Players can buy the tokens with gold, which formerly only allowed extra game time to be added to their account.
Tuesday 7 Feb 2017 1:17pm | PC | 2
Players will be able to return to Karazhan, and have a host of new features to look forward to next time they log in.
Wednesday 26 Oct 2016 8:09am | PC
Hollywood blacksmith Tony Swatton has forged some of the game’s most recognisable weapons, including the infamous Warglaives of Azzinoth.
Tuesday 30 Aug 2016 2:12pm | PC | 2
Blizzard announced during San Diego Comic Con that their wildly popular MMO will be getting several multimedia outings.
Monday 25 Jul 2016 9:14am | PC | 3
Lady Liadrin is now available in Hearthstone, but to unlock her you'll need to reach level 20 in World of Warcraft's free version.
Thursday 17 Mar 2016 9:25am | PC | iOS | 1
At BlizzCon this weekend, Blizzard and Legendary Pictures debuted the first trailer for the upcoming film adaptation of Warcraft.
Monday 9 Nov 2015 8:29am | PC | iOS | 6
As well as the Illidan-inspired Demon Hunter class, there's a new Artifact Weapon system, increased level cap, new continent, and more.
Friday 7 Aug 2015 10:12am | PC | 1
Their 12-track album includes music from Call of Duty, Pokemon, Zelda, Final Fantasy, Kingdom Hearts, Halo, and much more.
Wednesday 30 Oct 2013 11:38am | PS2 | PS3 | 360 | Wii U | Wii | PC | Vita | 3DS | DS | iOS | Android | Xbox | GCN | GBA | 6
The Stinky Footboard is a new kind of controller; one that goes under your desk, and you then stand on...
Thursday 21 Mar 2013 4:26pm | PC | 3
A new trailer for patch 5.2: The Thunder King, World of Warcraft's next big content drop.
Thursday 28 Feb 2013 1:57pm | PC
Transmogrification, raid finder, new dungeons and more now available to play
Wednesday 30 Nov 2011 12:15pm | PC
We sit down with the senior managing producer behind many of Sony's biggest franchises. What makes him (and them) tick?
Thursday 31 May 2012 8:00am | PS3 | Vita | PSP
Jess gets her hands dirty with text-based MUDing
Tuesday 26 Feb 2008 10:00am | PC
He's back, and more alcohol fueled than ever.
Tuesday 24 Oct 2006 10:00am | PC
That darn monkey won't go away!
Tuesday 5 Sep 2006 10:00am | PC
Monkey deals to more fiendish rumours.
Friday 21 Oct 2005 6:20pm | PS2 | 360 | PSP
Tristan discusses the narrow view of most games publishers.
Monday 5 Sep 2005 9:21am | PC
Tristan talks about the things you shouldn't talk about on a kid-friendly website, and tries to relate it to gaming.
Thursday 16 Jun 2005 12:00pm | PC
Tristan explores the enticing world of online gaming...and finds that he doesn't want to leave it.
Monday 4 Apr 2005 12:00pm | PC
The team behind the now-defunct Nostalrius server have given the code to another enthusiast team, in the hopes that it will live on.
Monday 7 Nov 2016 2:22pm | PC | 1
Tom Chilton – who has been working on the game since its 2004 launch – is moving on to a mysterious new project.
Friday 14 Oct 2016 2:08pm | PC | 3
The owners of recently shutdown private server Nostalrius are meeting with the official developers of the persistently popular MMO.
Monday 2 May 2016 12:00pm | PC | 3
World of Warcraft: Legion will be set to launch August 30, according to developer Blizzard – bringing new quests, items, and weapons.
Tuesday 19 Apr 2016 2:00pm | PC | 1
Referred to as “vanilla” servers, they ran an older version of the popular Warcraft-based MMO, as it was between 2004 and 2007.
