in your browser.
New Warlords of Draenor Profession Guides: Recipes, Vanity Items, Garrison Buildings, and More
2014/08/10 at 1:30 PM
Check out the
Wowhead Weekly Beta Key Giveaway
and our recent
Guide to UI and Quality of Life Improvements in WoD
We're happy to announce our new series of Warlords of Draenor guides today! We've written guides to all professions in Warlords of Draenor:
Gathering Profession Overview (Herbalism, Mining, Skinning)
Inscription and Glyph Overview
Each guide breaks down the types of items you can craft including epic armor and vanity items. They also cover related Garrison buildings, 3D models of crafted armor, and general changes to the profession.
Wowhead Weekly Ep5, Beta Key Giveaway, Challenge Mode Weapon Videos, Fun Quest Additions
2014/08/09 at 11:59 AM
Wowhead Weekly Episode 5
Wowhead Weekly Episode 5 is here, with another Beta Key giveaway!
This week Perculia and Olivia cover the following :
Data highlights from builds
Darkmoon Faire has new games and vanity items
What’s New on Wowhead: Our main
Beta Key Giveaway
is back in action!
Capital Faction Hubs
and their recent additions
: what are they and how do you get them?
WoW's 10th Anniversary Celebrations!
We also had Twitter questions! If you want your question answered, tweet at us with the #whweekly hashtag!
<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"><p><a href="
question for <a href="
Has there been any coverage of what there is to do at max level, besides Ashran, dungeons and garrison?</p>— Bacon-wrapped Shando (@ShandoPanda) <a href="
<script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></scr
Warlords of Draenor Patch Notes for August 8
2014/08/08 at 6:28 PM
The latest Warlords of Draenor Patch Notes are here! See our TL;DR Summary below!
Many of these changes were already datamined and are in our
Warlords of Draenor Class Guides
, for example Flames of Xoroth returned in Wednesday's build.
Celestalon has also confirmed that Draenor Perks are now only on even levels rather than every level:
Death Coil now costs 30 Runic Power (down from 40 Runic Power), and has a 40 yard range for both hostiles and allies.
Will of the Necropolis has been redesigned. It now automatically triggers an immediate, free Rune Tap when you take damage that reduces you below 30% health. This effect cannot occur more often than once every 30
Veteran of the Third War now increases your critical strike chance, Multistrike chance, haste, and Stamina by 10% (up from 9% to Stamina only), reduces the chance for attacks to be parried by 3%, increases the damage of Death Strike by 100%, and grants 1 Runic Power per second while in combat.
Barkskin is now available to Balance, Guardian, and Restoration Druids. a
nd no longer provides pushback protection, but its base cooldown has been reduced to 30 seconds.
Cat Form now increases movement speed by 30% (up from 25%).
Infected Wounds has been removed and its effects have been incorporated into Mangle and Shred for Feral and Guardian Druids.
Shred no longer requires the Druid to be behind the target (See also: Facing Requirements.) and is now available to all specializations. Shred now deals 35% more damage in addition to having double the normal chance to critically strike while stealthed.
Additionally, Shred now naturally applies the Infected Wounds snare effect for Feral and Guardian Druids
Bear Form now increases armor by 330%
for all Druid specializations, and no longer increases Haste and Critical Strike from items by 50%, but instead causes Haste to reduce the global cooldown
Tiger’s Fury now lasts 8 seconds (up from 6 seconds) and is usable during Berserk.
Maul now costs 20 Rage (down from 30 Rage).
Mangle now generates 10 Rage (down from 15 Rage).
Lacerate now generates 2
Rage, has no cooldown (down from a 3-second cooldown), and the periodic bleed effect triggers every 1 second (down from 3 seconds).
Thrash now generates 1
Rage every time it deals direct or periodic damage, has no cooldown (down from a 6-second cooldown), but no longer has a chance to reset Mangle's cooldown.
Living Seed now heals for 50% of the critical heal (up from 30%).
Nature’s Vigil, while active, increases single-target damage and healing caused by healing spells by 30%
from 25%), and all single-target damage spells also heal a nearby friendly target for 40%
of the damage done (up from 25%).
Bombardment now reduces the cost of Multi-Shot by 25 Focus (up from 20 Focus).
Chimera Shot has been renamed Chimaera Shot. It is now a two-headed shot that hits two targets, costs 35 Focus (down from 45 Focus), and deals Frost or Nature damage, but no longer heals the Hunter.
Amplify Magic amplifies the effects of helpful magic, increasing all healing received by 10%
for all party and raid members within 100 yards, and lasts 6 seconds with a 2-minute cooldown.
Arcane Missiles can now accumulate 3 charges (up from 2 charges).
Dizzying Haze now has no Energy cost, but no longer causes the target's melee attacks to sometimes misfire.
Elusive Brew now increases dodge chance by 35% (up from 30%).
Stance of the Sturdy Ox now increases Stamina by 40% (up from 20%).
Hand of Sacrifice is now off global-cooldown.
Holy Fire now lasts 9 seconds (up from 7 seconds).
Burst of Speed now costs 25
Energy (up from 15 Energy).
Envenom now increases poison chance by 30% (up from 15%).
