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Patch 8.2.5 Hotfixes: November 7th

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It seems the anniversary brought a lot of issues as we have another set of hotfixes addressing the event's problems! The big one today features Alterac Valley and fixes the problem with Alliance reaching Korrak in time as he now spawns 2 minutes after a match starts, and we also get his health buffed so he can survive a bit longer. We then have more anniversary concerns, with some scaling issues fixed for low level players in AV, players without BfA can queue for the event battleground, the AV achievement bug has been fixed and we get some Memories of Azeroth raid tuning!

Blizzard LogoNovember 7 (source)


WoW’s 15th Anniversary

  • Korrak’s Revenge
    • Korrak the Bloodrager
      • Korrak now spawns 2 minutes after the start of the match.
      • Increased Korrak's health by 60%.
        • Developers’ note: By delaying the spawn timer of Korrak the Bloodrager and increasing his health, both the Horde and Alliance will have time to reach Snowfall and battle over his loot.
  • Players level 10 through 60 now have their items appropriately scaled while participating in Korrak's Revenge.
  • Fixed a bug where some players weren't awarded achievement credit for Alterac Valley of Olde Alterac Valley of Olde while within the Hall of the Stormpike area.
  • Fixed an issue that prevented players who do not have the Battle for Azeroth expansion activated on their account from queueing for Korrak's Revenge.
  • Memories of Azeroth
    • Resolved an issue where Heigan the Unclean's health was notably low.
    • Ragnaros should more reliably cast Molten Seeds and Engulfing Flames.

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