Big news coming for those of you getting friends into the game -- Recruit-a-friend
bonus experience and "granted" levels now goes all the way up to 80. Players have been asking for this feature and have been wondering when Blizzard would raise the Recruit-a-friend cap from level 60. Now, Outlands and Northrend content should be quicker than ever for players to complete with their friends and leveling partners.
The Recruit-a-friend change was noted in the newest version of the patch 4.2
Rage of the Firelands patch notes found on Blizzard's community site.
Patch 4.2 Patch Notes
Recruit-A-Friend now awards bonus experience and free level grants to level 80, up from level 60.
Check out the Recruit-a-friend FAQ
for more information on the program and how to level characters together and the benefits received.
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