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'''Welcome to the Conquest of the Horde wiki!''' This is a collaborative source for all knowledge about the Conquest of the Horde World of Warcraft private roleplaying server.  To begin browsing our site, select any of the links from the left side menu.  If you would like to help us build the site, you can learn how to read over the [[Help:Contents|help articles]], look through our [[CotH-Wiki:Contribute|guide to helping out]], or check out the [[CotH-Village pump|village pump]].
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'''Welcome to the Conquest of the Horde wiki!''' This is a collaborative source for all knowledge about the Conquest of the Horde World of Warcraft private roleplaying server.  To begin browsing our site, select any of the links from the left side menu.  If you would like to help us build the site, you can learn how to read over the [[CotH-Wiki:Contribute|community portal]] or look through our [[CotH-Wiki:Contribute|guide to helping out]].
  
Despite the name of the server, Alliance characters are equally as welcome as Horde characters.  In addition, Common and Orcish are set to a universal language that can be understand by both factions.  Emotes can also can be universally seen.
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Despite the name of the server, Alliance characters are equally as welcome as Horde characters.  In addition, Common and Orcish are set to a universal language that can be understood by both factions.  Emotes can also can be universally seen.
  
 
''While Conquest of the Horde isn't exactly Blizzard-like, the server doesn't have absurd increased [[rates]].''
 
''While Conquest of the Horde isn't exactly Blizzard-like, the server doesn't have absurd increased [[rates]].''
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[[Help:Searching|Searching]] •
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[[Help:Contents|Help]]
 
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<div style="float: right; position: relative; top: 10px; left: -30px; padding-left: 1em;">[[Image:play.png|link=Connecting to the Server]]</div>
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<div style="float: left; position: relative; bottom: -20px; left: -20px;">[[Image:Layout-kretol.png|The Administrative Overlord|link=User:Kretol]]</div>
<div style="padding-bottom: 1em;">Before you can begin playing on Conquest of the Horde, you must complete some very easy steps.  Even after your account has been created, you will need to continue doing more in order to access the entire experience.</div>
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<div align="right">'''[[CotH-Wiki:Play|Learn more]] &raquo;'''</div>
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<div style="padding-bottom: 1em; padding-top: 3em;"> Before you can begin playing on this server, you must complete some very easy steps.  Even after your account has been created, you will need to continue doing more in order to access the entire experience.</div>
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<div align="right">'''[[Connecting to the Server|Learn more]] &raquo;'''</div>
  
 
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<div style="padding-bottom: 1em;">Conquest of the Horde is unlike Blizzard's retail servers -- sometimes drastically so!  We possess rules unique to our server, updated content and zones, and even a history that goes far beyond what has been developed by the staff at Blizzard.</div>
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<div style="padding-bottom: 1em; padding-top: 3em;">Conquest of the Horde is unlike Blizzard's retail servers -- sometimes drastically so!  We possess rules unique to our server, updated content and zones, and even a history that goes far beyond what has been developed by the staff at Blizzard.</div>
<div align="right">'''[[CotH-Wiki:Learn|Learn more]] &raquo;'''</div>
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<div align="right">'''[[Creating a Character|Learn more]] &raquo;'''</div>
  
 
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<div style="padding-bottom: 1em;">As players spend more time on Conquest of the Horde, many of them want to find ways to interact and give back to the community.</div>
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<div align="right">'''[[CotH-Wiki:Contribute|Learn more]] &raquo;'''</div>
 
<div align="right">'''[[CotH-Wiki:Contribute|Learn more]] &raquo;'''</div>
 
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== About Conquest of the Horde ==
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[[Image:Layout-standard.png|right|Horde battle standard.]]
 
[[Image:Layout-standard.png|right|Horde battle standard.]]
 
'''Conquest of the Horde''' is a private World of Warcraft server that focuses primarily on roleplay within the Warcraft setting.  All members are expected to roleplay.  For more information regarding the rules of the server, read the the [[Rules|rules article]].
 
'''Conquest of the Horde''' is a private World of Warcraft server that focuses primarily on roleplay within the Warcraft setting.  All members are expected to roleplay.  For more information regarding the rules of the server, read the the [[Rules|rules article]].
  
