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See: Legion, WoW’s 2016 expansion


The Elder Scrolls Online brings back its Midyear Mayhem event on June 25

Starting on June 25th, The Elder Scrolls Online would like for you to punch your friends. Or punch strangers alongside your friends, whatever works....
Some elves have no eyes any more. Be sensitive.

WoW Factor: Behind blue (elf) eyes (in World of Warcraft)

Players were very excited when blue eye options were datamined out for Blood Elves in World of Warcraft: Shadowlands, then less happy when it was...

Flameseeker Chronicles: First impressions of Guild Wars 2’s No Quarter

After March’s relatively lightweight release, Steel and Fire, a lot of Guild Wars 2 players were expecting something big from this month’s release, entitled...

Torchlight III wraps up its closed beta, will talk about its future this Friday

After a year of traveling through alpha and beta testing -- not to mention downgrading from an MMORPG to an online multiplayer format --...

Guild Wars 2 on the storytelling philosophy of next week’s No Quarter episode

ArenaNet's Novera King has emerged to pen Guild Wars 2's latest dev blog - no surprise since it's about storytelling and she's one of...

Perfect Ten: Actually useful World of Warcraft toys

Pretty much since its inception, World of Warcraft has made a point to include just-for-fun items that were more about personal expression and enjoyment....
Through the fire and the flames

WoW Factor: World of Warcraft’s class and race restrictions have never made any sense

There are some things that exist in games because they make sense in-universe, and there are some things that exist solely as a game...

First impressions of Fallout 76 Wastelanders from a true newbie to the game

So I did something completely unexpected: I bought Fallout 76. It wasn't my idea. A few people in my guild had been talking about...
I am not supporting this lizard-shooting quest.

Massively Overthinking: The oldest MMORPGs we still play

When I was still a teenager in my earliest MMOs, the trend in the communities I ran in was to play MMOs sequentially, due...
Do this differently.

WoW Factor: Examining Shadowlands’ Warlock, Paladin, and Demon Hunter changes

It's the penultimate column in this particular series! And that's good because if people who used to make World of Warcraft are going to...
Actually call it a comeback.

WoW Factor: Examining Shadowlands’ Hunter, Priest, and Mage ability changes

Here we are again, and we've got a new mess of classes that got changed! Although in many ways these are the classes that...
Roast somebody.

World of Warcraft boosts reputation through May 18 and extends its experience boost

If you've got some lingering reputations you want to raise before Shadowlands arrives in World of Warcraft, you've got some added help in doing...
Whew. All right.

WoW Factor: The World of Warcraft expansion tour in review

All right. I've now been on this expansion tour for... well, seven weeks, but it feels like years. Partly because it meant covering a...

Overwatch’s Echo and unified hero pool update arrive next week

A new playable hero is always a massive deal in Overwatch, so it's no surprise to hear that the game's legion of followers have...
Eightfold path up ins.

WoW Factor: The World of Warcraft expansion tour – Battle for Azeroth

Oh no. I'd ask how this happened, but I know how it happened. It happened because I am a gigantic idiot. This expansion tour seemed...
Herp to the derp.

WoW Factor: The World of Warcraft expansion tour – Legion

Ah, good. This one is more fun than last week. As much as the latter half of World of Warcraft expansions heads into more...
A dispatch from the days when I bothered.

World of Warcraft adds in Legacy Loot mode for Legion raids and dungeons

As the saying goes, it's better late than never. Adding in Legacy Loot for World of Warcraft's prior expansion (Legion) certainly feels late at...
Do you really want to hurt me?

WoW Factor: The World of Warcraft expansion tour – Warlords of Draenor

Oh barf. Yes, folks, it... it had to happen. We had to get to this expansion. I know, none of us really want to. World of Warcraft...

Destiny 2’s Season of the Worthy sorts out winners and losers next week

Here's a reality check for you: Destiny 2 is about to go into its 10th season since the game launched back in 2017. Things...
When it comes.

WoW Factor: The World of Warcraft expansion tour – The Burning Crusade

So it seems pretty likely at this point that we are going to keep going through the various World of Warcraft expansions with Classic servers...