World of Warcraft Shadowlands: First Buffs and Nerfs

1 January 2021 at 07:10 in Allkeyshop Video Gaming News, Gaming News, GNews with no comments

World of Warcraft: Shadowlands has introduced its first Class buffs and nerfs on December 15, which see changes for Death Knight, Warrior, and Shaman.

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The raid “Castle Nathria” opened its doors for the first time in the MMO expansion World of Warcraft – Shadowlands last December.

As a result, Blizzard looked at general balancing and announced the first buffs and nerfs.

Below, we have all the information you need:


Shadowlands Classes Changes Overview

Tank Specializations

  • Threat generation for all Tanks increased by 10%.

Death Knight

  • Unholy
    • Mastery: Dreadblade effectiveness reduced by 15%.
  • Blood
    • Blood Boil damage increased by 10%.
    • Heart Strike damage increased by 15%.
    • Marrowrend damage increased by 10%.
    • Death Strike damage increased by 5%.

Demon Hunter

  • Havoc
    • All damage abilities increased by 5%.


  • Assassination
    • All damage abilities increased by 5%.


  • Restoration
    • All healing abilities reduced by 4%.
    • Healing Rain reduced by an additional 10%.


  • Destruction
    • Chaos Bolt damage increased by 22%.


  • Arms
    • Mortal Strike damage increased by 20%. Damage reduced by an equivalent amount in PvP.
    • Slam (Rank 3) now increases Slam’s damage by 50% (was 25%).
  • Fury
    • All damage abilities increased by 5%.

source: Blizzard Entertainment

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