Things in the World Of Warcraft have been a bit rough for Horde players lately. In last week’s “Warbringers: Sylvanas” trailer, Blizzard confirmed that Horde warchief Sylvanas Windrunner burned the killed innocent night elves by burning their “world tree” home.
This, as Polygon reports, set off a storm of anger among the WoW community, as many Horde players feel Sylvanas’ actions do away with the “gray” morality of the Warcraft series and don’t want to be associated with a faction that follows a plainly evil leader.
Wowhead user perculia
In the Easter egg, a male orc, “Travelling Warrior,” talks in Orgrimmar with his son, “Traveling Son,” about the events of the looming war. According to perculia, the two have the following conversations:
It appears Horde players have at least one young orc who shares their feelings. For more World Of Warcraft, check out Dan Tack’s Battle For Azeroth island expeditions preview and stay tuned for more Battle For Azeroth coverage.
It’s surprising to see an Easter egg double as such a touching commentary on World Of Warcraft’s story events. I can’t think of a better way Blizzard could have payed tribute to a great game like God Of War.