WoW: Dragonflight is just around the corner – Shadowlands is now integrated into the base game

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from Philip Sattler
The pre-patch for WoW: Dragonflight not only brought the first content of the upcoming expansion to the live servers, but also officially retired Shadowlands as an expansion. Because from today no one has to buy Shadowlands anymore since it is integrated into the base game.

The Shadowlands expansion is not actually over with the pre-patch for WoW: Dragonflight, but most players feel that their thoughts are already on the Dragon Islands. And for the developers, Shadowlands has officially come to the end of its lifetime. Because they have now officially removed the WoW: Shadowlands extension from the market.

Since the pre-patch, Shadowlands has simply been part of the basic game of WoW (buy now ). So you no longer have to buy an extra expansion if you want to go to the shadow lands. So now seems like the perfect time to jump back in as a former player who skipped Shadowlands.