Dragonflight Season 2—Now Live! - WoW (2024)

Dragonflight Season 2 is here, bringing a new raid, an updated rotation of challenging Mythic+ dungeons, and a new PvP Season. This season also features familiar exclusive rewards such as the Ahead of the Curve and Cutting Edge achievements for raids, Keystone Master achievements, rewards for Mythic+, and Gladiator rewards for PvP.

Read on for more details, and prepare to take on all new challenges.

New Season Achievements

Dragonflight Season 2 Master - Complete one of the following achievements:

  • Dragonflight Keystone Master: Season Two
  • Challenger II: Dragonflight Season 2
  • Heroic: Aberrus, the Shadowed Crucible

Reward: Draconic Mark of Mastery. Bring it to Norzko the Proud at the Obsidian Rest in Zaralek Cavern to receive powerful equipment for your efforts.

Note: You may only earn one Draconic Mark of Mastery per character during Season 2 through this achievement.

Dragonflight Season 2 Hero - Complete one of the following achievements:

  • Dragonflight Keystone Hero: Season Two
  • Elite: Dragonflight Season 2
  • Mythic: Scalecommander Sarkareth

Reward: Obsidian Aspectral Earthstone. The Earthstone Infuses your armor, unlocking additional visual effects for certain Aberrus, the Shadowed Crucible class set appearances. This effect is account-wide.

New Raid

Aberrus, the Shadowed Crucible

Millennia ago, Neltharion established Aberrus, a secret laboratory where he conducted world altering experiments. Recently rediscovered, Aberrus is now under attack from all sides as forces seeking to claim the Earth-Warder’s legacy search for any power that remains. The champions of Azeroth must venture into the shadows and ensure Neltharion’s dark power doesn’t fall into the wrong hands.

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For more information on the new raid including boss encounters, achievements and release schedule, check out our raid preview article.

Cross-Faction Mythic, Cross-Realm, and Hall of Fame Eligibility

Cross-faction Mythic Aberrus, the Shadowed Crucible will be available from the start. Hall of Fame entries will require at least 16 out of 20 raiders from the same guild to be eligible for rewards. Cross-realm mythic will unlock later in the season.

New World Boss

The Zaqali Elders

Vakan and Gholna, powerful djaradin elders, are each a master over their respective element. Gholna with lava and Vakan with shadowflame, they are locked in constant conflict over who is stronger. Through devastation and chaos, each elder attempts to outdo the other until one of them is crowned victor.

You can face this menacing new World Boss duo at the Zaqali Caldera in Zaralek Cavern.

New Dungeon Rotation

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Dragonflight Season 2 will feature a new dungeon rotation for Mythic+. Four dungeons from Dragonflight are included, and four returning dungeons from previous expansions. Here’s the full lineup:

  • Brackenhide Hollow
  • Halls of Infusion
  • Neltharus
  • Uldaman: Legacy of Tyr
  • Freehold (from the Battle for Azeroth™ expansion)
  • The Underrot (from the Battle for Azeroth™ expansion)
  • Neltharion’s Lair (from the Legion™ expansion)
  • The Vortex Pinnacle (from the Cataclysm™ expansion)

Mythic+ and PvP Season 2 will also begin the week of May 8 with regional maintenance. For Dragonflight, the item level of rewards from completing Mythic+ runs will not be capped on the first week, as Mythic Aberrus, the Shadowed Crucible will open simultaneously.

The Revival Catalyst used to turn non-set pieces of the appropriate slot into a new set piece of the same item level will be available later in Season 2.

Seasonal Affixes

Here are all of Mythic+ Affixes for Season 2. Keystones from levels 2 through 6 will have either the Tyrannical or Fortified affixes. Starting at Keystone levels 7 and 14, an additional affix will be present, as per the lists below:

Keystone level 7 affixes:

  • Afflicted
  • Entangling
  • Incorporeal
  • Storming
  • Volcanic

Keystone level 14 affixes:

  • Bolstering
  • Bursting
  • Raging
  • Sanguine
  • Spiteful

Mythic+ Rewards

The following rewards can be obtained by completing Mythic Keystone Dungeons in Season 2:

  • Dragonflight Keystone Conqueror: Season 2 - Attain a Mythic+ Rating of at least 1500 during Dragonflight Season 2.
    • Reward: “the Smoldering” title
  • Dragonflight Keystone Master: Season 2 – Attain a Mythic+ Rating of at least 2000 during Dragonflight Season 2.
    • Reward: Mount: Inferno Armoredon
  • Dungeon Teleports
    • Earned for each dungeon by completing a +20 or higher in that dungeon.
  • Title awarded to players in the top 0.1% of Mythic+ rating in each region at the end of the season.
    • Reward: “the Smoldering Hero” title

New PvP Season

A new PvP Season will also kick off, allowing heroes all over Azeroth a chance to obtain glory in the Arenas and Battlegrounds. The new item level caps for Honor and Conquest gear shake up as follows:

