wrath of the lich king

Official Site: Wrath of the Lich King
Relevance: The second World of Warcraft expansion.
Launch Date: November 13, 2008

See: World of Warcraft

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Blizzard begs WoW Classic players to transfer away from queues as tech can’t resolve capacity chaos

As we've been noting for the last week, the WoW Classic Wrath of the Lich King pre-patch launch hasn't gone to plan, largely thanks...
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World of Warcraft Classic players are still dealing with server queues even after a week

It would be a pretty safe assumption to make that players of WoW Classic are eager for the Wrath of the Lich King expansion's...

World of Warcraft Classic reconsiders earlier proposed changes to Wrath’s Ulduar raid

The devs and community council members of WoW Classic addressed several matters related to the upcoming Wrath of the Lich King expansion earlier in...

The Daily Grind: Will New World’s big overhaul lure you back?

I have to say that I'm a little surprised at how little the New World preview earlier this week rippled across the MMO genre....

Wrath Classic’s pre-patch arrived last night with unsightly queues, level boost sales

Even though Wrath Classic is still officially a month away, the era of Northrend, Death Knights, and happy-go-lucky Arthas is here with the debut...

World of Warcraft’s Wrath of the Lich King prepatch launches in WoW Classic tonight

Blizzard's massive autumn World of Warcraft blitz continues today with the release of the Wrath of the Lich King's prepatch in WoW Classic. As...
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WoW Factor: Why trying to draw back former MMO raiders doesn’t work

World of Warcraft has gone harder on its raiding focus in recent years in a lot of ways, starting with Warlords of Draenor and...
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WoW Factor: Optimal choices in MMO talent trees don’t justify removing them

So there's this funny persistent thing that goes around when it comes to talent trees in World of Warcraft. A certain coalition of players...
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World of Warcraft previews more zones of Northrend for Wrath of the Lich King Classic, gears up for the Great Push competition

Honestly, the odds are good that if you're looking forward to the next classic expansion in World of Warcraft, you don't really need zone...
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Perfect Ten: 10 MMOs that took aim at World of Warcraft

The fact that we currently have a Big Five in the MMO space is a big change from not so long ago, when the...
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World of Warcraft: Wrath of the Lich King launches its pre-patch and fresh start realms on August 30

Still eager to go back to the days of World of Warcraft when everyone was trampling across Northrend? Your journey starts on August 30th,...

Wrath of the Lich King Classic shows off the starter zones of Northrend, Borean Tundra and Howling Fjord

Despite the achievement name in World of Warcraft, there are actually a lot of things boring about Borean Tundra, although thankfully Coldarra isn't one...
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Blizzard addresses Wrath Classic feedback, refuses to budge an inch on dungeon finder decision

In the midst of testing for next month's release of Wrath Classic, Blizzard's lead software engineer posted a lengthy response to a number of...
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WoW Factor: Dragonflight, Wrath Classic, and trying to stop the bleeding

So if you somehow missed it, Activision-Blizzard posted its most recent earnings report this week. It was not good for the company as a...

Activision-Blizzard Q2 2022: More revenue dips for WoW, ABK, and Blizzard in spite of Diablo Immortal

Welcome back to our regular coverage of Activision-Blizzard's quarterly financials. As of this afternoon, we have Q2's results, comprising April, May, and June 2022; let's...
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WoW Factor: How Blizzard squandered the potential and desire for WoW Classic

With the upcoming release of Wrath of the Lich King Classic, I think it's now completely fair to say that World of Warcraft took...
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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...
Here we go again.

WoW Classic’s Wrath of the Lich King launches September 26 according to yet another Blizzard leak

Sooooo either Blizzard's web team had another oopsie or somebody really wanted to distract everyone from the fact that Activision-Blizzard workers staged a walkout...

Wrath Classic testing shifts to Death Knight experience, arena battles, and raids

While the rumored Wrath Classic prepatch and experience bonus has yet to arrive, WoW Classic players can take solace that the testing process is...

The Soapbox: WoW’s talent trees don’t deserve your nostalgia

As World of Warcraft's Dragonflight expansion marches into alpha testing, we're getting more glimpses at its new/old talent system, which harkens back to the...