WoW Dragonflight 10.0.7 Patch: New Features and Additions
World of Warcraft: Dragonflight continues to evolve, and patch 10.0.7 is on the horizon, bringing many new contents, features, and improvements to the game. In this ExpCarry blog post, we will delve into the most significant changes coming to the game, excluding class changes, which were covered in a previous post. We've protected you from new locations and reputations to dungeons and best-in-slot items. Let's dive in!
New Location: Forbidden Reach
Unveils an enthralling new location for players to explore - the Forbidden Reach. This mysterious and ancient land is steeped in legend and brimming with secrets, providing adventurers with a captivating and immersive experience as they uncover its hidden treasures.
The Forbidden Reach is a vast, uncharted territory with diverse landscapes and powerful creatures. Players will navigate dense jungles, treacherous mountain ranges, and hidden underwater caverns as they delve deeper into the mysteries of this enigmatic region. Each environment presents its unique challenges and rewards, making the exploration of the Forbidden Reach an exhilarating and varied experience.
Rich in history and ancient lore, the Forbidden Reach contains numerous secrets waiting to be discovered. Players can uncover long-lost relics, ancient texts, and enigmatic artifacts that are key to understanding the area's mysterious past. As players piece together the fragments of history, they'll encounter powerful and ancient beings that have shaped the fate of the Forbidden Reach and its inhabitants.
The Forbidden Reach also introduces new world quests, dynamic events, and challenging world bosses for players to tackle. These activities offer unique rewards, such as rare crafting materials, powerful gear, and exclusive cosmetics. Players can also find the valuable gems used to customize the Onyx Annulet, further enhancing their characters' capabilities.
New Reputation: Winterpelt Furbolg
Patch 10.0.7 also introduces the Winterpelt Furbolg, a new allied faction with whom players must build trust and rapport. Communication is vital, as players must first decipher the Furbolgs' strange language by completing the Academic Assistance questline, which begins in the Adventure Guide after finishing the Winterpelt Hollow and Rustpine Den quests in the Azure Span. As players progress, they will unlock new quests and rewards from the Winterpelt Furbolg faction.
Each reputation level offers unique rewards, such as powerful trinkets, toys, and even a Dragonflight version of the Stave of Fur and Claw. In addition to these rewards, players can purchase various items from Kazzi, the vendor in Winterpelt Hollow.
After completing a string of tasks, the hero will get a reputation level of Unfriendly and the ability to obtain special items called Liberated Furbolg Artifacts, for which the reputation will grow very slowly. In addition, every 25 Language: Furbolg points will unlock a quest from the Winterpelt Furbolg faction.
|Friendly||Winterpelt totem – ilvl 392 Primary Stat trinket that summons a Winterpelt Totem at a target location for 20 seconds when used.|
|Honored||Reading glasses – Toy that gives your character reading glasses for 5 minutes, but can be pretty uncomfortable for the eyes.|
|Revered||Defender of the winterpelt – ilvl 395 Primary Stat trinket that gives you a low chance on abilities and spells to summon a Furbolg ally to defend you for 30 seconds.|
|Exalted||Primal stave of claw and fur - Dragonflight version transforms you into a Winterpelt Furbolg for a 5—10-minute cooldown.|
Other awards are sold at Kazzi in Winterpelt Hollow and are as follows:
- Winterpelt Mending Totem - ilvl 392 Versatility/Mastery Intellect One-Handed Mace. On-use effect bonks a target, briefly stunning and healing them. 2 minute cooldown, only usable outdoors;
- Winter Pelt Cloak - Cosmetic Cloak for every character;
- Hollowed Furbolg Food Pack - Cosmetic Cloak for every character;
- Renewed Proto-Drake: Stubby Snout -Drakewatcher manuscript to give your Renewed Proto-Drake a unique appearance;
- Windborne Velocidrake: Exposed Finned Back - Drakewatcher manuscript to give your Windborne Velocidrake a unique appearance;
- Highland Drake: Sleek Horns - Drakewatcher manuscript to give your Highland Drake a unique appearance;
- Cliffside Wylderdrake: Plated Nose - Drakewatcher manuscript to give your Cliffside Wylderdrake a unique appearance;
- Paw-Made Winterpelt Reagent Bag - 34-slot Reagent Bag;
- Hollowed Winterpelt Food Pack - Cosmetic Cloak for every character;
- Recipe: Firewater Sorbet - Cooking recipe for Firewater Sorbet, a food that increases all Secondary stats by 18 and your size after eating it for at least 10 seconds;
- Renewed Proto-Drake: Malevolent Horns - Drakewatcher manuscript that adds the Malevolent Horns customization to the Renewed Proto-Drake;
- Windborne Velocidrake: Spiked Neck - Drakewatcher manuscript that adds the Spiked Neck customization to the Windborne Velocidrake;
- Highland Drake: Horned Chin - Drakewatcher manuscript that adds the Horned Chin customization to the Highland Drake;
- Cliffside Wylderdrake: Spiked Horns - Drakewatcher manuscript that adds the Spiked Horns customization to the Cliffside Wylderdrake;
- Driftling - Battle Pet for collection.