Friday 8 Apr 2016 11:00am | PC
Blizzard have released a series of reference kits for those wanting to cosplay as their favourite Blizzard heroes at upcoming conventions.
Friday 11 Sep 2015 10:22am | PS4 | Xbox One | PS3 | 360 | PC | iOS | 2
Activision Blizzard have revealed that World of Warcraft subscriber numbers have fallen to 5.6 million, the lowest since 2005.
Wednesday 5 Aug 2015 11:28am | PC | 2
The next expansion for World of Warcraft will be unveiled in an event streamed lived from gamescom, starting at 4am on August 7.
Thursday 30 Jul 2015 9:32am | PC | 1
With the version 6.2 update, players with a level 3 garrison will be able to build shipyards, and construct ships to dispatch on naval missions.
Wednesday 15 Apr 2015 3:45pm | PC | 2
An upcoming World of Warcraft patch will introduce a means for players to buy game time from one another with gold earned in-game.
Tuesday 3 Mar 2015 8:51am | PC | 3
New accessibility settings in the next major update let players adjust colour display to account different types of colour blindness.
Tuesday 17 Feb 2015 11:10am | PC
Blizzard have raised over $1.9 million USD for the Red Cross' Ebola relief effort in Africa, with the latest charity pet promotion.
Thursday 12 Feb 2015 2:16pm | PC
Every World of Warcraft player whose account was active on November 14 will get five days of additional gametime for free.
Wednesday 19 Nov 2014 11:25am | PC | 2
Warlords of Draenor has been available for less than a day, but some players have already hit the new level cap.
Friday 14 Nov 2014 2:24pm | PC | 4
An installation in New York's Times Square shows the aftermath of a cab's unfortunate encounter with Gorehowl, Grommash Hellscream's axe.
Wednesday 12 Nov 2014 3:56pm | PC | 6
The new World of Warcraft data centre physically located in Australia is now opening, giving Australasian players a big latency improvement.
Thursday 30 Oct 2014 2:03pm | PC | 2
A pre-Warlords of Draenor patch will add an "undelete" feature to World of Warcraft, letting players restore deleted characters.
Friday 26 Sep 2014 9:49am | PC | 2
Blizzard has revealed plans to memorialise comedian and actor Robin Williams in World of Warcraft, after his passing earlier this week.
Thursday 14 Aug 2014 2:59pm | PC | 9
Other commemoration events include a Tarren Mill vs. Southshore battleground, and a max-level version of the Molten Core raid dungeon.
Thursday 7 Aug 2014 9:49am | PC | 11
The number of global MMORPG subscribers has fallen from 30.6 million in 2010 to 23.4 million in 2013, offset by a rise in in-game spending.
Monday 21 Jul 2014 10:57am | PS4 | PS3 | PC | 5
A week-long trial of free faction changes will begin on the Barthilas realm on May 27th, to help address lengthy PVP wait times.
Thursday 22 May 2014 7:51pm | PC | 1
The standard digital version will cost US$49.99, while the Digital Deluxe Edition costs $69.99.
Tuesday 11 Mar 2014 1:22pm | PC | 3
Leaked classified documents reveal that counterterrorism operations in the US and UK have included spying on online games.
Tuesday 10 Dec 2013 8:36am | PC | 19
Activision Blizzard's latest financial report shows better-than-expected earnings for the the third quarter of 2013.
Thursday 7 Nov 2013 3:14pm | PS4 | Xbox One | PS3 | 360 | Wii U | PC | 7
Will be playable at BlizzCon next month, publisher confirms; no word on versions of the expansion for current-gen consoles
Friday 18 Oct 2013 10:37am | PS4 | PC | 3
Bobby Kotick leads the charge in big-ticket buyout; Vivendi to retain part ownership in new company.
Friday 26 Jul 2013 5:23pm | PS4 | Xbox One | PS2 | PS3 | 360 | Wii U | Wii | PC | Vita | PSP | 3DS | DS | Xbox | GCN | GBA | 4
Contrary to the common assumption, a study suggests that playing WoW may not damage teenagers’ social skills.
