World of Warcraft

PC / RPG / Release: Nov 22, 2004 / ESRB: T

World of Warcraft Vet Unveils Console Zombie MMO as 'World Doesn't Need More Dragons'

By Chris Faylor, Nov 23, 2009 10:20am PST

Developer Undead Labs today revealed itself to the world, announcing its intent to "create the definitive massively multiplayer online zombie game...


"I'd play a zombie mmo...don't know for how long but I would definitely play it."

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Blizzard Opens Pet Store for World of Warcraft

By Garnett Lee, Nov 04, 2009 3:18pm PST

Over on the official World of Warcraft forums Blizzard officially launched a new section in its online store for buying in-game pets. Two new pets...


"ActiBlizz makes more money than poland and their chief Bobby Kotick the devil said theyre next ..."

- Saladjuiceboy see all 72 comments

World of Warcraft Ordered to Shut Down in China

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 03, 2009 9:53am PST

A Chinese regulatory authority has ordered World of Warcraft's Chinese licensing partner NetEase to cease operating Blizzard's MMORPG in the...


"lets be fracking honest here, someone somewhere forgot to give someone a case of greenbacks, as ..."

- araczynski see all 86 comments

World of Warcraft Patch 3.2.2 Released

By Chris Faylor, Sep 22, 2009 12:44pm PDT

World of Warcraft has been updated once again, with v3.2.2--the latest patch for Blizzard's insanely successful online role-playing game--now...


"If anyone is interested in getting back in, now is probably the time. They're increasing the ..."

- TheMongbat see all 64 comments

World of Warcraft Launches Paid Faction Changes

By Chris Faylor, Sep 03, 2009 7:53am PDT

No longer will the choice between Horde and Alliance be so daunting, as Blizzard today launched a service to let World of Warcraft players...


"What I still find amusing is this is yet another thing Blizzard said they'd never do."

- TigerRei see all 81 comments

World of Warcraft: Cataclysm Expansion Announced

By Nick Breckon, Aug 21, 2009 12:05pm PDT

Update: Screenshots and the announcement trailer are viewable here. Blizzard today announced a new World of Warcraft expansion dubbed...


"GWTP. "New Moon" is set to come out at the theatres. This is an attempt to draw in the tweens ..."

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World of Warcraft: The Magazine Launching

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 20, 2009 2:13pm PDT

Beginning the BlizzCon blitz early, Future Publishing and Blizzard today announced they are to release a quarterly magazine based upon smash hit...


"Why does the picture to the right remind me of Baron von Underbite?"

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Onyxia To Terrorise World of Warcraft Once Again

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 13, 2009 10:26am PDT

Once-dreaded World of Warcraft raid boss Onyxia will return in revamped form as part of celebrations for the MMORPG's upcoming fifth anniversary,...


"so.... when they say "will be permanently converted to a 10-player normal raid and 25-player ..."

- senor135 see all 92 comments

It Sand Time: China Censoring World of Warcraft

By Nick Breckon, Aug 06, 2009 2:48pm PDT

Following six weeks of downtime as World of Warcraft transitions to a new Chinese operator, the game has finally returned to service with an open...


"fuck the communist shithead. they can't control what i pay $15 a month for my stuff. just play ..."

- RiceBunny15 see all 50 comments

World of Warcraft Patch 3.2.0 Released

By Chris Faylor, Aug 04, 2009 11:15am PDT

The latest patch for World of Warcraft, v3.2.0, can now be found on FileShack. The update brings with the new 80-person PvP "Isle of Conquest,"...


"Nice to see rogues getting some love <facepalm>. I guess I should be happy that Blizzard ..."

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World of Warcraft Sells 8.6 Million Units in US

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 29, 2009 12:06pm PDT

World of Warcraft has netted 8.6 million sales across its various releases, expansion packs and bundles from US retail, according to NPD data...


"Blizzard has mastered the endgame experience, or at least they are the best to ever manage an ..."

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Sam Raimi Helming Warcraft Movie

By Chris Faylor, Jul 21, 2009 9:24pm PDT

Update: Blizzard has confirmed that Sam Raimi (Evil Dead, Spider-Man, Drag Me To Hell) will indeed direct the impending Warcraft film. "Raimi...


"like the great tree of Teldrassil is shown :) I like the lights and colors"

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World of Warcraft Armory App Hits iPhone

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 16, 2009 10:41am PDT

Blizzard today released a free iPhone and iPod Touch application for World of Warcraft's Armory database and character manager, available now in...


"The moment they allow me to check the Auction House and chat in game on my Iphone is the day ..."

- Somberfire see all 22 comments

Peggle: World of Warcraft Edition Spreads Free Glee

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 08, 2009 7:09am PDT

Now available on FileShack is Peggle: World of Warcraft edition, a free stand-alone edition of PopCap's popular peg-pinging puzzler themed around...


"First time I've tried out Peggle... pretty fun! Just played for like 2.5 hours straight!"

- code-e255 see all 20 comments

World of Warcraft Adding Faction Change Option

By Chris Faylor, Jun 29, 2009 2:43pm PDT

Blizzard is preparing "a new service" that will allow World of Warcraft players to change their character's faction from Alliance to Horde or vice...


"Finally - isn't it stupid to punish a player by not giving him the choice to correct his ..."

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