Patch 7.3.5 Coming January 16th and Patch Notes
Blizzard has announced the release date for Patch 7.3.5: January 16th (US) / January 17th (EU). Check out our
Patch 7.3.5 Content Hub
for everything coming in the new patch!
2018/01/15 at 12:04 PM
Patch 7.3 Undocumented Changes
Every patch, some details slip through the
Official Patch Notes
, so we've compiled a list of the most important undocumented changes.
Some of these changes you may have already seen in Wowhead's PTR coverage, while other changes were noted on the
r/wow undocumented changes thread
2017/08/30 at 6:37 PM
World of Warcraft Official 7.2.5 Patch Notes
Blizzard has just posted their complete patch notes for the upcoming 7.2.5 patch, scheduled to go live on June 13th.
We've put together an
overview of all the major content coming in 7.2.5
and also have a guide to
what to get done in advance
2017/06/09 at 12:13 PM
All the Class and Artifact Trait Changes in Patch 7.2.5
Patch 7.2.5 has more class changes than Patch 7.2, so we've started up our usual compilation of overall class changes from the PTR - talents, abilities, set bonuses, artifact traits. Every week Wowhead posts a list of the datamined changes from each 7.2.5 PTR update, but some players would also like to see the changes from the past few months to get an overall sense of how the classes evolve, as well as blue posts in one place.
We've gone through the spell data from every update and organized all the changes by spec, noting overall changes to a spell if it was modified several weeks in a row. Not interested in a particular class? Just click the toggle button to hide that class and jump to the next section.
Notes for each specific build can be found here:
2017/05/12 at 10:36 AM
World of Warcraft 7.2: The Tomb of Sargeras Patch Notes
Blizzard has published the official Patch Notes for 7.2 - The Tomb of Sargeras. Check out Wowhead's
Patch 7.2 Guides
for more detailed information on the following topics:
Many Class and Artifact Changes
New Dungeon: Cathedral of Eternal Night
Broken Shore Zone
Broken Isles Pathfinder: Part Two
Crafted Legendaries and Legendary Updates
New Artifact Traits and Artifact Knoweldge
New Artifact Appearances
Continuation of the Class Campaign and Class Mounts
Gearing up in 7.2
Pet Battle Dungeon
2017/03/27 at 12:02 PM
Official Patch Notes for World of Warcraft 7.1.5
The official 7.1.5 Patch Notes have finally been posted by Blizzard. These notes provide an official breakdown of all the patch changes, including class updates.
Edit: Added January 9th PTR Hotfixes to the end of the post, and Blizzard's edits to the Patch Notes.
2017/01/09 at 3:02 PM
7.1.5 PTR: Compilation of All Class Changes From All Builds
The 7.1.5 PTR has been active for many weeks now, and a popular request we've gotten at Wowhead is to present an overview of the class changes from Patch 7.1 to 7.1.5, aka "unofficial patch notes." Every week Wowhead posts a list of the datamined changes from each 7.1.5 PTR update, but some players would also like to see the changes from the past few months to get an overall sense of how the classes evolve.
We've gone through the spell data from the last five builds and organized all the changes by spec, noting multiple changes to a spell if it was modified several weeks in a row. Not interested in a particular class? Just click the toggle button to hide that class and jump to the next section.
Notes for each specific build can be found here:
. On each spell page there is a
tab; this allows you to see the complete history for a spell.
We've also made a similar post compiling all of the
new and changed legendary armor in 7.1.5
2016/12/18 at 6:45 PM
Blue Posts: Official 7.1.5 PTR Patch Notes and November 15th Hotfixes
The following 7.1.5 PTR Notes were taken from the PTR Battle.net Launcher. Please check out our own coverage for more details on the following:
Micro-Holiday Events, Spell Changes for All Classes, Achievements
New Legendary Items, Brawler's Guild Rewards and Bosses, Timewalking Rewards
2016/11/15 at 5:39 PM
Patch Notes: World of Warcraft Patch 7.1 Return to Karazhan
The official notes are here for Patch 7.1, including a detailed look at class changes! For guides to all the new content in the patch, check out
Wowhead's Patch 7.1 Survival Guide
with everything you need on
Return to Karazhan
quests including Suramar
fun pets and mounts to collect
2016/10/24 at 4:35 PM
Hearthstone Patch 1.1.3 - Nerfs Are Live
Rockbiter Weapon, Tuskarr Totemic, Call of the Wild, Execute, Charge, Abusive Sergeant, and Yogg-Saron is now live!
