It's almost here! A whole continent of new content in Northrend, a brand new class in the Death Knight, and ten more levels of the greatest MMO ever created. Wrath of the Lich King, WoW's second expansion, releases on Wednesday night, and Joystiq's sister site, WoW Insider, is buzzing with anticipation. Here's ten of our most popular posts from the last week (all dressed up in our brand new redesign), but stay glued to the site over the next few days, because the frozen north is about to heat up.
- The Lich King attacks Orgrimmar and Stormwind
Arthas taunts Azeroth just a few days before we're supposed to head up north and lay the smack down.
- Mystery continent spotted
There are three known continents on Azeroth -- and this little map found ingame has four.
- Profession epics go BoE in Wrath
The epic gear that you make will likely be able to go to your friends (and the AH) in Wrath.
- Official WoW site now full Wrath of the Lich King
Blizzard switches over their official site to a more wintry theme.
- Wrath shipped to stores, copies being sold early at 7-11
The game is in stores, and some of them are breaking ranks already.
- The 15 most beautiful Hunter pets
Looking good, kitty cat. Here are the best-looking pets for Hunters.
- Wrath 101: How to get to Northrend and where to go once you get there
Unsure of what to do in the frozen north? We've got you covered.
- Essential addons for Wrath of the Lich King
All the addons you need in expansion number two.
- Ready Check: A look back at Burning Crusade raiding
We're about to move to a new endgame, so here's a final look back at the old one.
- Preparing for Wrath
Our in-depth series of posts will get you ready for anything Arthas throws at you, no matter what class or spec you are, in Northrend.