Class Changes in WoW Dragonflight 10.0.7
As promised, we will review the class changes that WoW Dragonflight 10.0.7 will bring. While we cannot cover every change, we will discuss each class's most crucial adjustments and new abilities. Our experts also weigh in on how these changes may impact gameplay.
In patch 10.0.7, Death Knights will receive several updates to talents and abilities. Notably, the Unholy specialization will significantly revamp, enhancing the synergy between the player and their undead minions. Our experts believe these changes will make Unholy Death Knights more engaging and challenging.
Druids will experience a few tweaks across all specializations. Balance Druids will have a new talent that allows them to channel the power of the stars, temporarily increasing their damage output. Meanwhile, Restoration Druids will be able to provide better area-of-effect healing. Our experts think these changes will help Druids become more versatile and efficient in their roles.
Hunters in WoW Dragonflight 10.0.7 will receive updates on improving their pet interactions. Beast Mastery Hunters will have a new talent that increases pet damage and survivability, while Survival Hunters will gain access to a new trap that can ensnare multiple targets. Our experts suggest these improvements will make Hunters more potent in PvE and PvP situations.
Mages will see updates to all three specializations, with Fire Mages getting a new spell that creates a massive flame vortex, dealing significant area-of-effect damage. Frost Mages will have access to a unique talent that reduces the cooldown of their most potent abilities. At the same time, Arcane Mages will receive a new passive that enhances their burst damage potential. Our experts are excited about these changes, as they should make Mages even more enjoyable to play.
As mentioned earlier, Paladins will receive special attention in patch 10.0.7. Retribution Paladins will get a new ability that increases their damage output significantly for a short period. Holy Paladins will gain access to a new spell that strengthens their healing capabilities, while Protection Paladins will see improvements in their survivability and threat generation. Our experts predict these changes will make Paladins more appealing to players looking for a versatile and powerful class.
Priests in WoW Dragonflight 10.0.7 will see adjustments across all three specializations. Discipline Priests will receive a new talent that increases the potency of their damage and healing spells, while Shadow Priests will gain access to an ability that enhances their control over the Void. Holy Priests will experience improvements to their healing capabilities, with a particular focus on single-target healing. Our experts believe these changes will help solidify Priests' roles in PvE and PvP content.
Rogues will have several new talents and abilities in patch 10.0.7. Assassination Rogues will receive a unique passive that increases their damage output when attacking from stealth. At the same time, Outlaw Rogues will gain access to a talent that enhances their mobility and control. Subtlety Rogues will see a new ability to strike multiple targets simultaneously. Our experts think these changes will make Rogues even more formidable in PvE and PvP scenarios.
Shamans will receive updates mainly focused on improving their utility and damage potential. Elemental Shamans will gain access to a new talent that increases their burst damage, while Enhancement Shamans will see improvements to their melee abilities. Restoration Shamans will receive a new totem that provides a powerful group-wide shield. Our experts are optimistic about these changes, as they will help Shamans become more versatile and adaptable in various situations.
Warlocks in patch 10.0.7 will experience several adjustments across all specializations. Affliction Warlocks will receive a new talent that enhances the power of their damage-over-time spells. In contrast, Demonology Warlocks will gain access to a unique ability to summon a powerful demonic lieutenant for a short period. Destruction Warlocks will receive a new passive, increasing their critical strike chance and damage output. Our experts are confident these changes will make Warlocks more enjoyable and efPvE and PvP content.
Lastly, Warriors will see updates across all three specializations in patch 10.0.7. Arms Warriors will receive a new talent that increases their damage output during prolonged active encounters. At the same time, Fury Warriors will gain access to a unique ability that enhances their mobility and survivability. Protection Warriors will experience improvements to their tanking capabilities, with a focus on damage mitigation and threat generation. Our experts predict that these changes will help Warriors excel in their roles and make them an appealing choice for players who enjoy melee combat.
