The Daily Grind: Are you a fan of Guild Wars 2’s non-traditional mounts?
Aug 14, 2017

Mounts are the big new thing in Guild Wars 2’s Path of Fire expansion, and as I’ve previously mentioned, I was initially concerned about their inclusion, given that traditional mounts would seem to necessitate a major revision of the game’s foundation. But of course, the new mounts aren’t traditional mounts; they seem more like toys to help players navigate parts [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

Patch 7.3 - Antoran Charhound and Gloomhound, Investor Call, Tweets
Aug 14, 2017

Community Highlights: Perfect Jesseth Scythe, Fan Art Wallpaper What Decks are the Hearthstone Pros Playing? 5 Decks You Need to Try! Patch 7.3 - Antoran Charhound Patch 7.3 adds the Antoran Charhound mount. Patch 7.3 - Antoran Gloomhound Patch 7.3 adds the Antoran Gloomhound mount. Activision Blizzard Investor Call The latest earnings call had a few interesting points! Blizzard had the biggest quarterly online player community in its history with a record 46 million MAUs, up 38% year-over-yeMMO-Champion

Wowhead's Artist's Corner and Giveaway - Runesael
Aug 14, 2017

Welcome to this month's Artist's Corner! Here at Wowhead we love art, every and all forms of it - drawing, painting, sculpting, woodworking, metalworking, jewelry making, papercrafting, badge making, everything under the sun.In an effort to share with you all what we love what our wonderful community does we are trying out what we like to call "Wowhead's Artist's Corner"! About once a month we will feature an artist and their craft.Continue reading »Wowhead News

MMOChampionWoW published a new upload: Patch 7.3 - Antoran Charhound Mount
Aug 13, 2017
MMOChampionWoW published a new upload: Patch 7.3 - Antoran Gloomhound Mount
Aug 13, 2017
Weekend deals: Nintendo Switch available again, plus best Oculus Rift VR ...
Aug 13, 2017

Got a about four hundred and change this weekend and want to burn it in a quick flash? There's two gaming path to take this weekend with PC gamers being tempted by a sweet Oculus Rift VR bundle at Best Buy, and GameStop once again stocking in Nintendo Switch and bundling them with various games and accessories. ...Destuctoid

Guides for New WoW Players - What To Do First 10 Minutes In Game, All ...
Aug 13, 2017

With Patch 7.3 getting closer and adding many catch-up mechanisms for Artifacts and Gear, in addition to all the anticipation surrounding the lore on Argus, we know some of you reading this may be picking up WoW after a long break!To help you jump right in and enjoy Legion we've created a series of guides addressing the immediate things to do as a first-time player:Continue reading »Wowhead News

One Shots: Out for a monster stroll
Aug 13, 2017

He just wanted to go out for a casual stroll. He picked the worst possible day to do it. Todd the Troll lumbered out of Mordor, looking for a breath of fresh air and possibly some daisies to pick for his deformed girlfriend back home. What he found was a pitched battle between his comrades and some inexplicably agitated humans [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

Weekly Blizzard Roundup: Wowhead Weekly #128, Heroes Twitch Prime Loot ...
Aug 12, 2017

This week's Blizzard Roundup includes Wowhead Weekly #128, Heroes Twitch Prime Loot Boxes and the announcement of the new Overwatch game mode, Deathmatch!Wowhead Weekly #128Join Perculia and Panser in Wowhead Weekly #128.Hearthstone - Knights of the Frozen Throne ReleasedHearthstone's latest expansion has released and it's time for players to take down the Lich King once again. Make sure to check out our sister site, Hearthhead, for their Guide to the new expansion.Continue reading »Wowhead News

Aug 11 Hotfixes, Netherlight Crucible Clarifications, Warcraft III PTR, WoW ...
Aug 12, 2017

Community Highlights: Perfect Jesseth Scythe, Fan Art Wallpaper Top 5 Best Ladder Decks to Play From Knights of the Frozen Throne Patch 7.2.5 Hotfixes - August 11 Originally Posted by Blizzard (Blue Tracker / Official Forums) Dungeons and Raids Darkheart Thicket Dresaron has reorganized the eggs in his lair ... again. ...MMO-Champion

The Game Archaeologist: EverQuest Online Adventures
Aug 12, 2017

In the pantheon of SOE’s (now Daybreak) flagship EverQuest franchise, there used to be a whole family of MMOs gathered around the table every evening. There was Papa EverQuest, looking a little wrinkled and worn but also radiating fame and authority. Next to him was Mama EverQuest II, a powerful if matron of entertainment. And EverQuest Next used to be a twinkle [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

WoW Economy Weekly Wrap-Up: Transmog, Profession Shuffling, Analyzing ...
Aug 12, 2017

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Skull And Bones Dev Talks Single-Player, Loot Boxes, And Why It's Not An ...
Aug 12, 2017

One of Ubisoft's big reveals at E3 this summer was the pirate naval warfare game Skull & Bones. We played it at E3 and came away generally impressed. And on a recent trip to developer Ubisoft Singapore's studio we had the opportunity to speak with creative director Justin Farren, who worked on Gears of War and Madden before joining Ubisoft. ...Gamespot's Video Game New

