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Blizzard just posted an updated set of patch notes for the 5.2 PTR. Included in the latest round of updates are the continuation of Wrathion's legendary quest chain, some class changes, a whole mess of Pet Battle changes, and a few interesting tweaks to LFR that might just make that issue of pl...

January 30th 2013 at 5:00pm 0 Comments
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Draztal posted some clarification of the faction/reputation changes happening in patch 5.2, and how the work orders interact with them. A lot of people are at least somewhat pleased with these changes, since they're giving players a slow and steady non-daily quest way to earn rep. The main point...

January 25th 2013 at 12:00pm 0 Comments
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As testing continues on the patch 5.2 PTR, so dose the iteration from the design team. Some of the highlights from this round: Druid Maim damage has been increased by 100% Druid Cyclone range nerfed a bit due to PvP Warlock 4pc bonus now increases Demonic Fury from all spells by 10%...

January 18th 2013 at 1:00pm 0 Comments
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Blizzard updated the official 5.2 patch notes a few hours ago. Some of the updates are consolidated changes from the last few PTR builds, but many of them are new. You can see the full update at the official WoW community site, but we've compiled all the changes. Check out some of the highlights...

January 17th 2013 at 9:00am 0 Comments
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The ability to use (and not use) flying mounts in the leveling experience in Mists has been a ... topic of some debate amongst people. Some feel it's added the overall experience, while others are upset they don't have the ability to dive out of the sky anymore and quest super quickly. Blizzard...

January 16th 2013 at 3:00pm 0 Comments
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The patch 5.2 LFR item level requirement. It's been an extremely hot topic lately, and Blizzard has been listening. Today Taepsilum mentioned that the requirement has been reduced to 480, down from the previous high of 486. This should make it much easier to get into the new LFR, as current LFR...

January 11th 2013 at 1:00pm 0 Comments
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Blizzard has released a few small hotfixes that went in place this last Tuesday, January 8. And while we're just hearing about them now, indications are that they are active on the live servers at this time. Notable is the Vengeance/Attack Power hotfix that counters the extreme level 80 soloing...

January 10th 2013 at 12:00pm 0 Comments
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In what could potentially be filed under the "duh" category, but still something that has to be mentioned just about every time any datamining news comes out, Ghostcrawler makes it crystal clear as to what to take away from the recent waves of datamined info: @tweetsrdumb Players have also d...

January 9th 2013 at 3:00pm 0 Comments
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One thing that we won't be seeing with patch 5.2 is the ability for the new gear to be upgraded via valor points. As Ghostcrawler explains in a tweet from this weekend: @champlain1635 Our plan at this moment is upgrading only for patches without a new raid / PvP tier. That design could chang...

January 7th 2013 at 5:00pm 0 Comments
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When Blizzard said that the PTR for patch 5.2 would be available early January, they really meant early January! The PTR is now available, with character copies and level 90 premades ready to go. Patch 5.2 will bring the Thunder King raid and a number of other additions, including: A new dai...

January 2nd 2013 at 3:00pm 0 Comments
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A preview of the notes for the patch 5.2 PTR has just been released on the official blog. While the PTR may not be open until January, Blizzard certainly isn't wasting any time with getting the information out there and readily available to players. The trend of speedy patches in Mists of Panda...

December 22nd 2012 at 12:48am 0 Comments
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Stemming out of a relatively good post on PvP quality of life changes that could be implemented for the monk class, Daxxarri weighed in on some upcoming things that are possible for patch 5.2. Notably Renewing Mists being usable while mounted and Soothing Mists not being able to be purged. This...

December 10th 2012 at 4:00pm 0 Comments