World of Warcraft

Tribute to World of Warcraft player Reckful added to game

Following Byron “Reckful” Bernstein’s death in July, World of Warcraft players flocked to the game’s public gathering spaces to honor the player. Now, World of Warcraft developer Blizzard Entertainment is adding a permanent memorial to Bernstein. In a recent update, Blizzard added a non-playable character (NPC) to World of Warcraft’s Shadowlands expansion. The NPC, a […]

Why won’t the Warcraft 2 movie come out?

Warcraft, which was known as a great disappointment for some and a movie with high viewing pleasure for others when it was released in 2016, will not come with its sequels or even movies. So why is Warcraft 2 not coming out? Years have passed since we watched the Warcraft universe on the big screen. […]

Class Is in Session for Hearthstone® Players—New Expansion Scholomance Academy™ Now Live!

IRVINE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Idle undergrads and students of the arcane can celebrate today’s opening of Scholomance Academy™, the titular setting for Blizzard Entertainment’s latest expansion to its smash-hit digital card game Hearthstone®. Players will expand their magical repertoires with 135 all-new cards designed around the prolific professors, erudite lessons, and sorcerous hijinks that define this fabled […]

Trump Executive Orders Target TikTok, WeChat Apps

President Trump issued a pair of executive orders that would impose new limits on Chinese social-media apps TikTok and WeChat, escalating tensions with Beijing and effectively setting a 45-day deadline for an American company to purchase TikTok’s U.S. operations. The orders bar people in the U.S. or subject to U.S. jurisdiction from transactions with the […]

The truth about Mila Kunis’ surprising obsession

According to Us Weekly, Mila Kunis considered herself a self-proclaimed gamer. In a 2008 interview with Jimmy Kimmel on Jimmy Kimmel Live!, the Black Swan actress admitted to being a big fan of World of Warcraft, Civilization, Mario Party, Settlers of Catan, and even Call of Duty. However, she had to give one particular game a rest. “Let’s […]

Scholomance Academy’ Developed, And The Mechanics That Changed Along The Way

The digital card game Hearthstone’s newest expansion, Scholomance Academy, launches today. Blizzard Entertainment The popular digital card game Hearthstone’s latest expansion, Scholomance Academy, launches with 135 new cards today. We caught up with Dave Kosak, principal narrative designer for Hearthstone at Blizzard Entertainment, and Cora Georgiou, associate game designer, to talk about how the new […]