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We're looking at how rain in Ardenweald looks like. Courtesy of Reddit user zugzug_workwork.

Blizzard is constantly improving weather effects in WoW and here is how raining in Ardenweald, one of the new Shadowlands zones, looks like.

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This looks more like a small meteor shower, than rain to me, but hey it's something new atleast

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Yeah, I don't think it's supposed to be a rain. More like starfall spell. Not sure why afterlife would need any kind of rain, not to mention how stars are visible in the sky, since it's supposed to be a different dimension. Unless it's something like getting a glimpse of space through veil between those dimensions?

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Nice VFX, but they should scale down the splash at the end a bit, otherwise it will become annoying in the long term.

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On 8/3/2020 at 4:41 PM, Calin said:

This looks more like a small meteor shower, than rain to me, but hey it's something new atleast

I agree, it almosts looks like some sort of apocalypse. I get more 'run for your lives and take cover'-vibes instead of 'look at the beautiful rain'-vibes, so I'm hoping they'll change it up a bit. It looks pretty, but misplaced.

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