Patch 5.1 Hotfixes - December 11

Patch 5.1 Hotfixes - December 11

Here you'll find a list of hotfixes that address various issues related to the recently released World of Warcraft patch 5.1. 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 Updates

Trinket Burst Damage Adjustments


December 11

  • Classes
    • Mage
      • When Fire Blast modified by Glyph of Fire Blast is used to detonate a Frost Bomb, the resulting Frost Bomb now deals 50% less damage.
    • Warrior
      • Taste for Blood now only stacks 1 time versus other players (was 3 times).
  • Quests
    • "Bad Blood", "Bloodlines", "The Korune", "Ancient Guardians", and "The Source of Korune Power" will no longer sometimes place players into the wrong phase.
  • PvP
    • The Battle Fatigue healing reduction debuff has been increased to 30% (was 15%).
  • Creatures
    • The Mogu enemies in the Ruins of Ogudei now correctly drop loot when slain.
  • Dungeons, Raids & Scenarios
    • Creatures in the Molten Core, Blackwing Lair, and Ahn'Qiraj raid dungeons now deal damage according to their intended pre-Mists of Pandaria melee damage values.
  • Bug Fixes
    • Several abilities that should break on damage will now correctly have a chance to break when damage is absorbed, including: Psychic Scream, Hex, Howl of Terror, Intimidating Shout, Blinding Light, Frost Nova, Freeze, Ring of Frost, Entangling Roots, and Mass Entanglement.

Source: Blizzard