World of Warcraft News

WoW Shadowlands Finally Adds Black and Asian Facial Options for Human Characters

Now Black and Asian players can make characters that look more like themselves.

WoW Shadowlands Info: Blizzard Talks Player Choice, Customization, and More

You can finally make yourself in World of Warcraft.

World of Warcraft's Next Expansion Sends Us to the Shadowlands

The land of the dead awaits.

Three Blizzard Veterans Left the Company After the StarCraft FPS Was Canceled

Blizzard confirms the exits of three prominent Hearthstone and Heroes of the Storm developers.

New Overwatch 2 Art Leaks on Blizzard's Website

We may have just learned who Overwatch's next hero is and what WoW's next expansion is called.

Blizzard Gives Gay WoW Classic Guild its Name Back, But Makes No Guarantees That It Won't Change Again

On top of the ongoing Hearthstone controversy, WoW Classic guild "GAY BOYS" is bringing attention to Blizzard meddling with their name.

Furries Rejoice: WoW Battle for Azeroth Enlisting Vulpera for Its Next Patch

The next WoW content patch will include two more Allied Races and a raid.

WoW Classic is Changing Up Its Roadmap With an Early Release for Dire Maul

Blizzard shifts the schedule a bit to take into account.

Free WoW Classic Character Moves Are Coming to Help the Overcrowded Realm Problem

Blizzard's quest to get more people playing instead of waiting continues.

WoW Classic Realms Are Still Seeing Lengthy Queues After Hotfixes

It might still be hours before you get into the realm of your choice.

Blizzard Files Lawsuit Over 'Blatant Warcraft Knock-Off' On Mobile

The suit also points to games that allegedly infringe on Pokemon and other franchises.

World of Warcraft Game Director Explains the Long Queue Times for WoW Classic

More realms are coming, but gradually.

WoW Classic Players Are Struggling to Get Their Old Names Set

They're rekindling an old flame: the login queue.

Another Blizzard Co-Founder Is Leaving After Almost 30 Years With The Company

Only one of the original co-founders is left now.

Former Blizzard Co-Founder Discusses Some of Blizzard's Biggest Failings, Hints at a Comeback

Mike Morhaime is now free to talk about his time at Blizzard.

WoW Classic Launching This August, Closed Beta Starting This Week

You might be able to play WoW Classic sooner than you thought.

World of Warcraft Celebrates 15th Anniversary With New Collector's Edition This October

Blizzard is offering something you can put your hands on for WoW's anniversary year.

BlizzCon Dates Revealed With Three Pricey Ticket Options

The convention is expanding this year, and so are some ticket prices.

WoW Will Eventually Let Players Hide Everything Except Their Pants

With the announcement of a "Hide Chest" option, Blizzard promises more in the future.

Here's How World of Warcraft Classic Will Simulate the Release of Original Raids Like Molten Core

WoW Classic's roadmap will unfold over the course of six phases that simulate classic patches.

World of Warcraft Classic Gets 2019 Release Window, Offered Free to Subscribers

Blizzard Entertainment is getting the launch state of World of Warcraft in tip top shape.

Watch BlizzCon 2018's Opening Ceremony and Big Announcements Here

Diablo 4? New Overwatch hero? A deeper look inside World of Warcraft Classic? Watch all the possible news as it unfolds here.

Blizzard Co-Founder Mike Morhaime Steps Down as President

World of Warcraft executive producer steps into the role.

World of Warcraft Classic Available With BlizzCon 2018 Virtual Ticket

Blizzard Entertainment has a demo of its planned classic revival all ready for Blizzcon.

One of World of Warcraft's Most Famous Raids Wasn't Even Originally Scheduled for Launch

Even the vanilla version of World of Warcraft was coming in hot.

Battle for Azeroth is the Fastest Selling World of Warcraft Expansion Ever

Shipping 3.4 million units in its first 24 hours.

World of Warcraft Subscription Now Gives You Access to Base Game and Previous Expansions

You don't need to purchase the base game anymore, just subscribe monthly.

WoW Servers Struggle on Battle For Azeroth Pre-Patch Day

World of Warcraft is having a few server issues.

WoW's Battle for Azeroth Pre-Patch Brings Big Changes on July 17

Next week's update will prepare players for the next expansion.

WoW Battle for Azeroth Adds a Portable Auction House Valued at $480

The Mighty Caravan Brutosaur is the ultimate status symbol for Goblins.

Hacker Given Jail Sentence for World of Warcraft DDoS Attack

Real jail. Not one of those in-game jails you can break out of if your Lockpicking skill is high enough.

WoW Battle for Azeroth Devs Rethinking Global Cooldown Changes

Things won't be reverted completely, but Blizzard Entertainment is open to tweaking things.

