Here are a few facts about Hogger
- He has 666 health
- He started the 40 level 1 raids.
- He is a memory of the Argent Confessor
- He was voted #24 of 47 in the list of the most diabolical video game villains of all time
- His description in division 7 reads "An unbeatable 40 man raid boss in World of Warcraft"
- During Blizzcon 2009 he was the last encounter for Premonition he was buffed up to Level 80 heroic mode and they were unable to take him down.
- There is a horde guild called [Hogger Protection] made of horde that there sole purpose is to prevent hogger from being killed
- You can check "Deaths to Hogger" in your statistics
There was this video for the Rise to Power contest
So I don't understand it at all or who or what started it, but it is there...