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Every once in a while r/WoW goes into a craze over a topic or theme, whether it's Class Hall hot tubs, super holes in one, the Inky Black Potion, they always grab on to a detail and just run with it. The most recent of these heroic deeds features the Warchief of the Horde, as a a specific shot from the Battle for Azeroth cinematic has inspired redditors.

It all started innocently enough, as users wondered how she would look in her pre-undead form:

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Which moved on to "if Sylvanas looked more like her ingame model":

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Then we started digging gold as something didn't feel quite right to Eyegleam , so he fixed it (this one is probably my favorite of the bunch):
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Then came the usual "I edited Sylvanas a bit too" type posts, noting unexpected:

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But then it got interesting. And by interesting I mean weird. For some reason the WoD key art came calling back in a... specific way:

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If Sylvanas was a Spooky Undead Axe Midget.

As you can imagine, things escalated from there, and this particular one shows a vast knowledge of reddit meme crazes:

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Sylvanus as Argus under Inky Black Potion.

And then all hell broke loose:

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Ion as cinematic sylvanas as in-game model sylvanas.

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If Sylvanas looked more like Andiun as Ion as Cinematic Sylvanas as In-Game model Sylvanas.

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Sylvanas as Mankriks Wife.

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If Sylvanas looked more like Andiun as Ion as Cinematic Sylvanas as In-Game model Sylvanas as old In-Game model Sylvanas.

There's certainly plenty more where that came from, but these are enough for now. If you happen upon more, feel free to post them in comments, as there's rarely enough of crazy stuff like this around.

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1 hour ago, Starym said:

Which moved on to "if Sylvanas looked more like her ingame model":

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Would have been AWESOME if she looked like that in that cinematic. Much prettier.

Same for Anduin, he looks like a girl in that cinematic, yet in his in-game model he has Varian features, a true Manduin.

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17 hours ago, positiv2 said:

For some reason the second picture reminds me of Benedict Cumberbatch. Is it just me?

@Yridaa We need to go deeper.

who? you mean bumberlump cundlepatch?

also as much as I want to say all of these are stupid and be a grump, I have to admit I snorted a couple times XD

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