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Dragonflight 10.2.6 and SoD Hotfixes, April 16th

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We have a whole lot of Season of Discovery today, as the class tuning comes in, in addition to Nightmare Incursion, raid, World buff, item, drop chance changes and a lot more. Over on retail we just have the one fix, as the Grotto Netherwing Drake's Black Scales cosmetic should now be properly awarded to players.

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Season of Discovery

  • There are now Emerald Warden guard NPCs present near Nightmare Incursion questgivers and quartermasters.
  • The Atal’ai Mojo consumables are now Unique (2), allowing two to be carried and used.
  • There is now a 2.60 speed version of the off-hand weapon Serpent’s Striker, available from Zalgo the Explorer on Yojamba Isle in exchange for the 1.50 speed version of the item.
  • The drop rate of Nightmare Seeds in Sunken Temple has been increased by roughly 50%.
  • Sigil of Living Dreams no longer requires a Nightmare Seed.
  • Players should no longer occasionally gain no bonus blood when near Kha’damu and affected by Feast of Blood.
  • Players will now gain the Honorless Target effect whenever they enter or leave a Nightmare Incursion portal.
  • Rainbow Generator should now appear for troll, tauren, night elf, and all other races.
  • Grizzwerks Defense Industries has achieved record growth thanks to the efforts of adventurers across Azeroth, and Grizzby is now pleased to offer runes to heroes without requiring quests from them.
  • Druid
    • Starsurge no longer consumes Clearcasting procs from Omen of Clarity.
    • Skull Bash rune moved to the Hands slot (was the Leg slot).
    • Lacerate rune moved to the Leg slot (was Hands).
    • Lacerate threat increased substantially.
  • Hunter
    • Chimera Shot no longer refreshes Serpent Sting at 1 less damage per tick.
  • Mage
    • Impact can now be triggered by the damage from Molten Armor.
    • Deep Freeze will no longer deal damage to players who are temporarily Immune to stuns.
    • Deep Freeze can no longer be overwritten by an Impact stun, unless the new stun would be longer than the remaining duration on Deep Freeze.
      • Developers’ notes: Previously if you Deep Froze a target, and they were then hit with an Impact stun, you could accidentally overwrite a 5-second stun with a 2-second stun. Now you can’t overwrite it unless Deep Freeze is under 2 seconds.
    • Paladin
      • Light’s Grace rune moved to the Bracer slot (was Helm).
      • The mana return of Seal of Martyrdom has been increased significantly.
      • Eye for an Eye now works on damage-over-time crits.
    • Priest
      • Eye of the Void can no longer engage in melee combat.
      • Eye of the Void’s spells now all have a 35 yard range.
      • Surge of Light’s instant cast effect will no longer be consumed if Surge of Light was gained while casting Smite or Flash Heal.
      • Martyrdom now works to prevent pushback on Void Zone casts.
    • Rogue
      • Focused attacks now generates 3 additional energy (was 2).
    • Shaman
      • The Internal Cooldown for Overcharged has been increased to 3 seconds.
    • Warlock
      • Life tap now grants mana return to warlock pets.
      • Unstable Affliction’s damage has been increased by roughly 120%.
      • Warlocks with Metamorphosis active and the Master Demonologist talent will now gain increased threat generation when they summon an Imp or Felguard (was decreased threat generation).
    • Warrior
      • Victory Rush heal increased to 30% of the Warrior’s health (was 10%).

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