The forthcoming arrival of Wrath of the Lich King Classic means another chance for WoW Classic players to acquire new equipment, and as Uncle Ben once said, “with new gear comes new enchants.” But just what enchants are available — and what should you load up with before you head into dungeons and raids?
The Season of Mastery concept is a game changer for WoW Classic -- it basically allows the game to constantly reinvent itself and keep what will otherwise become a very limited set of content (the original WoW and two expansions) into something evergreen.
Like WoW Classic, Burning Crusade Classic starts at a late patch (2.4.3) but game content will roll out over the course of five phases, as well as a prepatch interval I'm terming "phase zero." It mimics the original game release to an extent, but there will be some items whose availability will be unlocked as well over the course of the phases, which we've noted below.
Wrath of the Lich King Classic continues the the Jewelcrafting profession introduced in Burning Crusade Classic, retaining all of the mechanics for gem slots.
In the wake of the announcements of Dragonflight and Wrath of the Lich King Classic, we learned that like Burning Crusade Classic, Wrath Classic will run on its final patch -- patch 3.3.5.
Wrath Classic will incorporate customizations which used to cost real money in the Barber Shop for gold
For its time, the ability to change your hairstyle and other features via the Barber Shop added in Wrath of the Lich King was a pretty big deal.
Burning Crusade Classic servers will become Wrath Classic when it launches, but BCC might return in a new Season of Mastery
Back when Burning Crusade Classic rolled out, Blizzard allowed characters to either stay on a pure "Classic Era" server that stopped at level 60, or to progress to a Burning Crusade Classic server to play the new content.
The chaos gremlin in me is a little disappointed, but I think we all knew that Wrath Classic was going to require the sacrifice of the Dungeon Finder.
Though many may have guessed after WoW Classic and Burning Crusade Classic, now it's official: Wrath of the Lich King Classic will be the next expansion to WoW Classic.
One of the things that really makes it hard for me to play WoW Classic is the UI.