BlizzCon 2018 Dates Announced, Here's When Tickets Go On Sale

Southern California gets its annual Blizzard

WoW: Battle for Azeroth Devs Promise Deeper Flexibility and Respec For Azerite Armor

Blizzard offers some new details about the all-new Azerite gear system for the Battle for Azeroth expansion.

Warcraft Director Calls Making of the Troubled Film "A [Studio] Political Minefield"

"Warcraft was a political minefield as far as filmmaking goes," says filmmaker Duncan Jones.

WoW Team on Balance: Sometimes You Should Bring the Class, Not the Player

Things are changing in World of Warcraft.

WoW: Battle for Azeroth Coming This Summer, "On or Before" September 21, 2018

Blizzard Entertainment has given us as much of a release date as we're getting.

WoW Wants to Emphasize "Class Uniqueness" Again

Battle of Azeroth represents a shift back towards an older style in balancing.

World of Warcraft Patch 7.3.5 Launches January 16 Without Allied Races

If you were expecting Allied Races in the next patch, it's not happening.

WoW Kills PVP and PVE Server Difference, Players Can Toggle Their Status

World of Warcraft finally changes its PVP system.

Blizzard Reignites Horde vs Alliance With WoW's Battle For Azeroth Expansion

The next WoW expansion stands revealed.

WoW Will Let Players Revisit The Past In World of Warcraft: Classic

The Vanilla server players wanted is here.

World of Warcraft's New Pet Helps Disaster Relief Efforts

Blizzard tries to help out with a tiny pet.

Players React To World of Warcraft's Intergalactic Journey in Shadows of Argus Patch

Patch 7.3 sends players to another planet to fight the Burning Legion.

World of Warcraft PTR Data May Point To An Ocean-Bound Next Expansion

From the planet of Argus to Kul'Tiras?

World of Warcraft Goes To Space To Fight The Burning Legion

The next patch takes Blizzard Entertainment's MMO to a whole new world.

WoW Token Prices Hit Record High After Destiny 2 News

Wolves of WoW Auction Houses stood to make some serious gold.

Blizzard Legal Kills Ambitious World of Warcraft Quest Mod

Warcraft Tales was a bit too much for a simple WoW mod, in Blizzard's estimation.

WoW Tries To Add Enemy Gear-Scaling Under The Radar, Community Notices Instantly

Blizzard Entertainment adds a pretty major feature to World of Warcraft, without saying anything about it.

WoW Gold Can Be Used for Overwatch and Hearthstone Items

Blizzard Entertainment opens up the WoW Token to other Battle.net titles.

World of Warcraft is Fixing Its Content Problem With Smaller Patches

Blizzard outlines patch 7.1.5 and patch 7.2, the Tomb of Sargeras.

World of Warcraft Director Moves To "Another Project" at Blizzard

Tom Chilton has bid farewell to World of Warcraft after 12 years of service.

World of Warcraft Legion Launch Week Sales in Line with Warlords of Draenor

Legion hasn't gained on its predecessors with this launch, but it hasn't lost either.

WoW Legion Companion Is Live and Pretty Great

If you're playing WoW Legion, it's probably worth your while to pick up this app.

Video Round-Up: World of Warcraft, No Man's Sky, and Hitman

Find out about Gul'Dan's past and where you can kill Gary Busey, all in the same place!

Everything is Nerfed: WoW Legion Pre-Expansion Patch Now Live!

The new World of Warcraft expansion is coming in August, but today's patch gives players a little taster.

Overwatch and Hearthstone Getting Built-In Facebook Live Streaming

Blizzard and Facebook team up to bring Facebook integration to Blizzard titles.

Blizzard vs Nostalrius: The Case for a Legacy World of Warcraft Server [Updated]

Blizzard Entertainment shuts down the most popular World of Warcraft legacy server. Is there a way forward for the concept?

World of Warcraft's Legion Breaks Free on August 30

Blizzard Entertainment finally has a release date for its next WoW expansion.

Why Does Boosting to Level 90 in World of Warcraft Cost $60?

According to Blizzard, it's so the pay-to-endgame solution doesn't "devalue the accomplishment of levelling."

World of Warcraft's Characters Getting a Makeover

As the world's most-subscribed MMORPG approaches its tenth anniversary, Blizzard's giving Azeroth's population a much-needed makeover.

World of Warcraft Brings Cash Store Into the Game

You can now buy pets and mounts without ever leaving Azeroth

Blizzard Isn't Opposed To World of Warcraft Going Free-to-Play

Blizzard lead designer Tom Chilton admits that free-to-play is a great unknown and Mike rants about the perceived goodness of sub fees.