Patch 6.2.3 Hotfixes: November 17 - 23

November 24th by Rygarius

Here you'll find a list of hotfixes that address various issues related to the recently released World of Warcraft Patch 6.2.3. Hotfixes are updates made without requiring a new client-side patch. Some of the hotfixes below take effect the moment they were implemented, while others may require scheduled realm restarts to go into effect. Please keep in mind that some issues cannot be addressed without a client-side patch update. This list will be updated as additional hotfixes are applied.

Additional information about the patch could be found below.

November 23

World Events

Pilgrim's Bounty

  • Players should now be able to correctly obtain credit for the Undercity portion of the achievement, Pilgrim's Peril or Pilgrim's Bounty.

Raids and Dungeons

Hellfire Citadel

  • Gorefiend
    • Gorebound Spirit will no longer immediately use Raging Charge when emerging from Gorefiend’s stomach. Raging Charge’s damage is now properly reduced on Raid Finder and Normal difficulty.


  • Grim Batol
    • Valiona's Devouring Flames should no longer be dealing significantly more damage than intended.

November 20

Class Balance Tuning Changes


  • Marksmanship
    • Chimaera Shot now deals 10% less damage while in PvP combat (down from dealing 20% less damage in PvP combat).


  • Windwalker
    • Rising Sun Kick now deals 20% more damage while in PvP combat.


  • General
    • Weakened Soul effect from Power Word: Shield now has an 11-second duration while in PvP combat (down from 15 seconds). The perk, Enhanced Power Word: Shield (Discipline, Shadow) will continue to reduce the duration of Weakened Soul by an additional 3 seconds.
  • Talents
    • Saving Grace (Discipline, Holy) is now 25% less effective while in PvP combat (down from being 33% less effective).


  • Elemental
    • Lava Burst now deals 20% more damage while in PvP combat.
  • Enhancement
    • Maelstrom Weapon now increases direct healing done by 5% while in PvP combat (down from a 10% increase to direct healing).


  • Destruction
    • Shadowburn now deals 20% more damage while in PvP combat.
    • 4-piece PvP set bonus for Destruction Warlocks now increases damage dealt by Incinerate on targets afflicted by the casting Warlock's Immolate by 100% (up from 50%).



  • Players entering Ashran on a flying mount should no longer cause a Fel Reaver sound to play.


Hellfire Citadel

  • Dark Waters: Players that abandon the quest should now have an easier time acquiring it again.

Raids and Dungeons


  • Players are now scaled to item level 350 (up from 300) while Timewalking in End Time.


  • Fangs of the Father's 2-piece set bonus should now correctly grant the 5 combo point bonus.
  • Warmongering Gladiator's Runeaxe should now be correctly labeled as a Warlords Season 3 item.

November 19


Shadowmoon Valley

  • Invisible Ramparts: Fixed an issue that could prevent characters from completing this quest.

Creatures and NPCs

Tanaan Jungle

  • Fixed an issue where champions of the Blackfang in Fang'rila weren't dropping Fel-Corrupted Apexis Fragments for players on the quest, Unseen Influence.

Raids and Dungeons


  • Auchindoun
    • Fixed an issue that could cause a character to disconnect after receiving Valor from defeating Teron'gor on Mythic difficulty.



  • Conjured Mana Pudding consumed while in an Arena match should no longer incorrectly restore health and mana immediately.


  • A number of Timewalking items should now correctly have dual primary stats.
  • Timewalking version of Ghostworld Chestguard should no longer incorrectly have Spirit, and now has Critical Strike and Mastery instead.
  • Gronntooth War Horn should no longer incorrectly extend its duration for longer than intended, and fixed an issue where the chance to trigger was incorrectly benefitting from Haste.
  • Orb of Voidsight's chance to trigger should no longer incorrectly benefit from Haste.

November 18



  • Touch of the Grave damage has been increased by 100%.



Raids and Dungeons


  • Auchindoun
    • Valor is now awarded automatically after defeating Teron'gor on Mythic difficulty.


  • Warlords Season 3 Combatant’s equipment now has the same item level as Warlords Season 2 Gladiator’s equipment in both PvE and PvP.
  • Some Season 3 Warmongering Insignia trinkets should no longer incorrectly trigger its effect immediately when equipped.
  • Infallible Tracking Charm now has a massively increased damage and chance to trigger, but now only increases damage against demons for 5 seconds (down from 10 seconds.)
  • Purified Shard of the Third Moon now creates a damage shield that absorbs 100% more damage on use.

November 17

Raids and Dungeons

Hellfire Citadel

  • Archimonde
    • Fixed an issue where some players were unable to loot Crystallized Fel from eligible Archimonde kills.
    • Damage bonuses against demons should now work correctly on Archimonde.


  • Auchindoun
    • The chest that appears after defeating Teron'gor should now correctly award loot or Valor on Mythic difficulty.
  • Skyreach
    • High Sage Viryx should now award Valor to players when defeated on Mythic difficulty.


  • Players are now automatically dismounted around the new Warlords Season 3 vendors.
  • Warlords Season 3 vendors in Warspear and Stormshield should now correctly offer a full selection of Conquest quality PvP gear.


  • Corrected passive stat values on Warlords Season 3 Medallion trinkets, which were lower than intended.
  • Warlords Season 2 version of Champion's Honor now binds when picked up.