"Teamwork is not only favourable when raiding, and throughout Classic you will find the game steering you towards joining forces with others."
Game director Ion Hazzikostas explains that this timeframe also links to server layering, which is dying down slowly.
A now-deleted Facebook post claimed this was the case, although questions remain after its disappearance.
It also amassed 6.1 million unique viewers in the first 24 hours following launch, so it's definitely made an impact.
"We want to make sure that each and every realm has a healthy population in the long term."
Omar Gonzalez, a senior software engineer over at Blizzard, shared with us several details regarding the revival of the original WoW experience.
It uses the same API as WoW: Battle for Azeroth, Blizzard confirmed to GR in our launch day interview for the returning game.
Blizzard wants to keep both experiences separate, so you won't be able to take your Classic character and bring them to modern WoW.
Players will be able to load into additional realms as well as create more playable characters per realm, Blizzard has announced.
We're taking a trip down memory lane with the launch next week, but we can get the nostalgia going early with this video.
Eager players can now look to create a character, pick a server and even reserve a name before the return of the original WoW in under two weeks.
If you're eagerly awaiting the return of the vintage MMORPG then there isn't too much longer to wait.
The vanilla server for Blizzard Entertainments' MMORPG powerhouse World of Warcraft is releasing this summer, with a closed beta starting shortly.
We were invited to the Warcraft Summit in Irvine, California and now we can tell you about what we got to see while we were there.
Blizzard is taking a fine tooth comb to the game.
Free for WoW-subscribers, plus there's a new Battle for Azeroth cinematic.