We're Not Retreating; We're Advancing in a Different Direction is a Lich King Heroic achievement implemented in Patch 3.3.0.
The Lich King is the final encounter in the Halls of Reflection.
- The placeholder requirement for this achievement was two hours and eleven minutes - a play on the number 211, the emergency line for people who require help evacuating before impending disasters.
- This is chiefly a reference to famous Marine Corps General Oliver P. Smith, who reputedly said "Retreating? Hell, we're advancing in a different direction!" during the early stages of the Korean War.