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7.1.5 Hotfixes: February 13th

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Some relatively minor changes for Druids, Hunters, Priests and Shamans (PvE and PvP on that last one), but the highlight of the hotfixes is the (in testing) increase of Corrupted EssenceCorrupted Essence drop rates.

Blizzard LogoFebruary 13 (source)

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Player versus Player

  • Shaman
    • The healing of Swelling WavesSwelling Waves should no longer be negatively double-penalized by negative healing modifiers such as Mortal Wounds or Dampening.

Quests

  • (Hotfix in testing) Corrupted EssenceCorrupted Essence drop rates have been increased for "Essence of Power".
  • Arcanist Ryanna should now be visible while on the quest, "The Nightborne Apprentice."

Previous hotfixes.

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