Regional FlagClass Adjustments With Maintenance 6 DecemberSource
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#1 - 2017/12/04 08:22:00 PM
On 6 December, with maintenance in each region, we're planning the following class tuning:

Classes
  • Priest
    • Shadow
      • Vampiric Touch and Shadow Word: Pain damage reduced by 12%.
      • All other abilities increased by 3%.
  • Rogue
    • Outlaw
      • All damage abilities increased by 4%.
  • Warlock
    • Affliction
      • Corruption and Agony damage reduced 6%
      • Unstable Affliction damage reduced 4%

Items
  • Demon Hunter
    • Havoc
      • Felreaper Vestments 2-piece bonus changed to 40% Eye Beam damage (was 30% Eye Beam damage).
      • Felreaper Vestments 4-piece haste bonus changed to 25% (was 15%).
  • Druid
    • Balance
      • Stormheart Raiment 4-piece – Starsurge and Starfall now increase your Haste by 2% (was 3%), stacking up to 4 times (was 5).
  • Hunter
    • Beast Mastery

      • Serpentstalker Guise 4-piece – Kill Command now reduces the cooldown of Aspect of the Wild by 2.5 seconds (was 1.5 seconds).
    • Marksmanship
      • Serpentstalker Guise 4-piece – Marked Shot now has a 50% chance (was 30%) to fire an extra Marked shot at up to 3 additional targets.
  • Monk
    • Brewmaster
      • Chi-Ji’s Battle Gear 4-piece – Dodging an attack now reduces the remaining cooldown of Breath of Fire by 2.0 seconds (was 1.0 seconds).
  • Rogue
    • Assassination
      • Regalia of the Dashing Scoundrel 4-piece – Your Deadly or Wound Poison critical strike now generate 3 Energy (was 2 Energy).
    • Subtlety
      • Regalia of the Dashing Scoundrel 4-piece – Backstab and Shadowstrike now have a 4% chance (was 3%) to grant Shadow Gestures.
  • Warlock
    • Affliction
      • Diabolic Raiment 4-piece – Spending a Soul Shard now has a chance to grant you 10% Haste (was 15%).
      • Grim Inquisitor’s Regalia 4-piece – Unstable Affliction and Seed of Corruption now increase the damage targets take from your Agony and Corruption by 15% (was 10%).
    • Demonology
      • Grim Inquisitor’s Regalia 4-piece – Demonic Empowerment now causes your Dreadstalkers to immediately cast another Dreadbite with 75% increased damage (was 50%).
  • Warrior
    • Arms
      • Titanic Onslaught Armor 4-piece – The amount of bonus Mortal Strike damage events has been reduced to 2 during Bladestorm (was 3), and 1 during Ravager (was 2).

Player versus Player
  • Priest
    • Shadow
      • PvP Template Intellect increased by 2%.
      • Mind Blast damage increased by 5% in PvP situations.
      • Mind Flay damage increased by 15% in PvP situations.
  • Warlock
    • Affliction
      • PvP Template Versatility increased by 25%.


As always, we're keeping a very close eye on performance across all specs. Thank you very much for your feedback!

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#39 - 2017/12/05 01:15:00 PM
Update: We've decided to revert the Convergence of Fates hotfixes. Original post has been edited accordingly.

Warrior
Fury

  • C̶o̶n̶v̶e̶r̶g̶e̶n̶c̶e̶ ̶o̶f̶ ̶F̶a̶t̶e̶s̶ ̶h̶a̶s̶ ̶b̶e̶e̶n̶ ̶c̶h̶a̶n̶g̶e̶d̶ ̶w̶h̶e̶n̶ ̶u̶s̶e̶d̶ ̶w̶i̶t̶h̶ ̶J̶u̶g̶g̶e̶r̶n̶a̶u̶t̶ ̶B̶a̶t̶t̶l̶e̶g̶e̶a̶r̶ ̶4̶-̶p̶i̶e̶c̶e̶.̶ ̶N̶o̶w̶ ̶w̶h̶e̶n̶ ̶b̶o̶t̶h̶ ̶a̶r̶e̶ ̶e̶q̶u̶i̶p̶p̶e̶d̶,̶ ̶a̶f̶t̶e̶r̶ ̶B̶a̶t̶t̶l̶e̶ ̶C̶r̶y̶ ̶i̶s̶ ̶c̶a̶s̶t̶,̶ ̶a̶ ̶b̶u̶f̶f̶ ̶i̶n̶c̶r̶e̶a̶s̶e̶s̶ ̶t̶h̶e̶ ̶v̶a̶l̶u̶e̶ ̶o̶f̶ ̶t̶h̶e̶ ̶s̶e̶t̶ ̶b̶o̶n̶u̶s̶ ̶f̶r̶o̶m̶ ̶0̶ ̶t̶o̶ ̶1̶0̶0̶%̶ ̶o̶v̶e̶r̶ ̶t̶h̶e̶ ̶s̶p̶a̶n̶ ̶o̶f̶ ̶4̶5̶ ̶s̶e̶c̶o̶n̶d̶s̶.̶Hunter
    Beast Mastery

  • C̶o̶n̶v̶e̶r̶g̶e̶n̶c̶e̶ ̶o̶f̶ ̶F̶a̶t̶e̶s̶ ̶n̶o̶w̶ ̶c̶a̶u̶s̶e̶s̶ ̶t̶h̶e̶ ̶S̶e̶r̶p̶e̶n̶t̶s̶t̶a̶l̶k̶e̶r̶ ̶G̶u̶i̶s̶e̶ ̶4̶-̶p̶i̶e̶c̶e̶ ̶s̶e̶t̶ ̶b̶o̶n̶u̶s̶ ̶t̶o̶ ̶b̶e̶ ̶r̶e̶d̶u̶c̶e̶d̶ ̶b̶y̶ ̶5̶0̶%̶.̶
  • D̶e̶v̶e̶l̶o̶p̶e̶r̶s̶'̶ ̶n̶o̶t̶e̶s̶:̶ ̶W̶i̶t̶h̶ ̶t̶h̶i̶s̶ ̶t̶r̶i̶n̶k̶e̶t̶ ̶a̶n̶d̶ ̶t̶h̶e̶ ̶4̶-̶p̶i̶e̶c̶e̶ ̶s̶e̶t̶,̶ ̶i̶n̶s̶t̶e̶a̶d̶ ̶o̶f̶ ̶r̶e̶c̶e̶i̶v̶i̶n̶g̶ ̶2̶.̶5̶ ̶s̶e̶c̶o̶n̶d̶s̶ ̶o̶f̶ ̶r̶e̶d̶u̶c̶t̶i̶o̶n̶ ̶p̶e̶r̶ ̶K̶i̶l̶l̶ ̶C̶o̶m̶m̶a̶n̶d̶,̶ ̶y̶o̶u̶'̶l̶l̶ ̶r̶e̶c̶e̶i̶v̶e̶ ̶1̶.̶2̶5̶ ̶s̶e̶c̶o̶n̶d̶s̶ ̶o̶f̶ ̶c̶o̶o̶l̶d̶o̶w̶n̶ ̶r̶e̶d̶u̶c̶t̶i̶o̶n̶ ̶p̶e̶r̶ ̶K̶i̶l̶l̶ ̶C̶o̶m̶m̶a̶n̶d̶.̶