World of Warcraft Beta Maps up to Cataclysm

This video shows all in-game worldmaps from versions 0.5.3 to 4.0.3 of World of Warcraft, including alpha and beta releases of all expansions. The maps are shown in this order for each zone: Eastern Kingdoms Kalimdor Northrend Cataclysm islands Outland Versions of the game: Vanilla: 0.5.3, 0.5.5, 0.6.0, 0.7.0, 0.8.0, 0.9.1, 100, 1.1.2 Burning Crusade: 2.0.0 (5160, 5665, 5849, 5894, 5921, 5965, 5991), 2.4.3 Lich King: 3.0.1 (8303, 8334, 8391, 8471, 8622), 3.3.5 Cataclysm: 4.0.0 (11927, 12025, 12122, 12164, 12232, 12266, 12319, 12539, 12604), 4.0.3 I have used the enGB locale. You can download all maps used in this video here: http://www.mediafire.com/file/h7932fsh3ml1f3m/WoWBetaMaps.rar

World of Warcraft Beta Maps up to Cataclysm

World of Warcraft Beta Maps up to CataclysmVideo I have made another video showing the development of World of Warcraft zones, this time using the worldmaps (drawn in-game map images). I have manually downloaded about 40 versions of the game, from vanilla to Cataclysm, and extracted the images from all of them. In this video, they are shown chronologically for each zone, up to Cataclysm. Rendered maps of the zones are also included, like they appeared in the game. I found many of these maps particularly interesting, especially Outland and Northrend maps, which show some interesting changes in art style. Alpha vanilla maps are also nice to see for the differences in development. Some other points include that separate Cataclysm maps f...