BlizzardPatch 7.2.5 Public Test Realm Patch Notes
New FeaturesTimewalking: The Black Temple
The time has come to join a raid of 10-30 adventurers and venture back in time to Le Temple noir
in Outland. You'll be scaled to player level 70 and item level 141 on your way into this memorable highlight of the Burning Crusade expansion.
All New Story Scenario
- To queue for Black Temple Timewalking on the PTR, Speak to Vormu in Shattrath.
This is a work in progress. We'll have more details soon. The Bronze Dragonflight already went to the future and knows all about it, so we should ask them.New Events
- Moonkin Festival
- The Trial of Style
- Auction House Dance Studio
ChangesClasses Chevalier de la mort Demon Hunter
- Combativité now generates 100 Fury over 10 seconds (was 40 Fury over 5 seconds).
Lames du démon's proc chance increased to 100% (was 60%).
- Demon Blades's Fury generation is now 6-12 (was 12-20).
- Lames du démon now does 50% weapon damage (was 85% weapon damage).
- Barrage gangrené no longer uses charges, and now has a 1 minute cooldown (was a 30-second recharge time). Your damaging abilities now have a chance to reduce the cooldown by 5 seconds.
- Barrage gangrené damage increased by 100%, and now deals damage over 2 seconds (was 1 second).
- Dernier recours will not absorb a killing blow of more than 200% of the player's maximum health.
- When Demon Spikes is activated and a Pointes démoniaques buff is already present, the values of the two buffs are now correctly averaged.
Restoration Chasseur Mage
- Étripage is now also activated by Mutiler.
- Mutiler damage increased by 400%.
- Mutiler cost increased to 30 Rage (was 20).
- Mutiler is now on the global cooldown, and has no self-cooldown (was 3 seconds).
- Mutiler damage not increased in PvP.
Monk Mistweaver Marche-vent Retribution Prêtre Voleur Hors-la-loi Lames sans repos
Vide thermique redesigned: Increases Icy Veins' duration by 10 seconds. Your Ice Lances against frozen targets extend your Veines glaciales by an additional 1 second.
has returned. Finishing moves reduce the remaining cooldown on Poussée d'adrénaline
, Entre les deux yeux
, Série meurtrière
, Désigné pour mourir
, La mort venue d’en haut
by 0.5 seconds per combo point spent. Jet d’osselets
- Developers' notes: The distribution of the number of buffs you get from Jet d’osselets has changed. On average, you will get fewer buffs. Our goal is to significantly reduce the desire to frequently recast Jet d’osselets when you get 1 buff.
- Bordée now also increases the damage of your combo-point generating abilities by 20%.
- Trésor enfoui increases Energy regeneration by 30% (was 25%).
- Précision impitoyable now increases Critical strike chance by 20% (was 25%).
- Relèvement vrai causes Finishing moves to reduce the cooldown of many abilities by 1.0 seconds (was 2.0 seconds) per combo point.
's Attack speed increase reduced to 80%. Débiter
increases Energy regeneration by 20% (was 15%). Subtlety
Symboles de mort
- Developers' notes:Our overall goals are to remove uncontrolled player teleport from the baseline DPS rotation, to reduce the frequency of teleporting in PvP, to allow players to choose between more frequent or more impactful Shadow Dances, which equates to more frequent CC/utility or damage in PvP, to keep the PvE rotation engaging, and to make Symboles de mort more engaging.
- All damage dealt increased by 20%.
- Frappe-ténèbres now hits at melee range (was a 15 yard range).
- Frappe-ténèbres, when used out of combat, now deals 30% increased damage and teleports you up to 25 yards behind your target.
- Pas de l’ombre now has 2 charges for Subtlety.
- Attaque sournoise base damage increased by 35%.
- Attaque sournoise damage bonus from being behind the target reduced to 20% (was 30%).
- Lame discrète (Artifact trait) now increases damage dealt by Attaque sournoise by 5% (was 3%) per point.
- Danse de l’ombre now has 2 charges (was 3).
- Danse de l’ombre is no longer on the global cooldown.
- Danse de l’ombre's base duration increased to 4 seconds (was 3 seconds).
- Subterfuge's duration increase to Danse de l’ombre reduced to 1 second (was 2 seconds).
