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The first Guardian, Aegwynn.

 

There have been a number of tweets going out from the developers and designers of WoW concerning the upcoming changes in Legion.

 

The first tweet comes from @DaveKosak, replying to one users concerns about whether Class Halls that are based further away from Dalaran might cause the players to become separated from where the action is, namely the Monk Class Hall.

 

 

One of the more interesting tweets of today's post concerns a lore-based question; one user wanted to know whether the Tirisgarde mentioned within the Mage artifact quest has any relevance to the Order of Tirisfal. 

 

For those of you that don't know, the Order of Tirisfal was the secret council made up of Mages from the human, night elf and gnome races, that would decide on the next Guardian of Tirisfal. The Guardians are known as the most powerful Mages on Azeroth, with powers being handed down from one Guardian to another via the Council. The Guardian was tasked with fighting the Burning Legion in secret, ensuring that they cannot find a foothold on Azeroth. 

 

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Medivh, the son of Aegwynn.

 

One of the most famous Guardians, Medivh, was also the last Guardian of the old council. After his disappearance, his child, alongside Jaina Proudmoore, the former Guardian Aegwynn (Medivh's mother) and Meryl Felstorm, founded a new Council in order to combat Cho'gall. Medivh's child, Me'dan, was named as the first Guardian of the new Council. 

 

Unfortunately for us, it seems these two orders are not the same thing. Instead, it looks like the Tirisgarde are what the Council uses to combat the Burning Legion if there is no Guardian appointed.

 

 

In other news, Senior Art Director Chris Robinson has been answering a few tweets concerning potential aesthetics in Legion. After a discussion concerning the hunchback of the orc male model, we see @artofcgrobinson hint at the possibility of a posture choice for the orcs!

 

 

For those of you worrying about whether your Draenor treasures are going to show up in the wardrobe, the @WarcraftDevs have answered!

 

 

Lastly, there seems to be a wide array of players that want to get into the closed Alpha. This is understandable, but Blizzard have now emphasised that their representatives can not and will not grant access to the Alpha.

 

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