Latest WoW fixes nerf Kil’jaeden on Normal and Mythic difficulties
Aug 12, 2017

Before we head into the weekend, Blizzard released a small round of hotfixes that should make raid groups pretty happy. Kil’jaeden has received nerfs in both Normal and Mythic difficulties, with the Normal nerfs being flat reductions in damage and the Mythic nerfs more in the ‘quality-of-life’ category that should make the encounter easier. Sadly,...Blizzard Watch

Patch 7.2.5 Hotfixes for August 11, Blizzard at Gamescom
Aug 12, 2017

Today's hotfixes includes changes to Kil'Jaeden on Normal and Mythic difficulty.For more recent news, check out our T21 Death Knight Armor preview and the Vindacaar Matrix Overview.BlizzardAugust 11HotfixesDungeons and RaidsDarkheart Thicket Dresaron has reorganized the eggs in his lair ... again. Tomb of SargerasKil'jaeden Reduced Kil'jaeden's melee damage by 15% on Normal difficulty.Armageddon Hail damage reduced by 15% on Normal difficulty.Continue reading »Wowhead News

Patch 7.2.5 Hotfixes for August 11 - Kil'Jaeden Normal and Mythic Changes
Aug 12, 2017

Today's hotfixes includes changes to Kil'Jaeden on Normal and Mythic difficulty.BlizzardAugust 11HotfixesDungeons and RaidsDarkheart Thicket Dresaron has reorganized the eggs in his lair ... again. Tomb of SargerasKil'jaeden Reduced Kil'jaeden's melee damage by 15% on Normal difficulty.Armageddon Hail damage reduced by 15% on Normal difficulty.Rupturing Singularity cast during Deceiver's Veil now spawn in fixed locations on Mythic difficulty.Continue reading »Wowhead News

Death Knight Tier 21 - Dreadwake Armor
Aug 12, 2017

Today we are previewing the Death Knight Tier 21 set from Antorus, the Burning Throne, Dreadwake Armor. Keep track of all the Tier 21 armor sets and their bonuses on our Tier 21 armor overview.Video PreviewWe're previewing all of the tints for Mythic, Heroic, Normal, LFR, Elite, Alliance, and Horde on Male and Female Humans. Subscribe to Wowhead's YouTube Channel to be notified when more videos go live.Continue reading »Wowhead News

Destiny 2: The Story So Far
Aug 12, 2017

We're getting closer and closer to the launch of Destiny 2, which means it's time for a refresher on what exactly happened in the original. Destiny is known for having a somewhat confusing plot, so if you're a returning player, you might be fuzzy on the details--and if you're new, it might be really intimidating to jump into. ...Gamespot's Video Game New

Warcraft III starts testing map improvements, promises better matchmaking
Aug 11, 2017

Believe it or not, kiddos, there were other games in the Warcraft series than just a certain MMORPG. Warcraft III, which came out two years prior to World of Warcraft, was a smash hit that was soon overshadowed by its massively multiplayer sequel. That doesn’t mean that Blizzard completely forgot about the game — or that players stopped enjoying it. [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

Vindicaar Matrix Core Powers Overview
Aug 11, 2017

The Matrix Core powers the Vindicaar, your base of operations in Patch 7.3 Argus. As you quest throughout the three zones--Krokuun, Antoran Wastes, and Mac'Aree--you will unlock more powerful abilities used outdoors on Argus, which we're previewing in today's article!Unlocking all four Matrix Core abilities is required for Locked and Loaded, which is a requirement for Paragon of Argus and .Continue reading »Wowhead News

The Queue: Oh no he’s going to talk about Barbarians again
Aug 11, 2017

Look, I’m really playing a ton of Diablo 3 right now. I’ll be back in WoW as soon as 7.3 drops, but until it does, I simply do not care about it at all. And I’m fine with that. D3 is absolutely holding my attention and the only reason I’m not Paragon 300 or more on my Seasonal Hero is because I don’t want to pull ahead of my wife who has been too sick to play this week, so I’m leveling some alts. ...Blizzard Watch

Your wallet may object to this $1,300 Ace Attorney set
Aug 11, 2017

It was announced this week that Apollo Justice is to be released for the 3DS, bringing the complete run of mainline Ace Attorney titles to the Nintendo handheld. To this end, Capcom have announced a box-set of all six games, and even Phoenix Wright himself would have a tough time defending its price.The Ace Attorney Premium Edition is available to order at a whopping 150,000 yen, roughly $1300. ...Destuctoid

mother! trailer with Jennifer Lawrence makes you wee in your pants a little bit
Aug 11, 2017

I've always thought Jennifer Lawrence (Passengers, The Hunger Games) and Javier Bardem (Skyfall, No Country for Old Men) would make a great couple. Like, they have so much in common, and obviously there'd just be so much charisma there, wow. So, I'm happy to see that director Darren Aronofsky thought the same thing and put them in a movie together as a happily married couple living out a tranquil life in a big house in the country. ...Destuctoid

