Shadowlands is Now Live!
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Brave the Beyond
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"Beyond the Veil"
Watch the Shadowlands Launch Cinematic
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Enter the realm of the dead and confront the true threat to life on Azeroth and beyond.
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Hotfixes
Hotfixes: December 1, 2020

Here you will find a list of hotfixes that address various issues related to World of Warcraft: Shadowlands and WoW Classic.

7 hours ago
World of Warcraft Classic Patch Notes: Version 1.13.6

The Scourge marches again…

2 days ago
Level Anew with Threads of Fate

Explore the Shadowlands story on your other characters—whether it’s your second, third, or thirtieth—in an adventure-packed experience as you level to the new max of 60!

6 days ago
Level Characters with Timewalking Campaigns!

Experience a streamlined narrative as you level to 50!

7 days ago
Brave the Beyond: Shadowlands is Now Live!

With a single act of destruction, Sylvanas Windrunner has ripped open the way to the afterlife. Azeroth’s staunchest defenders have been dragged into all-consuming darkness. An ancient force of death threatens to break its bonds and unravel reality. Are you ready to traverse the path into the Shadowlands?

9 days ago
Shadowlands Content Update Notes

Shadowlands is live!

9 days ago
Hotfixes: November 20, 2020

Here you will find a list of hotfixes that address various issues related to World of Warcraft: Battle For Azeroth and WoW Classic.

11 days ago
Finding the Shadowlands Support You Need

The path through the shattered veil and into the Shadowlands is opening on November 24. To make sure you’re prepared, we’ve put together a helpful support guide to for your journeys ahead.

12 days ago
Shadowlands Preview: Skill up with Professions

Forage and forge new items in Shadowlands.

13 days ago
Explore the Dungeons of Shadowlands

New adventures await within the 8 new dungeons in Shadowlands—4 leveling dungeons and 4 max-level dungeons.

13 days ago
Warcraft Short Story: We Ride Forth

Nazgrim, Thoras Trollbane, Sally Whitemane, and Darion Mograine—the Lich King’s Four Horsemen—travel to Icecrown, hoping to ascertain their master’s inscrutable plans, and put an end to them if necessary.

14 days ago
Engineer’s Workshop: Enhancing Character Customization

Get a behind-the-scenes look at our updated character customization options and the engineering feats to make it possible.

15 days ago
Watch the Shadowlands Launch Cinematic: “Beyond the Veil”

In the Shadowlands, every soul has its place—from the path of ascension among the spires of Bastion to an eternity of torment in the depths of the Maw. Choose where your destiny lies.

16 days ago
[UPDATED NOV. 17] Shadowlands Preview: Cleanse the Scourge in the Shadowlands Pre-Launch Event

Eradicate the Scourge rampaging across Azeroth to earn unique rewards in the time limited pre-launch event.

21 days ago
Join the Welcome Back Weekend November 5–9

This weekend, we’re offering returning World of Warcraft players access to all their characters—regardless of level—so you can prepare to enter the Shadowlands together. Call your friends, rally your comrades, and get everyone back in the fight!

a month ago
Shadowlands: Adventure Awaits in the New Starting Experience

World of Warcraft: Shadowlands introduces players to Azeroth with a starting experience fit for a hero.

a month ago
Warcraft Short Story: “Terror by Torchlight”

An army of undead and a powerful, missing artifact complicate Flynn Fairwind and Mathias Shaw’s treasure-hunting adventure in this thrilling tale, the prequel to Exploring Azeroth: The Eastern Kingdoms by Christie Golden.

a month ago
Shadowlands Preview: Forge Your Own Legendary Items

Forge powerful legendary gear customized to your specifications and defeat the perils that plague the Shadowlands.

a month ago
Policy Update for Input Broadcasting Software

The use of input broadcasting software that mirrors keystrokes to multiple WoW game clients will soon be considered an actionable offense.

a month ago
Celebrate 16 Years of World of Warcraft!

The 16th anniversary celebration of World of Warcraft has begun! Log in between now and November 22 to earn the WoW’s 16th Anniversary achievement, then check your mail for a special Anniversary Gift Package.

a month ago
Celebrate with the Dead During Day of the Dead!

