Posts Tagged World of Warcraft


World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor pre-launch patch live

The pre-launch patch for World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor is now live, and it adds every expansion to date to your account.

By Tim McDonald | 15 Oct 2014 | 5

World of Warcraft Warlords of Draenor system requirements released

It’s very unlikely your PC rig won’t be able to run the latest WoW expansion.

By Paul Younger | 24 Sep 2014 | 0

Blizzard’s BattleNet battered by DDoS attacks

It’s not a great evening to be trying to play Blizzard titles, as BattleNet games like Diablo 3 and World of Warcraft are the latest to succumb to DDoS (Denial of Service) barrages.

By Peter Parrish | 24 Aug 2014 | 10

World of Warcraft to increase UK subscription prices

If you plan to sign up to a recurring World of Warcraft subscription plan in the UK, you’ll now be paying slightly more than before.

By Peter Parrish | 18 Aug 2014 | 1

Warlords of Draenor Collector’s Edition abuses the word epic

Every time somebody devalues the word “epic,” Beowulf has a little cry.

By Peter Parrish | 15 Aug 2014 | Comments Off

Warlords of Draenor cinematic and release date revealed

Blizzard ran a special Warlords of Draenor livestream today, specifically for the purpose of showing a first cinematic and release date for the expansion.

By Peter Parrish | 14 Aug 2014 | Comments Off

World of Warcraft to celebrate 10 years with firey corgis and more

In November World of Warcraft will be a whopping ten years old and there’s celebrations coming.

By Paul Younger | 6 Aug 2014 | Comments Off

Diablo 3 Sells 20 million, World of Warcraft subscriber numbers down

The latest Activision Blizzard financials have been released with more numbers.

By Paul Younger | 6 Aug 2014 | Comments Off

Warlords of Draenor cinematic reveal and release date on 14 August

With World of Warcraft players already taking part in the beta there’s not much else to reveal.

By Paul Younger | 5 Aug 2014 | Comments Off

Warcraft movie logo unveiled and there’s props on show too

The Warcraft movie filming has been underway for a while and today Legendary decided it was time to reveal the the logo at ComicCon.

By Paul Younger | 24 Jul 2014 | Comments Off

League of Legends tops Core PC games list for June

Newzoo has released new statistic in conjunction with Overwolf to reveal the most popular PC games played in June according to their data gathering.

By Paul Younger | 10 Jul 2014 | Comments Off

First Warcraft movie set picture shows director Duncan Jones pondering

The Warcraft movie is real, it’s not an urban myth as this first picture from the movie’s set confirms.

By Paul Younger | 28 Apr 2014 | Comments Off

BlizzCon 2014 is happening this November

Start rejoicing Blizzard fans as BlizzCon 2014 has been announced and tickets will be going on sale soon.

By Paul Younger | 23 Apr 2014 | Comments Off

Blizzard are actually creating real Azeroth Chopper motorcyles

World of Warcraft will be getting some new vehicles in the future but real ones have to be built first.

By Paul Younger | 12 Apr 2014 | Comments Off

World of Warcraft Warlords of Draenor patch notes reveal stat squishing

There’s a huge update for the World of Warcraft Warlords of Draenor expansion today now that alpha testing is underway in testing.

By Paul Younger | 4 Apr 2014 | Comments Off

Blizzard under DDoS Attack. Diablo, World of Warcraft, StarCraft and Hearthstone affected

Players have been experiencing login issues with Blizzard games this afteroon and Blizzard has confirmed they are victims of a DDoS attack.

By Paul Younger | 1 Apr 2014 | Comments Off

Boost World of Warcraft characters to 90 now. Warlords of Draenor due around 20 December

World of Warcraft players can now boost their characters to level 90 prior to the Warlords of Draenor expansion which is due later this year.

By Paul Younger | 10 Mar 2014 | Comments Off

World of Warcraft subs up again, Diablo 3 sells another million

For the first time in a fair while, the World of Warcraft subscription numbers are actually up again.

By Peter Parrish | 7 Feb 2014 | 3

Death Knight Love Story – Watch this great WoW movie by Hugh Hancock

The name Hugh Hancock or Strange Company may not ring many bells to most of you but Hugh has been involved with the Machinima scene since the nineties.

By Paul Younger | 23 Jan 2014 | Comments Off

Blizzard alert players over compromised World of Warcraft accounts due to trojan

Some important news if you’re a World of Warcraft player as a major problem caused by a trojan is affected player’s accounts.

By Paul Younger | 3 Jan 2014 | Comments Off

World of Warcraft mounts and pets now available to buy in-game

Blizzard has now rolled out the World of Warcraft mounts and pets store in-game making it nice and easy to spend your cash on these cosmetic items.

By Paul Younger | 11 Dec 2013 | 3

World of Warcraft and online games tracked by intelligence agencies to find terrorists

The news that appeared on The The Guardian, NYTimes  and Probublica earlier today from information gathered by whistleblower Edward Snowden reiterates that the NSA and GCHQ were accessing online games and any communication within some games to hunt terrorists .

By Paul Younger | 9 Dec 2013 | 2

Warcraft movie cast members revealed

Legendary Pictures has announced some of the cast for the Warcraft movie today.

By Paul Younger | 5 Dec 2013 | 3

World of Warcraft movie release delayed to 2016

World of Warcraft fans are going to have to keep waiting for the movie version of the game which is being directed by Duncan Jones.

By Paul Younger | 28 Nov 2013 | Comments Off

Greg “Ghostcrawler” Street departs Blizzard and World of Warcraft

If you’re a World of Warcraft player the name Ghostcrawler should be very familiar.

By Paul Younger | 27 Nov 2013 | Comments Off

World of Warcraft and StarCraft 2 now discounted as sales get underway

Expect a flurry of posts in the next 48 hours as Thanksgiving and Black Friday sales start surface.

By Paul Younger | 27 Nov 2013 | Comments Off

No World of Warcraft Annual Pass planned for Diablo 3 Reaper of Souls

When Blizzard launched Diablo 3 there was an influx of WoW players thanks to the special World of Warcraft Annual Pass.

By Paul Younger | 10 Nov 2013 | Comments Off

World of Warcraft aiming for annual expansions – Two more planned

As World of Warcraft players will know, the game’s expansions don’t appear as often as most fans would like.

By Paul Younger | 10 Nov 2013 | Comments Off

Blizzard say there’s no plans for World of Warcraft going free to play

World of Warcraft has seen a decline in subscriber numbers month on month but that’s not an indication that the MMO will be going free to play.

By Paul Younger | 9 Nov 2013 | 1

World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor announced

As expected following the recent trademark filing, Blizzard has announced the next World of Warcraft expansion as World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor.

By Paul Younger | 8 Nov 2013 | 3