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Impressive Inky Black Potion Screenshots

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Well, it seems the new craze in the screenshotting world is the Inky Black PotionInky Black Potion, darkening nights everywhere. And WoW's nights definitely need darkening, as it's sometimes almost hard to tell that it's the middle of the night. But no fear, the intrepid imgur posters over at r/wow have it covered with a lot of really great images, so let's get started.

First off, a slow intro, with a spooky forest you actually can believe you could get lost in:

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Source. Author: gustavchats.

Keeping with the spooky theme, it's time for some cosmic horror, as Vashj'ir goes from massive annoyance to possible gate to terror:

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Source. Author: gustavchats.

And then it's on to the really beautiful aspects of the potion, showing off some truly great lighting (and lightning):

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Source. Author: gustavchats.

Throne of Thunder was always impressive looking, but it's on a whole new level now:

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Source. Author: Inksrocket.

Skyhold get a lot more impressive as well:

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Source. Author:  Xanderith.

We can't really a have a "pretty screenshot"-off without Suramar, now can we:

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Source. Author:  Vaelkyri.

Not exactly what you'd call beautiful, but Kezan does have a certain charm to it at night:

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Source. Author: Vahdis.

This next one is a bit of a cheat, as it also uses SweetFX to make it double amazing:

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Source. Author: triggz.

And to finish, it's time to go back home:

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Source. Author: meow1610.

There's certainly many more great screenshots out there, and you could take some yourself - just head on over to the Darkmoon Faire, poke Rona Greenteeth and buy yourself a bunch (but definitely buy a lot, because AH prices are crazy even now while the faire is till in town).

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It's just dumb they'd make it a consumable that you can only buy one week out of every month.

I mean sure, I can buy up a supply to keep in my bank and carry a stack around at all times to make sure I'd always have enough for using outside of Darkmoon Faire week, but why not just make it a toy with little to no CD?

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why not just have a proper nightcycle like every other mmo.. dont know why we should need a stupid potion or toy just to get a thing that should be in the game naturally..

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2 hours ago, RoseZ12 said:

why not just have a proper nightcycle like every other mmo.. dont know why we should need a stupid potion or toy just to get a thing that should be in the game naturally..

The Vanilla WoW had this feature but it was not done so good (guess due to older version of g. engine). Then it changed so that your day-time and WoW time are the same, and now it is simply day and day-like time.

I personally would like to see it as a rotation with 6h/6h or 8h/8h

 

To me it seems like a graphical test for the current engine and in the future maybe we will see that.

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