Dragonriding is receiving a revamp in patch 10.0.7, with new Dragonriding Glyphs added to the Forbidden Reach zone. Players can unlock two new abilities for their dragons: Aerial Halt and Airborne Recovery, which offer increased maneuverability and control during flight. Additionally, 16 new customization manuscripts and six new races further diversify the Dragonriding experience in WoW Dragonflight. To find them, the character will be able to unlock two abilities of his dragon:
- Aerial Halt – Flap back, reducing forward movement;
- Airborne Recovery – Activating Aerial Halt while affected by Thrill of the Skies generates 1 Vigor.
In addition, there are 16 new customization manuscripts and 6 new races in WoW Dragonflight, which will further diversify the gameplay.
Zskera Vault Dungeon
The upcoming patch introduces a new solo dungeon called Zskera Vaults, accessible from the Forbidden Reach location. Players must obtain a unique Zskera Vault Key to enter this challenging dungeon, which features randomly generated enemies and puzzles. The primary rewards inside the vaults are unique gems for the Onyx Annulet and the chance to find rare battle pets.
The enemies and puzzles inside are randomly generated, so the chance of encountering something familiar is relatively tiny. The primary rewards in the chests are unique gems for the Onyx Annulet. Their list is in front of you:
- Cold Frost Stone;
- Deluging Water Stone;
- Desirous Blood Stone;
- Echoing Thunder Stone;
- Entropic Fel Stone;
- Exuding Steam Stone;
- Flame Licked Stone;
- Freezing Ice Stone;
- Gleaming Iron Stone;
- Harmonic Music Stone;
- Humming Arcane Stone;
- Indomitable Earth Stone;
- Necromantic Death Stone;
- Obscure Pastel Stone;
- Pestilent Plague Stone;
- Prodigious Sand Stone;
- Prophetic Twilight Stone;
- Raging Magma Stone;
- Searing Smokey Stone;
- Shining Obsidian Stone;
- Sparkling Mana Stone;
- Storm Infused Stone;
- Swirling Mojo Stone;
- Wild Spirit Stone;
- Wind Sculpted Stone.
There may also be battle pets in the chests. For example, Holoviewer: The Lady of Dreams, Holoviewer: The Scarlet Queen, Holoviewer: The Timeless One, and others.
New BiS Item: Onyx Annulet
World of Warcraft: Dragonflight introduces an exciting new Best-in-Slot (BiS) item for players to strive for - the Onyx Annulet. This powerful amulet gives players an edge in battles and enhances their gameplay experience.
The Onyx Annulet is a unique accessory that players can customize using the various gems found throughout the Dragonflight expansion. Players can obtain multiple unique treasures as they progress through the content, each providing different stat boosts and abilities. These gems can be socketed into the Onyx Annulet, allowing players to create their perfect item tailored to their play style.
Some unique gems available include the Cold Frost Stone, Deluging Water Stone, and the Necromantic Death Stone, among many others. These gems can be found throughout the game, such as defeating randomly generated enemies, solving intricate puzzles, and unlocking hidden chests.
In addition to the unique gems, players can also obtain battle pets, like the Holoviewer: The Lady of Dreams, Holoviewer: The Scarlet Queen, and Holoviewer: The Timeless One. These battle pets serve as fun companions, and additionally allows players assets for players during their adventures in Dragonflight.
The Onyx Annulet a to customize their character's stats and abilities, encouraging exploration and experimentation with different gem combinations. The introduction of the Onyx Annulet in World of Warcraft: Dragonflight adds depth and variety to the game, making it a must-have item for players looking to optimize their in-game performance.
Human and Orc Heritage Armor
Both human and orc races will finally receive their long-awaited heritage armor sets in patch 10.0.7. Alliance players can embark on the An Urgent Matter quest chain to recover stolen valuables and earn the Human Heritage Armor. In contrast, Horde players can participate in the A People in Need of Healing quest chain to restore the Kosh'harg festival and obtain the Orc Heritage Armor.
Monk Class is Now Available for Goblins, Lightforged Draenei, and Worgen
Adding further diversity to the game, patch 10.0.7 allows Goblins, Lightforged Draenei, and Worgen to choose the Monk class. This change provides players of these races with an additional option to explore new playstyles, abilities, and experiences.
Forbidden Reach World Quests and Rare Spawns
With the introduction of Forbidden Reach, players can expect a new set of World Quests that provide unique challenges, engaging content, and valuable rewards. In addition, rare spawns will populate the new zone, offering powerful loot and achievements for those who can defeat them. These additions encourage exploration and cooperation among players, creating memorable experiences in Azeroth.
