The fate of Teldrassil in Battle for Azeroth
Nov 7, 2017

At this year’s BlizzCon, one of the most shocking images for me was the one above of a burning Teldrassil. Since then, Blizzard has released a companion image called Approach to Teldrassil and together the two pieces sure seem to indicate a sort of mini-story of just what happened to lead us to where we are...Blizzard Watch

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WoW Classic: What we know and what we want
Nov 7, 2017

I don’t think it’s a secret that I’m not a big devotee of nostalgia, by and large. I think we all feel it, but I generally tend to err on the side of “You can’t go home again” with it — every time I’ve given in to the urge for nostalgia, I’ve been disappointed. But I’m...Blizzard Watch

BlizzCon 2016: Where’s the love for Diablo II and Warcraft III?
Nov 7, 2017

We were all prepared for the lack of Diablo III news from BlizzCon, in spite of the franchise’s huge following. But what we we didn’t anticipate was the demand for Diablo II and Warcraft III, especially in light of the announcement of World of Warcraft Classic and the free-to-play conversion of StarCraft II. Turns out that Blizzard does have its [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

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Xbox One X Has Enough Games And Won't Be Held Back By Xbox One S, Microsoft Says
Nov 6, 2017

On the eve of the Xbox One X's launch, we spoke with Xbox Marketing Senior Director Albert Penello to get his perspective about what the $500 console represents and who it's for. In our in-depth interview, Penello admits that he's unsure whether we'll move towards a quicker console cadence and attempts to debunk the notion that there aren't enough exclusive games to play on the Xbox. ...Gamespot's Video Game New

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Lore Watch Episode 61: Digging into BlizzCon and Battle for Azeroth lore
Nov 6, 2017

Welcome to episode 61 of Lore Watch! Lore Watch is a podcast that explores a single lore subject about the World of Warcraft, Diablo, Overwatch, or any other games that interest us. Join hosts Anne Stickney, Matthew Rossi, and Joe Perez for an in-depth look at the evolving stories of the games we all love....Blizzard Watch

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BlizzCon 2017: Allied races and their Heritage Armor – what it is and isn’t
Nov 6, 2017

If you’re wondering what Heritage Armor is, wonder no more. During the Battle for Azeroth reveal at BlizzCon 2017 we found out that we’re getting Allied Races in the upcoming expansion. These aren’t available as soon as the expansion drops. Instead, you must go through a quest chain process. In the quests, you’ll convince each of...Blizzard Watch

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World of Warcraft published a new playlistItem: World of Warcraft: Battle ...
Nov 6, 2017

Tensions between the Alliance and Horde have erupted, and a new age of war has begun. For more info on the game, or to opt in to the beta, head to http://worldofwarcraft.comYoutube - wow

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World of Warcraft published a new playlistItem: Bring the Banshee Queen ...
Nov 6, 2017

Known by many names–Ranger-General, Banshee Queen, Warchief–you can call this new collectable sculpture of Sylvanas Windrunner–yours. Standing 18 inches tall and made of polyresin, this hand-painted sculpture of Sylvanas Windrunner will make the perfect addition to your collection. For the latest updates visit: http://WorldofWarcraft.com Subscribe! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=WorldofWarcraftYoutube - wow

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The Queue: Additional Battle for Azeroth announcements, filler expansion, ...
Nov 6, 2017

The day after BlizzCon… or two days after BlizzCon? Or is it still BlizzCon? I can’t really remember. Time doesn’t mean anything right now, just a whole lotta’ news to digest.Blizzard Watch

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Speculation on the Burning of Teldrassil in Battle for Azeroth
Nov 6, 2017

The opening cinematic for Battle for Azeroth raises many questions as to the motives of the Alliance and Horde. In Patch 7.3, we've been getting strong hints that the story was moving towards Titans and the Old Gods, and the Battle for Azeroth story abruptly shifts to faction conflict. In this article, we'll speculate on the Burning of Teldrassil based on the concept art, interviews, and timeline of events.Speculation/spoilers for details not at BlizzCon in post.Continue reading »Wowhead News

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Understanding World of Warcraft’s upcoming Heart of Azeroth system
Nov 6, 2017

The release of World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth is going to bring with it a lot of core system changes. This is neither surprising nor unwelcome. We’ve also been warned for ages that we won’t be carrying Artifacts forward, and at this year’s BlizzCon we got our first glimpse at the system that will ultimately replace that system in [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

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World of Warcraft published a new playlistItem: Les nouveautés de World of ...
Nov 6, 2017

La confiance entre l’Alliance et la Horde a été brisée à jamais et le conflit ancestral s’embrase à nouveau. Combattez auprès de votre faction et progressez jusqu'au niveau 120, joignez vos forces à celles des nouvelles races alliées, écumez des îles inexplorées et prenez les fronts de guerre d'assaut ! ...Youtube - wow

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World of Warcraft published a new playlistItem: Cinématique World of ...
Nov 6, 2017

