Warrior Protection
User avatar
Discord:

teebling#5444


Bnet:

Teeb#2674


Posts: 1152
Likes: 2171
525 posts
Orc
Warrior
Orc Warrior 525 posts
8 months ago (Pre-release)
8 months ago (Pre-release)
 •  Unread

Image


Holy shit I only noticed this on the blizz official site when I was trying to get back onto the EU forums (which are fucking useless - endless redirects and logs me into the wrong account then gives me a 404 on login page :lol:).

When did this get announced? They are remaking Warcraft III with new models and stuff. Reign of Chaos and Frozen Throne campaigns included.

Kind of interesting because they have been tinkering with WC3 on the PTR (adding high res support, balance changes etc.) recently and I thought it would stop there. Maybe they are capitalising on the nostalgia rush for Classic and will release this beforehand?

Either way 2019 is going to rock. I will definitely play through the campaigns on this - won't spend any time on getting good online though. Was a huge warcraft 3 player before WoW came out!

Undercity
User avatar
Bnet:

Syturio#2552


Posts: 182
Likes: 139
182 posts
Alliance
Alliance 182 posts
8 months ago (Pre-release)
8 months ago (Pre-release)
 •  Unread

It was shown more than a month ago at blizzcon xD
Iam excited about it too. It will be the first time i actually play it, when i was young i only had the Demo version.

   teebling
ModeratorPrivate Message
Image
Warrior Protection
User avatar
Discord:

teebling#5444


Bnet:

Teeb#2674


Posts: 1152
Likes: 2171
525 posts
Orc
Warrior
Orc Warrior 525 posts
8 months ago (Pre-release)
8 months ago (Pre-release)
 •  Unread

Oh my god I am so out of the loop right now :lol:

Orgrimmar
User avatar
Posts: 28
Likes: 9
Troll Hunter 28 posts
8 months ago (Pre-release)
8 months ago (Pre-release)
 •  Unread

Same as you teeb I will play it to tide me over until Classic releases.

If someone does a remake of the original DOTA mod for wc3 I may stick around for longer!!

Warrior Fury
User avatar
Posts: 210
Likes: 96
210 posts
Horde
Horde 210 posts
8 months ago (Pre-release)
8 months ago (Pre-release)
 •  Unread

I was hoping for Reforged to release before Classic, but that does not seem to be the case since it states on the website "Pre-purchase: Warcraft® III: Reforged releases on or before December 31, 2019."

Was hoping to tie it in nicely with Classic, but the old Warcraft 3 will do instead.

   fendor teebling
Darnassus
User avatar
Guild:

The Cult of Cthulhu


Discord:

Mythras#0556


Bnet:

Mercy#12626


Posts: 24
Likes: 20
24 posts
Night Elf
Druid
Night Elf Druid 24 posts
8 months ago (Pre-release)
8 months ago (Pre-release)
 •  Unread

I've been meaning to play through Warcraft 3 for a while, might just hold off until this releases. Sadly, I got into the Warcraft universe sorta late down the line.

Warrior Fury
User avatar
Posts: 210
Likes: 96
210 posts
Horde
Horde 210 posts
8 months ago (Pre-release)
8 months ago (Pre-release)
 •  Unread

Authiel wrote:
8 months ago
I've been meaning to play through Warcraft 3 for a while, might just hold off until this releases. Sadly, I got into the Warcraft universe sorta late down the line.
The Orc storyline is my favourite. Anything of the Classic Horde that Thrall was the Warchief of is my favourite Horde. The story felt good, and the aesthethic of the Horde always pleases me.

People might compare old Stormwind to old Orgrimmar, and say that Stormwind is miles better, but to me, Orgrimmar got a so much better feeling to it.

In my opinion, it's tied with Ironforge of how great the atmosphere is.

   Iced_Plasma
Warrior Protection
User avatar
Discord:

teebling#5444


Bnet:

Teeb#2674


Posts: 1152
Likes: 2171
525 posts
Orc
Warrior
Orc Warrior 525 posts
8 months ago (Pre-release)
8 months ago (Pre-release)
 •  Unread

Authiel wrote:
8 months ago
I've been meaning to play through Warcraft 3 for a while, might just hold off until this releases. Sadly, I got into the Warcraft universe sorta late down the line.
It's not too late Authiel - maybe for multiplayer but the campaigns are just immense. Really worth playing... my favourite campaign was probably Humans - the story of Arthas' downfall, the culling of Stratholme and the expedition to Northrend are gripping and lead directly into the start of WOTLK lore. There's high res support now with the new patch too.

