Kael'thas Sunstrider is famous for being a boss in The Burning Crusade — twice.
By now we've all watched the new Afterlives: Revendreth animated short and we've all seen a certain Warchief return (if in slightly diminished circumstances) and we've also all gotten to listen to Sire Denathrius' best PR spin on the Anima drought in the form of an open letter to the Venthyr of Revendreth.
I've seen people discussing Covenants in World of Warcraft's upcoming Shadowlands expansion and how they don't feel like they can choose one based on the aesthetics or storytelling -- the fact that the Covenants add real, tangible power to a character means that they will always be subject to balance issues.
When you hit level 60 in World of Warcraft: Shadowlands, you will likely be spending a great deal of your time following one of the four Covenants -- doing the storyline quests, leveling up your reputation with them, and so on.
We are in an interesting situation with allied races and World of Warcraft, in that we have more choices for what kind of character you're playing than ever.
Revendreth has just been added to the Shadowlands alpha, so come explore all of the spooky corners of it with us!
Seriously, and I mean this with all love, this latest Shadowlands preview reminds me of Ravenloft in the best possible way.
In Shadowlands, the Venthyr Covenant is all about punishment and atonement.
In Legion, we gained our story by being part of a class Order, and each class had a different path through the expansion due to this overarching storyline unique to the individual Order Halls.