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Blizzard revealed in the Shadowlands Developer Update their plans to add PvP vendors back to the game with changes to PvP currencies, as Conquest becomes a spendable currency in the new expansion.

In Shadowlands, Conquest points can be used to buy specific items from vendors in the new capital city of Oribos. On top of that, you will be able to upgrade gear using Conquest points, similar to how Benthic gear upgrades worked with Manapears in Patch 8.2 (Rise of Azshara).

More information about the new system will be available when we start datamining the first Alpha build.

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  • Also of note are some changes to PvP currencies—notably, Conquest is once again a spendable currency earned through Shadowlands Rated PvP. Players will be able to use Conquest points to purchase specific items of their choice from a vendor in the capital city of Oribos (in an easy-to-find location, naturally). Conquest can also be used to upgrade that gear further (similar to how Benthic gear worked with Manapearls in Rise of Azshara). We’ll have lots more information to share on the details of this system, as well as our broader endgame itemization plans, as the alpha rolls on and we reach max-level content.

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you know with all the hype that WoW Classic had and with what we know atm about Shadowlands it really seems like they are trying to make Shadowslands into Classic WoW 2.0

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11 hours ago, Borgoff33 said:

you know with all the hype that WoW Classic had and with what we know atm about Shadowlands it really seems like they are trying to make Shadowslands into Classic WoW 2.0

Not sure that's too bad a thing. We've had a lot of forward progress, picking up some of the things that were lost on the way seems appropriate at this stage.

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is there any information on bfa pvp vendors? specifically ones that take marks of honor

i know there are vendors in zandalar and boralus that whenever i checked on them had nothing for sale.

i spent the last few comp stomps farming marks of honor for pvp ensembles from old expacs and i want the sets from bfa as well for plate and mail plus some of the weapons.

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