Blizzard's gamescom 2016 Preview, August 16th Hotfixes
Blizzard's gamescom preview starts at at 9:30 PDT/18:30 CEST! There will be some WoW news:
You can follow along with the livestream below:
The stream opens with a discussion about WoW, summarizing the major features of the expansion.
Main story plot: "All about the Legion coming to Azeroth."
Recap of Harbingers - animated short series covering Illidan, Khadgar, and Gul'dan
Recap of Broken Isles content including dynamic scaling for quests and max-level World Quests
Recap of Scaling Mythic Dungeons system to scale up to match player's skill.
Summary of Honor System with PvP-specific talents and Prestige rewards.
Transmogrification revamp and Demon Hunter customization - the most customization ever put into a race/class combination.
Legion Cafe is in the heart of Cologne; it will have a wide array of events, streaming, WoW food.
While the stream did not cover new WoW information, it looks like we can still expect some news at gamescom:
The stream then continued highlighting Blizzard's other games:
Wing 2 for One Night in Karazhan will open this Thursday.
Diablo recapped recent additions, such as pets and cosmetic items, as well as the importance of supporting Diablo II
Heroes of the Storm: 19 new heroes, several feature overalls, massive patches every six weeks. Machines of War event coming with StarCraft-themed map and new heroes.
Zarya from Overwatch is coming to Heroes of the Storm.
StarCraft: New Protoss Commander Alarak, new collections system
Overwatch: Recap of Summer Games event featuring Lucio and new skins, sprays, emotes etc
Announcing new Overwatch map: Eichenwalde! Located in the Black Forest, Germany. Middle part of the map is vertical, spiraling around castle. This is the forest Bastion came from.
Short preview of "The Last Bastion" - featuring his sidekick bird Ganymede!
August 16th Hotfixes
August 16th hotfixes include an apparent nerf to invasion XP. However, since invasions were also hotfixed to spawn more frequently, this is an overall XP per hour gain.
now reduces damage taken by 16% (was 20%).
's chance to fear now ramps up slightly slower.
's cooldown by 1 second per 6 Runic Power spent (was 2 seconds per 20).
damage reduced by 20%, but PvP mult removed (net increase of 7% in PvP).
Demon Hunters can now gain reputation with
and Black Prince.
now deals the same damage to players as it does to NPCs for all Demon Hunters.
healing increased by 22%.
(Mastery) now increases the physical damage reduction granted by
by 12% (was 8%), further increased by Mastery (always 1.5x as much as before).
now has a 40 sec cooldown (was 60 sec).
Demon Hunters should be able to loot Pandaria world bosses.
damage increased by 23%.
duration now 14 seconds (was 12 seconds).
Survival Hunters' companions now gain twice the benefit from Mastery.
mana cost reduced by 75%.
The maximum duration of
is now 8 seconds (was 6 seconds).
now has a chance to crit when doing damage.
now heal for 35% of missing health (was 25%).
now grants an absorb for 40% of the damage done (was 20%).
now provides +150%
Fixed an issue where using
could cause you to enter combat.
now heals for 50% of Spell Power (was 25%).
damage increased to 190% of Spell Power (was 170%).
no longer has a chance to generate a shard on its direct damage.
Roaring Blaze now increases Immolate damage by 25% (was 50%).
absorption by up to 75% (was 100%).
damage reduced by 20%.
absorption by 40% (was 60%).
Invasion frequency has been increased, and XP awarded for completing an invasion has been reduced.
Demon Invasion reward armor now has a small chance to be Warforged.
The Captive Wyrmtongue vendor should once again offer the Glaive of the Fallen to all classes.
has been restored to its proper function, and will now be sent to players who complete the Gods and Monsters Achievement, allowing them to start the quest “
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