New Allied Races, PvP updates, the return of the Brawler’s Guild, and more are ahead, beginning March 12.
New Allied Races: Kul Tiran Humans
and Zandalari Troll
Two new playable Allied Races—the Kul Tiran humans and Zandalari trolls—join the Battle for Azeroth in this content update.
Your Brawler’s Guild Invitation Is on Its WayThe Brawler’s Guild
reopens its doors for a new round of rumbling. Get ready to go toe-to-toe with some of their most skilled and scrappy fighters—and uncover a mystery lurking in the shadows.
Professions Preview: Wield the Tools of the TradeTake your profession to the next level with new Tools of the Trade.
Get an inside look into the art of WoW with our live stream VoD and learn more about the magic that brings World of Warcraft and these two new Allied Races to life.
A long-submerged evil stirs beneath the Shrine of the Storm. The whispers that drove Lord Stormsong to madness echo within the depths, a siren song of eldritch power. Those who listen and obey prepare dark rituals to carry out their master’s will. Whatever nightmarish schemes fuel their fantastical devotion, one thing is certain: they must be stopped.Raid Unlock Schedule
April 16—Normal and Heroic Difficulties
April 23—Mythic and Raid Finder Difficulties
New Epic BattlegroundBrace yourself for the return of the cold bite of Wintergrasp where you’ll compete against the enemy faction in a massive 40-player Battleground. For the first week of this content update, Wintergrasp is featured as a Brawl. Thereafter, you’ll find Wintergrasp
in the Epic Battleground selection in Group Finder (default hotkey: i).Updated Battlegrounds
Step into two classic Battlegrounds—Arathi Basin
and Warsong Gulch
— and experience newly updated graphics with the same epic gameplay you know and love.New Brawl: Comp Stomp
Head into Arathi Basin for a head-to-head battle against AI opponents. This new Brawl will be available March 19. Use the Group Finder tool (default hotkey: i) in the Player vs. Player tab to take part.
The War Campaign Continues
New chapters in the War Campaign for the Horde and Alliance take the story beyond the Battle of Dazar’alor as Sylvanas’ latest scheme causes Baine Bloodhoof to seek out Jaina Proudmoore, far from prying eyes.War Campaign Mounts
Players who complete the War Campaign on both a Horde and an Alliance character will earn new achievement,Two Sides to Every Tale
, and new mount reward:the Bloodflank Charger
(Horde) and Ironclad Frostclaw
(Alliance).To earn this new achievement, you'll need to have completed A Nation United
, Zandalar Forever!
, Tides of Vengeance
(Alliance), and Tides of Vengeance
The Return of Hati
If you’re a level 120 Hunter, you’ll want to speak to Image of Mimiron located in Tradewinds Market in Boralus or the Great Bazaar in Zuldazar to get started on a new quest chain
. You’ll learn more about Hati’s fate, and maybe even reunite with your old friend
Companion App Updates
The WoW Companion App has been updated to include a new calendar feature, social feature, and updated support for new World Quests so you can keep on top of everything going on in Azeroth wherever you go.
New Portal Rooms
New portal rooms are now located in Stormwind within the mage tower and just inside the front gates of Orgrimmar, where your faction has consolidated gateways to the other key locations of Azeroth.
New PetsRaiding with Leashes VI: Pets of Pandaria
Take to the Mists of Pandaria raid dungeons Mogu'shan Vaults
, Terrace of Endless Spring
, and Heart of Fear to collect the following 11 new pets that drop from the following bosses:
Upon earning the Raiding with Leashes VI: Pets of Pandaria
achievement, you'll also receive the pet Happiness
as a reward.Happiness
: “This thing is equally as evil as it is adorable.”
New Mechanical Parrot QuestFeathers the parrot
is now available to add some mechanical squawk to your collection. Speak to Gazlowe in Zandalar Harbor or Kelsey Steelspark in Boralus to get started.Check back soon for the complete update notes.