Opinion

WoW Classic is a step back in time—and a step back for World of Warcraft

The 2004 revival splits the MMO into two different games, and so shatters its unique sense of history and community.
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Leif is a San Francisco-based tech journalist. He's a big fan of fantasy RPGs, and you can find his previous work on IGN, Rolling Stone, VICE, PC Gamer, Playboy, Mac|Life, TechRadar, and numerous other publications.

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