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    Cataclysm Beta - Build 13183

    Cataclysm Beta - Build 13183
    Just when I thought I was done with class changes, they pull me back in!

    Achievements Changes
    Originally Posted by Blizzard Entertainment

    Guilds - PvP

    Professions

    Exploration

    Raids & Dungeons
    • Heroic: Deadmines - Defeat Vanessa VanCleef in Deadmines on Heroic difficulty.
    • Crushing Bones and Cracking Skulls now requires you to kill 10 Angered Earth, up from 3.
    • Arrested Development - Allow all three of Corla's zealots to evolve, then defeat Corla after slaying the evolved zealots in Blackrock Caverns on Heroic difficulty.
    • Don't Need to Break Eggs to Make an Omelet - Defeat Erudax without letting a Faceless Corruptor begin to cast Twilight Corruption on any of Alexstraza's Eggs in Grim Batol on Heroic difficulty.
    • Sun of a.... - Defat Rajh before he completes an entire recharging phase in the Halls of Origination on Heroic difficulty.
    • Pardon Denied - Defeat Baron Ashbury without letting him heal with Stay of Execution in Shadowfang Keep on Heroic difficulty.
    • To the Ground! - Defeat Commander Springvale without allowing him to receive Unholy Empowerment in Shadowfang Keep on Heroic difficulty.

    Feats of Strength

    General

    Class Changes
    Originally Posted by Blizzard Entertainment

    Companion Pets
    • Lil' Alexstrasza - Right Click to summon or dismiss Lil' Alexstrasza. / Instant
    • Lil' Ragnaros - Right Click to summon or dismiss Lil' Ragnaros. / Instant

    Death Knight (Forums / 3.3.5 Talent Calculator / Cataclysm Talent Calculator / Beta Skills/Talents)
    Blood
    • Rune Strike now deals 150% weapon damage, down from 200%. No longer requires you to dodge or parry, only usable while in Blood Presence. Now costs 30 Runic Power, up from 20 Runic Power.
    • Improved Blood Presence now increases your rune generation by 10/20%

    Druid (Forums / 3.3.5 Talent Calculator / Cataclysm Talent Calculator / Beta Skills/Talents)
    Balance
    • Moonfury now also affects Starsurge.
    • Cyclone now has a 1.7 sec cast time, down from 2 sec.
    • Starfire now costs 11% of base mana, down from 16%. Cast time changed to 3.2 sec, down from 3.5 sec.
    • Entangling Roots now has a 1.7 sec cast time, down from 2 sec.
    • Thorns damage reduced by 66%, now deals [ 16.8% of Spell Power + 178.58 ] or [ 16.8% of AP + 178.58 ] depending on the highest.
    • Moonfire base additional damage increased by 50%.
    • Wrath now costs 9% of base mana, down from 14%.
    • Euphoria now restores 8/16% (up from 6/12%) mana when you reach a Solar or Lunar eclipse.

    Feral
    • Swipe base damage reduced by 50%. Now costs 15 Rage, down from 30 Rage.
    • Nurturing Instinct now increases healing spells by up to 50/100% of your Agility, up from 35/70%.

    Restoration

    Hunter (Forums / 3.3.5 Talent Calculator / Cataclysm Talent Calculator / Beta Skills/Talents)
    Marksmanship

    Survival

    Mage (Forums / 3.3.5 Talent Calculator / Cataclysm Talent Calculator / Beta Skills/Talents)
    Arcane
    • Polymorph now has a 1.7 sec cast time, down from 2 sec.

    Frost
    • Ring of Frost now has a 2 min cooldown, down from 3 min.
    • Shatter now also increases the damage done by Frostbolt against frozen targets by 10/20%.

    Fire
    • Combustion reworded to clarify its effect - Consumes all your damaging periodic Fire effects on an enemy target, instantly dealing 954.57 to 1131.92 Fire damage and creating a new periodic effect that lasts 10 sec and deals damage per time equal to the sum of the consumed effects. / 40 yd range, Instant, 2 min cooldown

    Paladin (Forums / 3.3.5 Talent Calculator / Cataclysm Talent Calculator / Beta Skills/Talents)
    Holy
    • Holy Radiance now heals all friendly targets within 20 yards, up from 10 yards.
    • Exorcism now scales from 22,5% of AP or Spell Power, up from 15%.
    • Lay on Hands Forbearance effect no longer includes Divine Protection or self-targeted Lay on Hands.
    • Paragon of Virtue now also reduces the cooldown of Hand of Sacrifice by 15/30 sec.
    • Infusion of Light now reduces the cast time of your next Divine Light in addition to Holy Light.