Do you want a new expansion yet?
Aug 11, 2017

I am probably pretty unusual in this because I really don’t want anything like a new expansion announced at Gamescom. I’m not even sure about BlizzCon this year. Do we need a new WoW expansion? I mean, logically yes, we will need a new one. We can’t be in Legion forever. But maybe this is...Blizzard Watch

The Nut Job 2: Nutty By Nature Review
Aug 11, 2017

It’s a mediocre distraction, the cinematic equivalent of dangling your keys in front of an infant.The Nut Job 2 is one of those rare examples in which the sequel is technically better than the original, but it’s still not a compliment. The bar was lowered so far the first time that even a squirrel could have reached it. The original The Nut Job starred Will Arnett as Surly Squirrel, a squirrel who was admittedly quite surly, but who was also trapped in a bizarre and contradictory social commentaIGN.com

Antorus, The Burning Throne Lore Dialogue and Forbidden Descent Zone Preview
Aug 11, 2017

Antorus, the Burning Throne raid testing continues with some of the richest lore bosses in the zone. We've previewed the latest area open for testing, Forbidden Descent and part of Seat of the Pantheon, as well as dialogue leading up to these eventful boss encounters. Last week, we previewed the earlier part of the raid zone.As this is a 7.3 preview, there will be spoilers in the dialogue.The bosses open for testing on Thursday were Varimathras, The Coven of Shivarra, and Aggramar.Continue readiWowhead News

Blizzard Launching "Global Diversity And Inclusion Initiative"
Aug 11, 2017

Kotaku has obtained an internal memo from Blizzard in which the Overwatch and World of Warcraft developer announced a new "global diversity and inclusion initiative." The purpose of the campaign is to recruit and retain more women and minority groups that are currently underrepresented at the Irvine, California-based giant.Not only that, but Blizzard said in the memo that it wants to improve the work environment for women and underrepresented minority groups.Blizzard CEO and co-founder Mike MorhGamespot's Video Game New

Netherlight Crucible Q&A: RNG, Relic Previews and More
Aug 11, 2017

Blizzard has answered additional questions about the Netherlight Crucible, including the RNG component and why previewing a relic means you can't then trade it. Learn more about the basics of this system in our Netherlight Crucible Preview.BlizzardOkay, here's a first pass at some answers. Thanks for all the discussion so far.Q: Why are you adding this system? What’s with the RNG?A:Continue reading »Wowhead News

What do previous expansions tell us about Legion’s future?
Aug 11, 2017

We’re in that part of Legion‘s life cycle when we begin speculating on what’s next, and more importantly, when we’ll find out. Patch 7.3 is progressing nicely on the PTR, and the latest PVP season will be ending soon. This seems to strongly hint that the patch will be out soon as well. But that...Blizzard Watch

The Krokul Lore Museum on Argus
Aug 11, 2017

The Krokul, a group of eredar who remained on Argus but did not join Sargeras, have created a museum dedicated to preserving their culture. In this Patch 7.3 video we're showing off the flavor text for all of their prized artifacts.You can help the Krokul out directly in 7.3 by aiding the Argussian Reach faction.Archivist Ionaa:Before you are remnants of memories past, echoes of what our people were before the Dark Titan came.Continue reading »Wowhead News

Hearthstone returns to Northrend in Knights of the Frozen Throne
Aug 11, 2017

There’s a chill wind sweeping in from the north(rend) today: Knights of the Frozen Throne is now live in Hearthstone! The expansion is one of the biggest and most significant for the game yet, taking fans back to one of World of Warcraft’s most beloved eras. Frozen Throne contains 135 new cards and several free missions for all players, as [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

Knights of the Frozen Throne Guides on Hearthhead
Aug 10, 2017

Knights of the Frozen Throne GuidesThe latest Hearthstone expansion, Knights of the Frozen Throne, launches today and our sister site Hearthhead has guides for the new expansion. This expansion includes Death Knight legendary cards of all the original classes, notable cards from Icecrown Citadel and the Frozen Throne Adventure involving the Lich King!Make sure to check out the Welcome Guide for the Expansion and Frozen Throne Guide with more guides coming soon.Continue reading »Wowhead News

Twilight and Luminous Starseeker Giveaway - Round 2
Aug 10, 2017

Twilight and Luminous Starseeker Giveaway - Round 2 Didn't win a mount and pet bundle in our previous giveaway? Blizzard has your back! They've given us another 8 mount and pet bundles to give away! The Twilight pet and Luminous Starseeker flying mount are now on the Battle.Net Store for 30 USD / 30 EUR. You can get the mount and pet separately as well. The giveaway is for 8 x Luminous Starseeker mounts and Twilight pets.Four US and Four EU winners will be selectedTo enter the giveaway, just repMMO-Champion

HGC heads to Taiwan for Eastern Clash, APEX Season 4 begins
Aug 10, 2017

It’s a weird mix of esport and PVE, but the World of Warcraft team is hosting a competitive Mythic+ dungeon crawl. The deadline to enter — provided you’ve posted scores high enough — is in two weeks. Why not kick back and see if you qualify while you watch these esports this weekend? Heroes of...Blizzard Watch

