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World of Warcraft Classic beta testers confusing old-school features for bugs

Blizzard released a "not a bug" list for World of Warcraft Classic, as beta testers apparently kept reporting intended features. The list includes the "Your skill in Protection increased to 15" message that appears upon leveling up.
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World of Warcraft's allied races will make you want to start a new character

The Horde and Alliance are seeking new allies in their struggle for control of Azeroth. Whether you pledge your allegiance to the Horde or Alliance, we have a guide to help you unlock every allied race in Battle for Azeroth.
Computing

DirectX 12 support finally arrives on Windows 7 for World of Warcraft gamers

DirectX 12 support is finally arriving on Windows 7, and Microsoft announced that the first game to support the feature is World of Warcraft. Gamers will benefit from a boost in framerate after they install the latest patch.
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Here's what you need to know about World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth

World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth is the latest expansion for the now 14-year-old MMORPG. It goes back to the roots of the Alliance vs. Horde conflict. Here's what you need to know.
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People say MMORPGs are a dying genre, but these awesome games prove them wrong

There are tons of different options for MMO players in 2018, including games that blur the line between "traditional" games and those that qualify as MMORPGs. These are the best MMORPGs of 2018.
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Blizzard reportedly working on ‘Warcraft’-themed ‘Pokémon Go’

Blizzard is reportedly working on a Warcraft-themed version of Pokémon Go, according to an in-depth Kotaku report on the Diablo franchise. The mobile game is in development amid the criticism against Diablo Immortal.
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'World of Warcraft Classic' is boring, but that's just fine

'World of Warcraft Classic' is a recreation of the popular MMO's original release. It's faithful to the source material and will certainly give you a serious nostalgia trip, but it also has the same warts as the original.
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Blizzcon 2018: From ‘Diablo Immortal’ to a new ‘Overwatch’ hero, here’s everything we saw

Blizzard touched on all of its franchises during the BlizzCon 2018 opening ceremony. A full-featured Diablo mobile game is in the works, the next Hearthstone expansion arrives real soon, and a remake Warcraft 3 set to launch next year.
Gaming

Classic remaster will be free with ‘World of Warcraft’ subscription

World of Warcraft fans were wondering how much the Classic remaster would cost. Now, they have their answer. Classic will be available as part of a standard subscription and won't be sold alone.
Gaming

‘Battle for Azeroth’ doesn’t let you play your way, and that sucks

'Battle for Azeroth' has promise on paper, but its many features are only available in certain circumstances, or at certain times. It's an expansion that relies entirely on the success of its predecessor and adds little new for players.
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Expect devilish dealings for Azshara in the final ‘Battle for Azeroth’ short

Blizzard reveals the last Warbringers short and we get an up close and personal look at the destruction of Queen Azshara's former kingdom and the rebirth of one of the most vicious villains in World of Warcraft.
Gaming

‘World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth’ is the game’s fastest-selling expansion

World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth, the latest expansion for Blizzard's long-running online game, has managed to break franchise records for first-day sales. It's available now on PC and Mac.
Gaming

Azerite armor is the key to your power in 'Battle for Azeroth.' Here's how it works

Progression is changing in World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth. If you want to power up your character, then you'll want to know everything you can about Azerite Armor, and how to obtain Azerite.
Gaming

Here is our ‘World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth’ leveling guide

This 'World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth' leveling guide will help you quickly rise from level to the new expansion's maximum of 120. Most of these tips work even for new players who've never touched the game before.
Gaming

The first six ‘World of Warcraft’ expansions are now free, as they should be

Blizzard has made all previous World of Warcraft expansions – and the original 2004 game – free with a subscription, and it’s the best decision the company could make.
Gaming

The new ‘World of Warcraft’ patch kills PvP servers, but not PvP

Ahead of Battle for Azeroth's August 14 launch, patch 8.0 will drop July 17, bringing a slew of changes to professions, artifacts, and stats. You can also try out the new War mode, which replaces the standard PvP servers.
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‘World of Warcraft’ DDoS attacker gets a year in prison, nearly $30,000 fine

A disgruntled World of Warcraft player who engaged in DDoS attacks against the game's European servers has been sentenced to a year in prison, the Justice Department has announced.
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15 years after its release, ‘Warcraft III’ finally gets widescreen support

The latest patch for Warcraft III is one of largest the game has received in years. Most notably, you can finally play the nearly 16-year-old game in widescreen, and the player count has increased from 12 to 24.