Blizzard Entertainment has finally announced the release date for World of Warcraft: Mists of Pandaria. This fourth expansion set for WoW will be available in stores and online starting from September 25, 2012.
Mists of Pandaria will be available digitally from WorldofWarcraft.com and on DVD-ROM for Windows XP/Windows Vista/Windows 7 and Macintosh for $39.99 USD. In addition to the standard edition, there will be a digital deluxe and collector’s edition for the new expansion.
The Digital Deluxe version ($59.99) includes:
- Digital download version of expansion.
- World of Warcraft In-Game Mount: Take to the skies of Azeroth astride the mystical Imperial Quilen flying mount.
- World of Warcraft In-Game Pet: Journey across Pandaria with the Lucky Quilen Cub at your side.
- StarCraft II Battle.net Portraits: Bring the Horde and Alliance rivalry to the far reaches of the Koprulu sector with exclusive Infested Orc and Night Elf Templar Battle.net portraits.
- Diablo III Banner Sigil and Accent: Display your status as a hero of Pandaria with the iconic markings of World of Warcraft’s newest playable race, the pandaren.
The [physical] Collector’s Edition ($79.99) of Mists of Pandaria includes:
- Physical copy of Mists of Pandaria expansion.
- All of the in-game content from the Digital Deluxe version (seen above).
- Behind-the-Scenes DVD and Blu-Ray: Learn about the creation of Pandaria with this two-disc set featuring over an hour of commentary, insider interviews, and developer roundtables.
- Collector’s Edition Soundtrack CD: Experience 20 orchestral pieces from Mists of Pandaria.
- The Art of Mists of Pandaria Book: Explore this 208-page hardcover tome featuring never-before-seen pieces from the expansion, from early concepts to final 3D renderings.
- Chen Stormstout Mouse Pad: Equip your desk with this special-edition mouse pad featuring the legendary pandaren brewmaster.
In World of Warcraft: Mists of Pandaria, warships of the Alliance and Horde clash off the coast of a long-lost continent, signaling the start of a new era of discovery and conquest in the history of Azeroth. As players storm the shores of this exotic new frontier and begin to explore its mysteries, they’ll encounter brave new allies, unearth ancient secrets, and play their part in reigniting the long-brewing conflict between the Horde and Alliance on a strange battlefield far from home.
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