La confiance entre l’Alliance et la Horde a été brisée à jamais et le conflit ancestral s’embrase à nouveau. Pour plus d'informations sur le jeu ou pour vous inscrire pour la bêta, rendez-vous sur worldofwarcraft.com/fr-fr/ Abonnez-vous à notre chaîne YouTube : http://www.YouTube.com/user/WorldofWarcraftFR?sub_confirmation=1 Plus d’informations sur World of Warcraft : http://eu.battle.net/wow/fr/ ...Youtube - wow

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Darkmoon Faire (November 5th - 11th 2017)
Nov 6, 2017

The Darkmoon Faire is back in town for one week. If you're getting back into WoW after all those exciting BlizzCon announcements, make sure to get Darkmoon Top Hat and WHEE!, which provide 10% experience buffs.This is a great time to level alts; check out our Legion Leveling Guide and beginner class guides for more tips:Continue reading »Wowhead News

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How The Single-Player Dungeon Run In Hearthstone's Next Expansion Works
Nov 6, 2017

Hearthstone's expansion announcement at Blizzcon this year may have been expected, after all, updates to the game have started hitting with regularity. But the big difference this time is way the team is changing up its approach to single-player content. At the show, we talked with lead mission designer Dave Kosak and lead UI designer Max Ma to learn how exactly the new Dungeon Run will work, and to get a few early tips for what sounds like a challenging new mode. ...Gamespot's Video Game New

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BlizzCon 2017 Announcements And News: New Overwatch Character, WoW Classic, ...
Nov 6, 2017

This year's BlizzCon has finally arrived, which means there's a multitude of news for some of Blizzard's biggest games. From the new Overwatch character reveal to the announcement of the new World of Warcraft expansion, there's a whole lot of exciting news and announcements waiting to be revealed. We've compiled all the biggest ones from the show below.What news and announcements are you most excited about? ...Gamespot's Video Game New

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Who are you standing with? #BattleForAzeroth
Nov 6, 2017
How was your BlizzCon 2017 experience?
Nov 6, 2017

Whether you watched it on the Virtual Ticket or were there in person, this year’s BlizzCon had a lot of surprises for everyone. World of Warcraft is seeing a new expansion, Battle for Azeroth, and an old friend returns in the guise of Classic servers. Overwatch announced Moira, a new support hero, and the Blizzard World...Blizzard Watch

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World of Warcraft - Blizzcon 2017 - Interview - Battle for Azeroth
Nov 6, 2017

At Blizzcon we sat down with Ray Cobo, lead producer, and Patrick Magruder to discuss all elements of the Battle for Azeroth and a brief excitement for World of Warcraft Classic. The team has spent a lot of time going back to Warcraft's history. The Horde and Alliance are back at it and fighting over new zones with Warfronts and Island exploration. We'll try to go through everything we asked as best we can.mmorpg - wow

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The Instance Live! Panel Recap BlizzCon 2017
Nov 6, 2017

World of Warcraft podcast The Instance is doing a live episode panel today at BlizzCon 2017! Their guest is World of Warcraft Art Director Chris Robinson. We've got the info from that panel right here for you! BlizzCon 2017 ContestEvery comment you leave on any BlizzCon 2017 post is entering you to win prizes like a Big Blizzard Bear. As long as you don't spam, each comment only increases your chances to win by giving you another entry.Continue reading »Wowhead News

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The Daily Grind: Will you be buying World of Warcraft’s Battle for Azeroth ...
Nov 6, 2017

In last week’s Daily Grind about what it would take to get you back into World of Warcraft, a whole lot of our commenters said an expansion. Any expansion, really. Just more of the same. Nothing wrong with that, either. Sometimes you’re content and just want more of that. But now, thanks to BlizzCon, you know what that expansion, Battle [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

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BlizzCon 2017 News And Announcements: New Overwatch Character, WoW Classic, ...
Nov 6, 2017

This year's BlizzCon has finally arrived, which means there's a multitude of news for some of Blizzard's biggest games. From the new Overwatch character reveal to the announcement of the new World of Warcraft expansion, there's a whole lot of exciting news and announcements waiting to be revealed. We've compiled all the biggest ones from the show below.What news and announcements are you most excited about? ...Gamespot's Video Game New

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World of Warcraft - Battle for Lordaeron Diorama - Blizz Scores Guinness ...
Nov 6, 2017

During Blizzcon 2017, Blizzard won a Guinness Book of World Records title for "Largest Video Game Diorama". The diorama sat on the show floor and featured 10,000 randomly selected characters from the attendee pool. It features the Battle of Lordaeron showing the arrayed troops as depicted in the Battle for Azeroth cinematic.mmorpg - wow

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The Zones of Battle for Azeroth - Kul Tiras and Zandalar
Nov 6, 2017

BlizzCon 2017 revealed that Battle for Azeroth would introduce us to six new zones, spanning in two different continents: the Alliance territory of Kul Tiras and the Horde territory of Zandalar. Mystery and Danger await adventures in this new islands, and today we showcase their dangers and beauties.BlizzCon 2017 ContestEvery comment you leave on any BlizzCon 2017 post is entering you to win prizes like a Big Blizzard Bear.Continue reading »Wowhead News

