WoW: How the CGI model of Anduin Wrynn was created

Senior Surfacing Artist Wey Wong worked primarily on the cinematic videos for WoW: Battle for Azeroth. He gave the legendary WoW hero Anduin Wrynn a realistic face and also created fantastic lighting and magic effects in other WoW cinematics. In the following videos you can watch the artist at work...

WoW Lore: The Necrolords' Pact Campaign: Short and sweet summary!

  The Shadowlands: The Adventure Begins! The Secrets of Ve'nari Ve'nari belongs to the race of the Midwayers. These are mechanical beings who live in Oribos and serve the Judge. Some Midwayers, however, have left Oribos and roam the Shadowlands, conducting shady business. Ve'nari has...

WoW: Corruption effects abolished? Not in Stormwind Dungeon

Corruption effects are one of those features in WoW that everyone probably had a strong opinion about. A few, few thought they were great, but most were probably rather glad when they flew out of the game with the Shadowlands pre-patch. Finally, no more absurd amounts of secondary stats, DpS meters...

WoW: No new soul shapeshifts for Nachtfae in patch 9.0.5

With additional visual customization options, the developers can actually always make the players of WoW a joy. Be it unlocking more sets or items for the transmog system, adding new mounts or more options for character creation. And so, of course, it was little surprise that many players were...

Beginnings in Mists of Pandaria

Today we start a brand new blog series dedicated to World of Warcraft. Our guide through the world of Azeroth will be ... What is going on here, that some strange posts appear on battlenet site about World of Warcraft? As you can see, this site and my humble person started cooperation. Wow...

No changes in MMOs...

There appeared comparable data from Blizzard and Electronic Arts on the number of subscriptions in their flagship products. Star Wars: The Old Republic, in which I play nervously, recorded a very unpleasant decline for shareholders during the quarter, while World of Warcraft probably also...

World of Warcraft and the race for world first

Although I haven't been playing WoW for a long time, sometimes I miss the good old days, when I wasn't sitting at my computer on Facebook, forums or blog, but in Auction House or instances. So today I'm going to tell you about the crazy race to so-called world firsts, which means getting the...

MMORPG GAMES NEED SINGLE-PLAYER MODE?

Today I'm going to whine about the plot in MMORPGs, which for me is usually the weakest link of such productions. It's not even about the story itself - it's usually fantastic and engrossing, like a good book. Lore also does its job, such as in World of Warcraft. However, the problem is the...

Review: World of Warcraft - Warlords of Draenor

At the beginning, we should explain a little bit about the story background - it's a bit complicated, but for the fans of Warcraft universe it will be a real rarity. The whole story oscillates around the new territory - Draenor, where the Orcs come from. Outland, its version destroyed by a...

World of Warcraft: Wrath of the Lich King - first look

For the past four years, "World of Warcraft" aroused the admiration of players and the envy of the entire gaming industry. Blizzard didn't even have to make a special effort, because the competition was far behind, and the perfect masterpiece - "WoW" - required only minor adjustments. This year...