World of Warcraft

PC / RPG / Release: Nov 22, 2004 / 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.


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.


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.


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.


Fans choose new WoW Monopoly pieces

By John Keefer, Apr 09, 2012 1:30pm PDT

Fans have chosen the six playing pieces for the upcoming World of Warcraft Monopoly game, just in case you don't have enough World of Warcraft in your life.


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.


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.


World of Warcraft: Mists of Pandaria beta live

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 23, 2012 6:00am PDT

Some lucky World of Warcraft Annual Pass subscribers are already cavorting around the Mists of Pandaria, as Blizzard started sending out beta invites shortly after detailing how it'd all work.


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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