Lore in Short is a series of animated shorts offering 90-second recaps of parts of Warcraft lore as promotion for World of Warcraft: Burning Crusade Classic, with narration set to new artwork by Bayard Wu. The first was released on June 1, 2021, the day of Burning Crusade Classic's release.
- The Burning Legion
- Watch a quick refresher on the history of the Burning Legion in 90 seconds.
- The Burning Legion will stop at nothing to destroy all world-souls in order to prevent the void lords from corrupting the universe. Get caught up on how this innumerable army of demons came to be.
- The Dark Portal
- Watch a quick refresher on the history of the Dark Portal’s origins in 90 seconds.
- A colossal gateway between worlds, the Dark Portal has wrought destruction on Azeroth and Draenor alike. In World of Warcraft: Burning Crusade, venture through this passage to the remnants of Draenor, now known as Outland, in an attempt to quell Illidan and the Burning Legion.
Introductory image, originally from Chronicle Volume 3.
Introductory image, originally Burning Crusade Classic promo artwork.