May 22, 2007 · Blizzard obliged, and not only did Ezra create his character (Ahab Wheathoof, pictured), they recorded his voice for the character and also let him add his dog Kyle to the game, in addition to

Further EDITED because I didn't see this mentioned anywhere else: Ahab Wheathoof is not the only memorial NPC ingame. Some others (list may be incomplete) are: Caylee Dak and her pet Dusky in Shattrath City (on Aldor Rise and belonging to the Darnassus faction) was the character of Dak Krause, who passed away from leukemia on August 22, 2007. May 22, 2007 · Blizzard obliged, and not only did Ezra create his character (Ahab Wheathoof, pictured), they recorded his voice for the character and also let him add his dog Kyle to the game, in addition to The mouthpiece of the gaming generation, The Escapist aims to capture and celebrate the contemporary video gaming lifestyle and the diverse global video game culture by way of in-depth features, thought provoking articles and relevant columns authored by leading video game authorities, as well as cutting-edge video shorts, engaging forums and robust social media elements that incorporate the May 23, 2007 · They had him record his voice for a new character Ahab Wheathoof, the Old Rancher, who will greet gamers in the virtual world with a quest, which I posted on my blog earlier: find and tame his

Ezra Chatterton – Phoenix Mount/Merciless Galdiator Crossbow of the Phoenix/Ahab Wheathoof. Ezra was a young boy, in fifth grade to be exact. He, unfortunately, had developed a metastatic brain tumor. His Make-A-Wish request? Visit the Blizzard headquarters, where he worked with designers to create in-game assets according to his specifications.

Ahab Wheathoof is a level 7 - 60 NPC that can be found in Mulgore. The location of this NPC is unknown. In the NPCs category. Added in World of Warcraft: The Burning Crusade. Ahab Wheathoof Title(s) The Old Rancher Gender Male Race Tauren (Humanoid) Level 62 Affiliation (City) Thunder Bluff Location Stonebull Lake, Mulgore [48, 53] See Ahab Wheathoof The Old Rancher Level: 62 Stonebull Lake, Mulgore [48, 53] Ahab Wheathoof The Old Rancher is a level 62 tauren quest giver located near Bloodhoof Village in Mulgore. He seems to be worried about his dog, Kyle. He

Sep 13, 2018 · Ezra Chatterton (a.k.a. Ephoenix, 1996–2008) was a brain cancer patient from California and an avid player of World of Warcraft, playing with his father Micah on the Norgannon US server. Fulfilling his dream of creating a character for World of Warcraft, Ezra visited Blizzard Entertainment's offices through the Make-a-Wish Foundation. He worked with Tigole in creating Ahab Wheathoof, a

Nov 24, 2014 · Ahab Wheathoof - 2008. Blizzard's particularly good about in-game memorials, with this year's Robin Williams tributes garnering a lot of attention. One of the most well-known, however, is Ahab Throughout the day, he got to design a new weapon, add his dog Kyle to the game, create a quest and record his voice for the new character, Ahab Wheathoof, the Old Rancher. My Girlfriend found Ahab on her way to Thunder Bluff and said his voice was different. Mulgore - Bloodhoof Village (48,53) (at the east end of the bridge on Stonebull Lake and next to Ahab Wheathoof) 11. High Mountain the Elder. During his seven-hour visit, Ezra designed a weapon, a quest, and a non-player character named Ahab Wheathoof, and his dog, Kyle. (Ezra’s dog was named Kyle.) Ezra then provided the voice for several phrases Ahab Wheathoof says. Wheathoof is one of only a few characters in the game that has a voice. Ahab Wheathoof: The story behind the NPC. Relroz / 85 Troll Hunter At the helm of the strangeness sat 10-year-old Ezra Chatterton, who directed Warcraft's lead game designer Jeff Kaplan to blast ferocious-looking monsters, or "bosses," with a single death ray. Ahab was added with his dog Kyle and a quest to fulfill the wish of a dying child and I think it would be heartwarming to see him in Classic WoW. Maybe not with the signature quest to catch Kyle since that is a gameplay change and rewards experience but to just add Ahab and Kyle wouldn't change anything at all and would be just a sweet thing to do. May 22, 2007 · Ahab Wheathoof, the Old Rancher, is a new character World of Warcraft gamers can meet in the game to learn about a new quest. The graying Tauren is the creation of Ezra Chatterton, who also