Class Redesign

classes in legion
Don’t expect major class changes in Battle for Azeroth World of Warcraft’s expansions have become known for their wide, sweeping changes, and systems overhauls every time a new one comes out. Legion was no exception, and perhaps contained the most extreme overhauls as the WoW devs hammered out each class and spec according to class fantasy.

How do you feel about class changes? When’s a good time for a class redesign? Do you prefer them during the launch of a new expansion, or would you rather see one happen in a patch if a class seems to need them?

BlizzCon 2015: Class stacking buffs removed One of the changes to class design revealed during the Legion systems panel is to stacking buffs and complicated resource systems. At the panel Kris Zierhut talked about how the core philosophy of the class design going into Legion is all about empowering the player — not being overpowered, but feeling in control of your...

Breakfast Topic: Would you welcome a redesign? With Survival Hunters going melee in Legion, it got me to thinking about other classes and specs. Would Rogues welcome or decry, say, a ranged spec or a tank spec?