In a thrilling and information-packed Episode 177 of the Warcraft Reloaded Podcast, the hosts journey through the ever-expansive world of Azeroth, discussing an array of fascinating topics. This episode is a unique blend of listener questions, game updates, and anticipatory excitement for BlizzCon.

The episode commences with a thought-provoking question from a Discord listener regarding the potential launch of a Cataclysm Classic Fresh server. The hosts share their insights and speculations, igniting a discussion on the evolution of Classic WoW servers and what the future might hold.

Listeners are then treated to an update on the hosts’ recent adventures in both World of Warcraft Classic and Wrath of the Lich King Classic. From classic raids to nostalgic quests, the hosts recount their in-game escapades, offering a glimpse into the diverse world of WoW Classic.

For the data-driven players, the episode delves into the WotLK Classic Phase 4 DPS Rankings in Icecrown Citadel, analyzing the latest rankings and discussing strategies for achieving optimal performance. Links to external resources are provided for those eager to dive deeper into the numbers.

The hosts also highlight noteworthy developments in the Classic WoW world, including the increased instance limit for the Headless Horseman’s event and the exciting Nightmarish Emerald Drake reward for those with a 12-month subscription.

Yip takes the lead in the podcast’s longest segment, offering a detailed account of the guild Varg’s raid progress in Icecrown Citadel for the week. His insights, strategies, and memorable moments provide valuable perspectives for raiders and fans of the game.

As the episode nears its conclusion, the hosts share their anticipation for BlizzCon, exploring the event’s schedule, telling personal stories, offering tips and tricks for attendees, and making outlandish predictions for what the future might hold in the world of Classic Plus.

Episode 177 of Warcraft Reloaded Podcast is a diverse and engaging experience that caters to the inquisitive listener, the dedicated player, and the BlizzCon enthusiast. Whether you’re a fan of Classic WoW, the Lich King expansion, or eager to explore the possibilities of Classic Plus, this episode has something for everyone. So, grab your hearthstone and join the hosts on an adventure through the ever-evolving realm of Azeroth!


Time Stamps


0:00:00 – Intro

0:05:04 – Listener question from discord asking about a possible Cataclysm Classic Fresh server launch

0:21:33 – What have we been doing lately in World of Warcraft Classic and Wrath of the Lich King Classic

1:16:14 – WotLK Classic Phase 4 DPS Rankings – Week 2 Icecrown Citadel

Headless Horseman Instance Limit Increased – WotLK Classic

Nightmarish Emerald Drake Reward for 12 Month Subscription – WotLK Classic

1:47:16 – Yip’s story of the guild Varg raid progress this week in Icecrown Citadel

0:00:00 – WoW Classic Schedule at BlizzCon – November 3 – 4

We also tell some BlizzCon stories, tips and tricks and outlandish predictions for whats to come with Classic Plus


Bob Schissler

IT System Engineer by day, avid gamer by night! Bob has been gaming his entire life and first started standing on a chair playing the arcade version of Super Mario Bros. Now he plays all kinds of games but focuses mainly on Overwatch.

Melissa Schissler

Mel loves playing video games during her free time. She didn't grow up as a gamer but quickly fell in love with it when she started. She mainly plays Classis World of Warcraft, Overwatch, and Hearthstone.

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