world of warcraft

Official Site: World of Warcraft
Studio: Blizzard Entertainment
Launch Date: November 23, 2014
Genre: Fantasy Themepark
Business Model: Subscription (Cash Shop)
Platform: PC

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WoW Factor: So let’s talk about World of Warcraft’s Evoker

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I should have more of an opinion about Evokers than I actually do. Maybe that's an overreaction at this point; the newest hero class being...

World of Warcraft hopes modern reporting tools, social contract will improve community behavior

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Is trying to fix World of Warcraft's sometimes toxic community a case of too little, too late -- or is it a worthwhile endeavor...

Global Chat: Is it a good idea for EVE Online to go back to expansions?

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With traditional expansions back on the table for EVE Online, the question of whether it'll ultimately help the MMO looms in the galactic foreground. The...
Let's eat-a the pizz-a

Vague Patch Notes: The specter of MMO persistence in single-player games

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Recently, we got a great letter from a listener asking about an issue that he'd been having with single-player games compared to MMOs. Essentially,...

Alleged stalker of a World of Warcraft streamer is arrested and faces five years of federal prison time

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A two year-long hell for one streamer of World of Warcraft is hopefully coming to an end. Evan Baltierra, a former Los Angeles World...
This looks... boring.

Blizzard posts patch notes for World of Warcraft patch 9.2.5 with cross-faction grouping

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We mentioned recently that World of Warcraft's newest build of patch 9.2.5 on the test servers was flagged as a release candidate. Turns out...
Fighty fight fight.

Perfect Ten: 10 great ways to lose new players from your MMO

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MMOs require new blood. Not exclusively or anything; you can keep an MMO going for quite some time on existing happy players. But existing...

The Daily Grind: How cluttered or clean is your MMO user interface?

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Growing up with MMORPGs, it's only natural to get used to the often cluttered interfaces. The other night I was playing LOTRO and forced...
SO YA START NOW, COME ON!

World of Warcraft shares details on raid encounter design and communication

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Knowing what's coming next in high-end group content is a pretty important component of World of Warcraft, but the team is aware of how...

World of Warcraft seeks a Narrative Director, recaps recent Dragonflight interviews

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So, do you think you know all there is to know about World of Warcraft lore and storytelling? WoWhead noticed that World of Warcraft is...

Massively Overthinking: The MMO grudges we just can’t let go

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Back in April, MMO Fallout's Connor and I had a lil tweet convo about grudges. He was joking that there will be aged gamers...

Dual Universe’s beta introduces an EVE Plex-like coupon for subscription time

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Those who haven't been following Dual Universe for a long time may not realize that it's had a subscription system in its pre-launch state...

Perfect Ten: MMO critters so cute it makes your teeth hurt

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I vividly remember a conversation I had with my then-girlfriend's parents back in 1996 about the potential of this growing "internet" phenomenon. With my...
The Doom Brigade

PSA: World of Warcraft Classic prepares to discontinue the character clone service on July 26

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The character clone service in WoW Classic was an interesting approach to how the game handled The Burning Crusade Classic vs. the vanilla experience;...
Same old story, same old song and dance.

Diablo III dev shares behind-the-scenes stories for its 10th anniversary

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First of all, it's been 10 years since Diablo III launched on May 15th, 2012, and that makes us all so old. Second, it's...

WoW Classic interview doubles down on Wrath Classic’s lack of a dungeon finder

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If fans hoping that community pressure might convince Blizzard to change its mind on the controversial decision to exclude a dungeon finder from the...
All is fine!

Betawatch: Wrath of the Lich King Classic’s beta approaches this summer

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Picture this: The World of Warcraft team is crouched together in a dark room. Somewhere in the distance, you hear wolves howling. There is...
The doom that came to WoW

Storyboard: The fatal flaw of overreaching villain plans in MMOs plotlines

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So the other day, a friend and I were talking about villainous schemes in MMO storylines. Specifically, we were talking about why World of...
You want to make a what?

World of Warcraft is testing a ‘social contract’ for its players in 9.2.5

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"For the love of the Titans, please be a decent person to your fellow players." That is not what the new social contract in World...
Almost tangible. Again.

Massively Overthinking: If you could change one thing about an MMO…

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Back in April, MOP's Colin posed us an interesting challenge on the MOP Podcast: change one thing about an MMO you don't like that...

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