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Shadowlands Guide to Rated Battlegrounds
We are excited to announce Wowhead's
Guide to Rated Battlegrounds
, written by Cherry of Oasis! This guide is ideal for players who are newer to Rated Battlegrounds, as well as players who want to improve their performance in Random Battlegrounds. With Conquest now uncapped until the end of Season 2, now is a great time to get into Battlegrounds to power up your characters!
2021/11/21 at 2:18 AM
Returning to Azeroth: A Quick Guide to Unlocking Allied Races and Heritage Armor
So you've just come back to World of Warcraft after a break, you log in, you put all those odd abilities that you barely even recognize on your bars, and jump on into Battle for Azeroth, ready to battle, For Azeroth! But wait.... You see super cute little fox people running about - but you swear that wasn't on your character creation screen... Where did they come from? And Dark Iron Dwarves? How on Azeroth do you get to be one of those?
Well worry not, friend, we are here to help. Here are the things you need to do to unlock Allied Races in Battle for Azeroth so that you to can look modern and happenin'.
2020/07/04 at 2:42 PM
Returning to Azeroth: A Quick Guide to Using Your Heart of Azeroth and Applying Essences
So you've just come back to World of Warcraft after a break, you log in, you put all those odd abilities that you barely even recognize on your bars, and jump on into Battle for Azeroth, ready to battle, For Azeroth! But wait.... I got this neck piece? But ilevels, ranks, AP levels... What is this sorcery?
Well worry not, friend, we are here to help. Here are the things you need to do to navigate around your Heart of Azeroth and its Essences.
2020/05/31 at 6:31 AM
Returning to Azeroth: A Quick Guide to Upgrading the Legendary Cloak, Running Horrific Visions, Mastering Assaults, and Navigating the Corruption System
So you've just come back to World of Warcraft after a break, you log in, you put all those odd abilities that you barely even recognize on your bars, and jump on into Battle for Azeroth, ready to battle, For Azeroth! But wait.... What is this gear with nasty effects? I need another Legendary Cloak? I think I have one in my bank... What the heck happened to the Vale now...
Well worry not, friend, we are here to help. Here are the things you need to do to understand your brand new Legendary Cloak, Horrific Visions, Assaults, and the Corruption system.
2020/05/24 at 10:53 AM
Returning to Azeroth: A Quick Guide to Unlocking Flying in World of Warcraft
So you've just come back to World of Warcraft after a break, you log in, you put all those odd abilities that you barely even recognize on your bars, and jump on into
Battle for Azeroth
, ready to battle, For Azeroth! But wait.... you can't fly? But everyone else is... What's up with that?
Worry not, friend, we are here to help. Let's talk about the things you need to do to unlock flying in those areas where all your friends are happily riding the currents.
2020/05/08 at 2:19 AM
Patch 7.3.5 Legion Survival Guide & Giveaway
Welcome to Wowhead's comprehensive guide to World of Warcraft Legion Patch 7.3.5. Learn what to do Day 1 of the patch including the new faction-specific questline at the Wound in the World and leveling changes, what is coming later on in Patch 7.3.5, and enter our giveaway at the very end of this post!
Patch 7.3.5 is now live on NA realms!
2018/01/15 at 4:31 PM
Antoran High Command Antorus Raid Preview with FatbossTV
Antorus the Burning Throne, Legion's 5th raid, opens on November 28th. In preparation for the upcoming raid,
created early previews of all the bosses. Today we are looking at the Antoran High Command.
2017/11/10 at 7:40 AM
Hallow's End 2017 Holiday Updates and Guide
runs October 18th through November 1st! Learn all about the Tricky Treats, spooky loot, candy buckets, and Headless Horseman in our
Hallow's End 2017 Guide
2017/10/18 at 3:07 AM
Darkmoon Faire (October 1-7): Experience Bonus Stacks with Brewfest Enthusiast
is back in town for one week. The most notable thing this month is that
Darkmoon Top Hat
, which provide 10% experience buffs, stack with the special
buff provided by
High Tinker Mekkatorque
High Overlord Saurfang
at 6:15 Pacific AM and PM.
2017/10/01 at 10:41 AM
Brewfest 2017 Holiday Updates and Guide
Brewfest runs through September 20th through October 6th! Learn all about the themed drinks, ram racing, special toys, and mounts in our
Brewfest 2017 Guide
2017/09/20 at 2:58 AM
Celebrate Pirate's Day - New Jolly Roger Toy
World of Warcraft's
corresponds with the real world "holiday" of
International Talk Like A Pirate Day
. It's the one day of the year to let your inner pirate out with a good, "Yarr!"
Pirate's Day is now live on both NA and EU realms, but remember, it only lasts for a day!
2017/09/19 at 11:02 AM
Tomb of Sargeras Raid Survival Guide - Normal and Heroic Open This Week
Tomb of Sargeras opens on June 20th (NA) and June 21st (EU). Here is our overview of The Tomb of Sargeras Raid, with links to
, information on
Tier 20 loot
rewards, when each boss is available, and more!
Make sure you read to the end for a giveaway.
