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Questions tagged [world-of-warcraft]

A fantasy MMORPG developed by Blizzard Entertainment. It is the fourth game set in the Warcraft universe, and features an expansive world in which players choose a faction and character race, and can perform quests, craft and collect items to outfit their characters, kill enemies, and participate in ...

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How do Legacy raid lockouts work in World Of Warcraft?

I am looking to go back to old legacy raids, to attempt to farm for some rare mount drops. Looking at specific mounts from, for example, Dragon Soul, it mentions that the mount drops: from ...
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How do I determine my critical hit chance in World of Warcraft against raid bosses?

Looking at my Critial Hit Chance I would initially think it was 33%, but hovering over it I see two different values. What do these mean?
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Is it possible to earn the Battlemaster achievement if you did not finish all of the Strand achievements before its removal?

In order to earn the Battlemaster achievement, you have to complete the master achievements for Warsong Gulch, Arathi Basin, Alterac Valley, Eye of the Storm, and Strand of the Ancients. When Battle ...
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How does the Explosive M+ affix work in World of Warcraft in relation to 'AoE spells'?

Looking at the Mythic Plus affixes this week, there are TYRANNICAL BOLSTERING EXPLOSIVE INFESTED The explosive affix is stated to be: Creatures have a chance to summon an Explosive Orb at a ...
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How do you change the location of the FPS counter in World of Warcraft?

Pressing the default hot key, Ctrl + R I am able to view the FPS that World of Warcraft is running at. Unfortunately, this counter is in the middle of my screen, and constantly changes position ...
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How to show FPS in World of Warcraft?

My guild member recently uploaded a screenshot of their UI and mentioned world of Warcraft has an in game option to show FPS. I was unable to find this in the settings. How do you show FPS in WoW?
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WoW Spell ID Question from API [closed]

I'm trying to use the Blizzard Spell ID API to do something like this website does: https://wow.gamepedia.com/Mage_abilities However, the API doesn't return the class that uses that spell. So, just ...
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What were the achievements in Vanilla World of Warcraft?

What were the achievements in Vanilla WoW? I know they weren't in the game at the time, but weren't some added that you could no longer get? A list would be great! Thanks.
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How much Maelstrom does the Elemental Shaman mastery give?

Looking at the Elemental Shaman mastery in World of warcraft it states that: Your Lightning Bolt, and Chain Lightning casts have a 15.0% chance to trigger a second cast on the same target for 85% ...
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Archive of the Titans Azerite trait stacking

I've done some research and simulations and now have several different results, so I'm not entirely sure how the stacking of the Azerite trait Archive of the Titans really works and what the benefit ...
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How many levels do I need to level a pet for it to count as “levelling it myself”?

All over WoW you can battle various wild pets and you can potentially capture them. They have all different levels depending on where you're battling them (higher level zones tend to have higher level ...
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Does using Battle Stones count as “leveling pets yourself”?

For the Tournament of Celestials on Pandaria, you need to have levelled 15 pets to level 25 yourself. I assume that means you level them all the way from 1-25 yourself, instead of just like...buying ...
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BFA emissaries order

I noticed on US realms are different emissaries quests as on EU realms. Any I do not know which emissary quest will be active for another day, I know rule you can have same quests in three days, but ...
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What is the highest item level gear you can receive from a BFA world quest?

So far in Battle for Azeroth, the highest base item level I have seen on world quest gear is 330 for solo quests and 340 for dungeons. The highest item level I have received from a world quest is a ...
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How is the Cache of Uldir item level reward determined in World Of Warcraft?

For certain weekly events, a quest appears that rewards upon completion a "Cache of Uldir". Two weeks ago, the item level reward was from Heroic. Under the item it shows different levels, such as ...
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How does the Heart Of Azeroth azerite reduction work?

