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Patch 7.3: Item Level 1000 Legendary Timing

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Update: It seems the bug/test is present on live servers as well, but the estimate on when we could see real ilevel 1000 items is still accurate. And, obviously, on live servers it's just a visual bug, the items crafted are still 970.

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Well, the time has come it seems, as we'll be reaching item level 1000 on Argus. The crafted  Celumbra, the Night's DichotomyCelumbra, the Night's Dichotomy in the image below from the PTR is probably only there for test reasons, but the item level checks out in terms of legendaries post-Antorus raid opening.

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The item level for Mythic Antorus: The Burning Throne loot starts at 960, and the final boss, Argus the Unmaker loot is at 970, so having legendaries from that period be at 1k ilevel sounds about right.

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Now, we won't quite be able to get an actual item level 1000 for a whole character, but having two 1k items equipped will still feel pretty good! Sure, we'll have to wait for the raid to go live, which will be a fair chunk of time after the 7.3 patch itself does, but it'll be worth the wait.

Thanks to Blackheart's Tavern for the heads up!

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Stat squish inc?  I mean seriously 6,199 Stam.  That is more stam than prot warriors had in TBC on all their gear combined.

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6 minutes ago, DeathsDesign said:

Stat squish inc?  I mean seriously 6,199 Stam.  That is more stam than prot warriors had in TBC on all their gear combined.

Probably in next expansion.

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Just now, Stan said:

Probably in the next expansion.

Yeah I remember asking Slootbag on stream back at the beginning of Legion if he'd heard anything from Blizzard about another stat squish.  He mentioned they said they were looking at it for the following expansion.  It's just crazy though.  Things were getting out of hand the last time they did a stat squish, bears were getting up to almost 1 million HP, now dps that are 915+ have 4+ mil hp.

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1 hour ago, DeathsDesign said:

Stat squish inc?  I mean seriously 6,199 Stam.  That is more stam than prot warriors had in TBC on all their gear combined.

It's nice having 10M+ HP as a tank popping cooldowns though :(

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My guardian already has 10m hp without cds:P  

On topic tho :

Stat squish will be coming next xp problably.

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4 hours ago, crsxz said:

My guardian already has 10m hp without cds:P  

*shakes fist*

bloody bears

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9 minutes ago, DeathsDesign said:

I mean they do make great rugs.  Should we go hunting?

I'm down for some new decoration!

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