Blizzard show off the new Draenei of World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor

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World of Warcraft's upcoming expansion will feature a major graphics overhaul for the almost-10 year old MMO. Blizzard have been slowly teasing the new character models of Warlords of Draenor; most recently with a new look at the male Draenei. As you can see from the new screenshots, the model has had a pretty subtle redesign – most noticeably gaining HD head ridges.

"Today we’re showing you our work on the male Draenei," writes World of Warcraft art director Chris Robinson. "The original was one of the better character models in the game, so it didn’t require a ton of translation—but with higher-resolution textures and more polygons to work with, we were able to bump up his fidelity quite a bit, as well as improve how we convey emotion through a new animation rig."

Back in April, Blizzard shared the new female Draenei models. See them below.