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Congratulations to Asylunn for reaching 110 today, his first Iron Champion in Legion. This is the first Iron Champion title for the character, however, Asy has completed the challenge twice before: Asyluun at 100, a Night Elf Hunter in Warlords, and Asyiiron at 90, a Pandaren Hunter in Mists.

Asy went from 1 to 110 in a total /played of 7 days, 11 hours. In real time the Level 10-110 time was 51 days, 13 hours, 17 minutes, 34 seconds.

Asylunn is the 15th character to reach the top so far in Legion. He’s also the 5th Hunter and 3rd Pandaren.

Asy is known for his quick leveling and we’re very elated he was able to turn the corner and bring the title home. Congrats Asy!

Also, if you’re not sure, you can send Asy a quick tweet at @Asyluun and ask him if spec changes are allowed or not.

Big congratulations to Deidrevenw for attaining yet another Iron Champion title, becoming the first Warlock AND first Worgen to earn the title in Legion. This is the first Iron Champion title for the character, however, it’s the player’s 4th Iron Champion title this expansion (he also has the World First Blood Thirsty Champion title, also earned in Legion). Deidreven also boasts a repertoire of 7 Iron Champion titles over 4 characters (there might be more that we’re not aware of).

Deidrevenw’s /played time was 7 days 2 hours!

Easter-Eggs_no_backgroundNobelgarden is here for one week only! The event runs from April 17 through April 24. We’re using the WoWHead.com Noblegarden Guide to cover what you can and can’t do for your Challengers.

Noblegarden Chocolates: Yes and no. You are allowed to use them to regain your health, however, they provide a buff (Stamina and Spirit) that must be removed. Right-click the buff off.

Vanity Clothes: You are able to use the Noblegarden Chocolates to obtain all of these White Quality gear. They are all allowed.

Egg Basket: The egg basket is in a bit of a grey area. It has an on-use effect that increases your speed by 60% for 10 seconds only during the Noblegarden event and only in areas where there are brightly coloured eggs found ie. starting zones. Since this is a white-quality piece of GEAR that is being equipped with a limited duration and limited area of use we’re going to say it’s allowed.

Mounts and Pets: There are three pets (Spring Rabbit’s FootMystical Spring Bouquet and Noblegarden Bunny) as well as one mount (Swift Springstrider). It is okay to obtain these, however, this does not mean you can use the pets in pet battles on your challenger.

Quests: Completely okay to do.

The WoW Challenges Podcast is the podcast for keeping the community up to date with news and information for your Challenge Toons!

Stone and Leeta is joined by Pandora to discuss their week in World of Warcraft.

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Stone
Twitter – @StoneGrasp
Podcast – Adventures in Azeroth

Leeta
Twitter – @LeetaWoW
Podcasts:- Behind the Avatar and Adventures in Azeroth

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Beware all Challengers! The beasts in Un’goro Crater are in a feeding frenzy!

Well… some of them. Regular mobs are still in the Level 50 range, however, the elite T-rex’s have been buffed so they will match your character’s level. Keep an eye out for them.

There are also Level 113 Elite bosses that spring up in the Crater, three are up at any given time. They will absolutely decimate your challenger.

Use of the Dino Mojo is not allowed as this provides a random buff. If you get this buff (which you shouldn’t, since it’s supposed to be applied to party members only and there’s no reason why you’d need to be in a party, RIGHT?), simply right-click this off.

You can find more information on the event by checking out this wowhead guide: http://www.wowhead.com/news=261293/ungoro-madness-micro-holiday-now-live-eu-us

Congratulations to Awayn for becoming the 11th challenger to complete the Ironman Challenge in Legion! Awayn, a draenei hunter and Level 100 Iron Champion, went from Level 100 to 110 in 271 days, 1 hour and 53 minutes (this is actual real-time, not /played ’cause Blizzard has made that information private).

This is the second time the character has made it to max level and (I believe) the second Iron Champion character Awayn’s owner has.

Awayn is only the 4th hunter we’ve had to hit the Legion Iron Champion mark, a number that’s a lot lower this time around since Warlords.

