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Wrath of the Lich King Classic Beta Development Notes: June 22nd

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With the WotLK Classic beta officially underway, Blizzard have posted the first development notes, detailing what will be available in this first stage of testing. 

Blizzard LogoJune 22 (Source)

Welcome to the Wrath of the Lich King Classic Beta!

The team has been working hard to get Northrend ready for you to jump in and begin your adventures, and we’re excited to have you join us! Over the coming weeks we will post notes and updates in this forum with each new update to the Beta.

Beta Test Release Build
June 22, 2022

Level Cap: 76
Focus:

  • Questing/Level-up Experience
  • Northrend Zones
  • Dungeons
  • New Spells, Talents, and Abilities
  • Death Knight Starting Experience
  • New Systems and Features:
    • Revamped Group Finder
    • Vehicles
    • Quest phasing
    • Glyphs and Inscription
      Note: To facilitate Glyph testing, a Glyph Vendor has been placed in Dalaran, near the Inscription building.

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