Blizzard is introducing tweaks that can cater to World of Warcraft gamers who partake within the ‘Running of the Gnomes’, a fan-run in-game occasion run to advertise breast most cancers consciousness.
As detailed on Kotaku, the Running of the Gnomes has been occurring since October 2010, when the SeeD guild held a charity occasion in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Players convey degree 1, pink-haired gnomes into the server, and run round a monitor for charity.
Now Blizzard is getting concerned in preperation for this October’s occasion. They have organised an official place to begin in new Tinkertown, and quest markers that can information runners by 40 checkpoints. NPCs will now seem alongside the monitor to cheer on the runners.
These modifications are presently obtainable within the Public Test Realm, the place they’re prone to stay till October. The occasion is rising greater – final yr it raised $5000 for charity – and with Blizzard’s involvement it should hopefully proceed to develop.