Two of the most
difficult bosses in Ahn'Qiraj - C'thun and Ouro, neither of whom have yet been defeated - have both been hotfixed
to make the encounters (presumably!) less difficult. With major PVE raiding guilds on the verge of giving up on
the buggy C'thun encounter (see Death and Taxes and Elitist Jerks for examples), CM Drysc posted
regarding changes to both encounters. If you approach either of these two bosses in the future expect the
Ouro's Quake effects deal significantly less
Lowered hit points for C'thun's Giant Claw Tentacles and Giant
Decreased damage from C'thun's Ground Rupture ability,
which should also now be resistible
Significantly decreased melee
damage from C'thun's Giant Eye Tentacles
The faction changing debuff
applied to players in C'thun's stomach should no longer appear
Tentacles should no longer spawn in C'thun's stomach
player in C'thun's stomach can no longer be the target of C'thun's Eye Beam
Will this be enough to encourage disheartened guilds who have been wiping for over a month on the C'thun
encounter? This seems the way of many of the game's major bosses thus far... Ragnaros was impossible, until
the encounter was tweaked by Blizzard. Nefarian was impossible, until the encounter was tweaked by Blizzard.
Does it surprise anyone that C'thun is impossible in the
[Thanks to Wreckless and Dave for contributing links]
This article was originally published on WoW Insider.
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