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Joystiq's sister site WoW.com covers the most popular MMO ever, World of Warcraft, every day of every week. Want to know what's new in Azeroth? Here's our biggest stories from the last seven days. News Upcoming mount changes Required levels for mounts are being lowered, as are the costs for ea...

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Robin Torres, a columnist over at our sister site WoW.com has posted a fascinating piece trying to define casual. While it's WoW-themed, it could easily be adapted for any -- and every -- MMO out there and is well worth a read. Given the addictive nature of MMOs, the word 'casual' might well seem an...

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Robin Torres writes WoW, Casually for the player with limited playtime. Nothing says Winter Veil like a skanky santa outfit. Ho ho ho, indeed. The winter holidays in Azeroth have enough sex and violence (mostly violence) to counteract all of the feel-good, family-friendly holiday cheer going o...

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I have a confession to make. I don't have as much time to play this game as I'd like. With the Holidays coming around, there's just a lot to be done... last minute shopping for gifts, family dinners, and rushing work all on top of taking care of an increasingly hyperactive thirteen month old toddl...

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Robin Torres writes WoW, Casually for the player with limited playtime. Patch 3.0.8 is on the horizon and there are a lot of interesting changes coming our way. Leveling will become even more convenient, some fundamental gameplay changes are being made and classes are being adjusted... again. Whi...

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Robin Torres writes WoW, Casually for the player with limited playtime. Many casual players have discovered the wonders of making a Death Knight since WotLK was released, but in case there are still some holdouts, here are some reasons why those of us with limited playtime should definitely give th...

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Robin Torres writes WoW, Casually for the player who has limited playtime. Brewfest is here and unless you are opposed to virtual beer-related events, you should get down to Ironforge or Orgrimmar and join the fun. It isn't as casual-friendly as the Midsummer Fire Festival, but it's a blast and eve...

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Each week or so, Robin Torres writes WoW, Casually for the player who has 2 hours or less to play at a time. Last weekend, the World Wide Invitational rocked our world with tantalizing news about the next expansion... and of course Diablo III, but this column isn't called "Diablo, Casually" or "Bl...

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Each week or so, Robin Torres writes WoW, Casually for the player who has 2 hours or less to play at a time. If you haven't bought into the whole Midsummer hype yet, allow me to try to convince you. This year's Midsummer Fire Festival is possibly the most casual-friendly WoW event. Still you may as...

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Each week or so, Robin Torres writes WoW, Casually for the player who has 2 hours or less to play at a time. This time I'm answering an email from Jesse. Hi Robin, So I used to play WoW all the time. Actually, too much. So I did the whole "delete your characters and quit cold turkey" thing. Like 3...

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Each week or so, Robin Torres writes WoW, Casually for the player who has 2 hours or less to play at a time. You may have noticed that there has been quite a bit of news about Wrath of the Lich King lately. In that news, there are some very wonderful things in store for those of us with limited pl...

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Each week, Robin Torres writes WoW, Casually for the player who has 2 hours or less to play at a time. This week, I answer some Reader Mail that is only a month old. Woot! Hi Robin, I am what I consider to be a casual player on WoW. A good session for me will last about an hour or two... Usually j...

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Each week or so, Robin Torres writes WoW, Casually for the player who has 2 hours or less to play at a time. This week, I finally get around to answering an email from Mattilda: Hey Robin, I really enjoyed your article on WoW Insider. I recently got married and that basically killed my play ...

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Each week or so, Robin Torres writes WoW, Casually for the player who has 2 hours or less to play at a time. Let the raiders have fun with their world firsts, Blizzard also kept those of us with limited playtime in mind when designing the Sunwell activities. If you are level 70 and haven't gone ov...

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Each week, Robin Torres writes WoW, Casually for the player who has 2 hours or less to play at a time. Almost every column, I talk about Welfare Epics since they are specifically designed for casuals to get their purplez on and I just assume that you all know what I'm talking about. But Dave recen...

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Each week, Robin Torres writes WoW, Casually for the player who has 2 hours or less to play at a time. Well, it used to be weekly and it will be again, starting today. When last I wrote, which was ages ago, I promised to answer some reader mail about getting groups quickly. And then I vanished for...

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Each week, Robin Torres writes WoW, Casually for the player who has 2 hours or less to play at a time. For the purposes of this column, I am defining a casual WoW player as someone who has 2 hours or less to play at a time. If you spend 2 hours playing solitaire, then you are considered a hardcore...

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Each week, Robin Torres writes WoW, Casually for the player who has 2 hours or less to play at a time. I hope everyone's holidays have been relatively drama-free and that you are enjoying some downtime before the new year. Speaking of New Year's, along with the continuation of the Feast of Winter ...

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