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This Week in WoW: Oct 31

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An overview of all important events in Azeroth for this week.

Antorus the Burning Throne Release Date Speculation

We speculated about Antorus' release date back when Blizzard made Patch 7.3.2 available for download. The patch went live sooner than expected, but the raid did not open immediately. With BlizzCon 2017 just around the corner, the opening of Antorus would create a distraction for the world first race. Even though Patch 7.3.2 is live, there are two options:

Legion's last raid will open either next week after BlizzCon (Nov 7) or the week after that (Nov 14), if Blizzard keeps to their usual release pattern (77 days in between patches). Mythic difficulty and the first LFR Wing will be available one week after the raid opens. You can find more information about the upcoming raid in our Patch 7.3.2 hub.

Artifact Knowledge Level 50

  • All players now have access to AK level 50 that increases Artifact Power gains by 169,650,000%.

Mythic Keystone Affixes

Argus Weekly Quests

  • Fuel of a Doomed World: Collect 50 Pristine Argunite from Invasion Points, Rare encounters, or treasure chests on Argus to receive 300 Veiled Argunite.
  • Invasion Onslaught: Complete 3 Invasion Points to get 200 Veiled Argunite.

Argus World Boss

  • Sotanathor is this week's boss and the portal is located in Mac'Aree (46, 50). Argus world bosses drop loot of item level 930.

World Quest Bonus Event (October 31 - Nov 7)

PvP Brawl: Temple of Hotmogu (October 31 - November 7)

  • Enter the Temple of Kotmogu for this fast-paced match. For a whole new twist, players will be able throw the Orb of Power to friendly players in a game of hot potato. Beware, they’ll also gain the debuffs along with the orb so choose wisely. We’re turning things up (to 11) by changing resurrection time to a quick 5 seconds. Who will be able to hold on to the power to claim victory?
  • Win a PvP Brawl for "Something Different" to get Brawler's FootlockerBrawler's Footlocker, 3 Mark of HonorMarks of Honor and Soldier's LegacySoldier's Legacy (2.7 billion Artifact Power @ AK level 50).

Day of the Dead (November 1 - 3)

  • During the Day of the Dead, people gather in graveyards to celebrate with and cherish the spirits of those they have lost. One can find the festivities in the cemeteries of any major city, where celebrants cook, dance, don costumes, and more.

Darkmoon Faire (November 5 - 13)

World Boss Naz'ak the Fiend

Naz'ak is finally up. Killing the boss grants credit toward Unleashed MonstrositiesUnleashed Monstrosities and you will also receive 1,000 Order Resources from Na'zak the Fiend quest. We made a separate post about the boss that can be accessed by clicking on the image below.

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So now that you guys have gotten accustomed to the new animations, which ones do you like the most and which ones do you like the least? Feel free to mention classes as a whole or specific animations that stood out for you.

 

I personally like the Elemental Shaman animations the most; It really shows that the body of the character is "drawing out" the elements from his/her surroundings. Priest is a really close second to me, but that might be my bias speaking because I absolutely love Priest lore (Light/darkness and 7.3 really setting up the lore hard with light vs void only adds to that <3)

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On 11/1/2017 at 6:00 AM, Yridaa said:

So now that you guys have gotten accustomed to the new animations, which ones do you like the most and which ones do you like the least? Feel free to mention classes as a whole or specific animations that stood out for you.

It's not a caster one, but I hate the new Feint animation for Rogue. The arms fly out way too far when you do it, you look like a weird ballerina.

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On 11/6/2017 at 10:22 AM, Yridaa said:

A ballerina OF DEATH.

 

Sounds quite scary. Now you need the transmog to go with it.

Gonna need to find myself a tutu and everything! New raid set for Rogues, Ballerina of Death.

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