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Emerald Nightmare Full Clear Solo by a Single Class - Interview with Shoot
The Emerald Nightmare
was the first raid zone opened in Legion, opening roughly a year and a half ago. Ever since, much has changed, from our gear being around 140 ilvls higher to our artifact having about 60 more traits. With those power spikes, many players have ventured into the zone alone, creating a different challenge.
While all bosses from
The Emerald Nightmare
had been previously solo'd by different players on different classes, the hunter
accomplished the feat of defeating all bosses in the zone with the same character! In order to celebrate his feat, we've invited Shoot for an interview to talk about the effort put into soloing all bosses in
The Emerald Nightmare
and soloing in general.
2018/04/25 at 9:50 AM
This week in WoW History: Emerald Nightmare, Onyxia's Lair, Lament of the Highborne
Hey, and welcome to another WoW History! Every week, we reminisce about important events that happened in the past.
Some of the most important events include Emerald Nightmare being released, Onyxia's Lair receiving a revamp for WoW's 5th anniversary, and Lament of the Highborne receiving a official trailer.
2017/09/20 at 3:03 PM
Interview with Mionee: Soloing Raid Bosses
Mione of soloing fame has been at it again with recent solo kills of Emerald Nightmare and Nighthold bosses. We think it's cool when people find their unique way to have fun in Wow that's off the beaten path, so in addition to highlighting recent solo kills, we also asked her a few questions about her hobby!
Find Mione on
2017/05/30 at 6:22 PM
Outland Timewalking (October 11th - 18th), Legion Developer Q&A on Patch 7.1, World Boss Withered J'im
This week Outland Timewalking is up as the Weekly Bonus Event and Blizzard is hosting another Q&A, this time on Patch 7.1:
Outland Timewalking is great for
Reins of the Infinite Timereaver
Don't forget to pick up the quest
A Burning Path Through Time
from Archmage Timear in Dalaran. Complete 5 Outland Timewalking dungeons to receive a
Cache of Nightmarish Treasures
(cache quality dependent on your progression),
Accolade of Victory
, and a
Seal of Broken Fate
Catch up on Patch 7.1 details with our
Return to Karazhan guide
The weekly World Boss is
once again this week. Upon killing him you will complete
DEADLY: Withered J'im
and have a chance at getting loot. The most notable loot item that he drops is
Mythic+ Affixes for this week are
. Complete the highest Mythic+ you can get for the end of the week Challengers Bounty.
This weeks Kosumoth item is
Check out the full post for more information and details.
2016/10/10 at 11:04 PM
Emerald Nightmare LFR Wing 2 Open Early
In a bit of surprising news, Wing 2 of LFR opened a week earlier than planned. (Blizzard also clarified that an interview with Tom Chilton claiming 10.1 million active subscribers was misquoted.) Check out our
earlier post today
for information on the new holidays and world boss available.
Dragons of Nightmare
2016/10/04 at 4:08 PM
October 3rd Hotfixes: Vantus Runes in Mythic Emerald Nightmare, Mythic Il'gynoth, Keystone Timers
The latest round of hotfixes features some changes to Emerald Nightmare and Mythic+ Dungeons:
The Keystone timers for several dungeons have been adjusted.
can now be used in Mythic Emerald Nightmare.
On Mythic difficulty,
's health has been increased by 200%, but loses one-third of that value each time the
Eye of Il'gynoth
and Mythic+ guides have been updated with today's hotfixes.
A common strategy for Mythic Il'gynoth involved using raid compositions that focus on maximizing burst damage to complete the encounter in a single phase. This approach removes huge portions of the encounter and can overly favor a specific set of classes and specializations, causing negative social pressures in groups that have yet to reach this encounter. These changes ensure that raid groups must enter Il'gynoth's core twice in order to complete the encounter on Mythic difficulty, but offset that change by speeding up the process of destroying the Eye to shorten the overall length of the encounter.
2016/10/03 at 11:04 PM
Exorsus Clears World First Mythic Emerald Nightmare, September 28th Hotfixes
has cleared World First Mythic Emerald Nightmare! Congratulations to them. You can follow the Mythic Emerald Nightmare race over at
and see how the other top guilds are doing! Also check out our full post for fresh September 28th Hotfixes.
2016/09/28 at 7:53 PM
Legion Survival Guide: Emerald Nightmare, Mythic+ Dungeons, World Bosses, Legion Season 1
Emerald Nightmare, Mythic+ Dungeons, Legion Season 1 PvP, World Bosses, J!NX Giveaway
This is a busy week for Legion: Emerald Nightmare Normal/Heroic, Mythic+ Dungeons and Keystones, World Bosses, and Season 1 PvP all open (September 20th US, September 21st EU). We've been busy at work writing guides to all the new content and we're excited to share them with you! If you want a recap of past Legion content, check out our
Legion Survival Guide
Things to do at Level 110 Guide
is also live on September 20th! New to 2016: Coren's loot is now ilvl 810, vendors sell new goods like
, and new
Brewfest Prize Token
items to purchase include
Gravil Goldbraid's Famous Sausage Hat
for 100 and
Synthebrew Goggles XL
for 200. Full info in our
The Emerald Dream was created by the titans as a blueprint for Azeroth itself—a verdant and perfect mirror that reflects the state of nature had it remained unspoiled by so-called civilization. For many years the druids and keepers who are closest to nature have noticed signs of an unsettling presence stirring within the Dream. Spurred on by the Legion and Nightmare Lord Xavius, that creeping corruption has now burst forth, and will engulf all of Azeroth if it is not rooted out at its source.
2016/09/19 at 6:16 PM
Emerald Nightmare Raid Guides and Preview
Emerald Nightmare opens on September 20th and we have you prepared with guides to all
, from boss strategy guides to loot, including the following:
Nythendra Strategy Guide
Elerethe Renferal Strategy Guide
Ursoc Strategy Guide
Il'gynoth Strategy Guide
Dragons of Nightmare Strategy Guide
Cenarius Strategy Guide
Xavius Strategy Guide
Blizzard has also posted their own raid preview with developer insights, check the full post for details! Also check out our
other newspost from today
on PTR updates including 7.1 raid testing and Shadowform returning for Priests!
2016/09/16 at 12:01 PM
Sept 15th Hotfixes, Class Balance Update, 7.1 PTR Dungeon/Raid Testing Plans, Honor Talents in 7.1
Legion Developer Q&A
last week, Ion Hazzikostas talked about upcoming hotfixes based around endgame (raiding, etc) data and how it's tricky to tweak classes before the content is available.
In a follow-up blue post today he stated that the aim is to do a broad pass of tuning hotfixes after the first week of raiding and Mythic Keystone dungeons, to get a good sense of endgame data. However, there are some outliers which Blizzard will be addressing quite soon to reduce tank damage as well as the AoE burst of Havoc Demon Hunters and Windwalker Monks.
Other posts in today's roundup include 7.1 PTR Dungeon and Raid testing plans, as well as the reasoning why Honor Talents will no longer reset with Prestige in 7.1.
2016/09/15 at 11:25 AM