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This article is an information page for the Kel'Thuzad US realm (server)

The contents herein are entirely player made and in no way represent official World of Warcraft history or occurrences which are accurate for all realms. The information and events listed are of an independent nature and applied for roleplaying, fictional, speculative, or opinions from a limited playerbase only.

Kel'Thuzad is one of the original 43 PvP servers that were opened upon the release of World of Warcraft, and is named after the lich Kel'Thuzad. The server runs at Mountain Standard Time.

The realm has a player base intensely active in both PVE and PVP play and currently has an Alliance to Horde ratio of approximately 3.2:1. This causes some balance issues in world PvP and events, such as Wintergrasp.

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History

Kel'Thuzad has a long history of server issues and high population. Months of crashes, lag, and downtime were mostly resolved when the server was transferred to a new hardware cluster. Kel'Thuzad has remained a high population server since its launch, despite several periods where Blizzard opened free character transfers off of the server.


Some notable events in Kel'Thuzad's history include:

  • Exodus scored a US First/World Second kill on M'uru, putting Kel'thuzad back on the map for PVE progression. They also put out one of the first videos for it. They also were the fifth guild world wide to kill Kil'jaden in TBC.
  • A Pick-up group (Horde Side) which formed multiple times a week under the leadership of Shiektal successfully defeated all of Blackwing Lair and Ahn'Qiraj 40 up to C'thun's trash mobs every week. Nearly 100 players showed up weekly to the meeting spot to get an invite.
  • Opening the gates of Ahn'Qiraj. Kel'Thuzad was one of the first 30 servers (and the 11th PVP server) to open the gates.
  • Horde players from the guild Fortis kited [Kazzak the Supreme|Lord Kazzak] from the Blasted Lands into Stormwind City. This led to a hotfix by Blizzard preventing kiting Kazzak.
  • Massive PVP zergs in the Hillsbrad Foothills after the implementation of the honor system which included more than 400 players.
  • The Goon Squad and Pacifist guilds teaming to kill Onyxia for the first time on the server. Their videos (including a 1% wipe) and strategies were studied by thousands of other WoW players.
  • Several multi-guild attacks on the leaders of capital cities launched by both Alliance and Horde. The attacks involved hundreds of players. Which lead to numerous server crashes from both factions raiding cities.
  • The legendary Vidas rape by lvl 29 alts from Fortis.

Crafting

Main article: Server:Kel'Thuzad US/Crafting

Kel'Thuzad Guilds

Detailed Kel'Thuzad guild progression tables can be found here.

Alliance Alliance
Horde Horde

Rank 14 PvPers

These are all of the players who obtained the ranks of Grand Marshal and High Warlord under the original honor system.

Grand Marshals High Warlords
  • IconSmall Human Male.gif Paladin Andus
  • IconSmall Human Female.gif Mage Arbara
  • IconSmall Gnome Male.gif Warrior Ashortyy
  • IconSmall Dwarf Male.gif Priest Batre
  • IconSmall Human Male.gif Paladin Boldenram
  • IconSmall Dwarf Male.gif Warrior Carvis
  • IconSmall Gnome Female.gif Warlock Delusion
  • IconSmall NightElf Male.gif Druid Dieselboy
  • IconSmall Human Male.gif Paladin Elawo
  • IconSmall Gnome Male.gif Mage Furionlink
  • IconSmall Dwarf Male.gif Hunter Gless
  • IconSmall Gnome Male.gif Mage Gothic
  • IconSmall Human Male.gif Warrior Guntai
  • IconSmall Human Female.gif Warlock Helldridge
  • IconSmall Human Male.gif Paladin Holydiver
  • IconSmall Human Female.gif Warrior Jalia
  • IconSmall NightElf Male.gif Druid Jhaz
  • IconSmall NightElf Male.gif Rogue Kysk
  • IconSmall Human Female.gif Warrior Maiar
  • IconSmall NightElf Female.gif Rogue Masamune
  • IconSmall NightElf Female.gif Warrior Niteridah
  • IconSmall NightElf Male.gif Hunter Noobish
  • IconSmall NightElf Male.gif Warrior Onefate
  • IconSmall NightElf Male.gif Hunter Osh
  • IconSmall NightElf Male.gif Rogue Ov
  • IconSmall Dwarf Male.gif Warrior Plumpymaimai
  • IconSmall NightElf Female.gif Priest Purity
  • IconSmall Human Female.gif Priest Scharnhorst
  • IconSmall Human Female.gif Priest Shaylah
  • IconSmall NightElf Male.gif Hunter Skydive
  • IconSmall NightElf Female.gif Warrior Trailmix
  • IconSmall NightElf Female.gif Rogue Vidas
  • IconSmall NightElf Female.gif Warrior Yoshling
  • IconSmall Undead Female.gif Mage Adelaine
  • IconSmall Undead Male.gif Rogue Bladez
  • IconSmall Tauren Male.gif Druid Cens
  • IconSmall Tauren Male.gif Druid Charne
  • IconSmall Undead Male.gif Rogue Chowdur
  • IconSmall Tauren Male.gif Warrior Dogahn
  • IconSmall Tauren Male.gif Warrior Driller
  • IconSmall Tauren Male.gif Shaman Ekstra
  • IconSmall Tauren Male.gif Warrior Ezkil
  • IconSmall Undead Male.gif Rogue Gash
  • IconSmall Orc Male.gif Warrior Gauntlet
  • IconSmall Undead Male.gif Rogue Hizdudeness
  • IconSmall Troll Male.gif Rogue Kletus
  • IconSmall Tauren Male.gif Shaman Leodon
  • IconSmall Orc Male.gif Shaman Locris
  • IconSmall Tauren Male.gif Warrior Lute
  • IconSmall Undead Male.gif Mage Marlowe
  • IconSmall Undead Male.gif Priest Mertor
  • IconSmall Orc Male.gif Warrior Morty
  • IconSmall Orc Male.gif Warrior Natorr
  • IconSmall Orc Male.gif Warlock Neszunzzi
  • IconSmall Undead Male.gif Rogue Rancer
  • IconSmall Undead Male.gif Mage Shawdowclaw
  • IconSmall Tauren Male.gif Warrior Shinota
  • IconSmall Troll Male.gif Rogue Stab
  • IconSmall Orc Male.gif Hunter Thetakishi
  • IconSmall Orc Female.gif Warrior Tykejack
  • IconSmall Orc Male.gif Shaman Zserub

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