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This Week in WoW: January 1st

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Events for this week include Cataclysm Timewalking and Darkmoon Faire. You still have one day left to loot presents underneath the Winter Veil tree before the event ends tomorrow.

Highlights

  • It's time for Cataclysm Timewalking this week. Loot starts at item level 335.
  • Complete the weekly quest to receive a cache that contains a single piece of Normal difficulty Uldir armor.
  • You still have one day to loot 2018 presents; Winter Veil ends tomorrow!

Mythic Keystone Affixes

Weekly Quests

Island Expeditions

The following Islands are on rotation this week:

  • Jorundall
  • Molten Clay
  • Verdant Wilds

World Boss

T'zane

Animated by the powerful voodoo of the nearby Necropolis, T'zane stalks the swamps of Nazmir in search of more souls to consume.

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Overview

Over the course of the encounter, T'zane will unleash the tormented sprits trapped within him to create avoidable effects.

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nACJhxi.png Healers

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Loot Table

World Events

Cataclysm Timewalking (January 1st - January 8th)

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For the next seven days, take a trip back to when Deathwing ruled the skies over Azeroth—it’s time to delve back into the dungeons of Cataclysm.

This Week

All week, open Group Finder (default hotkey: i) and then select Dungeon Finder and Timewalking in the Type dropdown. When you hit ‘Find Group’, you’ll be matched up with other players and sent to one of the following Heroic dungeons:

  • End Time
  • Grim Batol
  • The Stonecore
  • Lost City of Tol’vir
  • The Vortex Pinnacle
  • Throne of the Tides

Your character and items will be scaled down to a power level fitting for the challenge at hand, but bosses will yield loot appropriate for your natural level. Timewalking dungeons also have a chance to drop items that usually drop when you run them on Heroic, and you’ll earn reputation with a faction that is interested in the dungeon. For example, you can earn Ramkahen reputation and the right to purchase Brown and Tan Riding Camels.

Look for the following all week long:

  • Chronicler Shoopa in Zuldazar and in Boralus has a quest for you–A Shattered Path Through Time.Or, if you forget to pick it up there, you can start it from within the Adventure Journal.
    • Quest requirement: Complete 5 Timewalking dungeons.
    • Rewards: Artifact Power and one loot box containing a piece of gear from Normal difficulty Uldir.

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.

Feast of Winter Veil (December 16th - January 2nd)

Winter Veil celebration is still here and you have just one day  to open presents underneath the tree in Orgrimmar or Ironforge.

Darkmoon Faire (January 6th - January 13th)

Stock up on Inky Black Potion Inky Black Potions and make use of the 10% increased buff to XP/reputation gains (WHEE! WHEE!). For more details check out our Darkmoon Faire guide.

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3 hours ago, VictorVakaras said:

Slog through 5 x horribly over-tuned Cata timewalking dungeons for one piece of nomral Uldir gear? lol no thanks.

They should of scaled the reward to Heroic Uldir gear not Normal imo.  Too bad we can not scrap the gear we receive in the dungeons for the resediuum.

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5 hours ago, VictorVakaras said:

Slog through 5 x horribly over-tuned Cata timewalking dungeons for one piece of nomral Uldir gear? lol no thanks.

At least Cata isn't nearly as bad as Wrath and BC, but definitely still over tuned. You get so much gear from other sources that this is worthless to even my alts that have only been 120 for 3 weeks. Sad. Just gonna do them on my 116 pally to level and hope people give me their 120 gear.

 

2 hours ago, Ragingwolf said:

They should of scaled the reward to Heroic Uldir gear not Normal imo.  Too bad we can not scrap the gear we receive in the dungeons for the resediuum.

Couldn't agree with this more!

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