Patch 8.0.1 (undocumented changes)
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This article lists all undocumented changes for patch 8.0.1. All documented changes should be listed on the main article.


  • Male blood elves have had their faces adjusted.[1]
  • The faces for male void elves and a couple for female have been adjusted.[2]
  • With the release of the expansion, limit of characters per realm increased to 18, from 16.[3]


Demon hunter

  • General
    • Demon hunters can no longer equip daggers.


  • General
    • [Bear Form] has received updates to its stand, walk, and run animations.[4]
    • [Cat Form] running and walking animations have been updated.[5]








The following creatures have had their model updated.

The following have received updates to their stand, walk, and run animations:

Pet Battles



  • General
    • Darkmoon Faire profession quests (except Archeology) award 5 skill points only to classic tier of professions.
  • Cooking
    • Daily сooking quests in capital cities now award 1-2 skill points only to classic сooking.
  • First Aid
    • First Aid removed from the game. Associated bandages and elixirs have been moved to Tailoring and Alchemy, respectively.
    • The Field Medic title is now account-wide.
  • Fishing
    • Daily fishing quest in Draenor Garrison now awards 1 skill point (was 15) and only to Draenor fishing.
    • Daily fishing quests in capital cities now award 1-2 skill points only to classic fishing.
    • Rare fish on Broken Isles and Broken Shore now awards 5 skill points only to Legion fishing.
    • Many fishing items give less fishing skill points.
    • Successful catch has a random chance to award a second duplicate fish (such fish causes a popup).
  • Blacksmith




Dungeons & Raids


Pet Battles

Class Hall


Class Hall

  • General
    • Gold currency is no longer rewarded from missions. Affected missions now reward [Order Resources] instead.
    • Artifact Power is no longer rewarded from missions (as base reward for 110 level missions and bonus reward for any level missions). Affected missions now reward [Wakening Essence] instead. Base rewards for 100-109 level missions still can be poor artifact power items.

Dungeons and Raids

World Environment

Bug Fixes

User Interface

  • Fullscreen has been removed from the Display Mode options due to DirectX 12 being added.[10]
  • Mounts and pets linked in chat can now be previewed in the dressing room.[11]
  • Hairstyles that were exclusive to the barbershop are now available as options in the character creation screen.
  • Transportation ships and airships are now indicated on the world map and display their destination.
  • The flightpoint icon for Eye of Azshara was removed (likely a bug).
  • The appearance used for the main world map has been changed.
  • The Achievements panel button on the micro menu was adjusted.
  • Group Finder
    • Groups can no longer be automatically created.
    • The "Find Group" functionality for non-elite world quests has been removed.
    • Text now can only be entered in manually.
  • The cardinal directors on the rotating minimap have been updated.
  • The "Show New Character Models" checkbox has been removed from the advanced System options.
  • Portrait
    • The ability to change loot modes has been removed.
    • Added Voice Chat option to adjust volume for both mic and output speaker.
  • Unattackable enemy portraits and highlights now use the unfriendly color instead of red color.
  • The old guild interface can be opened with the /guildroster command.
  • Legion Companion App: The "Switch Character" button has been removed and replaced with "Log Out".[12]


  1. ^ chaud 2018-04-20. Blood Elf Male Face Update, Barber Shop Skin Color, Build 26476 Broadcast Text. MMO-Champion. Retrieved on 2018-04-20.
  2. ^ chaud 2018-05-04. Void Elf Face Update, May 4 Hotfixes, BlizzCon Tickets Wednesday, MDI This Weekend. MMO-Champion. Retrieved on 2018-05-04.
  3. ^ WarcraftDevs on Twitter. Twitter (2018-05-18). Archived from the original on 2018-05-18. Retrieved on 2018-05-18.
  4. ^ a b perculia 2018-04-04. Updated Bear Animations in Battle for Azeroth. Wowhead. Retrieved on 2018-07-10.
  5. ^ perculia 2018-06-30. Updated Druid Cat Form Running and Walking Animations in Battle for Azeroth. Wowhead. Retrieved on 2018-07-10.
  6. ^ Anshlun 2018-03-29. Daily Quests and Quest Log Changes in Battle for Azeroth. Wowhead. Retrieved on 2018-03-31.
  7. ^ Blizzard Entertainment Phalanx 2018-04-25. What's the plan for large battlegrounds?. Blizzard Entertainment. Archived from the original on 2018-04-25. Retrieved on 2018-04-26.
  8. ^ chaud 2018-07-19. Developer Q&A with Ion Hazzikostas - Battle for Azeroth. MMO-Champion. Retrieved on 2018-07-19.
  9. ^ Blizzard Entertainment Ythisens 2018-05-01. Tiffin Wrynn's Memorial Plaque Removed. Blizzard Entertainment. Archived from the original on 2018-05-01. Retrieved on 2018-05-01.
  10. ^ Blizzard Entertainment Ythisens 2018-07-05. Fullscreen Gone in BFA. Blizzard Entertainment. Archived from the original on 2018-07-05. Retrieved on 2018-07-05.
  11. ^ chaud 2018-04-24. Tomb Stalker Mount, Mount and Pet Dressing Room, Blue Posts, FinalBossTV. MMO-Champion. Retrieved on 2018-04-24.
  12. ^ BlizzardCS on Twitter. Twitter (2018-07-19). Archived from the original on 2018-07-20. Retrieved on 2018-07-20.