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Firebird's Finery Future, GR NS 120 Clear

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Firebird's Finery will see some changes after Season 6. Quantum Warriors managed to clear GR 120 with their non-seasonal characters!

The Future of Firebird's Finery

Blizzard isn't satisfied with Firebird's Finery, because of its bugs. They decided not to punish players that made use of the unintended bugs and the whole set will undergo an overhaul in the next patch. The set will remain unchanged until Season 6 ends.

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Firebird's Finery has been the focus of a lot of community discussion since the launch of Patch 2.4.1. As the patch and current Season settle in, we want to take a moment to share development insight on what's coming for this powerful class set in the future.

Firebird’s Finery has come a long way since its original implementation. We’re really happy with its theme. It’s the Fire set for Wizards and puts you in a place where you can burninate all the things. That’s awesome, we like that, and we want to preserve that feeling. On the other hand, we’re not happy with the bugs we’ve encountered and it’s become clear we need to take a new approach. We’re working on a fix that will be introduced in a future patch. 

So, what does that mean for Season 6? There are a lot of players who have pushed hard and reached high ranks with these unintended bugs. However, we don’t want to punish players for working within the parameters given to them. To that end, the current functionality will remain intact for the duration of Season 6. Once these bugs have been resolved, you can expect that the power level of Firebird’s will be much more in line with other sets.

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GR NS 120 Clear

Quantum Warriors <WQW> managed to clear a Greater Rift 120 in just 13:38 on the European server with their non-seasonal characters. Chewingnom explained on reddit how they made it and pointed out the differences between their and other 4-player groups. The composition includes an Energy Twister Wizard and three support characters. What's interesting is they used a healing support Crusader build.

 

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This is so insane. I saw it on Twitter earlier today and I couldn't believe my eyes :p

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