 

 

The release of Legion included the quest chain to tame and drag around your very own falcosaur. There is a very cool reward at the end, so cool, in fact, that Blizzard decided to let you earn this not once but FOUR TIMES. There are fifteen quests for each falcosaur (as per wowhead.com: http://www.wowhead.com/falcosaur-guide), so sixty in total.

The interesting part, subsequently the part that gives Blood Thirsty Challengers a headache, is the fact these quests are account-wide. These act like the Pet Trainer quests, which also are account-wide, and see your new Level 1 toon with 50+ completed quests.

So what do we do?

At this point there really is only one thing to do… up the cap limit from 150 to 210 to account for the extra 60 account-wide quests a character could conceivably start with. For Blood Thirsty characters that were created before June 1 2016, your cap limit is not changed, it’s still 300 (this number was set arbitrarily high in order to account for all sorts of things).

These changes have been applied already. We’ve also reset everyone’s flags from red to green and will let the nightly job run to correctly set everyone’s flag.

We’ve fixed a bug / issue where the quest cap wasn’t getting changed if your character was already in our system. So if you created a character before June 1 2016, you’d have a quest cap of 300 even if you died and rerolled a new Blood Thirsty character with the same name. We’re going to look at your Level 10 time instead (should have done this in the first place!) and set your quest cap based on that.

If anyone notices anything strange or wonky, please let Stone know.

A new mount is available in World of Warcraft: the Primal Flamesaber! All you need to do is play 15 games of HotS as a WoW character with at least one friend from your Bnet friends list. Wins? Losses? Doesn’t matter!  Not a fan of HotS? Well, to be honest, Stone isn’t either, however, it’s been known that he DOES have fun in there from time to time.

Stone is offering all WoW Challenges Patrons a friend to play with. While he’s not particularly great at HotS, it should be pretty easy to knock out 15 games against a beginner AI, right?

Are you on EU or US realms? From Australia? No problem…  we’ll work out some times where we can get on… the more the merrier! This event lasts from Feb.14 (Feb.15 for EU) through to Mar.14.

Here is a great guide from WoWHead on the event: http://www.wowhead.com/news=259985/acquiring-the-primal-flamesaber-beginner-heroes-of-the-storm-tips-for-wow-player

Love is in the Air has started and will run from February 7 through to February 21. We go over the WoWHead.com Love is in the Air Guide and let you know what’s allowed for your Challengers.

Quests: All quests are okay to do except for Blood Thirsty challengers.

Lovely Cards: The Lovely Cards (example: Lovely Undercity Card) are NOT allowed as they provide stat buffs for your character.

Love Tokens: These can be spent on a number of things, however, please keep in mind that the Box of Chocolates and anything that is a Cologne or Perfume are NOT allowed as they provide you buffs.

Dresses & Suits: There are white-quality dresses and suits that can be equipped, so these are fair game for your Challengers. No need to worry about equipping an item and getting flagged for it.

Apothecary Hummel: NOT ALLOWED as this counts as a dungeon. You’ll need to use your regular characters for your chance at the Big Love Rocket.

Collecting Charms: You’re allowed to collect charms for achievements if you want except Pacifists as the Lovely Charms require you to land the killing blow to receive the charm.

The WoW Challenges Podcast is the podcast for keeping the community up to date with news and information for your Challenge Toons!

Stone and Leeta discuss their week in World of Warcraft.

World of Warcraft News

  • Twilight Cultists level scaling in Silithus

Site News

  • ANNOUNCE OUR FIRST EVER BLOOD THIRSTY CHAMPION!
  • Pacifist Proximity Kills bumped to 10.
  • Tin Man Level Requirement
  • Nisey added as an editor to Facebook.
  • Ster is a moderator for Twitch & Discord.
  • Talk about separation of Forums from everything else.

Chit Chat

Submissions from Chatroom.

Contact Info

You can contact the show by email – podcast@wowchallenges.com

We’re on Facebook.com/WoWChallenges

Twitter: @WoWChallenges

Discord server: https://discord.gg/0kKHzoSbUBwksotR

Check out the show on YouTube.com/WoWChallenges1

And remember to come catch us LIVE at Twitch.tv/WoWChallenges

Stone
Twitter – @StoneGrasp

Podcast – Adventures in Azeroth

Leeta
Twitter – @LeetaWoW
Podcasts:- Behind the Avatar, Adventures in Azeroth and Geektopia