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Im not all that excited after the let down "IMHO" from Cata and MoP. Dont get me wrong i played them both...but i just wasnt nearly as hooked as I was on Vanilla and BC.redface.gif
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Originally Posted by Murlocke View Post

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Leave WoW hate at the door please.

Some highlights:
- Level cap of 100
- 2 new raids featuring 16 bosses.
- 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) character models with separate fingers, facial expressions, etc
- A lot more

Blizzcon 2013 is going on right now with many more announcements to come for WoW, SC2, and D3.... thumb.gif

I thought I was done with crack cocaine... I guess I'll be back hustlin' in trade chat again...
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That's kind of the point, it's just putting off things that we want to go through by just adding filler.

Of course, they want to keep WoW going for as long as possible. Blizzard know what people to "go through" and are most likely be saving "the best til last", knowing full well that it will be popular with the community.
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post #44 of 90
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Originally Posted by Forsakenfire View Post

That's kind of the point, it's just putting off things that we want to go through by just adding filler.
Or they try to not kill even more lore?
I honestly don't get this.
Blizzard makes a crapload of Lore characters killable = BOO BLIZZ, WHY YOU KILL YOUR OWN LORE BY KILLING OFF MAIN CHARS!
Blizzards saids ok and makes a new character designed purely for World of warcraft to be the gigantic ******* boss = BOO BLIZZ, WHY CAN WE NOT KILL OFF GREAT LORE CHARS?
I for one am really excited, having read the book and curious how they will do some parts.
post #45 of 90
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Originally Posted by Murlocke View Post

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
Totally agree, I like new class but for the moment theres 34 different spec, its already very hard to balance and the player town is a really sweet addition to the game, I love it, I will have a reason to log other than raiding!!! New race? Well I guess it was either a new race or new character model, I prefer new character model biggrin.gif
post #46 of 90
I am looking forward to the new xpac! Regardless of what anyone else thinks, I believe that WOW is the best game ever released. biggrin.gif
     
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For people who don't know the lore. Draenor is the new continent, which is outland way back in the day. Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)
The expansion will take place almost completely in the past, as we travel back in time to stop Garrosh after he escapes. However, they confirmed that Garrosh is not the main enemy of this expansion.


Wait a sec, is the expac going back in time or into another dimension so they can recycle Outlands developer resources?
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Wait a sec, is the expac going back in time or into another dimension so they can recycle Outlands developer resources?

reading is for cool ppl
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No, the iron horde create a new dark portal from Draenor (MUCH MUCH MUCH BEFORE Outlands as it is now) to the current Azeroth. It's a completley different timeline with a completley different story. It's not really time travel, it's just a link to another world.
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No, the iron horde create a new dark portal from Draenor (MUCH MUCH MUCH BEFORE Outlands as it is now) to the current Azeroth. It's a completley different timeline with a completley different story. It's not really time travel, it's just a link to another world.

And a convenient way to reuse art assets, heh. Hope the player forts are extra awesome as a result of that saved $ and man hours. Would have preferred they stray into some new world building.
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