World of Warcraft: Mists of Pandaria

PC, MAC / RPG / Release: Sep 25, 2012 / ESRB: T

'Moon,' 'Source Code' director chosen for Warcraft movie

By John Keefer, Jan 31, 2013 12:30pm PST

Not much has been said about the new Warcraft movie since Sam Raimi said he was no longer directing the film. But now, Legendary Pictures has announced his replacement, grabbing the the director of sci-fi films Moon and Source Code.


World of Warcraft Pandaria patch to add quest hub, large raid dungeon

By Steve Watts, Dec 28, 2012 12:30pm PST

World of Warcraft's Mists of Pandaria is preparing for a major patch in early 2013, which will add a new quest hub, raid dungeon, world bosses, pets, and balance changes.


Shack PSA: Battle.net World Championship kicks off tonight

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 16, 2012 10:15am PST

A gathering of the world's finest StarCraft 2 and World of Warcraft Arena players are fighting to the virtual death at Blizzard's own Battle.net World Championship this weekend. While the event is both in China and sold out, perhaps making it a little tricky for you to atten...


Author: Blizzard's Nomad gave way to World of Warcraft

By John Keefer, Nov 01, 2012 6:45am PDT

We've known that Blizzard had scrapped a project called Nomad, but we didn't have too many details other than it was to have been a squad-based affair. Author David Craddock has been able to fill in a few details from his in-depth interview with Shacknews coming later today.


New Mists of Pandaria raid dungeon opens

By John Keefer, Oct 31, 2012 5:00pm PDT

Blizzard has opened the new Heart of Fear raid dungeon for World of Warcraft: Mists of Pandaria and has outlined the schedule for the opening of heroic mode and the next raid, Terrace of Endless Spring.


World of Warcraft exploit slays cities

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 08, 2012 6:00am PDT

World of Warcraft cities across several servers were turned into tombs over the weekend as naughty hackers with insta-kill powers ran amok, slaying players and NPCs alike. One claims the hack has been used for almost a month against monsters, but Blizzard recently detected i...


Mists of Pandaria sales well below last two WoW expansions

By John Keefer, Oct 04, 2012 11:00am PDT

Blizzard has released the latest sales figures for the new World of Warcraft expansion, Mists of Pandaria, and while they are solid numbers for most games, the debut of the Pandarens was not a huge success by company standards. Sales were 2.7 million for the first week, down...


Mists of Pandaria travelogue: Fun farming faction

By John Keefer, Oct 03, 2012 12:00pm PDT

The road through Pandaria takes many twists and turns, and today's travelogue finds my hunter running errands for the numerous new factions in the latest World of Warcraft expansion, Mists of Pandaria.


WoW: Mists of Pandaria opens first raid

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 03, 2012 7:30am PDT

Now that you've had a few weeks to prance gaily around the definitely-not-Asian land of Pandaria, it's time to put on your raiding trousers and get down to serious business. Blizzard yesterday opened up the Mogu'shan Vaults, World of Warcraft: Mists of Pandaria's first raid ...


Mists of Pandaria travelogue: A hunter among pandas

By John Keefer, Sep 27, 2012 2:00pm PDT

MY hunter takes on the Mists of Pandaria in a new travelogue for the recently released World of Warcraft expansion.


Mists of Pandaria opens to invading World of Warcraft players

By John Keefer, Sep 25, 2012 7:30am PDT

Players have been storming the shores of the panda lands since midnight PT with the launch of Mists of Pandaria, the latest expansion for World of Warcraft.


Abbreviated Caffeinated! Mists of Pandaria Collector's unboxing

By John Keefer, Sep 21, 2012 10:25am PDT

It's an Abbreviated Caffeinated today as I got my copy of Mists of Pandaria Collector's Edition today. So I figured I'd take a look inside. Standard Blizzard CE fare.


Morning Caffeinated! -- Guild Wars 2 hacks and Mists of Pandaria prep

By John Keefer, Sep 10, 2012 8:35am PDT

Ramblings and musings of occasional significance to the Shacknews audience. This is the morning edition for September 10, 2012. Topics include: Guild Wars 2 is getting a large ammount of hacked accounts; I'm preparing for Mists of Pandaria; and what is it about Assassin's Cr...


World of Warcraft 5.04 patch detailed

By Steve Watts, Aug 27, 2012 10:30am PDT

Blizzard has given a detailed outline of the World of Warcraft 5.0.4 patch to accompany Mists of Pandaria.


World of Warcraft opening new races to all

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 17, 2012 8:15am PDT

If you fancy playing a pandaman in World of Warcraft but don't much fancy actually buying the Mists of Pandaria expansion, good news! Blizzard will be opening every race up to all players, whether they own the expansion which introduced them or not.