Archive for the ‘2009’ Category

Liveblogging for Blizzcon

Friday, August 21st, 2009

wowraid.com have Blizzcon liveblogging , so if you’ve not bought the TV event you can still be very up-to-date. Related Posts News pre-Blizzcon Blizzcon Eve – Some Blue Posts Mountain Dew Prize Drawings, BlizzCon Tickets, Blue Posts

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Liveblogging for Blizzcon

News pre-Blizzcon

Wednesday, August 19th, 2009

Pretty much every site will get white-washed with news from Blizzcon once it starts. Here is some other news til then! The calendar of events has been updated to include a ‘preview’ opening session; it’d be either Icecrown Citadel raid or rumoured Cataclysm expansion. WoR also have a floor map which gives you some context of event’s scale.

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News pre-Blizzcon

Stun and Quel

Monday, August 17th, 2009

Not for DKs I found this interesting further reading on the change behind ghoul-stun (and Paladin’s hammer stun too).

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Stun and Quel

Rawr simulator updated

Saturday, August 15th, 2009

The Rawr simulator, which includes modules for DK DPS and Tanks has been updated again for 3.2, with most of the content now up-to-date. Rawr lets you input or import your character, change its talent or gear, and find its dps or effective health.

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Rawr simulator updated

PTR: no more gnaw spam

Friday, August 14th, 2009

Onyxia, from the old days. She's back

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Creation story of WoW

Thursday, August 13th, 2009

Eurogamer have a really good article, part one published so far, which talks about how WoW was designed. They’ve interviewed Tom Chilton, Jeff Kaglan and other senior staff to storyline how the game went from a concept to sketch to model to release, and the turns along the way. Gnolls were an original art inspiration, for example, and no PvP at launch was a decision in order to get the game on the shelves.

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Creation story of WoW

Official 3.2 Trailer and Patch Notes

Tuesday, August 4th, 2009

Along with patch 3.2, Blizzard released another fancy content patch/expansion trailer. As always it is very well put together. Enjoy watching it as I’m sure it the most of 3.2 you will get to see tonight.

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Official 3.2 Trailer and Patch Notes

Blizzard To Legitimize Gold Selling

Thursday, July 23rd, 2009

Oh snap, how’s that for a catchy title! Okay, Blizzard isn’t really legitimizing in-game gold selling, however they are going to start selling real life WoW currency. The collector items will come in 24k gold, silver and of course copper.

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Blizzard To Legitimize Gold Selling

DeathKnight.info Will Be Moving Servers, Small Downtime Imminent

Monday, July 20th, 2009

The site will be moved to a new host over the course of the next day or so, this may mean a bit of downtime. More information on the move can be found here .

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DeathKnight.info Will Be Moving Servers, Small Downtime Imminent

Official WoW Armory App for iPhone

Thursday, July 16th, 2009

Being a Blackberry user myself I can’t actually tell you how much this new app rocks, but I can tell you that it looks really nice! Nethaera Ever wanted to check your raid schedule, look up a piece of PvP gear, or concoct a new talent spec while on the go? The new World of Warcraft Mobile Armory app for iPhone and iPod touch lets you access the official Armory database from anywhere you have a mobile connection, and features much of the same functionality as the Armory website ( http://www.wowarmory.com ), including: Search for and view any character, item, guild, or Arena team in World of Warcraft. Seamlessly import your own character, guild, and Arena team profiles

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Official WoW Armory App for iPhone