Posts Tagged World of Warcraft


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

Watch some of BlizzCon 2013 free – Check our schedule for start times in your time zone

There’s some good news if you’re strapped for cash and want to watch some of BlizzCon 2013 as Blizzard will be airing some of the event for free.

By Paul Younger | 8 Nov 2013 | Comments Off

New Call of Duty in 2014 and significant World of Warcraft content incoming

Activision Blizzard has just held their Q3 2013 financials conference call and it brings a few bits and pieces of  interesting information. 

By Paul Younger | 7 Nov 2013 | Comments Off

Warlords of Draenor trademarked by Blizzard – Next WoW expansion?

There’s some more Blizzard trademark action once again, this time for the name Warlords of Draenor.

By Paul Younger | 2 Nov 2013 | 1

BlizzCon 2013 Schedule revealed

Blizzard are gearing up for BlizzCon next month with the reveal of the event schedule.

By Paul Younger | 18 Oct 2013 | Comments Off

Blizzard win legal case against World of Warcraft bot company

Over the years there has been so many different bots to automate actions in World of Warcraft and other Blizzard games but Blizzard has a zero tolerance policy when it comes to cheating in their games.

By Paul Younger | 17 Oct 2013 | Comments Off

Legendary Pictures reveal World of Warcraft movie release date

It’s finally happening, a release date for the World of Warcraft movie has just been revealed by Legendary Pictures.

By Paul Younger | 2 Oct 2013 | 2

Blizzard registers trademark for Heroes of the Storm

Blizzard has been busy filing more trademarks, this time for Heroes of the Storm which has now been filed in the US following a New Zealand trademark filing for the same name.

By Paul Younger | 30 Sep 2013 | 1

World of Warcraft Siege of Orgrimmar patch 5.4 goes live tomorrow

The next major content update for World of Warcraft arrives tomorrow and it’s called Siege of Orgrimmar.

By Paul Younger | 9 Sep 2013 | Comments Off

World of Warcraft subscriber numbers continue to fall

World of Warcraft subscriber numbers are becoming a regular feature every time a financial report is issued by Activision Blizzard.

By Elly | 26 Jul 2013 | 2

Blizzard’s new Battle.Net launcher demoed in video

Blizzard are in the process of testing their Steam/Origin-like desktop launcher system for Battle.Net to provide easy access to their game information, and some video footage has surfaced today.

By Paul Younger | 23 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

Legendary don’t want to “screw it up” with World of Warcraft movie

The World of Warcraft movie feels a little like Duke Nukem Forever.

By Paul Younger | 3 Jul 2013 | 4

Filming of World of Warcraft movie starts early 2014

The World of Warcraft movie has been talked about for years but it’s one of those videogame movie tie-in projects that seemed to never quite get off the ground.

By Paul Younger | 3 Jun 2013 | 1

Blizzard confirms Project Titan team reduction and redesign

Following last night’s news that Blizzard were going back to the drawing board with their unannounced MMO codenamed Project Titan, they have confirmed the story that the game is being redesigned.

By Paul Younger | 29 May 2013 | 1

World of Warcraft figures continue to decline

Activision Blizzard’s latest financial call revealed a continual decline in World of Warcraft subscriptions.

By Paul Younger | 9 May 2013 | 2

World of Warcraft getting in-game browser

Blizzard has announced that World of Warcraft will be getting it’s own in-game browser.

By Paul Younger | 10 Apr 2013 | Comments Off

PC gaming is growing with record revenues says report

A report by the PCGaming Alliance, the non-profit body which includes Intel, AMD,  Epic and other notable players in the PC gaming industry, reveals that PC gaming is on the rise.

By Paul Younger | 28 Mar 2013 | Comments Off

World of Warcraft numbers decline, Blizzard “aggressively” support Diablo 3

Last night was the latest financial call from Activision Blizzard which threw up more big numbers and comments on how well they are doing with game such as Skylanders and Call of Duty.

By Paul Younger | 8 Feb 2013 | 3

World of Warcraft 5.2 patch hits PTRs – DOTA style Battleground uncovered

Blizzard has now kicked the World of Warcraft 5.2 patch live on the PTR servers.

By Paul Younger | 3 Jan 2013 | 3

Football Manager 2013 Still Tops UK Charts

Football Manager 2013 tops the UK PC Game charts for week ending 15 December followed closely by the Sims 3.

By Paul Younger | 17 Dec 2012 | Comments Off

Risky Business 1: Innovation

In this feature series, we’ll be trying to puzzle out the whys and wherefores of making successful games.

By Tim McDonald | 16 Nov 2012 | 1