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Azerite Knowledge was deactivated this week, but Blizzard decided to resume the effect next week with scheduled weekly maintenance in each region, according to the latest blue post, Azerite Knowledge will commence for 4 more weeks with its final Season 2 increment beginning the week of April 23.

Azerite Knowledge is a catchup mechanic introduced back in Legion which reduces the amount of Artifact Power needed to level up your Heart of Azeroth Heart of Azeroth and unlock Azerite powers with each passing week. There's usually a Seasonal cap, meaning the mechanism is disabled to prevent players from earning levels too fast. In Battle for Azeroth Season 1, Azerite Knowledge was disabled until January 22. In Season 2, it was deactivated earlier this week, but in order to make Azerite powers on current gear more broadly attainable for as many players as possible, Blizzard decided to enable it for 4 more weeks starting with the usual weekly maintenance next Tuesday.

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With scheduled weekly maintenance in each region, we will resume the Azerite Knowledge effect next week.

Azerite Knowledge will then continue for four more weeks, with its final increment for Season 2 beginning the week of April 23 and ending with weekly maintenance the week of April 30.

We feel like this is the right way to make sure that Azerite powers on current gear are more broadly attainable for as many players as possible.

In this region, weekly maintenance should begin at 7:00 a.m. PDT on Tuesday, April 2.

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Just now, Borgoff33 said:

is the Heart sill going to cap (for all of BFA) at 50 or will it go higher?

It will cap at 50 for now. No details as to what will happen with 8.2 yet, they only confirmed that future armor traits will unlock without any HoA level requirement. They hinted at a similiar system to the Legion artifact weapon traits though, but either way the grind will likely continue if just for a higher neck itemlevel.

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Its nearly 100% safe to say, that they will put in any grind thing like Concordance in Legion....or at least i wouldnt wonder about it.

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13 hours ago, Baharok said:

Its nearly 100% safe to say, that they will put in any grind thing like Concordance in Legion....or at least i wouldnt wonder about it.

It's already confirmed that traits are coming to the neck (no concordance, at least not at start) . 

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10 hours ago, Lith said:

It's already confirmed that traits are coming to the neck (no concordance, at least not at start) . 

Yep i know, but they also want to bind customers and a grinding option like concordance is definitely such a thing, espeically if you know you can bind by addiction.

 

And if not, i would also be happy 🙂

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17 hours ago, Baharok said:

Yep i know, but they also want to bind customers and a grinding option like concordance is definitely such a thing, espeically if you know you can bind by addiction.

 

And if not, i would also be happy 🙂

Well concordance was nice imo, you dint gain much by grinding it but at least you got a something for all the ap you collected anyways. So I dont mind1 concordace like things as long as they dont make me feel forced to do it.

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