Friday 26 Jul 2013 9:38am | PC | 3
Unannounced MMO supposedly being reset, won't release until 2016 at the earliest.
Wednesday 29 May 2013 11:16am | PC | 3
The latest WoW patch adds world events, new scenarios, heroic scenarios, and more.
Thursday 23 May 2013 11:00am | PC | 2
If you're planning on going to Blizzcon, make sure your credit card is ready to go at the end of the month.
Friday 5 Apr 2013 11:55am | PS4 | PS3 | PC
Blizzard have announced the next iteration of their popular BlizzCon convention, taking place in November.
Wednesday 20 Feb 2013 12:11pm | PS4 | PS3 | 360 | PC | 1
David Bowie's son and award-winning director due to start production later this year.
Thursday 31 Jan 2013 1:58pm | PC
Auckland's Media Design School has announced the speakers that will headline their upcoming Game Summit event
Wednesday 23 Jan 2013 4:37pm | PC | iOS
The first content update since the release of Mists of Pandaria is now available.
Wednesday 28 Nov 2012 12:16pm | PC | 1
Blizzard have announced the upcoming release of a new purchasable companion pet for use in World of Warcraft.
Thursday 8 Nov 2012 2:03pm | PC
World of Warcraft expands yet again today, and you can play it just after dinner. Read on for all the details.
Tuesday 25 Sep 2012 8:15am | PC
Patch 5.04 paves the way for Mists of Pandaria, reaching deep into the core of WoW to change much of what it finds there.
Wednesday 29 Aug 2012 1:24pm | PC
Buy and sell from the auction house and chat to other guild mates from your phone, for free, from today.
Friday 24 Aug 2012 2:02pm | PC
A breach of account security has resulted in the unauthorized release of some player information to outside sources.
Friday 10 Aug 2012 11:09am | PC | 1
The latest Activision Blizzard financial update has revealed some interesting numbers around the publisher's key properties
Friday 3 Aug 2012 10:30am | PC | 1
The new expansion adds a new race, a new class, a Pokemon-like pet battling system, and numerous other features
Thursday 26 Jul 2012 9:24am | PC | 2
With the parent company in trouble, it's possible Activision Blizzard might be up for sale. But who will buy them?
Thursday 12 Jul 2012 10:00am | PS3 | 360 | PC | 7
The mass-murderer from Norway talks about Call of Duty and World of Warcraft
Friday 20 Apr 2012 9:04am | PS3 | 360 | PC | 4
The best gaming-related gags, gathered up in one place for your easy consumption
Monday 2 Apr 2012 10:14am | PS3 | 360 | PC | 7
Blizzard have kicked off the beta period for Mists of Pandaria
Thursday 22 Mar 2012 3:25pm | PC | 4
With more than 20 million registered players, tank sim cements F2P model
Tuesday 20 Mar 2012 9:58am | PC | 5
A buff to the Scroll of Resurrection system makes returning to WoW more attractive than ever
Wednesday 7 Mar 2012 2:25pm | PC | 16
World of Warcraft developer make deep cuts on the back of declining subsciber numbers
Thursday 1 Mar 2012 10:27am | PC | 2
Diablo III, StarCraft II, and World of Warcraft titles detailed
Friday 10 Feb 2012 12:39pm | PC | 5
Blizzard's jam-packed schedule doesn't allow room for a conference this year
Thursday 26 Jan 2012 11:56am | PC
Ever needed to get in touch with Blizzard?
Friday 20 Jan 2012 2:19pm | PC | 1
Now that the VGAs are over, we've got all the important details right here. What details? Well, who won what, of course!
