World of Warcraft Shadowlands Latest Expansion Pack
Blizzard held its Blizzcon Event a few days ago. Blizzard at there event announced the latest sequel in the Diablo franchise “Diablo IV”. The latest news regarding World of Warcraft that came from the event is about the upcoming Expansion Pack. World of Warcraft Shadowlands is going to be the next expansion in the massively popular World of Warcraft game. Because of this update, WoW has seen a massive boost in their player base in quiet some while.
World of Warcraft is a Massive Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Game (MMORPG). It takes over the story from the Warcraft franchise and continues the story from Warcraft III Frozen Throne. There have some expansions along the way some good a few bad. But this upcoming expansion looks to be good and brings quite some new features along with it.
5 New Zones have been announced in the expansion.
“Those who have lived a life of service are drawn to bastion to assume the highest duty of all – carrying souls to the Shadowlands. Amongst Bastion’s gleaming spires and sweeping vistas await challenges to test te mettle of the steadfast Kyirans.”
“A vibrant afterlife for those closely connected to the wild, Ardenweald is a domain of endless restoration tended by the mystic night fae. Within this eternal forest, massive dream trees draw in precious anima – soul essence – to feed the spirits of nature awaiting rebirth.”
“Within war-torn Maldraxxus, might – of all kinds – makes right. Here, in the birthplace of necromantic magic, those who master the powers of death turn legions of ambitious souls into relentless undead armies.”
“A realm of looming keeps and gothic villages, Revendreth is home to the venthyr, the harvesters of sin. The wretched souls who arrive here may find penance for their misdeeds… or merely indulge the appetites of their keepers.
- The Maw
“To be cast into the Maw is to be doomed to a bleak eternity, It is a tumultuous, hopeless land where the vilest souls in the cosmos are imprisoned forever. Should the ancient evil chained here break free, all of reality will be consumed.”
City of Oribos
City of Orbos is the new player hub for shadowlands.
” Oribos, The Undying City is the arrival point for all souls who enter the Shadowlands. At this crossroads, the dead are judged by the impassive Arbiter before being sent to their final destinations, and Oribos’ denizens swap gossip and anima – soulstuff that serves as both power and currency.”
You have the option to align yourself with the 4 New Covenants that have been introduced. These mysterious sects have their own ambitions and motives. The covenants are as follows:
Steadfast guardians who carry the souls of the dead. They are located in the Bastion Zone.
- Night Fae
Defenders of nature who uphold the cycle of rebirth. This covenant is located in Ardenweald.
Necrotic soldiers who wage war throughout the cosmos. Located in the laboratories of Maldraxxus.
Eaters of sin who harvest anima – soulstuff from wicked souls. Available in the Revendreth.
Dungeons and raids
“Torghast” Tower of the damned is an ever-changing infinite survival dungeon. This dungeon run can be done solo or with a party. The higher you go into the tower difficulty level increases and so do the quality of rewards.
The new update is available for pre-purchase on their website and their client. 3 packages are available for pre-purchase ranging from EUR 39.99 to EUR 74.99 depending on your requirements. There is no official date announced for the release of the expansion. It is expected to arrive in 2020.