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An overview of talent changes in Battle for Azeroth's Build 25976.

Battle for Azeroth Alpha Build 25976 Talents Changes

Below are talent changes implemented in the second build of BfA. We updated our featured post of Class Changes in Battle for Azeroth with the latest changes, here's a changelog of what's new:

Druid

Guardian

Restoration

Hunter

Beast Mastery

  • FarstriderFarstrider (level 45 talent) is now available to Beast Mastery Hunters only. The talent was previously available also to Survival Hunters.

Survival

Monk

  • Leg Sweep [TBD]Leg Sweep [TBD] has been renamed to Tiger Tail Sweep.
    • The talent's functionality has changed. Now it increases the range of Leg Sweep by 2 yards and reduces its cooldown by 10 seconds (down from 15 seconds).

Priest

Discipline

Holy

Shaman

Enhancement

Restoration

Warlock

Affliction

Demonology

  • DoomDoom is a new level 90 talent.

Destruction

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19 minutes ago, Stan said:

Guttural RoarsGuttural Roars replaced with Tiger DashTiger Dash (level 15 talent).

Not sure how other Guardian's feel about this but this makes me cry for my bear.

With Stampeding roar at least if i'm moving a boss during a fight I can stay in bear form and keep my armor, while also boosting the movement speed of the raid, and it times perfectly with some boss mechanics currently, Yet without it I feel less.... utilitarian...

Hopefully they are only changing the talent and not removing Stampeding roar...

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25 minutes ago, Stan said:

Life TapLife Tap (level 30 talent) was removed from all talent trees.

Thank friggin god. Hopefully that means Life Tap is back to being a base skill, since it's kind of a class-defining thing.

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3 hours ago, dashifen said:

Yes!  As one of the likely few SV mains this expansion, this made my day.  Harpooning with effectively no cooldown is just about the best thing in WoW :)

The Focus generation seems decent if they've addressed the rotations and you're not having huge periods of time sitting at or near full energy because you've got Mongoose stacks burning but the deadzone range coupled with the decreased melee range SV runs with in BfA means this is going to be annoying to rely on for focus generation in a static dps race because of the movement requirement. I'm also close to taking an issue with artifact perks that were standard becoming talent choices but I'm at the stage now where I'm terrified they'll make Lacerate the main damage ability and Disengage share a cd with Harpoon if I say anything. 

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