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Other WOW Articles

  • Best World of Warcraft Videos on YouTube: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
    I've scoured the depths of Youtube to bring you the very best videos created by the World of Warcraft community. These funny and entertaining WoW videos will entertain and inspire any fan of the game.
  • Top 5 Inside Jokes in World of Warcraft
    World of Warcraft has rocked the MMORPG world with it’s quirky and often humorous style. The game is known for thinking outside the box, and including jokes from recent and past pop culture. It’s not shocking that these jokes have transcended the game and have become mega hits across the Internet.
  • The Rumors Of Azeroth's Death Have Been Greatly Exaggerated
    Because World of Warcraft is approaching the decade mark, its player base is declining. Even though the player base is not as strong as it once was, a number of fans still log onto World of Warcraft and play out an expansion just to see its story lines unfold.
  • Tips On Giving an MMORPG Account as a Present
    Probably, many people had thought of the idea of giving an MMO, is not a bad idea, even is one of the top presents people expect for the holidays.
  • Gaming at a Premium - Real ID and
    Blizzard Entertainment is expanding its gamer network to include additional, premium services for its players. Has the desire for more revenue crossed the line with gamers?

WOW Basics

  • Play WoW for Free? Full Details on the New "Starter Edition"
    Blizzard recently launched some significant changes to their free trial program. Find out all about World of Warcraft Starter Edition, including account restrictions, how to sign up, and how to download and play the game.
  • Guide to Character Creation in World of Warcraft
    While not the most robust in the world of MMOs, the World of Warcraft character creation process certainly has its ins and outs. Our guide will help you get the most out of your new WoW Character.
  • WoW: Valor Points Explained
    Want to start earning some epic gear in WoW, but not sure how to start earning Valor Points? This quick guide will teach you everything you need to know.
  • WoW: Justice Points Explained
    If you've earned your first Justice Points and aren't quite sure what to do with them, this guide will give you the ins and outs of World of Warcraft's new currency system.
  • What Does the Realm Population Mean in World of Warcraft?
    To most players, how many people are on one of WoW's servers means very little, but high, full and low server populations do mean something specific to a person creating a new character or starting World of Warcraft for the first time.

WOW Quizzes

WOW Tech

  • Taking Great World of Warcraft Screenshots
    World of Warcraft is a vast and varied game that includes impressive monsters and stunning panoramic landscapes. To capture these moments, or just have a memory of the time you and your guild buddies finally all bought matching tabards, you should learn about taking screenshots.
  • How to Add an Authenticator to Your World of Warcraft Account
    Looking for more information on adding a authenticator to your World of Warcraft account? Our guide walks you through the setup process, so you can get back to playing Wow as quickly as possible, free of the fear that your account will be hacked.
  • World of Warcraft (WoW) Private Servers Guide
    Considering playing WoW (World of Warcraft) and finding the game too pricey? Maybe you've heard about free and private servers around the net and wanted to check them out. If you're interested in this concept, check out this article for a better understanding of how these servers work.
  • World of Warcraft Applications for the iPhone
    Use your iPhone to check up and move forward in World of Warcraft.
  • How to Reactivate Your World of Warcraft Account
    Sure, World of Warcraft got boring for you in the past, but with Cataclysm coming out, and all your old friends reactivating their accounts, it's about time for you to reactivate and see what all the fuss is about. Our guide will walk you through the process.