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Burning Crusade Classic Beta Opt-in, FAQ, No Gold Cap for Transfers to BC Realms

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In case you missed it in the giant pile of news coming out of BlizzConline, there's already a beta opt-in for the Burning Crusade Classic and you don't want to miss it! You can head on over to the game's page and scroll on down to the bottom to click the opt-in button.

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Blizzard also mentioned there will not be a gold cap for charaters transfering from current Classic onto BC Classic realms in a interview with Blizzard Watch.

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The [Progression servers] will [take] all of your gold, your guild, your Auction Houses, your mail, and go directly into Burning Crusade if that’s what you choose to do. So you’ll be able to bring all your gold with you.

We really felt like — even though there are some concerns — the things that allow people to get all this gold so quickly are knowledge and experience and willingness to put in the time and effort. And we wouldn’t want to take that away from anybody who has thought ahead.

And in case you were still fuzzy on some of the key issues, here's the official FAQ:

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Do I need to purchase Burning Crusade Classic to play it?

No. Access to Burning Crusade Classic is included in and available to all players with an active World of Warcraft subscription—no additional purchase required.

Will I be able to level up blood elf or draenei characters in advance?

Yes. Sometime before Burning Crusade Classic is released, the game client will be updated, and players who wish to level up a blood elf and draenei character up to level 60 can do so without restrictions.

I have never played WoW Classic but I'm interested in Burning Crusade Classic. How can I join my friends?

If you don’t have characters ready for the journey beyond the Dark Portal and are interested in adventuring in Outland with your friends, we will offer an optional Level-58 Character Boost service closer to the launch of Burning Crusade Classic. 

This boost will not be usable on Classic Era realms or on the new blood elf or draenei races; in addition, players will be limited to boosting only one character per World of Warcraft account. Further details, including details around pricing and availability, will be announced at a later date.

Will Burning Crusade Classic support value-added services like Character Transfers?
 
Yes. Like in WoW Classic before it, Burning Crusade Classic will offer the Character Transfer service. We have no plans at this time to offer new services, but keep an eye on https://worldofwarcraft.com/news for future updates.
 
What will happen to my character if I choose to transfer it to an Era realm?
 
Characters transferred to an Era realm will not be able to progress past the Shadows of the Necropolis content update. They will not be able to level up past level 60, go to Outland, play as Blood elves or Draenei, or otherwise access any features available to players on Burning Crusade Classic Progression realms.
 
Can I transfer my character from a Progression Realm to an Era realm?

No. Once the decision is made to leave a character on a Progression realm, you can no longer bring that character back to an Era realm. Choose wisely!

Can I keep my character in an Era realm and a Progression realm at the same time?
 
Yes. We’re introducing a new character ‘clone’ service. You may purchase this service only once per WoW character. Once you do, that hero will be allowed to venture forth into Burning Crusade Classic while their copy continues their original adventure on a Classic Era realm. Please note that it is not possible to unlock a single WoW Classic character across multiple Era realms in this way.

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