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Patch 7.3 Hotfixes: Sep 12

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A new round of hotfixes is here with substantial nerfs to Kil'jaeden and the aforementioned class tuning to account for the Netherlight Crucible.

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Argus

  • Soultender Videx is no longer required for the Commander of ArgusCommander of Argus achievement.
  • Argus Waystones no longer drop from bosses in Invasion Points. Any Argus Waystones in your possession have been converted to Veiled Argunite.
  • [With restarts in each region] The quests Invasion Point Offensive and Invasion Onslaught no longer require Argus Waystones.
  • [With restarts in each region] The Argussian Reach emissary again requires 4 World Quests completed.

Classes

  • Developers’ notes: All of the damage increases below are a combination of buffing specs that don't benefit from the Netherlight Crucible's item level increase as much as other specs, as well as tuning the specs relative to each other.
  • Death Knight
    • Frost
      • All damage increased by 4%.
  • Demon Hunter
    • Havoc
      • All damage increased by 3%.
  • Druid
    • Feral
      • All damage increased by 2%.
  • Hunter
    • Beast Mastery
      • All damage increased by 6%.
    • Survival
      • All damage increased by 5%.
  • Monk
    • Windwalker
      • All damage increased by 9%.
  • Rogue
    • Assassination
      • All damage increased by 5%.
    • Outlaw
      • All damage increased by 6%.
    • Subtlety
      • All damage increased by 1.5%.
  • Shaman
    • Enhancement
      • All damage increased by 3%.

Creatures

  • The yetis of Feralas should once again have facial hair.

Dungeons and Raids

  • Vault of the Wardens

Tomb of Sargeras

  • Demonic Inquisition
    • The number of Echoing AnguishEchoing Anguish debuffs has been reduced to 2 (was 3) on Raid Finder, Normal, and Heroic difficulties.
  • Kil’jaeden
    • [Hotfix in testing] Reduced the health of Kil’jaeden, Erupting Reflection, and Shadowsoul by 5% on all difficulties.
    • [Hotfix in testing] The maximum distance from the center of the platform that ArmageddonArmageddon can spawn has been reduced on all difficulties.
    • [Hotfix in testing] The radius of the explosion from Bursting DreadflameBursting Dreadflame has been reduced on all difficulties.
    • [Hotfix in testing] Chaotic EruptionChaotic Eruption damage and knockup has been reduced on Mythic difficulty.

Player versus Player

  • All specs that received general damage increases above have been reduced by an equivalent amount in PvP, as the Netherlight Crucible’s item-level increases to the player’s Artifact weapon have very little impact on PvP.

Previous Patch 7.3 Hotfixes

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Just now, Stan said:

[Hotfix in testing] The maximum distance from the center of the platform that ArmageddonArmageddon can spawn has been reduced on all difficulties.

Finally.

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On 12/09/2017 at 6:05 PM, Stan said:

Demonic Inquisition

  • The number of Echoing AnguishEchoing Anguish debuffs has been reduced to 2 (was 3) on Raid Finder, Normal, and Heroic difficulties.

Hopefully they do this for Avatar's Dark Mark soon. It's rough getting 3 marks on Heroic when you've only got 10 people

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19 hours ago, PatrickHenry said:

The patch of the decade.  

There are so many of these lovely little changes. They're really focusing on making WoW great again. :D

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      Catching Qiraji Guardling is required for the Kalimdor Safari achievement and the Zookeeper title. However, the pet is only available between June 21 and September 23, so don't forget to grab it!
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      "The sqeaks used by these tiny insectoids may sound cute, but they're actually screaming for your death." Abilities
      Crush (Level 1) Hawk Eye (Level 2) Reckless Strike (Level 4) Whirlwind (Level 10) Sandstorm (Level 15) Blackout Kick (Level 20) Where Can You Find the Qiraji Guardling?
      Qiraji Guardling can be found in Silithus (35, 80), near the Ruins of Ahn'Qiraj. The pet's at level 17 and two other pets will join the battle.

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