WotLK Death Knight Changes – Build 9038

Lots of solid changes in all 3 trees for death knights in this most recent build. I really like the way the class is headed for both its DPS and tanking roles. One of the most talked about issues with the class has been its inability to function at the same level as other tanks. At this point it’s hard to really tell if the class will reach that point, but it’s looking promising. The frost presence armor increase is a...

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WotLK Druid Changes – Build 9038

The big discussion regarding druids the past few weeks has been heavily centered around the tanking situation. Quite frankly, druids are the most dominating tank in WotLK. They are on par as far as avoidance and threat generation go, but the overall damage mitigation is simply too high. The 30% decrease should bring feral druids back in line with other tanks. The restoration changes are quite good, particularly wild growth which will...

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More Death Knight FAQs
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More Death Knight FAQs

Korrath from the WoW forums made a great informational post regarding more FAQs for the Death Knight class. Lots of great info here, particularly regarding individual skills and spells (some still receiving lots of changes on the beta) and how they can be most effectively used. Also, make sure to check out part 1 for more Death Knight FAQs. Q: Why doesn’t Bladed Armor work with Frost Presence? A: Frost Presence has a 30-second...

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Death Knight Nerfs Incoming

The inevitable is finally going to come to pass…that’s right ladies and gentlemen, death knights are getting nerfed. /tear We’re starting to get a lot of PvP data in, and several classes are having trouble beating rogues, Frost mages, Ret paladins and death knights. Death knights have a lot of options at the moment, which is cool, but makes it really hard for another player to catch a break and burn a death knight...

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Season 5 Arena Armor

We’re finally getting our first look at the new season 5 arena armor pieces. This new season, which will not begin until Wrath of the Lich King is released, will be the “Hateful” set. Stupid name, but pretty interesting to see all the new S5 armor. Also, make sure you check out more season 5 items! Season 5 Honor Gear Season 5 Weapons (coming soon!) Warlock Season 5 Arena Armor Hateful Gladiator’s Felweave...

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