World of Warcraft: Mists of Pandaria

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

Mists of Pandaria opening cinematic debuts

By John Keefer, Aug 16, 2012 7:15am PDT

You really have to hand it to Blizzard. They sure have a way of making something appealing through their cinematics. Whether you like the idea of Kung Fu pandas in World of Warcraft or not, this new opening cinematic for Mists of Pandaria is pretty compelling.


Blizzard servers hacked, some personal info compromised

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 09, 2012 4:15pm PDT

Perhaps it's been too long since you've reset your password in a mad attempt to secure your privacy? Blizzard has announced that they have discovered "unauthorized and illegal access into our internal network."


Activision credits Skylanders, Diablo 3 for Q2 success

By Steve Watts, Aug 02, 2012 3:15pm PDT

Activision released its Q2 2012 results today, boasting $1.05 billion in non-GAAP revenue. It credited the long-term success of Skylanders, and the launch of Diablo 3, among its successes.


Mists of Pandaria rolls out the keg on Sept. 25

By John Keefer, Jul 25, 2012 6:45am PDT

If you have been chomping at the bit to create a new Pandaren monk in World of Warcraft, you'll get you chance when the expansion launches on September 25. Pre-orders have also started for the game with some interesting in-game rewards for Diablo 3 and StarCraft 2 as well.


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.


Sam Raimi no longer directing WoW movie

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 18, 2012 6:00am PDT

The Evil Dead director Sam Raimi signed up to direct the long-planned World of Warcraft movie adaptation way back in 2009, but we've heard little about it since. At Comic-Con, though, Raimi revealed that he's no longer on the project, but it does seem to be going ahead.


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.


New Pandaren mounts revealed for World of Warcraft

By John Keefer, May 24, 2012 11:00am PDT

As with any new race in World of Warcraft, new mounts have to be created so they can get around. Blizzard has finally unveiled the new mount for the Pandarans.


World of Warcraft cross-realm zones coming

By Alice O'Connor, May 11, 2012 6:00am PDT

Cross-realm zones are coming to World of Warcraft, joining underpopulated areas of the world across severs. This tech can also be used to split overpopulated areas into multiple instances per realm.


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.


Shack PSA: World of Warcraft Annual Pass offer ends soon

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 25, 2012 1:00pm PDT

Though it's madness to suggest that anyone will have time to play both Diablo 3 and World of Warcraft, Blizzard is hoping a few foolhardy souls will try. Here's a reminder that the WoW Annual Pass offer, which packs free Diablo 3, ends Monday.


World of Warcraft announces 2012 Arena Pass

By Steve Watts, Apr 04, 2012 9:45am PDT

Blizzard has announced its World of Warcraft 2012 Arena Pass, letting players battle it out in a tournament for glory and a special title.


Blizzard details Mists of Pandaria's plot

By Steve Watts, Apr 02, 2012 12:30pm PDT

Blizzard VP of Creative Development Chris Metzen talks about the plot driving Mists of Pandaria, and how the new race's pacifism plays off of the violence from the others.


Pandaria to change Raid Finder looting rules

By John Keefer, Mar 28, 2012 7:00am PDT

Blizzard's Greg "Ghostcrawler" Street talks about the new looting rules in Mists of Pandaria and why they were changed.


More World of Warcraft expansions in the works

By John Keefer, Mar 26, 2012 5:45am PDT

Blizzard's newest expansion isn't even released yet, but the company has unofficially revealed that two more expansions are already planned.