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Patch 8.2: Stratholme Pet Battle Dungeon

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Stratholme is the latest Pet Battle Dungeon that will be added in Rise of Azshara and you can Evil Wizard Hat Evil Wizard Hat for completing the challenge. Here's a first look at the dungeon and its rewards!

Stratholme Pet Battle Dungeon Questline

Alliance players can pick up the quest at Tizzy Gearjolt at Hook Point. On the Horde side, you need to talk to Radek Fuselock in Dazar'alor. The quest is called "Restless Dead". You must find Sean Wilkers outsider of the service entrance of Stratholme in Eastern Plaguelands.

Rumors are spreading of some new evil business happening in Stratholme of all places. We need you to head to Eastern Plaguelands and put an end to any new evil threats that may have taken residence there. We have receive contact from a member of the Argent Crusade who has offered their assistance to get you into Stratholme and find the source of this new evil.

After turning in, you will be given the "Tiny Terrors of Stratholme" quest and can talk to Sean Wilkers to teleport to Stratholme. This is the Normal version of the dungeon which has 12 stages and completing this quest rewards Manapoof Link: Stratholme Manapoof Link: Stratholme and 1 Ultimate Battle-Training Stone Ultimate Battle-Training Stone.

Scourge activity inside of Stratholme has increased dramatically in the recent days. The air is thick with the stink of necromancy, and there are screams and shrieks coming from within these walls that will send chills down your spine for weeks to come. I haven't ventured in these yet myself, but there is definitely some new evil stirring from within. I have the keys to this entrance, and can bring you in there to see for yourself. Let me know when you are ready.

Token Rewards

After completing Normal mode, you will be given the weekly quest "Pet Battle Challenge: Stratholme" which rewards the Cleansed Remains Cleansed Remains tokens that can be exchanged at Sean Wilkers for even more rewards and you'll also get Pet Battle Challenge: Stratholme Pet Battle Challenge: Stratholme and the Minimancer pet.

The following items can be purchased from Sean Wilkers:

Unopened Stratholme Supply Crate Unopened Stratholme Supply Crate costs 1 Cleansed Remains Cleansed Remains and contains pet supplies and charms.

Ziggy Ziggy costs 1 Cleansed Remains Cleansed Remains.

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Crypt Fiend Crypt Fiend costs 2 Cleansed Remains Cleansed Remains.

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Contained Banshee Wail Contained Banshee Wail costs 3 Cleansed Remains Cleansed Remains.

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Smelly Cleaver Smelly Cleaver costs 3 Cleansed Remains Cleansed Remains.

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Credit to Lapz Gaming for all the information!

Pet Battle Challenge: Stratholme Pet Battle Challenge: Stratholme Reward

Completing the achievement rewards Evil Wizard Hat Evil Wizard Hat and makes you learn Minimancer. This pet cannot be traded.

Flavor text“Some argue that the beard is what grants a spell caster their power, but they're wrong. The hat is where the magic is really from.”

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Pet Abilities

Stratholme Pet Battle Dungeon Preview

Lapz Gaming uploaded a video of the dungeon to his YouTube channel with all encounters and you can watch it below.

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3 hours ago, Haheisenberg said:

>content

I'm going to assume you're being sarcastic, but I for one love the pet battle dungeons. They are a perfect example of low development content for a significant portion of the player base. They reuse existing art assets and only require scripting of the fights themselves.

Just because you don't like or enjoy certain content it doesn't mean it's a 'waste' or doesn't belong in the game. I don't enjoy PvP at all, but I'm happy when a new bg or arena is added for those that do enjoy it.

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5 hours ago, tkioz said:

I'm going to assume you're being sarcastic, but I for one love the pet battle dungeons. They are a perfect example of low development content for a significant portion of the player base. They reuse existing art assets and only require scripting of the fights themselves.

Just because you don't like or enjoy certain content it doesn't mean it's a 'waste' or doesn't belong in the game. I don't enjoy PvP at all, but I'm happy when a new bg or arena is added for those that do enjoy it.

I completely agree with you. And look at all the other things they're adding in 8.2 too. This is just covering another part of it, and frankly, this looks pretty cool for anyone who likes pet battles. We gotta think about those folks too, as they are every bit as much part of the community as the PvE and PvP folks are.

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