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The World of Warcraft is an expansive universe. You're playing the game, you're fighting the bosses, you know the how -- but do you know the why? Each week, Matthew Rossi and Anne Stickney make sure you Know Your Lore by covering the history of the story behind World of Warcraft. There are ...

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December 29, 2010 at 9:00AM
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One of the things which kept me in Azeroth -- at least long enough for the addictive side of the game to set in -- was the promise of exploration. I originally rolled a human mage and still remember at level five, being taken all the way from Elwynn Forest to Darnassus. Bear in mind though, this w...

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So there's been a feeling in the air lately that some of the blues have been in a bit of a teasing mood. Sure, that's not neccessarily new, but what is interesting is what exactly they may be teasing us about. For example, here's a recent post in which one Sulmus of Aerie Peak asks for the Greyman...

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Welcome back to The Queue, WoW Insider's daily Q&A column where the WoW Insider team answers your questions about the World of Warcraft. Alex Ziebart will be your host today. Before we get started today, I just wanted to take a moment and mention that I'm working on a Special Edition (super sp...

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Welcome to Ask a Lore Nerd, where each week Alex Ziebart answers your quests about the lore in the World of Warcraft. If you have any questions, no matter how big or small they might be, ask them in the comments section below and we'll try to answer it in a future edition. Last week on Ask a Lor...

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Gamespy has lifted their press embargo, and there's lots of new Wrath of the Lich King info up. They apparently did a long hands-on with the expansion, and lots of new zone and gameplay info has come out. The area is apparently much bigger than Outland There is an aerial gondola, a huge sea ba...

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Sometimes we, as players, do some incredibly silly things. Even after, say, 45-50 levels of dealing with the character, learning the tricks of the trade and the ways of your class, we can still make mistakes which may or may not lead to our certain doom. In the case of our poor Tauren friend in th...

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Hot on the heels of tomorrow's expected 2.2 release, Neth has posted the short-but-sweet 2.2.2 patch notes, which include Brewfest and Hallow's End, featuring lots of new seasonal rewards and quests. As we've said before, the fact that both of these holidays are coming up quick means we can't be mor...

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So you leveled your main into the late 50s and are ready to jump into the time-sucking goodness that is the Outlands. But before you head in, you want to experience any good pre-BC quest chains you may have missed. One player on the official forums is in this exact situation and wants to know: what ...

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Ah, the mighty devilsaur. I'm sure we've all been in the same position as reader RaydenUni of Destromath. Venturing into the beautiful Un'goro Crater, perhaps you're distracted by the scenery or some nasty creature attempting to bite you, and before you know it a massive devilsaur has quietly come ...

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Don't lie now. Darksavior on Norgannon does a humility check: raise your hand if you've been killed by the Undercity elevator. *Raises hand.* For some reason, my characters are particularly suicidal. Or maybe just accident prone. And it's not just UC-- Azeroth is filled with crazy death contraptions...

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Ah, I love the sight of Un'Goro Crater in the morning. Don't you? Reader Cory says he doesn't usually take screenshots, but this particular view of Un'Goro struck him as picturesque. And I've got to agree -- this first sight of the interior of the crater, coming down the path from Tanaris, never fa...

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Reader Paul sends in this charming shot showing off the beauty of the mysterious jungle landscape of Un'Goro crater. And, of course, the short-lived thrill of leaping in from the cliffs of Tanaris. Sure, it's faster than walking around, but walking usually has the lesser repair bill. Do you have a...

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Macdaddy of Rexxar sends in this shot of the wily Devilsaur roaming about Un'goro crater. Can a Gnome outrun a Devilsaur? Perhaps so -- after all, why would the Devilsaur be motivated by such a tiny snack? Do you have a unique shot of Azeroth that you'd like to show off to the rest of the world? Te...

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