Mage Class Changes for Shadowlands (Patch 9.0.1)

Last updated on May 25, 2020 at 13:39 by Stan 1 comment

On this page, you will find a list of all Mage changes coming in Shadowlands.

1.

General Changes

2.

Arcane Mage

2.1.

Arcane Mage Talent Changes

  • Clearcasting Icon Clearcasting gained an additional stack;
  • Mastery: Savant Icon Mastery: Savant extends its damage-increasing properties to all spells;
  • Touch of the Magi Icon Touch of the Magi is now a baseline Arcane ability (was a Level 45 talent);
  • Enlightened is a new Level 45 talent that rewards Mana management.
2.2.

Arcane Mage Talent Tree

Below is the current talent tree for Arcane Mages, as of Shadowlands Alpha 9.0.1 Build 34490.

2.3.

Arcane Mage PvP Talent Changes

3.

Fire Mage

  • Mastery: Ignite Icon Mastery: Ignite has been redesigned. Fire Blast Icon Fire Blast now serves as the catalyst. When used against an enemy who is Ignited, it spreads to up to eight enemies close to your target;
3.1.

Fire Mage Talent Changes

  • Blast Wave Icon Blast Wave (Level 25 talent) damage increased by 2.25% and the ability now reduces movement speed for 6 sec (was 4 sec);
  • Kindling Icon Kindling (Level 50 talent) cooldown reduction increased by 1.5 sec (was 1 sec);
  • Pyroclasm Icon Pyroclasm (Level 50 talent) bonus damage increased by 15%.
3.2.

Fire Mage Talent Tree

Below is the current talent tree for Fire Mages, as of Shadowlands Alpha 9.0.1 Build 34490.

4.

Frost Mage

  • Winter's Chill Icon Winter's Chill has been reworked and now causes Frost Mages' next two spells to treat the target as frozen, a debuff that increases the critical hit chance from the Frost Mage.
4.1.

Frost Mage Talent Changes

No changes to the Frost Mage talent tree have been made yet, besides what we already mentioned in the general section of this page.

4.2.

Frost Mage Talent Tree

Below is the current talent tree for Frost Mages, as of Shadowlands Alpha 9.0.1 Build 34490.

5.

More Patch 9.0.1 Class Changes

You can find other Patch 9.0.1 class changes linked below.

6.

Changelog

  • 25 May 2020: Reviewed for Alpha Build 34490
  • 15 May 2020: Reviewed for Alpha Build 34365.
  • 08 May 2020: Reviewed for Alpha Build 34278.
  • 30 Apr. 2020: Reviewed for Alpha Build 34199.
  • 28 Apr. 2020: Updated for Alpha Build 34137.
  • 21 Apr. 2020: Page added.
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