   Authiel
Teldrassil
User avatar
Guild:

Andorhal's Champions


Discord:

Flerex#7283


Bnet:

Flerex


Posts: 31
Likes: 15
31 posts
Alliance
Mage
Alliance Mage 31 posts
8 months ago (Pre-release)
8 months ago (Pre-release)
 •  Unread

To me this was THE Blizzcon announcement. I adore this game. After all, it was what convinced me to play World of Warcraft and what made my WoW experience so epic. I think the main reason why WoW felt so magic to me was because I could see in first person parts of the Warcraft 3 lore. This remaster is just the perfect way to make Warcraft 3 relevant again and, even though playing the Reforged version won't bring a new experience (the campaigns are practically the same), if the game attracts people enough, we could even get more campaigns, just like with Age of Empires II. I'm looking forward to that.

   teebling
Image
Warrior Protection
User avatar
Discord:

teebling#5444


Bnet:

Teeb#2674


Posts: 1152
Likes: 2171
525 posts
Orc
Warrior
Orc Warrior 525 posts
8 months ago (Pre-release)
8 months ago (Pre-release)
 •  Unread

I remember coming from TFT to WoW and being pissed off that so many of the WC3 icons were being reused for wow.

Yeah, that didn't last long :biggrin:

Elwynn Forest
User avatar
Guild:

KVN


Posts: 23
Likes: 35
Alliance 23 posts
8 months ago (Pre-release)
8 months ago (Pre-release)
 •  Unread

Quillboar wrote:
8 months ago
Same as you teeb I will play it to tide me over until Classic releases.
I just really hope they don't wait until classic is already out to get a hard date for WC III xD

   teebling
Duskwood
User avatar
Posts: 41
Likes: 45
41 posts
8 months ago (Pre-release)
8 months ago (Pre-release)
 •  Unread

Nerf humans like they did on PTR and maybe I will do multiplayer again. Otherwise fuck that they’re too OP.

Will probably be locked up in Classic by then anyway if it really is releasing end of ‘19.

Alterac Valley
User avatar
Guild:

Hard Like Heroic


Bnet:

Samziosan


Posts: 9
Likes: 3
Alliance Priest 9 posts
7 months ago (Pre-release)
7 months ago (Pre-release)
 •  Unread

I am so excited for Warcraft III Reforged! Still hoping we get a Warcraft IV at some point but this is amazing! 2019 is going to be a great year for Warcraft! :)

Image
"Stop screwing around! It's a long way down... let me control the character"
Warrior Protection
User avatar
Posts: 80
Likes: 79
Horde Warrior 80 posts
7 months ago (Pre-release)
7 months ago (Pre-release)
 •  Unread

They say release of this in spring 2019 right?

BATTLEPLAN:
1: Get WCIII reforged
2: Beat WCIII reforged before Classic launches
3: Get Classic
4: ????
5: Profit!

Image
Warrior Protection
User avatar
Discord:

teebling#5444


Bnet:

Teeb#2674


Posts: 1152
Likes: 2171
525 posts
Orc
Warrior
Orc Warrior 525 posts
7 months ago (Pre-release)
7 months ago (Pre-release)
 •  Unread

@Hogbobson

Firelord wrote:
8 months ago
I was hoping for Reforged to release before Classic, but that does not seem to be the case since it states on the website "Pre-purchase: Warcraft® III: Reforged releases on or before December 31, 2019."
Sorry to burst your bubble matey :smile:

Warrior Protection
User avatar
Posts: 80
Likes: 79
Horde Warrior 80 posts
7 months ago (Pre-release)
7 months ago (Pre-release)
 •  Unread

L2read, me...
I'm pretty sure I heard at Blizzcon though...?
Bah, better make a backup battleplan...

Image
Warrior Fury
User avatar
Posts: 210
Likes: 96
210 posts
Horde
Horde 210 posts
7 months ago (Pre-release)
7 months ago (Pre-release)
 •  Unread

Hogbobson wrote:
7 months ago
L2read, me...
I'm pretty sure I heard at Blizzcon though...?
Bah, better make a backup battleplan...
I feel you buddy.

For me, that backup plan will be original Warcraft III, which is completely fine, and maybe I dare to say better in terms of reliving the past, just like Classic will be.

Desolace
User avatar
Posts: 22
Likes: 64
22 posts
Horde
Hunter
Horde Hunter 22 posts
7 months ago (Pre-release)
7 months ago (Pre-release)
 •  Unread

I lived on WC3 custom games for the 2 years until WoW came out. I can't wait to play some more Wintermaul Wars or Life of a Peasant. Maybe I'll actually try to get good at the normal game this time. :lol:

   teebling
Warlock Destruction
User avatar
Guild:

Kor Kron Vanguard


Bnet:

Nym#21750


Posts: 277
Likes: 319
276 posts
Undead
Warlock
Undead Warlock 276 posts
7 months ago (Pre-release)
7 months ago (Pre-release)
 •  Unread

I'm not a huge fan of new graphics, but I'm learned not to throw my money at Blizzard before I see the product. More excited about the maps really. DotA, Angel Arena, Pyramid Escape, Takeshi's Castle, Are you a Lucker, all those RPG's, etc.

   Nostra teebling
Feralas
User avatar
Posts: 71
Likes: 53
71 posts
Horde
Hunter
Horde Hunter 71 posts
5 months ago (Pre-release)
5 months ago (Pre-release)
 •  Unread

I am glad the old client will work with the new one for online play. I like the textures and look of the old client so I will stick with that.

Full bore!
Similar topics
to 'Warcraft III: Reforged.. take my money'
Posts ViewsLast post