- Were you looking for the accelerator currency called Artifact Knowledge or the replacement in the next expansion called , Azerite power?
This article concerns content exclusive to Legion.
Artifact Power is the resource used to unlock additional abilities (active traits) and features (passive traits) within a player's artifact weapon, introduced in World of Warcraft: Legion. It also acts as a currency for upgrading existing abilities and features. Installing artifact relics will also cost a fixed amount of power.
Earning Artifact Power can be done a variety of ways:
- Dungeon & Raid bosses
- Quest bosses
- Rare mobs
- Uncommon and Rare drops
- Winning battlegrounds
- Arena victories
- Patch 7.0.3 (19-Jul-2016): Added.
- ^ BlizzCon 2015 Game System Panel