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BlizzCon Online Sale Open Oct 11 - Nov 9, Merchandise Revealed
2013/10/11 at 12:46 PM
The BlizzCon online sale started today with tons of unique items! Here's a preview of some of the exclusive merchandise you can buy online if you're an attendee or Virtual Ticket holder!
To access the store, log in to your account and click on the special
banner. The con tickets are long sold out but you can still sign up to purchase a
Besides the expected shirts, posters, and books, the following awesome merchandise is on sale:
Plushies: Lil'Chen Plush Pandaren ($25), Transforming Zergling/Baneling ($35), and Lil' Murk-Eye ($18).
Towels with Alliance and Horde logos ($25 each).
Robes in the style of the popular
Alliance and Horde studded leather wristcuffs ($25 each).
Epic Purple Lanyard ($10).
Papercraft figurines of Thrall, Raynor, and Diablo ($10 each).
Mega Bloks StarCraft II Battlecruiser ($99 special sale).
Pandaren Brewmaster Deluxe Figurine. ($30 speci
News Roundup: Patch 5.4 Hotfixes, BlizzCon Merchandise on Sale 10/11
2013/10/10 at 11:42 AM
More Patch 5.4 hotfixes were posted last night, as well as a change to the arena tiebreaker spell
The Crowd Chose You!!!
. It will be replaced with
where if a match should last for 10 minutes, all players in the Arena will begin to receive a stacking debuff that reduces healing done by 1% every 10 seconds.
Yesterday's hotfixes had a few raid tweaks, as well as fixes for outdoor bosses. The Ordon Sanctuary gate will no longer close when
is in combat, which is great for players farming Shaohao reputation who got locked out when running back from the graveyard. The number of wolves that can be summoned by
Call the Pack
ability now has a limit as well.
The BlizzCon online sale also starts tomorrow for attendees and Virtual Ticket holders at
October 11 at 10 a.m. PT
. We won't know what the store items are until tomorrow, but so far the teaser image looks great!
Click the cut to read more about recent hotfixes and the virtual sale!
Siege of Orgrimmar: LFR Underhold Open 10/8, New Bosses and Loot
2013/10/09 at 12:56 PM
The third wing of
Siege of Orgrimmar
LFR, "The Underhold," opened October 8th on US servers. This overview covers The Underhold's LFR loot, Dungeon Journal, loot satchels, and vanity items.
For LFR, you will need ilvl 496 to queue up and the bosses drop ilvl 528 loot. If you're stuck on how to get there, check out our
Check out our past
Siege of Orgrimmar
Gates of Retribution LFR
Vale of Eternal Sorrows LFR/Gates of Retribution Flex
. Also check out
for their new Flex Rankings and many character tools, as well as WoW Insider's 5-second guide to Und
Patch 5.4 Hotfixes for October 7th and PvP Discussion
2013/10/08 at 10:47 AM
In addition to
launching Hearthhead yesterday
, there were hotfixes and tweaks as usual. Vanity collectors will be happy to know that
should now always drop something when defeated. There were also some PvP topics addressed by Lore, such as the controversial
The Crowd Chose You!!!
buff and RBG rating loopholes.
Click the cut to read the hotfixes and PvP discussion!
Welcome Hearthhead to the Wowhead Family!
2013/10/07 at 8:28 PM
beta has been so popular that we've decided to expand our Hearthstone database and tools! Please welcome
to the Wowhead family.
, you'll find our card database and popular deckbuilder, as well as the following new features:
: Test your arena-drafting skills with our arena tool that simulates the card-picking process! Track your mana curve, selected cards, and discarded cards as you're building your deck, then view your finished deck in our deckbuilder. Select from one of three randomized classes just like in-game drafting, or choose a particular class that's giving you trouble.
: Tell us more about your favorite decks! It's as simple as hitting the new
Save as Deck Guide
button on the
. This generates a Guide View that automatically that organizes your
Blizzard Video: Patch 5.4 Developer Round Table
2013/10/07 at 3:29 PM
We've had WoW developer roundtables before, but this patch Blizzard is trying something new with a video! Morgan Webb sits down with Production Director J. Allen Brack, Lead Encounter Designer Ion Hazzikostas, and Game Director Tom Chilton to talk about Patch 5.4: Siege of Orgrimmar and beyond. They touch upon the success of Flex raiding, the upcoming RAF promotion, and the innovative aspects of the
Darkmoon Faire: Updated Guide and Moonfang Loot
2013/10/06 at 1:15 PM
is back in town this week and there's a new boss to kill for vanity loot--
can be summoned by first killing
and then a bunch of elite
. Like the
rares, Moonfang is a shared tag.
