World of Warcraft Classic

Rating Summary

Based on 11 critic reviews
Strong Man

OpenCritic Rating

79

Top Critic Average

56%

Critics Recommend

Based on 11 critic reviews
Sort by: Page 1 of 2
80 / 100
Aug 30, 2019

World of Warcraft Classic's uncanny ability to bring players together and immerse them in adventure hasn't aged a day.

Read full review

9 / 10.0
Sep 17, 2019

World of Warcraft shows why it was – and remains – the MMO to beat, with an enthralling world and satisfying sense of progression

Read full review

7 / 10
Nov 2, 2019

*Editors Note: The queue times in WoW Classic as of 10/2/2019 have been much better.

Read full review

Unscored
Aug 29, 2019

World of Warcraft went through many changes over the years, for better and for worse. That leaves Classic feeling conflicted, both a rose-tinted dream and a dated mess.

Read full review

9 / 10.0
Sep 9, 2019

Overall World of Warcraft Classic is a solid effort and a ton of fun.

Read full review

8 / 10
Aug 27, 2019

A well-implemented redux of a moment in time, which may surprise you with its engaging focus on leveling as the primary experience.

Read full review

7.5 / 10.0
Sep 30, 2019

WoW Classic offers exactly what fans wanted – an untouched version of a game that came out fifteen years ago... warts and all. Thankfully, Classic captures much of the magic that made the game such a phenomenon in the first place. Whether fans will still overlook this in the months to come remains to be seen, but for now it's a fantastic trip down memory lane.

Read full review

Oct 2, 2019

Classic's captivating community and world help it to withstand the test of time.

Read full review

Unscored
Sep 8, 2019

Frankly, it's remarkable that something so inherently offensive to modern-day MMORPG sensibilities has the audaciousness to be this incredible.

Read full review

8 / 10.0
Sep 27, 2019

World of Warcraft: Classic is a great game. It always has been. But I definitely think Blizzard might have missed the mark when it comes to securing the interest of their player base in the future.

Read full review

Sort by: Page 1 of 2