This is not an 'insta-80' server, per se. Nor does Conquest of the Horde have oodles of custom items. Leveling to 80 is still done, but only after a certain point. Be sure to read the [[FAQs]] for more information on that, and other things!  
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This is not an 'insta-85' server, per se. Nor does Conquest of the Horde have oodles of custom items. Leveling to 85 is still done, but only after a certain point. Be sure to read the [[FAQs]] for more information on that, and other things!  
  
  
 
=== How to begin on Conquest of the Horde ===
 
=== How to begin on Conquest of the Horde ===
 
# Read over the [[rules]], [[FAQs]], and [[policies]].
 
# Read over the [[rules]], [[FAQs]], and [[policies]].
# Post an introduction. Make sure to read the stickies in the [http://www.conquestofthehorde.com/forum/viewforum.php?f=34 Introductions forum].
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# Check the [http://www.conquestofthehorde.com/Announcement-Connecting-to-the-Server-Grunt-Info-Reinstall-Help Connecting to the Server] global announcement on the forum.
# Once the introduction is posted by the staff, [http://www.conquestofthehorde.com/index.php?pid=2 create a server account].  The login name and email must match your forum login and email (it's case-sensitive!); please ensure your password is alphanumeric to prevent any issues with logging in.<br>
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# Post an introduction. Make sure to read the stickies in the [http://www.conquestofthehorde.com/Forum-Introductions Introductions forum].
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# Once the introduction is approved by a GM or Forum Helper, [http://account.conquestofthehorde.com/ create a server account].  The login name and email must match your forum login and email (it's case-sensitive!); please ensure your password is alphanumeric to prevent any issues with logging in.<br>
 
#* ''Note that if you've failed to follow the previous step you'll receive an error!''
 
#* ''Note that if you've failed to follow the previous step you'll receive an error!''
 
# Read the information on [[Connecting|connecting to the Server]] as well as information for [[Once_Connected|once you're connected]].
 
# Read the information on [[Connecting|connecting to the Server]] as well as information for [[Once_Connected|once you're connected]].
 
# Read the information on [[creating a Character]].
 
# Read the information on [[creating a Character]].
 
# Get out there and RP!
 
# Get out there and RP!
# If you like the character you're RPing, write up a [[Character Sheet Template|profile]] and [http://www.conquestofthehorde.com/forum/viewforum.php?f=33 post it].
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# If you like the character you're RPing, write up a [[Character Sheet Template|profile]] and [http://www.conquestofthehorde.com/Forum-Character-Profiles post it].
# RP more!  Be active around the server!  Once at least a month has gone by, and you've had at least one character approved, [http://www.conquestofthehorde.com/forum/application.php fill out a Grunt Questionnaire].
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# RP more!  Be active around the server!  Once at least a month has gone by (and you've been active during that time) and you've had at least one character approved, [http://www.conquestofthehorde.com/Forum-Questionnaires fill out a Grunt Questionnaire].
 
# [[Character Profiles|Profit]].
 
# [[Character Profiles|Profit]].
  
== Browse Articles by Category ==
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== Featured Character Profile ==
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[[Image:Webster.png|right|100px|Webster in Ironforge]]
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'''[[Webster|Webster Springsprockets]]''' was born in [[Gnomeregan]], of course. His father was a tinker that worked inside city maintenance and his mother was a tomboyish fighter who served as a guard for the gates and main lift. While his mother was aloof and not seen very often, Webster's father often took him deep inside the secret maintenance tunnels and passageways, giving him lessons on how the air systems, electricity, and even sewage where taken in and out of the underground capital.
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As he grew older, his own obsession grew -- and he inherited the job of his father, snaking his ways inside tunnels and pipelines that not many knew about in the first place. His dream was to become the next High Tinker, or at least become part of the council of advisers that helped make the city run.
 
  
'''([[Webster|more...]])'''
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==Did you know...==
 
*... that '''[[Goras|Goras James Ravencroft]]''' can be seen speaking with a young sin'dorei woman who also goes through life as a mercenary?
 
*... that, whether he wins or loses, '''[[Al'Zulak|Al'Zulak]]''' always congratulates his opponent after a fight?
 
*... that '''[[Rhoderic|Rhoderic Lightbearer]]''' was shaped from a very young age to be a knight and that it is something of which he is very proud?
 
*... that, upon the death of his wife from disease, '''[[Gwydd|Gwydd Crazyhammer]]''' left their new home in Kalimdor amongst the mountains of Ashenvale?
 
*... that '''[[Taelos|Taelos Feathersight]]''' is a Druid of the Talon?
 