Monday 12 Dec 2011 9:10am | PS3 | 360 | Wii | PC | 3DS | iOS | 18
Blizzard have this morning announced the World of WarCraft annual pass
Saturday 22 Oct 2011 7:53am | PC | 1
Blizzard have this morning announced Mists of Pandaria, a new expansion for WoW
Saturday 22 Oct 2011 7:43am | PC
Just when you thought you were as gutted as you could be to not be going
Thursday 29 Sep 2011 9:38am | PC
What are you doing at 5am tomorrow morning? Got a BlizzCon 2011 Virtual Ticket?
Friday 23 Sep 2011 1:37pm | PC
Keen to see what's next for big Blizz? Can't get to Anaheim? Where there's a will
Thursday 4 Aug 2011 3:55pm | PC
Fund raising thanks to the sale of a virtual pet in World of Warcraft
Thursday 4 Aug 2011 1:37pm | PC
Links are being made to Modern Warfare and World of Warcraft - is this fair?
Monday 25 Jul 2011 10:04am | PS3 | 360 | PC | 25
Blizzard are rolling out a new grouping feature that lets you hang out with your mates
Friday 15 Jul 2011 2:03pm | PC
Why would you play WoW non-stop, beginning to end? To help sick kids, of course.
Friday 1 Jul 2011 4:27pm | PC
Pssst... hey you... wanna try some WoW? First hit is free, give it a shot...
Wednesday 29 Jun 2011 12:53pm | PC | 1
Ragnaros is back and Thrall needs your help - check out the trailer for patch 4.2
Friday 17 Jun 2011 12:45pm | PC
The Guardian are reporting on a disturbing discovery involving online currency
Thursday 26 May 2011 3:08pm | PC | 7
But we're not talking about Diablo 3. Blizzard's generosity, however, knows no bounds
Friday 6 May 2011 11:05am | PC | 1
With patch 4.1 trolling WoW players, it's time to look to patch 4.2!
Thursday 28 Apr 2011 3:45pm | PC
Blizzard are trolling their players with the latest WoW content patch
Wednesday 27 Apr 2011 1:13pm | PC
The latest update to the iPhone WoW app brings guild chat to your pocket
Tuesday 19 Apr 2011 2:10pm | PC | 1
Tickets for the upcoming Blizzard Conference go on sale next month
Wednesday 13 Apr 2011 3:34pm | PC
Project Titan has the potential to eclipse World of Warcraft, developer says
Wednesday 9 Mar 2011 9:11am | PC | 1
Blizzard have announced dates for the next Blizzcon, where attendees get to celebrate all things Blizzard related
Tuesday 8 Feb 2011 9:45am | PC
Farm at your own risk, pirate
Tuesday 1 Feb 2011 11:00am | PC | 1
The winners of our WoW headset competition have been determined
Monday 17 Jan 2011 11:30am | PC | 4
An image is making it's way around the 'net, purporting to be Blizzard's release schedule for the next five years. It includes everything up...
Thursday 2 Dec 2010 11:22am | PC | 2
The World of Warcraft town of Goldshire is about to get a little safer. A Blizzard rep announced today that the World of Warcraft
Friday 6 Aug 2010 11:45am | PC | 1
Blizzard fans will soon be required to use their real names on their forum. As part of a strategy to combat flame wars and
Wednesday 7 Jul 2010 1:15pm | PC | 11
WoW.com today posted that players have shelled out over $3 mil (USD) - and counting - for World of Warcraft's latest virtual beast: the...
Friday 16 Apr 2010 7:00pm | PC | 13
Blizzard today announced their annual games convention, BlizzCon will be on in California from Saturday, October 23 and Sunday, October 24 (NZ...
Friday 26 Mar 2010 10:58am | PC | 4
CVG are reporting that a World of Warcraft player, going by the handle “Little Gray” has “finished” said MMORPG by completing all of...
Sunday 6 Dec 2009 6:00pm | PC | 18
Happy Anniversary to World of Warcraft and its parent series, Warcraft. Blizzard’s popular MMORPG and classic RTS series celebrate their 5th...
