Blizzard Entertainment has opened up the pre-purchase options for its latest expansion to MMORPG World of Warcraft, World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth. The expansion is available digitally via Battle.net in both a Standard Edition priced at $49.99/£39.99 and a Digital Deluxe Edition priced at $69.99/£52.99, which includes:
- The Seabraid Stallion (Alliance) and the Gilded Ravasaur (Horde) mounts
- Baby Tortollan pet
- World of Warcraft-themed bonus for use in Overwatch
- Azeroth in Burning card back for Hearthstone
- Sprays for StarCraft II
- Primal Flamsaber mount with three colour variants for Heroes of the Storm
Originally announced in November, Battle for Azeroth follows on from the events of Burning Legion, and sees the rivalry between the Horde and the Alliance reignited. The level cap will once again be raised, this time to level 120, with players who purchase the expansion being able to instantly boost to the previous level cap of 110. A release date has not been confirmed, but the pre-purchase page states that the game will be released on or before September 21, 2018.