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World of Warcraft's 3rd expansion, Cataclysm probably got a worse rap than it deserved. The successor to the critically acclaimed Wrath of the Lich King expansion, Cataclysm had a number of lofty expectations to live up to. Unfortunately, it failed in a number of key areas. That's not to say that the whole experience was a wash. The expansion did provide a number of memorable moments and some inventive mechanics that appeared as a progression of ideas first presented in the prior expansions.