Warglaive BT DH Transmog Wrong? UPDATE FIX!!!

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Blizzard,

(HUGE UPDATE 7/17/17 THEY WERE CHANGED!!!!!!!! THANK YOU BLIZZARD!! I will keep the origional post untouched but wanted to give an update!)

A large number of players have noticed that the Demon Hunter Transmog: Warglaives of Azzinoth from the new timewalking Black Temple is Very far off from the original design of warglaives when they are sheathed. I will include Pictures of how they look right now and how they should look to keep with the warglaive look. I am also going to include the artifact warglaives as a base for what all current in game warglaives look like sheathed.

(***EDIT*** It is confirmed to be intentional, Even though Blizzard keeps the Warglaives in an X shape on his back in heroes of the storm... we have gotten info from CS, NOT BY THE DEVS YET but doesnt mean we shouldn't stop voicing our concerns. It can be changed! https://twitter.com/BlizzardCS/status/885641126476218368 )

First this is the Default Warglaive Artifact when Sheathed
- http://imgur.com/a/udo1N

Second this is what the Warglaives of Azzinoth looks Sheathed
- http://imgur.com/a/GsNGK

Last is what the current Warglaive of Azzinoth Transmog looks like Sheathed
- http://imgur.com/a/QwCxF

Comparing the Transmog to the Artifact weapon, they clearly are at different angles and do not follow the design of the original Warglaives of Azzinoth.

If Blizzard can please either confirm that the look of the warglaives sheathed is intentional or if they can/will be fixed to match all other current warglaives and the original Warglaives of Azzonoth.

I would love to hear other players opinions on the topic I will spread this thread around to the other posts on the demon hunter thread and the bug forums.

EDIT/ADDITION- Here are 2 other posts regarding the matter that include a lot of players opinions regarding the matter. Also a side-by-side comparison of regular warglaives vs the Transmog.

https://us.battle.net/forums/en/wow/topic/20757566933?page=1
https://us.battle.net/forums/en/wow/topic/20757637106?page=1
http://imgur.com/a/Nrkxj

*ADDED EDIT* So after realizing that Illidan is in Heroes of the Storm, I realized that even blizzard gives Illidan the warglaives the old way when he has them sheathed. If the Devs could clear this up we really need an explanation as to why change them for this?

http://imgur.com/a/e57qi
Last is what the current Warglaive of Azzinoth Transmog looks like Sheathed
- http://imgur.com/a/QwCxF

Omg this looks so ridiculous
07/13/2017 02:45 PMPosted by Óberon
Last is what the current Warglaive of Azzinoth Transmog looks like Sheathed
- http://imgur.com/a/QwCxF

Omg this looks so ridiculous


Yeah that is current live taken about 10 min ago of what the special transmog looks like on the Demon Hunter
I actually like the new models. Yes the art team at Blizzard did this intentionally. I like them both ways but in terms of actual "correct" positioning on the players back, the new rotations are accurate. Also you will notice that the new models were resized. It is particularly noticeable on female Bloodelf with the new models being much larger.
07/13/2017 02:55 PMPosted by Manabee
I actually like the new models. Yes the art team at Blizzard did this intentionally. I like them both ways but in terms of actual "correct" positioning on the players back, the new rotations are accurate. Also you will notice that the new models were resized. It is particularly noticeable on female Bloodelf with the new models being much larger.


The confusion come as to why they would change them up from the original when they are meant to copy the look from them and why not change the current artifact weapon warglaives if that is the case. I do notice the look taking them off but its more of a problem with consistency.
I was so excited to equip the new transmog. Went to the NPC, did it and I was immediately put off by how goofy they look when sheathed on the back.

Please change them to match the original appearance, Blizzard. D:
Seems like an oversight.

Probably putting them on your back the same way as the artifact warglaives since they changed it for DH.
"It looks like an intended change to fix an unintended look." From blizzard twitter

https://twitter.com/BlizzardCS/status/885641126476218368
I dunno, I think it kinda looks better that way. It also makes more sense, the handles are in the right place to draw them quickly.

But it's probably a bug that will get reverted.
I like the way they're sheathed, and to be honest they spend infinitely more time in my hands than they do on my back.
I like how the original weapons looked sheathed.
07/13/2017 04:47 PMPosted by Raellyse
I like the way they're sheathed, and to be honest they spend infinitely more time in my hands than they do on my back.


True but they should look the way other warglaives look imo. I had a feeling this would happen a while back. Many patches ago blizzard changed the way Main hand and offhands worked in game after BC. I didn't play melee much beside tanking on my warrior so I do not recall which patch it was. Ever since that patch the warglaives were inverted on my warrior or to make it look right you had to have the main glaive in the off hand.
At least on my warrior the old warglaives are still bugged as they show handles when they are sheathed. You used to be able to swap them to make it look corrected but not anymore.
07/13/2017 04:59 PMPosted by Vip
At least on my warrior the old warglaives are still bugged as they show handles when they are sheathed. You used to be able to swap them to make it look corrected but not anymore.


Is this closer then to what you could do? I never owned the Glaives back in the day (Was a hunter) but always loved their looks when somebody had them on

http://imgur.com/a/GsNGK
http://imgur.com/a/ZP4Lb

This how my warrior's warglaives are on live.
It looks better the new way. Have the handles showing while on your back, sheathed, instead of the very obvious guards that should be showing was dumb.

Also, I like how they form the Legion symbol while sheathed. Nice little addition.
Yeah they are backwards but they didnt change because ti was old content, now that its so visible I hope they take a little time to just change the model a bit to make it look more like the original.
Was linked to this image, kinda true...
http://imgur.com/a/5mF5Z
07/13/2017 05:10 PMPosted by Zenobia
Also, I like how they form the Legion symbol while sheathed. Nice little addition.


Didn't even notice but this could very well be a reason why.
07/13/2017 04:33 PMPosted by Taargon
I dunno, I think it kinda looks better that way. It also makes more sense, the handles are in the right place to draw them quickly.

But it's probably a bug that will get reverted.
Have you tried moving your arms like how they do in the sheath unsheath animations? it makes no sense with the current transmog option. You would be holding the glaives like they are Bat'leths. So they either need to change the full animation or rotate the blades properly, as I mentioned in the bug report thread.

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