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Ronda Rousey Dressed Up As A Death Knight At BlizzCon
Nov 6, 2017

UFC star Ronda Rousey loves World of Warcraft. Last weekend was BlizzCon, the annual celebration of all things Blizzard. So what did Rousey do? She and her UFC fighter husband Travis Browne dressed up in WoW outfits and hit the show floor.They went as Death Knights, and their cosplay is pretty excellent. They also got to be among the first in the world outside of Blizzard to go hands-on with the just-announced WoW expansion Battle For Azeroth. ...Gamespot's Video Game New

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BlizzCon 2017 Increased Default Bagpack Slots
Nov 6, 2017

During BlizzCon 2017 we learned that the Default Bagpack slots will be able to be increased from the normal 16 slots in a future patch. The upgrade to the backpack will be done automatically if you have an authenticator attached to your Battle.Net account. The amount of slots the upgrade will provide haven't been announced.BlizzCon 2017 ContestEvery comment you leave on any BlizzCon 2017 post is entering you to win prizes like a Big Blizzard Bear.Continue reading »Wowhead News

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WoW BlizzCon 2017 Features Coming in Patch 7.3.5
Nov 6, 2017

While BlizzCon 2017 focused on Battle for Azeroth, we also learned about many new features coming earlier in Patch 7.3.5. Here are some of the features launching before Battle for Azeroth:Timewalking UlduarWe learned Timewalking Ulduar is coming in Patch 7.3.5 through a stream with Jesse Cox.Ulduar, the prison of Yogg-Saron, was a sprawling raid in Wrath of the Lich King.Continue reading »Wowhead News

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Battle for Azeroth Warfronts - Faction Transmog Rewards, Stromgarde, Gameplay
Nov 6, 2017

Cooperative Warfronts, heavily inspired by real-time strategy games, are coming to Battle for Azeroth. We've recapped everything we know about this system, including Alliance and Horde armor, gameplay, and building your base.BlizzCon 2017 ContestEvery comment you leave on any BlizzCon 2017 post is entering you to win prizes like a Big Blizzard Bear. As long as you don't spam, each comment only increases your chances to win by giving you another entry.Continue reading »Wowhead News

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Upcoming Zone Scaling and Leveling Improvements in Patch 7.3.5
Nov 5, 2017

During BlizzCon 2017, Blizzard shared their plan to improve the overall leveling experience going forward. Starting in patch 7.3.5, all pre-Legion zones should scale up to a certain level. Currently the plan is as follows:Starting Zones: 0-10Classic Zones: 10-60The Burning Crusade and Wrath of the Lich King Zones: 60-80Cataclysm and Mists of Pandaria Zones:Continue reading »Wowhead News

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The MOP Up: Eden Falling brings the turn-based apocalypse (November 5, 2017)
Nov 5, 2017

The MMO industry moves along at the speed of information, and sometimes we’re deluged with so much news here at Massively Overpowered that some of it gets backlogged. That’s why there’s The MOP Up: a weekly compilation of smaller MMO stories and videos that you won’t want to miss. Seen any good MMO news? Hit us up through our tips line! Maybe [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

Blizzcon 2017 : Hands-on with Battle for Azeroth’s Dungeons
Nov 5, 2017

Two five man instances from Battle for Azeroth were available on the show floor. With the renewed emphasis on the Horde versus Alliance conflict, each faction had a representative dungeon from the leveling experience. At max level, both dungeons will be available to both factions. Atal’Dazar The Horde dungeon of Atal’Dazar shares the architectural design...Blizzard Watch

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World of Warcraft published a new upload: Rockets: Eclipse vs. Panda ...
Nov 5, 2017

Rockets: Eclipse and Panda Global face off in the Arena World Championship at BlizzCon 2017. Check out all the matches from the Warcraft Arena World Championship: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLY0KbDiiFYeNMw-EDc6ViyIOKOGkRlJ7v For the latest World of Warcraft Esports news, visit: https://worldofwarcraft.com/en-us/esportsYoutube - wow

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World of Warcraft published a new upload: Splyce vs. ABC|WoW Arena World ...
Nov 5, 2017

Splyce and ABC face off in the Arena World Championship at BlizzCon 2017. Check out all the matches from the Warcraft Arena World Championship: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLY0KbDiiFYeNMw-EDc6ViyIOKOGkRlJ7v For the latest World of Warcraft Esports news, visit: https://worldofwarcraft.com/en-us/esportsYoutube - wow

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World of Warcraft published a new upload: Method: Triforce vs. Panda ...
Nov 5, 2017

Method: Triforce and Panda Global face off in the Arena World Championship at BlizzCon 2017. Check out all the matches from the Warcraft Arena World Championship: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLY0KbDiiFYeNMw-EDc6ViyIOKOGkRlJ7v For the latest World of Warcraft Esports news, visit: https://worldofwarcraft.com/en-us/esportsYoutube - wow

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World of Warcraft published a new upload: ABC vs. Method: Synergy|WoW Arena ...
Nov 5, 2017

