Asmongold is likely one of the largest names in World of Warcraft however followers at the moment are questioning if he plans to stay to the sport on Twitch.
The favored streamer has lately been grinding in what’s arguably WoW’s greatest-ever competitor within the MMORPG style, Ultimate Fantasy XIV. That has led to hypothesis that Asmongold could be beginning a basic withdrawal from the realm of World of Warcraft however some current social media posts from him insist this isn’t the case.
In keeping with Asmongold, followers have speculated that he hates World of Warcraft. However the OTK co-founder reassured followers that he was merely having fun with grinding a brand new recreation.
A observe for folks since I have been taking part in FF14
There have been many instances I’ve taken weeks and generally even months off of WoW to play one other recreation
That is a kind of instances
That does not imply I hate WoW or am quitting, I am not!
I simply REALLY love grinding a brand new recreation
— Zack (@Asmongold) July 14, 2021
Is Asmongold quitting World of Warcraft?
Asmongold’s transfer to Ultimate Fantasy XIV in current weeks has led many to consider that he was set to step away from World of Warcraft. The streamer has lengthy been vital of Blizzard’s dealing with of the sport, one thing that even drew some insults from builders. It was a simple assumption to make that discovering a more moderen MMORPG would possibly mark the tip of his time in WoW.
Asmongold insists that this isn’t the case. Although some pressed again towards his assertion and urged that he was set to hitch the numerous different streamers and informal gamers who’ve left WoW Asmongold was vehement that he’s nonetheless a World of Warcraft-focused streamer and that he has taken many breaks from WoW previously. He has performed all kinds of video games on Twitch together with your complete Darkish Souls collection. So the truth that he’s placing one other MMORPG by way of its paces doesn’t imply that he’s forsaking World of Warcraft.
Asmongold followers had been joyful to listen to that he isn’t dropping WoW eternally and Ultimate Fantasy XIV followers felt the identical sense of reduction on the potential return to his common recreation of alternative.
Many Ultimate Fantasy XIV followers reject Asmongold’s presence
Large-name streamers have the power to make a recreation an in a single day sensation, one thing that has been seen with titles comparable to Fall Guys and Amongst Us. Ultimate Fantasy XIV skilled one thing like this, with the sport briefly promoting out of digital copies within the days following Asmongold’s first time taking part in. Whereas this was large for Ultimate Fantasy XIV and Sq. Enix was undoubtedly joyful about transferring so many items so shortly, followers of the sport weren’t practically as happy about it.
Not like most different online game communities, Ultimate Fantasy XIV’s fandom is definitely typically constructive. Whereas the sport had a tough launch, the fandom that caught it out has a constructive relationship with the builders whereas there have been solely a handful of main controversies throughout the recreation.
Although Asmongold is a giant title, his on-air persona is a adverse one. He has continuously and overtly bashed World of Warcraft regardless of taking part in it continuously and his fandom has a behavior of dogpiling on anybody that criticizes him.
This had many Ultimate Fantasy XIV followers aggravated that he was doubtlessly trying to make a full-time transfer to the sport. Whereas it’s at all times potential he might make a full-time transfer, in the mean time it appears that evidently he’s simply in a honeymoon stage with the sport and can possible ultimately return to his WoW stomping grounds.
What Ultimate Fantasy XIV server does Asmongold play on?
TITAN AND IFRIT EXTREME MIN ILVL NO ECHO DEFEATED AND DELETED
YOU NEVER STOP GOING BIG DICK
ASHES ALPHA AND COILS BEGIN TOMORROW! BE THERE pic.twitter.com/4SZgk8dPXs
— Zack (@Asmongold) July 13, 2021
Asmongold primarily performs on the Cactuar server in Ultimate Fantasy XIV. That mentioned, the sport does provide a little bit of freedom when it comes to transferring between servers so he has the power to maneuver round.