Patch 5.0.5 Hotfixes - October 25

Patch 5.0.5 Hotfixes - October 25

Here you'll find a list of hotfixes that address various issues related to the recently released World of Warcraft patch 5.0.5. Hotfixes are updates we make on our end without requiring you to download a new patch. Some of the hotfixes below went live the moment they were implemented, while others may require your realm to be restarted to go into effect. Please keep in mind that some issues cannot be addressed without a client-side patch update. We will continue to update this list in the days to come as additional hotfixes are applied.

Patch Information


October 25

  • General
    • The Valor Point rewards from random Dungeons, Challenge Mode Dungeons and Scenarios have increased.
  • Creatures
    • Yaungols on the Deadtalker's Plateau will no longer sometimes cause player pets to attack unprovoked.
    • Crumbling Jade Warriors no longer grant reputation with The Black Prince.
    • Muckscale Rippers, Muckscale Slayers, and Muckscale Shaman are now less prolific.
    • It is no longer possible for other players to tap Alani in the Vale of Eternal Blossoms while the Sky Crystal is being channeled.
  • Quests
    • Players can now properly complete "Old Man Thistle's Treasure".
    • Leven Dawnblade now offers the quest "The Mogu's Message".
    • It is now easier for players to cooperate while completing "Mantid Under Fire".
    • Sra'vess Island is now a more pleasant questing destination. The roads are less crowded, and all players battling elite Mantid will now be awarded credit for the kill.
  • Dungeons & Raids
    • Disenchanting items awarded from Raid Finder bosses will no longer yield Blood Spirits.
    • Player item level for Raid Finder should now always be calculated correctly.
    • Mogu'shan Vaults
      • Jan-xi and Qin-xi are now immune to the Druid ability Skull Bash.
      • Raids that wipe while defeating Gara'jal the Spiritbinder simultaneously should now be eligible for loot.
  • Bug Fixes
    • Players previously unable to plant crops in the Valley of the Four Winds are now able to do so.
    • Fulfilling the requirements for Scenaterday on a Saturday will now properly provide achievement credit. Please note: As of Saturday October 27, this achievement will remain inactive for North American players.
    • Fixed an issue that could cause socketed gems to disappear.

Source: Blizzard