Friday, August 03, 2007

Wrath of the Lich King Resources

Today at Blizzcon, Blizzard announced the Next World of Warcraft Expansion: "The Wrath of the Lich King."

The 10 second lowdown is as follows:

  • No Release Date or Pricing Set
  • No New Races
  • Level Cap will be 80
  • New Death Knight Hero Class
  • New "Inscription" Profession
  • New Northrend Continent

A little more info via an excerpt from Blizzard's Press Release:
  • Death Knight Hero Class: Create a high-level Death Knight character -- the game's first hero class -- once certain challenges have been met.
  • Increased Level Cap: Advance to level 80 and gain potent new talents and abilities along the way.
  • Northrend: Explore the harsh new continent of Northrend, packed with new zones, quests, dungeons, monsters, and items -- and do battle with the undead armies of the Lich King.
  • "Inscription" Profession: Learn this exciting new profession and gain unique ways to permanently enhance spells and abilities in the game.
  • Siege Weapons and Destructible Buildings: Take the battle to another level with new player-vs.-player game mechanics and new battlefields to wage war on.
  • New Character Customization: Change how characters look and express themselves, with different hairstyles and dance animations.

For more information you may want to visit the following links:
  • Official Wrath of the Lich King Website including the FAQ (some parts under construction)
  • WoWInsider's Wrath of the Lich King Posts (continuously being updated)
  • Very Nice Bulleted Summary from MMO-Champion
  • WoWWiki's Expansion Page
  • 1 comment:

    Anonymous said...

    yup, finally announced...!