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We have some launcher weirdness arriving today, as the Shadowlands beta has returned, but what could it signify?

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We're seeing plenty of reports of players getting the beta back, so it's most likely been enabled for everyone.

Well, there's two possibilities here, one for retail and one for Classic. The client is definitely mislabeled, but it could be the 9.1 PTR which we know is planned to drop "very soon" after 9.0.5 launched, which was this week. However, it could also be the Burning Crusade closed beta, which didn't get any official starting dates, but there has been a leak indicating that it's definitely coming this month, and possibly even next week. In addition to that, we know that BC Classic is being built on the Shadowlands client, and will have the upgraded graphical options, as Blizzard clarified in an interview with MrGM.

Both are equally as likely at this point, so which one do you think it is/would you prefer?

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Didn't appear on mine, unless it's for NA only. But it could mean either next patch (perhaps it's too early), or it's a placeholder for BC classic.

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