Hearthstone Frozen Throne Expansion Out Now, Here Are Some Boss Tips From ...
Aug 10, 2017

Hearthstone's latest expansion, The Knights of the Frozen Throne, is available now, and that means the first set of single-player missions have unlocked as well. While previous expansions either introduced a set of new cards to the game or offered up some adventures, the Frozen Throne combines both concepts along with a new Hero card type and the Lifesteal keyword. ...Gamespot's Video Game New

The Most Popular Mounts on Wowhead
Aug 10, 2017

With the new Luminous Starseeker mount for sale on the Blizzard Shop, we're taking a look at the 10 most popular mounts on Wowhead. These rankings are based on Google Analytics results from the past month!To learn more about collecting mounts, check out The Littlest Mountain: An overview of ALL Mounts and Pets in the game!This is also a final call for our Luminous Starseeker and Twilight giveaway, ending on Aug 11th! We're giving away 15 bundles, enter here.Continue reading »Wowhead News

Rumor: World of Warcraft’s next expansion leaked
Aug 10, 2017

Warning: If you hate potential spoilers about World of Warcraft, you may want to skip the rest of this article! Photos and descriptions of the alleged expansion, which is called Veil of Shadows, were posted on Imgur and seem to confirm some of the speculation as to where the MMORPG might be heading. According to the description, Veil of Shadows will [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

World of Warcraft - Fresh Wave of RMT Bans + EU Forums Ignored? Blizz Says No
Aug 10, 2017

A ban wave has been initiated in World of Warcraft to close accounts for trading real-world cash for dungeon / raid clears as well as a series of bans for account sharing "in order to gain a competitive advantage during raid progression". Both are considered violations of the Terms of Use. There is no mention of the length of the bans.mmorpg - wow

World of Warcraft - New Wave of RMT Bans + EU Forums Ignored? Blizz Says No
Aug 10, 2017

A ban wave has been initiated in World of Warcraft to close accounts for trading real-world cash for dungeon / raid clears as well as a series of bans for account sharing "in order to gain a competitive advantage during raid progression". Both are considered violations of the Terms of Use. There is no mention of the length of the bans.mmorpg - wow

Recent Actions Against ToU Violations, Blue Posts, HotS - Garrosh Patch, ...
Aug 10, 2017

Pink Smoke Effect, Westmarch Workshop, Necromancer Cosplay Knights of the Frozen Throne Launches This Thursday! Recent Actions Against ToU Violations Originally Posted by Blizzard (Blue Tracker / Official Forums) We’ve recently taken action against a number of accounts that were actively participating in and/or advertising the sale of in-game raid or dungeon clears in exchange for real-world currency. ...MMO-Champion

Crash Remaster Is Back At No. 1 In Australia And New Zealand
Aug 10, 2017

After dropping down to No. 2 in last week's charts, the Crash Bandicoot remaster is back at No. 1 in Australia and New Zealand. The IGEA has released the latest weekly physical game sales charts for both regions, and the N. Sane Trilogy sold the most on the all-platforms chart in the two markets for the week ended August 6.The game was outsold by the hugely popular Rugby League Live 4 the week prior. ...Gamespot's Video Game New

Legion PVP Season 4 ending soon, patch 7.3 on the horizon
Aug 10, 2017

We have the warning (of the warning) that Legion PVP Season 4 is ending soon™. No exact date yet, but this means that it’s likely to end within the next month. Usually, Blizzard gives an exact date a week or two in advance, so expect a more concrete warning sometime in the next 2-4 weeks....Blizzard Watch

Mythic Dungeon Invitational: Proving Ground Phase Over, Submit Highest Dungeons
Aug 10, 2017

The first phase of the Mythic Dungeon Invitational has concluded and players have until August 11 at 3:00 pm PDT to submit their information. Over the last two weeks, players should have taken a screenshot at the end of the week that show their highest dungeons completed. Players will need to fill out this form before the deadline using their screenshots and listed some character information, in order to be considered to participate in the Mythic Dungeon Invitational.Continue reading »Wowhead News

Role Play: Dealing with expansion lulls
Aug 9, 2017

Roleplaying is a different kind of animal in World of Warcraft. It’s not like PVP or PVE — Blizzard isn’t creating the content for you, you’re creating it yourself. Roleplaying guilds can and do participate in PVE and PVP content, but the roleplay content is usually the focus. Guild-planned events don’t necessarily need to involve...Blizzard Watch

Final Fantasy 14 Crosses 10 Million Players
Aug 9, 2017

Final Fantasy XIV has to be one of the biggest comeback stories in video games. Its initial release was received poorly by fans and critics alike. However, in 2013, Square Enix launched Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn, a complete overhaul of the game that garnered a much more favorable reception. As it turns out, Square Enix announced today that these efforts have been fruitful: Final Fantasy XIV just crossed 10 million total players.This brings the game near the top of the list for MMOs in teGamespot's Video Game New

