April 26th 2005 - open Chinese Beta World of Warcraft
June 7th 2005 - World of Warcraft goes live in China (The9)
September 6th 2007 - Burning Crusade goes live.
****52 days later, Illidan is slain by "The Seven" in China.
Summer 2009 - Local operations switch between The9 and Netease.
August 31st 2010 - WRATH OF THE LICH KING (3.2.2) GOES LIVE.