Blizzard has 7 World of Warcraft expansions conceptualized

Blizzard has 7 World of Warcraft expansions conceptualized

There’s been a lot of news regarding World of Warcraft lately. From the consideration of a sequel to the subscription fee being raised in the UK. There’s no shortage of news, and here’s some more! Game director Tom Chilton has stated that Blizzard already has concepts for around “six or seven” World of Warcraft expansions. Considering the fanbase of the popular MMO has been declined steadily, maybe bringing some of […]

Manhattan Professor claims that WoW “can be a religious experience”

Manhattan Professor claims that WoW “can be a religious experience”

If WoW “can be a religious experience”  than who’s God of WoW? Manhattan Professor and book writer Robert Geraci has come out with the idea that the MMO title WoW “can be a religious experience”. On the Manhattan College Q&A section when talking about WoW  Geraci says that: ” These communities matter to the players; the online friends are really important to them even if they never meet them in a physical, […]

Blizzard Thinks World of Warcraft Won’t Grow Again

Blizzard Thinks World of Warcraft Won’t Grow Again

Even after all these years World of Warcraft remains the true titan of the MMORPG scene. Countless challengers have stepped into the ring with Blizzard’s mighty beast and they have all fallen. Over the years ‘WoW-killers’ have been and gone, most barely denting World of Warcraft’s stupendously huge subscriber count. Recently however, time has begun to take its toll on the old giant. WoW’s subscriber count has been intermittently falling […]

Get a Stormwind or Orgrimmar Armor Set in World of Warcraft

Get a Stormwind or Orgrimmar Armor Set in World of Warcraft

In the years since the release of the powerhouse MMORPG, World of Warcraft, not one player has walked through either Stormwind or Orgrimmar and said to his/her self or even their fellow guild members,  “it’d be so cool to have an armor set like the guards!” Maybe you’re one of those players that, after countless nights of farming for random green drops or spending your hard earned gold at the auction house, you […]

World of Warcraft Gets Pricier in the UK

World of Warcraft Gets Pricier in the UK

More news from World of Warcraft this week. Two days ago, on the WoW forums, it was announced that people within the UK (or at least those paying with the pound) will soon be experiencing an increase in subscription cost. According to Taepsilm, the Blizzard community manager who made the announcement, “The new price for recurring subscriptions will be £9.99 for 30 days, £28.17 for 90 days, and £52.14 for […]

Blizzard considering sequel to World of Warcraft

Blizzard considering sequel to World of Warcraft

It’s not everyday that an MMO gets a sequel. DLC’s are abundant in this genre, with the first World of Warcraft not being an exception. So why the need for a sequel? Gamescom has come and gone, and during, game director Tom Chilton was quizzed as to whether WoW would get a sequel, with the response that “it’s something we’ve talked about for ten years”. The question is, does this […]

World of Warcraft Warlords of Draenor Coming November 13

World of Warcraft Warlords of Draenor Coming November 13

The highly anticipated Warlords of Draenor expansion has finally got a release date — date. Announced at a live event at the Theatre at Ace Hotel in Los Angeles, the “Cinematic and Street-Date Reveal Event” coincided with Gamescom in Cologne, Germany, and was streamed online. Prior to the trailer reveal, World of Warcraft designers Ion Hazzikostas and Brian Holinka took to the stage to answer some questions about the upcoming expansion. Also in […]

Robin Williams Will Become a World of Warcraft NPC

Robin Williams Will Become a World of Warcraft NPC

Comedy legend Robin Williams, who was found dead in his California home on August 11th after an apparent suicide, may be immortalised in popular MMORPG World of Warcraft. A petition to have a NPC named after him on Change.org has reached a whopping 10,975 signatures. Of course having an overwhelming petition doesn’t mean anything will actually get done but fans of both the game and the acting/comedy legend needn’t lose […]

Blizzard reveals its World of Warcraft 10th anniversary plans

Blizzard reveals its World of Warcraft 10th anniversary plans

Blizzards World of Warcraft 10th anniversary plans include a level 90 PvE area and pets This year marks World of Warcraft 10th anniversary and to commemorate this momentous occasion Blizzard will be releasing some new content which should bring that some nostalgic memories of long-term players. During this event, max level players will be able to take part in a special 40-player raid in the Molten Core as they get […]

World of Warcraft Subscriber Drop: 800,000 in Three Months?

World of Warcraft Subscriber Drop: 800,000 in Three Months?

It seems that MMO giant World of Warcraft has hit a patch of rough water with their subscriber number having taken a hit from the March-June period. Going from about 7.6 Million on March 31st, the tally is now down to 6.8 Million as of June 30th. Though this may seem to be a decent sized drop, Blizzard is actually enjoying a spike in revenue. This quarter’s earnings of $658 Million trumps […]