In fact, you should have noticed that, like other patches, WoW Shadowlands pre-patches will not be available in the US and Europe at the same time. Therefore, when Shadowlands goes live in the US on Tuesday, October 13, EU players will have to wait an extra 24 hours. Aug 28, 2020 · Blizzard releases an official release date trailer. Blizzard has officially set the October 27th launch date for World of Warcraft: Shadowlands, the eighth expansion for the World of Warcraft. <br>Afterward, the waiting game begins as Shadowlands beta invites are given out at random. Aside from the beta start date announcement, Shadowlands also received a Fall 2020 release window. First of all, Blizzcon and Gamescom were held at that time - if Shadowlands were released at that time, the expansion would be released before Christmas and in time to push the quarterly figures. <br> <br ... World of Warcraft: Shadowlands, the eighth expansion set to Blizzard’s long-running MMORPG, is set to be released on October 27th.The release date was announced today at Gamescom, Europe’s largest gaming convention, alongside a new trailer for the game.