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Blizzard posted a a list of known Patch 8.1 issues that will be fixed in future hotfixes.

Every patch comes with a bunch of undocumented changes and/or bugs and here is a list of known issues that went live with Tides of Vengeance yesterday:

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The war raging across Azeroth between Alliance and Horde has intensified. As the Alliance lays plans to retake Darkshore and regain a foothold in Kalimdor, both factions have redoubled their attacks across the zones of Kul Tiras and Zandalar.

For those just returning or who otherwise need to be caught up we have guides for both new and returning players.

Tides of Vengeance Update Notes 2

With any update, it is important to make sure that if you use addons that they have been updated. It may be a good idea to reset your UI to default to make sure that the old files aren’t causing any issues.

Helpful links for various tech issues:

Known Issues:

Incursions and Quests

  • Stormsong Valley: Muka Stormbreaker is not available when the quest “Horde of Heroes” is complete.
  • “Essence of the Iron Vanquisher” does not have a turn-in

Mythic Keystone Dungeons

  • Reaping: Bwonsamdi does not cast a summon visual trigger when he travels to a save location.
  • Reaping: Bwonsamdi does not offer the prompt spell when the timer ends via player deaths.
  • Reaping: Souls inherit health and damage modifiers.

Islands

  • Players are reporting lag / frame rate drops in Dread Chain near Azerite Extractors.

Classes

Player versus Player

  • While players are not in War Mode, the tooltip still says it can only be turned off in the faction capital.
  • PvP Talent - The Abomination summoned from Raise Abomination Raise Abomination will become stuck trying to go between targets that are just outside the 10 yard summoning area and the summoning origin.
  • PvP Talent - Wind Waker Wind Waker will put a spell visual on the Monk when an ally triggers it.

Voice Chat

  • Exiting the client while in a party/group will result in the voice chat icon in the party chat channel to disappear and joining another voice chat channel will result in an error.
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Is anyone else experiencing problems with their equipment sets not saving? It seems to work fine but when you relog it's back to the old set. Only way around it I found was deleting the set and remaking it.

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46 minutes ago, tkioz said:

Is anyone else experiencing problems with their equipment sets not saving? It seems to work fine but when you relog it's back to the old set. Only way around it I found was deleting the set and remaking it.

i have same issue

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The latency issues I've been dealing with for the past week and half.  Odd that I was at a steady 68/72 ms then all of a sudden it tanks rock bottom to 8k+ whenever I tried to doing a Mythic Keystone and or Raid content.  Thought the sole problem was on my end but in fact it was on Blizz's.....Loaded up another MMO and noticed the difference in ping.

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1 hour ago, Ragingwolf said:

The latency issues I've been dealing with for the past week and half.  Odd that I was at a steady 68/72 ms then all of a sudden it tanks rock bottom to 8k+ whenever I tried to doing a Mythic Keystone and or Raid content.  Thought the sole problem was on my end but in fact it was on Blizz's.....Loaded up another MMO and noticed the difference in ping.

I too have been having this problem. Even more so over the last few days. Nothing is helping to prevent it or correct it on the fly. Equipment resets, re-log attempts, pc power cycles are just a few proactive measures taken on my end (even ping fix programs a no go). No other ONLINE function is spiking while playing/doing. Even Battlenet operated games like Diablo 3 play latent free. I really think something (pre patch DL) has broken our Client/Server reliability.

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