Wrath of the Lich King - first screens

Find the latest details on World of Warcraft's next expansion inside

After rumors and speculation regarding Blizzard's undercover filing with theUS Patent and Trademark Officeand themysterious Q&A leaked about a new expansion, Blizzard has officially announced their latest project, World of Warcraft: Wrath of the Lich King.

The expansion will introduce players to the chilly continent of Northrend, where the Lich King Arthus will most likely be plotting devilishly fiendish ways to rob us of our every waking moment with incredibly challenging raid instances that host a delicious assortment oftempting new gear and fabulous loot drops.

Besides the expected assortment of new dungeons and monsters that will accompany the Northrend continent, Wrath of the Lich King will introduce a new level cap of 80, the Inscription profession – which will allow players to "augment" spells- and PvP battles that utilize siege engines and destructible buildings.

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