World of Warcraft, 01.04.2017

Hotfixes March 28-31

Blizzard has rolled out a long list of Hotfixes the past days, to fix major flaws of Patch 7.2. Here is a list of all the fixes since launch.

Hotfixes March 31

Brawlers Guild

  • The Stranglethorn Streak Brawl is unavailable.

Broken Shore

  • The message sent when a Sentinax boss appears should now play a loud warning sound.
  • The Sentinax should now send a message when it has finished recharging and is ready to respond to beacons again.
  • Rare elite enemies now drop significantly more Nethershards.
  • Creatures summoned below the Sentinax now drop significantly more Nethershards.
  • A number of unintended sources of Nethershards no longer drop Nethershards.

Classes

  • Demon Hunter
    • Fiery Brand should now be applied to the correct target when cast using an @focus macro.
  • Druid
    • Glyph of Twilight Bloom and Autumnal Bloom should again modify your Lifebloom spell.
    • Stellar Empowerment no longer buffs the initial damage of Moonfire and Sunfire.
    • Wax and Wane now increases the damage of your next Moonfire by 25% per stack (was 15%).
  • Hunter
    • Echo of Ohn’ara’s proc chance increased to 20% (was 10%).
    • Talon Bonds can proc Mastery: Hunting Companion.
  • Paladin
    • Blessed Stalwart now increases Shield of the Righteous’s effects by 8% (was 25%).
  • Priest
    • Fixed a bug that caused Cosmic Ripple to incorrectly cost mana.

Dungeons and Raids

  • Corrected an issue that was preventing the Ahead of the Curve and Cutting Edge achievements for Gul’dan from being properly awarded.
  • Artifact Power rewards will now correctly scale for Mythic Keystone levels 11 through 14.

Player Versus Player

  • Dampening now starts at a 20% healing reduction in 2v2 matches.
  • Combatant’s gear now starts at item level 840 and goes up to item level 860 (before Warforging), based on your character’s average item level.
  • Druid
    • Overrun’s range has returned to a minimum of 8 yards and maximum of 25 yards.
  • Hunter
    • Trueshot aura will continue to countdown correctly when the Hunter is under the effect of Cyclone.
  • Paladin
    • Flash of Light now heals for 35% more in PvP situations.
    • Holy Light now heals for 50% more in PvP situations.
    • Light’s Grace now increases the healing of Holy Light by 50% (was 100%).
  • Priest
    • Holy Ward will now cause the target to be immune to Scatter Shot.
  • Shaman
    • Ethereal Form can now be cast in Arenas and Battlegrounds.
    • Restoration PvP Template Mastery has been increased by 10%.

Quests

  • Eyir has returned from a critically important meeting with Odyn and is once again available in her vault for the worthy.

Hotfixes March 30

Broken Shore

  • Hidden Wyrmtongue Caches can now be used by 5 players within 15 seconds of the first player looting them.
  • Hidden Wyrmtongue Caches should now appear on the minimap.
  • Rare elite corpses should now linger for 30 seconds longer after being looted to help prevent them from disappearing from the map.
  • Increased the Nethershard rewards from the Sentinax Lieutenants.
  • Beacons that reward gathering materials can now be used while the Sentinax is on cooldown.
  • The message sent when a Sentinax boss appears should now play a loud warning sound.
  • The Sentinax should now send a message when it has finished recharging and is ready to respond to beacons again.
  • The Eye of Gurgh has received additional training in the art of fighting adventurers.
  • On PvP realms, Deliverance Point should now have a rest area.
  • Rare Elite commanders on Broken Shore are rumored to now drop more loot.

Classes

  • Druid
    • Glyph of Twilight Bloom and Autumnal Bloom should again modify your Lifebloom spell.
  • Mage
    • The cooldown for Displacement is now correctly reduced by Everywhere At Once.

Class Hall

  • Matilda Skoptidottir inside the Warrior Order Hall should once more be visible to players who just finished research.

