Legion: The Setup & Features

So yesterday was the day we got to learn what comes next in World of Warcraft. Three of the developers, Tom Chilton, Ion Hazzikostas and Alex Afrasiabi took to the stage of Gamescom in Cologne in Germany to reveal the new expansion: Legion   The game takes place back on Azeroth, and they have utilised…

An issued challenge, certain to be failed.

A challenge. To those who were against flight’s return. To those who took great joy in the thousands of posts and tweets of those expressing their dismay at flight’s removal. To those who cried “fucking whiners” repeatedly in response to the above. To those who rolled their eyes when people un-subbed from the game because…

Why is Flying like a Start Menu?

So, this thing happened last night… [blizzardquote author=”Ion Hazzikostas” link=”http://blue.mmo-champion.com/topic/376418-dev-watercooler-flying-in-draenor/” source=”http://eu.battle.net/wow/en/blog/19800551/dev-watercooler-flying-in-draenor-10-06-2015″] Dev Watercooler – Flying in Draenor We appreciate the spirited discussion on the topic of flying. The subject has brought out passionate viewpoints and sparked insightful conversations on our official forums and blogs, on community sites, and in chat channels. Your feedback has been…

Mythic Difficulty: Mythic failure?

So, looking at the stats released by MMO Champion it looks like Mythic Raiding has been an abject failure in terms of participation numbers. A few days ago I guesstimated that Mythic was catering to between 2 to 5% of the player base. Looks like that estimation was absolutely right on the nose. At best,…

#NoFlyNoSub #BringBackFlying

The 2 tags that defined my weekend 😛 And Wow. The last few days have been a flurry of activity on the website, all over the no-flying announcement by Watcher. Not least there was a real spike in site traffic over the weekend and the first half of this week, which saw traffic into the…