So, as the Blizzcon dust settles, it's time to take a good look at the expansion features and lore. Starting with lore of course :) LORE My major concern and hostility towards the new expansion is of course the cinematic. My major "no" is villain introduction. It required an extra machinima to show him, and … Continue reading WoW Shadowlands: Let’s Go to Hell!
Class Order Hall Campaigns With all the drawbacks of main zone questlines, class order hall campaigns easily win the prize. One of the "side questlines" (the other being Illidan's story), class order hall campaigns actually focus on defeating Legion. While it's still a question what are these mysterious Pillars of Creation and why we need … Continue reading Five Months into Legion: Expansion Review – Part IV
Classes Classes themselves got a reboot - as we always have it with every expansion. Significant changes to every class seemingly pursued the goal of making our basic rotations Diablo-like. All in all most classes have now 4 to 6 buttons in their main rotations. Surely you also have an extra range of bursts, a … Continue reading Five Months into Legion: Expansion Review – Part III
Dungeons Dungeons have always been an auxiliary part of leveling process and a step to gear up before raids. There were two important changes in Legion: First, it's lore. I think never before the dungeons were so much incorporated in the whole story. You could travel at Stranglethorn and meet a gnome who would like … Continue reading Five Months into Legion: Expansion Review – Part II
Now the first excitement has gone. We see how Legion works, and what to do there. We're all into some sort of this or that routine. And we had pretty much time to complete many goals. So it's time to give a review - as of five months into expansion, 2017 eve. Introduction - Pre-Launch Event … Continue reading Five Months into Legion: Expansion Review – Part I
I will try to give my opinion without spoilers, because it's not release date yet in many countries. So, I didn't manage to go to the movie premiere on May 26. There was much fuss about preparing and going to my brother's wedding. And yet, right after me and my wife returned home from Moscow to Saint-Petersburg, … Continue reading Warcraft Movie: Review