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  • Release Date: 2019
  • Developer: Blizzard Entertainment
  • Platform: PC

Legendary WoW Guild APES Quits World of Warcraft

APES will go down in history for being the first guild to take down Ragnaros after Classic WoW launched in 2019. They are also among the many that have left the game in the last few months. Guild leader, Maitoz announced on stream last week that he was quitting the game and that it meant …

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Omar Gonzales Leaves Blizzard To Join Mike Morhaime at Dreamhaven

This weekend Kevin Jordan, a former Blizzard game designer, reported on Twitch that Omar Gonzales has left Blizzard Entertainment to join Mike Morhaime’s Dreamhaven. More specifically Secret Door, one of two studios under the Dreamhaven banner. Omar has been with Blizzard for 18 years and has worked on both Warcraft III and World of Warcraft. …

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WoWHead Has Been Updated For The Burning Crusade

Yesterday the WoWHead TBC database got a huge update. Some NPCs and quests are still missing from the site but the following has been added: Class Abilities Hunter Pets Icons Items Races Recipes Spells Tier Sets Titles Now you can finally head over to WoWHead and start getting ready for The Burning Crusade

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How To Get Ready For The Burning Crusade If You Haven’t Gotten Into Beta

The Burning Crusade has officially gone into beta testing for Classic World of Warcraft, so it’s time to break out your old TBC Zboard, stack up on some Horde or Alliance mountain dew, and read up on the old/new expansion in your favorite gaming magazine, because you didn’t get a beta key. In this article, …

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New Burning Crusade PTR Assets Suggest You Can Pay Fee To Have Your Character On Both Classic And TBC Realms

The Burning Crusade assets have been datamined from the Public Test Realm that show potentially how the login screen will look for classic players moving into The Burning Crusade. Players will get a choice to stay in the Classic era of the game or move on to The Burning Crusade era. Players that wish to …

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The Burning Crusade Beta Will Begin This Month According TO Leaked E-mail

A picture was recently shared on Reddit by user zon3tknew3 of an TBC beta invite. A section of the e-mail is dedicated on how to get friends and family into the beta with a deadline on March 15th, so it looks like the beta might start around the middle of the month.

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Warcraft Gets The Doom Treatment In DoomCraft: A Design Mashup

Have you ever thought there was something missing while playing World of Warcraft? And have you ever thought that thing was elements of Doom? Well, me neither but this mashup by designer Arvydas Brazdeikis is still pretty damn cool. Arvydas recently shared the work on his Twitter, Vimeo, and Behance. The details on the work …

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Blizzard Sends Out Survey Related To The Future Of Classic WoW

Once in a while Blizzard likes to send out surveys to a random selection of its player base. Often these are related to matters concerning the future of their games, and these can often lead to some interesting speculations and theories. This time a survey related to the release of the Burning Crusade and to …

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WoW Classic Fresh Start Initiative “The Fresh Crusade” Begins Today With Almost 10000 Players

The Fresh Crusade has doubled in interested players in just a few days since we last reported on the subject. The player run effort seeks to emulate a fresh start experience in time for the release of the Burning Crusade. A low population European server will be chosen at 19:00 CET today and revealed on …

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WoW Classic Players Create A ‘Fresh Start Server’ In Time For THe Burning Crusade

Many Classic World of Warcraft players had hoped that Blizzard would announce fresh start servers in time for the release of the Burning Crusade at Blizzcon, but they were let down. In an effort to replicate the feeling of a fresh start, players have banded together under the banner of the Fresh Crusade. The initiative …

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The Burning Crusade Nostalgia Overload

Let’s just face it, for the generation that played MMORPGs back in the late 90s and early to mid-2000s, it’s mostly about nostalgia these days. Nothing quite compares to whatever you played back in the day. Last month we posted our favorite Everquest nostalgia and before that some of our favorite nostalgia-inducing classic WoW videos. …

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