Patch 7.3: Alleria Reunion and Void Cutscene (Spoilers)
Aug 9, 2017

In this Patch 7.3 Preview, we'll cover another in-game cutscene, this time involving Alleria and the Void, as well as a video preview of Alleria reuniting with old friends on Argus.The brief cutscene takes place at 13:38 during our second video of Mac'Aree questing. In the quest The Seat of the Triumvirate, Alleria returns from a scouting mission and reports to Velen about the Void in Mac'Aree.Continue reading »Wowhead News

World of Warcraft - RUMOR: Next Expansion Details Leaked - Veil of Shadows
Aug 9, 2017

From the Halls of Rumor, details of the next World of Warcraft expansion have been leaked. It's a pretty hefty amount of material to dismiss outright, so we'll give you the nitty gritty and you can decide for yourselves.mmorpg - wow

Officers’ Quarters: The boom-bust cycle of recruiting
Aug 9, 2017

Of all the aspects of guild leadership, the one I’m asked about most frequently is recruiting. It’s no surprise — this is probably the most critical, life-or-death task that a raiding guild’s leaders have to accomplish. This week, one officer asks about recruiting and retention at this point in Legion. I’d like to discuss that, but...Blizzard Watch

MMOChampionWoW published a new upload: Patch 7.3 - Aggramar's Rise
Aug 9, 2017
WoW’s Garrosh Hellscream joins Heroes of the Storm
Aug 9, 2017

Orc faithful, one of your own has descended upon Heroes of the Storm: Garrosh Hellscream. Rawr. Everybody else, you can just have fun killing the peeps who roll him up. Yep, Blizzard’s released World of Warcraft’s Garrosh as a playable hero this week. He’ll be bashing around with AoE melee damage, zerker-style healing, a wrecking ball attack, an irritating AoE [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

Catch Up Gear in Patch 7.3 - Relinquished Tokens and Veiled Argunite
Aug 9, 2017

Patch 7.3 has many notable catch-up mechanisms, including Artifact Knolwedge, and the recent 7.3 Q&A described yet another catch-up system: new ilvl 910 Confiscated Tokens.Players can purchase Relinquished Tokens from Thaumaturge Vashreen--he's packed up and left the Broken Isles for good. He's now located in the basement of the Vindicaar--your base of operations in Argus for Patch 7.3.My people lost their world to the void years ago and were scattered to the winds.Continue reading »Wowhead News

The Queue: Squids these days…
Aug 9, 2017

The first problem is that I don’t even speak squid. But the second problem is definitely squids these days.Blizzard Watch

Hyperspace Beacon: Star Wars The Old Republic’s Uncle Owen problem
Aug 9, 2017

When Star Wars: The Old Republic first released, an old Star Wars Galaxies argument popped up, and the crux of that argument was this: “No one wants to be Uncle Owen.” If we say that SWG pre-NGE was the Uncle Owen game, where players could successfully play a simple moisture farmer, and compare it to SWTOR, where you can be [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

Paladin Tier 21 Armor - Light's Vanguard Battleplate
Aug 9, 2017

With the Antorus, the Burning Throne raid opening in Patch 7.3.5, we're beginning previews of all Tier 21 armor sets! Today we are previewing the Paladin Tier 21 set, Light's Vanguard Battleplate. Keep track of all the Tier 21 armor sets and their bonuses on our Tier 21 armor overview.Video PreviewWe're previewing all of the tints for Mythic, Heroic, Normal, LFR, Elite, Alliance, and Horde on Male and Female Humans.Continue reading »Wowhead News

BlizzCaps: Might as well jump
Aug 9, 2017

Today’s submitter writes, “‘There are no demons here. Why does that make me more suspicious, not less?’ Kasali asked rhetorically as she scanned the surface of the Legion airship. ‘No dookers to fight, that just ain’t right. This ship is a dump, we might as well jump,’ the monkey king replied. ‘I’d prefer to wait...Blizzard Watch

Patch 7.3 Cutscene: The Triumvirate's Decision
Aug 9, 2017

Draenei culture is defined by their rejection of Sargeras and subsequent escape; in the latest Patch 7.3 cutscene we get to see the first moment of dissent between Sargeras and Velen. You can read more about the ramifications of this meeting in the in-game book Sargeras and the Betrayal.Check out the follow-up cutscene, when Velen escapes Argus, in our previous post.Voice of Sargeras: Swear loyalty to me, pledge the hearts of your people to my cause.Continue reading »Wowhead News

August 8 Hotfixes, Old World Sharding Disabled on RP Realms
Aug 9, 2017

Patch 7.3 PTR - Build 24781 Patch 7.3 Hotfixes - August 8 Originally Posted by Blizzard (Blue Tracker / Official Forums) Classes Druid (Forums / Skills / Talent Calculator / Artifact Calculator / PvP Talent Calculator) Efflorescence healing will prioritize players over pets in all cases, including with the Spring Blossoms talent. ...MMO-Champion

Demonic Inquisition nerfed in latest WoW hotfixes
Aug 9, 2017

The latest WoW hotfixes are few in number, but no less important. Demonic Inquisition has received a nerf, which should make it easier for guilds working on those earlier bosses. The enrage timer has been increased by a whopping 4 minutes, from 8 minutes to 12. Calcified Quills also received a timer adjustment, increasing the...Blizzard Watch

