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wow Patch 6.2 Preview - Bonus Events and Adventure Guide

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Coming in Patch 6.2, Blizzard is introducing Bonus Events - a rotating schedule of seven activities that will be available Friday through Monday every week. These events confer bonuses to a particular activity or event and a once-per-event quest with a significant reward. Details will be available in the in-game calendar. You can accept links to Bonus Events and other things in the new Adventure Guide, detailed below.

 

Bonus Events will rotate between Timewalking, Draenor dungeons, battlegrounds, Arena skirmishes, Apexis quests, and pet battles. The rewards during the Bonus Events are as follows:

  • Timewalking - Scaled up gear; three dungeons award an additional bonus roll seal (above the three seal per week limit)

  • Draenor dungeons - Reputation gain; two Mythic difficulty dungeons will award a Heroic Hellfire Citadel raid cache

  • Battlegrounds - Triple Honour points; winning a few random battlegrounds award 500 Conquest points (not counted towards weekly cap)

  • Arena skirmishes - Triple Honour points; winning a few skirmishes will award 500 Conquest points (not counted towards weekly cap)

  • Apexis - Triple shards from eligible creatures; completing three assault objectives will award Oil to fuel new Shipyard Naval Missions.

  • Pet battles - Triple pet experience; winning five PvP pet battles will provide a training stone that instantly levels a pet to 25


 

 

Also new in 6.2 is the Adventure Guide - an interactive landing page to suggest content you can work on to improve your character level, item level, quest progress, achievements, and more. It will also link to the Group Finder to find players with similar objectives in a single click.

 

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Adventure Guide 1

 

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Adventure Guide 2

 

The complete post from Blizzard is available here.

 

We'll update with more information as it becomes available, particularly if examples of how the Adventure Guide suggests things to do can be identified.

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