The time has come once more to gather in the graveyards for the Day of the Dead and celebrate with and cherish the spirits of those who have been lost.

a month ago
Shadowlands Arrives November 24

The new release date for Shadowlands is November 24! Read more on the launch of the expansion from World of Warcraft executive producer John Hight.

a month ago
Shadowlands: Castle Nathria and Season 1 Goes Live December 9

In just a few weeks after the release of Shadowlands, Season 1 will begin and the gates of Castle Nathria will open as the expansion’s first raid experience.

a month ago
Watch Shadowlands: Story Trailer

Enter the realm of the dead and confront the true threat to life on Azeroth and beyond.

a month ago
PvP Brawls Schedule 2020

Experience some of your favorite player-vs-player Battlegrounds with a twist during PvP Brawls! Read on to learn more.

a month ago
Purchase a 6-Month Subscription and Get a New Transmogrification Set!

Add some arcane flair to your wardrobe with the new eight-piece transmogrification set inspired by the fey dragons of Azeroth—available now for purchase in-game or from the Blizzard Shop. For a limited time, you can also get this mesmerizing appearance with the purchase of a 6-month subscription.

a month ago
The Horseman Rides: Hallow’s End is Nigh!

Prepare yourselves, the bells have tolled! Shelter your weak, your young and your old! Hallow’s End is here!

a month ago
Hotfixes: October 16, 2020

Here you will find a list of hotfixes that address various issues related to World of Warcraft: Battle For Azeroth and WoW Classic.

2 months ago
Listen to the Haunting Sounds of Shadowlands

With the release of the Shadowlands pre-expansion patch, we’ve unleashed a new composition of the main title, “Through the Roof of the World,” which takes you on an auditory journey through Azeroth and beyond the veil.

2 months ago
Watch Shadowlands: Dark Abduction

The shattering of the veil between the Shadowlands and Azeroth was only the beginning. Dark deeds are afoot and Sylvanas is making her next move.

2 months ago
The Shadowlands Pre-Expansion Patch Now Live

The Shadowlands pre-expansion introduces a variety of changes and updates from character customization to the new starting experience.

2 months ago
Tell Your Story With Character Customization

With hundreds of new additions with thousands of new combinations, Shadowlands’ new character customization options will help you better create the characters you envision in your mind.

2 months ago
Meet the Shadowlands Covenants

In Shadowlands, players will be able to quest through four new zones ruled by ancient and powerful Covenants. Upon reaching the max level of 60, players will be able to join one of these Covenants as they continue to explore the Warcraft universe’s afterlife and the many mysteries and adventures that it holds.

2 months ago
Join The Great Gnomeregan Run–October 10!

It’s that time of year when gnomes all over Azeroth rise UP, join together, and use their wonder powers to run across the Eastern Kingdoms from Gnomeregan down to Booty Bay!

2 months ago
Save 30% on Select Game Services

It won’t be long until the journey into the Shadowland begins. To help you prepare, select character services are available for 30% below their normal price from now through November 15, 2020.

2 months ago
Shop Updates: Appearance Change Service and Battle for Azeroth

The Appearance Change Service has retired from the Blizzard Shop and with the release of the Shadowlands pre-expansion patch, Battle for Azeroth will be included with your World of Warcraft subscription.

2 months ago
An Update on Shadowlands

Read an update on the development of and release plans for the next World of Warcraft expansion from executive producer John Hight.

2 months ago
In Remembrance: The Harvest Festival Has Begun

The yearly Harvest Festival is now underway in Azeroth. Fallen heroes of the Alliance and Horde are paid homage during this time of remembrance.

2 months ago
Viewer’s Guide: WoW Classic Fall Conquest

Tune in beginning Saturday, October 3 at 10:00 a.m. PDT to watch the WoW Classic Fall Conquest!

2 months ago
Meet the AWC Battle for Azeroth Regional Champions!

The best PvP teams from around the world competed in a grueling season of head-to-head arena action, but in the end only one team from each region could claim the championship.

2 months ago
Shadowlands Preview: Character Customization

Get ready to update your look with hundreds of new character customization options—coming with Shadowlands!

2 months ago
Viewer's Guide: Arena World Championship Battle for Azeroth Finals!

The Arena World Championship Regional Finals concludes this weekend, beginning Saturday at 10 a.m. PDT!

2 months ago
Explore the Updates Arriving with the Shadowlands Pre-Expansion Patch

To help you prepare for the upcoming Shadowlands pre-expansion patch, we’ve compiled a variety of helpful information.

2 months ago
Brewfest Kegs Are Tapped and Festivities are in Full Swing! September 20–October 6

Get ready to crack open a cold one with friends new and old during Brewfest!

2 months ago
Jump Aboard the Pirate’s Day Celebration– September 19!

