19 May 2021 7:23 AM +00:00

All You Need to Know About the Classic TBC Pre Patch

The WoW Classic TBC pre patch release date is nearly here, and tons of content comes with it!

The Burning Crusade pre patch will bring all of the new talent trees from TBC to WoW Classic, as well as Draenei and Blood Elf characters.

Here's everything you should know about the WoW Classic TBC pre patch and when it goes live.

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Latest - Counting Down to the TBC Pre Patch

WoW Classic is just hours out from the TBC Pre Patch - and we're counting down the last moments here!

The pre patch will go live when servers return from their weekly maintenance on Tuesday, May 18 (Wednesday, May 19 in some regions) at 1am PDT/4am EST.

WoW Classic TBC Pre Patch

WoW Classic will soon take the leap to World of Warcraft's first expansion, The Burning Crusade.

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IT BEGINS: Draenai and Blood Elves arrive in the pre patch

The Classic TBC pre patch will introduce all of the changes coming to the game in its first expansion, including brand new talent trees, and give players a chance to level Draenei and Blood Elf characters.

Release Date

The WoW Classic TBC pre patch will arrive on Tuesday, May 18th!

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NEW THREATS: TBC brings plenty of new challenges to WoW Classic

This will give players just two weeks before the release of WoW Classic TBC, which is certainly not enough, especially with the original TBC pre patch lasting over a month.

Pick Your TBC Main

With the WoW Classic TBC pre patch around the corner, and content on the PTR now, it's time to finally lock in your main for the game's first expansion.

This decision can be very difficult even with the ability to do some testing, but you don't have to go it alone.

Check out our WoW Classic TBC class rankings to help you along in your choice.

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