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Hotfixes: August 23, 2018

Here are the latest hotfixes that were implemented for World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth.  Our Updates section has an archive of all known hotfixes.


Azerite Powers

  • Fixed an issue where Havoc Demon Hunters in Metamorphosis would not reliably trigger Meticulous Scheming.


  • Power Word: Fortitude, Arcane Intellect, and Battle Shout are visible on raid frames (out of combat) to all members of the class who can cast them.
  • Paladin

Creatures and NPCs

  • Fixed an issue with Faceless Tendrils in Atul’aman that caused them to ignore line of sight.


  • Waycrest Manor
    • Fixed an issue where a sister in the Heartsbane Triad could end up as the last witch alive and still have her damage reduction shield.
    • Fixed a bug where the Heartsbane Triad could be considered defeated at incorrect times.


  • Players should no longer be able to use the Electroshock Mount Motivator to motivate flight path mounts to move quicker.
  • Wolfpelt Greatcloak now has the same amount of stamina as other, similar cloaks.

Pet Battles

  • Beguiling Orb can now be interacted with by multiple players at the same time.

Player versus Player

  • Druid
    • Balance
      • Ironfeather Armor no longer incorrectly increases the haste gained by Incarnation: Chosen of Elune.


  • Xun Xun Sweetflower will now allow you to complete “Exotic Spices.”
  • Bumbles should no longer be missing from the Mildenhall Meadery for “Let’s Bee Friends”.

World Quests

  • Bear Heart and Caustic Sap now drop more frequently for “Bruin Potions”.


  • A Horde flight path icon for Erika Jones is now present on the world map.
  • The Fort Daelin Inn now grants rest.
  • The Watertusk now grants rest to Alliance players.
  • Binding your hearthstone to The Hozen Throne now refers to the player’s location appropriately as “The Hozen Throne”.