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WoW: Cataclysm gets mega UK launch event

Merchandise, costumes and giveaways at London launch

Blizzard's detailed the official UK launch event for World of Warcraft: Cataclysm.

The UK launch is set to go down in partnership with GAME at Sound, No. 1 Leicester Square, London on December 6 from 10:00pm.


Members of the World of Warcraft development team will be on hand at the event to meet the fans, along with a costume contest, licensed merchandise showcase, photo opportunities, giveaways and more.

In addition to the official UK launch event, other retail locations around the country will open at 11:00pm on December 6, says Blizzard.

"After two years of development, we're excited to now be just two weeks away from releasing our best World of Warcraft expansion yet," said Blizzard CEO and co-founder Mike Morhaime.

"Cataclysm will add a huge amount of new content to the game and change the face of Azeroth forever, and we can't wait to celebrate this launch with players around the world."

Who's getting their Mage costume out of the wardrobe for this then?

[ SOURCE: Blizzard ]