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Stockton Tweets Reveal New Garrisons Info

by Crow on

Cory “Mumper” Stockton, Lead Content Designer for WoW, did an ad hoc Q&A over Twitter this morning, dropping some new information specifically for the new Garrisons feature in Warlords of Draenor, but also touched on a couple other subjects. Garrisons There will be “some interplay” between pet battles and the player’s garrison. The Stables and Pet Stable (these are two different buildings) will allow you to display your favorite pets and mounts, with upgrades allowing you to display more. The Storehouse building will increase the capacity for your gathering-oriented buildings, and potentially link with your bank and Void Storage. These gathering-oriented buildings “will allow you to gather without the profession.” However, the buildings aren’t meant to replace the professions wholesale. The Blacksmith building will be able to smelt ore. Portals back to the capital cities are “on the table.” Also, being able to set your hearth there is likely, since


Warlords of Draenor: Garrisons Preview

by Booka on

One of the bigger features in Warlords of Draenor revealed today is the introduction of Garrisons, basically the World of Warcraft version of the popular player housing that many other MMOs incorporate. Garrisons go one step further, adding multiple buildings, followers and missions into the mix. Send your followers out on missions to collect resources and level them up so that they can get better at completing missions and ultimately rewarding you the player with gear and other bonuses. Blizzard has posted an official preview of the feature, which you can also read below. I’ve also included some screenshots of some of the work in progress UI that was shown during the panel earlier today. In Warlords of Draenor, you’ll make a permanent impact on the world with a Garrison: your own personal fortress that you build, staff, and manage. You’ll customize your Garrison’s layout, appearance, and gameplay effects, and attract followers