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We respect the tenacity of every human being left on the planet who hasn't played Blizzard's mind-bogglingly gripping MMORPG World of Warcraft -- but unfortunately, your teetotaling has come to an end. In the game's latest update, titled "Rage of the Firelands," WoW's free 14-day trial has been e...

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Hey, if you've made the important life-altering decision to sell your soul (and all your free time) over to World of Warcraft, you might as well go whole hog, you know? Best Buy's got a pretty scintillating deal for the 40-or-so people left on the planet who've yet to play Blizzard's super successf...

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Is it ... possible? Can it be? Has the seemingly endless struggle to get World of Warcraft back online in China finally ended? Digital East Asia reports that China's General Administration of Press and Publication (GAPP) has approved NetEase's request for a license to operate the game and its expan...

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Whereas some console are only being predicted to have a downfall, the real estate market for Blizzard megaton World of Warcraft is down as players appear to be deserting the MMO. A concurrent player activity census compiled by a Warcraft Realms site admin reveals a steady decline in the US and Euro...

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Released in Europe, Canada, and the United States on January 16, World of Warcraft expansion pack The Burning Crusade has topped the 3.5 million sales mark. That's one copy for every man, woman, and child in Casablanca and is half a million more than the population of Armenia. Over 2.4 million of th...

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According to Blizzard, and based on reports from select distributors, 2.4 million copies of World of Warcraft: The Burning Crusade were sold worldwide in the expansion set's first 24 hours at retail. With an estimated combined total of 2.3 million copies sold in North America and Europe, Burning Cru...

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Though it's intended to meet the needs of overworked graphic designers or computers users with physical constraints, the Ergopod seems like the ultimate tool for those World of Warcraft players who simply must reach level 70 in one sitting. In fact, there's no need for sitting at all. Lying down in ...

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So, what are you up to this week? Chances are, you're too busy to read webcomics on account of that newfangled World of Warcraft thingamajig. So for everyone else, here are our picks for the best gaming webcomics this week, be sure to vote for your favorite! ...

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Sister site WoW Insider has been doing a stellar job this week with all the World of Warcraft: Burning Crusade news -- and there has been a lot to cover. With many addicts gamers returning to WoW following detox a sabbatical, servers have had stability and population issues. The problem is quite app...

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Just 28 hours after the release of The Burning Crusade, World of Warcraft player Gullerbone snared the touted level 70, the game's new ceiling. But how did Gullerbone do it? An unlimited supply of Chex Mix? Non-stop jungle music? Caffeine injections? We just don't know. But investigators have d...

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Well, that wasn't much of a race. After being on store shelves for little more than a day, World of Warcraft: The Burning Crusade has gained its first level 70 in French player, Gullerbone. Clocking in at 28 hours, Gullerbone's journey from the lowly plain of mortals known as level 60 to the god-...

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We're hoping that our WoW-inclined readers are finally awake after passing out around noon, exhausted from a nearly twelve hour camping / installing / gaming session following last night's midnight launch. Well, before you return to another marathon gaming session with The Burning Crusade, relive l...

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Our pals at WoW Insider have obtained a page from Walmart's Release Playbook concerning World of Warcraft's new expansion, The Burning Crusade. Though the page itself is somewhat dated ("December 27is so last year, Joystiq"), the information reveals a sign of confidence in Blizzard as a major source...

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Those eagerly awaiting the upcoming expansion pack to Blizzard's all-consuming vortex of addiction, World of Warcraft, should take note of special midnight signings happening on January 16th. Four stores in California will host members of the development team who will be happily signing copies of ...

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With less than a week to go before its Jan. 16 release, pre-orders for the limited edition collector's edition of World of Warcraft's Burning Crusade expansion are fetching prices as high as $400 on auction sites like eBay. While careful eBay buyers can get the game for as low as $110, ending prices...

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Today's hottest game video by only about ... 350,000 views is the world premiere of the World of Warcraft: Burning Crusade opening cinematics. It was introduced by Brandon Routh at Spike TV's dubious Video Game Awards last Friday night (his intro didn't get captured here but trust us, it was borin...

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Lo, it was rumored and lo, it has come to pass! Originally scheduled for release this November, Blizzard Entertainment -- developers of the massively popular MMO World of Warcraft -- have announced The Burning Crusade expansion will be delayed until January 2007, missing the lucrative holiday shoppi...

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Welcome to our inaugural coverage of the daily, most-watched YouTube game video. It's like TRL without the shout-outs, and you can actually watch the whole video. Not like we've watched TRL every day since back when it was called Total Request. Also, we hear that Justin Timberlake is bringing sexy b...

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Blizzard has announced the contents of the Burning Crusade collector's edition. Including the game itself (on both CD and DVD), you also get: An exclusive in-game pet, the netherwhelp. According to Blizzard, it is the offspring of the nether drake flying mount. Blizzard promises an image "in the ...

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