Explorers’ League Journal: Winged Guardian Leviosa

June 7th by Lylirra

Welcome to the Explorers' League Journal, our weekly recap of news and events from around Azeroth. Each week we'll cover a variety of topics including patch notes, hotfixes, contests, helpful guides, and recent blue posts to keep you up-to-date on the latest game and community developments.

Find out what happened this week below. If you missed our last entry, you can check it out here.


From the latest developer blogs to updated PTR patch notes, here's what's happening in your neck of the woods.

Dev Watercooler: Cataclysm Talent Tree Post-Mortem

Arena Pass Ranked Ladder Season Starts Soon

Winged Guardian Arrives in Pet Store

Patch 4.2 PTR Patch Notes (Updated 5/31)

Patch 4.1 Hotfixes (Updated 6/1)


Survival Guides

Looking to find out more about the Regrowth and Molten Front daily quest areas in 4.2 or shore up your skills in lockpicking? These guides, courtesy of our friends over at Wowhead, have got you covered.

Patch 4.2: A Complete Guide to Stage One of the New Dailies

Shifty Hands: A Guide to Picking Pockets



The brilliant minds behind The Daily Blink, GUComics, and Dark Legacy Comics have been busy! Check out some of their latest comics below, and be prepared to get your giggle on.

Speaker for the Dead

All Alone Again

Dark Legacy #290


Music and Machinima

The World of Warcraft community is full of gifted vocalists and machinimists. Be sure take a peek at two of the latest pieces published this week (embedded below) featuring an epic raid video introduction from US-Frostmourne guild, relax, and a brand new parody from SilverLetomi.

relax vs. Bastion of Twlight Intro

You Won't Do the Same


Fan Art

New Warcraft Fan Art (Updated 6/1)

Deathwing in Minecraft

Fel Reaver Papercraft -- by Tinydevel421

Anzu Plushie -- by xSystem


See you next week!

If you have any suggestions for community-created comics, guides, artwork, machinima, realm events, or forum posts that we should feature, please feel free to send us an email at WoWCommWatch@Blizzard.com. Include a link to the content and a brief description of why you think that item should be featured, and you may see it in the next Explorers' League Journal!