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Patch 7.1.5: New Legendary Items & Changes

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Patch 7.1.5 adds a lot of new legendaries and changes to existing ones. Some of them are class-specific, whereas other can be used by any class.

Legendary Item Changes

The following legendaries have been changed in the latest build of Patch 7.1.5 that's currently playtested on Public Test Realms:

No Class Restrictions

Death Knight

Demon Hunter

Druid

Hunter

Mage

Monk

Paladin

Priest

Rogue

Shaman

Warlock

Warrior

New Legendary Items

In addition to changes to existing items, several new pieces have been added in Patch 7.1.5.

No Class Restrictions

Death Knight

Demon Hunter

Druid

Hunter

Mage

Monk

Paladin

Priest

Rogue

Shaman

Warlock

Warrior

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1 hour ago, DasBigHippo said:

That new Rogue one was for all specs.

but its useeeeeeless


i mean, we already max crit, soooo D;

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42 minutes ago, worgsn said:

but its useeeeeeless


i mean, we already max crit, soooo D;

Except we don't? You should be at between 40 and 50% crit, so a jump to 100% is already noticeable even now, when we haven't had our crit chance nerfed by 5% (which is also in 7.1.5).

 

While not the best legendary, it's still solid. It stabilizes our opener, since it makes Ambush + Mutilate a guaranteed 6 CP, and then gives us a buff every vanish. 

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New Rogue legendary may be meh for Assassination, but I suspect if you find it, you will immediately go Subtlety.
The up time on Stealth effects for Sub is insanity, and that legendary would allow you to basically not stat crit at all, and still have 100% crit like...75% of the time.

100% busted.

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It's awesome that they are trying to address the issue of some legendaries basically just being completely useless when you get them. 

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On ‎11‎/‎19‎/‎2016 at 9:51 AM, Blainie said:

It's awesome that they are trying to address the issue of some legendaries basically just being completely useless when you get them. 

Agreed.  The fact that they are addressing this is why I love blizzard.

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Am I the only one who sees the new fire mage legendary as a reference to Full Metal Alchemist? Please tell me I'm not crazy.

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On 12/10/2016 at 11:26 AM, Uzumoreru said:

Am I the only one who sees the new fire mage legendary as a reference to Full Metal Alchemist? Please tell me I'm not crazy.

Entirely possible that it might be! Blizzard love putting references in their game!

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Just to be clear legendary items not listed here, will remain unchanged, correct? also did the item level of the legendary items dropped from 910 to 895? because I went to the armory app, to see if my items were listed and realized the item lvl is showing now to be 895 (which has me ragingly nerd mad), but again it may be the Armory app sucking, like it does nowadays.

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The armory app is really outdated, but no, the legendary items are still 910 ilvl, not 895.

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I think it's weird because I have seen the app, show the Item lvl to be 910, but when I saw this I felt curious so I checked. The item in my hunter shows 895 too.

 

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On 12/29/2016 at 8:14 PM, Supaserg said:

I think it's weird because I have seen the app, show the Item lvl to be 910, but when I saw this I felt curious so I checked. The item in my hunter shows 895 too.

It's likely that they aren't focusing on it for updates, so it's probably not WAI.

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On 1/13/2017 at 5:15 PM, Aegnori said:

anyone else really happy that the new DH legendary Spirit of the Darkness Flame is a reference to YuYu Hakasho? <3 

What? No, I didn't have to google what YuYu Hakasho is... I'm totally happy ;D

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