Bolvar Fordragon

Know Your Lore: The Rise of the Lich King I talked a bit last week about why the Scourge is potentially a greater threat now than it has been at any time since the end of the War in Northrend. The fact is, Bolvar Fordragon may be the most effective being to hold the position of Lich King since the Frozen Throne crashed into...

Know Your Lore: What comes next? One of the questions I hear a lot is: After we deal with the Legion, what threat could possibly be next? It’s a question I’ve asked myself a few times.

Role Play: Death Knight roleplay in Legion We haven’t really heard much from the Knights of the Ebon Blade since the end of Wrath. They had a fairly intense campaign in the Ruins of Andorhal, but that was it for story content.

Know Your Lore: Tirion Fordring and the fall of the Lich King Tirion Fordring had risen from a mere hermit living in the outskirts of the Plaguelands to the leader of the assault against the Lich King. It wasn’t out of any quest for eternal glory or wish to be a man of legend.

Know Your Lore: Anduin Llane Wrynn Named for both his grandfather and the Lion of Azeroth, Anduin Llane Wrynn has a lot to live up to — but he’s not taking the expected route to get there. Varian Wrynn might have expected the future King of Stormwind to be a mighty warrior, but what he got was a boy who was...

Lightsworn: The promise of Legion for Protection Paladins Perhaps the reveal that resonated most with me was the kitchen sink attitude that Blizzard was suddenly taking towards class lore. Since Wrath of the Lich King I have been starving for more Paladin-flavored lore in this game and it was so exhilarating to see the new push that the game is taking to focus on the different classes and the stories that make them distinct and special.