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- This quest is about the pre-expansion quest. For the event of the same name, see Battle for Lordaeron.
Complete the Battle for Lordaeron.
King Wrynn has mustered our forces, <name>. We mean to launch a full-scale assault on Lordaeron.
Ready to ship out? Captain Angelica here will see to your transport.
Ah, good to see you back on your feet, <name>. Many others were not so fortunate.
<Halford lowers his head and whispers a prayer.>
King Anduin has returned to Stormwind Keep. He must plan what our next move will be.
You will receive:
- 77 60
- 164,500 XP
- On accept
- Master Mathias Shaw says: I appreciate that you reported in so quickly, <name>. You will ship out with the Third Fleet.
- Master Mathias Shaw says: Speak with Captain Angelica when you are ready to embark.
To Captain Angelica:
- Welcome aboard, <name>.
- We're all stocked and ready to ship out just as soon as you're ready.
- I am ready to sail to Lordaeron.
- I've heard this tale before... <Skip the scenario and begin your next mission.>
Stage 1: The Third Fleet Edit
- Description: Meet with Genn Greymane inside Brill.
- Follow Hammond Clay to Brill.
- Charge the battlefield with Genn
- General Hammond Clay yells: Heroes of the Third Fleet, steel yourselves! Report to King Greymane at once!
- General Hammond Clay yells: Follow me! Make haste and do not stray!
Charging the battlefield:
- Genn Greymane yells: Brothers and sisters of the Alliance, hear me!
- Genn Greymane yells: The Horde's cowardly attack on Teldrassil brought war upon us... and made clear what is truly at stake.
- Genn Greymane yells: Their warchief's goal was not to capture a single city, but to destroy our way of life... and snuff out hope for generations to come.
- Genn Greymane yells: To secure our future, the Banshee Queen must answer for her crimes. Her dark reign ends today!
- Genn Greymane yells: Together we will drive her evil from this land... and raise our banners above Lordaeron once more!
- Genn Greymane yells: Stand as one! FOR THE ALLIANCE!
- Dwarven Rifleman yells: For the Alliance!
- Stormwind Footman yells: For the Alliance!
- Teldrassil Archer yells: For the Alliance!
- Genn Greymane yells: Soldiers! Fall in and form ranks!
Stage 2: Clearing the Way Edit
- Description: Siege Towers Defended
- Siege Towers Defended
- Genn Greymane yells: King Anduin is leading the assault! Push past the reserves and secure the battlefield!
- Genn Greymane yells: Smoke is... so thick...
- Genn Greymane yells: These goblins must be stopped! Focus on the shredder!
- Anduin Wrynn yells: All units, to the gates! Victory for the Alliance!
- Brother Gareth says: Heroes! We're overrun! I can't... keep them alive much longer.
Stage 3: Clearing the Way Edit
- Description: Defeat the Azerite War Machine
- Defeat the Azerite War Machine
- Anduin Wrynn says: It's over Sylvanas! The walls of Lordaeron will soon come crashing down around you.
- Lady Sylvanas Windrunner says: You have no idea what you're up against, boy king. We've only just begun!
- The Azerite War Machine attacks.
- Genn Graymane says: I've never seen anything like it...
- Anduin Wrynn says: Anything made can be broken! Genn, follow me!
- Sylvanas Windrunner yells: Enough meddling! The towers, the towers!
Stage 4: Breach the Wall Edit
- Anduin finishes off the War Machine.
- Lady Sylvanas Windrunner says: Prepare the Blight! Let it rain down upon their armies!
- High Overlord Saurfang says: There must be another way, Warchief!
- Lady Sylvanas Windrunner says: This is no time for sentiment, High Overlord!
- Lady Sylvanas Windrunner says: War demands that we take a more direct approach.
- Anduin Wrynn says: It's killing her own troops...
Stage 5: Blighted Grounds Edit
- Description: Evacuate wounded soldiers before they are infected by blight gas.
- Defend King Anduin and evacuate the wounded.
- Anduin Wrynn yells: She's raising their bodies! We must evacuate the wounded!
- Genn Greymane yells: The blight is too dangerous, my king! We cannot afford to--
- Lady Sylvanas Windrunner says: DESTROY THEM!
- Anduin Wrynn yells: The Alliance leaves no soldier behind!
- Anduin Wrynn yells: Not this time...
Players retreat under the advancing army:
- Wounded Soldier says: It was foolish of me to get caught away from the line. Thank you for the second chance.
- Wounded Soldier says: You have my thanks!
- Wounded Soldier says: Thank you, Champion. I will find my own way out of here.
- Wounded Soldier says: I... I think I can make it. Thank you.
Stage 6: The Light is FadingEdit
- Genn Greymane yells: My king, our siege towers are lost! Our numbers are waning...
- Anduin Wrynn yells: Father, help me. I need your guidance. I need...
Stage 7: The Winds of ChangeEdit
- Description: Find Jaina at the walls of Lordaeron.
- Infiltrate the keep with King Anduin
- Assist Jaina
- Anduin Wrynn yells: Jaina! Thank the Light you've come! You are sorely needed in this fight.
- Lady Jaina Proudmoore yells: I stand with you, my king. The Horde will pay for its crimes. I'll block off the entrance so our forces can regroup.
- Lady Jaina Proudmoore says: I don't know how long these walls will hold. We should not linger here.
- Anduin Wrynn says: Sound advice. We didn't give Sylvanas much time to prepare for this attack, but we can't afford to underestimate her.
