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Shadowlands Class Changes – Returning Class Abilities and Talents

Shadowlands Class Changes – Returning Class Abilities and Talents
Lots of abilities and talents are returning in the Shadowlands Pre-Expansion Patch. Iconic abilities include Auras for Paladins, Poisons for Rogues, Totems for Shamans, and Curses for Warlocks.

Originally Posted by MMO-Champion

Death Knights

General

Blood

  • Ossuary – Changed to a baseline passive ability (previously a talent)
  • Rune Tap – Changed to a baseline ability (previously a talent)
  • Blood Tap – Returns as a talent

Frost

Unholy

Druids

General

Guardian

  • Renewal – Added as a talent (now available to all Druid specializations)

Restoration

  • Nature’s Swiftness – Returns as a baseline ability (available at Level 58)
  • Nourish – Changed to a talent (previously a PvP talent)

Hunters

General

Marksmanship

  • Volley – Returns as a talent

Mages

General

Arcane

Fire

  • Phoenix Flames – Returns as a baseline ability (previously an Artifact Trait)
  • Alter Time – Returns as a baseline ability (available at Level 58)

Frost

  • Alter Time – Returns as a baseline ability (available at Level 58)

Monks

General

Brewmaster

  • Brewmaster Monks can now use two One-Handed Weapons
  • Invoke Niuzao, the Black Ox – Changed to a baseline ability (previously a talent)
  • Clash – Returns as a baseline ability (available at Level 54)
  • Shuffle – Returns as a passive ability
  • Exploding Keg – Returns as a talent

Windwalker

Paladins

General

Holy

Retribution

  • Wake of Ashes – Changed to a baseline ability (previously a talent)
  • Empyrean Power – Changed to a talent (previously an Azerite Power)

Priests

General

Discipline

Holy

Shadow

Rogues

General

Assassination

  • Ambush – Returns as a baseline ability

Subtlety

  • Find Weakness – Changed to a baseline passive ability (previously a talent)
  • Rupture – Returns as a baseline ability

Shamans

General

Enhancement

Restoration

Warlocks

General

Warriors

General

Arms

Note: The list above may be incomplete, please check the Shadowlands Pre-Expansion Patch Notes to see all the class changes coming in the pre-patch.