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Patch 7.2.5 - Dev Notes: Build 23910

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The first build of Patch 7.2.5 will hit test servers soon and Blizzard shared a synopsis of their major patch goals in the latest development notes, including Black Temple Timewalking.

  • Patch 7.1.5 & 7.2.5 are what Blizzard's considering "smaller" patches.
  • Despite called "small" it still contains substantial updates, and 7.2.5 will include
    • A time-twisting questline involving Chromie
    • New events like the Auction House Dance Party, the Moonkin Festival and a transmog competition called the Trial of Style. (Probably micro-holidays).
    • Black Temple Timewalking.
  • Class Changes primarily for

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Welcome to the Patch 7.2.5 Public Test Realm! To kick off this phase of 7.2.5 development, we’d like to take a moment to give you a short synopsis of our major goals and content for this patch, as well as what you’ll be able to experience once PTR realms are active.

Similar to Patch 7.1.5, 7.2.5 is what we’re considering a “smaller” patch for Legion. That said, it still has some pretty substantial content updates, including:
  • An epic, time-twisting questline involving everyone’s favorite walking paradox: Chromie!
  • An assortment of new events, including the Auction House Dance Party, the Moonkin Festival, and a transmog competition we’re calling the Trial of Style.
  • Three words: Black Temple Timewalking.

Another key focus for this patch is on class design, particularly for a few specs that need some extra attention. We’re likely to end up making adjustments for many specs to some degree, but we’re currently looking primarily at:
  • Destruction Warlocks
  • Outlaw and Subtlety Rogues
  • Brewmaster and Mistweaver Monks
  • Havoc Demon Hunters
  • Guardian Druids

Once the PTR realms are live, the Trial of Style will be available for testing, as well as some of our initial class changes. Talk to Flaskataur in Dalaran to test out the Trial of Style. We’re currently planning to bring the PTR realms up later this week, depending on how this initial deploy goes – we’ll let you know how things progress.

Thanks, and happy testing!

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3 hours ago, Stan said:

Three words: Black Temple Timewalking.

Whaaaa?!  YES!!!!

 

3 hours ago, Stan said:

Another key focus for this patch is on class design, particularly for a few specs that need some extra attention. We’re likely to end up making adjustments for many specs to some degree, but we’re currently looking primarily at:

  • Destruction Warlocks
  • Outlaw and Subtlety Rogues
  • Brewmaster and Mistweaver Monks
  • Havoc Demon Hunters
  • Guardian Druids

 

I approve of this message.  I miss playing my Outlaw; it was my main from Vanilla to Legion, until they broke it.

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1 hour ago, Ancalagon said:

I approve of this message.  I miss playing my Outlaw; it was my main from Vanilla to Legion, until they broke it.

cough combat cough :P

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23 hours ago, Blitzfury said:

Where are shaman changes...especially enhancement ones...

PS! MAKE totems GREAT again!

oh stormlash totem, how i miss you

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