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Fan-made version of ‘classic’ World of Warcraft returns

Very soon people will be able to play World of Warcraft like it was 10 years before as the fans of WoW are set to launch a server.

WoW’s creators, Blizzard had put up legal action against those fans in early 2016, that caused the shutdown of a similar service. An outcry over the shutdown led Blizzard to halt legal action and start talks about running legacy servers.

But the WoW fans are starting their own server rather than waiting for Blizzard’s own legacy support system.

On 17th of December, under the Elysium server, WoW fans can sign up for an account and start playing together. It uses code initially developed for the Nostalrius server that, at its peak, had more than 150,000 active players. Through the addition of many expansions World of Warcraft has changed, since 2004 when it was debuted.

Legacy servers such as Nostalrius seek to preserve the game in its “classic” form before most expansions were released.

Having an online multi-player game in which players can explore the vast landscape of Azeroth, complete quests and interact with other gamers.

In April, Blizzard threatened legal action against Nostalrius, saying that letting the server run would undermine its claim to the intellectual property used in the official game.

More than 250,000 people then signed a petition calling for Nostalrius to be resurrected.

But rather than allow that, Blizzard met the developers for Nostalrius and signaled it was willing to talk about ways to preserve earlier versions of the game.

Nostalrius’s developers halted plans to release the code for their legacy server while Blizzard worked on its own system.

But with no sign of that official legacy service appearing, the Nostalrius code, and many of its developers, has been transferred to the Elysium project, which will run the server.

Anyone who used to have an account on Nostalrius will be able to move it to Elysium.

“We all share a single bond that unites us; a love for vanilla World of Warcraft,” wrote the Elysium project on its web page.

Blizzard has not commented on the decision to create the Elysium server.

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