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Patch 7.2 Restoration Druid Changes, Updates, and Overview

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With Patch 7.2 coming on March 28, 2017, I thought it would be fun to compile a list of changes that are affecting Restoration Druids. This is my first time writing an article like this, and feedback is greatly appreciated - even if it's just to say whether or not you want to see articles like this for every patch. As usual, you can tweet @PrestonDvorak or leave a comment at the bottom of the page.

There are quest and content spoilers ahead, proceed with caution if you want to avoid them!

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World of Warcraft: Legion - Patch 7.2 – The Tomb of Sargeras Trailer

Patch 7.2: Tomb of Sargeras releases on March 28, 2017.

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Twin Colossals lore and history - Field Photographer Friday

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Field Photographer Friday is a weekly look at the lore and history behind locations around World of Warcraft. This week, we're taking a look at the Twin Colossals!

Prales on top of the Twin Colossals
Prales on top of the Twin Colossals

The Twin Colossals are massive mountain spires located in north-western Feralas on the Kalimdor continent. Unfortunately, not much is known about the spires themselves or where they came from. At the base of the western spire, a night elf named Marli Wishrunner suggests the spires have existed since ancient times. She also used to be the only way to gain access to the top of the eastern spire in classic World of Warcraft, before flying was introduced to the world.

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Throne of the Elements lore and history - Field Photographer Friday

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Field Photographer Friday is a weekly look at the lore and history behind locations around World of Warcraft. This week, we're taking a look at the Throne of the Elements!

Prales with Gordawg in the background
Prales with Gordawg in the background

The Throne of the Elements is located in northern Nagrand on Outland, with an alternate version also present on alternate-Draenor. In present-Azeroth, the Throne is the last home of the powerful elemental furies, which have seen their numbers fall drastically since the destruction of Draenor. The remaining furies work to keep the elements balanced and often act as ambassadors to the shaman who commune with them.

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Westfall Lighthouse lore and history - Field Photographer Friday

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Field Photographer Friday is a weekly look at the lore and history behind locations around World of Warcraft. This week, we're taking a look at the Westfall Lighthouse!

Prales near the Westfall Lighthouse
Prales near the Westfall Lighthouse

The Westfall Lighthouse is located off the south-western coast of Westfall on the Eastern Kingdoms continent. Very little is known about the Lighthouse itself, but it was likely built prior to the First War around the time the Deadmines went into production. Its purpose would have been to help guide ships into the back entrance of the mines to access the docks inside.

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Valley of Kings lore and history - Field Photographer Friday

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Field Photographer Friday is a weekly look at the lore and history behind locations around World of Warcraft. This week, we're taking a look at the Valley of Kings!

Prales standing near the Madoran and Khardros statues
Prales standing near the Madoran and Khardros statues

The Valley of Kings is situated in Loch Modan on the Eastern Kingdoms continent, along the path to Searing Gorge. Hundreds of years ago, during the War of the Three Hammers, the Valley was the location which the Dark Iron dwarf clan marched through in an attempt to take control of Ironforge from Madoran Bronzebeard and the Bronzebeard clan. The specifics aren’t known, but the Dark Iron dwarves never took Ironforge and were forced to retreat back through the Valley. They had also launched a parallel attack against Khardros Wildhammer and the Wildhammer clan in Grim Batol, and while it was marginally more successful than their attack on Ironforge, it was ultimately thwarted as well.

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