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Patch 7.1 Undocumented Changes

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Here are some changes that were not present in 7.1 Patch Notes.

Miscellaneous

  • Legion Companion app has been updated with Artifact Research.
  • Galakras  can now be soloed. It takes only two shots from the same cannon to bring her down.
  • Mount drops now get announced in Guild Chat.
  • Ancient Mana Nodes in Suramar appear as blue icons.
  • Withered J'im is now required for Unleashed MonstrositiesUnleashed Monstrosities. Funny fact, because we've got him up twice in a row by accident.
  • Deepening ShadowsDeepening Shadows animation is now purple and harder to see during the Cordana Felsong encounter.
  • Sephuz's SecretSephuz's Secret has been nerfed. Silence or CC damage-dealing abilities will no longer proc it.
  • Dalaran Guards will now tell you where the Transmogrifier is (same place as Enchanting).
  • Followers can now be right-clicked and added to missions.
  • Players can now hide their belts at the Transmogrifier.
  • Weapons that disappeared when sheathing now appear properly.
  • Weapon positioning for fist weapons has been improved.
  • Items granting Artifact Power that are channeled, can be now consumed while moving.
  • Crafted gear can now be upgraded with ObliterumObliterum up to item level 855 (up from 850).
  • Glyph of the Blazing SaviorGlyph of the Blazing Savior should work now.
  • Crystal VialCrystal Vials can now be purchased in stacks of 20 (up from 5).

Questing

  • Active Quests number tracking is back!
  • The quest at the end of the Order Hall to unlock the third relic slot has had its World Quest requirement reduced to 20 (down from 30).
  • Class Hall Upgrades that complete a World Quest no longer count toward emissary bounty chests.
  • Selecting the emissary icon will change maps to that specific zone, where you need to complete the World Quests.
  • A cutscene has been added when using Flight Master's WhistleFlight Master's Whistle.

Class Changes

Death Knight

Druid

  • Travel FormTravel Form has the same speed as mounts.
  • Troll's Flight FormFlight Form makes bat noises again.
  • The Druid's Class Hall had a Mailbox added.
  • The Order Hall set acts now as a dress, instead of chest & legs.
  • Druids entering Suramar City now get transformed into a mana saber when shapeshifted.

Mage

  • Teleport abilities have had icons updated.
  • Felo'melornFelo'melorn's fire balls now have slightly different styles based on your Artifact appearance.

Priest

Shaman

Warlock

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3 hours ago, Stan said:

 

  • Galakras  can now be soloed. It takes only two shots from the same cannon to bring her down.
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FINALLY!!!!

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18 hours ago, DaltonIsPanda said:

I'm a happy bear! Travel form is back, and I don't screw myself over when I instinctively shapeshift when I'm in Suramar!

Being a Manasaber is beyond cool, I'M JEALOUS

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18 hours ago, YukiAkuma said:

Cauterizing Blink was also lowered from 15% to 8%. Personally, I feel that's too gigantic of a nerf to just leave undocumented.

Agreed. That's pretty big in %-terms.

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Nice of Blizzard letting us hide the belts. But to be honest, I wish they'd just let us hide every single slot. What if I want to run naked with my Gnome? Or return the wild roots as a bare Worgen or Tauren?

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3 hours ago, Valhalen said:

Nice of Blizzard letting us hide the belts. But to be honest, I wish they'd just let us hide every single slot. What if I want to run naked with my Gnome? Or return the wild roots as a bare Worgen or Tauren?

I guess that would take the whole "slutmog" idea to a completely new level :p

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7 hours ago, Valhalen said:

Nice of Blizzard letting us hide the belts. But to be honest, I wish they'd just let us hide every single slot. What if I want to run naked with my Gnome? Or return the wild roots as a bare Worgen or Tauren?

There's a toy for that. Moroes' Famous Polish :)

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More undocumented changes I have found:

  • Fishing node spawns greatly increased in all zones (especially Highmountain which was much needed!)
  • Sanctum of Order Teleporter now guarded by 1 pathing detector which can be avoided, and 1 fixed detector which is unable to be avoided by most characters and must be attacked.
  • Maximum camera view distance seems to have been slightly increased to give the impression that you are moving slower than before
  • Oculeth moved from the far wall to a pillar in the same area of his teleporter pads
  • The experience bar which tracks Artifact Power can no longer add tracking of a Faction Reputation in addition to Artifact Power. The Faction Rep tracking will take the place of Artifact Power, and you cannot have 2 bars active after reaching 110. This has been fixed
Edited by Arpad
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13 minutes ago, DaltonIsPanda said:

There's a toy for that. Moroes' Famous Polish :)

I know, but as everything Blizz does, it has an omonguous CD.

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Just discovered in-game: As of 7.1, you can now hide your tabard. Haven't confirmed if shirts have the option as well, but no other items have been given the option (other than the above-mentioned belt).

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