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SSX down Nefarian!!

This evening the SSX on Bladefist stepped in to Blackwing Lair and defeated the one and only Nefarian!

-Nefarian is the final boss of the Blackwing Lair instance and up until just recently with the introduction of the Temple of Ahn'Qiraj (AQ40), he was the hardest boss in Azeroth.

This is a huge achievement for the SSX!

Congrats! - AQ40 here we come!!!


The Burning Crusade: Hellfire Citadel Preview

On the blasted world of Outland, within the heart of Hellfire Peninsula stands Hellfire Citadel, a nearly impenetrable bastion that served as the Horde's base of operations throughout the First and Second Wars. For years this gargantuan fortress was thought to be abandoned...

Until recently.

To learn more about this particular area in the Outland, check out the Burning Crusade site.


New Ahn'Qiraj Trailer!

Something sinister dwells within Ahn'Qiraj, something that gave pause even to the mighty dragons when they led the night elven forces into the heart of the qiraji empire during the War of the Shifting Sands. In this new gameplay trailer featuring footage of the opening of the Gates of Ahn'Qiraj, watch an enormous group of heroes, from both the Alliance and the Horde, gather before the Scarab Wall to face the coming darkness as one.


Guild Relations Program

Guilds wishing to become recognized in this program must show an active participation in community relations and prove themselves to be an established guild in World of Warcraft. All guilds accepted into in this program will receive special recognition, including: a dedicated page on the WoW-Europe.com community website listing each guild in the program, details about each guild, the guild’s officers, and a link to each guild's website. In addition, these guilds will be able to participate in an upcoming beta test, chat live with Blizzard game designers, submit regular questions to be answered in Q&A updates posted in the Guild Relations forum, and more.


World of Warcraft 1.10 PTR now live

The World of Warcraft public test realm is now live for testing the upcoming 1.10 patch. (Note that this is not the contest test realm)

If you'd like to help test the 1.10 patch or wanna get a first look at the upcoming content eg. Weather effects, click here to learn how to get started.


Win a place in the WoW: Burning Crusade beta test!

Want to be one of the few players to experience World of Warcraft's upcoming expansion pack before it goes live? Help Blizzard test content patch 1.10 on the designated "contest" test realms, and you could win a spot in the World of Warcraft: The Burning Crusade beta test! At 08:59 a.m. Paris time (U.T.C. + 1) on Tuesday, March 7, Blizzard will activate a special set of patch 1.10 test realms featuring three separate contests. If you're in the mood for some competition, click here to learn about the contest details and instructions on how to enter.


Dark Horizons Lore Invasion Anniversary Edition Beta Signups!

Beta signups have now begun for the Dark Horizons Lore Invasion Anniversary Edition! If you feel you can dedicate some of your time to testing the game and reporting bugs you are welcome to signup.

This edition will be a major expansion of the game which will include an upgrade in the core engine and art pipeline, new MAV weapons, new vehicles, new Power Armors, new mission environments, and much more!

If you want to be a part of the beta head to the Lore website and follow the instructions to signup!


The Burning Crusade Preview: Karazhan

Development on the first ever World of Warcraft expansion – The Burning Crusade – continues at a feverish pace, and the dev team has released its first information on one of the new dungeons for the expansion. You can now see exclusive screen shots of Karazhan – the tower of the fabled guardian Medivh – as well as background lore providing the first shadowed hints into the terrible dangers and mysteries that await adventurers.

Click here to read more about Karazhan, Medivh's Tower.


World of Warcraft 1.10 Patch Details

1up.com have recently published a little sneak peak of some of the things we can expect from the next World of Warcraft patch 1.10.

Highlights:

-Weather effects that will include - Rain, Snow, Sandstorms.

-New improved armor sets that can be obtained by following a new quest line.

-New bosses to be added to existing dungeons.

-Some of the existing dungeons are being re-itemized.

You can view the article as well as images & video clips of the new weather effects here.


Mannoroth & Bladefist War Effort Update

We just recently saw the US Realm "Medivh" become the first realm to finish collecting their war effort supplies, forming the Scepter of the Shifting Sands & being the first server to open the gates to Ahn'Qiraj!

Mannoroth look to be complete with their supplies now (grats guys), however Bladefist have only collected currently 42% of our supplies, lets get movin!


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