Make sure you're up-to-date with the latest information coming from the blues on the forums! Today's post covers tuning in PvP, Monks, Priests and Rogues.
Our first post of the day is a large one covering the various aspects of PvP tuning on the Alpha. Blizzard have finally decided to start balancing numbers, which means feedback now is even more important if Legion is to succeed. The team at Blizzard seems to be fairly positive that tuning is going to be a lot better this time round, since they can specifically tune classes based on their PvE or PvP performance, without affected the other. One of the plagues of expansions past was the large amount of cheating that occurred during seasons of PvP. It's no surprise that it has popped up on the Alpha forums, since it can be an extremely frustrating problem to deal with. It looks like Blizzard are hoping to adapt their systems moving forward to try and stay on top of the problems. Given that the Honor system will most likely bring back many botters, Blizzard will have their work cut out for them in Legion.Over on the monk forums, Celestalon posted an update on the changes that are happening for Storm, Earth and Fire's AI. Previously, it was rather frustrating using the spell since it was no longer in your control. The spirits would pull mobs that weren't even in combat with you by just going and meleeing them. Thankfully, it looks like this is being fixed!For a while now, Holy Priests have had a bug with the class where Prayer of Mending hasn't been working as intended. It has since been hotfixed and the feedback is overwhelmingly positive. Rather than having to spam Renew, Holy Priests can now fully utilise the spells given to them.It looks like a fix will be coming to Rogues as well, however this is planned for a future build. Currently, an issue is occurring with the Phantom Assassin ability and Symbols of Death, where more energy is spent than intended.