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wow Blue Tweets and Posts: General Legion Updates #6

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The blues have been busy once again over on Twitter and the official forums. Make sure you're up-to-date with what's coming in Legion!


Our first tweet is coming from @WarcraftDevs, addressing the issue many players have had with Shadowform currently on the Alpha servers. It looks like we might see a more intricate version of the unique spell, rather than just a light purple haze.



One of the recent large discussion on Twitter has been the talent specialisation change cost on the Alpha currently. The cost is set at 100gold, but it has been confirmed that this is not going to go live. It is merely a placeholder. The developers are still looking for any suggestions as to what people might see as a fair cost for the change. I tweeted my own suggestion to the Devs, where players are allowed a reduced cost to change between their two "main" specs. They can then pay more to change to the other spec. If, let's say, a Mage has fire and frost as their main specs, they won't lose all their gold swapping as they need to. If they want to play arcane, they can still swap, but at a higher cost.


If they decide they no longer wish to play frost, they can change their "main" spec from frost to arcane for a larger gold cost.



Our next tweet addresses a question regarding whether or not a player's character will be able to unlock pieces in the wardrobe in Legion if it is not their main armour type.



Below, you can find the blue post that is referenced in the tweet:


Blizzard Icon Ornyx on Wardrobe Rules in Legion


Yes, that would be correct. There are various restrictions, and it generally falls along the lines of:
  • You must be able to equip the armor
  • It must be of your primary armor type
  • It must be able to be obtained and equipped by your class
So, using your example, a Rogue would not unlock cloth gear they loot, as cloth is not their primary armor type. 
A Mage would not unlock account-wide styles for any looted Warlock-specific armor, even though they both primarily wear cloth, as the Mage cannot equip Warlock-specific armor.

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