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World of Warcraft players are getting double XP for staying inside and playing

The outbreak of the COVID-19 coronavirus has discovered lots of people staying indoors with a whole lot of free time on their palms. Blizzard has activated a particular new buff known as the ‘Winds of Wisdom’ for the upcoming month, and it gives a 100% enhance to expertise good points for the period.

“If you’re staying inside and end up returning to Azeroth, or if you happen to’re leveling one other character (or two), you’ll be getting a particular bonus that will help you in your manner,” the corporate writes in a recent post on the WoW website. Winds of Wisdom will increase all expertise gained in WoW by 100%, and it runs by way of April 20.

The buff applies to everybody taking part in, together with gamers who personal the Starter Edition or Legion, the submit explains. You’ll be capable to use all of your favorite heirlooms, too, so it’s an ideal time to crank out a bunch of leveling in WoW – and to get characters prepared for Ny’alotha, the brand new 12-boss Waking City raid. You can learn up on all of the adjustments launched in patch 8.three proper right here.

With numerous gamers world wide successfully caught inside, video games corporations are reacting to the coronavirus outbreak in quite a lot of methods. Several are giving freely free video games to assist preserve individuals occupied whereas they wait out quarantines, whereas some producers like Razer have pitched in to assist meet the surge in demand for medical provides.

Here’s how the video games trade helps to struggle the coronavirus outbreak. For gamers, in lots of circumstances the most effective and most useful plan of action is to remain inside and preserve grinding out these ranges.

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