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Leave Blizzard/WoW hate at the door please.

Some highlights:
- Level cap of 100.
- 2 new raids featuring 16 bosses.
- 7 dungeons
- LFR/Normal/Heroic scale between 10-25 players, with a new Mythic difficulty for 20 players only. All other difficulties removed.
- Player made garrisons/towns.
- New (greatly improved) models with separate fingers, facial expressions, etc
- Hit/Expertise/Dodge/Parry/Reforging Removed.
- All gear dynamically adjust stats based on your spec, no more needing 2-3 sets of gear to play all your specs.
- None (or very few) dailies.
- Item Squish is happening (will not affect ability to solo old content).
- Toybox and Heirloom tabs to reduce bag clutter.
- A lot more

There is also links on there for SC2 and D3 announcements. Feel free to discuss anything Blizzard in here! thumb.gif
Edited by Murlocke - 11/10/13 at 4:34am
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Not all that thrilled with the expansion notice. At least the way they presented it. Too many questions. Guess I'll watch the next panel, or try to since I'm at work.
 
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Not all that thrilled with the expansion notice. At least the way they presented it. Too many questions. Guess I'll watch the next panel, or try to since I'm at work.

Still 2 panels that are an hour long each that will hopefully answer these questions. smile.gif

Really looking forward to the D3 panel too. The leaked trailer really showed how much they improved/fixed the game. Adventure mode will definitely make me throw another 500 hours into it.
Edited by Murlocke - 11/8/13 at 12:16pm
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There was also insta lvl 90 in that trailer.

To bad no new classes or races, i always find the xpansions that dont have new classes are races the least fun.
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Kinda sucks I'm stuck here at work. I went to the last 3 events, so not being there in person this year is kind of weird.
 
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There was also insta lvl 90 in that trailer.

To bad no new classes or races, i always find the xpansions that dont have new classes are races the least fun.

Added, that's a big feature and really addresses the increased leveling grind with this many expansions.

I'll take new player models and player/guild towns over a new race/class any day. tongue.gif
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I know this is a thread about WoW, but on the paid stream, apparently they are opening up SC2's Arcade Mode to anyone. You don't even have to buy the game, essentially making SC2 F2P if you don't like playing ladder or the campaign.

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YES!!! looking forward to this
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MoP had a much more exciting first impression. I'm sure I'll resub to my WOW account when this xpac is closer to release.
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World of Warcraft Panel 1 starting now. Will update if anything major is announced.
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