Blizzard Tease Upcoming World of Warcraft Content Coming in Patch 6.1

Blizzard Tease Upcoming World of Warcraft Content Coming in Patch 6.1

Today Blizzard have teased what will be coming in the first major patch for World of Warcraft Warlords of Draenor. In a post made on the official World of Warcraft forums by community manager Bashiok, patch 6.1 is said to to be coming to the public test realm ‘soon’. Some of the most notable things coming in 6.1 include: The continuation of the legendary quest line with a new legendary […]

Feast of Winter Veil Celebrations Have Begun in World of Warcraft

Feast of Winter Veil Celebrations Have Begun in World of Warcraft

The holiday season has arrived in World of Warcraft! The Feast of Winter Veil has started and will be celebrated from today all the way until January 2nd. Feast of Winter Veil is essentially a celebration of the holiday season within the game. You can find all of the new NPC’s and content in Orgrimmar if you’re a Horde character, and Ironforge if you’re an Alliance character. ‘The term “Winter […]

Blizzard Removing Level 55 Cap to Create Death Knight Characters in World of Warcraft

Blizzard Removing Level 55 Cap to Create Death Knight Characters in World of Warcraft

Since the introduction of the Death Knight hero class in World of Warcraft’s second expansion Wrath of the Lich King, Blizzard had it set so you could only create a Death Knight if you had a previous character at level 55 or higher. That will no longer be the case. Blizzard announced today that sometime next week the rule will be changed and no longer will you be required to […]

Blizzard Apologises for World of Warcraft Server Problems, Gives out Free Game Time

Blizzard Apologises for World of Warcraft Server Problems, Gives out Free Game Time

Blizzard have officially apologised for the incredibly rocky launch of World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor. In a post made on the World of Warcraft forums from community manager Nethaera, an apology was given as well as free five days of game time to all active subscribers as of November 14th. Warlords of Draenor suffered a poor launch, with most servers having unbearable lag in both the Alliance and Horde […]

World of Warcraft subreddit returns following moderator’s “big mistake”

World of Warcraft subreddit returns following moderator’s “big mistake”

Over the weekend, GamerHeadlines reported on the moderator takedown of popular World of Warcraft subreddit, r/WoW, in response to launch issues, which included ludicrously long queue times (a side effect of Blizzard’s decision to temporarily reduce the maximum number of people allowed in each realm) and various connection issues, plaguing the recently released World of Warcraft expansion, Warlords of Draenor.  Fortunately, it seems that r/WoW is back up and running following top moderator, nitesmoke’s, unprecedented shutdown. The World of Warcraft subreddit’s […]

World of Warcraft subreddit ceases moderation due to Blizzard’s “faulty product”

World of Warcraft subreddit ceases moderation due to Blizzard’s “faulty product”

This past week has not been a particularly good one in regards to AAA game launches, by any means. With Ubisoft’s remarkably disastrous Assassin’s Creed launch and numerous issues surrounding the release of, the subject of this article, Blizzard’s World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor, it’s undoubtedly been a bumpy ride for many within the gaming community this week. In response to the many problems, which include ludicrously long queue times (which are a side […]

Blizzard trademarks “Eye of Azshara,” possible Hearthstone, WoW expansion

Blizzard trademarks “Eye of Azshara,” possible Hearthstone, WoW expansion

On October 29th, 2014, users on MMOChampion.com’s forums discovered that prominent World of Warcraft and Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft developer, Blizzard, had filed a trademark for Eye of Azshara in Benelux, leading to avid Hearthstone and World of Warcraft players speculating that it may be related to, or an entirely new, upcoming expansion for either of the popular games. You can view a snippet of Blizzard’s trademark of the Eye of Azshara filing below: Lending credence to the […]

World of Warcraft – Mists of Pandaria now included in base game

World of Warcraft – Mists of Pandaria now included in base game

Mists of Pandaria, one of the expansions to Blizzard’s immensely successful massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG), World of Warcraft is now included in the base game. This news essentially translates to the fact that gamers interested in the game can get World of Warcraft and all its subsequent expansions for the fairly low price of $20 dollars. Read more details on World of Warcraft and Mists of Pandaria‘s inclusion into the […]

World of Warcraft Patch 6.0.2 Rolls out on October 15th

World of Warcraft Patch 6.0.2 Rolls out on October 15th

World of Warcraft Patch 6.0.2 will be officially released onto live servers this Wednesday. The patch will be adding a huge amount of content in preparation for the release of the next expansion Warlords of Draenor. The announcement was made on the World of Warcraft website and you can read the full post there. The patch is already available to download and has been for about a week. Simply start […]

The BlizzCon World Championship North American Qualifiers kicks off October 5th

The BlizzCon World Championship North American Qualifiers kicks off October 5th

The BlizzCon World Championship North American Qualifiers for World of Warcraft and Hearthstone kicks off October 5th Blizzard has announced that the BlizzCon World Championship North American Qualifiers for both World of Warcraft and Hearthstone will be taking place in the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York, from October 5th to October 6th. The Hearthstone qualifiers will take place during both days while the World of Warcraft qualifiers will take place on […]