The Heart of the Cards: WoWs new RNG system

The Heart of the Cards: WoWs new RNG system

In 7.2.5 Blizzard introduced a new system of RNG into the game, featuring it on several legendary items and a trinket. It was accompanied by a brief explanation in a Reddit developer AMA. It’s designed to smooth out your luck, making chance-based items much more consistent at the cost of the huge streaks you can achieve with pure chance. Think of it as ‘Good luck […]

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The value of a Gem Socket

The value of a Gem Socket

With 7.3 epic gems were added to the expansion which invalidates some of the numbers here. Hopefully it’s still an interesting read. Every class seems to have a rough ‘rule of thumb’ when asked what a socket is worth. Ask your friend what a socket is worth for them on say, a helm. What did they say? 5-10 ilvl? Let’s get a little more precise. […]

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