World of Warcraft
What It Is: World of Warcraft is a massively multiplayer online role-playing game where players from around the world assume the roles of heroic fantasy characters and explore a virtual world full of mystery, magic, and endless adventure.
Latest World of Warcraft News
World Of Warcraft Connected Realms Aim To Fix Underpopulated Realms
Life's about to get a bit easier for World Of Warcraft players on underpopulated servers. The MMORPG's next content update will introduce a feature called Connected Realms to allow players from different servers to more freely interact with each other.
World Of Warcraft Patch 5.4: Proving Grounds Will Help You Not Suck
World of Warcraft's next content update, Patch 5.4, will introduce a new solo activity called Proving Grounds. The goal of Proving Grounds is to prepare players for group content like dungeons and raids.
World Of Warcraft: Helms Now Being Sold For Real-World Money
Blizzard has expanded the microtransactions for World of Warcraft today. Players can purchase three impressive helms through the Blizzard Store for $15 apiece.
World Of Warcraft In-Game Store Explained By Blizzard
This weekend, gamers discovered evidence that World of Warcraft will be implementing an in-game store that allows players to buy items with real-world money. Today Blizzard explained why they're pursuing microtransactions for the MMORPG.
World Of Warcraft Microtransactions: Pay Money To Level Faster?
World of Warcraft may soon offer players a way to pay real-world money for in-game bonuses. A new experience-boosting elixir was spotted in the Public Testing Realm data for Patch 5.4, the latest update for the MMORPG.
World of Warcraft Blossoming Ancient Pet Now On Sale
World of Warcraft players can purchase a new Blossoming Ancient pet through the Blizzard Store today. The Blossoming Ancient is a sentient tree that changes appearance throughout the year.
World Of Warcraft Patch 5.3 Launching Tuesday
Blizzard will release Patch 5.3 for World of Warcraft on May 21st, the company announced on Twitter this weekend. Patch 5.3, dubbed "Escalation," adds new content for almost every type of player.
Weekly Recap May 11th: EA Acquires Star Wars License, Wolfenstein New Order, WOW Dying?
The really big news item of the week is Electronic Arts acquiring a multi-year licensing deal from Disney Interactive to develop and publish Star Wars games, this extends to enabling DICE to use their Frostbite 3 for a brand new Star Wars game. Wolfenstein New Order has been announced by Bethesda and Activision Blizzard posts some positive news for the previous quarter save for one little thing...World of Warcraft has lost more than a million subscribers.
Activision Blizzard Q1 2013: World Of Warcraft Loses 1.3 Million Subscribers
Activision Blizzard has reported better-than-expected results for the first quarter of 2013. However, the mostly positive report was marred by a troubling drop in subscription numbers for the MMORPG World of Warcraft.
World Of Warcraft Patch 5.2 Trailer Unleashes The Thunder King
Blizzard is on the verge of releasing Patch 5.2 for World of Warcraft. They've sent out a trailer that introduces the new locations and enemies that this content update will introduce.
World Of Warcraft Cinder Kitten Raises $2.3 Million For Hurricane Sandy Relief
Blizzard announced today that they've raised $2.3 million in relief funds for Hurricane Sandy victims. They managed to raise the money by selling an in-game pet for World of Warcraft.
World Of Warcraft Swift Windsteed Now On Sale
World of Warcraft players can now purchase another premium in-game mount. The Swift Windsteed is available for $25 (or the local equivalent) through the Blizzard Store.
World Of Warcraft Patch 5.2 Trailer Features Isle Of Thunder King, Dinosaur Mounts
Blizzard Entertainment released a teaser trailer for World of Warcraft's Patch 5.2 today. The patch, dubbed "The Thunder King," provides players with a number of new activities.
Diablo, StarCraft, WarCraft Art Book Arriving This Month, Here's How To Get It Early
Blizzard and Insight Editions have teamed up for an hardcover book called The Art of Blizzard Entertainment, with visuals from all of the developer's major franchises. This 350-page tome of Diablo, StarCraft and WarCraft art will be available by the end of January. However, select fans will have the opportunity to pick it up before its official release date.
World Of Warcraft Defense Of The Alehouse Battleground Looks Like DOTA
World of Warcraft may be adding a new Battleground in Patch 5.2. The battleground, entitled "Defense of the Alehouse," appears to be based on the old Warcraft 3 mod Defense of the Ancients.