- Ombres croissantes now causes your finishing moves to reduce the remaining cooldown on Danse de l’ombre by 1.5 seconds (was 3 seconds) per combo point spent.
- redesigned. Ombres croissantes reduces the remaining cooldown of Danse de l’ombre by an additional 1.5 second per combo point spent. Danse de l’ombre gains 1 additional charge.
- Ombres profondes now causes all damage you deal to be increased by 35%.
- Maître des Ombres moved to level 90 row.
- Préméditation moved to level 100 row.
- Désigné pour mourir's cooldown reduced to 40 seconds (was 60 seconds) for Subtlety.
Developers' notes: This is to balance it against Préméditation, which is now on the same row. It's a buff in a raid setting, where the talent was very weak.
redesigned. Costs 25 Energy and has a 30 second cooldown. Invoke ancient symbols of power, empowering the next cast of several of your abilities:
Focus Shurikens is a new passive talent available at level 70:
Chaman Démoniste Destruction
- Each enemy you hit with Tempête de shurikens increases the damage of your next Eviscération by 25%, stacking up to 5 times.
Developers' notes: This aims to remove maintaining Nightblade on every target from your AOE rotation on 4+ targets. Instead, Subtlety will deal increased damage during AOE by focusing it into one target.
- Developers' Notes: Soul Shards are now divided into 10 Soul Shard Fragments for Destruction Warlocks, in order to provide more reliable, granular Éclat d’âme generation, prevent random overcapping of resources, rein in Éclat d’âme generation slightly, and reduce the number of Trait du chaoss being cast.
- Feu et soufre now causes Incinerate to generate 1 Soul Shard Fragment per target.
- Conflagration now generates 6 Soul Shard Fragments (was 1 full Éclat d’âme/10 Soul Shard Fragments).
- Conflagration now generates double resources from hitting a second Tumulte target.
- Incinérer now generates 1 Soul Shard Fragment.
- Incinérer now generates 2 Soul Shard Fragments on a critical strike.
- Incinérer's mana cost reduced by 16%.
- Immolation's periodic damage has a 50% chance to generate 1 Soul Shard Fragment (was: periodic damage has a 15% chance to generate 1 Éclat d’âme).
- Immolation's periodic damage critical strikes have a 100% chance to generate 1 Soul Shard Fragment (was: periodic damage critical strikes have a 30% chance to generate 1 Éclat d’âme).
- Brûlure de l’ombre now generates 6 Soul Shard Fragments and an additional 6 if the target dies within 5 seconds.
- Voleur d’âme (Artifact trait) now causes Chaos Bolt to have a 3% (was 5%) chance per rank to refund 1 Éclat d’âme.
- Faille dimensionnelle (Artifact trait) now generates 3 Soul Shard Fragments
- Trait du chaos cast from the Trait du chaos rift now deals 60% increased damage.
- Trait du chaos's damage increased by 40%, and projectile speed increased by 25%.
- Pluie de feu's damage increased by 25%.
- Entropie inversée redesigned slightly: Trait du chaos and Pluie de feu restore 35% of your maximum mana and deal 5% increased damage.
- Tumulte's duration increased to 10 seconds (was 8 seconds), and cooldown increased to 45 seconds (was 20 seconds).
- no longer removes the cooldown of Tumulte.
- Canalisation de feu démoniaque damage increased by 56%, and cooldown increased to 25 seconds (was 15 seconds).
- Cataclysm cooldown reduced to 30 seconds (was 45 seconds), cast time reduced to 2.5 seconds (was 3 seconds), and damage reduced by 25%.
All abilities damage increased by 10%.
- The effect of Mastery has reduced by 20%.
Legendary Items Démoniste Odr, châle des Ymirjars
- Added Group Finder activities for Mythic Trial of Valor and Nighthold.
- Mythic Trial of Valor and Nighthold can now be entered by cross-server groups.
- Enemies marked by your Tumulte take 15% (was 8%) increased damage from your single target spells.
- Arsenal : armes de la Main d'argent now includes the Silver variant of the 1H mace. This will be added retroactively to characters who have purchased the armament.
- Pandaria Challenge Dungeon sets have been added to Appearnces.
- The Appearance Collection now includes Holiday cosmetic items, which can be transmogged during the holiday.