*... that '''[[Korgen|Korgen Bonedancer]]''' has a deep hatred for the human way of life, seeing them as too warmongering?
 
*... that '''[[Labriel|Labriel Davan Angelot]]''' despises the Syndicate?  In his own words, he feels that they "give the Kingdom of Alterac an even worse name!"
 
*... that '''[[Fillup|Fillup Kilpatrik]]''' lost an eye when he slipped and fell onto his pitchfork?
 
*... that, despite being a night elf, '''[[Shanoa|Shanoa Revane]]''' resides in Booty Bay, tinkering away and creating small machines, and things to help benefit people and nature?
 
*... that '''[[Cryillia|Cryillia Kia]]''' spent some time in the Stormwind orphanage after her parents were killed by bandits?
 
  
 
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Latest revision as of 16:14, 19 January 2015

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Welcome to the Conquest of the Horde wiki! This is a collaborative source for all knowledge about the Conquest of the Horde World of Warcraft private roleplaying server. To begin browsing our site, select any of the links from the left side menu. If you would like to help us build the site, you can learn how to read over the community portal or look through our guide to helping out.

Despite the name of the server, Alliance characters are equally as welcome as Horde characters. In addition, Common and Orcish are set to a universal language that can be understood by both factions. Emotes can also can be universally seen.

While Conquest of the Horde isn't exactly Blizzard-like, the server doesn't have absurd increased rates.


SearchingFrequently Asked QuestionsCommunity PortalHelp

There are currently 4,037 articles.


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The Administrative Overlord
Before you can begin playing on this server, you must complete some very easy steps. Even after your account has been created, you will need to continue doing more in order to access the entire experience.
Learn.png
Layout-sprinkles.png
Conquest of the Horde is unlike Blizzard's retail servers -- sometimes drastically so! We possess rules unique to our server, updated content and zones, and even a history that goes far beyond what has been developed by the staff at Blizzard.
Contribute.png
Layout-roofstalker.png
As players spend more time on Conquest of the Horde, many of them want to find ways to interact and give back to the community.


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Horde battle standard.

Conquest of the Horde is a private World of Warcraft server that focuses primarily on roleplay within the Warcraft setting. All members are expected to roleplay. For more information regarding the rules of the server, read the the rules article.

This is not an 'insta-85' server, per se. Nor does Conquest of the Horde have oodles of custom items. Leveling to 85 is still done, but only after a certain point. Be sure to read the FAQs for more information on that, and other things!


How to begin on Conquest of the Horde

  1. Read over the rules, FAQs, and policies.
  2. Check the Connecting to the Server global announcement on the forum.
  3. Post an introduction. Make sure to read the stickies in the Introductions forum.
  4. Once the introduction is approved by a GM or Forum Helper, create a server account. The login name and email must match your forum login and email (it's case-sensitive!); please ensure your password is alphanumeric to prevent any issues with logging in.
    • Note that if you've failed to follow the previous step you'll receive an error!
  5. Read the information on connecting to the Server as well as information for once you're connected.
  6. Read the information on creating a Character.
  7. Get out there and RP!
  8. If you like the character you're RPing, write up a profile and post it.
  9. RP more! Be active around the server! Once at least a month has gone by (and you've been active during that time) and you've had at least one character approved, fill out a Grunt Questionnaire.
  10. Profit.


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  • ... that Koringar Ragehoof's long, extensive physical training has hardened his body to a point where his body is able to withstand a lot of punishment before it shows signs of damage?
  • ... that Iselaine Rothenshield wears very same dress she wore the day of her wedding?
  • ... that, Domaris Firebrand at times in her youth, she was playfully called "Longears?"
  • ... that Lilithel Manaseer wholeheartedly opened her heart to Fel, now thinking that perhaps the darkness that would usually harm could be used to return balance?
  • ... that Beruna Dawnstrider has become accustomed to the presence of other races and shows barely any hostile motives against any of them?
  • ... that Curtis "Blaze" Stormstrike used to be poor, so he loves money?
  • ... that, a weakling in life, Zurug Hatecaller lords his stature as a Death Knight over those who would care to listen?
  • ... that several sets of twisted horns are set into Kairos Gorehallow pauldrons, torn from the demons of hostile warlocks he defeated?
  • ... that Jane Everglow was her Father's daughter and that meant a rough and tumble childhood?
  • ... that Rahzul is a stealthy person that enjoys sneaking about, even if it is not required?