Wow updating azeroth models
Am I the only one who thinks my char has gone from smokin' hot to getting a John Rivers-style facelift and what seems like a stick up the butt? While I'm sure much attention was given to maintaining the integrity of the source material, I just cannot see my character in there.
I just can't believe someone drew this model and walked away thinking, this is a great match, There are plenty of people who love the new models as much as others hate them, but either way, I think most people agree that only a few of the new models have captured the personality and essence of the 2004 originals.
The official response is interesting, and a fairly clear insight into the problems - which is essentially beauty, or rather in this case, aesthetic parity, is in the eye of the beholder.
Community manager Bashiok explains, "with the old models looking as...
Characters of those two races will look and animate much better than they currently do.
A sensible option for sure, and I will most certainly be one of the players using it.
There’s sure to be more in the 8.2.5 patch, but as of this writing, Blizzard has yet to update the beta environment.
After 10 years, the world's biggest MMO has upgraded its new character models. The problem is, not all of them look like the original models, and some aren't even close.
As part of this new feature, Blizzard is also offering players the chance to repeat old quests when playing with friends for level-appropriate rewards.
The Recruit A Friend feature is also coming back after a short hiatus.