2016/10/03 at 1:20 PM
Tyrande Priest Hero Skin, BlizzCon 2016 In-Game Goodies Announced, Welcome Bundle Available
The highly anticipated
is now available in the Hearthstone store. In addition, Blizzard has revealed a special tavern themed card back for those of you who either attend in person or purchase a virtual ticket! The patch also adds Tyrande as a Priest hero skin which can be obtained in a future promotion!
2016/09/15 at 12:10 PM
Blizzard Hotfixes Moat Lurker, Silverware Golem Encounter, and Abomination AI Bug
If you've been having fun cheesing Karazhan's Heroic bosses, you'll now have one less tool at your disposal.
2016/08/26 at 5:51 PM
Hearthstone Patch 6.0.0 - One Night In Karazhan
The One Night In Karazhan patch is now live! It includes all of the Karazhan content, new card backs, balance changes, and more!
Note: Potential spoilers may follow.
2016/08/09 at 12:39 PM
Legion Pre-Expansion Patch Notes, World of Warcraft Chronicle Volume 2
As the Wowhead team continues to prep content for the pre-patch tomorrow, Blizzard has posted the Legion Pre-Expansion patch notes!
Check out our detailed coverage on each of these topics below in our pre-patch guides:
What's Coming in the Patch
What is Removed
Major Character and Gear Updates
Class, Role, and Leveling Guides (in progress)
2016/07/18 at 1:34 PM
Hearthstone Patch 5.0.1 - Scaled Nightmare and Other Bug Fixes
Blizzard has released a small Hearthstone patch this morning with a bunch of bug fixes including a properly scaling . There's also new strings for the Shadow Towers brawl and Blizzard now officially supports the use of TOG, WOTOG, WOG, and Old Gods as shorthand for Whispers of the Old Gods.
2016/06/01 at 12:18 PM
World of Warcraft Legion Beta Patch Notes
World of Warcraft Legion Beta patch notes are here! Patch note highlights include:
New Hero Class:
Check them out in our
Legion Dressing Room
The Level cap is increased to 110, there is an
additional character slot
, and you can try out a new spec before committing to it with a boost via Class Trials!
The Broken Isles is a new continent to explore
and we have tons of screenshots on our
as well as a
Artifacts are powerful weapons
unique to each spec for the expansion. You can unlock traits that modify abilities, socket relics to increase the power of specific traits, and unlock new appearances and tints by completing different kinds of content. Our
lets you choose your traits and relics as well as preview all the appearances! We also have a
brand-new Artifact Overview
answering basic questions.
Each class has a special
filled with lore NPCs where you can hang out just with your class! There is also a special quest campaign as well as some Champions to recruit and Missions to complete. We also have
videos of each Order Hall
There are 10 new dungeons
, which you can read about in our
Legion Dungeon Journal
, available on Normal, Heroic, and Mythic Difficulty. We also have a series of
video guides produced by Method
to each dungeon.
The concept of Challenge Mode dungeons gets a new spin in Legion. Players who complete a Mythic dungeon may earn a Mythic Keystone pointing to a random Legion dungeon, enabling access to progressively more challenging levels of difficulty, with commensurate rewards. These mobs in Mythic+ dungeons will get special challenging affixes, which then change your dungeon strategy!
Questing is improved in Legion
; each leveling zone dynamically scales to your level so you don't have to worry about outleveling them.
At max level, you can complete World Quests
which have a variety of objectives and award reputation. Learn more about
World Quests and Reputation in our guide
PvP is getting some major updates in Legion with PvP-specific abilities and a revamped Honor system that unlocks new ability choices as you progress through the system, as well as vanity Prestige rewards like mounts such as
Prestigious Royal Courser
and pets. Check out our
Legion PvP overview
PvP talent calculator
for more information.