ABC and Method: Synergy face off in the Arena World Championship at BlizzCon 2017. Check out all the matches from the Warcraft Arena World Championship: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLY0KbDiiFYeNMw-EDc6ViyIOKOGkRlJ7v For the latest World of Warcraft Esports news, visit: https://worldofwarcraft.com/en-us/esportsYoutube - wow

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World of Warcraft published a new upload: Panda Global vs. ABC|WoW Arena ...
Nov 5, 2017

Panda Global and ABC face off in the Arena World Championship at BlizzCon 2017. Check out all the matches from the Warcraft Arena World Championship: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLY0KbDiiFYeNMw-EDc6ViyIOKOGkRlJ7v For the latest World of Warcraft Esports news, visit: https://worldofwarcraft.com/en-us/esportsYoutube - wow

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BlizzCon 2017 Battle for Lordaeron Diorama
Nov 5, 2017

In celebration to the new expansion Battle for Azeroth, Blizzard created a massive diorama--a three-dimensional miniature model, to portray the Battle for Lordaeron, showcased in the expansion cinematic.The diorama extends to a 1,300 square foot area. The most amazing part about the diorama is that all miniature fighters are actual 3d printed models from random BlizzCon attendees! Including race, class and armor that those characters were wearing in their armory!Continue reading »Wowhead News

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Antorus Raid Release Date, Before the Storm Cover Art, Blue Post
Nov 5, 2017

Release Date for Antorus: The Burning Throne Raid Ashtag released a tweet stating the release date of the Antorus Raid will be on November 28th. This post was backed up by RhoWOW of Realm Maintenance who spoke to J. Allen Brack, executive producer, and confirmed the date. Christie Golden's Before the Storm Novel Cover Art Del Rey Books tweeted a photo for the cover art of Christie Golden's upcoming novel Before the Storm! ...MMO-Champion

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Nov 5, 2017
The Game Archaeologist: Disney’s Toontown Online
Nov 5, 2017

The use of the word “toon” to describe MMORPG characters is a contentious one, with fans divided over its annoyance or acceptance. But when it came to one MMORPG, it was nothing but proper terminology to call all characters just this. Toontown Online was one of those “kiddie MMOs” that you probably ignored unless you happen to fall within its [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

Blizzcon 2017 Recap
Nov 5, 2017

Blizzcon 2017 Recap Lots of new info this year! Be sure to read each post, watch videos, and stay tuned for more information as we get it. Opening Ceremony Battle for Azeroth is the next World of Warcraft expansion.World of Warcraft: Classic servers announced.Overwatch is getting a new map called Blizzardworld and a new support hero, Moira.New Overwatch Cinematic: Honor and Glory.Hearthstone expansion called Kobolds and Catacombs and new single player mode called Dungeon Run.Heroes of the Storm MMO-Champion

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Antorus the Burning Throne raid confirmed release date is November 28
Nov 5, 2017

November 28th has been confirmed as the release date for the next Legion raid, Antorus, The Burning Throne. Usually we get official announcements for these kinds of things, but this one came in a round about way. Player Ash of the Convert to Raid guild tweeted the release date while at BlizzCon. Then Rho of...Blizzard Watch

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Before the Storm Book Cover Art Revealed at BlizzCon 2017
Nov 5, 2017

Del Rey books revealed the cover art for Before the Storm on Twitter during BlizzCon 2017. You can preorder Before the Storm on Amazon and the novel is scheduled to release May 15, 2018.Product Description:An all-new, official tie-in novel to Blizzard Entertainment’s critically acclaimed World of Warcraft, from New York Times bestselling author Christie GoldenTaking place after the climactic events of Shadows of Argus, World of Warcraft:Continue reading »Wowhead News

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One Shots: The drinks are on us
Nov 5, 2017

Last week’s (last) call for tavern and inn images seemed to bring out the nostalgic in all of our readers. It certainly didn’t take much for people to share their favorite hang-out spots and the memories that ran through them. Let’s start with Camelotcrusade’s seemingly innocuous Star Wars: The Old Republic cantina: “While I know there are better Star Wars [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

Blizzcon 2017 - Steve Burke Interview - World of Warcraft
Nov 5, 2017

Blizzcon 2017 - Steve Burke Interview - World of Warcraft Originally Posted by MMO-Champion We were able to sit down with Steve Burke, Senior Game Designer on World of Warcraft, for a quick interview! Here is a recap: Classic Servers Q: When did you decide that there was enough support to go ahead with classic WoW servers? A: Internally it has always been a huge discussion. Obviously there is a lot of external desire as well. ...MMO-Champion

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The Daily Grind: What did you think of BlizzCon this year?
Nov 5, 2017

I am writing this on Tuesday. This means that the version of me writing this has no idea what has been revealed at BlizzCon. But I don’t really need to let you know my reactions to it, as you’ve doubtlessly been following our liveblogs of the festivities and have gotten to see my thoughts unfold in real time. The question [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

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BlizzCon 2017 - Voices of Blizzard - United Nations of Overwatch
Nov 5, 2017

