World of Warcraft published a new upload: Defeat of the Burning Legion: ...
Jan 19, 2018

Victory for the heroes of the Horde over the Burning Legion calls for celebration, but behind closed doors, Warchief Sylvanas Windrunner has learned of a new discovery within Silithus that could change everything. Experience the beginning of this evolving story in patch 7.3.5. For the latest updates visit: http://WorldofWarcraft.comYoutube - wow

World of Warcraft published a new upload: Defeat of the Burning Legion: ...
Jan 19, 2018

Victory for the heroes of the Alliance over the Burning Legion is sweet, but news of goblin activity in Silithus seems to hint that the troubles aren’t over. Experience the beginning of this evolving story in patch 7.3.5. For the latest updates visit: http://WorldofWarcraft.comYoutube - wow

World of Warcraft e-sports: The return of the Mythic Dungeon Invitational ...
Jan 19, 2018

World of Warcraft and e-sports: two great tastes that taste great together, right? That’s Blizzard’s position, anyway. On Friday it laid out its plans for 2018. “The biggest event in WoW esports will be supported by a full calendar of tournaments around the world, ensuring only the most battle-tested and proven teams have a shot at the 2018 WoW Arena World [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

World of Warcraft patch 7.3.5 arrives tomorrow with worldwide level scaling
Jan 19, 2018

Got some alts you want to level up in World of Warcraft? The experience is about to become much broader when patch 7.3.5 arrives tomorrow with level scaling across the game. Level 60 characters can go to Outland or Northrend as you wish, get rewards that scale with their level, and you can actually expect to finish up zones without [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

The Daily Grind: How much worse could MMO business models get?
Jan 19, 2018

During the roundtable podcast a few weeks ago, when we had the whole Massively OP staff on to chat, we tackled a question from Teviko on the future of MMO business models. We’ve come a long way from free-to-play, microtransactions, and double-dipping sparkleponies, after all, to lockboxes. Indeed, he asked us to speculate on where we’ll be in 2023, looking back [...]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 patch 7.3.5 abolishes expansion-specific flight skill ...
Jan 19, 2018

Since the ability to fly was added in the first expansion to World of Warcraft, there’s always been the question among players about when we get to fly in every new zone. For several years, the answer was simply “when you’re high-enough level to purchase the flying skill.” Want to fly in Northrend? There’s a skill for that. Pandaria? Ditto. [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

Massively OP Podcast Episode 153: It’s a whole New World
Jan 19, 2018

Justin and Bree discuss Guild Wars 2, WoW, DDO, New World, RIFT, Elite, and ArcheAge, with a mailbag question on easing into full-scale MMO sandboxes.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 zone biome puts you in an adventuring mood?
Jan 19, 2018

Two of my favorite MMORPG zones are World of Warcraft’s Mulgore and WildStar’s Algoroc. Both managed to catch some of the spirit and flavor of the American west that I absolutely loved when I lived there, including the vast views, the towering mesas, and the feeling of isolation and expanse. Whenever I find myself in an MMO region like this, [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

World of Warcraft patch 7.3.5 is live in the wild after extended downtime
Jan 19, 2018

Some patches just don’t go down smoothly. World of Warcraft wound up extending its patch time for patch 7.3.5. pretty thoroughly yesterday, with the game’s servers not coming back up until around 8:00 p.m. EST. But they’re back up now, and that means that you can enjoy the patch in its entirety. (Or you can this evening, when you get [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

World of Warcraft confirms that raid boss health bump is a mistake and ...
Jan 19, 2018

It was sort of a smack in the face to go to old raids in World of Warcraft yesterday. Not in the slap-in-the-face disrespectful sense, but in the sense of just being extremely surprising. Every raid boss was suddenly sporting way too much health, and some more recent raids were suddenly impossible to beat at level 110 with decent gear. [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

MMOChampionWoW published a new upload: Patch 7.3.5 - Alliance Epilogue Cinematic
Jan 19, 2018
MMOChampionWoW published a new upload: Patch 7.3.5 - Horde Epilogue Cinematic
Jan 19, 2018
Weekly Blizzard Roundup: Hearthstone Twitch Prime Rewards, Blaze Hero, ...
Jan 19, 2018

This week's Blizzard Round up includes two free Kobolds and Catacombs packs from Twitch Prime, the Blaze Hero in Heroes of the Storm and the start of the Overwatch League.Hearthstone Twitch Prime RewardsFrom January 10 to February 10, Twitch Prime members can get two free Kobolds and Catacombs packs. To get Twitch Prime, you must link your Amazon Prime to your Twitch account and you'll get your rewards! For more information, check out the related Hearthstone blog.Continue reading »Wowhead News

The Story of Moira Thaurissan (Bronzebeard) - Lore with Nobbel87
Jan 19, 2018

It's time for our monthly lore collaboration with Nobbel87! In this series, Nobbel will examine the lore behind popular content on Wowhead, and we'll provide database links and guides so you can experience the lore and content in-game. Today's video is all about Moira Bronzebeard, to whet your appetite for Dark Iron Dwarf Allied Race lore!Hello everyone! In Battle for Azeroth, the Dark Iron Dwarves are going to join the Alliance as one of the Allied Races.Continue reading »Wowhead News

