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Plundered Armor Tokens Coming in Patch 8.1.5

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New armor tokens from Island Expeditions are coming in Patch 8.1.5. They can be used at level 111+ to discover an item appropriate for your loot specialization.

The following tokens have been added to the game in 8.1.5 Build 29220:

UPDATE: In Build 29281, Blizzard renamed all "Plundered" items to "Island Expedition", so it appears they will drop randomly and represent a means of gearing up alts leveled through Island Expeditions.

Game Director Ion Hazzikostas mentioned in the latest Live Developer Q&A that the game could use a vendor that would sell random tokens for a new currency (similar to Legion's Nethershards & Veiled Argunite) as a complement to the Titan Residuum vendor, but that's unlikely to happen until Patch 8.2 and Nazjatar. Legion's Dauntless and Relinquished tokens were usable at max level (110).

Plundered tokens are, on the other hand, usable at level 111, so they're probably meant to be used for leveling alts. Items with the "Plundered" prefix are BoE and come from Island Expeditions. We'll update this article when we learn the source of the new tokens.

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I don't see a plundered weapons token, this still means AH is gonna be a nice goldmine though. Neat.

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" that the game could use a vendor that would sell random tokens " Yeah boi, more rng. Thank god i refunded the 6 month of gametime *filtered*

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I wonder if there is going to be a currency cap to acquire these items instead of rng or becoming dependent on World Quest for the currency out in the new map.  But till then it takes less than a week to grind 110-120 doing via Island Expeditions (w/o Heirlooms) and get a decent ilvl of 360-370 from pushing Heroic and doing Mythic 0's Dungeons.  There are probably better alternative routes for level progression out there.

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