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WoW Valentine's Day Event: Love Is in the Air 2012

Date: Feb 02 2012 Views: ( ) Comments ()

Love and adoration are in the air in the major cities of Azeroth… and in celebration of the occasion, you’re invited to share candy, perfume, and gifts with guards, townsfolk, and other players for special rewards.

However, a strange "love sickness" seems to cloud the hearts of many of Azeroth’s people. Is this widespread incident simply an outbreak of amore? Or will you and your fellow brave adventurers uncover a dark secret behind this plague of passion?

The Event

  • When: February 5-20
  • Where: Stormwind, Ironforge, Darnassus, Shattrath, Dalaran, Thunder Bluff, Orgrimmar, Undercity


  • Seasonal Boss: Use the Dungeon Finder to participate in a high-level encounter against Apothecary Hummel, granting a Heart-Shaped Box(which contains special holiday loot) as a daily reward.
  • Main Quest Line: The Steamwheedle Cartel suspects there's something shady about the goblin newcomers of the Crown Chemical Company. Investigators have been hired to get to the bottom of things -- with your help.
  • Daily Quests: Complete special daily quests to obtain experience, money, and Love Tokens to purchase holiday items.

Item Rewards


Big Love Rocket: The Heart-Shaped Box, a daily reward from the Dungeon Finder for defeating Apothecary Hummel, has a chance to drop a stylish flying mount: the Big Love Rocket!


Toxic Wasteling: This friendly disgusting (but friendly!) ooze will grow in size as it eats critters that cross your path.

Truesilver Shafted Arrow: Summon a lil’ winged goblin of love by spending Love tokens at your faction’s Lovely merchants, NPC vendors located in capital cities.

Amorous Accessories

Romantic Picnic Basket: Enjoy a lovely meal with your closest companions. This cute picnic basket that can be purchased with Love tokens at your faction’s Lovely merchants.

Forever-Lovely Rose: Wear this rose tied in your hair for female characters, or in your mouth for a male character. Available for Love tokens at your faction’s Lovely merchants.

The Heartbreaker: This strange experimental device has a chance to drop from the Heart-Shaped Box, a daily reward from the Dungeon Finder for defeating Apothecary Hummel.

Vile Fumigator's Mask: Open the Heart-Shaped Box from Apothecary Hummel and you might find this creepy mask that Royal Apothecary Society members wear.

Dinner Clothes: These classy suits and dresses can be bought from faction’s Lovely merchants for Love tokens.

Other Rewards:

Titles: If you complete all of the achievements for a particular seasonal event, your character will gain the special title The Love Fool.

Seasonal bonuses: You can receive different kinds of valuable buffs for your character in the form of candy found inside a Box of Chocolates. Of course, useful high-level loot will also drop when you vanquish Apothecary Hummel!

Achievements: There are 17 achievements linked to the Love is in the Air event; they can be completed for a total of 170 achievement points. Completing all of the achievements from each of the seasonal events listed in the What A Long, Strange Trip It’s Been achievement will also unlock a special mount.


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