The Burning Legion Arrives: Pre-Patch 7.0 and What’s to Come

World of Warcraft has always had a special relationship with gamers. Us nerds sink hundreds of hours into dungeoneering, raiding, PvP, questing, and building guilds in an ever-growing online world. We here can attest to all the time it takes to pick a character and a class to main, building that character all the way to max level (without boosting, ya …

Reach for The Stars: A No Man’s Sky Preview

I am not a stranger to the survival RPG genre. From Don’t Starve and Subnautica, most will follow the same core ideals of explore, craft, and survive. Each one, for the most part, will contain a procedurally generated map that creates itself differently every time you begin a new game. What if this genre, however, was set on a much …

World of Warcraft: Is Healthy Subscriber Decline Possible In A Microtransaction Market?

Despite the latest release of World of Warcraft subscription numbers, many players still feel the game is alive and kicking. While it has been the biggest game of the past decade and has been awarded tons of titles and achievements, the number of players actively described to the game has been dropping consistently throughout expansions.  Currently the game has around 5.5 …

Blizzard Plans to Develop an HD Remake of StarCraft, Warcraft III & Diablo II

After years of anticipation and fan-made content, Blizzard has finally decided to follow a common trend of remaking old games in a mastered and high-definition way.  Now that Blizzcon has come to an end, it looks like StarCraft, Warcraft III, and Diablo II are going to get this long awaited special treatment. Players have been asking for these re-makes for years and …

World of Warcraft: Legion – Nostalgia No Longer?

So the time is upon us, friends.  This past year at Gamescon Blizzard announced the upcoming World of Warcraft expansion – undertaking the title Legion.  It is no surprise that many players feel the best times were had during the Burning Crusade and Wrath of the Lich King expansions.  Whether you may feel it was because of the PvE content, …