Northern Isles

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[e][h]Northern Isles
Map Information
Lordaeron Winter
Spawn Positions:
2, at 2, 8
Competition Span:
september 2018 - present


Northern Isles is a two player map, created by Filmting[1].

Official Map Description[edit]

Due to the harsh enviroments of Northrend, factions have begun seeking more suitable strongholds for their northern fleets. These isles will do nicely for any faction that can secure them.


Human vs. Night Elf Night Elf vs. Orc Orc vs. Undead Undead vs. Human Orc vs. Human Night Elf vs. Undead Mirrors
Map # Σ Human Night Elf Human % Σ Night Elf Orc Night Elf % Σ Orc Undead Orc % Σ Undead Human Undead % Σ Orc Human Orc % Σ Night Elf Undead Night Elf % Human Night Elf Orc Undead
Northern IslesNorthern Isles    4338 557 318 239 57.1% 463 253 210 54.6% 505 243 262 48.1% 722 415 307 57.5% 492 213 279 43.3% 741 356 385 48.0% 192 184 122 315

Version History[edit]

Balance Patch History
Patch Version Balance Changes
1.31.0 Neutral Small visual terrain changes and improvements around the map.
Neutral Replaced 1 Warrior Arachnathid with a Barbed Arachnathid and a Crystal Arachnathid at the Arachnathid creep camp. Also moved the Nerubian Webspinner to the other side of the creep camp. Item drop changed from level 3 permanent and level 1 power up to level 2 permanent and level 2 charged.
Neutral Natural expansion creep camp changed from 2 Mud Golems, 2 Ogre Warriors and Rock Golem to Ice Troll, Ice Troll Priest, Tuskarr Trapper, and Ogre Magi. Item drop no longer includes a level 2 power up.
Neutral Shifted the northeast starting location so that it is an optimal distance away from the Gold Mine.
Neutral Added additional fence near Goblin Laboratory and moved expansion back a little into the tree line to improve pathing.
Neutral Red creep camp changed from Blue Drake and 4 Ice Troll Berserkers to Magnataur Reaver, Ogre Magi, Polar Furbolg Shaman, and Ogre Warrior. Item drop now includes a level 2 power up.
Neutral Changed some terrain on islands in the northwest and southeast to be unbuildable.
Neutral Fixed gaps in tree line around the map.
Neutral Goblin Laboratory creep camp changed from 2 Gnoll Wardens and 2 Gnoll Overseers to 2 Tuskarr Sorcerers and Polar Furbolg Tracker. Item drop changed from level 2 permanent and level 2 power up to level 3 permanent.
Neutral Removed Rock Archway doodads near starting locations to improve visibility.
Neutral Removed 2 stray trees near the top expansion in the river.
Neutral Replaced 1 Gnoll Assassin with Gnoll Warden at Goblin Merchant creep camp.
Neutral Removed random frogs around the map and added a frog critter at the orange ogre/tuskar creep camp for each player.
Neutral Replaced 1 Ice Troll High Priest with Ice Troll Berserker at Marketplace creep camp.
1.30.0 Neutral Cleaned up tree placement.