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    New patch string means models coming soon?

    [list][*]MODEL - Model[*]TOS_DECLINE - Reject


    That is a string from the front page in the new patch? I dont really know what it means, but it says model, and then it says decline/reject. If this does turn out to be for models, which i admit is a long shot, it may mean you can decline the new model update for your character? What do you think, am i jumping to conclusions here?

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    It's just the word model

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    pretty sure new models will be with new expansion, but theres always hope!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Penguintamer View Post
    It's just the word model
    Pretty much this. It's kinda hard to really speculate anything from it.

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    Pfft. It's only a model...
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    The Insane peggleftw's Avatar
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    just noticed wows 9th aniversery soon, maybe we get new models as a present!
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    A thread about how hard it is being a white dude is not really a reasonable topic.
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    You are assuming Cybran actually reads the articles he links.
    I suspect he is actually some Soviet algorithm gone rogue, transmitting from some forgotten bunker, responding to keywords by googling them and adding "+bad" to the search query, and then just copy/pasting anything it comes across.

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    Quote Originally Posted by peggleftw View Post
    just noticed wows 9th aniversery soon, maybe we get new models as a present!
    It's like mooooooooooooooooooooonths away.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Strafer View Post
    It's like mooooooooooooooooooooonths away.

    yeah i was kidding, im 99% sure we wont see new models until at least next expac.
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    A thread about how hard it is being a white dude is not really a reasonable topic.
    Quote Originally Posted by Gabriel View Post
    You are assuming Cybran actually reads the articles he links.
    I suspect he is actually some Soviet algorithm gone rogue, transmitting from some forgotten bunker, responding to keywords by googling them and adding "+bad" to the search query, and then just copy/pasting anything it comes across.

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    While it's not impossible the string is related to the new models, I wouldn't count on anything substantial added in 5.3.

    I'd say 6.0 is probably the most likely release for the new models, 5.4 at the absolute earliest.
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    you're 100% just jumping to conclusions. Model updates, with the amount of effort we've been lead to believe they take, would have to be an "expansion feature", just like 4.0.6 pre-cata patch had the world revamped but was still considered part of Cata's content. That being said, the word MODEL could mean anything in a programming sense.

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    Model could mean anything. If there is a new model coming in, it might be an update to a lore character. Maybe.

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    I think the new character models will be revealed at Blizzcon as a major feature of the next expansion.

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    Part me thinks new models are like the new dances....just wishful thinking.
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    Isn't "TOS" = terms of service? that would explain the decline part

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    Soon like next expansion soon soon? Oh I know anyway I find it very unlikely if anything with that being said TOS - Reject also gives it away.

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    Since strings are always presented in the UI somewhere, it seems like this might be early prep for adding the option to toggle between new and old models in settings. In the same way, 64-bit strings were found in the files many months before it was even hinted at by Blizzard.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Kiry View Post
    Part me thinks new models are like the new dances....just wishful thinking.
    Part of me wishes people paid more attention so they could easily tell the difference between the amount of attention devs have given these things and would stop posting this kind of thing.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Kiry View Post
    Part me thinks new models are like the new dances....just wishful thinking.
    dance studio, WRU

    going by a single word from ptr files usually ends up being something far from what you expected.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Kiry View Post
    Part me thinks new models are like the new dances....just wishful thinking.
    Considering the dozens of blue posts and tweets confirming that the new models are actively being worked on, I don't see how that's possible.

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    I think this was already mentioned, but what it looks like to me is it shows the terms of service text. If you click "decline", it will reject your ability to log in.

    Not sure about "model", but I wouldn't jump to any major conclusions. There are lots of different types of models.

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