Flying While Leveling Changes in Patch 7.3.5 and Azeroth Transportation ...
Jan 19, 2018

With Patch 7.3.5 coming soon, we've updated our WoW Transportation Guide with a number of improvements.A big change is coming to low-level flying in Patch 7.3.5. From an earlier 7.3.5 article:With all those changes, many people got curious about what would happen with flying, since it has so many variables, like Cold Weather Flying and Wisdom of the Four Winds. Users in the official forums discovered that those special flying restrictions are gone!Continue reading »Wowhead News

Extended Scheduled Maintenance for 1-16
Jan 19, 2018

Blizzard's scheduled maintenance post for the week of January 16th indicates unusually long maintenance. While we haven't received official confirmation that Patch 7.3.5 is the 16th, extended maintenance from the 7am to 3 pm time slot is usually reserved for new patches.Edit: It's official! 7.3.5 release date is January 16th.Read more about the upcoming patch in the Patch 7.3.5 Content Hub.Continue reading »Wowhead News

Patch 7.3.5 Coming January 16th and Patch Notes
Jan 19, 2018

Blizzard has announced the release date for Patch 7.3.5: January 16th (US) / January 17th (EU). Check out our Patch 7.3.5 Content Hub for everything coming in the new patch!The release date follows an intense period of speculation, as we had no patch notes throughout the 7.3.5 PTR cycle.Continue reading »Wowhead News

Patch 7.3.5 Legion Survival Guide & Giveaway
Jan 19, 2018

Patch 7.3.5 Legion Survival GuidePatch 7.3.5 will go live on January 16 on NA realms and January 17 on EU realms. This new content patch will contain 4 new backpack slots, updates to the updated Wound in the World, a leveling revamp which includes zones that scale to your level, an additional method of earning a Legendary item, and the Dalaran Mailroom quest chain.Patch 7.3.5 is now live on NA realms!Continue reading »Wowhead News

New Events in WoW for January 16: Patch 7.3.5, Antorus LFR Wing 4, Pet ...
Jan 19, 2018

New World of Warcraft Legion Events for the week of January 16 includes Patch 7.3.5, the final wing of Antorus on LFR difficulty, the Pet Battle 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.Patch 7.3.5Patch 7.3.5 will go live on January 16 on NA realms and January 17 on EU realms.Continue reading »Wowhead News

Patch 7.3.5 Legion Epilogue Cutscenes (Spoilers)
Jan 19, 2018

Patch 7.3.5 is now up on NA servers and there's a new Legion Epilogue Cutscene for the Alliance and Horde. Check out our patch survival guide for what to get done patch day!Spoilers in the video.Video Description:In the Alliance cutscene, Anduin gives a rousing speech to the Alliance celebrating the end of the struggle with the Legion. However Shaw comes to Greymane with urgent news that they must share with King Anduin at once.Continue reading »Wowhead News

Army of the Light and Argussian Reach Reputation Changes in 7.3.5
Jan 19, 2018

Patch 7.3.5 brings about an undocumented buff for Argus reputation gains: Army of the Light and Argussian Reach:In Patch 7.3.5, Rare Elite world quests on Argus now award both Army of the Light and Argussian Reach reputation. Previously, you only earned reputation with one faction.Other types of Argus World Quests, including regular and rare world quests, still only award reputation with one faction.Continue reading »Wowhead News

Upgrade Your Account Security and Get a Backpack Upgrade
Jan 19, 2018

Blizzard has posted a reminder about how to acquire four extra backpack slots in 7.3.5. You will need to add Blizzard SMS Protect to your account with either the physical or mobile version of the Blizzard Authenticator.Don't forget you will also get a cute Core Hound Pup as well.BlizzardWe take account security seriously, and we know you do, too.Continue reading »Wowhead News

New Black Qiraji War Tank Mount for Scarab Lords
Jan 19, 2018

Muffinus has confirmed on Twitter that the Black Qiraji War Tank mount is a special mount for Scarab Lords.The Black Qiraji War Tank is a high resolution version of the Black Qiraji Resonating Crystal awarded only to holders of the title back in Classic WoW. We recently detailed The Ahn'Qiraj War Effort and the Scepter of the Shifting Sands questline that went into obtaining this mount.Continue reading »Wowhead News

Patch 7.3.5 Undocumented Changes
Jan 19, 2018

Every patch, some details slip through the Official Patch Notes, so we've compiled a list of the most important undocumented changes. For 7.3.5, we shared our intial findings with Nightswifty to help him start the post on the the WoW subreddit. This post is a mix of our findings, Nightswifty's, and r/wow from the comments.Thank you to everyone who has shared details about undocumented changes!What are undocumented changes?Continue reading »Wowhead News

New S.E.L.F.I.E. Camera Filters Discovered
Jan 19, 2018

The S.E.L.F.I.E. Camera has received some updates in Patch 7.3.5, including Light Camera Action as an easier method to acquire the camera. Blizzard also added five background filters based on famous locations in Azeroth. Can't wait for Crown of Courage to be added so players can really replicate Snapchat in game!Wowhead users have been posting comments explaining how to get the filters:Firelands Filter: This filter for the S.E.L.F.I.E.Continue reading »Wowhead News

