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Upcoming Patch 9.1 Class Tuning: July 13th

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Blizzard have just announced a round of class tuning for next week's reset! These aren't final and might change before their implementation.

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With Season 2 now underway and Mythic Difficulty Sanctum of Domination opening with scheduled maintenance next week, we’re working on a tuning pass for a few Classes.

As always, these are subject to further change before they go live, and we’ll have the final adjustments in our hotfixes update next week.

Hunter

Mage

Priest

Warlock

  • Affliction
    • Damage of all spells increased by 5%.

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Buffing fire mage...srsly? 

Luckily, Fireball and Fire Blast aren't really a big part of their damage, I think?  Fireball is just so they don't get bored between combustions and Fire Blast is just there to proc Pom Pyros.  The only real buff here is the pyro +5% one.

If this is another "everyone is just here to support fire mages" patch, I'll be so disappointed.

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15 hours ago, thurk said:

Buffing fire mage...srsly? 

Luckily, Fireball and Fire Blast aren't really a big part of their damage, I think?  Fireball is just so they don't get bored between combustions and Fire Blast is just there to proc Pom Pyros.  The only real buff here is the pyro +5% one.

If this is another "everyone is just here to support fire mages" patch, I'll be so disappointed.

Those buffs will be to lift their sustained damage profile a bit, it's pretty crap outside of combust lol.

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