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WoW: Siege of Orgrimmar video covers all the new content in Patch 5.4

A new video from Blizzard introduces all the new content to come in its next major game update to World of Warcraft: Mists of Pandaria, Patch 5.4 — The Siege of Orgrimmar. The headline feature of Patch 5.4 is the titular raid instance, in which members of the Alliance and Horde alike seek to invade the Orcish capital city of Orgrimmar and remove the renegade Warchief Garrosh Hellscream from power. The Siege of Orgrimmar starts in the ruined Vale of Eternal Blossoms and ends in a labyrinthine base underneath Ragefire Chasm, which is coincidentally the lowest-level instanced dungeon in the game. Patch 5.4 introduces another difficulty setting for raids alongside this newest one. "Flex" raiding is meant to be a median point between the easier Looking For Raid difficulty and Normal...

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World of Warcraft patch 5.4 trailer brings the war home

A new trailer for World of Warcraft's patch 5.4, "Siege of Orgrimmar," features the leader of the Horde finally making his full-fledged turn as a villain. In the trailer, Horde warchief Garrosh Hellscream brings a locked chest into the sacred Vale of Eternal Blossoms before being confronted by the warrior Taran Zhu. The two exchange barbed words about Garrosh's father Grom, whose downfall was a major plot point in Warcraft 3, and come to blows. Garrosh is counting on the races of the Alliance and those he has excommunicated from the Horde to join forces and assault the Orcish capital city of Orgrimmar; the trailer shows some of the new boss fights and environments to come in the upcoming raid as players battle their way through the city and into the catacombs below. Garrosh concludes...

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Mists of Pandaria update trailer heralds the coming of the Thunder King

Blizzard released a new trailer for World of Warcraft: Mists of Pandaria today, heralding the game's most recent patch and the coming of a new opponent: the Thunder King. The video above introduces patch 5.2's main storyline. As viewers are taken on a visual journey through the hills of Pandaria to a lonesome island in a dark sea, a mournful voice recites the ballad of the Thunder King. In World of Warcraft lore, the warlord Lei Shen made his home in the Throne of Thunder deep in the Vale of Eternal Blossoms long ago. He was the first to unite the mogu factions of Pandaria and became the country's first emperor. A tyrant to the core, Shen disposed of all who opposed him and built lavish shrines for the empire. His best kept secret, a mysterious and powerful artifact found in the...

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    • Released 09/25/2012
    • Publisher Blizzard Entertainment
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    • Released 09/25/2012
    • Publisher Blizzard Entertainment
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