Globe of Warcraft Classic players are stuck in hours-lengthy queues


Final week, Blizzard warned players that specific Globe of Warcraft Classic realms could attain login queues of more than 10,000 players. With Globe of Warcraft Classic’s official North American launch on Monday evening, thousands of players proved Blizzard proper.

As Blizzard stated in their original warning, the Classic servers hold thousands extra players than original Vanilla Globe of Warcraft servers ever did. Now, practically each Globe of Warcraft Classic server has a login queue of several thousand.

World of Warcraft Classic’s server images

Globe of Warcraft Classic’s servers hours ahead of launch
Blizzard Entertainment by way of Polygon

A couple of hours prior to launch, practically all of Classic’s servers have been complete — which comes with a warning that players will encounter a lengthy queue. Blizzard has added a couple of new servers more than the previous week, making sure an even spread of players.

In spite of the huge interest, Blizzard is apprehensive to add also lots of new servers ahead of launch.

“Our leading priority in arranging for WoW Classic’s launch has been making sure that we are laying the groundwork for powerful realm communities that will endure more than the months and years to adhere to, which is why we’re cautiously opening new servers to meet demand,” stated Blizzard.

The objective is to spread players out to diminish queues without the need of destroying the sense of neighborhood that absolutely everyone loved about Vanilla Globe of Warcraft.

It is unclear how lengthy these 1,000 player queues will final. But if you intend to play Globe of Warcraft Classic at all this week, it could be worth logging on a couple of hours ahead of you essentially want to commence playing.

We’ll update this story as Globe of Warcraft Classic queues diminish.


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