This item references the beloved Dwarf Hunter,
, who makes a number of appearances in-game, the first of which is in
. Prior to Patch 2.0, he was in Stranglethorn Vale, but his son,
, has taken over there. Subsequently he has continued his adventures in
On an interesting note, the name "Hemet Nesingwary" is an anagram of
, a famous writer and incidentally an avid hunter. Among many other references to Hemingway via this NPC, the oft remembered
quest is based on one of Hemingway's novels,
The Green Hills of Africa
UPDATE: The latest Beta patch has adjusted many of the passive effects of these legendaries. The following represents the most current in-game data as of August 28/16 (many of the Wowhead tooltips have not been updated yet!)
This is one of the new legendary world drops that are coming in Legion. Some of these drops are class-specific, and others are shared between classes (or have no class requirement at all!)
At the beginning of Legion, only 1 legendary item can be equipped at a time. Over time, as the expansion progresses this cap will be increased (
Here is some further information about these items:
The legendary items are intended to be used for the entire expansion. They are currently item level 895, and it remains to be seen whether this will change prior to release, or during Legion itself (for comparison, Mythic mode gear from
is iLvl 880).
Thus far, it appears that legendaries will drop from dungeon bosses, raid bosses, PvP Strongboxes, Mythic+ Weekly Caches and World Quest Caches (rewarded after completing 4 world quests).
As it stands, these will be the ONLY sources that will yield legendaries
. Blizzard may expand where they can come from in the future (Source: Legion Summit Dev Interview,
; June 16
Legion Live Developer Q & A
While the legendaries are rare drops, they are not fully random - there will be ways to target specific items (
More difficult content will have a higher chance of dropping these items (
It should be nearly impossible to get a duplicate legendary item. (Source: Legion Summit Dev Interview,
Some level of bad luck streak protection also applies to legendary items (i.e. the chances of you getting a legendary will slowly increase if you don't have one drop). (Source: Legion Summit Dev Interview,
If the slot for the item is transmoggable, you can transmog these legendaries to other appearances, and vice versa (unlike legendary items from previous expansions) (
Legion legendary procs/effects will be disabled in instanced PvP (
Blizzard plans to institute a "suppression aura" in effect for a certain number of weeks after Mythic raids are available, which would disable any legendary item passive effects (they would still function normally as high-ilvl regular items, with the primary/secondary stats intact).
- As per the latest information, Legion legendaries WILL BE allowed in all raid situations,
INCLUDING Mythic difficulty
. The previously noted "suppression aura" in Mythic will not be implemented. (Source: Legion Summit Dev Interview,
All legendary bonus effects are passive "Equip" effects (there are no "Use" effects on these items)
All Legion legendaries are Bind-on-Pickup, and
be sold, traded or listed on the Auction House.
Click any class below to see a summary of legendaries for that class.
Below is a list of all of the Legion legendary items usable by Hunter. Note that the "Spec" column identifies specs for which the item will drop for.
Heal for 20% of your maximum health when you activate
then heal for an additional 5% of your maximum health every sec afterwards for 10 sec.
reduces the Focus cost of all your abilities by 20%.
reduces the remaining cooldown on
by 3.0 sec.
Your pet gains the passive abilities of all pet specializations and deals 10% increased damage.
Reduces the cooldown of all
's damage by 800% and range by 30 yards.
The remaining cooldown on
is reduced by 1.0 sec each time you cast a damaging Shot.
has a 15% chance to not remove
Each enemy you hit with
increases the damage of your next
by 10%, stacking up to 20 times.
Gain 15 Focus when one of your traps is triggered.
an enemy affected by
spreads to 1 other target hit by
The first time
hits a target, your damage done to the target is increased by up to 30% for 10 sec based on distance to the target.
Standing still causes you to send deep roots into the ground, healing you for 4% of your maximum health every 3 sec.
Successfully applying a loss of control effect to an enemy grants you 70% increased movement speed and 15% Haste for 10 sec. This effect may occur once every 30 sec.
After not taking damage for 5 sec, you gain an absorb shield for 15% of your maximum health for 30 sec. This effect may occur once every 30 sec.
The passive on this legendary is beyond useless for survival spec, keep in mind these boots are only available for survival hunters, compare to MM and BM boots, it is not even in the same level of a legendary, even the stats are lackluster for survival. Disappointing legendary.
This legendary effect also works in Marksmanship and Beast Mastery specs, with
Due to the following changes in 7.1.5:
Way of the Mok'nathal / Animal Instincts becoming viable Tier 1 talents
The 2set / 4set synergizing heavily with Flanking Strike
The need for focus during your rotation come 7.1.5
This legendary has become one of the best available options for Survival hunters, primarily due to its indirect effects.
Note that the legendary works well alongside Caltrops, and triggers its +25 focus effect on Freezing Trap even if the target is immune (a raid boss).
+11 [敏捷 or 智力]
耐久: 95 / 95
[This item can be purchased in]
A Guide to Legion Legendaries
Gearing Up Before Raids in Legion
Legendary Flavor Text, References, and Appearances
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