It's back! 24-hour maintenance day returns today, this time for a different batch of realms. Everyone else still has to deal with the normal 5 a.m.-11 a.m. Pacific downtime label. Whichever group you fall into, don't despair. It was a pretty busy week news-wise, so we have plenty of stuff for you to catch up on, and we'll have more fresh news throughout the day.

Let's start the roundup.

Hot news and features


Class news and guides
Items, professions, dungeons and PvP
Odds and ends

This article was originally published on WoW Insider.

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