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- Gnomes are a solid choice for Mages and Warlocks due to Expansive Mind, as Intellect increases the mana pool and chance to critically hit with spells.
- The Engineering bonus is beneficial as Engineering is a strong profession for both PvE and PvP.
- Escape Artist is a good racial for PvP.
Gnomes start off questing in Coldridge Valley, a subsection of Dun Morogh that also serves as the starting area of the Dwarves. The gnomes now make their home in Ironforge
; they have made efforts to retake their beloved former city as well. Some notable loot from the Gnomeregan dungeon includes Hydrocane
, Toxic Revenger
, Electrocutioner Leg
, Manual Crowd Pummeler
, Electromagnetic Gigaflux Reactivator
Gnomes can purchase the following mounts from Milli Featherwhistle
in Dun Morogh at any reputation level. All other factions must be Exalted with Gnomeregan to purchase them.
In Battle for Azeroth, the Gnomes now have a separate starting zone experience from the Dwarves, and even reclaimed part of Gnomeregan during
leading up to Cataclysm. Gnomeregan remains a dungeon, but it's also now a battle pet dungeon
with cute mechanical pets to collect!Gelbin Mekkatorque
is now in a coma, following his heroic stand at Dazar’alor, helping Jaina infiltrate the city, and we’ll get more Gnomish lore soon in the new zone Mechagon
and Gnome Heritage Armor
, coming in 8.2.