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Today, on Reddit, we saw the release of a number of images relating the to the Northwestern zone of the Broken Isles, Val'Sharah, as well as the model of a new mount.

 

This morning, Reddit user y0mirs posted the first images from the next zone of the Broken Isles, Val'Sharah. The zone itself is a combination of intense natural beauty and the slow decay of Xavius' corruption. 

 

For those of you that are unsure about the story behind this zone, it is featured as the area in which Cenarius taught his student Malfurion Stormrage. Cenarius is the Lord of the Forest, a demigod born to the great forest spirit Malorne and the goddess Elune. He saw great promise within the Night Elf Malfurion, so Cenarius ensured he went through the correct druidic teachings. 

 

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Cenarius the Forest Lord

 

This area was chosen by Cenarius since it was a zone of natural beauty and power, the perfect place for Malfurion to commune with the Emerald Dream, as well as hone his ability to connect with the powers of nature. It has since been under attack by Xavius, the master of the Emerald Nightmare, and his Satyrs. They are attempting to spread the corruption of the Nightmare in order to further the reach of the mists. 

 

Make sure to check out the album of images here.

 

In other news, we've been given a glimpse of one of the new mounts coming with Legion. This particular one is known as a storm dragon; it was initially unveiled in its NPC form at Blizzcon, but we can see it now with the reins around its neck. Take a look!

 

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