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Shu-zen, the Divine Sentinel Mount
The Shu-zen, the Divine Sentinel mount has been released on Chinese realms and is a gift for purchasing 6 months of subscription time during the Year of the Dog promotion that runs from February 12 to February 25. This is currently a China only promotion.

These gift boxes contain some consumable TCG items and also have a very low chance to contain a TCG mount.

Battle for Azeroth - Item Level Squish
Battle for Azeroth implements an item level squish and we have updated the WoWDB Beta site to reflect the new stats and item levels.

WoW Arena Championship: North America Qualifier Cup #1
The first NA Arena cup was held this weekend!

Originally Posted by Blizzard (Blue Tracker / Official Forums)
Tune in for the North America Qualifier cup #1 this weekend. You can see all the action live on Twitch beginning at 10:00 a.m. PST Saturday, February 10 and Sunday, February 11. Casters Rich Campbell, Adrian “Healingstat” Archer-Lock, Elliott “Venruki” Venczel, and Mohammed “Ziqo” Beshir will be on hand to keep you on top of all the exciting 3v3 arena action.

Tournament Information
  • Competitors will engage in 3v3 Arena Tournaments on live realms.
  • Sign-ups are open to all interested parties and no arena rating is required.
  • Top point earners from North America & Europe will be invited to compete at the Spring Finals in March for their share of $100,000.
  • Team rosters consist of up to 4-players, but teams can sign-up with 3.
  • Tournament Mode is required; all gear is normalized while Honor Talents and Artifact Power are maxed.

Prize Pool
  • 1st place: $5,000, 180 points
  • 2nd place: $2,800, 120 points
  • 3rd place: $1,600, 80 points
  • 4th place: $600, 60 points
  • 5th and 6th places: 40 points each
  • 7th and 8th places: 20 points each
  • 9th – 12th places: 12 points each

Venruki's Teams to Watch
Caster and esport personality Elliott “Venruki is a former World Champion and an established member of our analyst desk. Check out his to 5 teams to watch for the North America region below:

Team Name: Method Black
Roster: Snutz, Smexxin, Samiyam, Gorecki

Snutz holds the most World Championship appearances of any North American player having placed top 3 five times since 2010. Last year was the first time Snutz played in a regional final and failed to qualify for the World Championship. For a player of his caliber, this was unacceptable and resulted in him going back to the drawing board. With a hand-sculpted roster, who currently sit 1st on the NA ladder, Venruki puts this team at Number 1.

Team Name: Super Frogs
Roster: Chanimals, Wealthyman, Mageiden, Kubzy

Another all-star roster, Chanimals leads his frog army again with the addition of Mageiden for this year. Chanimals was the most recent North American representative to hold the World Championship, and he hopes adding Mageiden on the mage will free up Wealthyman in more of a multi-classing role. Utilizing his elemental shaman, they could run the Warlock-Shaman-Druid composition we saw XRB use to win Europe Cup #1.

Team Name: Bologna Ponies
Roster: Novoz, Thugonomics, Chunli, Vellido

Formerly known as Splyce, this is one of the few rosters to stick together through the off-season. This team came 5th at BlizzCon last year utilizing Vellido and Chunli’s synergy as Windwalker Monk, Death knight. This composition is still strong, and with Thugonomics bringing his patented Destruction Warlock, this is a team that should be feared.

Team Name: Method Orange
Roster: Trill, Mes, Cdew

Another strong cleave team, Trill and Mes are melee specialists. They’ve added Cdew for 2018 and hope to bank in his experience as a 3x BlizzCon competitor in return for that final acolyte all 3 of them are so hungry to achieve. As a fan favorite, these players are popular streamers and Venruki states this support can give them a home-town advantage. The roster is still hosting try-outs for a 4th to round out the squad, so watch this space!

Team Name: The Rejects
Roster: Jahmilli, Roastyz, Sethcurry, Rubcub

Every off-season has sob-stories, but you wouldn’t think this is one looking at the roster. Each of the 4 players are considered some of the best of their class, and although they haven’t ever played together this makes them a real wildcard. Jahmilli led Tempo Storm to #1 in online competition last year, and if we learned anything from BlizzCon 2017, it was to never count out Rubcub.

