So, the natural follow-on to my unboxing video was to actually install Wrath. What's the experience like?
Yes. the install package tells you the story of Arthas' life, and how he became the Lich King, concluding with this screen:
And that's a really interesting place to finish, because the first thing that happens when you run the game (after upgrading your account. And redoing the 3.02 patch. Oh, and the 3.03 patch…) is that you go into the intro movie that starts right where that little narrative leaves off.
The story of Arthas is front and centre in this Expansion, and suddenly they've got me very interested to see how it plays out across the three content patches they have planned…