Patch 8.2 Inscription Profession Changes

Last updated on Jun 24, 2019 at 13:18 by Damien 1 comment
General Information

In Patch 8.2, Inscription received new recipes from trainers in Nazjatar, the new Patch 8.2 zone. The Alliance trainer is Professor Okanu in Mezzamere and the Horde trainer is Narv in Newhome. The skill limit has also be raised to 175 (up from 150), and Milling now counts as a skill up between 0 and 25.

As we will see below, there are 4 new Inscription trinkets (BoE and item level 400), a new BoE item level 370 off-hand frill, new contracts, vantus runes, and glyphs. There is also a new ink: Maroon Ink Icon Maroon Ink, which you make using Maroon Pigment Icon Maroon Pigment, obtained from milling Zin'anthid Icon Zin'anthid, the new herb from Nazjatar (you can mass-mill it with Mass Mill Zin'anthid Icon Mass Mill Zin'anthid.

1. Overview of the New Inscription Items in Patch 8.2

Below, you will find a summary of all the new recipes for Inscription in Patch 8.2. Most of them require the new Patch 8.2 Ink: Maroon Ink Icon Maroon Ink, which you make using Maroon Pigment Icon Maroon Pigment, obtained from milling Zin'anthid Icon Zin'anthid, the new herb from Nazjatar.

Item Materials Description
Notorious Combatant's Etched Vessel Icon Notorious Combatant's Etched Vessel
Highborne Compendium of Swirling Tides Icon Highborne Compendium of Swirling Tides
Highborne Compendium of Sundering Icon Highborne Compendium of Sundering
Highborne Compendium of Storms Icon Highborne Compendium of Storms
Highborne Compendium of Mystical Bulwark Icon Highborne Compendium of Mystical Bulwark
Vantus Rune: The Eternal Palace Icon Vantus Rune: The Eternal Palace
Contract: Ankoan Icon Contract: Ankoan
  • Enter a contract with the Ankoan that allows you to gain reputation with them every time you complete a world quest on Kul Tiras and Zandalar.
  • See below for more information
Contract: Unshackled Icon Contract: Unshackled
  • Enter a contract with the Unshackled that allows you to gain reputation with them every time you complete a world quest on Kul Tiras and Zandalar.
  • See below for more information
Contract: Rustbolt Resistance Icon Contract: Rustbolt Resistance
  • Enter a contract with the Rustbolt Resistance that allows you to gain reputation with them every time you complete a world quest on Kul Tiras and Zandalar.
  • See below for more information
Glyph of the Dark Depths Icon Glyph of the Dark Depths
Glyph of Steaming Fury Icon Glyph of Steaming Fury
Glyph of the Cold Waves Icon Glyph of the Cold Waves
Maroon Ink Icon Maroon Ink
Mass Mill Zin'anthid Icon Mass Mill Zin'anthid

2. Notorious Combatant's Etched Vessel

Notorious Combatant's Etched Vessel Icon Notorious Combatant's Etched Vessel is a new Patch 8.2 BoE item level 400 off-hand frill. It is a direct upgrade over Patch 8.1's Sinister Combatant's Etched Vessel Icon Sinister Combatant's Etched Vessel. In the table below, you will find more information about the materials required and where/how to get rank upgrades.

Rank Effect Materials Source
  • Requires Battle for Azeroth Inscription (145)
  • Alliance Icon AllianceInstructor Okanu in Mezzamere, Nazjatar
  • Horde Icon HordeNarv in Newhome, Nazjatar

3. Highborne Compendium of Swirling Tides

Highborne Compendium of Swirling Tides Icon Highborne Compendium of Swirling Tides is a new Patch 8.2 healing trinket of item level 400. It causes your healing spells to have have a chance to grant an ally an absorption shield that absorbs up to 8,441 damage for 12 seconds. While the shield is active, the target'ss Primary Stat is increased by 350. In the table below, you will find more information about the materials required and where/how to get the recipe.

Recipe Materials Source
Highborne Compendium of Swirling Tides Icon Highborne Compendium of Swirling Tides
  • Requires Battle for Azeroth Inscription (160)
  • Alliance Icon AllianceInstructor Okanu in Mezzamere, Nazjatar
  • Horde Icon HordeNarv in Newhome, Nazjatar

4. Highborne Compendium of Sundering

Highborne Compendium of Sundering Icon Highborne Compendium of Sundering is a new Patch 8.2 physical DPS trinket with item level 400. It causes your attacks to have a chance to inflict Volcanic Pressure on the enemy, dealing 365 Fire damage every 2 seconds for 10 seconds. When Volcanic Pressure reaches 6 stacks it erupts, dealing 5,787 Fire damage to all nearby enemies. In the table below, you will find more information about the materials required and where/how to get the recipe.

Recipe Materials Source
Highborne Compendium of Sundering Icon Highborne Compendium of Sundering
  • Requires Battle for Azeroth Inscription (160)
  • Alliance Icon AllianceInstructor Okanu in Mezzamere, Nazjatar
  • Horde Icon HordeNarv in Newhome, Nazjatar

5. Highborne Compendium of Storms

Highborne Compendium of Storms Icon Highborne Compendium of Storms is a new Patch 8.2 caster DPS trinket with item level 400. It causes your spells to have a chance to conjure a typhoon that travels towards enemies dealing 3,602 Nature damage and grant you 64 Haste for 15 sec, up to 258 Haste. In the table below, you will find more information about the materials required and where/how to get the recipe.

