WoW: Nerf for Mythical Halondrus in the middle of the World First Race

image

The World First Race for the world's first kill of the Dungeon Master in the Mausoleum of the Firsts on Mythic difficulty is in full swing. However, the top guilds involved in the race, including Liquid and Echo, are currently running into a wall on the seventh raid boss, Halondrus. That's why the developers have decided to give the guardian a major nerf.

High health causes problems with DPS check.

Halondrus is actually a classic DPS check. This means that the guilds in the world-first race have to knock the boss down as quickly as possible while avoiding the ground effects. The problem so far seems to have been the high health points of the boss, which the developers had raised significantly after an initially too easy fight on the PTR.

Recommended editorial contentAtthis point you will find external content from [PLATTFORM]. To protect your personal data, external embeddings will only be displayed if you confirm this by clicking on "Load all external content":Load all external contentIagree to external content being displayed to me. This means that personal data is transmitted to third-party platforms. More about this in our privacy policy. External content Read more in ourprivacy policy.

Now, however, the team is rowing back and lowering Halondrus' health in mythic mode by a whopping ten percent to 80 million health points. The developers also made the following two adjustments to the boss enemy's abilities:

  • Crushing Prism (deals cosmic damage and slows affected players) is now less likely to hit ranged players in the raid.
  • Planet Cracker Beam (deals high damage to players in the area of effect) no longer appears in a random location.
Also read these interesting stories 49

WoW: This is Dragonflight! Here are all known details

WoW: Dragonflight will be the new future of the MMO - here are all the important details about the new WoW expansion! 1

WoW Patch 9.2.5: What changes in the upcoming update? - Overview

Patch 9.2.5 of WoW is all about cross-faction gameplay and season 4, but aside from that, there are a lot of changes we have to introduce you to!

The developers informed the guilds participating in the World First Race about the changes via Discord - and they apparently had an immediate effect. Both Echo and Liquid were able to beat Halondrus down to almost a third of his health. So defeating the seventh boss is slowly but surely coming within reach.

Source: Wowhead

to the home page Jump to comments (6) Sara Petzold