World of Warcraft went live on November 23, 2004. That, for those of you who don’t happen to have a calendar handy, is a month shy of ten years ago. Ten years. And as that tenth anniversary approaches, Blizzard has announced that local servers in Australia are just about ready to go.

“We are pleased to announce the upcoming deployment of Australian World of Warcraft game servers ahead of the game’s next expansion, Warlords of Draenor,” Blizzard announced today. “This new infrastructure will support Australia and New Zealand and should provide a significant[ly] smoother gameplay experience for players in the region.” Read More →