Recipe Materials Source
Highborne Compendium of Storms Icon Highborne Compendium of Storms
  • Requires Battle for Azeroth Inscription (160)
  • Alliance Icon AllianceInstructor Okanu in Mezzamere, Nazjatar
  • Horde Icon HordeNarv in Newhome, Nazjatar

6. Highborne Compendium of Mystical Bulwark

Highborne Compendium of Mystical Bulwark Icon Highborne Compendium of Mystical Bulwark is a new Patch 8.2 tanking trinket with item level 400. It causes you to have a chance to heal for 4,457 health and gain 334 Armor for 10 seconds (when you take damage), stacking up to 1,336 Armor. In the table below, you will find more information about the materials required and where/how to get the recipe.

Recipe Materials Source
Highborne Compendium of Mystical Bulwark Icon Highborne Compendium of Mystical Bulwark
  • Requires Battle for Azeroth Inscription (160)
  • Alliance Icon AllianceInstructor Okanu in Mezzamere, Nazjatar
  • Horde Icon HordeNarv in Newhome, Nazjatar

7. Vantus Rune: The Eternal Palace

Vantus Rune: The Eternal Palace Icon Vantus Rune: The Eternal Palace is the new Patch 8.2 vantus rune, to be used in the Eternal Palace raid. In the table below, you will find more information about the materials required and where/how to get rank upgrades.

Rank Effect Materials Source

8. Contract: Ankoan

Contract: Ankoan Icon Contract: Ankoan is a new Patch 8.2 contract, which allows you to increase your reputation gains with the Waveblade Ankoan, the Alliance Icon Alliance faction of Nazjatar. In the table below, you will find more information about the materials required and where/how to get rank upgrades.

Recipe Materials Source
Contract: Ankoan Icon Contract: Ankoan
  • Requires Battle for Azeroth Inscription (160)
  • Bought for 1,400 Gold from Speaker Utia in Mezzamere; requires revered reputation with the Waveblade Ankoan

9. Contract: Unshackled

Contract: Unshackled Icon Contract: Unshackled is a new Patch 8.2 contract, which allows you to increase your reputation gains with the Unshackled the Horde Icon Horde faction of Nazjatar. In the table below, you will find more information about the materials required and where/how to get rank upgrades.

Recipe Materials Source
Craft a Contract: The Unshackled.
  • Requires Battle for Azeroth Inscription (160)
  • Bought for 1,400 Gold from Atolia Seapearl in Newhome; requires revered reputation with the Unshackled

10. Contract: Rustbolt Resistance

Contract: Rustbolt Resistance Icon Contract: Rustbolt Resistance is a new Patch 8.2 contract, which allows you to increase your reputation gains with the Rustbolt Resistance the neutral faction of Mechagon. In the table below, you will find more information about the materials required and where/how to get rank upgrades.

Recipe Materials Source
Contract: Rustbolt Resistance Icon Contract: Rustbolt Resistance
  • Requires Battle for Azeroth Inscription (160)
  • Bought for 1,400 Gold from Stolen Royal Vendorbot in Rustbolt; requires revered reputation with the Rustbolt Resistance

11. Glyph of the Dark Depths

Glyph of the Dark Depths Icon Glyph of the Dark Depths is a new Patch 8.2 glyph that replaces the Water Elemental of Mages by a darker Depths Elemental. In the table below, you will find more information about the materials required and where/how to get the recipe.

Recipe Materials Source
Glyph of the Dark Depths Icon Glyph of the Dark Depths

12. Glyph of Steaming Fury

Glyph of Steaming Fury Icon Glyph of Steaming Fury is a new Patch 8.2 glyph that replaces the Water Elemental of Mages by a Steaming Elemental. In the table below, you will find more information about the materials required and where/how to get the recipe.

Recipe Materials Source
Glyph of Steaming Fury Icon Glyph of Steaming Fury
  • Requires Battle for Azeroth Inscription (150)
  • Zone drop in Nazjatar

13. Glyph of the Cold Waves

Glyph of the Cold Waves Icon Glyph of the Cold Waves is a new Patch 8.2 glyph that replaces the Water Elemental of Mages by a Cresting Wave Elemental. In the table below, you will find more information about the materials required and where/how to get the recipe.

Recipe Materials Source
Glyph of the Cold Waves Icon Glyph of the Cold Waves

14. Zin'anthid

Mass Mill Zin'anthid Icon Mass Mill Zin'anthid is the new Patch 8.2 mass-mill spell, which allows you to mill 20 Zin'anthid Icon Zin'anthid at once. In the table below, you will find more information about the materials required and where/how to get the recipe.

Recipe Materials Source
Mass Mill Zin'anthid Icon Mass Mill Zin'anthid
  • Requires Battle for Azeroth Inscription (165)
  • Alliance Icon AllianceInstructor Okanu in Mezzamere, Nazjatar
  • Horde Icon HordeNarv in Newhome, Nazjatar

15. Maroon Ink

Maroon Ink Icon Maroon Ink is the new Patch 8.2 Ink, which is obtain from Maroon Pigment Icon Maroon Pigment, itself obtain from milling Zin'anthid Icon Zin'anthid, the new herb from Nazjatar. In the table below, you will find more information about the materials required and where/how to get the recipe.

Recipe Materials Source
Maroon Ink Icon Maroon Ink
  • Requires Battle for Azeroth Inscription (145)
  • Alliance Icon AllianceInstructor Okanu in Mezzamere, Nazjatar
  • Horde Icon HordeNarv in Newhome, Nazjatar

16. Changelog

  • 24 Jun. 2019: Guide added.
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