World of Warcraft Series News


World of Warcraft: Legion producer discusses Demon Hunters, Artifact weapons, PvP, and more

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 12, 2015 1:00pm PST

World of Warcraft is facing a 'Legion' invasion next summer, which will introduce a new storyline and a slew of new features. To learn more about what players can expect to see, Shacknews spoke to production director John Hight during Blizzcon.


"I'm still torn about what to play for it. Someday I'd like to stick with a class for a long ..."

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World of Warcraft: Legion intro cinematic faces the Burning Legion

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 06, 2015 12:11pm PST

Blizzard has unveiled the intro cinematic for World of Warcraft: Legion, which sees the Alliance and Horde take aim at the dreaded Burning Legion.


"If they follow through well on their plans for rift-like dungeons, there may be no need to raid! "

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World of Warcraft patch 6.2.3 welcomes back Valor

By Daniel Perez, Oct 14, 2015 10:11am PDT

Valor will be making its return as a form of currency in World of Warcraft once patch 6.2.3 is made available.


"I thought that would be the natural progression after they made gear able to scale and removed ..."

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Gameloft's World of Warcraft clone Order & Chaos 2 'coming soon' to mobile

By Daniel Perez, Aug 07, 2015 4:00am PDT

Gameloft has announced the sequel to its popular mobile MMORPG, Order & Chaos 2: Redemption.


"Did you watch a different trailer than me? Because the one posted in the article looked anything ..."

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New World of Warcraft expansion Legion announced

By Daniel Perez, Aug 06, 2015 9:56am PDT

Blizzard has announced a new expansion for World of Warcraft that includes a new continent, a new Demon Hunter class, and more.


"I need a Serious Combat make over if they're ever going to get me back. The Tab target stuff is ..."

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New World of Warcraft expansion will be announced at Gamescom next week

By Daniel Perez, Jul 29, 2015 10:47am PDT

Blizzard will be announcing the next expansion for World of Warcraft in a live stream event at Gamescom next week.


"Hopefully they innovate in this expansion. People won't play it if it has the same boring fight ..."

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World of Warcraft Patch 6.2 unleashes the 'Fury of Hellfire' today

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 23, 2015 10:46am PDT

The latest patch for World of Warcraft has been deployed and that means it's time for Gul'dan to exact some horrible vengeance upon his enemies.


"100 treasures from the 6.0 landmass Loremaster of Draneor - Finish the story quests from the ..."

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The World Video Game Hall of Fame selects Mario, Pac-Man, Doom, and others in first induction

By Tad Huempfner, Jun 04, 2015 2:45pm PDT

The World Video Game Hall of Fame recognizes six genre-defining games for their inaugral selection.


"Guess I'm thinking uo/eq would be there instead of wow. All blizzard does is rip off ideas. ..."

- k1ld0r see all 9 comments

Heroes of the Storm welcomes Warcraft's Kael'thas Sunstrider

By Daniel Perez, May 06, 2015 8:45am PDT

The Lord of the Blood Elves himself will be a playable character in Heroes of the Storm.


"Wait so is blizzard going to copy valve's cosmetic model? Like there is no reason for content ..."

- thecatinthehat see all 3 comments

April Fools: World of Warcraft matches up with new T.I.N.D.R. Box

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 01, 2015 11:00am PDT

Love isn't for everyone, unless World of Warcraft has anything to say about it. In the wake of the recent S.E.L.F.I.E. Camera, Blizzard's MMORPG is now going into dating with the new T.I.N.D.R. Box.


World of Warcraft upcoming 6.1 patch adding S.E.L.F.I.E. Camera

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 27, 2015 1:00pm PST

World of Warcraft's 6.1 patch is hitting the PTR servers and set to hit the rest of the world soon. But first, LET ME TAKE A SELFIE!


"Must admit the upcoming twitter integration sets off warning bells. Waiting to see how intrusive ..."

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Shack Reels: Top 10 Warcraft characters

By Shack Staff, Dec 10, 2014 3:00pm PST

Blizzard has constructed a rich mythos over the past couple of decades, so let's take a look at 10 of the best characters from the Warcraft universe.


"Solid list! I would have liked to see Grom on there but I'm not sure who would get bumped off to ..."

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Chatty Video Q&A: World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 18, 2014 3:00pm PST

Shacknews recently hit Blizzcon and spoke to World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor lead game designer Cory Stockton. During the event, we pitched over several questions from our Chatty community about transmog, raids, and the overall philosophy shift between Mists of Pandar...


World of Warcraft North American servers suffer DDoS attack

By Daniel Perez, Nov 14, 2014 8:00am PST

Blizzard has confirmed the North American servers for World of Warcraft suffered from a DDoS attack.


"TBC had everyone horde/alliance in the same zone. it was also a disaster on launch day. "

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Shack Giveaway: World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor Collector's Edition

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 11, 2014 11:00am PST

World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor launches today. Shacknews would like to get into the spirit by giving away a Warlords of Draenor Collector's Edition to one lucky winner.


"High Tinker Gelbin Mekkatorque; he's the king of gnomes, need i say more?"

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