Back in the day -- "the day" being late 2004 to early 2007, when World of Warcraft didn't have any expansions yet -- the choice of what race to play was a lot simpler and also a ton more complicated.
In an expansion that deals heavily with the Loa, one is particularly conspicuous in his absence.
Know Your Lore: What information has been lost to the thousands of unrecorded years in Azeroth’s history?
One of the things that we don't really talk about enough when we talk about World of Warcraft and its lore is that there are vast swathes of history we know nothing about. Legion actually went and added a ton of lore with the Artifacts, and a result of all that lore being added is that we're much more aware of just how much we aren't aware of -- that sounds paradoxical, but it isn't.
With the opening of a Warfront in Arathi Highlands, the zone has changed a lot.
The origins and purpose of Kaja'mite are a mystery.
The Zandalari were the first Troll empire to rise.
The word Zandalar means a lot of different things.
If you didn't know what the Running of the Trolls was, neither did I.
By What Azeroth Knows, I don't mean the planet itself.
Last week we discussed Quel'Thalas from its foundation to the beginning of the Troll Wars.