World of Warcraft

Published : Blizzard

Developed : Blizzard

Genre: Fantasy

Release Date: Nov 23, 2004

Monthly Fee: $14.95



World of Warcraft Overview

World of Warcraft (WoW) is the most successful MMORPG to date with over 12 millions subscribers at it's peak. World of Warcraft was created by Blizzard Entertainment and based off their extremely popular RTS game Warcraft.

With the success of World of Warcraft, we saw an explosion of MMORPG games shortly after. World of Warcraft has released multiple expansion packs since its release back in Nov 2004.

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The Novel Post: World of Warcraft: Dark Riders Review

Posted on Oct 14, 2013

This review of the World of Warcraft: Dark Riders novel by Mike Costa is of the spoiler-free variety. Check out the entire Blizzard catalog in our Extensive Extended Universe post. World of Warcraft: Dark Riders returns fans to the dark world of Duskwood of the Eastern Kingdoms. Players familiar with the territory will remember the

The Novel Post: World of Warcraft: Vol’jin – Shadows of the Horde Review

Posted on Sep 23, 2013

This review of the World of Warcraft: Vol’jin – Shadows of the Horde novel by Michael Stackpole is of the spoiler-free variety. Check out the entire Blizzard catalog in our Extensive Extended Universe post. World of Warcraft: Vol’jin – Shadows of the Horde is author Michael A. Stackpole’s first entry into the WoW universe. Fear

The Novel Post: World of Warcraft: Dawn of the Aspects: Part III

Posted on May 20, 2013

This review of the World of Warcraft: Dawn of the Aspects: Part 3 novel by Richard Knaak is of the spoiler-free variety. Check out the entire Blizzard catalog in our Extensive Extended Universe post. Before diving into the review proper, it’s important to note that Blizzard is releasing this book in a new fashion. Knaak’s

The Novel Post: World of Warcraft: Dawn of the Aspects: Part II

Posted on Apr 09, 2013

This review of the World of Warcraft: Dawn of the Aspects: Part II novel by Richard Knaak is of the spoiler-free variety. Check out the entire Blizzard catalog in our Extensive Extended Universe post. Before diving into the review proper, it’s important to note that Blizzard is releasing this book in a new fashion. Knaak’s

The Novel Post: World of Warcraft: Dawn of the Aspects: Part 1

Posted on Feb 26, 2013

This review of the World of Warcraft: Dawn of the Aspects: Part 1 novel by Richard Knaak is of the spoiler-free variety. Check out the entire Blizzard catalog in our Extensive Extended Universe post. Before diving into the review proper, it’s important to note that Blizzard is releasing this book in a new fashion. Knaak’s

The Novel Post: World of Warcraft: Jaina Proudmoore: Tides of War

Posted on Oct 05, 2012

This review of the World of Warcraft: Jaina Proudmoore: Tides of War novel by Christie Golden is of the spoiler-free variety. No novel has been more appropriately aligned with in-game events than Tides of War. Released just weeks ahead of Mists of Pandaria, Christie Golden was given the task of developing a story arc to


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Wow, What an Massive WoW Infographic

Posted on Jan 28, 2014

Publishers and developers love showing off the numbers of their babies. From subscribers to users to concurrent users the MMORPG genre is probably more open than most others in the industry. World of Warcraft, one of only a handful of games to approach the 10 years of service mark, is back at it. And you’ll be

Warcraft Film Begins Shooting

Posted on Jan 21, 2014

Seems like the Warcraft film is finally a real live thing. If all the recent activity, including various starring roles being discussed and a panel at BlizzCon 2013. Director Duncan Jones and Co. are holding to the January date for filming. In fact, the news comes straight from the director himself by way of his

Warcraft Twitter Confirms Two to the Warcraft Cast

Posted on Dec 30, 2013

The official Warcraft Twitter account has confirmed two new cast members for the upcoming Warcraft film before the names even hit the rumor mill. That very well may be due to the fact that the two confirmed actos don’t wield the same star power as Farrell or Fimmel. But who cares, more Warcraft film news

BlizzCon 2013: All the Best Cosplay from the Costume Contest

Posted on Nov 20, 2013

Lore Hound at BlizzCon 2013

Posted on Nov 07, 2013

Oh, yes. Definitely, yes. After a two year hiatus since the Mists of Pandaria reveal for World of Warcraft we’ll definitely be at BlizzCon 2013. The reveals, the panels, the cosplay, the debauchery and all the camaraderie, we’ll be there. We’ll be there to cover as much as we possibly can over the two-day celebration of everything

New Report Says Forget Colin Farrell for THE Warcraft Film Lead

Posted on Oct 28, 2013

Considering that filming for the Warcraft film is set to begin in January 2014, it’s probably important to land the film’s leads. I’m not a film executive or anything, but it seems to me that it’s fairly important to give an actor time to, ya know, read the script and adopt the persona. I’m also

The Novel Post: World of Warcraft: Dark Riders Review

Posted on Oct 14, 2013

This review of the World of Warcraft: Dark Riders novel by Mike Costa is of the spoiler-free variety. Check out the entire Blizzard catalog in our Extensive Extended Universe post. World of Warcraft: Dark Riders returns fans to the dark world of Duskwood of the Eastern Kingdoms. Players familiar with the territory will remember the

Warcraft Movie Dated; BlizzCon 2013 Virtual Ticket Items Revealed

Posted on Oct 02, 2013

It appears that we can officially put the label of “development hell” to rest when referencing the Warcraft movie. To rest specifically because today brings the first official news from Blizzard Entertainment itself on the movie’s impending release. The Duncan Jones helmed, potentially Colin Farrell vehicle that’s to begin filming in January 2014 is to

Blizzard Reportedly Trademarks ‘Heroes of the Storm’

Posted on Sep 30, 2013

That pesky Garrosh Hellscream now out of the way, World of Warcraft players are rightfully looking toward the universe’s next expansion. That and the endless desire for the gaming community to spoil any big news that BlizzCon may hold when it returns in early November for BlizzCon 2013. Reports have been detailing for a few days that

Colin Farrell & Paula Patton Cast as Leads in Warcraft Movie

Posted on Sep 24, 2013

A torrent of information on the supposed stars of the upcoming Warcraft movie have come out. Deadline originally reported that Colin Farrell (Phone Booth, Scrubs) had been offered the lead male role with Paula Patton (Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol) in contract negotiations for the main female role. Finally, after years of whisper at Legendary Pictures,


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