Rumors + Speculation
Mists of Pandaria Release Date and Beta Test
F&F Alpha Test: MoP
Internal Alpha testing as well as the Friends and Family
Alpha Test have begun before March, 2012
The MoP Beta test began in March, 2012
The MoP Release date will be by Summer 2012
Cataclysm World Event Leading to Mists of
New Possible Mounts That May Be Available in
Epic Turtles based on a
Armored Yaks based on
Picture 2 shown at BlizzCon.
Zen-like Throne controlled
by the riders' chi based on
Picture 3 shown at BlizzCon.
Other Mists of Pandaria Rumors
The new goldsink craftable mount (like Chopper, Hog, & Sandstone
Drake) will be made by Jewelcrafters.
Players may be able to scale down their level/power to play with
friends who are lower level.
Players may be able to increase their items' levels using valor
points rather than having nothing to spend them on after
purchasing the best upgrades already.
Players may be able to customize colors of their spells.
Prime glyphs may be completely removed.
Achievements and mounts (like non-combat pets) may be shared account wide, so players will not
have to earn the same achievement on each character.
Leatherworkers may be able to make quivers again for visual
effects on hunters.
A new style of tanking with more active mitigation may emerge.
For example a warrior might use offensive abilities to generate
rage, and spend rage on defensive abilities to mitigate damage.
Character models and animation may be improving for a better
Hunters may get a "stampede" style ability that allows all 5
unstabled pets to attack their target. It would have a long
cooldown as the spell would be quite powerful.
Warrior intercept ability will be removed and the cooldown on
charge will be adjusted to compensate.
Hybrid classes will be able to perform a role equally as well as
a pure class, but there will still be incentives to include pure
classes in the group.
Mists of Pandaria will
focus on the continuing battle between Alliance and Horde. More
breaking MoP news can be found here at WoW-MoP.net
playable race! Not only is the Pandaren race being rediscovered in
Azeroth, both Alliance and Horde players will be able to create and
play Pandaren characters.
WoW MoP News
Nov 16, 2011:
Mists of Pandaria : New WoW Feature Pet Battles
Nov 13, 2011:
Mists of Pandaria : New Class Monk
Nov 9, 2011:
Mists of Pandaria : New Race Pandaren
Nov 6, 2011:
Mists of Pandaria : New Continent Pandaria
Nov 2, 2011:
Mists of Pandaria : An Expansion Based On April Fools?
Oct 28, 2011:
Pandaren Mount : Turtles
Oct 26, 2011:
Mists of Pandaria Release Date Sooner Than Expected?
Oct 22, 2011:
Mists of Pandaria is the next WoW expansion!
Oct 20, 2011:
that Mists of Pandaria is the next WoW expansion
Oct 19, 2011:
Mists of Pandaria : The Fourth WoW Expansion?
At BlizzCon 2011 Mists of Pandaria
MoP was announced as the new WoW expansion!
with a new playable Pandaren race, MoP will also introduce the Monk class
with a martial arts focus!
WoW Monk Class
MoP Release Date
Current MoP release date speculation is Spring of 2012