Forget ‘World of Warcraft’—the Goat Simulator is becoming a free MMO

We should have seen this coming.

 

Lisa Granshaw

Internet Culture

Published Nov 17, 2014   Updated May 30, 2021, 4:55 am CDT

World of Warcraft may have released their latest expansion, Warlords of Draenor, last week, but they will soon face some stiff competition from a new massively multiplayer online game (MMO). Coffee Stain Studios’ beloved Goat Simulator will be transformed into a MMO with the release of a free expansion on Thursday.

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According to the description, the expansion will offer “faction warfare between goats and sheep” and has “dozens of quests.” You can play as one of five different classes: rogue, magician, hunter, warrior, and microwave. Yes, that’s right, a microwave with legs.

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Image via Goat Simulator/Facebook

The game even has a level cap of 101, which Coffee Stain Studios’ is quick to point out is “one level higher than you-know-what.” Better watch out, World of Warcraft. The goats are coming.

Frankly after watching the rather epic trailer below, we should have expected something like this from the quirky simulator.

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The free downloadable content pack will be available on Steam on Nov. 20.

H/T Polygon | Screenshot via CoffeeStainStudios/YouTube

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*First Published: Nov 17, 2014, 12:20 pm CST