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Blizzard has updated the character creation screen, making newly-created characters wear fancier, better-looking armor, to give players an idea about how their class would look wearing an armor set.

The Demon Hunter and Druid sets remains unchanged (thanks @Dejo93), so we're listing the remaining classes that have received new armor sets for preview. Note that the sets are there just for preview and they're not actual starter sets!

Death Knight

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Hunter

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Mage

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Monk

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Paladin

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Priest

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Rogue

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Shaman

The set is the same, but Shamans now have two fist weapons equipped.

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Warlock

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Warrior

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That's an out-of-the-way choice for hunter, but an excellent one. That set never really got its limelight.

Warlock is a poor choice of recolour imo, though also a nice set. Priest's feels wrong to me -- possibly because it's the only one besides hunter which isn't a class set

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The warlock one looks like the proud owner of a silk pajama shop.

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While "veterans" of WoW know most of the looks, its a nice start for new and returning players in my opinion and that is good since it can bring some motivation to also get some "fancy / cool" looking armorsets on high levels. Of course we all know that you can transmog later, but the first taste for mentioned type of players can be the key to hold them for a good amount of time.

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