After a delay for some extra polish, World of Warcraft: Shadowlands is out today, November 23. Since we first told you about our decision to delay, we’ve used the time to further polish the expansion and shore up the endgame, including overhauling the combat and rewards in the Maw, and reworking the Covenant systems to make your choice more immediately impactful and have clearer long-term goals. Developer Blizzard Entertainment has announced the expansion is now delayed but it will still release this year. The vigil of the protectors of Oribos is a reminder to others dwelling within our halls that non shall ever threaten the sanctity of our eternal city. Maldraxxus is a realm where ambition is rewarded and where the strong of body and mind thrive. I was hoping it would be a bit longer for more development time but maybe they did 16 hour work days. their respective owners. John Hight, executive producer of World of Warcraft, wrote a message to the community alongside unveiling a new story trailer, thanking fans for their patience as the team made the tough decision to delay the upcoming expansion. Shadowlands was originally delayed to allow more time for fine-tuning and polish based on feedback from the ongoing beta test. On behalf of the entire World of Warcraft team, I’d like to extend a heartfelt thank-you for your patience as we’ve continued to work on Shadowlands, and for all of the words of support after we made the tough decision to delay the game. Publisher and developer Blizzard Entertainment today announced that A realm of looming keeps and gothic villages, Revendreth is home to the venthyr, the harvesters of sin. the tough decision to delay the upcoming expansion. The first sight a soul beholds with their newly unliving eyes after their arrival is the eternal city. Release Date & Launch Time World of Warcraft Shadowlands was originally due to launch on October 27th. Those who strove for greatness in life may have the chance to find it in death. Find out when #Shadowlands launches in your region. Here is some more information about each zone. The delay is way shorter than expected. "Since we first told you about our decision to delay, we've used the time to further polish the expansion and shore up the endgame, including overhauling the combat and rewards in the Maw, and reworking the Covenant systems to make your choice more immediately impactful and have clearer long-term goals," Hight said. pic.twitter.com/DvIcFSBMBz. Shadowlands is set to be pretty different from previous expansions. If you click on one and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. -John Hight, Executive Producer of World of Warcraft. After a delay for some extra polish, World of Warcraft: Shadowlands is out today, November 23. Release dates: every game confirmed for PC, PS4, Xbox One and Switch in 2020, These are the best PS4 deals for Black Friday 2020, Looking for an Xbox One deal this Black Friday? World of Warcraft Shadowlands was originally due to launch on October 27th. Let's go over all the details, and when you'll be able to … Here is where their journey in death truly begins. By Stephany Nunneley, Shadowlands is an expansion pack for the long-running massively-multiplayer online RPG, World of Warcraft. Thursday, 29 October 2020 20:15 GMT. Ours is a station for souls consumed with great determination, or for those who maintain an unending drive to make their mark upon death. We have the honor of beginning their journey to the hereafter. Just two weeks of prepatch event though :-/, Shadowlands PvP Vendors Temporarily Closed. Amongst Bastion's gleaming spires and sweeping vistas await challenges to test the mettle of the steadfast kyrians. World of Warcraft: Shadowlands finally has a new release date! Learned humility was supposed to be the destiny of the souls entrusted to our care. We’d like to thank everyone across the WoW community who helped us get where we are today, including players leveling up new characters in the Shadowlands pre-patch (and keeping Azeroth’s barbers extra busy), as well as all the beta testers who continue to provide us with invaluable feedback on the expansion. In the heart of the eternal city, mortal souls heed the judgement of the arbiter as their deeds in life are laid bare. For more information, go here. Get all the best bits of VG247 delivered to your inbox every Friday! Souls are being wrongfully cast into the eternal darkness of the Maw, while the Covenants face “ruin and strife” as the flow of the Shadowlands’ essential anima dwindles. World of Warcraft: Shadowlands Gameplay Reveal Images. Oribos is sacred neutral ground. GameSpot may get a commission from retail offers. 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