reading »Wowhead News

Nightborne Allied Race Hair Color and Tattoo Updates on 7.3.5 PTR
Dec 20, 2017

The Nightborne Allied Race has received more visual updates in recent PTR builds. The Allied Race has a greater variety of hairstyle colors, and the glowing effects from the tattoos more closely resemble that of the NPC Nightborne.All of these options are now available in Wowhead's Dressing Room, along with the other Allied Race Customization Options.Nightborne Male in Dressing RoomNightborne Female in Dressing RoomMore Nightborne Allied Race Coverage:Continue reading »Wowhead News

Wowhead digs up Allied Race Character Creation screen requirements
Dec 19, 2017

If you’re wondering how to unlock the Allied Race you most want to play, you’re not alone. It seems to be one of the biggest topics in discussing Battle for Azeroth, and there are a host of questions players ask. Will you be able to play Allied Races via preordering the next expansion? Is it similar...Blizzard Watch

We're getting ready for you to come Play With The Blues on the 7.3.5 PTR ...
Dec 19, 2017
Massively OP Podcast Episode 149: Bringing back the MMO magic
Dec 19, 2017

Justin and Bree discuss LOTRO, WoW, MMO holiday events, ArcheAge, the site awards, EverQuest, Pantheon, Ashes of Creation, RIFT, the Star Citizen lawsuit, and Funcom, with mailbag topics on horror MMOs and "iterating the magic away."This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

7.3.5 PTR Build 25727 Allied Race Unlock Requirements
Dec 19, 2017

It's time for the 2nd PTR build of the week, which features more Allied Race updates such as interface assets and modified mount and faction flavor text. Catch up on yesterday's build here.Yesterday's PTR build added the hidden tracking achievements for unlocking the Highmountain Tauren Allied Race. Today's build added the requirements for 3 more Allied Races:Nightborne: Exalted with the Nightfallen and completion of Good SuramaritanVoid Elf:Continue reading »Wowhead News

Patch 7.3.5 PTR - Build 25727
Dec 19, 2017

Patch 7.3.5 PTR - Build 25727 Build 25727 will be deployed to the PTR realms soon. This is a small build that cleans up some data and includes some new UI portraits for the new races. Achievement Changes Originally Posted by MMO-Champion Eastern Kingdoms Quests Loch Modan & Wetlands Quests (New) Complete the Loch Modan and Wetlands storylines.Westfall & Duskwood Quests (New) Complete the Westfall and Duskwood storylines. ...MMO-Champion

7.3.5 PTR Build 25727 Data Updates
Dec 19, 2017

It's time for the 2nd PTR build of the week. Catch up on yesterday's build here.Remember the SunwellShorel'aranLeave the Sunwell.Ama Noral'arkhanaClose the void rift.Anu Belore Dela'naA Walk to Remember.Shindu Fallah Na!Defeat the void attackers.Anar'alah BeloreA meeting of elves.Belono Sil'aruDefeat the Darkener.Continue reading »Wowhead News

Winter Veil brings frosty fun to World of Warcraft
Dec 19, 2017

Abominable Greenches, kissing under the mistletoe, fruitcake, and snowball fights: Winter Veil must be here. World of Warcraft has been building up its holiday festival for years and years now, so there is more than enough to do if you are chasing achievements, decorating your garrison, or looking for a break in the gear grind. This year there are a few [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

RT @KageSatsuki: Getting into the festive moose--I mean mood. ...
Dec 19, 2017
World of Warcraft - New Blog Post Takes a Look Back at Significant ...
Dec 19, 2017

The World of Warcraft site has been updated with a new blog that takes a look back at 2017. In it, a review is provided about the significant updates to WoW including 7.1.5, Tomb of Sargeras (7.2), the large 7.2.5 update and, rounding out the year, Antorus (7.3). This is a textual "victory lap" that fleshes out a bit more than an earlier video first posted in September.mmorpg - wow