World of Warcraft, 22.06.2017

Daily Heroic Now Grants Withering Essence

Today’s hotfixes added another source for Withering Essence to speed up your Legendary upgrades a bit.

Every completed daily heroic will award you with 5 Withering Essence.

Hotfixes June 22 & 26

Dungeons and Raids

  • Completing your first Legion Heroic dungeon each day will now award you with 5 Writhing Essences, if you’re eligible.
  • Tomb of Sargeras
    • Sisters of the Moon
      • Captain Yathae Moonstrike will no longer target pets with rapid shot. She feels it is beneath her station.
      • Multiple Sisters should no longer become active at the same time.
      • All the sisters should no longer become inactive at the same time.
    • The Desolate Host
      • Players should no longer be kept in combat for up to a minute after the end of this encounter.
    • Kil’jaeden
      • Kil’jaeden will no longer change facing while casting Bursting Dreadflame.
      • Shaman totems will no longer fail to hit when their caster has Illidan’s Sightless Gaze during Kil’jaeden’s second intermission.


  • Illusion: Deathfrost is now awarded from the Satchel of Chilled Goods instead of the Ice Chest. It is not awarded from the Knapsack of Chilled Goods.
  • Addressed an issue where multiple versions of the Lamp of Al’Abas increased pickpocketing income.
  • Corrected an issue where upgrading Siege of Orgrimmar Heirlooms changed their stat values, and made them appear to be usable at level 1.


  • Rogue
    • Fixed a bug where Second Shuriken was not activating correctly.

Dungeons and Raids

  • Tomb of Sargeras
    • Sisters of the Moon
      • Sisters of the Moon can now be hit by melee attacks from farther away.


  • Fixed a bug that prevented players from receiving credit for the quests “Torch Tossing” and “More Torch Tossing”.

Player versus Player

  • Fixed a bug that prevented the “3v3 Weekly Quest” from properly awarding an elite gladiator item when the player had a previous week’s PVP rating of 1900+.
  • Warlock
    • Demonic Gateway’s debuff will now show the correct duration remaining when the Warlock has the Gateway Mastery honor talent.


  • For “Unsettled Power”, Writhing Essences now drop as a currency, instead of a quest item. Entering your Class Hall or Dalaran will convert your existing progress to the new currency.