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I can't believe the Warcraft movie is less than a month away

It really is the year of video game movies. In addition to Angry Birds and Rachet & Clank (among others), Warcraft is readying itself for a release soon. How soon, you may ask? Well, June 10 in the US, and May 30 internationally. I...   read

 
 
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The beta for the next World of Warcraft expansion starts today

Blizzard's alpha for the upcoming World of Warcraft: Legion expansion winded down recently, but the beta has just begun. As of today Blizzard is rolling out the new build, which will unlock at roughly 2PM PT today. It'll feature the De...   read

 
 
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Here's a new Warcraft movie trailer

There's not long to go before the Warcraft movie hits theaters, but if you're desperate for a quick fix to keep you going, here's a suitably epic blink-and-you’ll-miss-it sneak peek.   In this new trailer director Duncan Jon...   read

 
 
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World of Warcraft: Legion launches August 30

World of Warcraft: Legion, the MMO's sixth expansion, will launch August 30, Blizzard just announced. Taking place on the heels of Warlords of Draenor, this $50 add-on raises the game's level cap from 100 to 110, introduces a new demon...   read

 
 
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There's a new Illidan-centric Warcraft book out this week

As a lead-in to the Demonhunter-filled World of Warcraft expansion Legion (set to launch later this year), a new novel has been released simply titled "Illidan." Illidan is a very complex character who is constantly shifting ...   read

 
 
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Blizzard patching Warcraft III almost 14 years on

Warcraft III is getting a new patch. Yes, Warcraft III. You read that correctly. Blizzard is planning to issue an update to the 2002 strategy game this Tuesday, March 15, according to Robert Bridenbecker, the head of Blizzard's classic game...   read

 
 
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You might get World of Warcraft for free when you go to see the movie

Everybody knows cinema tickets are expensive as all hell. You spend upwards of £20 to sit in a room with a load of noisy, obnoxious arseholes and ultimately get a worse experience than if you just watched it in your underwear at home....   read

 
 
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Warcraft movie's first TV spot has a poorly animated baby

There's been lots of talk about Duncan Jones' (son of David Bowie) Warcraft film, and it seems like the CG-heavy look is pretty polarizing. I get the whole Polar Express uncanny valley vibe, but I trust Jones to generally make a g...   read

 
 
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This World of Warcraft Dark Portal frame is badass

I'm generally not a fan of expensive photo frames, but this one has me making an exception. It's a replica of the Dark Portal from Warcraft, which, as any Warcraft player (RTS or MMO) knows, is a huge part of the lore. Sadly, it's limi...   read

 
 
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Orcs sure do look cool in the Warcraft movie

The first official trailer for Duncan Jones' Warcraft movie is out, and it looks all right! I think? It's hard to say based on just this small amount of footage for a film not releasing until June 2016.   read

 
 
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Latest Warcraft movie poster drops the giant shoulder armor

Fresh or rotten, I suspect I'll wind up watching Warcraft in a theater. We're many months out from the June 10, 2016 release of the film, but we're only a few days away from the "worldwide debut" of the first trailer. Until then, here's a n...   read

 
 


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Everyone dies in this 15-minute long Hearthstone turn

Hearthstone can be at times an absolutely infuriating game, and at other times it can be one of the funniest games around. Every time I see people pull the kinds of play YouTuber The Optimistic Brit has, it usually ends up with me boo...   read

 
 
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Watch the newest Warcraft movie trailer before it's pulled

A few months ago during San Diego Comic-Con, the first Warcraft movie trailer was live for a single morning. If you didn't get a chance to catch that extended video, you can get a quick look at the film now, by way of a 40 second ...   read

 
 
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Blizzard should do Warcraft IV next

This is a silly story to run, but my love of Warcraft is telling me to just go with it. At gamescom, StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void producer Tim Morten told IGN that following work on the expansion, the team "will consider Warcraft, Star...   read

 
 
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These are the next three Heroes of the Storm

I don't think I'll stray far from Valla (especially now that I have her Master Skin), but I have been stockpiling gold for another Diablo character in Heroes of the Storm -- Kharazim, Monk of Ivgorod. At gamescom, Blizzard opened up about t...   read

 
 
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Watch the leaked Warcraft movie trailer before it's pulled

A new trailer for the Warcraft movie debuted exclusively at San Diego Comic-Con behind closed doors, and like every other trailer that came out of the event, it has leaked by way of phone footage. The first public trailer isn't c...   read

 
 
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Blizzard is holding a public Hearthstone event in San Francisco

Blizzard has announced that it will hold a Hearthstone event live at the Folsom Street foundry in San Francisco California next week. It starts at 2:30 PM PST on July 22, and will feature matches, developer access, and a "momentous ann...   read

 
 
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Soar over Stormwind in this AR Warcraft movie trailer

Even if you weren't wowed by the posters, the Warcraft movie hype train is starting to chug along. Industrial Light & Magic xLAB has produced an AR (augmented reality) experience, both viewable by way of an iOS and Android ap...   read

 
 
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What do you think of these Warcraft movie posters?

There's lots of news coming out of last weekend's San Diego Comic-Con, and quite a bit of it is video game related -- like this pair of Warcraft movie posters! The film has been on the cutting-room floor and beyond since 2006, and now ...   read

 
 
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Heroes of the Storm is now in open beta, will launch next month

Heroes of the Storm has been in alpha and closed beta sessions for a while, but it's prepping for a full launch next month. For now, you can enter the open beta on Mac or PC with a simple signup on the game's website. While they'...   read

 
 
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First look at Warcraft film features beefcake orc nipples

I'm still a bit sad to have lost director Duncan Jones (Moon, Source Code) to years of a Warcraft film (now pushed back into June of 2016), but maybe those of you who are into it will get a not-sucky game movie out of it. I am getting my bo...   read

 
 
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Warcraft movie delayed three months

So, that Warcraft movie huh? First it was going to release on 18 December 2015, then that date got pushed back because it was announced that Star Wars Episode VII would release that same date. The movie's release got pushed back to 11 March...   read

 
 
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Hearthstone's availability on smartphones is bad for my health

When Hearthstone made its way to the iPad, I may or may not have played it for two weeks straight. My wife and I would sit down by the fire (or hearth, if you will) with our iPad and laptop in-hand and play for hours while time escaped...   read

 
 
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Oh my god, yes! Modders are remaking Warcraft III

"Off I go then!" "Yes, m'lord!" "Job's done!" These soundbites send my mind back to all of those magical summers spent obsessively playing Warcraft III as a teenager. The creators of Warcraft: Armies of Azeroth, a remake of the game being ...   read

 
 
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