This week Manny and Joce talk WoW news, and then take your emails. All this and more on this week’s For Azeroth!

Banishing the Bugs!

The team has been hard at work to correct a lot of the bugs, balance problems and issues that came with the latest patch.

  • Warmode bonus has been restored after being disabled from Thurs Jan 16th
  • Realms were taken down for an hour on Wed Jan 22nd to fix the AH mail bug
  • Heroic Darkshore open to the EU Horde mid-attack?!
  • Corruption re-tuned
    • Many corruption effects now scale with ilvl
    • Over performing bonuses nerfed
  • Nyalotha trinkets buffed
    • Vita-Charged Titanshard, Void-Twisted Titanshard, Humming Black Dragonscale, and Manifesto of Madness.
  • Emissary Caches no longer reward cloaks
  • Warmode Bonus Returns
  • AH Mail Delivered
  • Heroic Darkshore Error
  • Corruption Balance Changes
  • Hot-fix Article 

Dailies Buffed

The Assault Dailies have been buffed but not everyone is happy for more rewards.

  • Threat Dailies
    • Rep reward increased to 125 from 75
    • Coalescing Visions reward increased to 250 from 50
  • Lesser Visions Daily 
    • Coalescing Visions reward increased to 1500 from 1000
    • Corrupted Momentoes reward increased to 30 from 8 

Activision Blizzard and Google join forces

Activision Blizzard and Google have announced that they are entering into a Multi-year agreement taking affect this week.

  • Activision Blizzard has been using Google Cloud and as part of this deal will be expanding their relationship 
  • Streaming esports exclusively to Youtube for 2020 including WoW (Mythic Dungeon International and Arena World Championships)

“…beginning this week, YouTube will host the official live broadcasts of Activision Blizzard’s popular esports leagues and events including the newly created Call of Duty League, Overwatch League, Hearthstone Esports, and more.”