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Check this post for our third set of clues in the Icy Veins Christmas Treasure Hunt!


 
Just in case you haven't caught up on our competition rules, you can check them out here. You need to give your answers in a reply to this post. We will not accept any other forms of entry. You can check back here for new clues on the third day of the competition. All answers that you submit will remain hidden until we can see that 10 people have got the answer. This will not affect the time of entry in any way, the forum will keep track of that for us.
 
Today's clues will be about a raid within the current live patch of Warlords of Draenor. It can be found anywhere within the game at this moment, whether on Azeroth, Outland or Draenor. The post will be closing at 18:00 CET on 28th December, 2015.
 
Good luck!

 

Clue 1

 

So many choices stand before me, but which shall I take? From one to five, only three I can break.

 

Clue 2

 

Unveiled on our Twitter at 22:00 CET.

 

 

Answer

 

That was a quick one again! Well done to those of you that got it right, the answer is: Bastion of Twilight.

 

Clue 1: The first clue relates to the fact that, when you enter the raid on Normal, the first boss has five dragons in cages. You can only free 3 of them during each week to help you.

 

Clue 2: This relates to the final boss on Heroic, Sinestra. Her children are Onyxia and Nefarian, both of whom have been defeated twice by the players.

 

Hence, she awaits us in her layer, tending to her eggs and waiting to fight those who killed her spawn.

 

Make sure you're ready for Day 4 tomorrow and feel free to discuss anything relating to the previous days in the comments below, or on the main post here.

 

Points for Day 3

  1. Globegnome: 100 Points
  2. Trauk: 80 Points
  3. Asashdor: 65 Points
  4. Brusho: 50 Points
  5. Ataxus: 35 Points
  6. LizLancaster: 30 Points
  7. Tyledrahn17: 25 Points
  8. Cybrus: 20 Points
  9. Aaldrus: 15 Points
  10. Lightning4: 10 Points

Check out the full rankings on the main post here.

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Should be Bastion of Twilight.

First clue is for Halfus Wyrmbreaker: Five different dragons but only three are active every week (at least on normal difficulty).

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After seeing only the first clue I'm going to go with ICC. Five wings, need to break the three seals or what not on three to unlock the final fight with the Lich King.

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