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Players who were around during classic may remember that Azeroth once had two moons: The large, white moon was called the White Lady, and the smaller, blue moon was called the Blue Child. Lorewise, the White Lady was what the night elves called Elune and the tauren Mu'sha. The Blue Child doesn't...

September 2nd 2012 at 4:00pm 0 Comments

Welcome back to our weekly recap, featuring the TradeChat's Panser. We look back at the hottest news from the past week and whatever other kickin' rad things may have come our way. This week's topics include: Mike Morhaime confirms BlizzCon 2013 Tides of War released August 28 Battle...

August 31st 2012 at 7:00pm 0 Comments
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Patch 5.0.4 is the point at which even if you have a group, you can no longer travel. Gone are the days of sending one poor soul to wait at the instance while the raid leader hangs out in Orgrimmar or Stormwind, spamming trade chat for ranged DPSers. Have Group Will Travel will be removed fr...

August 30th 2012 at 8:00pm 0 Comments
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Every week, WoW Insider brings you Encrypted Text for assassination, combat and subtlety rogues. Chase Christian will be your guide to the world of shadows every Wednesday. Feel free to email me with any questions or article suggestions you'd like to see covered here. Patch 5.0.4 might not have...

August 29th 2012 at 7:00pm 0 Comments
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Patch 5.0.4 appears to have made a major change to the way guilds level and the way characters earn guild reputation. The daily and weekly caps for guild leveling and guild reputation game have been removed entirely, allowing players to grind reputation and experience to their heart's content....

August 29th 2012 at 4:00pm 0 Comments
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When I logged in to the servers this morning, I was greeted by three very pleasant surprises! The first thing I noticed was that hardly any of my addons were broken, and I seem to have successfully anticipated those that were, avoiding the usual patch palaver of updating and deleting and fixing...

August 29th 2012 at 3:00pm 0 Comments
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So here we are. The patch has landed in both the United States and the EU, and we're all looking, bewildered, at our new talent screens. Alas, there are no arenas or rated battlegrounds available with which to really try out our talents, but we can take some small comfort in the continued availab...

August 29th 2012 at 2:00pm 0 Comments
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Just in case you haven't had the delight of murdering Deathwing in person, the Power of the Aspects buff has increased another 5% to reach 35% with the release of patch 5.0.4. Note that this is not a buff to players; rather, it reduces the damage done and the health pools of enemies in the Drag...

August 29th 2012 at 1:00pm 0 Comments
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Along with the mass of pre-Mists of Pandaria changes that patch 5.0.4 brought to the game is an important change to the raid target dummies: They have leveled up to level 93. The raid boss target dummies found in major cities are now the Mists of Pandaria dummies, set up for level 90 characters....

August 29th 2012 at 12:00pm 0 Comments
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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. How is everybody enjoying patch 5.0.4 so far? Is it everything you thought it would be? Damien asked: will honorable kill...

August 29th 2012 at 11:00am 0 Comments
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Patch 5.0.4 has arrived, laden with goodies like account-wide pets, mounts and achievements. But oddly enough, none of these things were my favorites from this patch. AoE looting is fantastic and was easily at the top of my favorites list before I logged in, but it paled in comparison to someth...

August 29th 2012 at 8:00am 0 Comments