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Hotfixes for January 13

Alex Ziebart
01.13.15
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After today's long maintenance, another list of hotfixes has been revealed. Some highlights today include:

  • Blackrock Caverns: Rom'ogg Bonecrusher's Skullcracker ability should now correctly deal damage to Angered Earth elementals, allowing the achievement Crushing Bones and Cracking Skulls to be completed.
  • Arathi Basin: Players should now always have a fixed 25-second resurrection timer while in a Rated Battleground match.
  • Many garrison items, such as Salvage Crates, now stack to 20
The full list of hotfixes can be found below.


Hotfixes for January 13
Class
  • Death Knight
    • Unholy
      • Festering Strike's damage has been increased by 28%.
      • Scourge Strike's damage has been increased by 28%.
  • Druid
    • Balance
      • Starfall's effect is now only suppressed when shapeshifting into a non-Moonkin form. Shifting back into the appropriate form will allow the effect to resume.
  • Monk
    • Armor Sets
      • Tier-17 4-piece set bonus for Brewmaster Monks now only triggers when you Purify Moderate or Heavy Stagger.
      • PvP 2-piece set bonus for Brewmaster and Windwalker Monks now only triggers while in PvP combat.
      • PvP 4-piece set bonus for Brewmaster Monks now confers 75% of the Guard effect to the 2 nearest allies.
  • Rogue
    • Combat
      • Blade Flurry is now able to trigger from Multistrikes.
Raids, Dungeons, and Scenarios
  • Highmaul
    • Kargath Bladefist: Resolved an issue where players can incorrectly get locked to the instance after wiping to Kargath on Mythic difficulty.
    • Imperator Mar'gok: Gorian Warmage's Fixate ability should now only cause the targeted player to drop out of stealth instead of incorrectly causing all steathed players in the raid to drop out of stealth.
  • Legacy
    • Blackrock Caverns
      • Rom'ogg Bonecrusher's Skullcracker ability should now correctly deal damage to Angered Earth elementals, allowing the achievement Crushing Bones and Cracking Skulls to be completed.
PvP
  • Alliance and Horde Conquest vendors should now offer non-set cloth gloves and non-set plate chest pieces for sale.
  • Ashran
    • Amphitheater of Annihilation: Mandragoraster's Fertile Spit ability now caps out at 6 nearby targets.
Battlegrounds and Arenas
  • Arathi Basin: Players should now always have a fixed 25-second resurrection timer while in a Rated Battleground match.
  • Deepwind Gorge: Using Ice Floes or Aspect of the Fox should no longer incorrectly allow players to capture a point while moving.
Items
  • The following items can now stack up to 20.
    • Crate of Salvage
    • Big Crate of Salvage
    • Excess Potion of Accelerated Learning
    • Follower Re-training Certificate
    • Hearthstone Strategy guide
    • Supreme Manual of Dance


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