WotLK Class Changes Build 9038 Wrap Up

Pretty big friday night, I really did not expect to see a build this large until some time towards the end of next week. That said, it’s good to see things are still moving very quickly. With the expansion just a few short weeks away the time is definitely ticking away. Make sure you check out the complete break down of class changes and analysis posts below. Paladin / Shaman Glyph Changes Rogue Shaman Death Knight Druid Warrior...

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WotLK Beta Build 9014 Class Changes

Death Knight WotLK Changes Blood Bloody Vengeance РNo longer increases frost and shadow damage. Blood Tap РTooltip Fix : Duration changed to 20 seconds. (Old 47802d.) Bladed Armor РNow increases attack power by 1/2/3/4/5 for every 180 armor value. (Old 1/2/3/4/5 strength for every 400 armor) Bloody Vengeance РNow gives you a 1/2/3% bonus to physical damage (no longer effects frost and shadow) you deal for...

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WotLK Rogue Talents Q and A with Devs

Before we get into all the rogue Q and A below, I think it’s worth giving an e-high five to the best damn blue poster there’s ever been, Ghostcrawler. GC has gone well beyond the call of duty to help answer questions and concerns for every class. She’s meticulously explained the reasoning behind changes, received feedback, and truly listened to player concerns regarding WotLK balance. Without his fine work and...

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Patch 3.0 Hits Background Downloader

For those of you who use the launcher you may have already noticed the background downloader ticking away. Blizzard moved one step closer to releasing patch 3.0, the bridging patch between TBC and WOTLK, yesterday by moving most of the patch 3.0.2 data files to the background downloader. The next major content patch is coming, and it’s big. In order to smooth the way, we will shortly enable background downloading of most of the...

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WotLK Beta Patch Notes

After many days of anxious waiting we are finally getting to see the compiled WotLK beta patch notes. Many of these changes have been rumored / in the works for several weeks now and were formally confirmed earlier today by Nethaera. Lots of interesting stuff here, though I’m particularly interested to see what the new instanced dungeons reveal regarding loot and boss mechanics. Should be an exciting couple of weeks here!...

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