Scaling Issues - Dungeon Heroic Mobs Have Less HP Than Normal Version
Jan 19, 2018

Many players have been frustrated by the large increases to mob health in dungeons and raids in Patch 7.3.5, making it more difficult, or in some cases impossible, to solo legacy content. Hezkezl in a Reddit thread has discovered that mobs on Heroic difficulty have less HP than on Normal.This could mean one of two things:Blizzard has reversed the values of Normal and Heroic mob health by accident.Continue reading »Wowhead News

Patch 7.3.5 Community Tributes: Chinglish and Towelliee
Jan 19, 2018

The Highmoutain Tauren Allied Race can play Monks in Battle for Azeroth. Several Monk trainers have been added in Thunder Totem, teaching the Tauren their ways, including some familiar faces.One of the Monk Trainers, Cheng Lish, is a tribute to the streamer ChinglishTV, who loves pandas and WoW! His logo is a panda and he runs Team Pandamonium.I may have teared up just a little bit @Methodgg does this mean I have to main swap to monk ?Continue reading »Wowhead News

This Week in WoW History: Nighthold, Hearthstone Open Beta, Burning Crusade ...
Jan 19, 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.7.3.5 is released! I hope you guys are enjoying it. This week we have the release of The Nighthold, a World First kill, Hearthstone entering its Open Beta stage, some amazing 10-year Anniversary swag, and the launch of WoW's first expansion, Burning Crusade! Let's go ahead and dive in!Continue reading »Wowhead News

Uuna Pet Drop Rate Increased In Hotfix
Jan 19, 2018

In Patch 7.3.5, there is a mysterious secret behind the non-combat pet Uuna and players are trying to work it out. However, the drop for Uuna Uuna's Doll is low and some players were having a hard time obtaining it. However, Muffinus has announced that the drop rate of the pet has been significantly increased.Muffinus has announced on Twitter that significantly increases the drop rate of Uuna's Doll from The Many-Faced Devourer.Continue reading »Wowhead News

Patch 7.3.5 Raid Scaling Issues - Fix Soon for MoP and WoD Raids
Jan 19, 2018

With the release of Patch 7.3.5, players have been starting to notice that old raids from previous expansions are much harder to solo due to an increased Health Pool. With some values from pre-patch, we have compared some of the health pools from before and after the patch.We compiled more Undocumented Patch Changes in a post.Hellfire CitadelWe took a look at the health pools of certain bosses in Mythic Hellfire Citadel from the WoD expansion.Continue reading »Wowhead News

Patch 7.3.5 Hotfixes for January 17 - Assassination Rogue, Restoration ...
Jan 19, 2018

Today's hotfixes notes changes to assassination rogues, restoration shaman and affliction warlocks bugs, as well as other bugs in dungeons, raids and world quests.There's still no fix for the performance issues in raids, but Blizzard has commented on it on Twitter.BlizzardJanuary 17ClassesRogue Assassination The Poison Knives trait has been temporarily disabled, and Poison Knives currently adds 3% damage to Deadly Poison per rank.Continue reading »Wowhead News

Transmog Changes for Low-Level Players in 7.3.5
Jan 19, 2018

With the level and gear rewards scaling in Patch 7.3.5, transmog has received level updates as well. You can now transmog higher-level appearances at lower levels, similar to the leveling scaling bands added in 7.3.5.From a post on Reddit by Xaltiery:XaltierySorry if this has been posted already, just trying to get the word out. With this patch you can transmog your gear to 1-60 items for your class (tier items included).Continue reading »Wowhead News

Extended Maintenance Scheduled for Friday 1-19 for US Realms
Jan 19, 2018

Blizzard has just pushed a notification to the Blizzard Battle.net App that there will be an extended maintenance tomorrow, 1/19, lasting eight hours, ranging from 7 AM PST to 3 PM PST on US realms. There will be a similar maintenance on Saturday, 1/20 for EU realms. Thanks to St0rmy95 for sharing!BlizzardWe will be performing scheduled maintenance beginning on Friday, January 19th, 7:00 AM (PST) and we expect the service to be available again at approximately 3:00 PM (PST).Continue reading »Wowhead News

Analyzing the Legion Epilogue Cinematics
Jan 19, 2018

Patch 7.3.5 introduced two Legion Epilogue Cinematics and in this post, we'll analyze them and how they fit into the narrative of the Anduin quests and Before the Storm. Let us know your thoughts in the comments!Learn more about the patch in our 7.3.5 Survival Guide.Spoilers in the post.CinematicsAlliance vs Horde SettingThe Alliance and Horde cinematics open in very different settings and moods.Continue reading »Wowhead News

Fix for MoP and WoD Raid Scaling on the PTR
Jan 19, 2018

Yesterday Blizzard made a post on an unintentional change to mob health pools which made Mists and Warlords bosses difficult to solo. Today on the 7.3.5 PTR, a build went out which addressed these issues. The fix is not yet live, but whenever this PTR update finds its way to live servers, the fix should be in.blizzardAs many players have noticed, changes to how creature health is determined in Patch 7.3.5 had a meaningful impact on some older raid content.Continue reading »Wowhead News