If I have 90% of a level, and the week resets will I gain a level? or does the ratio stay the same and the amount overall is reduced?
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All sources of BFA items by item level in WoW? [closed]

I wonder about all sources of items in BFA content, and IL which can be dropped (non forged), I know I can get items from dungeons, and PvP but want to know all sources of items by item level, I am ...
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What does the term 'Spot Healing' mean in World of Warcraft?

Watching a World of Warcraft stream, the caster mentioned that the healers were "spot healing" the tank. What does the term 'spot healing' mean?
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WOW: BfA Item level scaling in (instanced) PvP

In the last expansion (Legion) in non-world PvP (battlegrounds, arenas) stats scaled by item level via so called "PvP templates". Does stat scaling / PvP templates still exist in Battle for Azeroth (...
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In Uldir on Zul, do the Bloodhexers have the healing ability on normal, or only heroic/mythic difficulty?

Looking at this guide, it appears that the healing ability is only on Heroic. But in the fight, I was noticing that the Bloodhexers had the buff that if they were in 20 yards it would heal all ally's, ...
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Ways to prevent getting dazed and being dismounted

In BfA got myself Sky Golem for herb mining, however, I get dismounted way more often than I did with normal mount, which is to say annoying would be a huge understatement... I saw a guy who was ...
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Does the Potion of Herb Tracking stack on the same follower?

In World of Warcraft Battle for Azeroth, I have a follower that has 2 equipment slots. If I put two Potion of Herb Tracking on that follower, will I have two chances of getting a herb return? Or will ...
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Is the bee mount actually obtainable in BfA?

I know you can ride one when you use the flight master near the bee hive in Stormsong Valley, but that's just a taxi and no obtainable mount. Is there a real bee mount in BfA we can actually obtain?
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When do the daily World Emissary quests unlock in World of Warcraft?

Looking at my map, it displays that I will receive another Emissary quest "tomorrow", as well as in 2 days and 3 days. At what time do these reset? Is it based off of server time, or a realm time in ...
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Fierce and Cruel Gladiator vendors? World of Warcraft Battle for Azeroth 8.0.1

I seem to be lost, I remember seeing a vendor for Fierce/Cruel gladiator sets before launch but now I can't seem to find them anymore. Help
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What does the term 'Utility' refer to for a class in World of Warcraft?

I was reading a guide online and one of the pro's for a class said that it has "excellent utility". What does 'utility' refer to in this case? What kind of traits would a class with 'excellent ...
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Does the Active Azerite Power Trait 'Filthy Transfusion' deal AoE damage?

One of the new Azerite traits in World of Warcraft is Filthy Transfusion, which "Your damaging abilities have a chance to invoke a tainted swamp beneath the target, siphoning 3654 health from them ...
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Is G'huun in Zandalari an Old God, a Wild God, or a Loa?

Playing through Nazmir in Battle for Azeroth, G'huun is constantly referred to as a Loa, but then the wiki also mentions that G'huun is an old god. Reading through more of the wiki, it seems that G'...
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How do you unlock rank 2 and 3 alchemy recipes in World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth?

I recently got into Zandalar, and saw that I have new potions for alchemy. There are rank 2 and 3 of these potions, how do I unlock the ranks for them?
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Can I disable other players from seeing my character's online status without using the appear offline toggle?

In World of Warcraft, you can basically add anyone to your friends list and see their status. What if there are players out there that have me added to their friends list and I don't know it? How do ...
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Is it possible to have “exalted” reputations with both Steemwheedle cartel and Bloodsail Buccaneers at the same time?

The new expansion has an achievement for 100 exalted reputation. So I want to ask if it is possible to have both these reputations on "exalted" at the same time. If yes, how should I farm it?
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How do major attributes like agility compare to minor attributes like versatility

I am having hard time choosing my gear like for example: what is better, item with +1 agility or +2 versatility? Both attributes translate to increase in damage... How do major attributes like ...
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Will I have to level my profession up to the current max for Battle for Azeroth?

I recently used my boost and have a new character in World of Warcraft. In the upcoming expansion, I want to be able to use the alchemy/herblism that I have, but they are at level 1. In the classic ...
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How can I get weapons for 3rd spec?

