Archive for March 6th, 2009


The new Impact looks like this:

Gives your damaging spells a 4/7/10% chance to cause the next Fire Blast you cast to stun the target for 2 sec.

Random stuns are bad. Anyone who PvP’d at all in the age of Roflherald and Mace spec rogues and warriors knows this.

Blizzard knows it, so they took steps to eliminate totally random stun procs in LK.

There were still a few hold outs here and there. Impact was intact, Blackout was intact, paladins could still use one via a seal.

Those have been largely eliminated. Blackout was simply removed completely, and Shadow Priests received a talent that gives them a hefty boost to DPS instead.

We mages get to keep our stun, it’s just the randomness of it has been reduced somewhat.

To our opponents, it’ll still feel random. (more…)

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