- Anduin Wrynn says: Everyone, fall into position. We strike on my command!
- Anduin Wrynn says: Genn, I need you to cover our backs. It's too risky to funnel everyone through the side of the keep all at once. There will certainly be traps.
- Genn Greymane says: Agreed. I'll guard the rear flank.
Stage 8: The Great Eagle Edit
- Defeat Durja
- Defeat Darkspear Trolls
- Lady Jaina Proudmoore says: Let's move.
- Windseeker Durja yells: Winds of da eagle spirit gonna SCOUR YA BONES!
- Anduin Wrynn yells: Jaina! Block the exits! Don't let them call for reinforcements!
- Windseeker Durja yells: Da Warchief... will... stop ya...
- Anduin Wrynn says: Excellent work, everyone! Let's keep moving!
- Lady Jaina Proudmoore says: I'm ready!
Stage 9: Pressing Onward Edit
- Follow King Anduin
Stage 10: Abomination Wonderland Edit
- Description: Assault Lordaeron City
- Assault Lordaeron City
- Nathanos Blightcaller yells: It is you who is outnumbered now.
- Lady Jaina Proudmoore says: That army is enormous... Give the word, and I will teleport us to safety.
- Anduin Wrynn says: If we turn tail now, we just become prey. No. We'll fight - and die, if we must - for what we believe in!
- Nathanos Blightcaller yells: Your time is up, King Anduin!
- Nathanos Blightcaller yells: VICTORY FOR THE FORSAKEN!
- Anduin Wrynn yells: ALLIANCE, HOLD YOUR GROUND!
- Alleria Windrunner says: Let us even the odds, King Wrynn!
- Anduin Wrynn says: Alleria! Thank the Light you've made it!
- Alleria Windrunner says: I am known for my timing, your majesty. Mekkatorque, are you ready for battle?
- High Tinker Mekkatorque says: Indubitably! I brought some extra machines for backup. Feel free to give 'em a spin!
- Anduin Wrynn says: Jaina, Genn, help me with Blightcaller and Lor'themar.
- Anduin Wrynn says: Alleria, take the rest of our troops and focus on routing the enemy army.
- Alleria Windrunner says: As you wish. Champions, with me!
- High Tinker Mekkatorque says: My machines are at your command!
- Nathanos Blightcaller yells: Hahaha! Look who joins the fray. Good, I was hoping you'd keep this interesting!
- Alleria Windrunner yells: I assure you, Blightcaller, the pleasure is all mine.
- Lor'themar Theron yells: The void elves... those traitors must be dealt with!
- Sylvannas Windrunner says: Baine, pull them back!
- Baine Bloodhoof says: RETREAT!
- Jaina Proudmoore says: No! They must not escape!
Stage 11: Blast!Edit
- Find Sylvanas Windrunner
- Lady Jaina Proudmoore says: The Horde is falling back again? What is the strategy here?
- Genn Greymane says: That accursed blight blocks our path. Our forces can't follow her.
- Anduin Wrynn says: We can't let the warchief escape. Capturing her is the only way to win this war.
- Alleria Windrunner says: Understood. We will not let you go alone.
- Anduin Wrynn says: Mekkatorque, can your flying machines get us past this blight?
- High Tinker Mekkatorque says: I don't have many of them, but the ones I do are at your disposal.
- Anduin Wrynn says: So be it. Champions, with me. Mekkatorque, backtrack through the keep with the rest of our forces, and station them at Brill. Be ready to strike on my command.
- High Tinker Mekkatorque says: You've got it.
Stage 12: She's Getting Away!Edit
- Description: Pursue Sylvanas in the Gyrocopter.
- Use the Gyrocopter to Pursue Sylvanas
Stage 13: The High Overlord.Edit
- Description: Defeat High Overlord Saurfang.
- Confront High Overlord Saurfang
- Anduin Wrynn says: Stand aside, Saurfang. This war is not yours to bear alone, and there is no honor in killing you.
- High Overlord Saurfang says: Your father was a man of honor, boy. You know nothing of the sort.
- High Overlord Saurfang says: I will NEVER stand down! I eat, sleep, and die by the sword. What price have you paid for your people?
- Anduin Wrynn says: My father gave everything for the Alliance. The question is, are you willing to do the same?
- High Overlord Saurfang yells: MY LIFE FOR THE HORDE!
Stage 14: The Dark LadyEdit
- Description: Pursue Sylvanas
- Confront Sylvanas Windrunner
- Anduin Wrynn says: Alliance... hold!
- High Overlord Saurfang says: No! I demand an honorable death!
- Anduin Wrynn says: My father once said that Varok Saurfang embodied what was best about the Horde -- its sense of honor. He admired you for that, and so do I.
- Anduin Wrynn says: Listen to me. There is no honor in this.
- High Overlord Saurfang says: That is not for an Alliance king to decide!
- Anduin Wrynn says: At this moment, it is.
- Anduin Wrynn says: Take him to the Stockades. Treat him with the respect he is due.
- Anduin Wrynn says: When I return, we will speak of honor... and how it may yet be reclaimed.
- High Overlord Saurfang says: If... you return.
- Anduin says: We've done it. Sylvanas will finally answer for her crimes. Champions, to my side...
Scenario completed, players will appear at the Stormwind Harbor in a med tent. Halford Wyrmbane is nearby.
Patch changes Edit
- Patch 8.0.1prepatch (17-Jul-2018): Added.