Uuna Secret Solved by Secret Finding Discord
Jan 19, 2018

Over the past few days, the Secret Finding Discord has been working together since the start of Patch 7.3.5 to discover the storyline behind Uuna, a non-combat pet. Please check out Nightswifty's comment and Nightswifty's guide which compiles all the community's research as to how this can be solved. You can also check out the walkthrough in the #secret-progress channel of the Secret Finding Discord.In order to complete this secret, you'll need to obtain Uuna first.Continue reading »Wowhead News

What is a Bridging loan
Jan 19, 2018

A money lender deals in hard money loans. it is given to someone who has no other sources to attain loans. If you have a poor credit rating, bankruptcy, doubtful payments or late payment history, probably none of the banking institutions would provide you with sufficient monetary resources. In such cases money lenders come to […]A money lender deals in hard money loans. it is given to someone who has no other sources to attain loans. ...WOWJUJU

World of Warcraft - New Fan Video Takes a Look at Durotar in Unreal Engine 4
Jan 19, 2018

YouTube user 'Daniel L' has posted a new video in his series recreating iconic World of Warcraft locations. In this one, you get a look at Durotar, the starting zone for Orc players and the location just outside the Horde capital city of Orgrimmar.mmorpg - wow

World of Warcraft - From the MMOWTF Files: Khadgar Solos Felhounds of Sargeras
Jan 19, 2018

Who says World of Warcraft NPCs are useless? In a new video from YouTuber "Rextroy", a Protection Paladin, we get to see none other than "the greatest mage on Azeroth", Khadgar, solo the normal version of the Felhounds of Sargeras from the Antorus raid. He's so awesome a mage that he doesn't even NEED magic....he literally punches them to death over the course of 9 hours.mmorpg - wow

World of Warcraft - 7.3.5 Arrives Tomorrow with ZoneScaling, Silithus ...
Jan 19, 2018

For those who have been looking forward to the next chapter in World of Warcraft: Legion, we have good news: Patch 7.3.5 arrives tomorrow complete with Ulduar Timewalking, new quests in Silithus, the new zone scaling feature, the Seething Short battleground (available after a short time) and several updated features. The Lunar Festival will have new hats and a "sturdier" Sturdy Love Fool will be part of the coming weeks.mmorpg - wow

World of Warcraft - Artist Behind Award-Winning Grommash Hellscream Cosplay ...
Jan 19, 2018

The cosplay artist behind Blizzcon 2015's award-winning design of Grommash Hellscream, Mike Biasi, has passed away after suffering a stroke earlier this month. After an initial recovery prognosis, Biasi's condition worsened until his death.mmorpg - wow

World of Warcraft - Undocumented Changes in 7.3.5 See Vastly Increased ...
Jan 19, 2018

For those of you who have enjoyed running old raids for World of Warcraft transmog items, your time investment will be increasing greatly as all health pools have increased by about 300% in patch 7.3.5. While raids from Vanilla through Cataclysm are still easily soloed, Pandaria and Warlords raid content on some difficulty levels is not. The increased health pools have made fight mechanics kick in that most times render soloing impossible.mmorpg - wow

World of Warcraft - Patch to Reduce Pandaria & Warlords Raid Boss Health ...
Jan 19, 2018

A brief blue post has cropped up on the US World of Warcraft forums that addresses the furor that has erupted since the launch of patch 7.3.5. After the update, players heading in to Warlords of Draenor and Pandaria raids noticed a 300% increase to boss health that prevented many of them from being soloed for the purpose of collecting transmog items and mounts. Blizzard has responded to the outcry that it was never "our intention...to greatly increase the difficulty".mmorpg - wow

World of Warcraft - Grizzly Hills in Unreal Engine 4
Jan 19, 2018

A few days ago, we shared Daniel L's video of his Unreal Engine 4 vision of Durotar from World of Warcraft. Today, he's back again, this time with the Northrend location of Grizzly Hills. Damn, folks...if only!mmorpg - wow

World of Warcraft - Public Service Announcement: Realms Going Down for ...
Jan 19, 2018

North American and European World of Warcraft will be going down this weekend for extended maintenance. While no official word on the update has been announced, it is assumed this will be to deploy a hotfix reducing raid boss health in Warlords of Draenor and Mists of Pandaria. A PTR update went live earlier today reflecting that change. NA realms will go down tomorrow at 7:00 am Pacific / 10:00 am Eastern and are expected to be back up at 3:00 pm Pacific / 6:00 pm Eastern.mmorpg - wow

Patch 7.3.5 Coming January 16
Jan 19, 2018

Patch 7.3.5 Releases January 16, 2018 Blizzard has confirmed that Patch 7.3.5 will be launching tomorrow! Allied Races are not going live tomorrow. Originally Posted by Blizzard (Blue Tracker / Official Forums) Patch 7.3.5 Coming January 16 Patch 7.3.5 is coming January 16, and adds several new features and updates, including Ulduar Timewalking; the revamped leveling experience featuring scaling zones throughout Azeroth, Outland, and Draenor; and more. ...MMO-Champion