Transmog is getting a major update in Legion, with account-wide collections to free up bag space!
answers to the most Frequently Asked Questions
, and have a
variety of site tools
to help you plan out set like the
Legion Dressing Room
which supports Demon Hunter customization and Legion Artifacts, an
so you can see what other users put together,
transmog sets for officially-matching items
, and popular transmog pairings on each item and transmog set page. Also check out our
Legion Armor Sets Overview
for a look at all the new styles!
Many classes received improved spell animations and combat effects
, especially melee, and we've made
of most of them. Keep checking back for more!
Legendary items are world drops
and you can
browse a full list in our items database
Collectors will enjoy dozens of new
. 300 Toys rewards
Mechanized Lumber Extractor
! New mounts can be previewed on your character in the
Legion Dressing Room
and we have many
Professions are getting some big updates
, including lots of quests, an improved UI, and recipe ranks. Equipment limits on the amount of crafted gear that can be worn have been removed. Check out the changes in our
, as well as the coolest new stuff for each profession.
2016/05/11 at 8:41 PM
Hearthstone Patch 4.1.0 - Winter Veil Event, New Card Backs, & Tavern Brawls
The latest Hearthstone patch has hit! Included in it are a bunch of seasonal card backs, confirmation of a Winter Veil event, references to upcoming Tavern Brawls, a slew of awesome art, some changes to card text for consistency, and some new uncollectible cards!
New Card Backs
- January 2016
- December 2015
- February 2016
- Feast of Winter Veil Tavern Brawl
Added GLUE_TAVERN_BRAWL_REWARD_DESC_CARDBACK: "Win this card back for your first victory this week!"
Added GLUE_TAVERN_BRAWL_REWARD_DESC_FINISH_CARDBACK: "Win this card back for completing your first Brawl this week!"
2015/12/04 at 12:25 PM
Patch 6.2.3 Live on November 17th, Cataclysm Timewalking on November 18th
Patch 6.2.3 is scheduled to go live on November 17th. This patch includes
and Item Upgrades, Cataclysm Timewalking, the new
Reins of the Infinite Timereaver
Reins of the Grove Warden
Shadow of the Defiler
quest tied to Heroic/Mythic
, and improved Mythic Dungeon Loot.
Cataclysm Timewalking will also start on November 18th, and
Gurboggle's Gleaming Bauble
Tosselwrench's Mega-Accurate Simulation Viewfinder
We've added a
6.2.3 Survival Guide
with in-depth information about all the content coming in the patch!
2015/11/13 at 7:21 PM
6.2.3 PTR: Build 20691 Spell Changes and More, Warlords Season 2 Ending Soon. 6.2.3 PTR Patch Notes
A new 6.2.3 PTR build is here, with changes to Death Knights, Druids, Paladins, Shaman, and Warriors. Check out the full article for all of the changes.
Also check out our new site feature,
WeakAuras Exports on Spell Pages
if you're interested in trying out any of these classes!
In addition to the datamining, the official PTR Patch Notes were updated with class changes and the end of Warlords Season 2 was announced.
2015/11/03 at 3:40 PM
Patch 3.2.1 Live on Android - Warsong Commander Nerfed
Update: Blizzard appears to be compensating players affected by the issue, check out the full post for details.
Android players have been greeted with a new Hearthstone patch that includes the upcoming Warsong Commander nerf. While Blizzard has said that this patch was planned for next week, it's already available on the Amazon Appstore and Google Play Store.
What's new in version 3.2.10604
Hearthstone has been localized in Japanese.
The following card back has been added:
-- Highmaul - Acquired by reaching Rank 20 or higher in Ranked Play mode during the month of October.
The following card has been changed:
-- Warsong Commander now reads "Your Charge minions have +1 Attack."
Various audio, graphical, and UI issues have been resolved.
You may want to avoid playing on your Android device until the patch is released on PC, we explain why after the jump.
2015/10/15 at 5:38 PM