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This Week in WoW: February 19th

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This week's events include Burning Crusade Timewalking, PvP Brawl: Southshore vs. Tarren Mill, and the Hatching of Hippogryphs micro-holiday.

Highlights

  • It's Burning Crusade Timewalking week and you can clear Black Temple bosses for ilvl 385+ loot. Reins of the Infinite Timereaver Reins of the Infinite Timereaver has a chance to drop from any Timewalking boss as Personal Loot. Don't forget to complete this week's quest for a cache containing a piece of Normal difficulty Dazar'alor gear.
  • The final Dazar'alor LFR Wing opens next week and Blizzard posted an official preview of Kul Tiran Humans and Zandalari Trolls earlier today. No official release date for Patch 8.1.5 has been announced yet.

Mythic Keystone Affixes

Weekly Quests

Island Expeditions

The following islands are on rotation this week:

  • Dread Chain
  • Jorundall
  • Verdant Wilds

World Boss

Warbringer Yenajz

Dark whispers shroud Stormsong Valley, as rumors of eldritch creatures spread throughout the countryside and families mark their doors with runes from the local scribes. Often dismissed as exaggeration, sometimes housewives' tales fall far short of the true horrors that lurk in the realm beyond our sight.

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Overview

Warbringer Yenajz periodically calls down Reality TearReality Tear and draws players in to the center of Endless AbyssEndless Abyss.

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Loot Table

World Events

Burning Crusade Timewalking (February 19th - February 26th)

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ILLIDAN AWAITS

Head to Outland to face Illidan and his cohorts once more in The Black Temple!

The Black Temple raid is available throughout the Burning Crusade Timewalking event. The difficulty is set to Normal and, like any Normal-level raid, will not be available through Raid Finder. To take on this challenge, you’ll need to get your guild or a group of friends together, or head to Group Finder > Premade Groups. The raid scales for your group size (between 10 — 30 players) and your level and gear will be scaled back to match the raid’s challenges.

Want to relive the time you first defeated Teron Gorefiend? Face (face, face) the Reliquary of Souls once more? Witness the showdown between Maiev and Illidan before the final fight? Now’s your chance. Inside you can earn transmog sets, the pets you need for Raiding With Leashes III, a Music Roll: The Burning Legion, and gear drops. And for Demon Hunters, there’s the enticing possibility of obtaining the legendary Warglaives of Azzinoth. Are you, this time, prepared?

DUNGEONS IN THE BURNING CRUSADE TIMEWALKING

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:

  • The Arcatraz
  • The Black Morass
  • Magister’s Terrace
  • Mana-Tombs
  • Shattered Halls
  • The Slave Pens

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, when you Timewalk through The Slave Pens, you’ll earn reputation with the Cenarion Expedition, which could open access to purchasing the Cenarion War Hippogryph mount.

Look for the following all week long:

  • Chronicler Shoopa in Zuldazar or Chronicler Toopa in Boralus has a quest for you has a quest for you. 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 Battle of Dazar'alor.

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.

PvP Brawl: Southshore vs. Tarren Mill (February 19th - February 26th)

Two towns clash in this week's PvP Brawl —Southshore vs. Tarren Mill running February 19 - 26.

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Tarren Mill vs. Southshore

Originally introduced as a part of the World of Warcraft 10-Year Anniversary event, this Brawl harkens back to the early days of WoW PvP, with an epic battle between the two towns of Tarren Mill and Southshore. In this game of war, you’ll need to work as a team and deplete your foes’ resources to claim victory.

Hatching of the Hippogryphs (February 23rd)

Today is the day that the Frayfeather hippogryphs hatch. Head to Frayfeather Highlands in Feralas to witness the spectacle firsthand!

Love is in the Air (February 12th - February 26th)

Love is in the Air is here through February 26. You can learn more about 2018 updates in our Love is in the Air guide.

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On 2/20/2019 at 8:17 AM, PatrickHenry said:

ive forgotten about the rep component.

I could have had 7th legion on my alt weeks ago.  :S

More or less been doing it for the AP on my main along with RBG's and world quests daily for that grind after hitting Lv.40 on the HoA.  The Paragon reward after finishing that Reputation is not half bad either.  Don't have to worry on War Resources on my main for a good while and it's a great way to farm the Badges.

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