You can stay on top of all the World of Warcraft Arena World Championship brackets, rules, and tournament information on Battlefy.

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Dark Legacy Comics #620
DLC #620 has been released.

This article was originally published in forum thread: Shu-zen, the Divine Sentinel Mount, Item Level Squish, NA Arena Cup #1, DLC #620 started by chaud View original post
Comments 81 Comments
  1. Deathleecher's Avatar
    and EU/US gets nothing. ! Great, just piss all over us! This is just lame.

    Fix this into our version aswell,dont care how, just make it happen,! Do i need to buy sub for 6 or 12 month, dont care, im never unsubed anyway.
  1. Ishayu's Avatar
    Quote Originally Posted by Fummockelchen View Post
    fixed your thought flaw there buddy.
    A level squish is just silly and should never happen. People being scared of bigger numbers is just silly.
    ANd I personally want to see my toon one day at level 200
    It's objectively not silly. 120 levels is a lot, and if there is no reward for each and every one of them and the mobs scale up around you with each one you get, then levelling up is going to feel like a punishment; everything becomes harder, not easier.
  1. Nixius's Avatar
    Arooo! What a cool mount.
  1. sopeonaroap's Avatar
    Quote Originally Posted by jk1895 View Post
    I hate the item squish! 20% crit vs. 5% crit. Yes Bli$$ard take my money. Idiots
    it doesn't change percentages since they're relative to the numbers them self and that relationship doesn't change
  1. Daedius's Avatar
    I want that dog mount, God damn it!
  1. Nutri's Avatar
    Just the idea of having a chance to get a Swift Spectral Tiger of Feldrake would make me buy that promo without a doubt.
  1. tanksin the enhance shamy's Avatar
    gg blizz gotta give those chinese gold farmers mounts to sell
  1. McFuu's Avatar
    Blizz, I need Doggo mount.
    The world.
  1. Exotath's Avatar
    The dog looks more like a fat and mentally challenged cat to me.
  1. Binki's Avatar
    Probably it will be RaF reward, just like pig pet that used to be Chinese only pet.
  1. hunterakos's Avatar
    If this mount won't make it somehow in EU/US there will be blood....just saying
  1. mingarrubia's Avatar
    That mount is horrendous.
  1. Tupolew519's Avatar
    I prefer purky puck.
  1. Tiwack's Avatar
    Pay money for loot-boxes with TCG goodies is just around the corner... maybe as part of maintaining recurring subs? Devious.
  1. Sparklelord's Avatar
    Quote Originally Posted by Mormolyce View Post
    Give. Me. That. Fucking. Mount.
    This omg this
  1. SensationalBanana's Avatar

    Western players when they add Store mounts to Western realms: "Moneygrabbing omfg they never add unique mounts to the game anymore fuck you Blizzard!!"
    Western players when they add a promotion mount setting you up for 6 months of payment to Chinese players: "GIVE IT TO US OR RIOT!!!".
  1. Tiwack's Avatar
    Quote Originally Posted by CharrforLife View Post
    The 'DOG' Mount with the 'CAT' moves... common Blizz... you have Wolf mounts, use those moves.
    Yea wtf
  1. sagape's Avatar
    Quote Originally Posted by Rorcanna View Post

    Western players when they add Store mounts to Western realms: "Moneygrabbing omfg they never add unique mounts to the game anymore fuck you Blizzard!!"
    Western players when they add a promotion mount setting you up for 6 months of payment to Chinese players: "GIVE IT TO US OR RIOT!!!".
    How about equality? they get a promotion for paying 6 months we get the same treatment, we have Store mounts they get the same sstore mounts.
  1. AxellSlade's Avatar
    Item level 1000 - Now Item Level 280
    Item level 970 - Now Item Level 250
    Item level 940 - Now Item Level 220
    Yet the picture shows iLvl 1000 being reduced to iLvl 250? Nobody noticed that?
  1. Mamut's Avatar
    Quote Originally Posted by jk1895 View Post
    I hate the item squish! 20% crit vs. 5% crit. Yes Bli$$ard take my money. Idiots
    You are the idiot here if you think item squish gonna make your 20% crit equal to 5%.

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