New Profession Recipes and Crafting Materials
World of Warcraft: Dragonflight 10.0.7 update brings many new profession recipes and crafting materials for players to explore, enhancing the in-game economy and offering fresh opportunities for character progression. The new recipes and materials cater to various professions, allowing players to craft powerful gear, consumables, and other items that will prove invaluable in their adventures.
Several new materials have been introduced, each corresponding to the unique environments and creatures in the Dragonflight expansion. Examples of these materials include Dragonflight Scales, Prismatic Crystals, and Enigmatic Essences. Depending on the material type, these resources can be gathered by engaging in mining, herbalism, and skinning.
Each profession has received a substantial update, with new recipes available for all crafting disciplines:
- Blacksmithing: New armor and weapon recipes from Dragonflight Scales and Prismatic Crystals allow blacksmiths to create powerful gear for melee classes.
- Leatherworking: Harnessing the Dragonflight Scales, leatherworkers can now craft a new line of armor sets that provide significant bonuses to agility-based classes.
- Tailoring: Mystical new cloth armor sets, created using Enigmatic Essences, provide casters with enhanced spell power and unique set bonuses.
- Alchemy: New potions, elixirs, and flasks have been added, utilizing the diverse range of new herbs in Dragonflight, offering both combat and utility benefits.
- Enchanting: Utilizing Prismatic Crystals and Enigmatic Essences, enchanters can now imbue weapons and armor with powerful new enchantments that offer significant stat boosts and unique effects.
- Jewelcrafting: Introducing new gems allows jewel crafters to create unique, powerful gem cuts that can be used to augment gear and the Onyx Annulet.
- Engineering: New gadgets, trinkets, and consumables have been added, offering engineers exciting new tools to aid them and their allies in battle.
- Inscription: New glyphs and scrolls, crafted using the latest herbs and pigments, provide players with additional customization options for their spells and abilities.
The 10.0.7 update in World of Warcraft: Dragonflight breathes new life into the game's professions, allowing players to craft powerful new items and experiment with exciting new recipes. These additions will stimulate the in-game economy and provide a fresh experience for new and seasoned players.
Mythic+ Dungeon Updates
World of Warcraft: Dragonflight 10.0.7 brings several notable updates to the Mythic+ dungeon system, further enriching the high-level PvE content for players seeking challenging group experiences. These updates aim to keep the Mythic+ experience fresh, engaging, and rewarding for seasoned adventurers.
- New Dungeons: Dragonflight 10.0.7 introduces a set of brand-new dungeons, each featuring unique mechanics, enemies, and environments. Players can look forward to exploring these dungeons and learning new strategies to tackle the challenges.
- Seasonal Affixes: To keep the Mythic+ experience dynamic and engaging, Dragonflight 10.0.7 adds new seasonal affixes that alter how dungeons are approached. These affixes encourage teamwork and strategic planning, as players must adapt their strategies to overcome the additional challenges.
- Updated Mythic+ Rewards: The update enhances the Mythic+ reward system, giving players more incentives to push higher keystones. In addition to the standard gear rewards, players can now earn unique items, such as the Onyx Annulet gems and exclusive transmogrification appearances.
- Balancing and Tuning: In response to community feedback, the Dragonflight 10.0.7 update includes numerous balancing and tuning changes to existing dungeons, ensuring a more enjoyable and fair experience for all players. This adjusts boss mechanics, enemy health and damage, and overall dungeon difficulty.
- Leaderboards and Achievements: To foster a competitive environment and recognize player accomplishments, Dragonflight 10.0.7 introduces new Mythic+ leaderboards and achievements. Players can now track their progress, compare their performance with others, and strive to earn exclusive rewards for their in-game feats.
The Mythic+ dungeon updates in World of Warcraft: Dragonflight 10.0.7 provide players with an engaging and challenging PvE experience that continues to evolve and offer fresh content. These improvements keep the Mythic+ system rewarding and enjoyable, ensuring it remains a key component of the endgame experience for both new and experienced players.
World of Warcraft: Dragonflight patch 10.0.7 offers new content, features, and improvements for players to explore and enjoy. From the mysterious Forbidden Reach zone to the addition of new races for the Monk class, there's something for everyone in this exciting update. Stay tuned to the ExpCarry blog for the latest news and expert insights on World of Warcraft: Dragonflight, and we'll keep you informed about upcoming patches, changes, and developments in the game.