Patch 7.3.5 Live this Week
Jan 19, 2018

Update: Maintenance has been extended until 5 PST. Patch 7.3.5 Live this Week Patch 7.3.5 brings old world leveling scaling, Ulduar Timewalking, Silithus quests, legendary tokens, the Seething Shore Battleground and more! Allied Races are not going live this week! Much of the data for them is in the patch, so we may see them later as a pre-order bonus. Legendary Changes - You can now purchase Purified Titan EssenceMythic Plus Battle Resurrections - Battle resurrections in Mythic+ dungeons now fMMO-Champion

Antorus LFR Wing 4, Matron Folnuna, Na'zak the Fiend, Pet Battle Bonus Event
Jan 19, 2018

Patch 7.3.5 Live Now Update: The quests Fuel of a Doomed World and Invasion Onslaught on Argus now reward 1000 reputation with both the Army of the Light and Argussian Reach reputations, up front 250. Antorus - LFR Wing 4 Opens This Week Antorus, the Burning Throne LFR Wing 4 opens this week! Greater Invasion - Matron Folnuna Matron Folnuna is up this week! World Boss - Na'zak the Fiend Na'zak the Fiend is up this week. If you are an alchemist without Recipe: Potion of Prolonged Power he is thMMO-Champion

Patch 7.3.5 - Alliance and Horde Epilogue Cinematics
Jan 19, 2018

Antorus LFR Wing 4, Matron Folnuna, Na'zak the Fiend, Pet Battle Bonus Event Patch 7.3.5 - Alliance and Horde Epilogue Cinematics Patch 7.3.5 is live and new epilogue cinematics are available. Spoilers below!MMO-Champion

Black Qiraji War Tank, Upgrade Your Account Security and Get a Backpack Upgrade
Jan 19, 2018

Patch 7.3.5 - Alliance and Horde Epilogue Cinematics Black Qiraji War Tank Muffinus let players know that the Black Qiraji War Tank is a reward for players that already had the Scarab Lord title. While you can no longer obtain this mount, you can get the Red and Blue version temporarily from the Call of the Scarab micro-holiday. Upgrade Your Account Security and Get a Backpack Upgrade Originally Posted by Blizzard (Blue Tracker / Official Forums) We MMO-Champion

S.E.L.F.I.E Filters, Jan 17 Hotfixes, MoP and WoD Raid Boss Health, Uuna Hotfix
Jan 19, 2018

PTR Server Slam Hall of Champions is This Week's Brawl! Patch 7.3.5 - S.E.L.F.I.E Filters Patch 7.3.5 adds new filters to the S.E.L.F.I.E. Camera MkII. If you don't already have it, you can head to Stormwind / Orgrimmar and pick up the Light Camera Action quest. Argus Filter - Take a selfie with Argus the Unmaker in AntorusFirelands Filter - Take a selfie with Ragnaros in FirelandsFrostmourne Filter - Take a selfie with The Lich King in Icecrown CitadelSha Filter - Take a selfie with Sha of FeMMO-Champion

Upcoming Extended Maintenance, Patch 7.3.5 PTR - Build 25875, Heroes - ...
Jan 19, 2018

Upcoming Extended Maintenance Both the US and EU are having eight hour maintenance again this week. Originally Posted by Blizzard Entertainment We will be performing scheduled maintenance beginning on Friday, January 19th, 7:00 AM (PST) and we expect the service to be available again at approximately 3:00 PM (PST). ...MMO-Champion

WoW Economy Weekly Wrap-Up: 7.3.5 PTR Updates, Flash Markets, Profession ...
Jan 13, 2018

WoW Economy Weekly Wrap-UpWelcome to the twenty second 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

The Daily Grind: Which MMO offers the best sky views?
Jan 13, 2018

I know it’s a simple and basic thing, but I absolutely adore a great skybox in my MMORPGs. There’s something about looking up at a majestic and vibrant sky in-game that puts me right in the middle of the world and immerses me in the environment. Fallen Earth will always be remembered fondly by me for its gorgeous sunsets, and [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

Patch 7.3.5 - Release Build, Artifact Instability, WoW History, Overwatch League
Jan 13, 2018

Overwatch League Causing Lag in Diablo 3 Deathwing Needs a Friendwing - Vote for Phase II Challenges! Patch 7.3.5 PTR - Build 25848 The latest PTR build flagged the client as a Release Candidate. Patch 7.3.5 - Artifact Instability Patch 7.3.5 adds the send off for our Artifact weapons. A recent PTR build added some visual effects of the instability that results from the send off. A recent build also changed how the Artifact Power numbers increase or decrease once your Artifact is unstable. ...MMO-Champion

7.3.5 PTR Build 25848 - Release Candidate
Jan 13, 2018

Today's 7.3.5 PTR build is a release candidate! This means development is winding down in this PTR cycle and we could see 7.3.5 on servers relatively soon.Continue reading »Wowhead News

World of Warcraft offers Hunters new pet options for Patch 7.2.5
Jan 13, 2018

World of Warcraft Hunters who adhere to the ancient code of the Pokémon — gotta catch ’em all — will find themselves five pets short when Patch 7.2.5 arrives. That’s due to a handful of new tamable critters that have been discovered on the public test realm. Pretty much, these are color variations on pet models that already exist, but [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

"All must serve the one... true... king." 🔎 Lich King cosplay by ...
Jan 12, 2018
How Bright 2 Can Beat The Haters And Actually Be Great
Jan 12, 2018