Global Chat: What Asian MMOs can learn from the west
Aug 9, 2017

Usually when it comes to discussing world hemispheres of MMO game design, comments and observations are made about what western studios can learn from their eastern counterparts. MMO Bro, however, flipped that discussion recently to share four things that eastern MMOs can (and perhaps should) learn from western games. “The problem, though, is that in most eastern games I’ve played, the [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. ...Massively Overpowered

Patch 7.2.5 Hotfixes for August 8, Northrend Sharding Disabled on RP Realms
Aug 9, 2017

Today's Blizzard posts cover the hotfixes for August 8 and the removal of Northrend Sharding on RP realms.August 8 HotfixesBlizzardAugust 8HotfixesClasses Druid Efflorescence healing will prioritize players over pets in all cases, including with the Spring Blossoms talent.Dungeons and RaidsTomb of Sargeras Demonic Inquisition Increased the time Calcified Quills takes aim at a player before casting to 5 seconds (was 3 seconds).Continue reading »Wowhead News

Quick hotfixes update for you today, including two changes to Demonic ...
Aug 9, 2017
7.3 PTR Build 24781 Datamining Updates- Argus Loading Screens, Young ...
Aug 9, 2017

The latest 7.3 PTR build is on the way, featuring loading screen artwork for the new Argus zones. Keep checking back this afternoon for more datamining updates!These loading screens are for "Argus3," Seat of the Triumvirate Dungeon, Antorus the Burning Throne Raid, Krokuun, and Mac'Aree.A new Sargeras model was added - Young Sargeras.There are also new Lightforged Draenei!Infused and Abused   Kill 10 enemies while Fel Infused from a single lightning strike on Argus.Continue reading »Wowhead News

7.3 PTR Build 24781 - Argus Loading Screens, Young Sargeras Model, Class Updates
Aug 9, 2017

The latest 7.3 PTR build is on the way, featuring loading screen artwork for the new Argus zones. Keep checking back this afternoon for more datamining updates!A new Sargeras model was also added - Young Sargeras.Icons:Encounter Journal backgrounds:Infused and Abused   Kill 10 enemies while Fel Infused from a single lightning strike on Argus.This is the War Room!   Defeat the Antoran High Command in Antorus, the Burning Throne while placing three or fewer Felshield Emitters.Continue reading »Wowhead News

Patch 7.3 PTR - Build 24781
Aug 9, 2017

Patch 7.3 PTR - Build 24781 A new build is on the way to the PTR! Raid Testing Schedule - August 10-14 Originally Posted by Blizzard (Blue Tracker / Official Forums) On Thursday, August 10th and Friday, August 11th we will be conducting raid tests of Antorus, the Burning Throne. ...MMO-Champion

New 7.3 PTR Build - Argus Loading Screens, Young Sargeras Model
Aug 9, 2017

The latest 7.3 PTR build is on the way, featuring loading screen artwork for the new Argus zones. Keep checking back this afternoon for more datamining updates!A new Sargeras model was also added - Young Sargeras.Icons:Continue reading »Wowhead News

New Injustice 2 DLC Character Starfire Is Out Today For Some
Aug 9, 2017

The next Injustice 2 DLC character has arrived, at least for some. The NetherRealm-developed fighting game today added Starfire, a member of the Teen Titans. She's available with early access, which means you need to own the Deluxe Edition, Ultimate Edition, or Fighter Pack 1 to play right now. Presumably she will be released as a standalone character to buy as well sometime down the road, as previous DLC characters were. ...Gamespot's Video Game New

Heroes of the Horde and Alliance, are you prepared to fight for Azeroth? ...
Aug 8, 2017
Massively OP Podcast Episode 130: Flame and Fire
Aug 8, 2017

Justin and Bree discuss Guild Wars 2: Path of Fire, Lord of the Rings Online: Mordor, Path of Exile: Fall of Oriath, and WoW's alt-friendly plans, with mailbag questions on MMO raiding and console MMOs.This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

World of Warcraft saves an in-game tournament by disabling phasing
Aug 8, 2017

Players on Moon Guard have long hosted a week-long tournament event for all World of Warcraft roleplayers called the Tournament of Ages. It’s filled with races, jousts, card battles, D20 battles, and all of the things you’d expect from the phrase “week-long roleplaying tournament.” The problem is that it’s also filled with players, and given the phasing shard technology that [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

Patch 7.3 Foreshadowing: Doomsayers in Dalaran and Argus Skybox Now Visible ...
Aug 8, 2017

Patch 7.3 draws closer as Argus is now visible in the sky for all players and Doomsayers have returned to Dalaran with pamphlets!Doomsayers in DalaranDalaran is once again filled with unrest and Doomsayers.There are new pamphlets to collect from the Doomsayers. User Caerule has left comments on each page with the new dialogue; click on the items to read them:Continue reading »Wowhead News

