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Ex-WoW Dev Mark Kern Will Continue To Push For Vanilla Servers

06/16/2016, So far based on what we have heard, the meeting between Nostalrius and Blizzard went well. For those hearing about this for the first time, Nostalrius is the team that ran the fan-run vanilla World of Warcraft servers that was shut down by Blizzard a...

Blizzard Updates Authenticator App With The One-Button Authenticator

06/16/2016, For those who play Blizzard games and want to keep their accounts secure, you guys are probably aware of the mobile authenticator app. For those who aren’t familiar, this app generates a one-time code that you enter when logging into your account, thus...

Check Out Overwatch’s Chinese Rip-Off In Action

06/16/2016, Last month it was revealed that over in China, there was an Overwatch rip-off that did not look like it was just inspired by the game, but rather it looked like someone took the game, made some slight changes, and called it their own. For those wondering...

Overwatch Now Has 10 Million Players And Counting

06/14/2016, For fans of Blizzard’s games who were worried about Overwatch as this is essentially an unproven new title for the company, it seems that you guys needn’t have worried. Earlier this month, Blizzard announced that the game had more than 7 million...

World Of Warcraft: Legion Will Be More Dungeon-Centric

06/10/2016, If you aren’t too pleased with the state of the dungeons offered in Warlords of Draenor, then the upcoming Legion expansion for World of Warcraft could be what the doctor ordered. This is according to an interview World of Warcraft’s assistant lead...

Overwatch Players Who Rage Quit Will Get A 75% XP Penalty

06/09/2016, Some might say that Blizzard is late to the FPS game in which we’ve seen titles like Call of Duty and Battlefield dominate, but it seems that Blizzard being late to the game might actually be a blessing in disguise as it allowed them to learn from the...

Warcraft Movie Beats Out Star Wars: The Force Awakens In China

06/09/2016, Chances are if you are a fan of the Warcraft franchise, the Warcraft movie is one that you’ve been waiting for a long time now. However you’ve probably heard that the general consensus is that it is a bad movie, and that probably only fans of the...

Vanilla World Of Warcraft Servers Could Be Rather Complex To Setup

06/08/2016, Last week we reported that according to Nostalrius, the team behind the shutdown vanilla World of Warcraft servers, their meeting with Blizzard went well. So that begs the question, when will we see a Blizzard run vanilla World of Warcraft server? Turns...

Warcraft Movie Comic Prequel Available Today

06/07/2016, In some parts of the world, the Warcraft movie has been released, but for those of us living in the US, the movie will be dropping this coming Thursday. Reviews have been mixed, although for the most part they seem to be negative, but given Warcraft’s...

Gamer Hilariously Tries (And Fails) To Get A Free Copy Of Overwatch

06/07/2016, It goes without saying that at the moment, Overwatch is one of the hottest games available and it actually isn’t that expensive at $40 for the regular version of the game. However there are some people who just can’t help themselves and would love to...

Blizzard Keeping An Eye On Overwatch Cross Platform Possibility

06/07/2016, If there was one thing you were more or less guaranteed when you bought a Blizzard game is that you will get to play with all your friends who have the game as well. This is thanks to the fact that Blizzard’s games have pretty much been all PC, at least...

Former Diablo 3 Director Jay Wilson Is Leaving Blizzard

06/06/2016, Diablo 3 is not without its controversies. While at its core it is still the hack and slash adventure game that many of us grew up with, there are changes made to the game that many of the older players did not seem to like, one of which was the...

Overwatch’s Choice Of Kanji Is Causing Some Confusion

06/06/2016, In Blizzard’s latest shooter Overwatch, the company seems to have borrowed heavily from a variety of races and cultures for their characters, although we guess the most obvious would be Japanese with the characters (and brothers) Hanzo and Genji....

Blizzard Games Can Soon Be Streamed On Facebook

06/06/2016, Blizzard today announced that it’s working with Facebook to make it easier than ever to sign into its games, and to stream them online. It’s going to implement the social network’s Facebook Live API in its existing game lineup, enabling...