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World of Warcraft Vanilla Servers Announced

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Blizzard just announced their plans to launch a classic World of Warcraft Vanilla server.

After shutting down Nostalrius, Blizzard has decided to work on a Vanilla server. The development will be complicated, because the game works on a totally different technology right now. Tell us your thoughts in the comments! Will you be playing on a Classic server to experience the good old nostalgia?

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3 minutes ago, Durf24 said:

Good for them, hope they enjoy it and finally stop complaining about everything on live.

If it's going to be anything like RuneScape 3 and Old School RuneScape, the complaints will only grow in size.

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25 minutes ago, Kaelos said:

If they don't make it free 2 play ppl gonna stay on private servers anyway 

There's the first one already.

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36 minutes ago, positiv2 said:

If it's going to be anything like RuneScape 3 and Old School RuneScape, the complaints will only grow in size.

Sad but true, people can't just be happy with what they're given I suppose >_>

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41 minutes ago, Yridaa said:

There's the first one already.

I started my experience of WoW at private servers but got bored of bugs and went official. Stopped playing year ago cuz didn't have time for other games and didn't like this. If I would return to WoW then definitely for official servers not private

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I never got to play Vanilla, TBC, or the first 3/4 of Lich King, so I am very much looking forward to it. I just hope they don't screw it up. They should only bring in the necessary quality of life improvements, like the additional graveyards, if any.

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Just now, Sharknad0 said:

I never got to play Vanilla, TBC, or the first 3/4 of Lich King, so I am very much looking forward to it. I just hope they don't screw it up and only bring in the necessary quality of life improvements, like the additional graveyards.

Well, if they brought the additional graveyards then it wouldn't be the authentic Vanilla experience, so I doubt they will.

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1 minute ago, Durf24 said:

Well, if they brought the additional graveyards then it wouldn't be the authentic Vanilla experience, so I doubt they will.

Yeah, just like in SC Remaster. They probably won't change anything of gameplay 

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1 hour ago, Durf24 said:

Well, if they brought the additional graveyards then it wouldn't be the authentic Vanilla experience, so I doubt they will.

I am good with that, but they did make reference to small changes, so could be anything. Just hoping they are insignificant to original game experience if they do anything.

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50 minutes ago, Sharknad0 said:

I am good with that, but they did make reference to small changes, so could be anything. Just hoping they are insignificant to original game experience if they do anything.

Fair enough, I have no real interest in it to be completely honest

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11 hours ago, Kaelos said:

If they don't make it free 2 play ppl gonna stay on private servers anyway 

They will not. It's a free gold mine them with not so much work.

Btw I really don't care Vanilla. I like to looking forward not backward and want a new content not an old. I really can't understand some people why so hard miss that.. it was not so good. 

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Currently when I get bored with end game content I level current alts or roll a new one. I'm at 49 slots taken now...with some being used as nameholders...so this will provide another avenue of play for me.

I loved classic and am looking forward to playing through the old quests that were removed in Cataclysm. Also aware of the "uglier" side of classic and I'm sure the graphics will be a jolt to the eyes.

So not something I'll be spending a ton of time in but will be playing it.

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On 11/3/2017 at 10:10 PM, Sharknad0 said:

I am good with that, but they did make reference to small changes, so could be anything. Just hoping they are insignificant to original game experience if they do anything.

I would assume they'll keep it like that, yeah. As long as they don't buckle and let people from the community complain and create Vanilla 2.0, with what they think are good changes etc., it'll be fine.

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42 minutes ago, Blainie said:

I would assume they'll keep it like that, yeah. As long as they don't buckle and let people from the community complain and create Vanilla 2.0, with what they think are good changes etc., it'll be fine.

That would be a disaster. Shit show inc.

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On 11/6/2017 at 3:48 PM, Sharknad0 said:

That would be a disaster. Shit show inc.

It would. The cries for X and Y to be implemented are happening all of the forums and Reddit and it's not even in proper development yet. Fingers crossed they don't listen.

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