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  1. Warlords of Draenor Helps World of Warcraft Once Again Top Ten Million SubscribersRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Overclockers Club

    At its peak, World of Warcraft had a whopping 12 million subscribers, making it the most popular MMORPG in history. While Blizzard has still enjoyed great success with the game, its subscriber base has unsurprisingly declined over the years, dropping to a still respectable, roughly 7.5 million last year.


  2. Critical Paths Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Richard Cobbett Site Updates

    ... make a token effort can be incredibly effective at it. I was reminded of this while playing the excellent World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor this past week or so. Amongst its many cool changes and additions, one of the simplest yet most ...


  3. Celebrate World of Warcraft's 10th Anniversary With a Return to Molten CoreRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Escapist

    World of Warcraft is ten years old, and to celebrate is taking us back to the days of Molten Core and Tarren Mill vs. Southshore. World of Warcraft is now 10-years old, and certainly shows no signs of slowing down .


  4. Blizzard Announces World Of Warcraft 10th Anniversary In-Game EventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ubergizmo

    For a game that's 10 years old, having 10 million active subscribers is no small feat but yet Blizzard has managed to pull that off with World of Warcraft, whose latest expansion was released about a little over a week ago. That being said to celebrate its 10th anniversary, Blizzard has announced a celebration of sorts.


  5. Gaming giant Blizzard celebrates 20th anniversary this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Orange County Register

    ... UCLA grads in 1991 as Silicon & Synapse, has morphed into a multiplayer gaming giant. Its signature game, "World of Warcraft," turns 10 this week. The company is celebrating an explosion of new players following the Nov. 13 launch of its latest ...


  6. Hitting level 100 in World of Warcraft feels like a major life eventRead the original story

    Yesterday | Polygon

    I spent my Sunday afternoon this past weekend doing two things simultaneously: waiting in a virtual line with 5,000 other people to play World of Warcraft , and spending time with my fiancA and our 15-month-old child. At the intersection between these two activities, something strange occurred to me: I've been playing World of Warcraft on and off longer than I've known the mother of my son.


  7. World of Warcraft once again tops 10 million subscribersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Joystiq

    The last time we checked in on Blizzard's wildly successful online roleplaying game World of Warcraft , the MMO was bleeding players and subscriber numbers had fallen to 7.7 million. Thanks to the newly-launched Warlords of Draenor expansion, however, the game's fortunes have turned around.


  8. World Of Warcraft 10th Anniversary Event BeginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Cinema Blend News

    World Of Warcraft officially turns 10 years old on Sunday. Blizzard is marking this milestone with two special activities that let players relive the game's early years.


  9. WoW 10th Anniversary CelebrationsRead the original story

    Friday | Blue's News details special events getting underway today to celebrate this weekend's 10th anniversary of World of Warcraft , Blizzard's MMORPG which launched on November 23, 2004 . Here's word on what to expect, with last night's references to "tomorrow" now representing today: This weekend marks World of Warcraft's 10th anniversary, and we'd like to thank you for exploring Azeroth with us for all these years.


  10. 'World of Warcraft' subscriptions top 10 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The London Free Press

    Visitors play the "World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor" video game at the Blizzard Entertainment exhibition stand during the Gamescom 2014 fair in Cologne Aug. 13, 2014. REUTERS/Ina Fassbender LOS ANGELES - Subscribers are signing up to play the latest expansion of Blizzard Entertainment's World of Warcraft franchise, topping the 10 million mark for the first time since 2012.


  11. World of Warcraft, Then And NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Kotaku

    It's happening! World of Warcraft is about to turn 10. If you logged in today, you've already seen an achievement pop up. Although the game came out on November 23, 2004 in the US, the in-game celebration begins today.


  12. Happy tenth anniversary World of Warcraft, thanks for these awesome presentsRead the original story

    Friday | Polygon

    This weekend marks the tenth anniversary for Blizzard's massively multiplayer, massively popular online game World of Warcraft, and to celebrate the developer is handing out some neat in-game goodies and play. All of the anniversary content hits today and will remain available until Jan. 6, 2015 at 10 a.m. PT, according to Blizzard officials .


  13. PC Gamer Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Richard Cobbett Site Updates

    What is it? The fifth World of Warcraft expansion, taking characters to Level 100 and sending them back in time to an alternate history where the Orcs not making a terrible decision could have even worse ramifications on the present. Also, there's loot.


  14. World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor Diary: Day 8 - Frostfire Ridge and GarrisonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | AusGamers

    Follow on for our second entry in the on-going review of World of Warcraft's fifth expansion, Warlords of Draenor We chat with Blizzard's Hearthstone team on all the juicy info about the first expansion to highly-successful card game Hearthstone We take a nostalgic look back at one of the best N64 games to ever be made, The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask After a somewhat rocky launch that was easily summed up as QueueCraft 2014, World of Warcraft's fifth expansion, Warlords of Draenor, is now back to a more reasonable standard as I head into the first "real" levelling zone of Draenor, Frostfire Ridge.


  15. World of Warcraft Tops 10 Million Registered Players AgainRead the original story

    Friday |

    Blizzard Entertainment sent out a press release announcing that as of the first 24 hours of World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor 's availability, more than 3.3 million copies had sold-through and the game's global subscriber base had passed 10 million, with growth across all major regions. Warlords of Draenor is available now in a digital and physical Standard Edition as well as a Digital Deluxe Edition , which includes in-game bonus items for World of Warcraft and other Blizzard games.


  16. DerpTrolling hacker group leaks thousands of PSN, Windows Live log-insRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Inquirer

    ... re to come. Tweets from the principal account show that recent activities may include causing problems for World of Warcraft , Ubisoft, Blizzard and Halo .


  17. The Missing Feature World of Warcraft Fans Won't ForgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Kotaku

    ... for more than half a decade-half of WoW 's lifespan. It is... a dance studio. It all began back when World of Warcraft 's second expansion, Wrath of the Lich King , was announced back in 2007. Nestled among many larger additions-a new class, new ...


  18. 'World of Warcraft' Subscriptions Top 10 Mil for First Time in Two YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Subscribers are signing up to play the latest expansion of Blizzard Entertainment's "World of Warcraft" franchise, topping the 10 million mark for the first time since 2012. The uptick in subs comes as "World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor" was released Nov. 13, selling 3.3 million copies on its first day of release.


  19. New expansion pushes World of Warcraft subscriptions up 35 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Ars Technica

    Just a few months ago, the future wasn't looking so bright for World of Warcraft , with subscriptions dipping down to just under 7 million and Blizzard employees stating publicly that they didn't expect the subscriber base to grow going forward. What a difference an expansion makes, as Blizzard announced this week that the recent release of Lords of Draenor has pushed the game back over 10 million subscribers for the first time since 2012.


  20. World of Warcraft isn't the only video game celebrating an anniversary this yearRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | Cult of Mac Blog

    Everyone's rightfully celebrating the tenth anniversary of World of Warcraft at the moment, but WoW isn't the only game blowing out the candles for a significant birthday this year. Turning back the hands of time , Cult of Mac pays homage to some of the other classic video games that changed everything.