With this years Winter Veil (Christmas) the quests and (fun)items from last year have returned but also some new things have been added.
I've tried to create a complete overview of what can be obtained, let me know if i missed something:
Presents: (can be opened on Christmas and the days after)
Carefully Wrapped Present contains:
Gaily Wrapped Present (level 20+) contains one of the following:
Ticking Present (level 40+) contains one of the following:
- Mechanical Greench
- Preserved Holly
- Pattern: Green Holiday Shirt (Tailoring)
- Formula: Enchant Weapon - Winter's Might (Enchanting)
- Recipe: Elixir of Frost Power (Alchemy)
- Schematic: Snowmaster 9000 (Engineering)
- Pattern: Gloves of the Greatfather (Leatherworking)
- Plans: Edge of WInter (Blacksmithing)
Winter Veil Gift contains: (NEW!)
- Clockwork Rocket Bot, new non-combat pet (mechano toy) which comes from a Present (see image).
- Winter Veil Disguise Kit, reward from the quest Stolen Winter Veil Treats (chain), you will receive this in the mail later.
- Preserved Holly, reward from the quest Metzen the Reindeer: Alliance/Horde
Sold on special vendors:
- Snowball, can be thrown at players/npc's. Partymembers get knocked down when hit. (can pick up snowballs in certain zones aswell)
- Blue Ribboned Wrapping Paper
- Green Ribboned Wrapping Paper
- Purple Ribboned Wrapping Paper
- Recipe: Egg Nog (Cooking)
- Recipe: Gingerbread Cookie (Cooking)
- Holiday Spiced
- Holiday Spirit
- Candy Cane
- Honed Holiday Ham (NEW!)
- Sparkling Apple Cider (NEW!)
Do /kiss on a Winter Reveler (once per hour) in an inn to receive randomly one of these:
- Fresh Holly, changes your mount into a (flying) reindeer.
- Mistletoe, gives a friendly target a 20 spirit buff.
- Handfull of Snowflakes, showers a nearby target with snow. (NEW!)
Received by Mail:
These (NEW!) items are crafted from patterns which apparently are send to players by mail:
- Green Winter Clothes, made with Pattern: Green Winter Clothes (Tailoring)
- Red Winter Clothes, made with Pattern: Red Winter Clothes (Tailoring)
- Winter Boots, made with Pattern: Winter Boots (Leatherworking)
- Recipe: Hot Apple Cider (Cooking)
The holiday versions of the bosses will begin on Dec. 25 and end on Jan. 2. These bosses include:
- Grand Warlock Nethekurse (Shattered Halls)
- Grandmaster Vorpil (Shadow Labyrinth)
- Exarch Maladaar (Auchenai Crypts)
- Captain Skarloc (Durnholde Keep)
- Nethermancer Sepethrea (Mechanar)
- High Botanists Freywinn (Botanica)
Hardpacked Snowball, can be picked up in the BG Alterac Valley and used to knock back enemy players.