World of Warcraft is an expansive universe. You're playing the game, you're fighting the bosses, you know the how -- but do you know the why? Each week, Matthew Rossi and Anne Stickney make sure you Know Your Lore by covering the history of the story behind
World of Warcraft.
With the introduction of the Warlords of Draenor
cinematic, short story Hellscream
, and the Lords of War
animated shorts, we can pretty much tack an official "The End" on Mists of Pandaria
. All tie in material has been or is in the process of being released, and all new and upcoming content seems to be focusing on the expansion ahead. Although Warlords of Draenor
won't launch until November, we can pretty much consider Mists of Pandaria
over and done with, story-wise.
Which means it's time to do one of my favorite things to do -- head back and review the expansion in its entirety. It's not really fair to review a book based solely on one chapter, after all. Mists of Pandaria
might have seemed like a fairly simple concept from the announcement of the expansion, but it actually played out into a reasonably complex story over the course of four content patches. So how does the story of Mists
hold up against its predecessors?
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