Avast ye landlubbers! It’s time to hoist sail and make way to Booty Bay for Pirate’s Day!

2 months ago
Watch the Shadowlands Afterlives Series

Delve into four realms of the Shadowlands – Bastion, Maldraxxus, Ardenweald, and Revendreth – and discover the journeys souls take once they cross the eternal veil.

2 months ago
Introducing the World of Warcraft Classic Fall Conquest

Registration is open for the World of Warcraft Classic Fall Conquest!

3 months ago
Engineer’s Workshop: Designing the WoW Companion App

In our latest Engineer’s Workshop, we take a closer look at the development of the WoW Companion App and adding support for multiple expansions.

3 months ago
Burning Crusade: Mounts, Pets, and More

As the last of our ongoing series of articles featuring many of the collectibles in World of Warcraft, we’ve focused on the Burning Crusade. The fel-infused lands of Outland are waiting to be explored.

3 months ago
Small World of Warcraft is now available

Blizzard Entertainment is excited to announce their first collaboration with Days of Wonder by introducing Small World® of Warcraft®, a new board game combining the Small World® game mechanics with Blizzard’s celebrated Warcraft® universe.

3 months ago
Wrath of the Lich King: Mounts, Pets, and More

As a part of our ongoing series of articles featuring many of the collectibles in World of Warcraft, we’ve set our sights on Wrath of the Lich King. The frozen lands of Northrend are waiting to be plundered.

3 months ago
[UPDATED SEPT. 18] Choose the Next Shadowlands Mount

Vote for which Shadowlands mount you’d like to add to your stable—the sentient Wandering Ancient, the mystical Soaring Spelltome, the creepy Nerubian Swarmer, the enormous Curious Caterpillar, or the playful Gooey Slimesaber. The top-voted choice internationally will be made real and added to the mount collections of everyone who owns Shadowlands!

3 months ago
The Impressive Influence 100% Bonus Reputation Buff Returns

Your goals are in reach with the return of the Impressive Influence buff through the month of October.

3 months ago
Trial of Style August 31– September 4: The Stage Is Yours

Styles from Kul Tiras and Zandalar are all the rage, but is your transmog the flavor of the moment? Or is it a timeless couture classic? You’ll be able to find out during the Trial of Style, taking place August 31 –September 4! Prepare to strut your stuff in a head-to-head fashion face-off and see who can put it all together—for the win!

3 months ago
[Updated 27 Aug.] Get the Shadowlands Collector’s Edition

With a single act of destruction, Sylvanas Windrunner has ripped open the way to the afterlife. Prepare to step into the Shadowlands with this limited-edition Epic Edition Collector’s Set, featuring a trove of rare and wondrous items to aid you on your journey into the beyond. Shipping begins on October 13!

3 months ago
Engineer’s Workshop: Developing for Mobile and PC

We pull back the curtain on developing simultaneously for Mobile and PC support for Shadowlands Adventures feature in our latest Engineer’s Workshop.

3 months ago
Tune in to gamescom August 27 for a New Shadowlands Animated Short Premiere

Join us during the gamescom Opening Night Live stream at 20:00 CEST on August 27 to watch the first of four new animated shorts, Afterlives, offering you a window into the ancient and powerful Covenants that rule over the four new zones in Shadowlands.

3 months ago
Engineer’s Workshop: Enabling Ray-Traced Shadows in Shadowlands

With the arrival of Shadowlands, you’ll be able to experience World of Warcraft in greater clarity and definition with the newly added ray-traced shadows feature.

3 months ago
Engineer’s Workshop: Recreating the Ahn’Qiraj War Effort

Join us for a behind-the-scenes deep dive on recreating one of World of Warcraft’s most iconic events, the Ahn’Qiraj war effort.

3 months ago
Arena World Championship Circuit Viewer's Guide

The AWC returns for the final Circuit of Battle for Azeroth beginning August 22!

3 months ago
Shadowlands: A New Look for the WoW Companion App

Take World of Warcraft anywhere you go with multiple expansion support.

3 months ago
Follow the Tides of Music From Battle for Azeroth

Get swept away on an auditory journey through the music of the Tides of Vengeance, Rise of Azshara, and Visions of N’Zoth content updates.

3 months ago
2020 Micro Holiday Calendar

Micro-holidays provide a variety of in-game experiences simply for the fun of taking part in them. Read on to learn about more.