    Retribution
    • Acts of Sacrifice has an additional effect - In addition, your Cleanse will remove one movement impairing effect if cast on yourself.
    • Divine Purpose now also procs from Hammer of Wrath
    • Crusade has an additional effect - In addition, for 15 sec after you kill an enemy that yields experience or honor, your next Holy Light heals for an additional 100/200/300%.

    Protection
    • Mastery: Divine Bulwark now increases your chance to block melee attacks by 24%, up from 16%. Each point of Mastery increases block chance by an additional 3%, up from 2%.

    Priest (Forums / 3.3.5 Talent Calculator / Cataclysm Talent Calculator / Beta Skills/Talents)
    Discipline
    • Power Word: Barrier now has a 2 min cooldown, down from 3 min.
    • Evangelism now has a 100% chance to proc from Mind Flay, up from 40%. Now lasts 20 sec, up from 15 sec.

    Shadow
    • Mind Flay now costs 8% of base mana, down from 9%.
    • Mind Spike no longer causes a high amount of threat. Now extinguishes your shadow damage-over-time effects from the target in the process. Range increased from 35 to 40 yards.
    • Mind Control now lasts up to 30 sec, down from 1 min.
    • Masochism now gives you 5/10% of your total mana, up from 4/8%.

    Rogue (Forums / 3.3.5 Talent Calculator / Cataclysm Talent Calculator / Beta Skills/Talents)
    Subtlety

    Shaman (Forums / 3.3.5 Talent Calculator / Cataclysm Talent Calculator / Beta Skills/Talents)
    Glyph
    • Lava Lash now Increases the damage dealt by your Lava Lash ability by 20% and no longer requires your weapon to be enchanted with Flametongue.
    • Stormstrike now increases the Nature damage bonus of Stormstrike by an additional 10%, up from 8%.

    Warlock (Forums / 3.3.5 Talent Calculator / Cataclysm Talent Calculator / Beta Skills/Talents)
    Affliction
    • Fear now has a 1.7 sec cast time, down from 2 sec.
    • Drain Life now restores 2% health every 1 sec, up from 0.5 sec. Lasts 1.5 sec, down from 3 sec. Now costs 12% of base mana, down from 17% of base mana.

    Destruction

    Pet
    • Whiplash now scales from 42.5% of Spell Power. (Probably already does, but reflected in tooltip now)

    Warrior (Forums / 3.3.5 Talent Calculator / Cataclysm Talent Calculator / Beta Skills/Talents)
    Arms

    Fury

    Protection
    • Concussion Blow now scales from 75% of Attack Power, up from 38%
    • Mastery: Critical Block now increases your chance to critically block by 20%, up from 10%. Each point of mastery now increases your block chance by an additional 1.25% and your critical block chance by an additional 2.5% (Up from 1.25%).
    Last edited by Boubouille; 2010-10-13 at 12:37 AM.

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    Herald of the Titans Strafer's Avatar
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    lil ragnaros ^^

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    prot buff! Lovely

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    Yay for the buff to holy radiance! I hope they have some changes in store for light of dawn because it needs something also.

  5. #5
    Finally some beta updates Lil raggy and alex are prolly the next blizz store pets I guess..

  6. #6
    Exciting stuff but is a .2% increase on arcane shot really that much?

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    4.0 + this = mind blown.

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    like the paladin changes

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    yay rogue changes

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    yay lil raggy!
    If actions speak louder than words
    I'll be the most deafening noise you've heard.
    I'll be that ringing in your ears
    That will stick around for years.

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    yay for getting killed by Deatwhing and getting an achievement

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    Mages get another rig of frost change, yay! More buffs right?

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    "Lava Lash now Increases the damage dealt by your Lava Lash ability by 20% and no longer requires your weapon to be enchanted with Flametongue."

    Double windfury again?

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    Those Lil' pets sounds like Blizzard Store pets :P

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    No caster nerfs, no feral/melee DPS buff, and it IS a numbers pass build.. wtf blizz, seriously..

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    Improved Blood Presence now increases your rune generation by 10/20%
    ALELUJA IT-S RAINING BLOOOOOOOOOD!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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    Took them long enough to buff ES.
    That 0.2% to arcane is just lol tho.
    And well, hunting party' 10% agi was too good to be true after all :S

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    More frost buffs? Really? I feel stupidly overpowered already and was expecting to see some nerfs but they buff us even more? Meh.

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    Drain Life now restores 2% health every 1 sec, up from 0.5 sec. Lasts 1.5 sec, down from 3 sec.
    *scratches head* I dont get it, so it now lasts 1,5sec. But only heals pr 1sec ? so that means a total of 2% health gained pr cast, that's... interesting.
    Also cant say it feels very drain like with just 1,5sec channeling time.

    It's late, I probably missed something...

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    Lil' Alexstraza?
    *grabbyhandcry*

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