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10-21-2011 @ 2:45PM
Is this a joke ? No way they will release anything as silly as that.
10-21-2011 @ 2:48PM
Unfortunately not, we're getting a Kung-Fu Panda expansion. :(
10-21-2011 @ 2:49PM
I know, I didn't believe it at first.I'm still hoping they can pull it off, though.
Can confirm its real. Seems crazy - pandaren? monks? things Blizz have always said NO CHANCE to - but its verified.
haters gon' hate. This is gonna be sweet.
10-21-2011 @ 2:50PM
Why is anyone disappointed in this?I can't understand why anyone is legitimately upset that we have the pandaren as a race in the game.Cows and spacegoats are totally believable, but pandas? That's stepping over the line.
10-21-2011 @ 2:51PM
I've got a Level 90 Clap. WTB enchanted epic Penicillin.
10-21-2011 @ 2:56PM
*No one is forcing you to sub*No one is forcing you to play the race/class*No one is forcing you to post*Move along.
10-21-2011 @ 2:52PM
Just disappointed that Pandaren are the *only* new race.
10-21-2011 @ 2:53PM
I'm excited about the Pandarens teaching Azeroth a thing or two ... about peace. And beer. And OPEN FIST FIGHTING STYLES.
10-21-2011 @ 2:54PM
Ed, you did that wrong:We're getting a Kung-Fu Panda expansion!!!!one11!!!! =DDDD
10-21-2011 @ 2:55PM
I just watched the reveal on live stream. Anyone who says it is too "silly" clearly didn't watch the live stream. The expansion looked pretty frikkin badass.
@loop_not_definedI don't think I can possibly be disappointed with one new playable race... I think a new class takes a lot more work than a new race so the fact that Blizzard is undertaking such a venture again makes me quite happy. Only problem now is that I can't have all 11 classes on one server (unless...?)
The difference between blood elves/draenei and pandaren is that blood elves and draenei are interesting, and they were interesting before they ever made it into WoW.Five/six zones taking place in a WoW version of China? That sounds really boring to me.
10-21-2011 @ 3:48PM
I'm just disappointed that we're getting one race, shared between the factions. We'll see how it pans out, though.I know it kind of sounds like looking a gift horse in the mouth, and we didn't even get a new race in wrath, but I like keeping the factions distinct.
10-21-2011 @ 2:57PM
@Tfish92 Because Pandaren were born out of a joke idea and put in WC3 as a joke, nothing serious. I really don't know how I feel about this.
10-21-2011 @ 2:59PM
Tfish, people are disappointed because pandaren were a dumb joke race, they're destroying the story of their franchise. its dumb.
@Ed. "The difference between blood elves/draenei and pandaren is that blood elves and draenei are interesting, and they were interesting before they ever made it into WoW."Draenei, as they are in-game, didn't exist before the Blizzard team retconned game history to make them work for BC. If Blizzard could make Draenai at least slightly interesting, I don't doubt they can make the pandaren just as compelling, if not more.
10-21-2011 @ 3:02PM
@" Pandaran were made as a joke"A joke is most easily defined as a short story or event intended to entertain.A game, oddly enough, has much the same definition.I'm not really seeing "they were a joke" as being a valid reason to not be in the game.
10-21-2011 @ 3:04PM
So because they thought the idea was funny at one time that means they are now destroying the franchise?I guess the nearly destroyed it before it was even a franchise then because Chris just said they almost used them as the race in burning crusade.People who are legitimately upset by this have some sort of problem.
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