The mad dash of World First’s per expansion of WoW is always a bigger deal among the hardcore-types. This time around, the World’s First player to level 90 was Fs of Revancrest after about 5 hours after the game was released in that region. The wrinkle here is that Blizzard rolled back this player to 87 for an alleged ”exploit” utilizing a buff. And I only say “exploit” as it was the only thing mentioned that could have been construed as cheating.
So far there hasn’t been much of an explanation on Blizzard’s side as to why this has happened, or why the character was reset to 87 versus 85. Below is a video of one of the players who helped Fs reach 90: