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WoW Player Goes South Park - Reaches Level 60 by Killing Boars

Froozyy, 21 May 2020, 19:52

World of Warcraft: Classic has seen the first player in the world to hit the maximum level by killing only boars. This challenge was inspired by one of the episodes of South Park, in which the character, in order to be able to defeat a griefer, levelled up only in the starting location, killing only boars.

Blizzard Asks Players if They Want The Burning Crusade Classic

Aquma, 30 March 2020, 10:30

Developers from Blizzard Entertainment asked the players whether the company sould release The Burning Crusade for WoW Classic. The developers are considering doing it in a way that will satisfy players with different expectations.

World of Warcraft Doubled its Number of Subscribers

Adrian Werner, 07 February 2020, 16:15

Activision Blizzard has published a financial report for the past year. Apart from revenues and profits, we learned that the number of World of Warcraft subscribers has more than doubled.

Activision Blizzard and Take 2 Report - Digital Distribution Dominates

Froozyy, 08 November 2019, 23:14

The financial results for the previous quarter of Take-Two Interactive and Activision Blizzard clearly show that digital distribution and microtransactions prevail nowadays. Both companies enjoyed good earnings during this period.

WoW Shadowlands Will Use Experience Gained with Classic

Aquma, 08 November 2019, 15:00

Developers working on Shadowlands, the upcoming expansion to World of Warcraft, have admitted that they are inspired by classic WoW solutions, which are appreciated by the community and give gamers a lot of fun.

New Races in World of Warcraft - Blizzard Announces Patch 8.3

Entelarmer, 08 October 2019, 17:08

Blizzard presented Visions of N'zoth, another update for World of Warcraft. Patch 8.3 will introduce new races, improved auction house and many attractions related to the eponymous Old God.

WoW Classic - Dire Maul and Honor System Coming Later This Year

Aquma, 04 October 2019, 10:53

Ion Hazzikostas, the director of World of Warcraft Classic, said in an interview for PCGamer that this year the servers will enter the so-called second phase, during which players will receive new content.

WoW Classic and Hong Kong Protests - Censorship has no Place in Azeroth

fixumdyrdum, 26 September 2019, 21:51

The Taiwanese World of Warcraft Classic server has become a place for the people of Hong Kong and Taiwan to communicate with each other, regardless of censorship. And they raise issues that are uncomfortable to some, because they are connected with politics and protests.

WoW Classic - Perpetrator of Recent DDoS Attacks Arrested

Entelarmer, 20 September 2019, 12:18

Blizzard informed about the arrest of a person suspected of having launched DDoS attacks on the company's servers. The problems affected both World of Warcraft Classic and Overwatch players.

WoW Classic Players Banned for Exploiting a Bug

Aquma, 17 September 2019, 13:46

Players who have used an exploit that allows them to beat the same boss several times without going through the entire raid in World of Warcraft: Classic can expect a temporary ban and having the items they have gained through fraud confiscated.

WoW: Classic - Blizzard Enables Free Character Transfers

XxX, 04 September 2019, 16:30

Blizzard tries different ways to deal with the queues for the most popular World of Warcraft: Classic servers. Another idea is to provide free character transfers.

WoW Classic - First Player Reaches Level 60, Makes Celebration Parade

AlexB, 02 September 2019, 12:34

Streamer JokerdTV was the first to reach the level 60 in World of Warcraft Classic. He needed three days for that. The event was celebrated with a ceremonial parade of players.

World of Warcraft: Classic - Queues for Queues, Queues Everywhere

XxX, 28 August 2019, 14:49

The launch of WoW: Classic didn't go well. There was no shortage of willing players, but there was no place for all of them. Even before the start, everyone stood in a gigantic queue for servers, and then it only got worse.

World of Warcraft: Classic Launches to Enormous Queues

XxX, 27 August 2019, 10:06

The great release of WoW: Classic went exactly as expected. Players were forced to spend several hours in long queues on servers, but the title itself was a huge success, breaking through a magic barrier on Twitch.

World of Warcraft Classic Goes Live Today

Adrian Werner, 26 August 2019, 11:03

In a few hours World of Warcraft Classic will launch. The developers informed that in comparison to the trial version, the number of characters available per on one account will be significantly increased.

Blizzard is Considering Burning Crusade for World of Warcraft: Classic

XxX, 22 August 2019, 16:50

The recent Q&A session with the creators of World of Warcraft on Reddit has resulted in clearing many doubts about the release of World of Warcraft: Classic and what awaits players in the future.

World of Warcraft Classic - Blizzard Warns of Massive Server Queues

XxX, 19 August 2019, 18:29

The launch of World of Warcraft: Classic is fast approaching. The game is already enjoying great interest. Therefore, Blizzard warns against the massive queues that are waiting for the most popular servers.

WoW: Classic Player Checks if no Chairs Were Stolen Since 2004

XxX, 16 August 2019, 12:51

The launch of World of Warcraft: Classic is fast approaching. The developers regularly run load tests on servers to test their capacity. During one of such attempts, a player decided to count the chairs in the WoW world and see if there are as many as in the original title from 2004.

WoW: Classic - You Can Reserve Nicknames and Look For Old Friends

XxX, 07 August 2019, 12:51

WoW: Classic launch is approaching fast. A few days ago, Blizzard launched an entire forum where users will be able to find their friends they played with in 2004. But the there's more.

World of Warcraft Classic - New Test Schedule and Hardware Requirements

Adrian Werner, 04 August 2019, 20:00

Blizzard Entertainment has announced schedule of pre-release tests of World of Warcraft Classic. The final hardware requirements have also been revealed.

World of Warcraft Classic Players Confuse Features with Bugs

Frozen, 20 May 2019, 15:55

Many participants in the World of Warcraft Classic Closed Beta seem to be unable to distinguish between bugs and properly functioning elements of the game. For this reason, Blizzard Entertainment has prepared a list of the most frequently reported bugs, which are not really bugs.

World of Warcraft Classic Release and Beta Test Dates

Adrian Werner, 15 May 2019, 11:07

Blizzard Entertainment has announced the release date of World of Warcraft Classic. We also got to know the beta test dates of the project.

Blizzard Changes Roadmap for World of Warcraft Classic

Adrian Werner, 13 March 2019, 01:51

The team at Blizzard Entertainment shared the post-release support plans for World of Warcraft Classic, the remake of the very first WoW. The game's roadmap presents six phases, each introducing new challenges.