World of Warcraft - August 30th hotfixes

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In the current round of updates for World of Warcraft is about the feral druid balancing and many minor bug fixes.

You can find the detailed German patch notes below:

World of Warcraft - Hotfixes August 30, 2018

Azerite Traits

  • Fixed a bug that caused Indomitable Justice (Paladin) to deal less damage than intended under certain circumstances.


  • Demon Hunter
    • Fixed a bug that allowed Demon Hunters to die prematurely if they 'Glide' away from Dazar'alor.
  • Druid
    • Savagery
      • Energy regeneration increased by 10 %.
      • Berserker duration increased to 20 seconds (was 15 seconds).
      • Brutal Slashing energy cost reduced to 25 (was 30).
      • The Feral Specialization's speed bonus has been reduced to 25 % (was 50 %).
      • Shredded damage increased by 15 %.
      • Swipe energy cost reduced to 35 (was 40).
      • Hulk's energy cost reduced to 40 (was 45). Slash damage reduced by 11 %.

Creatures & NPCs

  • Treasure hunters in the Dead Flood area no longer automatically mark Horde players for PvP.

Dungeons & Raids

  • Free port
    • There is now an NPC at the end of Freeport that teleports players out of the dungeon.
  • Tol Dagor
    • Overseer Korgus' cardiac arrest venom now rises 25 % more slowly and is completely degraded over 2 seconds when a target is stunned by it.
  • Ulduar
    • Algalon the Observer's abilities now deal less damage.


  • Merektha's fang now applies Malevolent Poison to targets every 1 second (up from every 0.5 seconds).
  • Reinforced Hide and Folded Steel Fittings now properly reduce damage taken.
  • Wormhole Generator: Argus will now be interrupted if the character takes damage while channeling.


  • The Amber Battlehorn now properly increases the success chance of missions by 10 % for each participating squad.


  • Alchemy
    • The crafting of Endless Tinctures of Fragmented Power and Waving Alchemist Stones now grants an additional item where appropriate.
  • Enchanting
    • Coastal Surge, Eliminate, Rush of the Elements, and Storm Force Weapon Enchantments now properly cost less reagents when increasing in recipe rank.
  • Engineering skill
    • The interdimensional companion repository can now be stacked up to 20 times as intended.
  • Inscription
    • Contracts now have a duration of seven days as intended.

World quests

  • Characters now only see world quests for their own professions on the map.
  • Tidesage ritualists have received an additional ritual course and can no longer escape during "tide teaching".
  • "Bridgehead" no longer causes nearby protective paladins to lose "Last Defender".
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