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General Manager John Hight of World of Warcraft revealed at present that the way forward for World of Warcraft will probably be revealed on April 19, 2022. This information additionally comes with the announcement that Hearthstone could have an enlargement reveal on March 15, and a model new cellular Warcraft game will probably be delivered to gentle in May.
It isn’t any secret that World of Warcraft, and Activision Blizzard as a complete, has been struggling to retain gamers amid office allegations, poorly-received video games, and unfavourable press that by no means appears to finish. The present Shadowlands enlargement has seen a mass exodus of its playerbase to different MMO’s, together with the favored Final Fantasy XIV. Releases similar to Lost Ark and New World almost definitely additionally attracted a lot of the playerbase away from Azeroth.
World of Warcraft not too long ago launched its latest content material update Eternity’s End, which had lots to show to win again participant belief. The builders appear to be listening to their base now, nonetheless, as a lot of the ache factors in the course of the testing cycle had been addressed earlier than launch, resulting in a principally favorable but nonetheless flawed reception.
With the current announcement of Horde and Alliance cross-faction play, the way forward for Azeroth may very well be very totally different from what has been seen earlier than. Shadowlands noticed followers principally defeat demise itself, and most gamers would agree that they need to return to a extra grounded narrative after so many cosmic battles.