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This Week in WoW: Jan 2

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The third wing of Antorus, the Burning Throne is now open. Mythic+ players will need to deal with Bursting, Skittish & Tyrannical this week. Random Battlegrounds award Honor at an increased rate during the Battleground Bonus Event and Darkmoon Faire returns on January 7.

Antorus Raid Finder Wing 3 Now Open

Players may now use the Raid Finder to access the third section of Antorus, the Burning Throne: Hope's End and defeat Kin'garothVarimathras and The Coven of Shivarra. The final wing opens January 16.

Mythic Keystone Affixes

World Bosses (Upcoming World Boss Schedule (Until February 2018)

Withered J'm

Search for the DEADLY: Withered J'im quest in Azsuna.

Occularus

Don't forget to bring a Seal of Broken Fate for bonus rolls.

World Events

Battleground Bonus Event (January 2 - 9)

While this event is active, random Battlegrounds will award Honor at an increased rate. Glory awaits in the fields of battle!

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Steel yourself for Battleground combat!

SEVEN DAYS ON THE BATTLEGROUNDS

All this week, heading to the Battlegrounds will net you some extra Honor along with bonus loot for completing this week’s quest. To enter the fray, open Group Finder (hotkey: "I") and then select the Player vs. Player tab. Next choose Casual, select Random Battlegrounds, and hit the Join Battle button—you’ll be matched up with other players and sent to one of these 11 battlegrounds:

  • Alterac Valley
  • Arathi Basin
  • Battle for Gilneas
  • Deepwind Gorge
  • Eye of the Storm
  • Isle of Conquest
  • Silvershard Mines
  • Strand of the Ancients
  • Temple of Kotmogu
  • Twin Peaks
  • Warsong Gulch
WEEKLY QUEST

Before you get started, Archmage Timear near Violet Hold in Dalaran has a quest for you (A Call to Battle). You can also pick up the quest from within the Adventure Guide. Win four random Battlegrounds, and you’ll be rewarded with 5 Mark of HonorMarks of Honor, a Badge of HonorBadge of Honor (1000 Honor), and a Glory of the MeleeGlory of the Melee Artifact Power token (base 500 AP).

BATTLEGROUND BUFF

This week you gain 50% more Honor in Battlegrounds (Sign of BattleSign of Battle).

A NEW EVENT EVERY WEEK

The Bonus Events system consists of a rotating schedule of different activities, currently scheduled to run each week beginning on Tuesdays. Each Bonus Event grants a passive bonus to a particular game activity and offers a once-per-event quest with a noteworthy reward for accomplishing a related goal. The in-game calendar can serve as your one-stop reference for the event schedule. The Adventure Guide also offers a direct link to active Bonus Events, allowing you to easily accept any associated quests.

Darkmoon Faire (January 7 - 13)

Meet Silas Darmoon and his troupe, play games that test mind and nerve, and behold exotic sights from the four corners of Azeroth... and beyond! For more details about the event, check out our Darkmoon Faire guide.

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