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Basics of World of Warcraft

Updated on August 13, 2011
Snapshot from World of Warcraft
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World of Warcraft is an online game for the global players who always in the hunt of greatest amusement. The world of Warcraft game is also referred as MMORPG that stands for “Massively Multi-player Online Role-Playing game. This online game is proving very fun creating and entertaining. In this game, the Warcraft players have to assume themselves as a hero of fantasy character. The world of Warcraft is full of mystery, fantasy, magic and limitless adventures. This game is purely an online game. This game doesn’t support offline mode. The computer or the multi-player which you will use to play this game will have to be connected with Internet. The number of the Warcraft players is increasing astonishingly across the world. In USA only the Warcraft players are 2 million in numbers.

How To Choose Character?

The characters in the World of Warcraft games decide the level of entertainment. That is why it is essential to know the factors which decide the characters in this game. The faction in the game decides the characters of the game. There are two major factions in the game: The horde and Alliance. The Warcraft player has to choose one of the factions to decide the character of the game. The factions are determined by the race they include. The Horde faction includes races such as Goblins, Orcs, Tauren, Trolls, Forsaken, Forsaken Blood Elves and many others. On the other hand, Alliance factions include races like Gnomes, Humans, Dwarves, Night Elves, Draenei and Worgen. The character is mostly chosen by the preference of the choice of races. Then, the Warcraft player has to confirm their gender while choosing the character in the game.

What Class Should be Chosen?

Unlike several characters in the World of Warcraft, there are several classes as well which meets to the specific needs of each character. The classes may be critically categorized in Tank, DPS, Healer, Jack of all trades, Pet Classes. The warrior, the death of knight, Paladin and Druid are the kind of Tank classes which suffer the damages on them while fighting with several enemies or elites. Other kinds of categorized classes are also available to choose for the Warcraft players just like Balance Druid, Survival Hunter, Frost Mage, Warlock, blood death knight, paladin, combat and shaman and many more. These classes are chosen to the safety and the support of the character while playing this online game. The Warcraft's players who are just beginners and don’t know the pros and cons of the game should certainly choose a character which attacks from distance and escape himself from battlegrounds. You will better know gradually what the class to be chosen according to the need of characters of the play. Your class determines how long you will run in the race of this game. So, choosing the race with good comprehension is essential in play of this game.

How to Select the Server to Play?

After the installation of World of Warcraft game on PC, it is more essential to know which software or realm to be used which not only serve you a best service but protect you from the attacks from other players also. There are lots servers available with lots of opinions of people about the gigantic experience in World of Warcraft game. There are four major kinds of realms one can choose from: PvE, PvP, RP and RPPvP. It’s all upon the players’ choice which realm is advantageous for him. The Warcraft's players have to know some pros and cons of the server before buying the server.

Pros and Cons

The players need to choose the server according to their need of starting the game. There are lots of servers still running with lots of census from its launching date. Some of are new launched. So, it’s quite difficult which realm or server to choose. The best way of choosing the best server is going by the census the serves have got. However, the beginners must choose a server which will enable their character to attack from the distance and escape him from probable battlefields.


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