MMO-Champion - Patch 4.2 - PTR Build 14040
Update - The staff isn't final (and Lylirra is the most awesome Community Manager on earth for pointing out that we have no way to datamine it for the moment)
Originally Posted by Lylirra (Blue Tracker)
Dragonwrath, Tarecgosa's Rest does have a proc, but the information hasn't been included in the PTR data files yet (which means there's nothing to datamine right now).

We did, however, hint at what the proc will be in our 4.2 preview: http://us.battle.net/wow/en/blog/2685003

The great staff duplicates destructive magics, and also bestows upon its wielder the ability to transform into a member of the Blue Dragonflight.

Also, please keep in mind that some items on the PTR are still considered "works-in-progress," so certain aspects of their design -- including stats, on-use abilities, and appearance -- may change before the next patch goes live. :)

Oh! And just to clarify (since I saw this asked in another thread), Dragonwrath will not be BoE.

Patch 4.2 - PTR Build 14040
A new PTR build will be deployed on test realms today.



Tier 12 - Druid Model Preview
The Druid Tier 12 files are partially in this patch and I had enough to do a small preview.


  • The gloves are slightly bugged and will look a little weird.
  • The shoulders aren't in the game files yet.



Item Additions

Legendary Staff

Level Type Spec Slot Name
378StaffSpell DPSTwo-HandBranch of Nordrassil
391StaffSpell DPSTwo-HandRunestaff of Nordrassil
404StaffSpell DPSTwo-HandDragonwrath, Tarecgosa's Rest


Avengers of Hyjal Faction Rewards

Level Type Spec Slot Name
378PlateTankWaistGirdle of the Indomitable Flame
391FingerTankFingerAdamantine Signet of the Avengers
378TrinketTankTrinketStay of Execution
378BackTankBackDurable Flamewrath Cloak


Additional Items

Level Type Spec Slot Name
365GunPhysical DPSRangedExtreme-Impact Hole Puncher
378StaffSpell DPSTwo-HandBranch of Nordrassil
391StaffSpell DPSTwo-HandRunestaff of Nordrassil
404StaffSpell DPSTwo-HandDragonwrath, Tarecgosa's Rest
378PlateMeleeChest Battleplate of the Molten Giant
378PlateMeleeHands Gauntlets of the Molten Giant
378PlateMeleeHead Helmet of the Molten Giant
378PlateMeleeLegs Legplates of the Molten Giant
378PlateMeleeShoulder Pauldrons of the Molten Giant
378PlateMeleeChest Elementium Deathplate Breastplate
378PlateMeleeHands Elementium Deathplate Gauntlets
378PlateMeleeHead Elementium Deathplate Helmet
378PlateMeleeLegs Elementium Deathplate Greaves
378PlateMeleeShoulder Elementium Deathplate Pauldrons
378PlateMeleeChest Immolation Battleplate
378PlateMeleeHands Immolation Gauntlets
378PlateMeleeHead Immolation Helmet
378PlateMeleeLegs Immolation Legplates
378PlateMeleeShoulder Immolation Pauldrons
378PlateSpell DPSHands Immolation Gloves
378PlateSpell SpiritChest Immolation Breastplate
378PlateSpell SpiritHead Immolation Headguard
378PlateSpell SpiritLegs Immolation Greaves
378PlateSpell SpiritShoulder Immolation Mantle
378PlateSpell SpiritShoulderx3 Raid - 4.2 - Firelands - Boss 1 Loot 2 - Plate Int Spirit
378MailPhysical DPSChest Flamewalker's Tunic
378MailPhysical DPSHands Flamewalker's Gloves
378MailPhysical DPSHead Flamewalker's Headguard
378MailPhysical DPSLegs Flamewalker's Legguards
378MailPhysical DPSShoulder Flamewalker's Spaulders
378LeatherMeleeChest Dark Phoenix Tunic
378LeatherPhysical DPSHands Dark Phoenix Gloves
378LeatherPhysical DPSHead Dark Phoenix Helmet
378LeatherPhysical DPSLegs Dark Phoenix Legguards
378LeatherPhysical DPSShoulder Dark Phoenix Spaulders
378LeatherMeleeChest Obsidian Arborweave Raiment
378LeatherPhysical DPSHands Obsidian Arborweave Grips
378LeatherPhysical DPSHead Obsidian Arborweave Headpiece
378LeatherPhysical DPSLegs Obsidian Arborweave Legguards
378LeatherPhysical DPSShoulder Obsidian Arborweave Spaulders
378LeatherSpell DPSChest Obsidian Arborweave Robes
378LeatherSpell DPSChest Obsidian Arborweave Vestment
378LeatherSpell DPSHands Obsidian Arborweave Gloves
378LeatherSpell DPSHead Obsidian Arborweave Cover
378LeatherSpell DPSShoulder Obsidian Arborweave Shoulderwraps
378LeatherSpell SpiritHands Obsidian Arborweave Handwraps
378LeatherSpell SpiritHands x3 Raid - 4.2 - Firelands - Boss 1 Loot 2 - Leather Int Spirit Glove
378LeatherSpell SpiritHead Obsidian Arborweave Helm
378LeatherSpell SpiritLegs Obsidian Arborweave Leggings
378LeatherSpell SpiritLegs Obsidian Arborweave Legwraps
378LeatherSpell SpiritShoulder Obsidian Arborweave Mantle
85EngineeringSchematic: Extreme-Impact Hole Puncher
1MiscellaneousShirtLegendary Shadoweave Shirt
20PetCreepy Crate
1QuestBilgewater Writ of Commendation
1QuestGilneas Writ of Commendation