Tuesday 24 Nov 2009 2:02pm | PC | 16
A recent study released by Microsoft has confirmed what many gamers have suspected for sometime - online gamers are increasingly becoming the...
Wednesday 4 Nov 2009 9:00am | PC | 6
Blizzard has announced that heavy metal legend Ozzy Osbounrne will headlining the closing concert at this year’s Blizzcon. Tickets for the...
Wednesday 12 Aug 2009 3:34pm | PC | 7
Variety.com has confirmed that Spiderman director Sam Raimi will be directing a film based on Blizzard’s World of Warcraft franchise, while...
Wednesday 22 Jul 2009 7:05pm | PC | 9
World of Warcraft developer Blizzard Entertainment was instrumental in the choice of Activision as the partner for Vivendi Games' merger,...
Tuesday 1 Jul 2008 6:51am | PC
Blizzard's World of Warcraft has recorded its largest amount of concurrent users since the role-playing game's launch in the region during...
Tuesday 15 Apr 2008 7:03am | PC
Blizzard has sued Michael Donnelly, creator of the MMO Glider program which automatically performs key tasks in World of Warcraft. According...
Friday 28 Mar 2008 5:47am | PC
An investment group has sued Activision over its impending merger with Vivendi, alleging that the company directors failed to obtain the best...
Wednesday 27 Feb 2008 7:54am | PC
Vivendi has released its financial results for the full year 2007, showing a 9.7 per cent increase in revenues to EUR 21,657 million. The...
Thursday 31 Jan 2008 6:13pm | PC
Blizzard Entertainment announced today that subscribership for its World of Warcraft MMORPG recently passed the 10 million mark worldwide....
Wednesday 23 Jan 2008 10:31am | PC
A Blizzard community representative has confirmed on the US World of Warcraft forums that a number of jobs advertised by the company are for a...
Friday 14 Dec 2007 8:36am | PC
We're looking to run a feature on NZGamer.com on people who play MMO's. The article will feature brief interviews with MMO gamers regarding...
Friday 5 Oct 2007 10:33am | PS3 | 360 | PC | 1
Blizzard Entertainment are unsurprisingly happy to announce they have reached, and completely destroyed yet another milestone. World of...
Wednesday 25 Jul 2007 1:13pm | PC
Blizzard announced today that World of Warcraft: The Burning Crusade sold through approximately 3.5 million copies within one month following...
Thursday 8 Mar 2007 9:09am | PC
A time of ancient magic and tradition, the Midsummer Fire Festival is a time of joyous celebration which begins on the longest day of the...
Wednesday 21 Jun 2006 9:23am | PC
Blizzard Entertainment, today announced that World of Warcraft, its subscription-based massively multiplayer online role-playing game, has...
Friday 22 Jul 2005 4:25pm | PC
Blizzard Entertainment today announced that World of Warcraft, the company's highly acclaimed subscription-based massively multiplayer online...
Wednesday 15 Jun 2005 5:17pm | PC
Blizzard today announced the release of the first two player-vs.-player Battlegrounds for World of Warcraft. Featuring distinctly different...
Wednesday 8 Jun 2005 11:17am | PC
Online gamers have on many occasion been privy to play for overly long stretches, temporarily removing the need for food, sleep and their...
Tuesday 22 Feb 2005 7:26pm | PC
Blizzard Entertainment today announced that World of Warcraft has sold through more than 600,000 units to customers in North America,...
Tuesday 11 Jan 2005 10:48pm | PC
Yes folks, Blizzard have done it again. World of Warcraft, Blizzardï¿½s new MMORPG based in the Warcraft universe, is currently flying off...
Friday 26 Nov 2004 3:40pm | PC
Blizzard Entertainment announced that its eagerly awaited massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG) World of Warcraft will be in...
Saturday 6 Nov 2004 7:43pm | PC