dark        

The next big World of Warcraft update, Visions of N'Zoth, is live next month

0

January 14

World of Warcraft Classic is clinging to the past (admirably, I should say), but Battle for Azeroth is moving forward, for better or worse.

But before Sylvanas becomes one of the most powerful characters in the current WoW universe (incoming lore "actually" discussions when that next expansion launches), we have to wrap up the expansion that's live now.  That includes the upcoming Visions of N'Zoth update, which is out on January 14.

That one will bring us back to old areas (Vale of Eternal Blossoms, Uldum) and new ones (Ny'Alotha, The Waking City) in a bid to squeeze all of the last story beats out of Battle for Azeroth. The city is the new 12-boss raid, and will feature N'Zoth, one of the current big bads.

It all won't come immediately, though. On January 21 the normal and heroic (hard, but not worst-first stream hard) difficulties will unlock, with mythic (there we go) unlocking a week later along with Raid Finder Wing 1 (LFR). From there Wing 2 will be available on February 11, Wing 3 on February 25 and Wing 4 on March 10. PVP season 4 will also arrive "shortly after" January 14's content drop.

Again, I love that Blizzard allows everyone to experience raids at their own pace with the (easier) LFR system and not just world-first streamers. It's a great compromise that allows people to experience the entirety of the story instead of just chunks of it.

Battle for Azeroth: Visions of N’Zoth [Battle.net]

You are logged out. Login | Sign up

 
 
 

TwitterRedditEmailFacebook
 
Chris Carter
Chris CarterReviews Director, Co-EIC   gamer profile

Chris has been enjoying Destructoid avidly since 2008. He finally decided to take the next step, make an account, and start blogging in January of 2009. Now, he's staff! ------------------- T... more + disclosures


 


 


Also on Destructoid: World of Warcraft   (79)   From our database:

  • (Update) Blizzard wants World of Warcraft players to choose the next mount design - Chris Carter
  • Here is the schedule for World of Warcraft: Shadowlands' first raid, Castle Nathria - Chris Carter
  • This new World of Warcraft animated short is one of the more lore-heavy clips in years - Chris Carter
  • World of Warcraft: Shadowlands is out October 27 - Jordan Devore
  • World of Warcraft is getting an overhauled app for the upcoming Shadowlands expansion - Chris Carter
  • The lead-in novel to the next World of Warcraft expansion is out - Chris Carter
  • Here's an expanded look at World of Warcraft: Shadowlands' upcoming beta - Chris Carter
  • World of Warcraft: Shadowlands will not be delayed, 'even if Blizzard employees have to ship it from their homes' - Chris Carter
  • World of Warcraft gives us a look at the Necrolord Covenant, which is even edgier than the vampires - Chris Carter
  • More related stories
    Filed under... #Blizzard #MMO #PC #World of Warcraft

    READER COMMENTS LOADING BELOW...


    LET'S KEEP THE COMMUNITY GREAT


    You're not expected to always agree, but do please keep cool and never make it personal. Report harassment, spam, and hate speech to our community team. Also, on the right side of a comment you can flag nasty comments anonymously (we ban users dishing bad karma). For everything else, contact us!



     
     
  •