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Classic Stress Test Reminder: May 29th

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The next stress test on Classic Beta is scheduled for later today, starting at 2:00 p.m. PDT and there are no character wipes, meaning you will be able to play your character again all the way to level 10.

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Just reminding everybody that the next WoW Classic stress test is happening tomorrow/Wednesday at 2:00pm PDT, the full details are in the original thread: WoW Classic Stress Test on May 29.

Your characters are looking forward to seeing you again and we thank you for your continued support!

The next stress test is taking place today and it will be available to everyone who was invited to last week's stress test. Blizzard is also raising the level cap to 10 (up from 5) and you will be able to play your old character, because there are will be no wipes.

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We have just wrapped up the first stress test for WoW Classic and while we understand the concerns that a number of you have mentioned, it helped us in many ways. Testing the login process is certainly an aspect that is very important for us to explore and we did gather some valuable data yesterday, so we appreciate everybody who logged in or even attempted to do so during the testing window – you have helped us prepare WoW Classic for release.

That said, because of some of the issues that were encountered, we were not able to test other aspects that we’d planned for. As a result, we will be doing another stress test on Wednesday, May 29 from 2-4pm PDT. The stress test realm will become available at 2pm PDT and the level cap will be increased to 10. For access, we will be including everybody who was invited to the test on May 22. Similar to last time, the stress test realm will continue to be available until 4pm PDT on Thursday, May 30 so there is additional time to check out the starting experiences.

Please keep in mind that while more issues could impact the play experience, it is very important to perform these tests so we can learn about and fix as many of them as possible before the release on August 27. We thank you for your continued support and we’ll see you back on the WoW Classic stress test realm very soon.

Hogger also sends his regards…

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