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This Month in WoW: November 2017 [Official]

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November is here and we get a peek at all the events coming to WoW this month! We've already heard from Day of the Dead and know BlizzCon and the Arena World Championship is upon us, so what else is there? Pilgrim's Bounty, the Moonkin Festival, WotLK timewalking and WoW's 13th anniversary join the usual bonus events and PvP brawls, so check them out in detail below!

Blizzard LogoNovember (source)

Prepare your appetite for a cornucopia of events this month–BlizzCon 2017, Pilgrim’s Bounty, and World of Warcraft’s 13-year Anniversary are all ahead.

In-Game Events

Day of the Dead
Day of the Dead [November 1–3]

During the Day of the Dead, people gather in graveyards to celebrate with and cherish the spirits of those they have lost.

Darkmoon Faire
Darkmoon Faire [November 5–11]

Meet Silas Darkmoon and his troupe, play games that test mind and nerve, and behold exotic sights from the four corners of Azeroth and beyond!

WotLK Timewalking
Wrath of the Lich King Timewalking [November 7–14]

While this event is active, players level 81 or higher may access a special Timewalking Dungeon Finder queue, which scales players and their items down to revisit past dungeons from the Wrath of the Lich King expansions. While Timewalking, bosses will yield loot appropriate to a player’s regular level.

Moonkin Festival
Moonkin Festival [November 12]

A wonderful celebration of all things Moonkin is happening today in Moonglade. Stop by and see what you can learn!

Battleground Bonus Event
Battleground Bonus Event [November 14–21]

While this event is active, random Battlegrounds will award Honor at an increased rate. Glory awaits in the fields of battle!

PvP Brawl: Deep Six
PvP Brawl: Deep Six [November 14–21]

Deep Six pits teams of six players against each other in three iconic Battlegrounds: Warsong Gulch, Silvershard Mines, and Temple of Kotmogu. Each Battleground offers a little variation on the traditional format, such as flags that are a bit closer in Warsong Gulch, fewer carts to keep track of in Silvershard Mines, and only two orbs within the Temple of Kotmogu.

WoW’s 13th Anniversary
WoW’s 13th Anniversary [November 16–30]

Celebrate 13 years of World of Warcraft! Login to earn WoW’s 13th Anniversary achievement, then check your mail for a special Anniversary Gift Package. We’re bringing back some familiar foes—with some slightly updated abilities—to Azeroth too. Many thanks from the WoW Dev team for enjoying the world of Azeroth and beyond with us!

Pilgrim’s Bounty
Pilgrim’s Bounty [November 20–27]

Pilgrim’s Bounty is a time to reflect upon one’s good fortune and share with all around you.

Legion Dungeon Event
Legion Dungeon Event [November 21–28]

While this event is active, the final boss of each Legion dungeon awards an extra item when defeated.

Pet Battle Bonus Event: October 10–17
Pet Battle Bonus Event [November 28–December 5]

While this event is active, your pets will earn experience at triple the usual rate! Get out there and battle!

PvP Brawl: Arathi Blizzard
PvP Brawl: Arathi Blizzard [November 28–December 5]

Get ready for cold weather in this week’s PvP Brawl. Enter a winter wonderland as the Arathi Basin you know and love gets a fresh coat of ice and snow. Put away your bathing suit and pull out your parka. You’ll be racing your way between the farm, stables, mine, lumber yard, and blacksmith through piles of snow and over a –mostly– frozen lake. One more thing: the weather forecast calls for a bit of fog of war. We hope you’re prepared for the weather.

Promotions, Esports, and Events

BlizzCon 2017–November 3-4
BlizzCon 2017 [November 3–4]

Blizzard Entertainment’s two-day gaming convention and community celebration returns to the Anaheim Convention Center on November 3 and 4. If you can’t make it to the show in person, you’ll still have a chance to join the celebration from home with the BlizzCon Virtual Ticket, which will provide live streaming coverage to viewers around the world.

BlizzCon 2017–November 3-4
WoW® Arena Championship 2017 [October 30–November 4]

The 2017 World of Warcraft Arena World Championships is gearing up for battle, and the Global Finals will culminate at BlizzCon 2017, taking place November 3–4 at the Anaheim Convention Center! You can watch all the matches on all the days on Twitch, with days 2 and 3 on the WoW esports stage live at BlizzCon 2017, and broadcast on the BlizzCon Virtual Ticket. Meet the teams competing on the official World of Warcraft site and learn more about the competition on the official World of Warcraft esports site.

Ride Into BlizzCon® 2017 with the Virtual Ticket
Ride Into BlizzCon® 2017 with the Virtual Ticket [November 3–4]

BlizzCon® 2017 takes place November 3–4, join the celebration  with the BlizzCon 2017 Virtual Ticket—available to order now through the Blizzard Shop! With the BlizzCon 2017 Virtual Ticket, you’ll unlock access to a variety of features. This year, Azeroth’s heroes can show their BlizzCon spirit in World of Warcraft with the Stormwind Skychaser mount (for the Alliance!) and Orgrimmar Interceptor mount (for the Horde!)—available in-game now!

Adopt Shadow the Fox
Adopt Shadow the Fox and Help Support Disaster Relief Efforts
Through December 31, 2017

Lost on Argus and overtaken by darkness, this playful fox can shrug off the void just being by your side. Your new companion can use its cunning to shift its way through Shadow and Light directly into your heart and home. Adopt between now and December 31, 2017 and 100% of the adoption fee will go to support disaster relief efforts for those affected by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, flooding in South Asia, and countless other crises.

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