Shadowlands PvP Season 1 Hub: PvP Vendors, How to Upgrade PvP Gear, and Rewards

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Shadowlands heralds the return of PvP vendors. In this guide, we detail the items they sell, where to find them in Oribos, how to upgrade your PvP gear, how loot from the Great Vault works, and the Gladiator mount that awaits you in Shadowlands PvP Season 1.

1.

PvP Season 1 Start

Shadowlands PvP Season 1 starts December 8, 2020.

2.

PvP Vendors

PvP vendors have returned for Shadowlands and you can find them in Oribos, at 36, 57.

  • Purveyor Zo'kuul sells Rank 1 (Item Level 158) Conquest Icon Honor PvP gear.
  • Zo'sorg sells Unranked (Item Level 200) Conquest PvP gear
  • Aggressor Zo'dash can upgrade your PvP gear (up to Rank 7) for Conquest Icon Honor.
  • Strategist Zo'rak offers 2 quests that you can complete each week:
2.1.

Honor PvP Gear

Starts at Rank 1 (Item Level 158) and the item cost depends on the slot.

  • Amulets/Back/Wrist/Rings cost 525 Conquest Icon Honor;
  • Shoulders/Hands/Waist/Feet cost 700 Conquest Icon Honor;
  • Head/Chest/Legs/One-Hand Weapons cost 875 Conquest Icon Honor;
  • Trinkets cost 525 and 700 Conquest Icon Honor;
  • Two-Hand Weapons cost 1,750 Conquest Icon Honor.
2.2.

Upgrading Honor PvP Gear

PvP gear starts at Rank 1 (Item Level 158) and can be upgraded up to Rank 7 (Item Level 197) with Conquest Icon Honor.

The upper limit of this kind of upgrade is determined by your Renown level, and players can hold a maximum of 15,000 Conquest Icon Honor.

  • Renown Level 7 is required to upgrade Unrated PvP equipment to Rank 5.
  • Renown Level 22 is required to upgrade Unrated PvP equipement to Rank 7.

Talk to Aggressor Zo'dash and drag an item to the window to upgrade it. There, you will see stats of the next rank and the upgrade cost.

2.3.

Honor PvP Gear Upgrade Costs

The amount of Conquest Icon Honor required to upgrade PvP items increases with ranks. The cost also depends on the armor slot of the upgraded item.

  • Head, Chest, Leg Slots and One-Hand Weapons
    • Rank 2 Upgrade adds +6 Item Levels (164) and costs 500 Conquest Icon Honor Points.
    • Rank 3 Upgrade adds +7 Item Levels (171) and costs 625 Conquest Icon Honor Points.
    • Rank 4 Upgrade adds +6 Item Levels (177) and costs 1,000 Conquest Icon Honor Points.
    • Rank 5 Upgrade adds +6 Item Levels (183) and costs 1,250 Conquest Icon Honor Points.
    • Rank 6 Upgrade adds +7 Item Levels (190) and costs 1,375 Conquest Icon Honor Points and the item's quality changes from Rare to Epic.
    • Rank 7 Upgrade adds +7 Item Levels (197) and costs 1,500 Conquest Icon Honor Points.
  • Amulets, Rings, Trinkets, Cloak, Wrists
    • Rank 2 Upgrade adds +6 Item Levels (164) and costs 300 Conquest Icon Honor Points.
    • Rank 3 Upgrade adds +7 Item Levels (171) and costs 375 Conquest Icon Honor Points.
    • Rank 4 Upgrade adds +6 Item Levels (177) and costs 600 Conquest Icon Honor Points.
    • Rank 5 Upgrade adds +6 Item Levels (183) and costs 750 Conquest Icon Honor Points.
    • Rank 6 Upgrade adds +7 Item Levels (190) and costs 825 Conquest Icon Honor Points and changes the item's quality from Rare to Epic.
    • Rank 7 Upgrade adds +7 Item Levels (197) and costs 900 Conquest Icon Honor Points.
  • Shoulders/Hands/Waist/Feet
    • Rank 2 Upgrade adds +6 Item Levels (164) and costs 400 Conquest Icon Honor Points.
    • Rank 3 Upgrade adds +7 Item Levels (171) and costs 500 Conquest Icon Honor Points.
    • Rank 4 Upgrade adds +6 Item Levels (177) and costs 800 Conquest Icon Honor Points.
    • Rank 5 Upgrade adds +6 Item Levels (183) and costs 1,000 Conquest Icon Honor Points.
    • Rank 6 Upgrade adds +7 Item Levels (190) and costs 1,100 Conquest Icon Honor Points and changes the item's quality from Rare to Epic.
    • Rank 7 Upgrade adds +7 Item Levels (197) and costs 1,200 Conquest Icon Honor Points.
  • Two-Hand Weapons
    • Rank 2 Upgrade adds +6 Item Levels (164) and costs 1,000 Conquest Icon Honor Points.
    • Rank 3 Upgrade adds +7 Item Levels (171) and costs 1,250 Conquest Icon Honor Points.
    • Rank 4 Upgrade adds +6 Item Levels (177) and costs 2,000 Conquest Icon Honor Points.
    • Rank 5 Upgrade adds +6 Item Levels (183) and costs 2.500 Conquest Icon Honor Points.
    • Rank 6 Upgrade adds +7 Item Levels (190) and costs 2,750 Conquest Icon Honor Points and changes the item's quality from Rare to Epic.
    • Rank 7 Upgrade adds +7 Item Levels (197) and costs 3,000 Conquest Icon Honor Points.
  • Off Hand Items
    • Rank 2 Upgrade adds +6 Item Levels (164) and costs 250 Conquest Icon Honor Points.
    • Rank 3 Upgrade adds +7 Item Levels (171) and costs 300 Conquest Icon Honor Points.
    • Rank 4 Upgrade adds +6 Item Levels (177) and costs 500 Conquest Icon Honor Points.
    • Rank 5 Upgrade adds +6 Item Levels (183) and costs 625 Conquest Icon Honor Points.
    • Rank 6 Upgrade adds +7 Item Levels (190) and costs 700 Conquest Icon Honor Points and changes the item's quality from Rare to Epic.
    • Rank 7 Upgrade adds +7 Item Levels (197) and costs 750 Conquest Icon Honor Points.
2.4.