4 months ago
Shadowlands Preview: Adventures

Prepare to put your tactical skills to the test. In the expansion’s new Adventures feature, you’ll send your allies into the Shadowlands to tackle unique challenges for your chosen Covenant. You’ll need to be strategic about how you take on these combat puzzles, including who you’ll send to face them and how you’ll use their skills to claim victory.

4 months ago
Explore the Temple of Ahn’Qiraj and Ruins of Ahn’Qiraj

With the completion of the War Effort and the ringing of the gong, the 20-player Ruins of Ahn’Qiraj and 40-player Temple of Ahn’Qiraj become available, luring adventurers into their depths to face the Qiraji—and ultimately, the Old God C’Thun.

4 months ago
WoW Classic Ahn’Qiraj: The Scarab Lords are Rising!

The Alliance and the Horde continue to heed the call to arms and soon the Scarab Lords will rise at the ringing of the gong on realms who have completed the war effort and hearken the way into the Ruins of Ahn’Qiraj and Temple of Ahn’Qiraj.

4 months ago
[UPDATED AUG. 18] Time Runs Short: Battle for Azeroth

Before you journey to the Shadowlands, you may want to spend your remaining moments in the mortal realms seeking out a few rewards that will no longer be obtainable (or will be more difficult to acquire) in the next expansion.

4 months ago
Shadows Rising Now Available

“The Horde is nothing!” With those infamous words, Sylvanas Windrunner betrayed and abandoned the Horde she vowed to serve. The Dark Lady and her forces now work in the shadows as both the Horde and Alliance, including her own sister, Alleria, race to uncover her next move. Read on for a look at the upcoming expansion prequel novel, Shadows Rising.

5 months ago
World of Warcraft®: Shadowlands Beta Preview Round-Up

The Shadowlands beta is right around the corner. To help keep you informed, we’ve rounded up our latest preview articles.

5 months ago
Shadowlands Preview: The Maw

The Maw is a tumultuous, hopeless land where the vilest souls in the cosmos are imprisoned forever. Should the ancient evil chained here break free, all of reality will be consumed.

5 months ago
Venthyr Covenant: Your Invitation Awaits

If you’re seeking a bit of grace wrapped in a bit of sin, then look no further than the aristocratic and elegant Venthyr Covenant. Every day among them brings punishment and reward—though telling the two apart can get a bit fuzzy.

5 months ago
Night Fae Covenant: Begin Your Wild Hunt

Join forces with the mystic Night Fae Covenant to shape the future of the Shadowlands and earn fantastical rewards.

5 months ago
Necrolord Covenant: A Closer Look Inside the Might of Maldraxxus

In the birthplace of necromantic magic, those who master the powers of death turn legions of ambitious souls into relentless armies. Should you join the Necrolords, you will take on the role of protector of the Shadowlands and carry the weight of a divided house upon your shoulders. Are you the one that prophecy has foretold?

5 months ago
Kyrian Covenant: Prepare to Ascend

Align with the steadfast Kyrian Covenant to shape the future of the Shadowlands and earn shining rewards.

5 months ago
Shadowlands Preview: A Look at Covenant Systems

In Shadowlands, players will be able to quest through four new zones ruled by ancient and powerful Covenants. Upon reaching the max level of 60, players will be able to join one of these Covenants as they continue to explore the Warcraft universe’s afterlife and the many mysteries and adventures that it holds.

5 months ago
Shadowlands Preview: Soulbinds

Soulbind with key members from your Covenant to gain beneficial traits so you can effectively combat all who stand in your way.

5 months ago
Purchase a 6-Month Subscription and Get a New Mount!

Add a truly metal mechanical marvel to your mount collection with the fearsome new Steamscale Incinerator mount, available now for purchase in-game and from the Blizzard Shop. For a limited time, you can also get this spark-breathing robo-terror with the purchase of a 6-month subscription.

5 months ago
Watch the Live Shadowlands Update VoD!

Missed the live stream? We have you covered.

5 months ago
Viewer's Guide: Mythic Dungeon International Global Finals!

The Mythic Dungeon International’s final Battle for Azeroth season concludes with the Global Finals, beginning Friday, July 10.

5 months ago
Mists of Pandaria: Mounts, Pets, and More

As a part of our ongoing series of articles featuring many of the collectibles in World of Warcraft, we’ve set our sights on Mists of Pandaria. The many riches of this expansion are just waiting for you to claim them.

5 months ago
Wrath of the Lich King Timewalking Returns—July 1-8

This week’s Bonus Event is underway and we’re headed to Northrend to do some Timewalking. Are you ready to step into Ulduar? Read on to learn more.

