World of Warcraft, 15.03.2017

Legendary Item Changes Patch 7.2 (Update March 20)

Patch 7.2 will bring a massive amount of changes to Legendary items: almost every item now does have throughput effects. Here is a quick summary of all the changes to the system and the items in general.

Changes to the Legendary system: Targetable and spec independent bad luck protection

Changes to specific Legendary items with Patch 7.2

The following overview is an aggregated list of changes that have been applied during the PTR development cycle. The linked items are from wowheads’ PTR database and might not be up to date.

All Classes

All Specs

  • Sephuz’s Secret
    • Now always grants 10% increased movement speed and 2% Haste.
    • Now always grants 10% increased movement speed and 2% Haste. When triggered, this bonus is increased to the current values of 70% movement speed and 25% Haste.
    • Movement speed bonuses now stack with other movement speed bonuses.

Death Knight/Paladin/Warrior

All Specs

  • Aggramar’s Stride
    • Now has an additional 617 Critical Strike (@ ilvl 940) as a third bonus secondary stat.
    • Now grants movement speed equal to 75% of your Haste, Critical Strike, Mastery, or Versatility, whichever is highest.

Mage/Priest/Warlock

All Specs

  • Norgannon’s Foresight
    • Now has an additional 617 Critical Strike (@ ilvl 940), as a third bonus secondary stat.
    • Now triggers after standing still for 6 seconds (was 8 seconds), granting you the ability to cast while moving for 4 seconds (was 5 seconds). Now has a new visual indicating when you gain its ability to cast while moving. Now has an additional 617 Critical Strike (@ ilvl 940) as a third bonus secondary stat.

Hunter/Shaman

All Specs

  • Roots of Shaladrassil
    • Now has an additional 658 Critical Strike (@ ilvl 940), as a third bonus secondary stat.

Death Knight

All Specs

  • Acherus Drapes
    • Now has an additional 771 Mastery (@ ilvl 940), as a third bonus secondary stat.

Blood

Frost

Unholy


Demon Hunter

Havoc

Vengeance


Druid

All Specs

Balance

Feral

Guardian

  • Oakheart’s Puny Quods
    • Barkskin instantly grants 45 Rage plus an additional 30 Rage (was 15 Rage) over 3 seconds.

Restoration

  • The Dark Titan’s Advice
    • Now also causes Lifebloom’s periodic healing to have a 5% chance to trigger the final healing effect.
  • Tearstone of Elune
    • Allies healed by your Wild Growth have a 15% (was 20%) chance to also gain Rejuvenation.
  • X’oni’s Caress
    • Now also reduces Ironbark’s cooldown by 25%.
  • Essence of Infusion
    • Tranquility heals targets below 60% (was 50%) health for 60% (was 50%) more.
  • Aman’thul’s Wisdom
    • Redesigned. When your Rejuvenation heals a full health target, its duration is increased by 3 seconds, up to a maximum total increase of 15 seconds per cast.

Hunter

All Specs


Mage

All Specs

Arcane

  • Cord of Infinity
    • Each time  Arcane Missiles hits an enemy, the damage of your next  Mark of Aluneth is increased by 1%. This effect stacks.

Fire


Monk

Mistweaver

  • Eye of Collidus the Warp-Watcher
    • Each time Soothing Mist heals, the absorb amount of your next Life Cocoon is increased by 3% (was 1%), stacking up to 50 times (was 100).
    • Fixed a bug where the second Soothing Mist from Unison Spaulders did not grant a second stack of the buff.
  • Ovyd’s Winter Wrap
    • Redesigned slightly. Each time Enveloping Mist heals, its healing bonus has a 50% chance to spread to an injured ally within 30 yards.
  • Ei’thas, Lunar Glides of Eramas
    • Redesigned. Uplifting Trance increases your Vivify healing by an additional 10% and causes it to heal 1 additional target.

Windwalker

  • Hidden Master’s Forbidden Touch
    • Now also increases Touch of Death’s damage by 40%.
  • Katsuo’s Eclipse
    • Reduce the cost of Fists of Fury by 1 Chi (was 2 Chi).
  • Drinking Horn Cover
    • The duration of Storm, Earth, and Fire is reduced by 0.4 seconds (was 0.6 seconds) for every Chi you spend.
    • The duration of Serenity is now extended by 0.3 seconds every time you cast a Chi spender.
  • March of the Legion
    • Now has an additional 641 Mastery (@ ilvl 940) as a third bonus secondary stat.
    • Haste stat reduced slightly.

Paladin

Holy/Protection

  • Uther’s Guard
    • Now has an additional 797 Haste (@ ilvl 940) as a third bonus secondary stat.

Holy

Protection

Retribution

  • Aegisjalmur, the Armguards of Awe
    • Now has an additional 617 Critical Strike (@ ilvl 940) as a third bonus secondary stat.
  • Justice Gaze
    • Now also causes Hammer of Justice to generate 1 Holy Power when used against targets above 75% health. Mastery reduced by 412 (@ ilvl 940) and Haste increased by 412.

Priest

Discipline

Holy

Shadow


Rogue

All Specs

  • Will of Valeera
    • Now has an additional 658 Mastery (@ ilvl 940) as a third bonus secondary stat.
    • Haste reduced by 412 and Critical Strike increased by 412.

Shaman

Enhancement

  • Akainu’s Absolute Justice
    • Lava Lash deals 50% (was 30%) increased damage while your weapons are enhanced by both Flametongue and Frostbrand.

Warlock

All Specs

Affliction

Demonlogy

  • Sin’dorei Spite
    • With Grimoire of Supremacy, there is now a visual debuff that displays the 3-minute cooldown.

 


Warrior

All Specs

Protection

  • The Walls Fell
    • Now also increases Shield Slam’s Rage generation by 2.
  • Thundergod’s Vigor
    • Each enemy you hit with Thunder Clap reduces the remaining cooldown on Demoralizing Shout by 3 seconds (was 1 second).