Mage Class Changes in Patch 9.1.5

Last updated on Nov 04, 2021 at 15:11 by Stan 4 comments

On this page, you will find a list of all Mage class changes introduced in Patch 9.1.5.


General Mage Changes

  • The following area-of-effect abilities are no longer maximum-target capped and now deal reduced damage beyond 5 targets: Glacial Fragments Icon Glacial Fragments ( Runecarving Power).
  • The following area-of-effect abilities are no longer maximum-target capped and instead deal reduced damage beyond 8 targets: Arcane Echo Icon Arcane Echo (Arcane), Frozen Orb Icon Frozen Orb (Frost).
  • Gift of the Lich Icon Gift of the Lich (Necrolord Conduit) effect increased by 100%.
  • Triune Ward Icon Triune Ward (Runecarving Power) now provides 35% barrier effectiveness in PvP combat (was 50%).
  • Fixed an issue where Mana Gem Icon Mana Gem could not be used in Rated Battlegrounds and Arenas.

Arcane Mage Changes

  • Arcane Power Icon Arcane Power can no longer be dispelled.

Fire Mage Changes

  • Fixed an issue where a Mage's Mastery: Ignite Icon Mastery: Ignite that was spread by Phoenix Flames Icon Phoenix Flames could hit a Rogue while under the effect of Cloak of Shadows Icon Cloak of Shadows.
  • Fixed an issue that caused Ring of Fire Icon Ring of Fire (PvP Talent) to sometimes fail to apply to targets running through the ring.

Frost Mage Changes

  • Mastery: Icicles Icon Mastery: Icicles damage increased by 12%.
  • Frostbolt Icon Frostbolt damage increased by 8%.
  • Flurry Icon Flurry damage increased by 10%.
  • Fixed an issue that was causing Frostbolt Icon Frostbolts from Deathborne Icon Deathborne (Necrolord ability) to incorrectly target enemies that were in breakable crowd-control.
  • Icy Veins Icon Icy Veins can no longer be dispelled.

More Patch 9.1.5 Class Changes

You can find other Patch 9.1.5 class changes linked below.



  • 04 Nov. 2021: Updated with latest hotfixes.
  • 28 Oct. 2021: Updated for Patch 9.1.5 release.
  • 07 Sep. 2021: Guide added.
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