BlizzCon 2017 - Voices of Blizzard - United Nations of Overwatch Meet the Panel Andrea Toyas - Senior Voice Casting and Voice DirectorDarin De Paul - ReinhardtJonny Cruz - LucioJen Cohn - PharahAysha Selim - AnaChloe Hollings - WidowmakerSahr Ngaujah - DoomfistMichael Chu - Lead Writer for Overwatch New Cinematic Took three session to record the voice, first of which was over 7 hoursVoice tries to capture the add real emotion to the charactersReinhardt has a sad and heartbroken side, ...MMO-Champion

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WoW's Battle For Azeroth Expansion Might Be The Best Intro To The MMO Yet
Nov 5, 2017

World of Warcraft has a new expansion on the way, but even though this is the seventh major addition to Blizzard's MMO, it still might be a good place for newbies to join. At Blizzcon 2017, we talked with WoW production director John Hight about that new player experience and what features will be introduced in the newly announced expansion. ...Gamespot's Video Game New

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Here's Who Won The Overwatch World Cup, Hearthstone Invitational, And ...
Nov 5, 2017

For the second year in a row, South Korea earned the top spot in the Overwatch World Cup, beating out Team Canada in the finals this year. The South Korean team was the favorite to win going into the tournament, and their performance did not disappoint.Blizzcon is the yearly culmination of several of Blizzard's major online gaming franchises, and other esports winners from the convention included:Hearthstone Inn-vitational: Team Grimestreet GriftersStarcraft Remastered Ultimate Title Fight: Kim Gamespot's Video Game New

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Heroes Of The Storm Devs On The Fate Of Hanamura And Balance Changes
Nov 5, 2017

This year at Blizzcon, Blizzard announced that Heroes of the Storm will add two new characters to its roster, Hanzo from Overwatch and Alexstrasza from Warcraft. But what exactly do the new heroes and other upcoming changes mean for the game? Heroes of the Storm production director Kaeo Milker walked us through what to expect from HotS over the next year, including how the matchmaking process is getting a revamp, the fate of Hanamura, and how Alexstrasza's dragon powers will work.And in case youGamespot's Video Game New

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BlizzCon 2017 News And Announcements: Overwatch's New Character, WoW ...
Nov 5, 2017

This year's BlizzCon has finally arrived, which means there's a multitude of news for some of Blizzard's biggest games. From the new Overwatch character reveal to the announcement of the new World of Warcraft expansion, there's a whole lot of exciting news and announcements waiting to be revealed. We've compiled all the biggest ones from the show below.What news and announcements are you most excited about? ...Gamespot's Video Game New

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World of Warcraft - Antorus Coming Week of Nov 28, Upright Orcs, More ...
Nov 5, 2017

During yesterday's live World of Warcraft Q&A, a number of small, but significant factoids were announced. Most notably, those playing Legion will be able to take part in the Antorus raid starting the week of November 28th. In addition, the team confirmed that players will be able to choose to have male Orcs stand upright or to remain "hunched" as they have since WoW's birth.mmorpg - wow

Antorus the Burning Throne Raid Release Date - November 28th
Nov 5, 2017

Players have been very curious when Antorus, the Burning Throne, raid will open, as it was not discussed at all at BlizzCon 2017. Following the festivities, RhoWoW of Realm Maintenance followed up on a tweet by AshTag and confirmed with J. Allen Brack that Antorus, the Burning Throne, opens the week of November 28th.We've been prepping for Antorus, the Burning Throne with a series of raid guides including:Continue reading »Wowhead News

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Battle for Azeroth Class Ability Changes on the Demo Floor
Nov 9, 2017

The Battle for Azeroth Demo on the show floor allowed players to pick a class of their choice and play through one of two leveling zones or dungeons. This demo also contained some changes to class abilities and added or removed abilities to certain classes. The majority of the changes were to AoE stun abilities and Tanks.Talents will be covered in a future post.A few abilities that were pruned have been readded to the game.Continue reading »Wowhead News

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Antorus the Burning Throne Raid Release Date - November 28th
Nov 9, 2017

Players have been very curious when Antorus, the Burning Throne, raid will open, as it was not discussed at all at BlizzCon 2017. Following the festivities, RhoWoW of Realm Maintenance followed up on a tweet by AshTag and confirmed with World of Warcraft executive producer J. Allen Brack that Antorus, the Burning Throne, opens the week of November 28th.We don't have a full schedule yet, but going by past raids, we could expect:Continue reading »Wowhead News

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Battle for Azeroth: Azerite and the Heart of Azeroth
Nov 5, 2017

World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth was announced at BlizzCon 2017 and Azerite and the Heart of Azeroth were announced to replace the Artifact, Artifact Power and Netherlight Crucible systems from Legion.Watching the convention from home? Check out Wowhead's Discord to discuss BlizzCon and get the News Webhook for all BlizzCon 2017 news alerts!BlizzCon 2017 ContestEvery comment you leave on any BlizzCon 2017 post is entering you to win prizes like a Big Blizzard Bear.Continue reading »Wowhead News

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Here's Who Won The Overwatch World Cup
Nov 5, 2017