When Netflix announced that they were producing the urban cop fantasy Bright, it came with a heavy price tag and plenty of expectation. The streaming giant shelled out $90 million for the movie, and lined up a formidable team: stars Will Smith and Joel Edgerton, Suicide Squad director David Ayer, and a script from Max Landis, for which they paid $3 million (a notably high price). ...Gamespot's Video Game New

Watch World Of Warplanes 2.0's New Strategic Mode And Bombers In Action On PC
Jan 12, 2018

World of Warplanes was originally released in 2013 for PC, but the game has been essentially re-released with a recent 2.0 update. The new version promises more strategic combat, in the form of the new Conquest Mode, a new class of aircraft, and more. Check out some of the game in action in the video above.While the game has traditionally focused on straight-up dogfights, World of Warplanes 2.0's new Conquest Mode is focused on tactical superiority and cooperation between classes of aircraft. ..Gamespot's Video Game New

WoW Esports team announces Mythic Dungeon Invitational and Arenas
Jan 12, 2018

Today on a short and sweet Twitch stream with World of Warcraft community manager Josh “Lore” Allen, esports manager Jeramy McIntyre laid out what 2018 holds for WoW esports. They started off discussing the long-running WoW Arena competition. This year they’re expanding both the pool of competitors and the prizes. There will be nine cups...Blizzard Watch

World of Warcraft published a new upload: World of Warcraft Esports: 2018 ...
Jan 12, 2018

For full details visit: https://worldofwarcraft.com/en-us/news/21363148/world-of-warcraft-esports-2018-plans-revealed In the 2018 WoW Esports live stream, we learned from esports manager Jeramy McIntyre more about the plans and changes for the WoW Arena World Championship and the Mythic Dungeon Invitational.Youtube - wow

Know Your Lore: My 2018 wish list – Warcraft, Overwatch, and more
Jan 12, 2018

The start of a new year is a good time to think about what we’d like to see from our favorite games. Games provide an interactive medium for storytelling, which tends to create a feeling of personal investment. A consequence of this is that we often end up waiting and hoping for our particular favorite...Blizzard Watch

World of Warcraft - A Peek at WoW eSports in 2018 - Both PvP and PvE Action ...
Jan 12, 2018

In today's WoW eSports live stream, Jeramy McIntyre and Josh Allen sat down to talk about how eSports will be presented during 2018. There are big changes in Arena Cup play, including an increase in the number of North American and European Cups that lead to qualification for the World Cup. In addition, prize pools will increase and the year will be divided into seasons.mmorpg - wow

World of Warcraft - A Peek at WoW eSports in 2018
Jan 12, 2018

In today's WoW eSports live stream, Jeramy McIntyre and Josh Allen sat down to talk about how eSports will be presented during 2018. There are big changes in Arena Cup play, including an increase in the number of North American and European Cups that lead to qualification for the World Cup. In addition, prize pools will increase and the year will be divided into seasons.mmorpg - wow

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Jan 12, 2018
WoW Esports 2018 Announcement Stream
Jan 12, 2018

Blizzard is revealing their upcoming plans for the WoW Arena World Championship and the Mythic Dungeon Invitational! We'll be recapping any important announcements.Currently on the 7.3.5, Mythic+ combat resurrections are now on a 10 minute charge timer. This follows an interview with Forbes about the MDI talking about the need for combat rez changes in future tournaments.It’s a new year, and we’ve got another epic year of WoW esports lined up for 2018.Continue reading »Wowhead News

2018 WoW Esports Announcements
Jan 12, 2018

2018 WoW Esports Announcements WoW esports manager Jeramy McIntyre will be sharing what esports fans and participants can look forward to this year including changes to the WoW Arena World Championship and the Mythic Dungeon Invitational. Click to load chatMMO-Champion

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Jan 12, 2018
Wowhead Weekly #144 - Artifact Retirement, Allied Races, Legendaries
Jan 12, 2018

Wowhead Weekly #144 recaps the latest week of news from the PTR, including retiring artifact weapons, legendary updates, and Void Elf datamined dialogue. As announced in December, Panser has stepped down to focus on content efforts outside of Twitch in 2018. Our new host is AnnieFuchsia, a full-time Twitch streamer who loves collecting achievements and mounts in WoW.Continue reading »Wowhead News

WoW Factor: Guessing at Battle for Azeroth’s release date using math
Jan 12, 2018

The “when will Battle for Azeroth” speculation train is rolling once again because it looks like patch 7.3.5 is just around the corner. We haven’t actually been told when that’s landing yet, of course, but the World of Warcraft community continues to push forward with the sort of boundless optimism that it’s so well known for. “This time is going [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

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Jan 12, 2018
Overwatch League Takes One Thing From Pro Sports That Could Make A Huge ...
Jan 12, 2018

The Overwatch League represents one of the most significant ventures into esports to date, and certainly the largest from Blizzard. Significant resources are being put into the league, with Twitch reportedly paying a major sum to secure broadcasting rights. Blizzard has also built a major arena in Los Angeles and released a huge batch of new Overwatch skins to help drive interest in the event.Clearly, the company's investment in esports is serious, though it remains to be seen what kind of succeGamespot's Video Game New

