Post Thumbnail

Every week, WoW Insider brings you The Care and Feeding of Warriors, the column dedicated to arms, fury and protection warriors. Despite repeated blows to the head from dragons, demons, Old Gods and whatever that thing over there was, Matthew Rossi will be your host. I promised it last week. T...

3 years ago 0 Comments
April 30, 2011 at 4:00PM
Post Thumbnail

Every week, WoW Insider brings you Totem Talk for elemental, enhancement, and restoration shaman. On Saturdays, Josh Myers tackles the hard questions about enhancement. Can we tank? Can we DPS with a two-hander? How does one shoot web? The answer to the first two is "no," and roll a hunter for th...

3 years ago 0 Comments
Post Thumbnail

Welcome back to The Queue, the daily Q&A column in which the WoW Insider team answers your questions about the World of Warcraft. Mike Sacco will be your host today. Presented without comment. Twowolves asked: So, how long until the next expansion is announced? I don't think Blizz wi...

3 years ago 0 Comments
Post Thumbnail

Hotfixes! Get your hotfixes here! Spicy hot and right off the grill. Don't be shy, ma'am! Notable changes: Akil'zon, the eagle boss in ZA, will be summoning Amani Kidnappers less frequently, but they have more health. Nitro Boosts won't kill you any more. Satchel of Exotic Myster...

3 years ago 0 Comments
Post Thumbnail

New around here? WoW Rookie has your back! Get all our collected tips, tricks and tactics for new players in the WoW Rookie Guide. WoW Rookie is about more than just being new to the game; it's about checking out new classes, new playstyles, and new zones. Patch 4.1 landed this week. While the...

3 years ago 0 Comments
Post Thumbnail

We've got a new list of hotfixes this evening from Community Manager Zarhym, fresh off the official Warcraft blog. Today's list of hotfixes addresses a few issues with Zul'Gurub and Zul'Aman, a welcome tweak to conquest point accumulation and a few class tweaks as well. In Zul'Aman, the ra...

3 years ago 0 Comments
Post Thumbnail

Ask the Devs has landed again with Blizzard answering questions about Guild Advancement. Round 6 of this long-running Cataclysm feature on the official site has gathered a variety of questions from folks about the new guild systems and how they're working so far, as well as what they'll be doing ...

3 years ago 0 Comments
Post Thumbnail

A brand new patch means a brand new list of hotfixes. The first round of hotfixes for patch 4.1 have arrived courtesy of Zaryhm on the official Warcraft blog. These first few hotfixes address a few class bugs, as well as a couple of tweaks to Zul'Gurub and Zul'Aman, including the following: ...

3 years ago 0 Comments
Post Thumbnail

Every week, WoW Insider brings you Lichborne for blood, frost, and unholy death knights. In the post-Cataclysm era, death knights are no longer the new kids on the block. Let's show the other classes how a hero class gets things done. By the time you read this, there is a very good chance th...

3 years ago 0 Comments
Post Thumbnail

Of the two "new" troll dungeons introduced in patch 4.1, Zul'Aman was the more difficult on the PTR, to the point that it actually felt a little overtuned for folks trying to do it solely in heroic blues. I'd compare it to heroic Magisters' Terrace of The Burning Crusade or heroic Halls of Reflec...

3 years ago 0 Comments
Post Thumbnail

One glitch I noticed when testing on the PTR recently was that my DPS meters caused ridiculous, terrifying framerate issues. The issue's been long known on the forums, of course. Skada, the addon I use, had been completely unusable on the 4.1 PTR for pretty much its entire existence. It seems ...

3 years ago 0 Comments
Post Thumbnail

Blizzard Insider, Blizzard's online newletter, sat down with World of Warcraft Lead Encounter Designer Scott Mercer to discuss the upcoming patch, Rise of the Zandalari. The interview goes into detail about revamping the old dungeon content, what classic dungeons Blizzard would potentially like t...

3 years ago 0 Comments
Post Thumbnail

World of Warcraft realm servers are coming back online now, after extended maintainance and the implementation of patch 4.1, Rise of the Zandalari. Get on and start smashing some trolls -- you know you want to. Patch 4.1 implements a lot of nice new features for all of us. Some of the major on...

3 years ago 0 Comments
Post Thumbnail

Of the two "new" troll-themed 5-mans going live in patch 4.1, Zul'Gurub seemed by far the easier with the groups I had on the public test realm (PTR), though both it and Zul'Aman require an average ilevel of 346 in order to queue through the dungeon finder. However, if you're going to pug this co...

3 years ago 0 Comments
Post Thumbnail

Patch 4.1 is almost certainly hitting live realms tomorrow (barring an apocalyptic event), so it's time again to go over major patch additions. Some of the most exciting changes include: The official patch 4.1 patch notes New archaeology items part 1 and part 2 The looking for guild...

3 years ago 0 Comments
Post Thumbnail

Barring force majeure, it looks like patch 4.1 lands tomorrow, folks. Not only is the 4.1 trailer out, Blizzard has also announced extended maintenance for all realms for Tuesday, April 26, beginning at 3 a.m. PST and ending at 11 a.m. PST. Expect it to last longer, as patch day maintenance usual...

3 years ago 0 Comments
Post Thumbnail

I love patch trailers, and this one is no exception. Get ready for Patch 4.1: Rise of the Zandalari, with this video showing what the Zandalari are up to, the recruiting of the troll tribes, and the lament of the troll cities of Zul'Farrak and Zul'Drak falling. Check it out, get hyped, and get re...

3 years ago 0 Comments
Post Thumbnail

Welcome back to The Queue, the daily Q&A column in which the WoW Insider team answers your questions about the World of Warcraft. Mathew McCurley will be your host today. Rocky is okay! Thursday night, little Rocky had an accident with one of his toys that required a late-night trip to the...

3 years ago 0 Comments
Post Thumbnail

Every week, WoW Insider brings you The Care and Feeding of Warriors, the column dedicated to arms, fury and protection warriors. Despite repeated blows to the head from dragons, demons, Old Gods and whatever that thing over there was, Matthew Rossi will be your host. I decided to wait until af...

3 years ago 0 Comments