MMO Champion has published an extensive list of new Artifact Traits to be released in Patch 7.2. There appear to be four brand-new abilities for Restoration, including:
- Deep Rooted (Rank 1): Your Heal over Time effects automatically refresh when their target goes below 35% maximum health.
This seems pretty similar to Cultivation. I suppose this would be useful in cases where you need to ignore your tank in favor of raid healing?
- Joy of Spring (Rank 1): Efflorescence’s healing increases by 0% every 2 sec.
Presumably, this won’t be 0% in actuality.
- Eternal Restoration (Rank 1): Increases the duration of Essence of G’hanir by 1 sec (up to 8 additional seconds at Rank 8).
Depending upon the eventual strength of Joy of Spring, this is probably going to be my favorite of the three new abilities.
- Infinite (Rank 1): Placeholder ability.
The full list of additional ranks — and speculation about what these changes may mean in terms of artifact progression — after the break.continue reading…