Environmental Updates - Argus Skybox Now Visible to All Players
Aug 8, 2017

Patch 7.3 draws closer as Argus is now visible in the sky for all players. Previously, this was a character-specific perk for players that defeated Kil'jaeden in Tomb of Sargeras. Learn more about the upcoming patch in our 7.3 Argus Guide.We've seen the environment change with raid updates before, most notably Vale of Eternal Blossoms when Siege of Orgrimmar opened, and it's nice to be reminded the world is a living, breathing, changing place.Continue reading »Wowhead News

Doomsayers Have Arrived
Aug 8, 2017

Calamir, ToS LFR Wing 4, PTR Build, Netherlight Crucible Unlock, BG Bonus Event Doomsayers Have Arrived! The Doomsayers are back once again! This time they are hanging around Dalaran. Citizens are in the bank, along with guards to maintain orderThere are concerned citizens around the city, worried and wanting to know what is going onThe Validated Doomsayers are handing out pamphletsExisting NPCs have new dialogueYou can still repeatedly die to reset the pamphlet cooldown timerMMO-Champion

"Argus will be your Tomb!" Deceiver’s Fall now available on Raid Finder ...
Aug 8, 2017
Calamir, ToS LFR Wing 4, PTR Build, Netherlight Crucible Unlock, BG Bonus Event
Aug 8, 2017

Pink Smoke Effect, Westmarch Workshop, Necromancer Cosplay Patch 9.0: Frozen Throne Flavor Text, Pirates Day Event, Cards, Official Patch Notes World Boss - Calamir Calamir is up this week, rewarding players with Artifact Power and a chance at item level 860 loot. ...MMO-Champion

World of Warcraft published a new upload: Tomb of Sargeras In-game ...
Aug 8, 2017

Re-live the moment when Kil'Jaeden was struck down on his command ship to end the Tomb of Sargeras raid dungeon. For the latest news visit: http://WorldofWarcraft.com Subscribe! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=WorldofWarcraftYoutube - wow

Tempest 4000 Announced
Aug 8, 2017

The long-awaited sequel to the classic arcade shooter Tempest will feature over 100 levels and three different game modes.Tempest 4000, the long-awaited sequel to the classic arcade shooter Tempest, is officially in development, Atari announced today. ...IGN.com

WoW currency is worth more than Venezuelan currency
Aug 8, 2017

A fictional video game currency is currently worth more than the currency of a real country. The Venezuelan black market economy has been tracking the worth of the country’s currency, the bolívar fuerte, and the similarities to the WoW token’s worth first came to light last month when a Venezuelan WoW player noticed the exchange...Blizzard Watch

New Events in WoW for August 8: LFR Wing 4, Battleground Bonus Event, ...
Aug 8, 2017

New World of Warcraft Legion Events for the week of August the include the last wing of the Tomb of Sargeras LFR, the Battleground Bonus Event, new Mythic+ Affixes and a new World Boss. For the day-to-day updates on Emissary quests, Xurios, Mythic+ Affixes, Violet Hold Mythic and more, please visit the Today in Broken Isles section of Wowhead's front page.Tomb of Sargeras - LFR Wing 4The final wing of the Tomb of Sargeras raid unlocks today. ...Wowhead News

Injustice 2 Starfire Release Date, Abilities, And Skins Revealed In ...
Aug 8, 2017

Today during a new Injustice 2 Watchtower livestream event, developer NetherRealm showed off more of the DLC character Starfire, who comes to the game beginning tomorrow.The developers made it clear that Starfire is a beginner character who has a smaller moveset compared to others, and her moves are described as being more straightforward. ...Gamespot's Video Game New

The Daily Grind: What’s the best MMORPG for gamers who are sick of raiding?
Aug 8, 2017

In the middle of the conversation spawned by yesterday’s financial news that Guild Wars 2 had seen its worst revenue quarter since launch, several of our commenters sidetracked into discussion about raiding in Guild Wars 2 compared to the rest of the genre. ...Massively Overpowered

Which kitten is your fav adventuring buddy in Azeroth? #InternationalCatDay ...
Aug 8, 2017
Which kitten is your fav adventuring buddy in Azeroth? #InternationalCatDay ...
Aug 8, 2017
Injustice 2 Starfire Release Date, Moves Revealed In New Gameplay Video
Aug 8, 2017

Today during a new Injustice 2 Watchtower livestream event, developer NetherRealm showed off more of the DLC character Starfire, who comes to the game beginning tomorrow. Starting, the developers made it clear that Starfire is a beginner character who has a smaller moveset compared to others; and her moves are described as being more straightforward. ...Gamespot's Video Game New

Injustice 2 Starfire DLC Character Release Date And Moves Revealed In New Video
Aug 8, 2017

Today during a new Injustice 2 Watchtower livestream event, developer NetherRealm showed off more of the DLC character Starfire, who comes to the game beginning tomorrow. Starting, the developers made it clear that Starfire is a beginner character who has a smaller moveset compared to others; and her moves are described as being more straightforward. ...Gamespot's Video Game New

Injustice 2 Starfire Release Date, Moveset, And More Revealed
Aug 8, 2017

Today during a new Injustice 2 Watchtower livestream event, developer NetherRealm showed off more of the DLC character Starfire, who comes to the game beginning tomorrow. Starting, the developers made it clear that Starfire is a beginner character who has a smaller moveset compared to others; and her moves are described as being more straightforward. ...Gamespot's Video Game New

