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7.2 Hotfixes: April 17th

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A damn big batch of hotfixes today, it seems they were accumulating over the weekend. The main focus is class tuning for Mages, Hunters, Priests, Shamans, Rogues and Warlocks, and additional changes in PvP for Mages and Hunters. The rest is the now standard Broken Shore tweaks, some Legion companion app upgrades and more.

Blizzard LogoApril 17 (source)

Broken Shore

  • Rewards from the enemies summoned by Nether Portal Disruptors have been changed: These enemies should now drop significantly more Legionfall War Supplies and Dauntless tokens, but no longer drop Netherchunks or Tier 1 Sentinax beacons.
    • Developers’ notes: We want to make sure that Nether Portal Disruptors and the enemies they attract are lucrative and exciting without overshadowing other options so that players feel inclined to focus only on the Nether Disruptor for Broken Shore play. This should now be a solid extra to add to your activities when it’s available, rather than something to wait around for.
  • Witchmatron Magora now respawns more frequently, uses more abilities, and is significantly sturdier.

Classes

Mage

  • Fire
    • [With maintenance in each region] Damage of all abilities increased by 6%.

Hunter

  • Marksmanship
    • [With maintenance in each region] Damage of the following abilities increased by 4%: Marked Shot, Arcane Shot, Multi-Shot, Aimed Shot, Volley, Black Arrow, Bursting Shot, Piercing Shot, Windburst, Murder of Crows, Sidewinders, Barrage.

Priest

Shaman

  • Elemental
  • Enhancement
    • [With maintenance in each region] Damage of the following abilities increased by 4%: Boulderfist, Crash Lightning, Flametongue, Lava Lash, Lightning Bolt, Lightning Shield, Rockbiter, Stormstrike, Windfury, Windsong.

Rogue

  • Outlaw
    • [With maintenance in each region] Damage of the following abilities increased by 4%: Ambush, Ghostly Strike, Killing Spree, Death from Above, Saber Slash, Pistol Shot, Between the Eyes, Run Through, Cannonball Barrage.

Warlock

  • Affliction
    • Fixed a bug causing the proc chance of Fatal EchoesFatal Echoes (Artifact trait) to be quadrupled by Reap SoulsReap Souls. It is now doubled, as intended.
    • Fixed a bug causing the proc chance of Sweet SoulsSweet Souls (Artifact trait) to be quadrupled by Reap SoulsReap Souls. It is now doubled, as intended.

Dungeons

Court of Stars

  • Patrol Captain Gerdo
    • Improved the visuals for Patrol Captain Gerdo's Streetsweeper ability.

Followers

  • Lady S’theno should no longer disappear from Felhammer when she is sent on a mission.

Legion Companion App

  • Added support for new Follower Missions.
  • Addressed an issue that caused some Mission duration times to differ from the World of Warcraft client.
  • Addressed an issue that caused Artifact Power rewards to display incorrect punctuation in tooltips.

Player versus Player

[All PvP hotfixes are in-testing and intended to go live as soon as possible.]

Mage

  • Fire
  • PvP template Intellect reduced by 6%.

Hunter

Quests

  • The arrow markers located in Impsorrow Approach no longer vanish when players enter the area for the quest “A Flare in the Dark”.

Previous hotfixes.

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Sweet, +4%

Hopefully makes up for Unerring Arrows nerf.

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