  • Crafted PvP gear is Obsidian Combatant and has a PvP item level of 424
  • Honor PvP gear Obsidian Aspirant and has a PvP item level of 437
  • Conquest PvP gear is Obsidian Gladiator and has a PvP item level of 450
  • Title: Obsidian Gladiator for rated 3v3, and Obsidian Legend for Rated Solo Shuffle
  • Mount: Obsidian Gladiator’s Drake
  • Dragonriding Appearance: Winding Slitherdrake: Embodiment of the Obsidian Gladiator
  • New Vicious mounts–Alliance and Horde-themed Snails (Vicious War Snail)
  • New Weapon Illusion–Shadow Flame
  • New Tabard and Cloak–Obsidian Gladiator’s Tabard, Obsidian Gladiator’s Prestigious Cloak
  • New Pennant–Obsidian Legend’s Pennant
  • New Elite Weapon Appearances - Obsidian Gladiator's

Also, Season 2 of Dragonflight, features an updated weekly map rotation for Rated and Skirmish Arenas that you can check out below:

Pool APool BPool C
Nagrand ArenaNagrand ArenaNagrand Arena
Dalaran SewersRuins of LordaeronHook Point
Tiger's PeakTol'viron ArenaEmpyrean Domain
Enigma CrucibleTiger's PeakAshamane's Fall
Empyrean DomainBlade's Edge ArenaThe Robodrome
Ashamane's FallMaldraxxus ColliseumMugambala
Maldraxxus ColliseumBlack Rook Hold ArenaEnigma Crucible
Nokhudon Proving GroundsNokhudon Proving GroundsNokhudon Proving Grounds

Dragonflight: Season 2 Content Update Notes

Read through the content update notes for more details on the changes coming in Dragonflight Season 2. [Learn More]

See you on the Dragon Isles!

Dragonflight Season 2—Now Live! - WoW (2024)


Is Dragonflight season 2 live? ›

Dragonflight Season 2 begins on May 9, 2023, featuring new top-end content for the latest WoW expansion. Players can raid Aberrus, complete a brand new Mythic+ dungeon rotation, and compete for rewards in the latest PvP season.

Is World of Warcraft: Dragonflight live? ›

Dragonflight Season 4 is now live in World of Warcraft, both making some big changes and new improvements, while also winding the era down before The War Within.

When did season 2 of Dragonflight start? ›

Dragonflight Season 2 (or Arena Season 35) is a PvP season that started on 9 May 2023, a week after the release of patch 10.1. 0 and will last up to patch 10.2. 0. All non-PvP gear uses the new [Flightstones] systems for item upgrades.

What is the Dragonflight Season 2 update? ›

Dragonflight Season 2 brings a minor rework to the affix system. Affixes are now applied at keystone levels 7 and 14. Explosive, Quaking, and Grievous have been retired. Periodic affixes are now active at keystone level 7: Afflicted, Incorporeal, Volcanic, Entangling, Storming.

Will Honor reset in Dragonflight season 2? ›

Honor points are not reset.

Was there a time skip in Dragonflight? ›

Dragonflight Timeskip - Steve Danuser Comments on Dragonflight Timeline. WoW Narrative Lead, Steve Danuser, has published a blue post in the forums about timeskip in Dragonflight, revealing Dragonflight takes place five years after the start of Shadowlands.

What happened to black dragonflight? ›

Following the ultimate defeat of both Deathwing and his allies, the remainder of the Black Dragonflight was exterminated by the other flights.

What time does 10.1 go live? ›

Following World of Warcraft: Dragonflight's initial roadmap, patch 10.1 is the biggest content drop since the Dragonflight expansion was released. The official launch for World of Warcraft: Dragonflight Embers of Neltharion Patch 10.1 will go live on May 2, 2023.

What is the mythic rating in Dragonflight Season 2? ›

Dragonflight Season 2 Mythic+ Seasonal Rewards

Dragonflight Season 2 also has two special achievements for earning 2000 Mythic+ Rating and 2500 Mythic+ Rating. Dragonflight Keystone Explorer: Season Two: Attain a Mythic+ Rating of at least 750 during Dragonflight Season Two.

Who is the villain of Dragonflight? ›

The Primalists are the main antagonists of World of Warcraft: Dragonflight. They are a faction of rogue proto-dragons and their mortal followers that have rejected the edicts of the Titans, in favor of the elements.

Is archeology back in Dragonflight? ›

Unfortunately, no new content was added for Archaeology in Battle for Azeroth, Shadowlands, or Dragonflight, meaning it has been over seven years since the profession saw an update.

Who is the green dragon in Dragonflight? ›

Known members
YseraLeader Queen and Aspect of the green dragonflight. Blessed by the Titans as the Aspect of Dreams and Nature, and called the Dreamer. Fighting the Nightmare within the Emerald Dream.
AlysraGreen dragon found at the Ruins of Lar'donir. Escorts the prisoner Fandral Staghelm to safety in Moonglade.
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What time can I play Dragonflight? ›

WoW Dragonflight Expansion Release Date

The Dragonflight expansion arrives on November 28th, 2022. It is currently available to pre-purchase and will be available on Mac and Windows via Battle.net.

How much time has passed in Dragonflight? ›

WoW began in year 25. Dragonflight is year 40.

What season of Dragonflight are we on? ›

Season 4 of World of Warcraft: Dragonflight will be the last season leading up to The War Within expansion, but that doesn't mean it will be a drag but any stretch. The most notable changes will be coming to the dungeons for Season 4, specifically the challenges and rewards associated with each difficulty.

Does Dragonflight have a release date? ›

It was announced in April 2022, and released on November 28, 2022.


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