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Upcoming Windwalker Monk Fists of Fury Change in Patch 8.1.5

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In order to address a bug that caused Open Palm Strikes Open Palm Strikes to stop proccing because the main Fists of Fury Fists of Fury target has died, the spell is going to be changed in an upcoming Patch 8.1.5 build to pick a new primary target, similar to how Demon Hunter's Eye Beam Eye Beam works, meaning it will pick the closest thing to you unless you already have a different target.

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In the next PTR build*, we’re looking to test this change:

  • Now, If your primary target of Fists of Fury Fists of Fury is dead or despawns, a new primary target will be picked for the purposes of dealing bonus damage to the primary target. It will pick the closest thing to you, unless you already have something else targeted that’s going to be hit by the damage spell.

So this is similar to how Eye Beam Eye Beam picks a target. It should also address Open Palm Strikes Open Palm Strikes (Azerite Trait) sometimes stopping proccing because your main Fists of Fury Fists of Fury target has died.

*This should be soon, but it may be in the public build following the very next one.

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