Did Legion go overboard with legendaries?
Jan 12, 2018

Looking at the changes coming in 7.3.5 to legendary items, I feel like I can finally put into words a disconnect I’ve had with them this entire expansion. A lot of Legion has felt like it was lifted whole from Diablo 3. The legendaries in particular were simply too much. There are too many of them, they...Blizzard Watch

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Jan 12, 2018
The Daily Grind: What MMO will be the next to change up its business model ...
Jan 12, 2018

You may not like it, but the vast majority of MMORPGs are free-to-play or buy-to-play as of 2018. EVE Online went free-to-play at the end of 2016, you’ll recall, and some of the last classic holdouts – Ultima Online and Dark Age of Camelot – will make the same move this year. That doesn’t leave many games to go free-to-play [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

Legendary Changes in 7.3.5
Jan 12, 2018

Among all the features currently available in the Patch 7.3.5 PTR, the most exciting one certainly is the new legendary acquisition method. Throughout Legion, Arcanomancer Vridiel has always helped us to improve our Legendaries, first to item level 940, then to 970 and finally to item level 1000 in patch 7.3.2. Now, coming up next patch, he will help us acquire new legendaries as well!Continue reading »Wowhead News

Massively Overthinking: What’s the smallest MMO you’re willing to play?
Jan 12, 2018

A comment on Reddit about the current size and viability of Kritika Online got me thinking about MMO playerbases in general lately. We all know that there’s a stigma attached to little games; the big games with big servers and millions of players feel safer, and nowadays people just assume a small MMO has one foot in the grave. But [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

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Jan 11, 2018
Remembering WoW Classic: The Paladin class in Vanilla
Jan 11, 2018

I’m thrilled for the people who have been wanting Classic WoW servers for years, and I’m excited for newer players to experience the game I fell in love with back in 2006. I started a little later in Vanilla and rolled my Paladin — the same one I play today — in Patch 1.9. If...Blizzard Watch

Search Page Improvements - New Highlighted Content
Jan 11, 2018

Search is a core feature of Wowhead and we're excited to unveil some improvements today!Searching for exact names of in-game content, like items, quests, and achievements, has always been straightforward on Wowhead. But what if...You don't know the exact name of something, so you search for "Antorus Guide" instead of the name of a boss?You want to look up a general WoW topic, like "flying" or "Void Elf"?Continue reading »Wowhead News

See World Of Warplanes 2.0's New Strategic Mode And Bombers In Action On PC
Jan 11, 2018

World of Warplanes was originally released in 2013 for PC, but the game has been essentially re-released with a recent 2.0 update. The new version promises more strategic combat, in the form of the new Conquest Mode, a new class of aircraft, and more. Check out some of the game in action in the video above.While the game has traditionally focused on straight-up dogfights, World of Warplanes 2.0's new Conquest Mode is focused on tactical superiority and cooperation between classes of aircraft. ..Gamespot's Video Game New

Overwatch League Uses One Thing From Pro Sports That Could Make A Huge ...
Jan 11, 2018

The Overwatch League represents one of the most significant ventures into esports to date, and certainly the largest from Blizzard. Significant resources are being put into the league, with Twitch reportedly paying a major sum to secure broadcasting rights. Blizzard has also built a major arena in Los Angeles and released a huge batch of new Overwatch skins to help drive interest in the event.Clearly, the company's investment in esports is serious, though it remains to be seen what kind of succeGamespot's Video Game New

The Switch's lifetime sales in France surpass the Wii U
Jan 11, 2018

Earlier this week, the Switch beat out the Wii U's lifetime sales in Japan. The same Switch that's been out for 10 months against the Wii U's five plus years. That same milestone is now happening all over the world it seems, as the Switch just pushed 911,000 units in France, which beat out the Wii U's 832,000 lifetime. Nintendo of Italy has also revealed that it's the fastest-selling console of all time in the region. ...Destuctoid

The Mysterious Countdown of the Xorothian Cultists
Jan 11, 2018

Several days ago we posted a blog speculating on the release date for Patch 7.3.5. In the comments, gkmnadsz made an interesting observation about the Xorothian Cultist and possible release dates, which is being discussed on places like Reddit today.Check the Xorothian Cultist on the broken shore to find out the release date of the new patch. they are counting down a time. They were doing it before 7.3.2. I followed the everyday. And the antorus came when the time was over.Continue reading »Wowhead News

Patch 7.3.5’s new Hunter pets and where to tame them
Jan 11, 2018

When patch 7.3.5 PTR datamining went up in December, Wowhead caught site of possible new Hunter pets to tame along with all the other PTR info. Since then, the Petopia community has been hard at work finding where these new pet models have been hiding. There are five new unique pets to tame, each in...Blizzard Watch

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Jan 11, 2018
7.3.5 PTR Broadcast Text - Telogrus Rift, Void Elves, Forsaken Unrest, ...
Jan 11, 2018

We've datamined more 7.3.5 PTR Broadcast Text, related to upcoming content like Telogrus Rift, Cathedral of Light reacting to the Void Elves, Auction House Dance Party, and some Forsaken unrest.Story Spoilers in the post.Datamining broadcast text allows us to view all the NPC dialogue in the upcoming patch. In this post, we try to organize all the new random lines of dialogue correctly creating a coherent narrative.Continue reading »Wowhead News

