Those who pre-purchased World of Warcraft: Legion can start playing the Demon Hunter class August 9

By Stephany Nunneley
30 July 2016 21:51 GMT

Early access to the Demon Hunter class in World of Warcraft: Legion kicks off in a couple of weeks.

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Blizzard announced the news on Twitter yesterday that early access to the new class would go live on August 9.

The developer announced at BlizzCon 2015 those who pre-purchase Legion would granted seven days early access to the Demon Hunter class prior to the expansion’s release.

The class starts out at a higher level than other classes, which means players participating in early-access will be able level the Demon Hunter to 100. Those who pre-purchase are also able to boost one character to level 100 immediately.

A pre-expansion patch dropped earlier this month

Along with the new Demon Hunter Class, when Legion drops players can acquire Artifact Weapons of legendary power, explore the Broken Isles continent, enjoy a level cap increase to 110, and more.

World of Warcraft: Legion releases om August 30.

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