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Patch 8.2.5 Arrives September 24th/25th!

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Patch 8.2.5 now has an official release date! We only have to wait 4/5 more days until the Bee mount, new Worgen and Goblin models and so much more! You can check out all the content that's coming in the official content notes or go more in-depth in our own patch 8.2.5 coverage hub!

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The Next Battle for Azeroth Content Update Goes Live September 25!

 

The next World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth content update provides new character models for the worgen and goblins, the introduction of Party Sync, the epic conclusion to the War Campaign, and more.

New Worgen and Goblin Character Models

First introduced in World of Warcraft: Cataclysm, worgen and goblins are getting some long-anticipated improvements to their character models. These updates touch on every aspect of how the worgen and goblins look—from their faces to their animations. [Learn More]

New Mount: Honeyback Harvester

Stormsong’s Beekeepers have discovered a new hive in town. Alliance players can work with Barry to locate the hive and court the favor of the Hivemother in order to earn the Honeyback Harvester mount—and both factions can earn several other bee-themed toys and items. [Learn More]

The War Campaign Concludes

Tensions continue to rise between Saurfang, Anduin, and the Banshee Queen Sylvanas. Discover what awaits the Horde and Alliance in the final chapter of the War Campaign.

Join Your Friends in Their Adventures with Party Sync

Party Sync is a new feature that makes it easier than ever for friends to party up and quest together. When players activate Party Sync, everyone in the party becomes aligned to the same quest state and phase. [Learn More]

Content Update Notes

Learn more in our content update notes.

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I don't have high hopes for the war campaign. As it stands now, it's either gonna be underwhelming as it is in a minor patch, or we're gonna go full on MoP and fight her, just to throw her in prison and get ready for the next attempt at making WoD, just with the undead.

I wish there were some hope, and that this would sweep the feet away under us, but I just have my doubts, considering Blizzard and their so called *subtlety* this expansion, what with nothing being what it seems, as they put it several times.

...Everything is exactly as it seems...

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I'm putting my money on underwhelming...it seems way too soon to me to be wrapping it up.

Either way it's going to be a typical Blizzard cop-out with no real conclusion,

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9 hours ago, Lampanelli said:

I don't have high hopes for the war campaign. As it stands now, it's either gonna be underwhelming as it is in a minor patch, or we're gonna go full on MoP and fight her, just to throw her in prison and get ready for the next attempt at making WoD, just with the undead.

Repeating MoP would have been bad, but many people are also fearing the other direction, which is the repeat of SC2 storyline, where Sylvanas ends as a copy of Kerrigan. Basically, we find out that there is some "master" plan, and we need Sylvanas as our savior to defeat the Void Lords. She is forgiven, suffers no consequences for her past actions and everyone works together, again.

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40 minutes ago, Arcling said:

Repeating MoP would have been bad, but many people are also fearing the other direction, which is the repeat of SC2 storyline, where Sylvanas ends as a copy of Kerrigan. Basically, we find out that there is some "master" plan, and we need Sylvanas as our savior to defeat the Void Lords. She is forgiven, suffers no consequences for her past actions and everyone works together, again.

It wouldn't make any sense to have her be forgiven. What are we just gonna pretend that Teldrassil just didnt happen? No, we may inadvertently work together but she will face judgment for what she has done, esp if Tyrande or Genn have anything to say on the matter.

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so far the comments have been what i expected, and I still hope that the story doesnt go the way anyone here is predicting lol.

Im really hoping for an epic ending.  Or at least one that makes some version of sense, but...  I still cant help but smell Garrosh 2.0.  Its too similar.  

The Kerrigan mention was intriguing also, @Arcling

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