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The hotfixes continue as we hit a 3-day streak, and we have the previously announced big Arms Warrior changes, dungeon fixes including XP issues with mixed groups of level 120 and lower, and the now standard massive amount of profession and quest fixes.
August 16 (source)
Fixed an issue where Ruinous Bolt would sometimes damage enemies that the player was not in combat with.
Warrior Arms 1 point of Mastery now increases Mastery: Deep Wounds damage by 10% (was 1%). Damage of all Arms abilities decreased by 14%. This excludes Arms Azerite Traits. Creatures and NPCs
Da White Shark has turned a new leaf and has fully renounced the fighting tactic of beating someone with another person's body. Players should now always be able to see the reward treasure chest after defeating Da White Shark in the Grand Bazaar. Slickspill in Stormsong should now be much easier to loot. John J. Keeshan has decided to once again wield his old bow instead of the bow of a certain warchief. Dungeons
Fixed a bug where a group of players below level 110, when partied with a level 110 player in a Legion dungeon, would receive heavily reduced experience. Fixed an issue that caused Alliance players who had completed The Pride of Kul Tiras to be unable to access Siege of Boralus. Fixed an issue that caused Horde players who hadn’t completed Zandalar Forever to be able to access Kings’ Rest. Clarified the error messages shown when attempting to zone in to Kings’ Rest or Siege of Boralus without meeting the requirements.
Salty Dog Crackers are now consumed on use. The Stormsteel Saber now has a level requirement of 120. Player versus Player
Steel Strongboxes now drop Dread Aspirant gear for all valid armor slots during the offseason. Factionally-aligned guards should no longer attack you for attacking members of the opposite faction. Call to Arms: Vol'dun will now correctly count Horde players slain while in Vol'Dun. Professions
The Forgotten Techniques of Kul Tiras/Zandalar items now properly restore recipes that were learned and subsequently unlearned. Fixed a bug preventing some Draenor profession books from properly teaching all introductory recipes. Archaeology Digsites in the Port of Zem’lan are no longer partially obscured from view. Cooking Crafting Swamp Fish 'n Chips should now give credit towards the achievements "The Zandalari Menu" and "The Kul Tiran Menu". Fishing Akan now teaches Battle for Azeroth Fishing. Quests
Fixed a bug that caused a few Tortollan quests in Stormsong Valley from awarding Tortollan reputation as intended. Completing "All Laid Out For Us" now awards its part of the Stormsong and Dance achievement. Upon accepting “Back to the Lab”, Raimond Mildehnall will no longer attempt to fight every enemy he sees while returning to the basement. Fixed an issue where the Lightforged Warframe used during "Dawn of Justice" was weaker than intended. Felecia Gladstone will now offer the remainder of her quests in Warfang Hold only once all her tasks for the Saltstone Mine have been completed. When unlocking World Quests in Zandalar and Kul’Tiras, Halford Wyrmbane or Nathanos Blightcaller will now give you a fresh Flight Master's Whistle if you left yours in the bank. Players are no longer stuck after abandoning “Into the Dunes” mid-flight. Scout Mckellis is now available at the turn-in location for "Powder to the People" and "One Man Against the Horde". "WANTED: Anchorface" should now be available to Alliance players before they unlock World Quests. "Wiccaphobia" should now proceed as expected for players who group up with other players on the quest. Players may now complete "Spell Bound" after first completing "So Long, Sister". Lucille Waycrest should no longer disappear for some players on "Of Myth and Fable”. Eligible party members now receive Azerite along with “Azerite Mining” quest credit when a member of the party interacts with an Azerite node. World
Fixed a bug preventing some Inns from granting rested experience to characters in War Mode. The Royal Treasury in Dazar’Alor is now flagged as a rested area. The second floor of the Snug Harbor Inn is now flagged as a rested area. The Flight Master's Whistle can now be used on the non-dungeon island of Tol Dagor. Previous Patch 8.0.1 Hotfixes
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After he took down the full VoD and clips of his leveling experience due to racist remarks that popped up on screen from donors, Gingi has compiled a video with just the highlights from his World First run to level 120, that took him 4 hours and 17 minutes. Warning: there's a LOT of sped up footage in there so beware!
Update: Gingi has removed the VoD of the leveling experience due to some problematic content in the video, but will be posting an edited version of the entire leveling experience to youtube soon. Here's his tweet on the subject and you can still watch the whole experience through Deepshades',and Meeres' PoVs.
Well, this was quite insane. It seems Method's Gingi decided to one-up his fellow teammate Fragnance, who got the WF level 110 in Legion in 5 and a half hours. Well, it took Gingi, or rather Luigingi, 4 hours and 17 or so minutes to finish up Battle for Azeroth's leveling, in a team of three, along with Method's Meeres and Deepshades, using his boomkin:
If you want to see how exactly he did it, you can check out his full leveling video, but it seems they just went for really REALLY fast questing (obviously tested on beta) with no special shenanigans involved (at least that I could find at first glance):
Method's Gingi dinged 120 in 4 hours 17 minutes!
Obviously, Deepshades and Meeres dinged very quickly after Gingi, and here are their full streams of the leveling process as well, linked to the final minute - Deepshades, Meeres.
And some thanks from the WF Gingi himself:
The class trials have dinged with Battle for Azeroth and we now get to try out level 110 characters before choosing what class to play! Blizzard have put together an intro for trials, including a video detailing the process, from the tutorial, to the Battle for Lordaeron, getting the Heart of Azeroth neck and playing the Horde or Alliance intros for the expansion! That's a lot of content to test your class in so it should be easier than ever to decide just what to play!
And, after you're done with the trials and have decided what your class is, you can always head on over to our class and leveling guides to further learn how to optimize your spec!
Class Trials (source)
With the launch of World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth, we’ve updated Class Trials for level-110 characters. Now you can try a class in the expansion before you boost!
On the character-creation screen, players who have the World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth expansion can now create and play a level-110 “Class Trial” character with a preset class specialization. You’ll take this character through a tutorial experience and get a chance to play through the Siege of Lordaeron event, gain your new Artifact neck piece—the Heart of Azeroth—from Speaker Magni, and experience the introductions to Kul Tiras for Alliance characters or Zandalar for Horde characters. After that, if you’d like to play the class further, just apply a level-110 character boost to continue your adventure.
Whether you’re Horde or Alliance, you’ll begin your new adventure on a gunship high above Seething Shore. Your new trainer will guide you along the way as you become familiar with your new class, providing you with opportunities to practice against several enemies.
Once the experience has been completed—or at any time during the Class Trial—simply apply a level-110 character boost* to continue your journey in Battle for Azeroth. If you’re undecided, you can also keep the character around and apply a boost later, or delete it if you want to make room to try another class. Please note that if a character completes the Class Trial experience but is not boosted, it will be locked and unavailable for play until a boost is applied.
While there is a limit on the time you’ll have to play through the Class Trial, you can log out of the character and continue the experience later with the time you had remaining. You’ll also be able to try multiple classes, and won’t be locked into only one Class Trial.
Whether you’re already one of Azeroth’s protectors, returning for the new expansion, or a new player joining friends, the Class Trial experience provides an opportunity for Battle for Azeroth players to find the character that’s right for them.
What are you waiting for? Take the plunge into the latest adventures in Azeroth!
*One level-110 boost is included with Battle for Azeroth, and additional character boosts can be purchased in the Shop.