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Patch 8.1: Build 28616

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A new 8.1 build was deployed to PTR servers. Check out the highlights!

For the latest Tides of Vengeance news, check out our Patch 8.1 hub!


Adventure Journal

  • Dwarf Heritage Armor - Go to the Stormwind Embassy to help with a special dwarven mission and delve into the history of the Bronzebeard clan!
  • Blood Elf Heritage Armor - Go to the Orgrimmar Embassy to take part in a blood elf ceremony historical sin'dorei ceremony.


  • Elite: Battle for Azeroth Season 2 Elite: Battle for Azeroth Season 2 - Earn the rank of Elite during Battle for Azeroth Season 2.
    • Title Reward: the Elite
  • Flying Colors - Proud owner of the Alliance and Horde War Mantles and War Banners from the 2018 BlizzCon
  • Meat Marauder - Owner of the Meat Wagon mount from the Warcraft III: Reforged promotion.
  • Sinister Saddle Sinister Saddle Win Rated PvP matches during Season 2 while at Combatant or higher.
  • Sinister Saddle Sinister Saddle - Win Rated PvP matches during Season 2 while at Combatant or higher.

Azerite Powers


  • BFA Season Rated Participation Currency - Max Amount: 20,000 (up from 2,500).

Global Strings

  • PVP_RANK_5_NAME - Gladiator Elite
  • PVP_RANK_5_NEXT_RANK_DESC - Achieve a rating of 2400 or higher to earn:|n- Gladiator Elite Title|n- Elite PvP Item Set Appearance: Tabard
  • SPLASH_BATTLEFORAZEROTH_8_1_0_FEATURE1_DESC - Acquire new power to bring the enemy faction down Begin the next chapter of the battle between the Horde and Alliance.
  • SPLASH_BATTLEFORAZEROTH_8_1_FEATURE1_DESC - Acquire new power to bring the enemy faction down Begin the next chapter of the battle between the Horde and Alliance.
  • BLIZZARD_STORE_VAS_FOLLOW_GUILD_TRANSFER - Follow guild transfer to %s.
  • BLIZZARD_STORE_VAS_FOLLOW_GUILD_FACTION_TRANSFER - Follow guild transfer to %s - %s (%s Faction Change added).
  • BLIZZARD_STORE_VAS_FOLLOW_GUILD_TRANSFER_ERROR - Your guild transferred to %s. To follow them you must initiate a character transfer.
  • BLIZZARD_STORE_VAS_FOLLOW_GUILD_FACTION_TRANSFER_ERROR - Your guild transferred to %s - %s. To follow them you must initiate a character transfer.
  • BLIZZARD_STORE_VAS_ERROR_NO_ELIGIBLE_CHARACTERS - You have no characters that are eligible this service.
  • BLIZZARD_STORE_VAS_ERROR_NO_GUILD_MASTERS - You have no Guild Master characters on the selected Realm.
  • BLIZZARD_STORE_VAS_ERROR_NEW_LEADER_INVALID - The character you chose to be the new Guild Master is not a valid choice. Please choose someone else.
  • SPELL_FAILED_CUSTOM_ERROR_389 - You can only have one treasure map mission at a time.
  • INVASION_TIME_FORMAT - %02d:%02d %s |cFFFF0000|r.
  • SPELL_FAILED_TRANSMOG_SET_ALREADY_KNOWN ERR_TRANSMOG_SET_ALREADY_KNOWN - All appearances are already in your collection.



  • Battle of Dazar'alor
  • PvP Brawl: Cooking Impossible


  • "As the Kul Tiran navy bears down on Zandalar, superpowers clash in the Battle of Dazar'alor raid, now available on Normal or Heroic difficulty."
  • "Mythic difficulty of the Battle of Dazar'alor raid awaits the boldest of adventurers, and players may now use the Raid Finder to access the first section of the raid: Siege of Dazar'alor."
  • Players may now use the Raid Finder to access the second section of Battle for Dazar'alor: Empire's Fall.
  • "Players may now use the Raid Finder to access the third section of Battle for Dazar'alor: Might of the Alliance for Alliance players, and Victory or Death for Horde players."


  • Meat Wagon (Source: Promotion) - A favorite unit of the Lich King, both for its power as a siege weapon, and the satisfying sound of flung meat.



  • %s the Elite Death Knight,%s the Elite Death Knight,387,0
  • %s the Elite Demon Hunter,%s the Elite Demon Hunter,388,0
  • %s the Elite Druid,%s the Elite Druid,389,0
  • %s the Elite Hunter,%s the Elite Hunter,390,0
  • %s the Elite Mage,%s the Elite Mage,391,0
  • %s the Elite Monk,%s the Elite Monk,392,0
  • %s the Elite Paladin,%s the Elite Paladin,393,0
  • %s the Elite Priest,%s the Elite Priest,394,0
  • %s the Elite Rogue,%s the Elite Rogue,395,0
  • %s the Elite Shaman,%s the Elite Shaman,396,0
  • %s the Elite Warlock,%s the Elite Warlock,397,0
  • %s the Elite Warrior,%s the Elite Warrior,398,0

Worldsafe Locs

  • 8.1 Zuldazar Raid - PTR ONLY - Sea Priest Spawn In
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8 hours ago, Stan said:

Meat Wagon (Source: Promotion) - A favorite unit of the Lich King, both for its power as a siege weapon, and the satisfying sound of flung meat.

.........i did NOT just think about buying WC:III for a mount..   DEFINITELY NOT.

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5 minutes ago, PatrickHenry said:

.........i did NOT just think about buying WIII for a mount..   DEFINITELY NOT.




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