World of Warcraft: Mists of Pandaria gets Sept. 25th launch date

Blizzard's latest major addition to their hit fantasy MMO World of Warcraft now has a release date. The company announced today that the fourth commercial expansion pack for the game, Mists of Pandaria, will be released on September 25th.

In a post on the game's official website, Blizzard announced that it is now taking pre-sale orders for the two digital editions of Mists of Pandaria. The regular version will cost $39.99 but the Digital Deluxe edition will cost $59.99. In addition to the game itself, the Digital Deluxe edition of Mists of Pandaria gets some exclusive in-game items, such as a Imperial Quilen mount, a Diablo III banner sigil and accent, and two StarCraft II portraits.

Blizzard will also release a retail Collector's Edition of Mists of Pandaria for $79.99. It will contain all of the in-game exclusives found in the Digital Deluxe version, plus real world extras such as a 208-page art book, a CD soundtrack of the expansion pack's music, a DVD/Blu-Ray set with behind-the-scenes info, and a mouse pad.

The expansion pack itself will add the land of Pandaria to the game, with lots of new monsters and quests to explore. Players will also be able to level up their characters to level 90 with the expansion.

Source: World of Warcraft website | Image via Blizzard

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