The savage, green-skinned orcs are one of the most prolific races of the Warcraft world. Although few are aware of it, the orcs once cultivated a noble, shamanistic society on the world of Draenor.
Relatively speaking, humanity is one of the world's youngest races. Unlike elves and dwarves, humans live brief lives full of change and strife.
The reclusive night elves were the first race to awaken in the World of Warcraft. These shadowy, immortal beings were the first to study magic and let it loose throughout the world over ten thousand years prior to the events of World of Warcraft.
The horrifying undead army called the Scourge consists of thousands of walking corpses, disembodied spirits, damned mortal men and insidious extra-dimensional entities.