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A First Look at the Thundering (Dragonflight Season 1 Affix)

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Thundering Thundering is now available for testing on the Dragonflight Beta, and here are some videos that showcase the new affix in its full glory!

What Does the Affix Do?

Quaking Quaking's cousin causes players to get caught in storms and discharge energy that damages and stuns nearby allies.

Thundering Thundering - While in combat, players are periodically caught in Raszageth's unending storm. As the storm passes, players discharge excess energy that can damage and stun allies.

Spells related to the affix:

  • Lightning Strike Lightning Strike // Lightning Strike Lightning Strike - Inflicts 25 Nature damage to players standing in the area and stuns them for 1.5 sec.
  • Thundering Orb Thundering Orb - Players that come into contact with a Thundering Orb suffer 25 Nature damage and are stunned for 1 sec.
  • Thundering Thundering - Raszageth charges all players, after 0 sec, the charge fulminates, inflicting 45 Nature damage to allies within 3 yards and releasing a wave of Thundering Orbs.

The current iteration of the affix is a bit rough on the Beta. Here we have some footage of the affix from the community.

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A bug on Beta caused Thundering to proc and cause wipes even before a Mythic Dungeon started.

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Feels like every affix is designed to screw over melee players, as if being melee wasn't enough.

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Was about to say the same thing, this is trivial to casters but deadly to melee and tank.    At best it's a "get back and lose dps time" thing.

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12 hours ago, Migol said:

At best it's a "get back and lose dps time" thing.

Exactly

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