Inactive World of Warcraft Characters To Have Their Names Released

Inactive World of Warcraft Characters To Have Their Names Released

Character Name Reclamation Coming To Inactive World of Warcraft Characters Blizzard announced today that World of Warcraft characters who have been inactive for some time will have their names released. This doesn’t mean that if you haven’t logged on in the past week or month your name is being fed to the vultures, it’s more so if you haven’t logged on that character since November 13, 2008. Now, in reality, […]

World of Warcraft Anniversary Edition Update

World of Warcraft Anniversary Edition Update

More information has been released regarding Blizzard’s World of Warcraft 10th Anniversary celebration, set to start on November 21st, and lasting until January 6th. This, along with Warlords of Draenor set to release in the same month, means a big month for World of Warcraft players. The update will consist of the following: -Maximum Molten Core: The 40 person raid is receiving an upgrade, and will be available via Raid Finder during […]

Blizzcon Online Tickets Available Now

Blizzcon Online Tickets Available Now

Blizzard have announced that you can purchase a virtual ticket to gain access to all of the upcoming Blizzcon content via a stream. The content includes: Developer Panels, Exclusive Interviews, Costume and Talent Contests and the Closing Ceremony. The stream can be watched in HD and if you miss anything you will have two weeks to catch up via on demand videos. The virtual ticket won’t be cheap though, it […]

World of Warcraft: Final Gaze of the Black Prince

World of Warcraft: Final Gaze of the Black Prince

Have you been particularly lazy with earning your not-so-legendary legendary cloak? Did you start but then give up because earning reputation with the Black Price is just too boring? Were you tired of running raids to get those highly sought after quest drops? Stall no longer my brave yet time conscious adventurers, for the Gaze of the Black Prince is set upon you for the final time! Starting today the […]

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 […]