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The term account usually refers to the World of Warcraft subscription account of a player. Generally, an account can have up to 50 characters.[1]

Special features based on registering with a Collector's Edition version, expansion upgrades (like upgrading an account for Battle for Azeroth) and promotional codes (like for a BlizzCon Inv misc head murloc 01 [Murloc Costume]), are associated with the account, and make those features available to all the characters under that account.

If one person logs into an account while someone else is playing a character on it, the one who was already playing will automatically get logged off from the game.

Account levels[]

Current World of Warcraft account levels are:

Previously there existed other account levels for World of Warcraft:


On Wowpedia, an account can mean the identity you use to store your Wowpedia preferences and log into in order to make edits.

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