This Week in WoW History: Patch 7.1.5, Grimtotem Spirit Guide, Early Beta ...
Jan 11, 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.This week we have some controversial topics, such as a World First kill and a pseudo challenge for a hunter tame of old. Let's get started, then!2017January 10th, 2017Patch 7.1.5 is released! The Nighthold is the first small patch of Legion, introducing or updating minor systems. Highlights include:Mists of Pandaria Timewalking:Continue reading »Wowhead News

Patch 7.3.5 PTR introduces configuration warning, hints at Battle for ...
Jan 11, 2018

In all the other news about patch 7.3.5, one surprising tidbit noticed by the folks at Wowhead was this one — a configuration warning that alerts you if your system won’t be supported by future builds of World of Warcraft. That’s interesting because I don’t remember the game ever warning us about future requirements before —...Blizzard Watch

Blizzard’s Battle.net app gets an upgrade
Jan 10, 2018

The next iteration for Blizzard’s launch application is here, and no, it doesn’t include yet another name change. The changes mostly come in the form of quality-of-life improvements to the Battle.net application, such as being able to launch Blizzard games like World of Warcraft and Overwatch straight from the task bar or dock. Unnamed bug fixes are come part and [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

The Sci-Fi Writer You Didn't Know Wrote Everything: Philip K. Dick
Jan 10, 2018

From Blade Runner to Minority Report to Total Recall, these sci-fi classics all spring from the same mind.Philip K. Dick is easily one of the most influential science fiction writers ever to put pen to paper. Dick's high-concept stories and distinctive voice profoundly shaped the genre in the 20th Century and earned him a legion of hardcore fans the world over. ...IGN.com

WoW Esports Live Stream Friday (1-12)
Jan 10, 2018

Blizzard has just announced that there will be a live stream this Friday (1/12), at 11:00 am PST, on their Twitch Channel to unveil their plans for esports in 2018. The stream will have announcements for both the WoW Arena Championship and for the Mythic Dungeon Invitational tournaments during this year. If you can't watch it or if you miss it, we will live blogging the stream on our main page, so make sure to check it out this Friday, at 11:00 am PST.Continue reading »Wowhead News

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Jan 10, 2018
Hunter Tames in Patch 7.3.5
Jan 10, 2018

Several new Hunter Pet Tames are arriving in Patch 7.3.5, including the high-resolution Silithid Sentinel bug and new Panthera and Mana Ray tints. Here's a look at what to expect!These pets were initially datamined in our 7.3.5 PTR data dump from December, and the folks at Petopia have gradually been discovering locations for all of the pets. Big thanks to their intrepid community!New Colors and ModelsBasilisksThe Crystal Spine Matriarch is located on Yojamba Isle.Continue reading »Wowhead News

What makes you spend in-game currency?
Jan 10, 2018

One of the habits I find difficult to break — whether it be in World of Warcraft, Heroes of the Storm, or Overwatch — is my habit of saving up in-game currency and then just… not spending it. And it’s never because I don’t have something to buy. There’s almost always something I’ve had my...Blizzard Watch

World of Warcraft - Our Guide to Keeping Busy Until Battle for Azeroth Arrives
Jan 10, 2018

There are some immutable facts that we know about World of Warcraft as we sit here today. Antorus is the final raid in the Legion expansion. Battle for Azeroth has been revealed as the next chapter in the ongoing story. We have NO idea when it's coming our way. What this means, dear readers, is that we are now officially in the doldrums when it comes to WoW. However, it can never be said that there's "nothing to do in WoW" -- it wasn't true a decade ago and it's even less so today.mmorpg - wow

WordPress Resources at SiteGround
Jan 10, 2018

WordPress is an award-winning web software, used by millions of webmasters worldwide for building their website or blog. SiteGround is proud to host this particular WordPress installation and provide users with multiple resources to facilitate the management of their WP websites: Expert WordPress Hosting SiteGround provides superior WordPress hosting focused on speed, security and customer … Continue reading "WordPress Resources at SiteGround"WordPress is an award-winning web software, used by mWOWJUJU

Updated Purified Titan Essence and Awoken Titan Essence Costs in 7.3.5
Jan 10, 2018

Blizzard has updated the costs of Purified Titan Essence and Awoken Titan Essence on the 7.3.5 PTR:Purified Titan Essence now costs 0 Wakening Essence, up from 175.Awoken Titan Essence now costs 0 Wakening Essence, up from 50.While these costs are more expensive, activities reward more Wakening Essence in Patch 7.3.5, so it shouldn't take longer to acquire enough to purchase one Awoken Titan Essence.Continue reading »Wowhead News

World of Warcraft - Latest PTR Patch Reveals Increased Minimum Graphics API ...
Jan 10, 2018

The WoWhead team has taken a hard look at the latest World of Warcraft PTR patch notes and found an interesting increase in the minimum graphics API requirements that may impact older cards' abilities to play the game. In the future, if these patch notes remain unchanged, players will need to have DirectX 11 or Metal installed, have a 64-bit OS and "a model shader 5 capable graphics card or better".mmorpg - wow