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Last Week in WoW: Where did all this news come from edition


Happy Tuesday morning, everyone. This week was one of those ones in which you don't think much news happened, until you sit down and read. Seriously, we got a lot of excellent tidbits of Warlords of Draenor and patch 5.4.7, along with the usual assortment of handy guides, lore articles, and news.

Read on for the latest. Downtime is limited to rolling restarts at 5 a.m. PST, but trust me, you'll want to know what's cooking.

Hot news and guides

  • Love is the Air is underway. Time to start queueing on all your level 90 alts for that rocket mount!
  • Check out the latest patch 5.4.7 PTR note updates for February 3.
  • Check out the latest patch 5.4.2 hotfixes for February 4 and February 5.
  • Check out the latest connected realm and free realm move information for February 6 and February 7.
  • World of Warcraft is up to 7.8 million subscribers, an increase from the last figure we heard.
  • PvP season 14 has received a two-week warning, which suggests patch 5.4.7 will be here soon.
  • Patch 5.4.7 features some Alterac Valley changes that may help the horde turn the tide in that battleground.
  • With the devs already playing patch 6.0 arenas, could an internal alpha of Warlords of Draenor already be in play?

Class news and guidesDungeons, items, professions, PvP, and moreOdds and ends
  • Blizzard needs an IRL hotfix on their street sign.
  • Know Your Lore speculates about the true nature of Kajamite, the uplifting of the Goblin race, and why Deathwing really targeted Kezan. We also have a guide to the orc clans of Draenor, some of which we will probably see in the expansion.
  • Could Warlords of Draenor herald a clash of the Lich Kings? Anne speculates.
  • 15 Minutes of Fame highlights #wowjp, a network of Japanese WoW players.
  • Here's 5 stories from the new fanfiction forums you might like.
  • Riot Games, the studio that produces League of Legends, has reportedly patented a spectator mode camera.
  • Wowhead has added more new features for your searching needs.

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