Home » , , , » Patch 7.2 - Build 23657: Artifact Traits, Class Changes, Legendary Updates

Patch 7.2 - Build 23657: Artifact Traits, Class Changes, Legendary Updates

In this overview of Build 23657, we're taking a look at new golden traits for Demon Hunters, Priests, Warlocks and Warriors, latest class changes and updates to crafted Legendary items & Tier 20 Set bonuses.

Artifact Traits

Several golden traits that previously carried the "Under Construction!" tag have been added.

Demon Hunter (Vengeance)
  • Flaming Soul - Damage from Soul Carver and Immolation Aura extends the duration of your Fiery Brand by 0.5 seconds.
Priest (Holy)
  • Cosmic Ripple - When Holy Word: Serenity or Holy Word: Sanctify finish their cooldown, you emit a burst of light that heals up to 5 injured targets for [ 200% of Spell Power ].
Warlock (Destruction)
  • Cry Havoc - When Chaos Bolt damages a target afflicted by Havoc, it explodes, dealing 0 damage to enemies within 8 yards.
Warrior (Protection)
  • Neltharion's Thunder - Thunder Clap now applies Neltharion's Thunder, reducing your damage taken from the target by 1%, stacking up to 5 times.
Class Changes


PvP Talents
  • Scatter Shot - incapacitates the target instead of disorienting
  • Spider Sting - Stings the target with potent spider venom for 4 secs (down from 5 secs), cooldown reduced to 45 secs (down from 60 secs)
  • Viper Sting - cooldown reduced to 30 secs (down from 45 secs)
  • Earthbind Totem - is now cast at the target location
  • Charge - now also roots the target for 1 sec
  • Intercept -  now also roots the target for 1 sec
PvP Talents
  • Endless Rage - Increases the duration of your Enrage effect by 1 sec (down from 2 secs), and your Raging Blow refreshes the duration of your Enrage
  • War Banner - Increases movement speed by 30% and reduces the duration of all incoming crowd control effects by 50% to all allies within 0 (down from 30) yards of the war banner. Lasts 15 sec
Crafted Legendary Items Changes

Stat & affix adjustments for
  • Rethu's Incessant CourageRethu's Incessant Courage
  • Vigilance PerchVigilance Perch
Tier 20 Set Bonuses


Fury 4-piece was replaced with a new one

Item - Warrior T20 Fury 4P Bonus -  Raging Blow increases the damage and healing of your next Bloodthirst by 20%, stacking up to 10 times.