For the second year in a row, South Korea earned the top spot in the Overwatch World Cup, beating out Team Canada in the finals this year. The South Korean team was the favorite to win going into the tournament, and their performance did not disappoint.Blizzcon is the yearly culmination of several of Blizzard's major online gaming franchises, and other esports winners from the convention included:Hearthstone Inn-vitational: Team Grimestreet GriftersStarcraft Remastered Ultimate Title Fight: Kim Gamespot's Video Game New

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Battle for Azeroth Beta Opt-In is Now Open!
Nov 5, 2017

In the Battle for Azeroth Q&A Panel we learned that the beta opt-in for the new WoW expansion is already open! So, if you are excited about all the new features and content coming with Battle for Azeroth, be sure sign up to the beta, that should begin early next year in the new expansion website! Make haste to the website and sign up to start testing out the new features and fight for the Alliance of for the Horde!Watching the convention from home?Continue reading »Wowhead News

World of Warcraft published a new upload: BlizzCon 2017 | Battle for ...
Nov 5, 2017

To celebrate our incredible community, we randomly selected over 10,000 BlizzCon attendees’ World of Warcraft characters to bring to life in a 1,300 square foot diorama. Each 3D printed figure is unique, representing the armor set, race, and class of an actual in-game character. http://WorldofWarcraft.com Subscribe! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=WorldofWarcraftYoutube - wow

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BlizzCon 2017: Get more backpack slots with an authenticator
Nov 5, 2017

Whether or not Blizzard will ever allow World of Warcraft players to increase the size of their basic backpack has been a lingering question for years — almost as long as World of Warcraft itself has been existed. There was a long-standing rumor that the backpack could never be increased due to issues with the...Blizzard Watch

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At #BlizzCon, over 10k attendee characters were brought to life in the ...
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BlizzCon 2017: Battle for Azeroth will use Legion model for flying
Nov 5, 2017

During today’s WoW Q&A at BlizzCon, the World of Warcraft developers confirmed Battle For Azeroth would mimic how Legion allowed players to unlock flying. Flight will not be allowed at launch, but like Legion, will be unlocked later in the expansion. It will require players to experience all of the content the world has to...Blizzard Watch

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BlizzCon 2017: You will get more character slots in Battle for Azeroth
Nov 5, 2017

People want more character slots per realm. How do I know this? Is it just my intuition? My vast and terrible arcane knowledge of the World of Warcraft player base? My sharp and penetrating insight? No, it’s because it was a question asked at the World of Warcraft Live Q&A session today. And the answer was...Blizzard Watch

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BlizzCon 2017: Worgen and Goblin model redesign in progress, no ETA
Nov 5, 2017

During the World of Warcraft Q&A panel, one question that caught my attention was about Worgen and Goblin models — specifically if they were being revamped. The answer is kind of a “yes, but” in that they are being worked on, but will not be live for patch 8.0. Battle for Azeroth will see a lot...Blizzard Watch

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Battle For Azeroth Might Be The Best Intro To WoW Yet
Nov 5, 2017

World of Warcraft has a new expansion on the way, but even though this is the seventh major addition to Blizzard's MMO, it still might be a good place for newbies to join. At Blizzcon 2017, we talked with WoW production director John Hight about that new player experience and what features will be introduced in the newly announced expansion. ...Gamespot's Video Game New

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All the New Battle for Azeroth Talents and Calculator Now Live
Nov 5, 2017

The Battle for Azeroth Demo on the show floor had new talents for Beast Mastery Hunters, Fire Mages, Retribution Paladins, Elemental Shaman, and Rogues. We've listed all of the new talents below, and created a special Battle for Azeroth Demo Talent Calculator so you can check out the changed specs easily and experiment with builds.Note that most specs do not have changes, we have listed the ones below that have new talents, most of which are based on artifact abilities.Continue reading »Wowhead News

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World of Warcraft Boss Design Workshop
Nov 9, 2017

World of Warcraft Boss Design Workshop The boss design team came up with the potential mechanics for the first boss for Shrine of the Storms right on stage! Giant Water Elemental Boss Boss starts as full water elemental but descends into shadow.Boss has 3 abilities in A phase then moves to B phase and splits into smaller adds (2 or more)Killing Adds hurts his health bar as wellWill add spawn locations be RNG based? ...MMO-Champion

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BlizzCon 2017 - Overwatch: Archives
Nov 5, 2017

BlizzCon 2017 - Overwatch: Archives Take a look at the Behind the Scenes of making Overwatch The Pitch Overwatch development started in the summer of 2013The development team is known as Team 4Made 3 totally different game pitches, first of which was new Starcraft contentA sketch of Chris Metzen was used to inspire this new projectAfter the first two weeks it looked like the Starcraft project was likely to happenThe second pitch was a Chris Metzen idea, about a far remote crossroads planet ...MMO-Champion

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Design A Dungeon Boss Live BlizzCon 2017
Nov 5, 2017