Conquest PvP Gear

There is a cap on how much Conquest Icon Conquest can be earned during a season. The cap increases by 550 each week. This means that during week 1, the cap is 550. During week 2, the cap is 1,100.

  • If you earn 550 Conquest Icon Conquest during week 1, you will then be able to earn 550 Conquest during week 2.
  • If you earn no Conquest Icon Conquest during week 1, you will then be able to earn 1,100 during week 2.
  • If you earn 400 Conquest Icon Conquest during week 1, you should be able to earn 700 Conquest during week 2.

Unranked Conquest Icon Conquest gear starts at Item Level 200 and item costs depend on the item slot.

  • Amulets/Back/Wrist/Rings cost 1,200 Conquest Icon Conquest;
  • Shoulders/Hands/Waist/Feet cost 1,600 Conquest Icon Conquest;
  • Head/Chest/Legs/One-Hand Weapons cost 2,000 Conquest Icon Conquest;
  • Trinkets cost 1,200 and 1,600 Conquest Icon Conquest;
  • Two-Hand Weapons cost 4,000 Conquest Icon Conquest.
2.5.

Upgrading Conquest PvP Gear

Conquest Icon Conquest gear starts at Rank 1 (Item Level 200) and can be upgraded all the way to Rank 7 (Item Level 229) with Conquest Icon Honor. We currently do not know the exact upgrade costs, and this section will be soon updated with more information as they become available.

2.6.

Upgrading Conquest PvP Gear

The upper limit upgrade is determined by your current highest rating bracket in Arenas or Rated Battlegrounds:

  • Unranked — Item Level 200;
  • Combatant — Item Level 207;
  • Challenger — Item Level 213;
  • Rival — Item Level 220;
  • Duelist — Item Level 226.

Conduits appear at higher rank on the vendor automatically when your rating increases.

3.

PvP Rewards

If you complete the Sinful Gladiator: Shadowlands Season 1 Icon Sinful Gladiator: Shadowlands Season 1 achievement and become Gladiator in Shadowlands PvP Season 1, you will receive the Sinful Gladiator's Soul Eater Icon Sinful Gladiator's Soul Eater mount. Gladiator mounts have become account-wide in the pre-patch.

4.

Battle for Azeroth PvP Sets

Do not forget that you can now purchase Battle for Azeroth PvP set appearances and weapon sets for Mark of Honor Icon Mark of Honor. Alliance players must seek out Marshal Gabriel in Boralus (56, 26). Horde players must talk to Xander Silberman located at the Mugambala (52, 58) in Zuldazar.

5.

Changelog

  • 22 Jan. 2021: Unranked Conquest gear starts at Item Level 200.
  • 08 Dec. 2020: Updated with more information on Conquest cap.
  • 06 Dec. 2020: Updated with weapon upgrade costs and Renown gating.
  • 27 Nov. 2020: Fixed typo.
  • 26 Nov. 2020: Updated with BfA set appearances.
  • 25 Nov. 2020: Page added.
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