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…
Here we go:
For a Horde's eye view of the Invasion, check out /hug.
UPDATE: You can see the video in higher resolution over on WeGame.
1 As long as you take "lies" to mean "pretty much true"….
Looks like the Zombie Invasion has beeen the most controversial world event yet. I intend to write more about it when I have a wee bit of time, but in the meantime, here's a short reminder of those chaotic days:
BRK challenged people to post screenshots from 2006 or earlier. Easy.
I believe Shaleigh is long deleted, but Buliwyf is still very much active as Andro's alt.