Don't get too attached to this special 4.0 chat thread, as DeathMunkus could very well rise from the depths to shatter this thread and remake it in his own glorious image.
secretly part of the Twilight's Beaver Cult?
Oh, and I would never forget about his partner-in-crime, Echo'gall.
READ BELOW BEFORE ASKING QUESTIONS GOD DAMN YOU
Glyph ChangesGem ChangesStat ChangesReforging InfoNew Class MechanicsGuild UI ChangesStreaming Launcher InfoKnown Issues in 4.0.1
[url=Patch 4.0.1Released October 12th, 2010
-The shattering is NOT occurring. This means NO changes to Azeroth's landmass.
-You can run ZG still.
-You CANNOT purchase your flying license in Azeroth.
-You CAN purchase your 310% mount speed for 5,000g.
-Your mounts WILL all scale to your highest skill level.
-You WILL get new talents and skills up to 80.
-You WILL get to reforge your gear. Talk to a guard for directions.
-You WILL get the new glyph system.
-All classes WILL get their new mechanics, if any.
-Stats WILL be changing. Armor Penetration, Mana per Five Seconds and so forth will be replaced with other stats.
-Guilds WILL have a cap of 1,000 members. Pre-4.0 guilds will be grandfathered in: they can stay past the hard cap but will be unable to invite new members until they go under 1,000.
-You will NOT have guild leveling.
-You will NOT have new class/race combos.
-I shouldn't have to say this, but you CANNOT roll Worgen or Goblins.
-Pre-Expansion events WILL be occurring. Enjoy!
-The Guild UI WILL be changed to the Cataclysm version.
-The events for Echo Isles and Gnomeregan have ended.
Patch 4.0.3Expected late November
-The Shattering will occur, changing Azeroth's landmass.
-You can fly in Azeroth.
-The new race/class combinations will be available.
-Guild leveling will NOT be in.
-No, you still can't roll Worgen or Goblins.
World of Warcraft: CataclysmDecember 7th, 2010
-Guild Leveling is go, along with everything else, really.
-Yes, you can roll a fucking Worgen or Goblin.