World of Warcraft got a variety of massive updates during Blizzcon 2017 WOTLK Gold
. The expansion is coming soon and we were able to see the first glimpse of Cinematic. However, Blizzard also released a surprise announcement with only a handful of information: WoW WOTLK classic will return to nostalgia Vanilla experience.
The announcement raises a number of questions. We had a conversation with World of Warcraft production director John Hight to try and solve a few of them. Although we weren't able to get exact specifics on every aspect however, the main takeaway was that they are approaching the coming Classic server with care. There will be a sub-team that is comprised of WoW WOTLK classic veterans who are working on this particular version of the game. However, the way players can access the content isn't entirely certain.
You can read the break-through excerpt from our longer World of Warcraft interview below. For more Blizzcon news, stay up to date on the biggest announcements as well as other interviews from the event here.
The following transcript has been edited for clarity and clarity.P2Pah: WoW WOTLK classic was certainly a pleasant surprise. What's the general feeling of the team's desire to go back to making something similar?
John Hight: Super exciting. We have players on the World of Warcraft team that have been playing the game from the very beginning. This is a huge feat since not many people are able to say that they played an online game for buy WOTLK Classic Gold
13 or 14 years, and in a some cases, 20 years. The good news is that there are a few crucial engineering areas that can be extremely helpful to discover the different aspects of the game's database and how the game worked back then.