Region levels

Since we develop content based on level ranges, the following tables provide you with a list of these. Each level range matches with a milestone in our roadmap.

Eastern Kingdoms

Region Level range PvP status Notes
Elwynn Forest 1-10 Alliance Human Starting
Dun Morogh 1-10 Alliance Dwarf/Gnome Starting
Tirisfal Glades 1-10 Horde Undead Starting
Loch Modan 10-20 Alliance Dwarf favoured
Silverpine Forest 10-20 Horde Undead favoured
Westfall 10-20 Alliance Human favoured
Redridge Mountains 15-25 Contested Alliance favoured
Duskwood 18-30 Contested Alliance favoured
Hillsbrad Foothills 20-30 Contested  
Wetlands 20-30 Contested Alliance favoured
Alterac Mountains 30-40 Contested  
Arathi Highlands 30-40 Contested  
Stranglethorn Vale 30-45 Contested  
Badlands 35-45 Contested  
Swamp of Sorrows 35-45 Contested  
The Hinterlands 40-50 Contested  
Searing Gorge 43-50 Contested  
The Blasted Lands 45-55 Contested  
Burning Steppes 50-58 Contested  
Western Plaguelands 51-58 Contested  
Eastern Plaguelands 53-60 Contested  

Kalimdor

Region Level range PvP status Notes
Durotar 1-10 Horde Orc/Troll Starting
Mulgore 1-10 Horde Tauren Starting
Teldrassil 1-10 Alliance Night Elf Starting
Darkshore 10-20 Alliance Night Elf favoured
The Barrens 10-25 Horde Horde favoured
Stonetalon Mountains 15-27 Contested Horde favoured
Ashenvale Forest 18-30 Contested Alliance favoured
Thousand Needles 25-35 Contested Horde favoured
Desolace 30-40 Contested Horde favoured
Dustwallow Marsh 35-45 Contested  
Feralas 40-50 Contested  
Tanaris Desert 40-50 Contested  
Azshara 45-55 Contested  
Felwood 48-55 Contested  
Un’Goro Crater 48-55 Contested  
Silithus 55-60 Contested  
Winterspring 55-60 Contested  

Instances

Name Level range PvP status Notes
Ragefire Chasm 13 - 18 Horde  
Wailing Caverns 17 - 24    
Deadmines 17 - 26    
Shadowfang Keep 22 - 30    
Blackfathom Deeps 24 - 32    
Stormwind Stockades 24 - 32 Alliance  
Gnomeregan 29 - 38    
Razorfen Kraul 29 - 38    
Scarlet Monastery 34 - 45    
Razorfen Downs 37 - 46    
Uldaman 41 - 51    
Zul’Farak 44 - 54    
Maraudon 46 - 55    
Sunken Temple 45 - 55    
Blackrock Depths 52 - 60    
Lower Blackrock Spire 55 - 60    
Dire Maul - East 55 - 60    
Stratholme 58 - 60    
Scholomance 58 - 60    
Dire Maul - West 55 - 60    
Dire Maul - North 55 - 60    

Raids

Name Level range PvP status Notes
Upper Blackrock Spire 55 - 60    
Onyxia’s Lair 60    
Zul’Gurub 56 - 60   20 players
Molten Core 60    
Blackwing Lair 60    
Ruins of Ahn’Qiraj 60    
Temple of Ahn’Qiraj 60    
Naxxramas 60    

Battlegrounds

Name Level range PvP status Notes
Warsong Gulch 10 - 60   10 per faction
Arathi Basin 30 - 60   15 per faction
Alterac Valley 51 - 60   40 per faction