World of Warcraft: Cataclysm

PC / Action RPG / Release: Dec 7, 2010 / ESRB: T

Recruit a friend for World of Warcraft, get a winged panther mount

By John Keefer, Jul 18, 2012 3:00pm PDT

Every so often, Blizzard enlists its still faithful World of Warcraft players to bring new blood into the game for a free item. It's that time again, and the prize this time is yet another new mount.


Old World of Warcraft equipment nets $330,000 for charity

By John Keefer, Jul 15, 2012 8:30am PDT

An auction of old World of Warcraft server blades raised more than $330,000 for Blizzard's charity of choice, St. Jude's Children's Hospital.


WoW players get instant restoration of lost items

By John Keefer, Apr 30, 2012 1:05pm PDT

Ever accidentally deleted or disenchanted an item in World of Warcraft? A new Blizzard policy no longer makes it a headache to get it back. Just don;t do it more than once a month.


WoW patch adds quick reporting of troublemakers

By John Keefer, Apr 17, 2012 8:30am PDT

Blizzard's latest World of Warcraft patch makes it easier for players to report abuse, submit bugs or offer suggestions in-game.


Activision/Blizzard being sued for virtual world infringement

By Steve Watts, Apr 13, 2012 7:00am PDT

Activision Blizzard is being sued by Worlds Inc. The company claims games like Call of Duty and World of Warcraft violate its patent for "enabling users to interact in a virtual space."


WoW on iPhone? Blizzard still studying possibility

By John Keefer, Mar 19, 2012 11:00am PDT

With the success of the World of Warcraft's mobile armory, you would think Blizzard would look at making the game for mobile. But the process has its challenges.


Mists of Pandaria's buffs and debuffs outlined

By Steve Watts, Mar 12, 2012 9:00am PDT

Blizzard outlines some of its general buff and debuff plans for the World of Warcraft: Mists of Pandaria expansion, and invites feedback from fans.


Recruit players back to WoW and get a special mount

By John Keefer, Mar 07, 2012 5:00pm PST

In an effort to revive is slowly dwindling numbers, Blizzard is offering players a new reward to bring former players back to World of Warcraft and...


"After about 2 yrs off from WoW I recently started again when my missus wanted to give it a go. ..."

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WoW dev analyzes Cataclysm's dungeons and raids

By John Keefer, Mar 06, 2012 3:15pm PST

As part of an ongoing postmortem series, Blizzard's Nethaera interviews World of Warcraft's Lead Encounter Designer Scott "Daelo" Mercer about Cataclysm's dungeons and raids for the World of Warcraft blog on Battle.net.


World of Warcraft patch bringing cross-realm raids

By Steve Watts, Jan 10, 2012 3:30pm PST

The World of Warcraft 4.3.2 patch will let players perform cross-realm raids, and use the raid finder in conjunction with the new feature.


World of Warcraft patch 4.3 tolls Hour of Twilight

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 29, 2011 12:30pm PST

Deathwing shall fall in World of Warcraft patch 4.3, which launches today. It adds three new dungeons and one new raid, the Raid Finder feature, Transmogrification for items, class balance tweaks, and heaps more.


World of Warcraft celebrates seventh birthday

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 21, 2011 9:00am PST

Have you remembered to get World of Warcraft a present for its birthday? For shame! Blizzard's MMO adores its players so much, it's actually giving players presents to celebrate the seventh anniversary of its launch on November 23.


World of Warcraft 4.3 patch details revealed

By Xav de Matos, Aug 18, 2011 4:15pm PDT

Details on the 4.3 patch for World of Warcraft have found their way online, with a close examination of the game's upcoming "Transmogrification" technology.


World of WarCraft pet sales pull in $1.9 million for Red Cross

By Jeff Mattas, Aug 04, 2011 10:15am PDT

Blizzard has announced that sales of the Cenarion Hatchling, a downloadable pet in World of WarCraft, have generated more than $1.9 million for Red Cross's Japanese Earthquake and Tsunami relief fund.


World of Warcraft free-to-play to level 20

By Garnett Lee and Xav de Matos, Jun 28, 2011 3:10pm PDT

Blizzard has thrown away 10- and 14-day free trials of World of Warcraft and is now offering the base game for free, "up to a maximum character level of 20."