World of Warcraft: Cataclysm

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World of Warcraft: Cataclysm
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Basic Information
Type(s)
Video Game
Blizzard Entertainment
Blizzard Entertainment
Warcraft
World of Warcraft
World of Warcraft: Wrath of the Lich King
Successor title
World of Warcraft: Mists of Pandaria
MMO, RPG
Microsoft Windows and macOS
Blizzard Battle.net
Retail Features
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Ratings
ESRB-T-PEGI-12
United Nations International Release Date(s)
Microsoft Windows and macOS
December 2010
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Ratings | Reviews | Screenshots | Soundtrack
Videos | Walkthrough

World of Warcraft: Cataclysm was the third expansion to World of Warcraft developed by published by Blizzard Entertainment.

New Features[edit | edit source]

  • Level cap raised to 85
  • New zones within the "old world"; Vash'jir. Mount Hyjal, Deepholm, Uldum, and Twilight Highlands
  • New race/class combinations: Human Hunters, Gnome Priests, Dwarf Mages (despite them being listed as playable in the original World of Warcraft manual, they were not playable), and Tauren Paladins, among others.
  • Flying in Azeroth; player must purchase Flight Master's License. Does not apply to Azuremyst Isle, Bloodmyst Isle, Isle of Quel'Danas, or Eversong Woods.
  • New Races: Worgen and Goblins
  • New Dungeons
  • New Raids
  • New appearance for Stormwind
  • Zones in Azeroth can be randomly engulfed in flame by Deathwing; a player caught in these fires gained an achievement. These random fires continued until a later patch, once Deathwing had been defeated by the player base.