For those of us who don't check the WoW website every day:
Seems like they've been making a lot of changes that we'll want to catch up on! :) They snuck in a bunch of changes to profession recipes I wasn't expecting; until suddenly I had the mats for a bunch of things I didn't before today.Heh.
Here's the stuff they changed today and yesterday. There've been changes the day before that, and the day before that, so folks may want to read through the link above.
Garrisons, Followers, and Outposts
[Still in testing.] Inn: Inn quests can now be completed on the spot without returning back to the Garrison.
[Still in testing.] Inn: The achievement, Stay Awhile and Listen now only requires the character to complete 10 of the 20 Inn quests (down from all 20).
Note: The following changes to Outposts will take effect with next week's scheduled maintenance.
Reduced the cost for changing Garrison Outpost buildings in Nagrand to 500 gold.
Reduced the cost for changing Garrison Outpost buildings in Gorgrond, Talador, and Spires of Arak to 5,000 gold.
Changing Garrison Outpost buildings should now grant access to the building-specific questline for that zone, including building-specific follower(s).
Additional information on changes to Outposts can be found in the forum thread titled: Upcoming Garrison Outpost Hotfixes.
It is now possible to continue to receive Level 95-99 missions even when all Followers are level 100.
PvP 4-piece set bonus for Blood Death Knights should no longer be incorrectly applied to other pets or guardians.
Starfall now deals 33% less damage in PvP combat.
[Still in testing.] Tier-16 set bonuses no longer work for level 100 Feral Druids.
PvP 2-piece set bonus for Balance Druids can now only trigger once every 15 seconds.
PvP 4-piece set bonus for Guardian Druids should no longer be incorrectly applied to other pets or guardians.
PvP 2-piece set bonus for Brewmaster and Windwalker Monks should now correctly reduce the Energy cost of Jab.
PvP 2-piece set bonus for Mistweaver Monks should no longer incorrectly apply its effect to both the casting Monk and target at the same time.
PvP 4-piece set bonus for Brewmaster Monks should no longer be incorrectly applied to other pets or guardians.
[Still in testing.] Tier-16 set bonuses no longer work for level 100 Holy Paladins.
PvP 2-piece set bonus for Retribution Paladins now reduces the duration of all incoming crowd control effects by 25% (down from 50%).
PvP 4-piece set bonus for Protection Paladins should no longer be incorrectly applied to other pets or guardians.
Silence (Discipline) now prevents the target from casting spells for 2 seconds (down from 5 seconds). There is no change to the ability for Shadow Priests.
[Still in testing.] Tier-16 set bonuses no longer work for level 100 Holy Priests.
Resolved an issue where Death from Above could sometimes incorrectly be granting multiple combo points in conjunction with Ruthlessness.
Ghost Wolf modified by Glyph of Ghostly Speed no longer provides a movement speed increase while indoors.
[Still in testing.] Lava Burst (Elemental, Restoration) now deals 33% more damage in PvP combat.
PvP 2-piece set bonus for Enhancement Shaman now reduces the duration of all incoming crowd control effects by 25% (down from 50%).
Nightfall should no longer fail to trigger if the most recent target of Corruption dies.
[Still in testing.] Chaos Bolt now deals 33% more damage in PvP combat.
Shield Slam modified by Glyph of Shield Slam now only dispels 1 magical effect while the Warrior is in Defensive Stance.
PvP 4-piece set bonus now generates 3 Rage for every 1% health lost (up from 1 Rage per 1%).
A Song of Frost and Fire: Players can no longer accept this quest if The Home of the Frostwolves is already in their quest log.
Winds of Change: Olin Umberhide should now return if he despawns for any reason.
Creatures and NPCs
Shadowspeaker Niir should now always be attackable.
Dungeons, Raids, and Scenarios
Brackenspore: Elements of the encounter should now still be visible from further away.
Twin Ogron: Pol's Arcane Ogron forms should now correctly use Arcane Charge based on the direction they're facing.
Imperator Mar'gok: Gorian Reavers now use their abilities more consistently, using Crush Armor every 6 seconds (instead of 5-8 seconds), and Kick to the Face every 20 seconds (instead of 15-30 seconds).
[Still in testing.] Imperator Mar'gok: Gorian Reavers now deal 15% less damage on all difficulty modes.
Core of Iron should now correctly only be available on Heroic difficulty.
Railmaster Rocketspark: Characters should no longer be taken out of stealth effects at the start of the encounter.
Upper Blackrock Spire
Ragewing the Untamed: Blackhand Doomcutter should no longer be incorrectly dropping for characters that use Strength in Personal loot mode.
Fangraal and Kronus no longer scales their health based the number of players they're fighting. Each faction guardian's health now scales based on the number of enemy players active at the time when they're summoned.
Based on player feedback, a number of adjustments have been made to Alchemy recipes. Combat potion recipes no longer requires Crescent Oil and meat/fish, and will require herbs instead. Flask recipes now use more herbs, increasing the number of herbs needed from one type of herb to two.
Draenic Agility Potion now requires 3 Fireweed and 1 Crystal Vial.
Draenic Armor Potion now requires 3 Frostweed and 1 Crystal Vial.
Draenic Channeled Mana Potion now requires 3 Starflower and 1 Crystal Vial.
Draenic Intellect Potion now requires 3 Talador Orchid and 1 Crystal Vial.
Draenic Mana Potion now requires 3 Gorgrond Flytrap and 1 Crystal Vial.
