Register now for a chance to test the new expansion.
Logo and title: World of Warcraft: The War Within.

Blizzard just opened up sign-ups for a chance to play the beta for the new World of Warcraft expansion ahead of its release. Those of you who absolutely love to test pre-rerelease builds of games will want to sign up today to try their hand at access World of Warcraft: The War Within. This is the upcoming next expansion for the still popular MMORPG and also the start of The Worldsoul Saga trilogy of expansions.

If interested, you need only to head to The War Within beta signup page and click on the "Request Beta Access" button. Blizzard says that players who register may be selected to be testers and that invitations will go out regularly throughout the test.

In addition to the beta registrations opening for The War Within, Blizzard opened up pre-purchases for the expansion.


Base Edition ($49.99)
Includes the World of Warcraft: The War Within pre-purchase, World of Warcraft: Dragonflight, an Enhanced Level 70 Character Boost with upgraded gear, reputation progress, and more, to prepare you for your adventures in the depths of the world. Also includes 500 Trader’s Tender to use in the Trading Post .

Heroic Edition ($69.99)
Includes everything in the Base Edition. Plus, you’ll receive the Algarian Stormrider mount with Dynamic Flying and access to special racecourses, and the Stormrider’s Attire Transmog set. The mount has four color variants, with a slew of additional customization options available. The Transmog set can be upgraded to the Thundering Stormrider’s Attire upon completing the special racecourses available with the Algarian Stormrider. Also includes an additional 250 Trader’s Tender (750 in total) to use in the Trading Post.

Epic Edition ($89.99)
Includes everything in the Heroic Edition. Plus, you'll have guaranteed beta access and early access (3 days) to The War Within†. You'll also receive 30 days of game time, Squally, the Storm Hatchling pet, Sandbox Storm Gryphon toy, and Deepdweller's Earthen Hearthstone effect. Also includes an additional 250 Trader's Tender (1000 in total) to use in the Trading Post.​