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This disambiguation page lists all the official timelines published or dates mentioned by Blizzard in the various sources over the years. It also contains an unofficial timeline created by Wowpedia contributors and derived from various sources.

Official timelines[]

Timeline (Ultimate Visual Guide)
Timeline of dates established in the World of Warcraft: Ultimate Visual Guide, Updated and Expanded (2016).
Timeline (from official site, 2007)
Timeline based on the official site (2004) timeline with added dates.
Timeline (TBC)
Timeline of dates established in The Burning Crusade and its manual (2007).
Timeline (CoH)
Timeline of dates established in Cycle of Hatred (2006).
Timeline (from official site, 2004)
Timeline released on the World of Warcraft website (2004).
Timeline (WoWOSG)
Timeline published in the World of Warcraft Official Strategy Guide (2004).
Timeline (RTS)
Timeline originally published by Blizzard in the manual for Warcraft: Orcs & Humans (1994), with further dates established from the Warcraft II: Tides of Darkness manual (1995), Warcraft II: Beyond the Dark Portal manual (1996), and Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos manual (2002). Also includes dates mentioned in the RTS games themselves.


Wowpedia timeline based on all sources of information and all versions of the timeline. May not be consistent with the latest official timeline.

RPG timelines[]

Timeline (PG)
Timeline and dates published in the RPG "Player's Guides", Alliance Player's Guide (2006), Horde Player's Guide (2006), and Dark Factions (2008).
Timeline (Lands of Mystery)
List of dates mentioned in Lands of Mystery (2006).
Timeline (World of Warcraft The Roleplaying Game)
Timeline published in World of Warcraft The Roleplaying Game (2005).
Timeline (LoC)
Timeline published in Lands of Conflict (2004).
Timeline (WRPG)
Timeline published in Dungeons & Dragons: Warcraft: The Roleplaying Game (2003).
Timeline (RPG Books Chronology)
This article discusses the chronological order of books in the Warcraft RPG and World of Warcraft RPG from 2003 to present.

Other timelines[]

Timeline of the creation of US realms
A list of all realms that have been created since the release of World of Warcraft.
Timeline (World of Warcraft)
A timeline of the history and culture surrounding the actual game of World of Warcraft.
Timeline (Warcraft)
A timeline of the history and culture surrounding the actual RTS games of Warcraft.

See also[]