Fans of Knives: April 17, 2018

It is the calm before the storm, that time in the expansion where we struggle for news. Battle for Azeroth remains in alpha testing. Legion is winding down.

One of the biggest topics of conversation regarding our future is the previously reported addition of some abilities to the GCD in alpha testing. This will slow down our rotations considerably. Mystler has made a Subtlety guide to give us a good idea of what our new pace may be:


Speaking of Before the Storm though, the prequel novel for the next expansion will be released on June 12 and is currently available for preorder on Amazon. Written by the masterful Christie Golden, this is the story of the events that lead up to Battle for Azeroth. Are there rogues in it? I have no idea. But there might be. Preorder it anyway and let’s find out together.


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