5 months ago
Save 50% on Select Pets, Mounts, and More During Our Summer Sale!

Hot summer deals are here and you can save big on select pets, mounts, and more during our sale.

5 months ago
Tune In July 8 for a Shadowlands Update

Join World of Warcraft Executive Producer John Hight and Game Director Ion Hazzikostas live from their homes for an inside look at some of the latest Shadowlands content the development team has been working on.

5 months ago
The Flames of the Midsummer Fire Festival Burn Bright! June 21–July 5

Don your fire resist gear and celebrate the Midsummer Fire Festival!

5 months ago
Warlords of Draenor: Mounts, Pets, and More

As a part of our ongoing series of articles featuring many of the collectible’s in World of Warcraft, we’ve set our sights on Warlords of Draenor. The many riches of this expansion are just waiting for you to claim them.

5 months ago
Weekly Timewalking Holidays Incoming!

Beginning June 24, players will be able to experience five consecutive weeks of Timewalking and earn 50% bonus reputation during each Timewalking event.

5 months ago
Viewer's Guide: WoW Classic Summer Bowl

Tune in beginning Saturday, June 20 at 17:00 GMT / 19:00 CEST to watch the first WoW Classic esport event of the summer.

6 months ago
[UPDATED JUNE 24] Preserved Contaminants and Legendary Cloak Updates

Get more Corruption effects and improve Ashjra’kamas.

6 months ago
Shadowlands Preview: Maldraxxus and the Necrolord Covenant

Within war-torn Maldraxxus, might—of all kinds—makes right. Here, in the birthplace of necromantic magic, those who master the powers of death turn legions of ambitious souls into relentless immortal armies.

6 months ago
Explore Azeroth With Friends Using Party Sync

There’s never been a better time to party up with your friends to explore Azeroth and beyond. Use Party Sync to play with friends old and new by questing together on any characters you have, no matter their levels.

6 months ago
Introducing the World of Warcraft Classic Summer Bowl!

We set our eyes to Classic Warsong Gulch to find our Summer champion!

6 months ago
Shadowlands Preview: Ardenweald and the Night Fae Covenant

A twilight-tinged afterlife for those closely connected to the wild, Ardenweald is a domain of restoration tended by the mystic night fae. Within this eternal forest, massive dream trees draw in precious anima to feed the spirits of nature awaiting rebirth.

6 months ago
Warcraft Short Story: “A Moment in Verse”

Madeleine Roux, author of the upcoming Shadows Rising novel, has a special treat for you: a new short story about a memorable night in which Regent Lord Lor'themar Theron and First Arcanist Thalyssra share stories, poetry, and arcwine.

6 months ago
[UPDATED] Tune in June 9 for a live Shadowlands Update!

Join World of Warcraft Executive Producer John Hight and Game Director Ion Hazzikostas live from their homes for an inside look at some of the latest Shadowlands content the development team has been working on.

6 months ago
Legion: Mounts, Pets, and More

Treasures are plentiful in the Broken Isles for those who know where to find them. If you're looking for a challenge, or just an opportunity to fill in your collections, then we've got you covered with a bounty of pets, mounts, and more just waiting for you.

6 months ago
New 4k Digital Backgrounds Available

Whether you’re doing a little at-home streaming or are working from home, we have just the thing you’re looking for—new 4k digital backgrounds.

6 months ago
Shadowlands Preview: Oribos

Oribos is the crossroads of the Shadowlands, where the impassive Arbiter passes judgment on souls, and shadowy denizens swap gossip and anima.

6 months ago
Viewer's Guide: Arena World Championship 2020

The Arena World Championship (AWC) is one of the most prestigious PvP event in the world (of Warcraft) and cups are starting up again for the final AWC season in Battle for Azeroth beginning Friday, May 22.

6 months ago
Shadowlands: A Look at Covenant Class and Signature Abilities *UPDATED 5/13

In Shadowlands, players will ally with one of four Covenants, each granting unique powers, abilities, and other benefits to aid them on their dangerous journey through the realms of death.

7 months ago
Exalt in the Impressive Influence 100% Bonus Reputation Buff: April 20 – May 18

Do you have your eye on unlocking an Allied Race, learning to fly in Battle for Azeroth, or adding a new pet or mount to your collection? To help you reach your goals, we’ve made it easier to increase your reputation with the Impressive Influence buff.

7 months ago