World of Warcraft: Troll Patch

World of Warcraft has long been known for its trolls, and not just those who prowl the community forums. I can’t say I’ve really ever had a strong affection for the blue-skinned brutes myself (although I find myself mimicking their faux-Jamaican platitudes as often as the next guy), but their tendency to pop up in the most unlikely places throughout Azeroth proves that they occupy a special place in the hearts of the folks over at Blizzard. Little wonder, then, that they’re the subject of Cataclysm’s upcoming major content patch, which features the trollish raid instances of Zul’Gurub and Zul’Aman redesigned as five-man heroic dungeons. Having slogged my way through both during their glory days in the original World of Warcraft and the Burning Crusade expansion, I couldn’t wait to hop onto the public test server to see how they fared in this brave new world.

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