Blizzard has introduced that they’re engaged on a brand new mission known as Shadowlands Afterlives: an animated sequence primarily based on the World of Warcraft universe and the game’s upcoming Shadowlands expansion.
“Simply as our selections decide who we’re in life–they pave the paths we take within the afterlife,” reads a quick description of the sequence. “Put together to delve into 4 realms of the Shadowlands–Bastion, Maldraxxus, Ardenweald, and Revendreth–and uncover the journeys souls take as soon as they cross the everlasting veil.”
Not a lot else is presently identified in regards to the animated sequence, however the first trailer for the present does reveal just a few necessary particulars. As an example, it definitely looks like the present will deal with the various Covenants that rule over the Shadowlands and the way they affect the journeys of those that journey to the afterlife.
Our preliminary impression is that the present might be greater than a recap of the upcoming enlargement’s story. It really looks like it might be a sequence of facet tales which both happen before the Shadowlands expansion or run parallel to these occasions. That’s to not say that the sport couldn’t dive into the specifics of the Shadowlands enlargement, however this looks like extra of a companion piece designed to advertise the discharge of Shadowlands than one thing Blizzard intends to run for a very long time and use to assist inform the lore of the sport for individuals who don’t play it.