Raid bosses take months of hard work to design—but they are giving this panel only got 60 minutes! The WoW encounter team invites the community to peek behind the scenes at a roundtable, where they'll brainstorm and design a new dungeon boss from scratch.Watching the convention from home? Check out Wowhead's Discord to discuss BlizzCon and get the News Webhook for all BlizzCon 2017 news alerts!Continue reading »Wowhead News

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World of Warcraft Boss Design Workshop
Nov 5, 2017

World of Warcraft Boss Design Workshop Several members of the Warcraft team are sitting down to discuss boss design! More news to come! Pre-production Meeting Determine setting and storyWhat bosses are inside?Get enough info to create a 2D settingMMO-Champion

BlizzCon 2017: Interview with World of Warcraft Senior Game Designer Steve Burke
Nov 5, 2017

Blizzard Watch had a chance to sit down with Steve Burke, Senior Game Designer on World of Warcraft at BlizzCon 2017. In Legion, you’ll see his handiwork in the beautiful city of Suramar where he was responsible for the overall design of city. With the upcoming Battle for Azeroth expansion, his primary focus is the...Blizzard Watch

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World Of Warcraft Classic Raises A Lot Of Questions
Nov 5, 2017

World of Warcraft got a host of huge updates at Blizzcon 2017. A new expansion is on the way, and we even got a first look at the new cinematic. But Blizzard also made a surprise announcement with very few details: World of Warcraft Classic will bring back the Vanilla experience.The news raises a lot of questions, and we talked with World of Warcraft production director John Hight to try and answer some of them. ...Gamespot's Video Game New

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World of Warcraft: Live Q & A Recap
Nov 5, 2017

World of Warcraft: Live Q & A Recap The developers are sitting down to answer community questions about all things Warcraft and the next expansion! More info to come! Q: Are Warfronts similar to invasions? What are the rewards? A: They will be built up to and up for a certain amount of time. The team is looking at other rewards such as invasions and timewalking in terms of rewards. Nothing is finalized yet. Q: Will basic reputations become account wide? ...MMO-Champion

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Nov 4, 2017
World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth Trailer Rewind
Nov 5, 2017

Here are all the details big and small from the newly revealed trailer for the upcoming WoW expansion.Today we’re taking a look at the brand new cinematic trailer for the World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth expansion. First thing we see is the Undercity, previously the capital city of Lorderon in Warcraft 3 and previous games in the series. It fell to the undead during the events of Warcraft 3 after Arthas murdered his father, the king. ...IGN.com

BlizzCon 2017 World of Warcraft Q&A - More Character Slots, Larger Backpack ...
Nov 5, 2017

It's time for one of the biggest events of BlizzCon: the Q&A panel where BlizzCon attendees get to ask Blizzard their burning questions about World of Warcraft and the new expansion, Battle for Azeroth. We're excited to hear all the community questions and can't wait to hear more of what's in store for Battle for Azeroth!Watching the convention from home? Check out Wowhead's Discord to discuss BlizzCon and get the News Webhook for all BlizzCon 2017 news alerts!Continue reading »Wowhead News

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BlizzCon 2017 World of Warcraft Q&A
Nov 5, 2017

It's time for one of the biggest events of BlizzCon: the Q&A panel where BlizzCon attendees get to ask Blizzard their burning questions about World of Warcraft and the new expansion, Battle for Azeroth. We're excited to hear all the community questions and can't wait to hear more of what's in store for Battle for Azeroth!Watching the convention from home? Check out Wowhead's Discord to discuss BlizzCon and get the News Webhook for all BlizzCon 2017 news alerts!Continue reading »Wowhead News

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What Was Missing From Blizzcon 2017?
Nov 5, 2017

Don't get us wrong, Blizzcon 2017 had some amazing suprises for almost every Blizzard game. Overwatch got a new map and a new hero. World of Warcraft answered our questions about what's going on with those legacy servers. Hearthstone got a new expansion. Heroes of the Storm got new heroes. But, there were still a few things missing.The most obvious absence was one we knew going into the show: no big Diablo news. ...Gamespot's Video Game New

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Heroes of the Storm Hero Deep Dive - Live Recap Thread
Nov 5, 2017

Heores of the Storm: What's Next - Live Panel Recap Screenshots Recap This panel was hosted by Alex Kinabrew (Senior 3D Artist), Matt Villers (Senior Game Designer), Kent-Erik Hagman (Lead Hero Designer), and Alex Neyman (Live Game Designer). ...MMO-Champion

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BlizzCon 2017: World of Warcraft live Q&A liveblog
Nov 4, 2017

Ah, here we go again. It’s time for our final liveblog of BlizzCon 2017, and it’s the World of Warcraft Q&A. And they’re live questions, which means that there are going to be several questions about the new expansion (that will not be answered because all of the information that can be shared right now has been shared), several questions [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

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BlizzCon 2017: Art of Warcraft panel and Q&A surprises – upright Orcs, new ...
Nov 5, 2017

Today’s Art of Warcraft panel mainly focused on the amazing new art and design we’re going to see in Battle for Azeroth. But it also held some surprises in a Q&A after the panel. Upright Orcs are on the way, as well as updated Druid forms to reflect the Allied Races. Goblin and Worgen models...Blizzard Watch