Map Changes

Firelands Raid



Firelands Daily and Nexus (Legendary Staff)



Achievements Changes
Originally Posted by MMO-Champion

Ragnar-O's Defeat Ragnaros while three Living Meteors are ignited by Lava Wave.


Spell - Class Changes
Originally Posted by MMO-Champion
Companion Pets

Death Knight (Forums / Talent Calculator / Skills/Talents)
Frost
  • Rune Strike got its "causes a high amount of threat" back.

Druid (Forums / Talent Calculator / Skills/Talents)
Balance
  • Lunar Shower now has an additional effect: While you are under the effect of Lunar Shower, Moonfire generates 8 Solar Energy and Sunfire generates 8 Lunar Energy.

Feral

Mage (Forums / Talent Calculator / Skills/Talents)
Frost

Paladin (Forums / Talent Calculator / Skills/Talents)
Holy

Retribution
  • Repentance now has a 30 yards range, up from 20 yards.
This article was originally published in forum thread: Patch 4.2 - PTR Build 14040 started by Boubouille View original post
Comments 305 Comments
  1. Xcuse's Avatar
    Hit and Crit... why D:
  1. kazih's Avatar
    So healers wont roll on it.
  1. Dreadnor's Avatar
    because stone cold said so
  1. msbxghost's Avatar
    gonna love that for my fire mage! just wish we could see the proc already
  1. Duster505's Avatar
    How big % of the player base will be able to use that staff ? 1 % ?

    Something maybe worth mentioning since the game just lost 5% of their subs in 3 monts ? And now they are focusing on keeping 1% happy with special questslines ?

    How about focusing questlines on each class ? To much work to think about 100% of the playerbase ? Seems so...
  1. brightmonkey's Avatar
    ima so use it as healer to piss people off
  1. Torched's Avatar
    hmmm no special equip? :/
  1. sulfuric's Avatar
    What a terribly underwhelming legendary item. And I bet the casuals getting it are going to complain that they don't get to keep their gems as it upgrades.
  1. Xcuse's Avatar
    Yes hit was for granted, but why crit? Most of the classes prefer haste.
  1. Tyraeus's Avatar
    By fiber be purged!
  1. Kalx's Avatar
    the legendary item level was not found
  1. Falarson's Avatar
    Quote Originally Posted by Tyraeus View Post
    By fiber be purged!
    First thing I noticed. LMAO nice machinima reference
  1. badaku's Avatar
    Anyone else noticed the funny item level on it?

    edit: beaten
  1. Sylvaneart's Avatar
    And we can test the raids when?
  1. OlYeller21's Avatar
    I'm guessing this legendary isn't finished. It would be the only legendary without some sort of interesting green text magic. No idea what to call that.
  1. darklenne's Avatar
    Hit and Crit?! Why? Oh why?!
  1. Coldkil's Avatar
    OMFG.

    Legendary. And the proc isn't there.
  1. blackmartinix's Avatar
    no proc? how boring
  1. Ave07's Avatar
    The stats on that staff looks sweet!
  1. Geomatician's Avatar
    The proc is usually a mystery longer than the stats are.

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