World of Warcraft’s 8.2 replace, named Rise of Azshara, arrives on June 25, Blizzard introduced at the moment alongside a brand new trailer (above). For these pissed off by Battle for Azeroth’s wonky Coronary heart of Azeroth and Azerite Armor development methods, Rise of Azshara needs to be a welcome replace, because it introduces huge reworks that goal to make grinding for higher gear a way more gratifying course of. And that is with out even mentioning that Rise of Azshara can even introduce two attractive new zones, a brand new mega-dungeon, and, ultimately, a brand new raid.
Wowhead has a great breakdown of the whole lot coming, however that is Battle for Azeroth’s second main replace, and which means a great deal of thrilling new issues to find. Along with the 2, distinct zones of Nazjatar and Mechagon that might be stuffed with quests that push the principle story ahead, Rise of Azshara additionally provides flying for many who full a protracted collection of achievements, new gear and armor—together with stuff in your mounts to allow them to stroll on water—and Heroic-difficulty Warfronts. Oh, and two new Island Expeditions too.
After which, on July 9, Season three begins with the Azshara’s Everlasting Palace raid, a brand new Mythic+ affix, and a reset of the PVP rating system (however with new rewards to earn too).
It’s a lot of exciting stuff, and even when patch 8.2 does not find yourself fixing the whole lot that gamers don’t love about Battle for Azeroth, it is all the time thrilling to get some new areas to discover.
Rise of Azshara launches on June 25.