Some of the things have been tweaked this week, some of them suggested by the community, and some bugs have been fixed.
⦁ Cross-faction has been enabled. You can now join Random Dungeons and make groups with opposite faction players.
⦁ Two side mail interaction has been enabled. You can now send mails to opposite faction players.
⦁ Two side say chat has been enabled. You can now speak with opposite faction players.
⦁ Two side channel chat has been enabled. You can now speak in both public and private channels with opposite faction players.
⦁ Two side trading has been enabled. You can now trade items with opposite faction players.
⦁ You can now add friends of the opposite faction to your friend list.
⦁ .save command has been added to allow personal saves.
⦁ Automatic player saving has been decreased to 2 seconds. Every 2 seconds your character will be automatically saved to our databases to prevent rollbacks.
⦁ Mob visibility has been decreased. They should back off now more easily.
⦁ Poor and Uncommon drop rates have been increased.
⦁ Trial of Champion is now cross-faction friendly.
⦁ Icecrown Citadel is now cross-faction friendly.
⦁ Hyperspeed Accelerators no longer require 350 Engineering to use.
⦁ Skadi the Ruthless will now properly reset if the group wipes.
⦁ Launcher option has been removed due to negative feedback about false positives detected by the AV.
⦁ Update patch archive has been simplified to ease installation on user end.
⦁ Registration will now properly check password length. Minimum required length is 8, Maximum required is 16.
⦁ Settings panel will now properly check password length. Minimum required length is 8, Maximum required is 16.
⦁ Store content has been changed, and will no longer include any of gear or weapons, that can be bought with Donation Points.
⦁ Transmogrification items and Heirlooms have been added to the shop. More items will be added, which will include legacy PvP set for transmogrification.
The list will continue to grow as some of the bugs do not require an restart, and can be applied immediately.
The changes listed above will be applied at Sunday 23:59ST. Server timezone is UTC or GMT+0.
The downtime should be minimal, and you can expect normal operation with in a minute or so.
Thank you, and enjoy!