Players can loot
Den Mother's Demise
. This rewards 10x
Darkmoon Prize Ticket
, bringing the total number of tickets you can get per faire up to 155 per character.
Moonfang drops a variety of vanity loot:
: Temporary mount that can be used during the Faire and disappears afterwards. Mount is a white wolf with glowing moon.
: Summons the
Beast battle pet with the following abilities:
will do a special dance if you /dance with him!
: Disguise yourself as Moonfang for 10 minutes.
: Transform your helm.
To learn more about the Darkmoon Faire, check out our updated guide to the Dark
Hearthstone Interview with Eric Dodds and Jason Chayes
2013/10/04 at 3:17 PM
Along with Hearthstone's
significant beta patch
and card wipe this past week, we interviewed Lead Designer Eric Dodds and Production Director Jason Chayes today! We touched on some of their favorite changes in the beta, the success of , possible features in the future like alternate Warcraft hero options or co-op mode, how successful players are who haven't spent money on packs, and the fate of
If you're curious about this week's beta patch, check out the
closed beta patch notes
and browse our
What's your favorite change in this week's patch? Any particular hero or card you think players will really enjoy a lot more after the changes?
: One of the changes that we're pretty excited about on the team was getting in some new music during the matchmaking as you're waiting to get a match in Play mode. For players who have played Warcraft 2 in the past, it's a reference back to
Patch 5.4 Hotfixes for October 3rd
2013/10/03 at 8:52 PM
More Patch 5.4 hotfixes went live tonight.
Heroic raiders will be pleased to know
on 25-player difficulty will now drop 2
instead of one. Several other
Siege of Orgrimmar
bosses got changes as well.
PvP on-use trinket effects should no longer incorrectly scale down while in a Battleground, Rated Battleground, or Arena.
Players can now win the Celestial Tournament and complete
The Celestial Tournament
while in a raid group.
Weekly treasure chests on
(the chests needed for
Where There's Pirates, There's Booty
Extreme Treasure Hunter
) no longer have bugs that sometimes make them non-interactable.
Click the cut for the full hotfixes!
Patch 5.4 Hotfixes for October 2nd
2013/10/02 at 8:29 PM
We've had a break from Patch 5.4 hotfixes for a few days, so today there's a ton! Don't forget, we also got a pretty huge
Hearthstone closed beta note
update today as well.
vanity items that were BoP yet tradeable to players in on rare spawn kills are no longer tradeable. This includes the coveted
Reins of the Thundering Onyx Cloud Serpent
Burden of Eternity
A new round of class changes went out, including nerfs to Brewmasters who now deal 5.6% less damage with all attacks (-15% in total) and a 15% nerf to
got a lot of tweaks on Raid Finder difficulty to be a bit easier.
No more mood lighting in your instance:
are no longer able to be used while in a raid instance.
Click the cut for the latest hotfixes!
Hearthstone Closed Beta Patch Notes
2013/10/02 at 1:10 PM
Today is the day for our Hearthstone Closed Beta patch! This patch also includes the account wipe, so when the servers are available for play once more, you’ll be starting again as if you were a new player. For more information on the wipe itself, please revisit our Account Wipe Incoming blog post,
. Now, onto the patch notes!
The maximum level is now 60, and you can earn XP in
game mode up to max level.
Chat has been rejiggered.
Gold gained in Play mode has changed from 5 gold per 5 wins to 10 gold per 3 wins.
You can now acquire Golden Basic minions at higher experience levels.
Arena rewards now give less dust and more cards.
More gold is guaranteed at 5 & 6 Arena wins.
At 9 Arena wins, you are now guaranteed an extra pack or a Golden card.
The animations for Secrets and Fatigue have been sped up dramatically.
All cards now have flavor text when you view them in your collection.
“Spell Power +1” has been re
Warcraft Film Date and BlizzCon 2013 In-Game Goodies Announced
2013/10/01 at 1:52 PM
announced a release date
for the upcoming
We’re pleased to announce that @Legendary Pictures’ WARCRAFT will be released by @UniversalPics on December 18, 2015.
We also got some teasers today on the most important part of BlizzCon 2013--the loot!
World of Warcraft
: Murkalot pet--an armored murloc paying tribute to the Crusader in the upcoming Diablo III expansion. Murkalot is the latest in a series of murlocs paying tribute to Blizzard games, like
: Mark of Death banner with the BlizzCon logo.
: Portrait and Decal of Tearin' Stitches and Stitches' Hook.
: Special Mystery Minion card that's legendary quality--TBA!
The Virtual Ticket costs $39.99 and also includes on-demand replays and coverage of the panels, opening/closing ceremonies, and contests. Buy it here![/ur
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