We've seen all sorts of gear catch up mechanics in the past, often tokens that are put in place to help people newly returned to the game be competitive in the latest content, without having to spend weeks grinding out the last raid tier.
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Ever wonder what would happen when you pit two dogs against 90 Murloc plushies?
While you still can't get a real life Murloc pet, there's a new Murloc plushie in the Blizzard store: the bright yellow Squirky.
Looking to add to your collection of battle pets?
It comes up time and again, when talking about the races of Azeroth, there are those races that were created as seed races by the Titans -- the Earthen, the Vrykul, the Giants, perhaps the Tol'vir and Mogu as well -- and then there are those races that appear to have either predated the arrival of the Titans or have arisen after them.
Looking for new Blizzard merchandise to add to your collection? Blizzard has just announced SDCC and other convention-exclusive swag.