Dungeons and Raids

  • The dungeon quest “Return to Karazhan: The Tower of Power” is now completable in Mythic Keystone difficulty, in addition to all other difficulties.

Player Versus Player

  • Focused Assault and Brutal Assault are now being applied to flag carriers.
  • Druid
    • Frenzied Regeneration now heals 25% of incoming player damage in the last 5 seconds, (was 50%) for all specs except Guardian.
  • Monk
    • Ancient Mistweaver Arts no longer allows Soothing Mist to continue to heal while the player is stunned, silenced, disoriented, or otherwise interrupted.

Professions

  • Archaeology
    • Surveying in elite digsites with Luron now gives credit towards “Surveying Student”.

Hotfixes March 29

Broken Shore

  • The number of Legionfall War Supplies required to complete construction of the Broken Shore buildings has been significantly reduced.
  • Broken Shore rare spawn creatures that get markers on your map and minimap should remain marked for you after they’ve been slain.

Classes

  • Death Knight
    • Howling Blast will now correctly deal its area damage if it kills the primary target.
    • Runic Chills reduces Sindragosa’s Fury cooldown by 1 second per proc (was 3 seconds).
    • Thronebreaker damage reduced by 50%.
  • Druid
    • Wax and Wane bonus 15% (from 5%).
    • Wax and Wane affects Sunfire in addition to Moonfire (tooltip won’t be clear about this in 7.2).
  • Hunter
    • Unerring Arrows bonus is now 4% per point (was 10% per point).
  • Mage
    • Aegwynn’s Intensity trait adds the correct amount of critical strike % to Arcane Missiles.
  • Monk
    • Split Personality cooldown reduction increased to 5 seconds per rank (was 3 seconds per rank).
    • Whispers  of Shaohao’s heal radius is now set to 30 yards from the respective Mist.
  • Paladin
    • Righteous Verdict bonus increased to 8% per point (was 5% per point).
  • Priest
    • Shadowfiend modified by Glyph of the Sha is now properly affected by the Artifact Trait Fiending Dark.
  • Rogue
    • Sinister Circulation now has a 0.5 second proc cooldown.
  • Warlock
    • Rend Souls proc rate is now 4% (was 12%).
    • Rend Souls damage is no longer doubled by Reap Souls, but its proc rate still is.
  • Warrior
    • Soul of the Slaughter Artifact Trait proc chance increased to 1.0%/Rage (was 0.5%) and healing increased by 50%.

Class Hall

  • Active Artifact Knowledge work orders will instantly complete when a player zones into the order hall if that player has 25 or less total Artifact Knowledge.

Dungeons and Raids

  • Cathedral of Eternal Night
    • Group Finder groups should now properly end the dungeon with Mephistroth.
  • The Nighthold
    • High Botanist Tel’arn
      • Solarist Tel’arn and Naturalist Tel’arn now properly mirror High Botanist Telarn’s current health when they spawn after Nightosis and all throughout the fight.
    • Spellblade Aluriel
      • Fel Stomp (Mythic difficulty-only) once again properly displays its visual.

Items

  • Distilled Titan Essence will now reliably upgrade Legion Legendary items from 910 to 940.

Professions

  • An appropriate amount of Obliterum is now given from obliterating crafted items.

Quests

  • Players are no longer prevented from entering the Vault of Eyir if “The Gates Are Closed” is available.

Hotfixes March 28

Creatures

  • Skittering Demons and Sister Silkreaver should no longer randomly evade.

Dungeons and Raids

  • The Nighthold
    • The Achievement Ahead of the Curve: Gul’dan can once again be earned. It will be available until Tomb of Sargeras opens.

Quests

  • Completing World Quests that award reputation should again bring you across the threshold from Revered to Exalted.
  • Gryphons should be easier to shoot during “The Splintered Fleet”.
  • Players should now be able to turn in “The Final Judgement” after completing it.

Zone

  • Players who die in Xylem’s Tower or the surrounding area are now placed at the closer tower graveyard.

Source for all the fixes: worldofwarcraft.com