Wowhead News has datamined
the latest beta patch and discovered an update to Jaina Proudmoore's look. Her hair has mostly turned white, presumably due to traumatic events and not to age. The hair matches what we've seen in previous art that accompanied the spoilerific Battle of Theramore
voice clips. A closer view of her full body, which you can see using Wowhead's model viewer
, shows that her robes are rather tattered as well.
Jaina has changed her appearance before. Back in patch 3.3
, she went from looking like a random human to getting her own model -- a much-needed change, but no in-game event was the basis for the update. In Mists of Pandaria
, however, the events at Theramore seem to have put Jaina through enough to make her look rather battleworn.
The Battle of Theramore isn't officially implemented on beta servers yet. Sapperwix says
there will be no new content with today's beta build, only the temporary removal of the Jade Forest
, so it will be some time before we see this new Jaina in action.
What do you think of Jaina's new look?
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