Panic has seized Orgrimmar, Stormwind City, Thunder Bluff, and Ironforge. In each of these great capitals, guards have ordered citizens to evacuate in preparation for what they believe will be an elemental invasion of catastrophic proportions.
Yet not everyone has chosen to flee.
Several brave heroes have resolved to face the coming storm. Members of the Earthen Ring and leaders from among Azeroth's noble races have also assembled to protect these Horde and Alliance strongholds from destruction. Exactly how the impending elemental assault will unfold remains unknown... and even the most ardent defenders are on edge as they await the threat of annihilation.
The events leading up to Cataclysm have reached a tipping point. Be sure to take advantage of this one-time opportunity to embark on unique new quests and fight for the survival of your homelands.