Assassination Rogues. It no longer triggers from Garrote and now always triggers when Rupture deals damage (up from a 75% chance).
Echo of the Elements has been redesigned. The Shaman's spells and abilities have a chance to trigger Echo of the Elements, causing their next short-cooldown spell or ability to not trigger a cooldown.
Elemental: It may be used on Earth Shock, Flame Shock, Frost Shock, Earthquake, or Lava Burst.
Enhancement: It may be used on Earth Shock, Flame Shock, Frost Shock, Fire Nova, Lava Lash, or Stormstrike.
Lava Lash now spreads Flame Shock to up to 6 nearby enemies (up from 4 enemies).
Feral Spirits’ damage has been increased by 300%
Flames of Xoroth has been removed.
Demon pets controlled by Demonology Warlocks now deal 20% more damage.
Victory Rush and Impending Victory now heals for 25% of maximum health (up from 15%).
Sudden Death causes auto-attack hits to have a 10% chance to make the next Execute free and useable on any target, regardless of health level. These Executes do not consume additional Rage to deal additional damage.
Warlords of Draenor Beta: Guide to UI and Quality of Life Improvements
2014/08/08 at 1:29 PM
Check out our
Zone Preview Post
, with a Nagrand flythrough video and updated pictures of the Ashran faction hubs! Our
Weekly Beta Key Giveaway
has returned, too, with another set of achievements to complete!
Warlords of Draenor has numerous quality of life changes, ranging from the addition of the Toybox for account-wide vanity items to a new Void Storage tab and a greatly-expanded Group Finder tool!
This guide covers all of the improvements we've noticed in the beta--we've previously covered some in the Alpha, but there have been some changes.
The new Toybox feature, which allows users to save vanity items to a special Collections tab and free up tons of bag space. These vanity items become account-bound as well.
Players have an additional void storage tab.
New reagents bank and you can craft items keeping the materials in your bank.
Special graphics setting specifically for Raids and Battlegrounds.
New Group Finder tool letting you create groups for various PvE and PvP activities.
Solo queuing for old LFRs and scenarios.
Polearms and staves can be transmogged onto 2H axes, maces, and swords now.
Also be sure to check out the rest of our WoD guides at
Nagrand Flythrough Video, Ashran Faction Hub Improvements, Blizzard's Zone Preview: Spires of Arak
2014/08/07 at 12:04 PM
Check out our
Patch 18689 Post
, with the Alliance Chopper price, and a new Cow pet! Our
Weekly Beta Key Giveaway
has returned, too, with another set of achievements to complete!
Nagrand Flythrough Video
We've created a zone flythrough of Nagrand! You can find more flythroughs and other video on our
Wowhead Youtube Channel
to be notified when we upload new video!
Ashran Faction Hub Improvements
In the two beta builds this week, Blizzard has been expanding the Draenor faction hubs located by Ashran, adding flavor NPCs and more varied architecture representing all of the factions.
Today's beta build added the following:
The Auction House, Mess Hall, and Barracks were populated now with tons of NPCs and furniture.
The Alliance have a Draenei tent and Night Elf moonwell added--all the factions feel represented now! There is also a Dwarven Bunker and Gnomish engineering works.
offers the following weekly quests to get your raid bonus currency,
Seal of Tempered Fate
. He offers four, but you can only pick up three:
Sealing Fate: Garrison Resources
Sealing Fate: Gold
Sealing Fate: Apexis Crystals
Sealing Fate: Honor
An additional Arakkoa NPC was added who sells Archaeology fragments.
is a male draenei in a fancy suit who wants to show you his "signature poses" by the Tailoring workshop. You can speak to him to see "Le Talbuk," "Azure Steel," and "Magnuum."
The profession vendors now come with helper NPCs who can sell you Draenor recipes if you have that profession. However not all of these were fully implemented yet.
WoD Build 18689: Alliance Chopper, Cow Battle Pet, City Guard Transmog, Challenge Mode Weapon Models
2014/08/07 at 3:30 AM
Warlords of Draenor Beta: Build 18702
Hot on the heels of the build just over 15 hours ago, 18702 has just hit Beta launchers. It's billed as a bugfix patch, but of course we had to look for anything new. It turns out, though, that this one really was just bugfixes, and a few quickly-resolved issues for some users.
Warlords of Draenor Beta: Build 18689
Following closely after the previous build,
, build 18689 has just hit servers.
Check out the latest database additions, including items!
Challenge Mode Weapons
The top reward for WoD Challenge Modes will be weapons with interesting models. We datamined all the items this morning to go along with some new and old weapon models--click to view them in our 3D modelviewer, they have awesome animations!
For even more weapon models, check out our
WoD Weapon Transmog Guide
Claws of Creation
Greatsword of the Inferno
Arcana Shard Spire
Greatstaff of Infinite Knowledge
Furnace of the Great Machine
Face of the Guardian
The Alliance Chopper is called
in the data and sells for in game from Paulie. The item is still a placeholder one and we can't purchase it.
New Battle Pets
Two new battle pets!
Other ZAM Sites
Final Fantasy XI
© 2017 ZAM Network LLC