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2:30 PM on 02.27.2013

Mists of Pandaria Thunder King update gets a fun trailer

Patch 5.2, a major content update for World of Warcraft: Mists of Pandaria, is nearly upon us, and Blizzard has a new trailer to celebrate. Lorewalker Cho lays down some phat poetry to get us in the mood for hot raid content...

Chris Carter

2:00 AM on 02.20.2013

Study: Gamers have more control over their dreams

Why do we dream? Amongst the foggy midst of hearsay, medical expertise, and decades of research, the simple answer is, we have no idea. One thing we can all agree on is that dreams are weird. Why my brain transported me to...

Taylor Stein

9:30 PM on 01.30.2013

New director signs on for Legendary's Warcraft movie

Legendary Pictures' big-screen adaptation of Warcraft has landed a new director, Duncan Jones, according to Hollywood Reporter and later confirmed by Blizzard Entertainment. He's best known for directing Source Code and Moon,...

Jordan Devore

2:30 PM on 12.07.2012

Pachter: Activision should charge for Call of Duty online

Michael "Thigh Majesty" Pachter is a man of business, which doesn't always make him a friend to consumers. His latest suggestion, that Activision should charge a fee for Call of Duty, isn't a new notion, but it never wins him...

Jim Sterling





9:30 PM on 12.05.2012

Cinder Kitten pet for World of Warcraft now available

As a follow-up to us telling you about the painfully cute Cinder Kitten pet for World of Warcraft, the happy little companion is now available for purchase. Should you feel compelled to adopt, head on over to the Blizzard sto...

Jordan Devore

11:00 PM on 11.08.2012

Upcoming Cinder Kitten WoW pet will support Sandy relief

Blizzard will once again be using the World of Warcraft Pet Store to help aid those who have been affected by natural disasters. This time, it's the Cinder Kitten, shown above, which will be available for $10 in the near futu...

Jordan Devore

11:30 PM on 11.05.2012

Get your art into UDON's World of Warcraft Tribute book

During New York Comic Con, UDON announced World of Warcraft Tribute, an art book that will compile selected pieces from professionals and fans across the globe. The last "Tribute" book that the publisher put out was the amazi...

Tony Ponce

10:00 AM on 10.05.2012

Politician declared unfit for office due to WoW habit

Maine State Senate democratic candidate Colleen Lachowicz has been slammed by the Republicans for a violent history of assassination, poisoning, and dickpunching. In World of Warcraft. For crying out loud. Maine Republic...

Jim Sterling

8:15 PM on 10.01.2012

The DTOID Show: Mechs, Pandas, and... XCOM?

Happy Monday, everyone! It's been a while since I've written one of these things, so I'll keep it short and sweet because I love you and also I'm insanely tired. On today's episode, we've got a trailer for Halo 4's multiplay...

Tara Long

4:00 PM on 09.29.2012

Impressions: World of Warcraft: Mists of Pandaria (1-85)

World of Warcraft is going on its fourth expansion. I know, right? Even though I stopped raiding officially midway through Lich King's release, I've came back every so often to level up my character, experience content update...

Chris Carter

2:00 PM on 09.28.2012

A chance encounter

Justin Amirkhani is a freelance writer from Toronto, Canada. He is currently backpacking around North America visiting game developers as part of Gamer Unplugged. This is one of his stories from the road. At its heart, World ...

Justin Amirkhani

10:30 AM on 09.24.2012

Pandaria is almost upon us, sans Jack Black sadly

"Haha WoW is such an old game and it looks so old! Pandas? More like pandering am I right?" Now that the reactions of a bunch of people who never played World of Warcraft are out of the way, I present to you a new trailer for...

Chris Carter

8:30 AM on 09.12.2012

World of Warcraft screenshots contain hidden user data

How's this for scary? Screenshots taken inside MMO World of Warcraft are quietly watermarked with encrypted user data. Looking at a decoded screenshot, the data hidden in your screenshots looks like rows of characters from Th...

Dale North

7:00 AM on 08.23.2012

Blizzard has no intention of expanding WoW's free to play

Right now, you could boot up a free version of World of Warcraft, and play until level 20 -- but it looks like that's all you're going to get. Producer John Lagrave, in an interview with CVG, explains that the free to pl...

Chris Carter

6:00 PM on 08.20.2012

World of Warcraft to unlock every race for free

We already saw the absolute greatest World of Warcraft cinematic to date, but now there's even more good news for WoW fans on the horizon. Blizzard has just announced that once an upcoming Mists of Pandaria patch hi...

Chris Carter





10:00 PM on 08.16.2012

Mists of Pandaria cinematic is the absolute greatest

I make no attempts to hide my infatuation with pandas. I also don't shy away from stating that I'm not a big fan of World of Warcraft. However, Blizzard knows how to get anyone excited for their games with the always stellar...

Brett Zeidler