- World of Warcraft Fact Sheet – September 2007 -
Title: World of Warcraft
Developer: Blizzard Entertainment, Inc.
Genre: Massively Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Game
Platforms: PC, Mac
Game Overview: Four years have passed since the aftermath of Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos, and a great tension now smolders throughout the ravaged world of Azeroth. As the battle-worn races begin to rebuild their shattered kingdoms, new threats, both ancient and ominous, arise to plague the world once again.
World of Warcraft is an online role-playing experience set in the award-winning Warcraft universe. Players assume the roles of Warcraft heroes as they explore, adventure, and quest across a vast world. As a "massively multiplayer" game, World of Warcraft allows thousands of players to interact within the same world. Whether adventuring together or fighting against each other in epic battles, players will form friendships, forge alliances, and compete with enemies for power and glory.
• Adventure together with thousands of other players simultaneously.
• Explore an expansive world with miles of forests, deserts, snow-blown mountains, and other exotic lands.
• Join the Horde or the Alliance as one of 8 playable races.
• Select from 9 classes, including holy Paladins, shape-shifting Druids, powerful Warriors and Mages, demon-summoning Warlocks, and more.
• Encounter many familiar and new Warcraft characters and monsters.
• Journey through an epic world filled with dungeons of different styles and depths.
• Explore 6 huge capital cities, which serve as major hubs for the races inhabiting them.
• Practice various professions to make and enhance custom items, locate and harvest reagents and raw materials, acquire wealth through trade with other players, and more.
• Join a guild of like-minded players to adventure and conquer the game's many challenges together - or establish your own!
• Sell your items or search for items for sale via the automated auction house.
• Enjoy hundreds of hours of gameplay with new quests, items, and adventures every month.
• And much, much more…
Please keep in mind that some of the information contained in this fact sheet
may change as further patches for World of Warcraft are released. This fact
sheet is provided for informational purposes only.