Login with Patreon
News > WoWOct 29, 2015 7:00 pm CT

Nerdist and Michele Morrow cover the lore of Warcraft

Nerdist’s Quest to BlizzCon series of videos just released a new video dedicated to the lore and history of Azeroth, delivered courtesy of Michele Morrow. In Warcraft – Everything You Need to Know!, Michele manages to cover the lore of Warcraft — all three RTS games, their expansions, World of Warcraft and all its expansions — in right around 14 minutes of fast-paced talking.

Really fast paced talking.

Those that already have a pretty good grasp on Warcraft lore won’t really find anything new here, but for those of you that aren’t at all familiar with Warcraft’s story, this is a pretty decent gloss over account of much of Azeroth’s history. Sure we don’t get the finer details of various people, places and events, but considering that you could probably hold a couple of semesters of a college class studying it all and still not quite cover everything there is to cover, that was pretty much a given going in.

Personally, I’m kind of impressed at the amount of material presented here despite the short length. Having tried my own hand at explaining Warcraft’s lore, I can tell you I made it through about two hours worth of talking and still hadn’t quite gotten to the Second War when I finally waved the white flag. It’s a good video for beginners, so kudos for a valiant effort and somebody please get that woman a glass of water or twelve because I bet she needs it. For more in the Quest to BlizzCon series, you can check out Nerdist’s videos about the stories of StarCraft and Diablo as well.

Blizzard Watch is made possible by people like you.
Please consider supporting our Patreon!


Join the Discussion

Blizzard Watch is a safe space for all readers. By leaving comments on this site you agree to follow our  commenting and community guidelines.

Toggle Dark Mode: