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Eternal Palace Day 18: Method Multi-PoV Vid, 3 More Kills

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The race is significantly slowing down, as you'd expect, as guilds are taking longer and longer to get Azshara down, even with additional fixes coming in. The big news from yesterday was Method's official multi-PoV Azshara kill video release, as well as three more guilds downing the Queen, with the Asia guilds dominating the top 6.

First off let's get to the Queen Azshara Mythic World First kill video by Method:

Then it's on to the current top 6, as we had two additional Asia guild kills, and again not in the order we were expecting. AFK R took home 4th place on the Korean servers while initial front-runners JTH only managed a 5th spot, while Crucible of Storms champions Pieces came in 6th and took the EU 2nd. And so we have 3 Asia guilds, 2 EU and 1 US crossing the finish line in the Eternal Palace so far, with several additional changes/fixes/nerfs coming to Queen Azshara since Method, Limit and Alpha took her down:

Blizzard LogoAzshara Hotfixes

  • Fixed an issue where Charged Spear IconCharged Spear could target victims of Devotion or Army of Azshara in all difficulties.
  • Fixed an issue that caused Queen Azshara to rapidly change which way she faced in Mythic difficulty.
  • Fixed an issue that removed a player’s ability to initiate a Controlled Release if they spammed their Extra Action Button just as the Titan Console Overloaded during the Queen Azshara encounter. 

We're getting close to that top 10 and to the 3rd reset/4th week of the race but as the pace has slowed down, it'll be interesting to see not only which guilds push through to the end but also how quickly they can do it. Will we even see another kill this reset?

The Eternal Palace race has truly been something special, with almost 2 full weeks of something interesting happening every single day. I can honestly say it's been one of the more engaging and dynamic races so far, with some very serious contenders to the World First throne coming out. With the dual race event streams and constant progress reports it was quite the story, and if you haven't been following it from the start, you can always check out all of our daily summaries to get a better idea of the crazyness that was this raid.


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Opening up Mythic EP is going to take forever. Sincerely hoping they remove that requirement next expansion, or at least the 100 guilds from Alliance/Horde.

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4 hours ago, ThomasC said:

Opening up Mythic EP is going to take forever. Sincerely hoping they remove that requirement next expansion, or at least the 100 guilds from Alliance/Horde.

I agree, a lot of people are still stuck on the 4th raid boss Lady Ashvane rofl...

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