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Nov 4, 2017
BlizzCon 2017: WoW Q&A Live Blog
Nov 5, 2017

We will be live blogging BlizzCon 2017’s WoW Q&A panel. This page will be automatically updated with the latest news as it happens. If the updates stop for some reason, just refresh the page and they should start back up. Updates will appear at the top of the page.Blizzard Watch

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Nov 4, 2017
BlizzCon 2017: The Art of World of Warcraft Panel Overview and Screenshots
Nov 4, 2017

Artists from Blizzard discussed how the art of World of Warcraft is made at a BlizzCon 2017 panel. Check out our recap and screenshots of all the Battle for Azeroth art!Christopher Chang - Character CreationThe Art of Warcraft talks about character design, mounts, armor, weapons, environments, effects, dungeon creation, props, etc. Christopher discusses some of the new characters and creatures in the new expansions Battle for Azeroth.Continue reading »Wowhead News

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Nov 4, 2017
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Nov 4, 2017
(Update) BlizzCon's World of Warcraft diorama featuring real player ...
Nov 5, 2017

[Update: Come to find out, I actually was part of the diorama, the database just didn't catch it. My Blood Elf Demon Hunter made it in, and a Blizzard employee handed the figure to me after the closing ceremonies for a closer look. Upon inspection, this looks like a near 1:1 re-creation of my character. The horns are exact, the shoulder pads are the same, it has the same bandana/mask, and the same belt. ...Destuctoid

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World of Warcraft Classic Servers: What We Know So Far
Nov 4, 2017

We're rounding up all the information released so far about World of Warcraft Classic Servers that were announced this weekend at BlizzCon 2017!Watching the convention from home? Check out Wowhead's Discord to discuss BlizzCon and get the News Webhook for all BlizzCon 2017 news alerts!BlizzCon 2017 ContestEvery comment you leave on any BlizzCon 2017 post is entering you to win prizes like a Big Blizzard Bear.Continue reading »Wowhead News

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The Art of World of Warcraft
Nov 4, 2017

The Art of World of Warcraft The art team sits down to discuss the art and models in World of Warcraft. Kul Tiras Wanted Kul Tiras humans to look more battle hardened and robustClothing is made for harsh weatherElegant weapons with nautical themesMMO-Champion

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Nov 4, 2017
BlizzCon 2017: World of Warcraft art panel liveblog
Nov 4, 2017

Remember how last year, we got an enormous amount of art discussion during a panel that really should have been about systems? Or was it the year before? These things blur together sometimes. If you spend a whole lot of time liveblogging about World of Warcraft at each installment of BlizzCon, at some point you just start letting it all [...]This article was published by the word-wranglers at Massively Overpowered. Please review our terms of use for feeds.Massively Overpowered

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Overwatch Devs On Toxic Players, Making A Real "Blizzard World" And Vaping
Nov 4, 2017

Overwatch has had a very busy Blizzcon this year. To help parse through the mountain of announcements (and to get a little more insight into the team's decisions), I interviewed Overwatch principal designer Scott Mercer and technical artist Hak Lee about the biggest reveals at the show.We cover the inspiration for the newly announced hero Moira, the possibility of the new map Blizzard World becoming a real place, and which Overwatch character probably vapes. ...Gamespot's Video Game New

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Del Rey Books reveals the cover to Before the Storm
Nov 4, 2017

If the reveal of Battle for Azeroth has you salivating for the novel Before the Storm, and the recent preview from this year’s BlizzCon didn’t do much to sate your booklust, don’t look to me for help. Because I am here to tantalize you with this — the cover to Before the Storm. Before the #BattleforAzeroth The next epic...Blizzard Watch

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BlizzCon 2017 Battle for Azeroth Island Expeditions
Nov 4, 2017

Island expeditions are a new form of content added in Battle for Azeroth, a 3v3 scenario-esque content, with high replayability. Face off AI or even other players in the search for Azerite and treasures! We've collected all the information from BlizzCon 2017 on Island Expeditions here in this post.Watching the convention from home? Check out Wowhead's Discord to discuss BlizzCon and get the News Webhook for all BlizzCon 2017 news alerts!Continue reading »Wowhead News

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BlizzCon 2017: What is the Heart of Azeroth?
Nov 4, 2017

One of the big new systems coming in with Battle for Azeroth is the Heart of Azeroth. It combines elements of the legendary and Artifact systems we’ve seen in Legion, allowing for players to customize their characters by infusing the Artifact necklace with power. But what power, and how will we be customizing ourselves? And what is the Heart...Blizzard Watch

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Designcraft: Building Blocks of Level Design Panel Live Recap
Nov 4, 2017

Designcraft: Building Blocks of Level Design Panel Live Recap A few members of the Warcraft team are sitting down to discuss how they build the world of Azeroth! More info to come! Player character is very importantAzeroth itself is the most important character to the design team. Blocking Out a New Zone Start with a flat planeAfter they have a basic surface, they start to map what the surface will look likeAll textures are hand painted and geo is moldedOnce hub is established, terrain is push aMMO-Champion

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Nov 4, 2017