Regional FlagTuning Adjustments for 21-JuneSource
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#1 - 2017/06/16 10:38:00 PM
Following the release of Patch 7.2.5, we continue to monitor every spec's performance and make tuning adjustments as necessary. With the opening of the Tomb of Sargeras in mind, during scheduled maintenance on 21 June, we expect to make the following changes:

Demon Hunter
  • Vengeance
    • Damage of all abilities reduced by 5%.
    • Spirit Bomb damage reduced by 33%.
Hunter
  • Survival
    • Damage of all abilities increased by 3%.
Mage
  • Arcane
    • Damage of all abilities increased by 3%.
  • Fire
    • Damage of all abilities increased by 3%.
Monk
  • Brewmaster
    • Stagger now has 40% effectiveness against Magic damage (was 50%).
Paladin
  • Retribution
    • Damage of all abilities increased 3.5%
Priest
  • Discipline
    • Evangelism now has a duration of 6 seconds (was 7 seconds).
Shaman
  • Elemental
    • Damage of all abilities increased by 3%.
    • Smoldering Heart proc chance is now 10% per 100 Maelstrom spent (was 20%).
Warlock
  • Affliction
    • Damage of all abilities reduced by 5%.
  • Destruction
    • Damage of all abilities reduced by 5%.
Warrior
  • Arms
    • Trauma can no longer Critically Strike.
    • Damage of all abilities reduced by 4%.

In addition to the class changes above, we're doing some final tuning on a couple of the forthcoming Tier-20 sets:

  • Brewmaster Monk Tier 20 2-piece now has a 40% chance to generate a Gift of the Ox Healing Sphere (was 100%).
  • Retribution Paladin Tier 20 2-piece bonus now increases Blade of Justice damage by 20% (was 15%).