2017/06/19 at 8:32 AM
Patch 7.2 Tomb of Sargeras Survival Guide
Patch 7.2 Survival Guide: Tomb of Sargeras
Tomb of Sargeras, Legion Patch 7.2, goes live March 28th on NA Realms and March 29th on EU realms! This new content patch will include the Broken Shore, crafted legendaries, new Empowered Artifact Traits, Challenge Appearances, Legion Pathfinder, the dungeon Cathedral of Eternal Night, new Mythic+ Affixes, region-wide buildings, and an updated Transmog Set UI!
Realms are up for NA! Enjoy Patch 7.2!
Later in the patch, players will be able to obtain Class Mounts, Class Champions, and new Order Advancements, as well as progress through the new raid Tomb of Sargeras.
Thank you to all of our users who contribute via comments, screenshots,
, and guides! To chat more with other Wowhead users, join our
2017/03/27 at 1:56 PM
Wowhead Patch 7.2 Guide and Navigation Menu Updates
in preparation for Patch 7.2, Wowhead has been creating and updating many guides for the patch! In this post we're outlining all of our guide and site menu updates for Patch 7.2, so you can read up on the info in advance and prepare.
We also have a guide on
how to prepare for 7.2
and our in-depth survival guide for 7.2 is coming soon.
Learn more about
Class Hall Updates
and more in the full post. We've also highlighted what content is coming several weeks or months after 7.2's launch, so you can pace yourself.
2017/03/24 at 4:05 PM
Guide to the Diablo 20th Anniversary Celebration in Warcraft
Stay a while and listen! The
Celebration is now live on both US and EU realms with new seasonal items to acquire! This event runs through January 11th, 2017.
Want even more Diablo in WoW? Check out our
list of all the Diablo references in Warcraft
Get the special achievement
Diablo's 20th Anniversary
by learning the
toy dropped by the
The Cow King
in the Secret Cow Realm.
Tome of Town Portal
Hearthstone toy by combining 10
Scroll of Town Portal
Blank Diabolic Tome
. You can farm the items by repeatedly killing
spawn throughout Broken Isles, dungeons, and the Dalaran Sewers. Killing them is needed to step through their portal to the Secret Cow Level.
Warlock Wild Imps now resemble Diablo!
Want even more Diablo in WoW? Check out our
list of all the Diablo references in Warcraft
2017/01/03 at 4:38 PM
Pilgrim's Bounty 2016
Pilgrim's Bounty is the time of the year for Alliance and Horde to celebrate their good luck in the last year with lavish feasts around Azeroth. Running from
November 21st through 28th
in 2016, Pilgrim's Bounty is a great time for players to do the following in-game:
Frightened Bush Chicken
Fine Pilgrim's Hat
Silver-Plated Turkey Shooter
Complete the meta-achievement
Level up your cooking with seasonal recipes and dailies.
The Spirit of Sharing
buff to help with World Quests and Emissaries.
, or simply feast at the banquet tables in Alliance and Horde cities.
Pilgrim's Bounty has started in the EU already and will start in the US at 10 am PST.
Full details including a breakdown of cooking reagents can be found in the
Pilgrim's Bounty 2016 Guide
2016/11/21 at 4:48 AM
Beyond Level 110: Content with Special Requirements
Now that we are a few weeks into Legion, we're highlighting some of the content which requires additional steps to unlock besides hitting max level, such as Balance of Power, Ravencrest's Legacy, some Artifact Apperances gated by Artifact Knowledge, and finishing up Suramar achievements. If you are nearly done with the Class Campaign or hunting down World Quests for upgrades, these types of content can provide something new to complete!
If you are brand new to 110, check out our
What to do at Level 110 in Legion Guide
Legion Launch Survival Guide
2016/09/23 at 12:22 PM
The Menagerie Heroic Guide - One Night In Karazhan
The Menagerie comes with three more Heroic bosses that you'll need to take down should you want
the Blue Portal card back
. We've teamed up with the folks at
to get you detailed boss decklists and some cheaper winning decks for those of you which can't afford many of the bank breaking lineups out there.
2016/08/25 at 1:14 PM
The Opera Heroic Guide - One Night In Karazhan
The Opera has released and most seem to think it's another relatively easy wing to tackle on Heroic. Nonetheless we have prepared three decklists courtesy of some of the best Hearthstone players out there, some tips and information, and gameplay of us actually piloting one of the decks to victory!
2016/08/18 at 3:53 PM
All Legion Glyphs, Books, and Class Toys
Along with all of the class changes coming in the Legion
, there are updates to the glyph system:
Major Glyphs are removed.
New cosmetic glyphs have been added.
There is no limit on cosmetic glyphs, besides the rule that only one cosmetic glyph can be active on a spell at once.
The glyph UI is gone; you simply apply the glyph directly to the spell.
We've made a series of videos below previewing all of the cosmetic glyphs for each class in Legion. In addition, we've published the
Legion Inscription Guide
. With the removal of major glyphs, scribes have some new things to craft such as Vantus Runes which boost your versatility against a certain boss for a week, Steamy Romance Novel toys, and new Darkmoon Faire Cards.
Finally, we've made a list of cosmetic spells that have been changed into books and toys. Treant form isn't gone for good, it's obtainable via
Tome of the Wilds: Treant Form
2016/07/21 at 10:16 AM