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WoW Token Coming Soon - Additional Details

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Additional details were released late yesterday regarding the rollout and implementation of the WoW Token, Blizzard's new in-game subscription currency - bought for real money through the in-game Shop, then sold to players for a market price in WoW gold.


 
As a reminder, the original announcement of the WoW Token and its general functionality can be found here:
Coming Soon: WoW Token - In-Game Subscription
 
Today's patch, Patch 6.1.2, adds the framework in-game to support the WoW Token. It will be rolled out on a region-by-region basis following the patch going live. No precise date for the launch has been announced, but it appears the Americas region (North America, Latin America, Oceania) will go live first.
 
Tokens have officially been priced at $20 USD.
 
A region-wide Game Time tab now exists in the Auction House where WoW Tokens will be purchasable once the service officially launches. Tokens are worth 30 days of game time.
 

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Blizzard's WoW Token explanation.

 
Blizzard is setting a fixed in-game gold value for the Token at launch, after which it will move dynamically based on supply and demand. The initial gold price was not announced.
 
Learn more:
WoW Token Coming Soon - Additional Details
 

WoW Tokens are coming out soon in the wake of the functionality added in Patch 6.1.2 for them today.

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