WoW Patch 5.0.4 is...
A premeditated stab at Guild Wars 2!!!
A patch that Blizzard was happy enough to drop today, if only to muddy the waters a bit.
Just part of the pre-expansion routine. Blizzard has a lot of other things to worry about, like subs dropping even without GW2.
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