A new GamesBeat event is around the corner! Learn more about what comes next.
World of Warcraft Classic has been a success since launching in August, and Blizzard is looking to keep that momentum going. The company announced what’s next for Classic today at BlizzCon. The player-vs.-player honor system launches on November 15.
Right now, players can kill each other under certain circumstances, but you don’t get anything for doing it. The honor system gives you points for each kill, which help you rank through the PvP system.
Battlegrounnds, which pits teams of players against each other as they try to do things like capture a flag, comes in a future update.
The normal version of World of Warcraft is in its seventh expansion, Battle for Azeroth. Classic takes the game back to how it was before the launch of any expansions. This nostalgic take on World of Wacraft, which has a stronger emphasis on immersion and teamwork, has become a popular alternative for WoW fans who do not like the current state of the game.
GamesBeatGamesBeat's creed when covering the game industry is "where passion meets business." What does this mean? We want to tell you how the news matters to you -- not just as a decision-maker at a game studio, but also as a fan of games. Whether you read our articles, listen to our podcasts, or watch our videos, GamesBeat will help you learn about the industry and enjoy engaging with it. How will you do that? Membership includes access to:
- Newsletters, such as DeanBeat
- The wonderful, educational, and fun speakers at our events
- Networking opportunities
- Special members-only interviews, chats, and "open office" events with GamesBeat staff
- Chatting with community members, GamesBeat staff, and other guests in our Discord
- And maybe even a fun prize or two
- Introductions to like-minded parties