25 World of Warcraft Players Tell Their Best Stories

World of Warcraft lives up to its name in that it is a vast world of its own. There’s so much more to do than just grind your way up to the latest level cap. » 3/18/15 1:00pm 3/18/15 1:00pm

Dad Says He's Mourning His Son; WoW Community Rushes To Help

Everyone deals with death in different ways. For one man, the best way to navigate a son's death was to try to dive into his son's interests. » 1/28/15 12:00pm 1/28/15 12:00pm

A Very Sweet Story About Life, Loss And World Of Warcraft

A Blizzard employee contacted us over the weekend to share the story of one of those rad statues that are going out to ten-year veterans of World of Warcraft. And how not all of them are necessarily going out to the living. » 1/18/15 7:30pm 1/18/15 7:30pm

This Lego Warcraft Monster Could Actually Double As A Demonic Lamp

Budding World of Warcraft Warlocks will recognise the Infernals of the Burning Legion, but they're perhaps more used to them in their pixelated form rather than this awesome Lego creation by Flickr user Banghoo H - wired up so it shines brighter than the demonic fires it was summoned from! » 1/12/15 5:00pm 1/12/15 5:00pm

Behold This Giant Statue Of Warcraft's Biggest, Baddest Dragon

All will burn, beneath the shadow of his wings! Deathwing might be old hat to players of World of Warcraft these days, but this new statue by Sideshow celebrates the mad dragon in all his fiery, glowy brilliance. Even if you're not a WoW fan, you can admire the glorious dragon goodness going on. » 1/09/15 9:00am 1/09/15 9:00am

One Man Recreated The Blizzcon Warcraft Trailer With Gorgeous Art

Last November, Blizzcon attendees were treated to a very special surprise - a trailer for Duncan Jones' Warcraft movie, that no one but them got to see. Harumph. Good job artist Yanmo Zhang was there though, because he decided to recreate the whole thing shot for shot with some incredible art. » 1/06/15 5:00pm 1/06/15 5:00pm

How World of Warcraft has evolved from videogame to Pop Culture icon

This Sunday, November 23rd, is the 10th Anniversary of the release of World of Warcraft. Its impact on video games cannot be understated - but its impact on wider popular culture itself can't be either. So how did a fledgling MMORPG from 2004 become still relevant to the pop culture world of today? » 11/21/14 3:00pm 11/21/14 3:00pm

So. Much. Armor: A Collection Of Glorious BlizzCon Cosplay!

BlizzCon was this past weekend in Anaheim, and fans of Blizzard's games and other game franchises descended on SoCal to celebrate their greatest heroes and inspirations. Which involved a LOT of incredible armor and painstaking recreations of weapons. Check out some of our favorites from BlizzCon below. » 11/10/14 3:12pm 11/10/14 3:12pm

The Battle Begins In The First Two Warcraft Movie Posters

This weekend at Blizzcon, we finally learned about the cast of Duncan Jones' upcoming epic fantasy based on the hit MMORPG. But now the first two posters for the film have also arrived — they may be teasers, but they definitely herald a great deal of conflict to come between the Alliance and the Horde. » 11/10/14 10:48am 11/10/14 10:48am

A Who's Who of the Heroes of the Warcraft Movie

Blizzard took to Blizzcon 2014 this weekend to give us the lowdown on the cast of Warcraft. Don't know your Stormwinds from your Stromgardes? Orgrim Whomhammer? King of Wherenow? Here's a handy dandy guide to all the characters you need to know about. » 11/09/14 1:00pm 11/09/14 1:00pm

Funko's new Warcraft toys include the cutest Lil' Earth-Shatterer

Pop! Vinyl's slow war of attrition with my wallet continues with a second run of figures based on World of Warcraft - and this time, the legends of Azeroth come backed by the cutest fallen Aspect of Earth you ever did see. D'aaaw! » 10/24/14 5:00pm 10/24/14 5:00pm

Destiny's Hardest Boss, Killed In Under 20 Seconds

Sure, you can glitch Atheon off the cliff by yourself with a few grenades, but apparently even that isn't as fast as four players wailing on him with exotic rocket launchers. Also, clips from World of Warcraft, Alien: Isolation, Halo 2 and more! » 10/17/14 2:30pm 10/17/14 2:30pm

Meet Warcraft's Lords of War in this animated webseries

World of Warcraft's fifth expansion pack, Warlords of Draenor, is out in a couple of months - and Blizzard have been counting down the weeks to release with a lavish, gorgeously drawn web series looking at some of the big characters players will fight alongside and against. Come meet the Warlords of Draenor! » 9/26/14 5:00pm 9/26/14 5:00pm

Swedish Children are using virtual worlds to learn English

World of Warcraft is a lot of things to a lot of people - engrossing RPG, all-encompassing addiction, Space-Goat Music Video Simulator - but according to a new study by Swedish academics, it's also become a vital tool in dynamically teaching young children new languages. » 9/04/14 5:00pm 9/04/14 5:00pm

Yep, Blizzard Still Makes The Best Trailers

The wait is over, World of Warcraft fans and people who love amazing short CGI films. Blizzard has finally pulled the lid off the next big WoW expansion, Warlords of Draenor. And it looks...well, what did you expect from the king of video game trailers? » 8/14/14 1:20pm 8/14/14 1:20pm

World of Warcraft's 10th Anniversary has Max level Molten Core, Corgis

This November, World of Warcraft celebrates a decade of being one of the biggest games on the planet - and it's celebrating with nostalgic style. Also CORGIS. » 8/06/14 1:46pm 8/06/14 1:46pm

Ten World of Warcraft Mysteries

Four expansion packs later, there are still some unsolved mysteries out there that plague World of Warcraft. DDGuides's here with ten of them compiled into an entertaining video. » 7/21/14 10:00am 7/21/14 10:00am

World Of Warcraft's Humans Now Actually Look Like Humans

Blizzard is continuing the process of sprucing up the visuals of the ageing World of Warcraft, and the next race to have their facelift shown off are the humans. Who now look like Homo sapiens, rather than Homo neanderthalensis. » 6/25/14 9:40pm 6/25/14 9:40pm

I'm A Man Who Plays As A Woman In Games, And I'm Definitely Not Alone

I self-identify as a straight male-bodied dude, but recently I've taken to playing as a female-bodied character in many games. It's not something the majority of people do, but it's also not uncommon. Oddly, however, men play as women far more than women play as men. Let's break down why people choose the avatars they… » 5/15/14 6:30pm 5/15/14 6:30pm

World of Warcraft's Impressive First Decade, By the Numbers

The numbers may be shrinking a bit in recent years but, when you look at it, the sheer aggregate of people who've made a toon, joined a raid or bought a pet in World of Warcraft is still mind-boggling. » 1/28/14 4:00pm 1/28/14 4:00pm