Reputation in 7.3 - Army of the Light, Argussian Reach, Catch Up Tokens
Aug 8, 2017

Two new factions are added in Patch 7.3, as well as a catch-up mechanism for reputation. Here's our preview of what's new with factions in 7.3!Catch Up ReputationSeveral Bind on Account items were added in the recent 7.3 build:Earn reputation with all Legion factions at once via the Demon's Soulstone. This BoA item provides 1000 reputation with all factions, so it will be especially good for fresh 110s looking to get The Nightfallen quickly and unlock quests.Continue reading »Wowhead News

Family Fighter battle pet achievement, plus a plethora of new pets in patch 7.3
Aug 8, 2017

With a new PTR build, there’s always a mix of discovery, as people stumble across things, and datamining, as Wowhead stumbles across things. The latest iteration of patch 7.3 is no different, with tons of new stuff to discover and datamine. This time, pets, mounts, and other collectibles were on the agenda. The pet journal is...Blizzard Watch

RT @rurukatt: Color-changing babies :> https:--t.co-qaheyBXy2N
Aug 8, 2017
RT @crendor: After 3 years, Orc vs Wild returns. https:--t.co-P6JNjUXu5K
Aug 7, 2017
Legion PvP Season 4 Ending Soon, Netherlight Crucible Requirements
Aug 7, 2017

Legion PvP Season 4 Ending SoonBlizzard has announced that Legion PvP Season 4 will be ending soon.If you're new to PvP, check out our Getting into Legion PvP Guide.If you're curious as to upcoming PvP armor, check out our 7.3 PvP Armor Set Models PreviewWhen Season 5 starts, the Season 3 and 4 looks should be available to purchase via Mark of Honor as transmog ensembles.Continue reading »Wowhead News

Lore Watch Episode 54: The mysterious agenda of Wrathion
Aug 7, 2017

Anne, Matt, and Joe sit down to answer a couple of reader-submitted questions and get sidetracked on some dizzying discussions about the Old Gods and the future of Azeroth.Blizzard Watch

Yep! The RP-friendly server ruleset applies to both RP and RP-PvP realms. ...
Aug 7, 2017
Northrend Sharding Disabled, PvP Season 4 Ending Soon, Blue Posts, Tweets, ...
Aug 7, 2017

Pink Smoke Effect, Westmarch Workshop, Necromancer Cosplay Final Frozen Throne Card Reveal Stream - Live Updates Sharding Disabled in Northrend Blizzard disabled sharding in Northrend to help out the annual Tournament of Ages event! Legion PvP Season 4 Ending Soon! Originally Posted by Blizzard (Blue Tracker / Official Forums) Soon the gates will close on Legion PvP Season 4 for all Arena and Battleground competitors. ...MMO-Champion

We have a hotfix in-flight to disable Northrend sharding on RP realms. You ...
Aug 7, 2017
Legion PvP Season 4 Ending Soon
Aug 7, 2017

BlizzardSoon the gates will close on Legion PvP Season 4 for all Arena and Battleground competitors.Season 4 – End of Season RewardsIf you participated in Season 4, to ensure you receive the rewards that you’re due, please keep the following in mind:Refrain from transferring your character(s) to another realm or faction until after Legion Season 4 has ended.Legion Season 4 titles and mounts will be awarded approximately two weeks after the season ends.Continue reading »Wowhead News

If you could live anywhere in #Warcraft, where would it be? ...
Aug 7, 2017
RT @Ewenae: "Zin-al-Elune !" 🦋 Shandris ~ 🌿pic by @CinderysCosplay ...
Aug 7, 2017
Catch Up Gear in Patch 7.3 - Confiscated Tokens and Veiled Argunite
Aug 7, 2017

Patch 7.3 has many notable catch-up mechanisms, including Artifact Knolwedge, and the recent 7.3 Q&A described yet another catch-up system: new ilvl 910 Confiscated Tokens.Players can purchase Confiscated Tokens from Thaumaturge Vashreen--he's packed up and left the Broken Isles for good. He's now located in the basement of the Vindicaar--your base of operations in Argus for Patch 7.3.My people lost their world to the void years ago and were scattered to the winds.Continue reading »Wowhead News

What do you think the next World of Warcraft novel will be?
Aug 7, 2017

It’s official – Christie Golden is writing another World of Warcraft novel. I’m ridiculously excited about this, because I’ve loved her work since I first picked up Lord of the Clans, the first Warcraft novel I ever read. But although we know another novel is in the works, we don’t know what it’s going to...Blizzard Watch

World of Warcraft gold tops the Venezuelan bolivar, Nexon breaks onto ...
Aug 7, 2017

By now most of the world is aware of the massive political and economic crisis that’s happening in Venezuela, with rampant inflation destroying the value of the bolivar and the population experiencing massive shortages of food and medicine. It has gotten so bad, in fact, that the gold you’ve been accumulating in World of Warcraft is now worth more than [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered