Small World of Warcraft, Days of Wonder’s board game adaptation

Days of Wonder announced the release of Small World® of Warcraft® today in stores and online, including the Blizzard Gear Store.

Small World® of Warcraft® is a new board game combining the Small World game mechanics with Blizzard Entertainment’s acclaimed Warcraft® universe. The game is set on Blizzard’s fantasy world of Azeroth, where the races of the Alliance and the Horde—including Orcs, Dwarves, Trolls, and Worgen—clash in a world-consuming conflict.… Read the rest

World of Warcraft: Shadowlands, animated short looks at Maldraxxus rivalries

Afterlives: Maldraxxus, the second installment in Blizzard’s new Afterlives series of animated shorts created for Shadowlands, is now available! Part two offers a glimpse at the turmoil brewing between the five great houses of Maldraxxus as they seek to control the armies of the Shadowlands.

Afterlives is a four-part series of animated shorts that provides a look into the covenants that hold dominion over the expansion’s new zones.… Read the rest

World of Warcraft: Shadowlands, Learn more about collector’s edition

During a livestreamed preview of upcoming World of Warcraft: Shadowlands content, Executive Producer John Hight revealed the Collector’s Edition for the next expansion.

This limited Collector’s Edition boasts a trove of collectibles to complement the journey of World of Warcraft players into the Shadowlands, including:

  • Hardback Art of the Shadowlands book
  • Shattered sky mousepad
  • Set of 4 collector’s pins featuring the sigils of each Shadowlands covenant
  • Shadowlands Collector’s Edition digital soundtrack key
  • Epic Edition digital game key, which comes with 30 days of game time and all the in-game extras from the digital Epic Edition:
    • Ensorcelled Everwyrm mount
    • Anima Wyrmling pet
    • Eternal Traveler’s Hearthstone
    • Illusion: Wraithchill cosmetic weapon effect
    • Shadowlands-level character boost

Pre-purchase will be opening online in the coming days, and players should check availability with their favorite retailers.

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Small World of Warcraft, New board game set in the world of Azeroth

Days of Wonder  announcedtheir first collaboration with Blizzard Entertainment by introducing Small World® of Warcraft®, a new board game combining the Small World® game mechanics with Blizzard’s celebrated Warcraft® universe.

Previewed at BlizzCon® 2019, Small World of Warcraft is set on the fantasy world of Azeroth, where the races of the Alliance and the Horde—including Orcs, Dwarves, Trolls, and Worgen—clash in a world-consuming conflict.… Read the rest

World of Warcraft Classic, ‘Rise of the Blood God’

Deep within the jungles of Stranglethorn, an old evil stirs in the ancient troll city of Zul’Gurub. Adventurers will need to gather 19 of their strongest allies to delve deep into the mysteries of this newly released WoW Classic raid zone, once the jewel of the Gurubashi troll tribe.

Meanwhile, the Dragons of Nightmare have made their way to Azeroth, and champions of the Horde and the Alliance will need to amass as many allies as they can to defeat them at four key portal entry points throughout Azeroth.… Read the rest

World of Warcraft Classic, ‘Blackwing Lair’ adventure

The quest for fame and glory continues as champions of the Horde and the Alliance begin their descent into the ominous depths of Blackwing Lair, which is now available on all WoW Classic realms worldwide.

Players who complete their attunements will be able to make their way through the 8-boss raid to uncover what secrets the eldest son of Deathwing, Nefarian, has been hiding in his stronghold at the peak of Blackrock Mountain.

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Warcraft III: Reforged, The rebuilding process is complete

Experience a pivotal period in the Warcraft saga through an epic single-player story spanning over 60 missions, and test yourself in battle online with Warcraft III’s timeless competitive multiplayer gameplay.

This full-scale modernization of Blizzard Entertainment’s real-time strategy classic features thoroughly overhauled graphics, a revamped World Editor, and full Battle.net® integration
Relive some of the most epic moments in Azeroth’s history with Warcraft® III: Reforged™, a thorough reimagining of Blizzard’s groundbreaking real-time strategy game.
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New ESL Pro Tour formats for StarCraft II and Warcraft III: Reforged

Modern Times Group MTG AB (MTG) portfolio company’s ESL and DreamHack have announced a three-year-long strategic agreement with Blizzard Entertainment. The world’s largest esports company (ESL) and the premier gaming lifestyle festival organizer (DreamHack) will create new ESL Pro Tour formats for both StarCraft® II and Warcraft® III: Reforged™, with Blizzard providing a respective prize pool of over US $1.8 million and over US $200,000 for the first season.… Read the rest

Warcraft III: Reforged set for release on January 29, 2020

Mark your calendar—Warcraft® III: Reforged, the full-scale reimagining of Blizzard’s groundbreaking real-time strategy game, is set for release on January 29! Including the original Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos® and its award-winning expansion The Frozen Throne®, Warcraft III: Reforged features seven single-player campaigns spanning over 60 missions, a top-to-bottom graphics and audio overhaul, and a full suite of contemporary matchmaking features via Blizzard’s Battle.net… Read the rest

World of Warcraft Classic, Take to the PvP Battlegrounds

The drums of war sound once again, and champions of the Horde and Alliance eager to take the fight to players of the enemy faction now have two Battlegrounds—Warsong Gulch and Alterac Valley—upon which to face their foes in World of Warcraft Classic!

While players on PvP realms have been progressing through the Honor System ranks clashing at key points of conflict around Azeroth, these instanced Battlegrounds will provide players on any type of realm with structured opportunities to earn meaningful amounts of Honor and help them climb the PvP ranks.… Read the rest

World of Warcraft, 15 years and time for a party

November marks the 15th anniversary of World of Warcraft! As part of the continuing anniversary celebration that began with the launch of WoW Classic, starting today, players who log in to Battle for Azeroth will receive a special package that includes a Lil’ Nefarian pet. Additionally, there are a few activities throughout the celebration that players won’t want to miss.… Read the rest