World of Warcraft brings the Cataclysm Classic pre-expansion patch on April 30

Do you remember back in the day when you were very excited to have Deathwing blow up a good chunk of World of Warcraft?...
It ain't 2001 any more.

The Daily Grind: Do you take a break from an MMO before an expansion?

There is always a period for any MMO between an upcoming expansion (or major update, in some cases) and the last major update where...

Final Fantasy XIV offers a New Year message ahead of its Fan Festival this weekend

Let's be real, it's not as if Final Fantasy XIV fans are going to be waiting ages after the New Year to hear from...
A short-term advantage, you say?

World of Warcraft’s Ion Hazzikostas claims War Within early access won’t grant long-term advantages

So let's recap for people who have missed out on this. World of Warcraft's next expansion, The War Within, is available for pre-order. This...

BlizzCon 2023: World of Warcraft’s War Within systems deep dive

If you were entranced by all of the promises unveiled as part of World of Warcraft: The War Within's reveal at BlizzCon on Friday,...
Leafy bits.

The Daily Grind: What plans do you make ahead of MMORPG expansions?

The fact of the matter is that for most MMORPGs these days, the time between an expansion being announced and the expansion actually being...
Some war, somewhere.

BlizzCon 2023: World of Warcraft’s next expansion is The War Within, first in the Worldsoul Saga expansion trilogy

The next World of Warcraft expansion has indeed been announced as The War Within, with players descending into the heart of Azeroth itself, engaging...

BlizzCon 2023: WoW Classic is getting Cataclysm in 2024 and Season of Discovery in Vanilla

Yes, World of Warcraft fans, WoW Classic is indeed going ahead to the next expansion in the game's history. WoW Classic: Cataclysm has been...

BlizzCon 2023: Diablo IV announces its first expansion, Vessel of Hatred

We've been told that Diablo IV will be getting an expansion for some time now, and now we finally have some information about it....
Complete with strong eye contact

The Daily Grind: What do you want from an expansion reveal event for an MMORPG?

Here's the honest truth: As I become older and more tired, I am increasingly worn out by big gigantic events announcing a new expansion...
Who taught you math?!

The Daily Grind: Who or what is the least-effective Big Bad from an MMO expansion?

Over the various expansions World of Warcraft has had, there have been a number of different Big Threats in each expansion. Some of them...
I'm sad!

Square-Enix Q1 2024: Overall profits and MMO sales drop as FFXVI underperforms

The latest earnings report for Square-Enix has been released for the period ending on June 30th, 2023, and it's good news for the company...
Hollow Knee.

Final Fantasy XIV’s next expansion is called Dawntrail

The fan festival has just revealed that the next expansion for Final Fantasy XIV is titled Dawntrail and will release in summer of 2024....
On the forum.

The Daily Grind: How do you like to take on major MMO expansions?

After more than a decade in this ridiculous field I sometimes miss being able to just take expansions and major patches entirely at my...
Oh, to pretend to believe.

World of Warcraft: Dragonflight gets a November 28 release date

Here we go: World of Warcraft: Dragonflight has a release date scheduled, and it's soon. Not "next week" soon, no, but "put in your...
Testing my PATIENCE more like

World of Warcraft opens up the whole of Dragonflight for beta testing today

Want to test everything that's available in World of Warcraft: Dragonflight? The good news is that players who have opted into the beta may...

World of Warcraft gives Shadowlands away for free through September 5

So let's assume for the sake of argument that you decided not to purchase World of Warcraft: Shadowlands when it came out, and following...
Oh, to pretend to believe.

World of Warcraft previews the Ohn’ahran Plains and the upcoming dungeons of Dragonflight

Gosh, you know whom we haven't fought in World of Warcraft in ages? Centaurs. Let's get on that with the Ohn'ahran Plains in Dragonflight;...
This was smart. This was a good plan. I'm glad we're doing this.

World of Warcraft: Wrath of the Lich King is confirmed to be launching on September 26

It's almost time to head back to Northrend in World of Warcraft. The official word is out after last week's leak confirming that Wrath...
You might say to get on with it, but drawing it out is literally the point sometimes.

Check out the races for dragon riding in World of Warcraft: Dragonflight

One of the major new features coming with World of Warcraft: Dragonflight is, well, riding your own dragon around the map and getting to...