The Queue: Battle tags, other classes, lore representation, and best name combinations
Welcome back to The Queue, the daily Q&A column in which the WoW Insider team answers your questions about the World of Warcraft. Adam Holisky (@adamholisky) will be your host today.
This will be my last Queue for the week. Matt Rossi is kind eno… Continue reading
Breakfast Topic: Losing track
So I spent several hours farming Battle for Mount Hyjal and Black Temple for the above transmog. You’re thinking so you succeeded, well done but no – I didn’t get the pieces I wanted. It just so happens that the character I was on (one of my many war… Continue reading
Hearthstone hits 20 million registered players
Blizzard hit a milestone recently with the free-to-play digital card game Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft breaking 20 million registered players. For scale, that’s double the number of players WoW had at its peak during Wrath of the Lich King in 2010…. Continue reading
BlizzCon and the expansion after Warlords
The Queue has received a number of questions about expansion timing, and while we have no answers, it is a situation we find interesting. Warlords of Draenor launches the week after BlizzCon 2014. In recent months, Blizzard has been reiterating their … Continue reading
Warlords of Draenor: Ion “Watcher” Hazzikostas on healing in dungeons
Dungeons can be tricky to balance. Too easy, and everything turns into a ‘go go go’ zergdown. Too hard, and no one wants to run them. This is of course subject to change as gear and skill and familiarity all increase, of course. But it’s a topic that… Continue reading
The Queue: Soloing, cross-realm raiding, and technology
Welcome back to The Queue, the daily Q&A column in which the WoW Insider team answers your questions about the World of Warcraft. Alex Ziebart will be your host today.
Monday has come again. Let’s do this thing.
Will we be … Continue reading
Around Azeroth, Beta Edition: Animal attraction
What do wild animals think when they see a druid in feral form? Do they consider it an outsider, or do they welcome it into the fold? Beta tester Skamp of Thunder Cats on Borean Tundra (US-A) seems to have drawn the attention of this weird toucan-like… Continue reading
Breakfast Topic: How many raid tiers?
Thinking about how many raid tiers Warlords may have based on this interview with Tom Chilton, and one of the things that interests me there is the comparison to other expansions. To put it in perspective, Burning Crusade saw four distinct raiding ti… Continue reading
Warlords of Draenor: Archmage Vargoth’s Spare Staff
Players who have been around since Burning Crusade have fond memories of a fellow named Vargoth. We’ve given a rundown of the man’s history in an earlier post about his newfound status as a garrison follower in Warlords of Draenor, but where Vargoth i… Continue reading
WoW Moviewatch: Pointless Top 10: Skies in World of Warcraft
Today we have another of Wowcrendor’s Pointless Top 10 lists — this time, doing some more looking up at skies, almost a companion piece of sorts to his earlier top 10 list of ceilings. I’m a big fan of looking up and taking in all the sights when I’… Continue reading