Months ago I played my rogue and got legendaries for outlaw and sub specs. I return now to WoW and wanted to try out assassination, but I never got my assassination legendary weapons. The two ...
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Can I get my Battle.Net authenticator to accept one-button approval instead of codes?

If I log into the Blizzard website, or for some games, I can get the authenticator to pop up a request that I just have to approve or deny, to be able to log in. However, I've noticed that for WoW, ...
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Your artifact is at full power

I'm a priest. I'm level 110, I completed a raid and then got a quest to go to Orgrimmar for some important business, watched a cut scene where the goblin leader showed a glowing thing to the warchief, ...
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Does the Potion of Treasure Finding function on all mobs in Deepholm?

In World of Warcraft there is a Treasure Finding potion, which "Allows you to sometimes find extra treasure from monsters in Mount Hyjal, Vashj'ir, Deepholm, Twilight Highlands and Uldum. Lasts 1 ...
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How do you show party members debuffs on the enemies unit frame in World of Warcraft?

I want to be able to see what kind of debuffs are on the enemy from the select window here. How do I enable enemy bebuffs to be seen?
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Can I change the colour of player nameplates?

I have a LOT of trouble reading the odd purple/blue colour that WoW uses for player nameplates. I have to be pretty much on top of someone to make them out, and even then I struggle, it's just not a ...
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Why can I transmog X weapon into Y weapon but not Y weapon into X weapon?

I had a pickax and a sword on my Fury Warrior, and I wanted to have two pickaxes. But when I went to transmog it, I was unable to make my sword look like my pickax (counts as an ax). I assumed this ...
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how to tank with low level brewmaster monk

I started playing WOW again and want to try out (Brewmaster) monk tanking. Currently at lvl 15, and I wonder how am I supposed to keep aggro at this level (and coming levels)? More specifically, I ...
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What are the official resources available for guild recruitment? [duplicate]

What are the official (provided by Blizzard) resources (forums, websites, in-game mechanics) for guild recruitment or for finding a guild that fits your criteria?
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How do I get World of Warcraft to install via the disc and not the internet?

I just purchased World of Warcraft, it came with four 7.8GB DVDs, and after using Disc 1 and allowing it to install battle.net, it appears battle.net is installing WoW from the internet. I've tried ...
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How important are Perf rating and Raider IO Score for getting into pugging HC/Mythic/M+ content

I am wondering if this has an impact for the majority of players trying to pug HC/Mythic/M+ content. Currently I am clearing Mythic and doing high (+18-+21) Mythic+ content with my guild so I ...
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What happens with race-rep when you racechange?

A thing I am wondering about, but dont want to test out as it will at least cost me 40 bucks is, what happens to the rep you get from picking a race, when you change it afterwards. I'm currently ...
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Do Constellar Delegates take extra chaos damage?

During Phase 3 of the Argus encounter, Constellar Delegates spawn, and shortly suffer debuffs amplifying the damage they take from specific elements. Some spells have two elements - Hand of Gul'dan, ...
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AddOn: Bartender4 custom condition - change scale of bar on keypress

Can you tell me if it's possible to use the Bartender4 custom conditions to change the scale of an actionbar triggered by keypress? If i's possible to use the conditions I'd aprreciate any hint to ...
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What is the best way to farm prestige in WOW?

As the title says, what would be a good way to farm prestige? Just grind the bgs and arenas or do WQ's or both? The main reason I want to level up my prestige is to get the mounts, so I would like to ...
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Battle for Azeroth allied race access across multiple accounts

I have several game accounts all linked with each other as part of one battle.net account. I'm able to share mounts and heirlooms between these accounts. I'm trying to figure out how Allied Races ...
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WoW: Help with a macro

I was trying to make a macro which will cast a mount out of combat when pressing the Alt key. I made this: /cast [modifier:alt][nocombat]Pegaso But it doesn't work. Can you help me?