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Blizzard have announced the permanent return of the Mage Tower on March 29th! 

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When first introduced in Legion, the Mage Tower challenged players to conquer unique solo class-specific encounters. Now the Tower is open once again, bringing back the excitement with all-new rewards to obtain, and a chance to prove your tenacity. Are you a master of your class? It's time to put your knowledge and skill to the test once more!

UPDATE: When we originally developed the Legion Timewalking Bonus Event, we were looking for other fun features from Legion we could add to it. Timeworn Keystones were part of that, and the Mage Tower as well.

Having heard feedback and seen how it has played out, we agree that a personal skill challenge being available only for a short window of time every few months isn't in the spirit of these types of events. As such, starting on the week of March 29, the Mage Tower will be accessible at any time, no longer tied to the Legion Timewalking Bonus Event.

Gaining Access to the Mage Tower

Travel to the Broken Isles and reach the Broken Shore from Dalaran. There, at Deliverance Point, you'll be able to enter the tower and engage in a challenge meant to test your skills. There are seven encounters available, and your specialization will determine which challenge you'll face. The challenges are:


Keep in mind that you will not be able to benefit from Legendary items or any other expansion-specific benefits like Covenant abilities when taking on these challenges, so plan accordingly!

Mage Tower Rewards

Upon defeating one of the seven challenges with any class, you'll earn a Legion-themed transmogrification set to celebrate your accomplishment, as well as the achievement "A Towering Success".

Guardian Druids can earn an additional reward: the Druid Fel Werebear Form, inspired by the original Mage Tower reward.


Completing all seven challenges will earn you the "A Tour of Towers" achievement, as well as the wondrous Soaring Spelltome mount. Knowledge is power, after all, and the Mage Tower does its fair share of knowledge testing. Master it and display this towering accomplishment.


Ready to take on the trials of the past? Theres no time to waste, hero. Adventure calls . . . .

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It would be great to see them actually expand on this feature and add new bosses and challenges (with new rewards) over time. You could add one new encounter to it each patch and it wouldn't take a ton of resources to do.

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4 hours ago, Dejo93 said:

Hope they nerf Kruul. It isn't a challenge, it's overtuned RNG garbage

They all are

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So Mage Tower rewards only being available for a limited time is a no-no but every other limited time reward, it's fine they are limited?  Why not bring back ahead of the curve titles and other rewards that were limited time only like the Mage Tower was suppose to be?

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13 minutes ago, Calorat said:

So Mage Tower rewards only being available for a limited time is a no-no but every other limited time reward, it's fine they are limited?  Why not bring back ahead of the curve titles and other rewards that were limited time only like the Mage Tower was suppose to be?

I dont get the argument here. The mage tower would have gone and go with Legion Timewalking anyhow... if anything it's smart for them have it a permanent thing for players to get the rewards from it. Besides, the original Tower rewards aren't even given out anyhow, so people who did so the challenges back in Legion have something to show off.

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7 hours ago, Calorat said:

So Mage Tower rewards only being available for a limited time is a no-no but every other limited time reward, it's fine they are limited?  Why not bring back ahead of the curve titles and other rewards that were limited time only like the Mage Tower was suppose to be?

The original rewards are long gone, the only slight exception being the druid form for bears. 

If you're going to moan for the sake of moaning, at least moan about something properly.

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