Celestalon let us know that you’ll be able to access proving grounds at level 30 (at the very least the bronze version) and that the npcs will scale up to your item level instead of your gear being scaled down in the future!
@Sqwertie In 6.0: Bronze available at level 30 and above. The NPCs scale to your ilvl instead of it downscaling your ilvl.
EU character copies are coming. We’re hoping to have them functional in the next major build.To give a little insight: the beta realms are located in one of our North American datacenters. European characters are, obviously, located in European datacenters. For a number of obscure technical reasons, getting those datacenters to securely communicate with each other to transfer character data has been a much larger challenge than we expected.We think we’ve got it solved, though, so (fingers crossed) you should be able to copy your characters soon!
Chris Robinson, Senior Art Director at Blizzard, has gone to twitter to explain that sadly the blood elf model update will not make it at the WoD launch. However the Trolls will still make it for launch! The artcraft should come next week or the week after.
We’ve been receiving a lot of questions about Blood Elves, so I wanted to give an update, cont.
This week’s podcast is now up on the interwebs! This week we talk about various models in the WoD Alpha datamined by mmo-champion, the consequences of a talent like Lone Wolf, the class accessories preview and the effect of the long wait time for WoD.
The WoW Weekly Podcast’s new episode is up! This week we talk about the announced item upgrades in patch 5.4.8, old design tweets from Cory Stockton and if there should be additional things added to WoD that haven’t been announced yet.