Draenic Strength Potion now requires 3 Nagrand Arrowbloom and 1 Crystal Vial.
Draenic Agility Flask now requires 4 Fireweed, 4 Starflower, and 1 Crystal Vial.
Draenic Intellect Flask now requires 4 Talador Orchid, 4 Starflower, and 1 Crystal Vial.
Draenic Stamina Flask now requires 4 Talador Orchid, 4 Nagrand Arrowbloom, and 1 Crystal Vial.
Draenic Strength Flask now requires 4 Gorgrond Flytrap, 4 Nagrand Arrowbloom, and 1 Crystal Vial.
Enchant Boots - Mastery now increases Mastery by 9 (down from 11).
[Still in testing.] Mark of Blackrock now triggers its effect more frequently, and can occur when the character is below 60% health (up from being below 50% health), and can also trigger from blocking an attack or absorbing damage.
[Still in testing.] Mark of the Shattered Hand now triggers its bleed effect less frequently.
Based on player feedback, a number of adjustments have been made to Jewelcrafting recipes. Tier 1 gem recipes now requires more ore and less herbs. Tier 2 gem recipes will no longer requires herbs and instead require a tier 1 gem.
Critical Strike Taladite now requires 10 True Iron Ore and 2 Fireweed.
Haste Taladite now requires 10 Blackrock Ore and 2 Frostweed.
Mastery Taladite take 10 True Iron Ore and 2 Starflower.
Multistrike Taladite take 10 Blackrock Ore and 2 Nagrand Arrowbloom.
Stamina Taladite now requires 10 True Iron Ore and 2 Talador Orchid.
Versatility Taladite now requires 10 Blackrock Ore and 2 Gorgrond Flytrap.
All Tier 2 gems now requires 50 Taladite Crystal, 10 Sorcerous Air, and one Tier 1 gem.
Resolved an issue where Druids that performed a Character Boost would be unable to learn the Incarnation talent until they have completed Tanaan Jungle.
Garrisons, Followers, and Outposts
Resolved a situation that could cause ore and mining carts in a player's Garrison to despawn.
Resolved an issue where players may sometimes not correctly accrue rested experience when entering their Garrisons.
Players defeating the final boss that pushes their invasion score to over 1000 should now correctly be able to receive credit for obtaining a gold rating.
Shooting Stars should no longer fail to trigger if the most recent target of Moonfire or Sunfire dies.
Resolved a number of additional situations that could cause Kill Shot (Beast Mastery, Marksmanship) to not correctly reset its cooldown.
Transcendence: Transfer should now continue to correctly reference new transfer locations after multiple uses.
Insanity's (Shadow) snare should now be correctly affected by abilities that remove or reduces the duration of snare effects.
Honor Among Thieves should no longer cause Rogues with the Anticipation talent to stand up after receiving a Critical heal.
Creatures and NPCs
Citizens of Dalaran! Raise your eyes to the skies and observe! Rhonin, Leader of the Kirin Tor, should now be reciting their spoken lines to characters within a much smaller radius in the streets of the city of Dalaran. Note that his text... his text are still worth reading and continue to still be visible to those within the city.
Rare creatures and NPCs are now immune to the Enslave Demon and Control Undead effect.
Goren Protector, Orc Ancestor, Ancient Ogre, and Ghostly Arakkoa should now correctly scale to level 100.
The world bosses Drov the Ruiner and Tarlna the Ageless in Gorgrond now share a single loot eligibility lockout.
Both Drov the Ruiner and Tarlna the Ageless should no longer be available at the same time.
Cordana Felsong should now be visible to characters that are at or above level 98.
May Tirta and James Lamone located in Zangarra can no longer be attacked by characters.
Spires of Arak
Solar Magnifier should no longer become untargetable if they are leashed while using the Excavation ability.
Gordawg no longer uses Tectonic Slam.
Dungeons, Raids, and Scenarios
Credit for defeating bosses on Raid Finder difficulty should no longer incorrectly have a daily reset instead of a weekly one.
Tectus: Motes of Tectus should now be properly tracked in the boss frames as intended.
Twin Ogron: Phemos' thrown weapons now persist for 16 seconds after Quake has finished casting.
Ko'ragh should no longer benefit from Critical Strike auras from players that are under the effects of Dominating Power.
Ko'ragh: Resolved an issue where players may be unable to use execute abilities against Ko'ragh when his health is low.
Bloodmaul Slag Mines
Slave Watcher Crushto: After being defeated, the miners should no longer be attackable, and no longer cause Croman to chase them out of range.
Nitrogg Thundertower should no longer be able to get thrown off the train and wind up being stuck in evade mode.
Added a second location for Iron Autocannon, Iron Limbcleaver, and Huge Crate of Weapons to the Grimrail Crash Site.
Bonus objectives in Ashran now have a daily reset timer.
Fortune Favors the Bold no longer provides a bonus to Honor Point gains.
Battlegrounds and Arenas
Healers leaving an Arena match should no longer sometimes cause Dampening to reset.
Resolved an additional number of situations where players could incorrectly obtain items that require Vol'jin's Spear or Wrynn's Vanguard to equip from a Rated Battleground or The Coliseum.
Healing effects from healing potions should no longer incorrectly be able to critically heal or Multistrike.
Raid buffs to Mastery no longer counts for food that provides a well fed buff to the highest secondary stat.
Personal Hologram's temporary hologram of yourself should now be easier to see.
Resolved an issue where dispelling Prayer of Mending was incorrectly only removing a single charge instead of the entire effect.