The 1.11 patch introduces several new quests (some good, some bad) for those who choose to become Admirals of the Bloodsail Fleet. I spent some time on the player test realm checking out the new quests and verifying if any changes had been made to the old methods of regaining the trust of the Steamwheedle Cartel (while remaining a true Bloodsail Buccaneer, of course!). First, for those who who do not know about the Bloodsail Buccaneer quests, you can read the story of how Neriad became an Admiral of the Bloodsail Fleet in this journal written almost a year ago:
Fast forwarding to today, details about the new Bloodsail 1.11 quests can be found in the following journal. You'll see that there's a fantastic new quest that rewards the player with a full Bloodsail Buccaneer uniform! But true Bloodsail Admirals will shun the other new quests designed to restore one's Steamwheedle Cartel reputation. All the findings can be found here:
When you do the repeat quests for Gadgetzan etc, do you still get 500 rep a quest or is it greatly diminished?
It's always 500. I did the quest twice in each city to be sure. Yeah, this makes it very easy to get your reputation back. Seductively easy. I suspect that many Bloodsail Admirals will be turning traitor when the servers come up