World of Warcraft Newswire (Page 7)

World of Warcraft Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for World of Warcraft. (Page 7)

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  1. Playing World of Warcraft is now the fastest way to earn Overwatch lootRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2017 | Polygon

    Blizzard introduced a new feature that allows players to use the WoW Token market to exchange their World of Warcraft gold for Battle.net balance , which is store credit that can be used to buy Blizzard software or to purchase microtransactions in any of Blizzard's games. WoW game director Ion Hazzikostas said the players with enough extra gold to sell were dedicated WoW players, and they were using their Battle.net balance mostly within the WoW ecosystem; they were buying cosmetic items in the WoW cash store and paying for account services like name changes and server transfers.

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  2. Blizzard: There is still room for inclusivity in the industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2017 | GamesIndustry.biz

    ... team, which wanted to make the game as accessible and approachable as possible. They took lessons from World of Warcraft, such as making sure that locations are varied and don't feel oppressive. The idea was, "Where would you want to spend time on ...

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  3. Blizzard Games Will Soon Stop Supporting Windows XP And VistaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | Ubergizmo

    ... has announced on its forums that they'll no longer be supporting these older platforms. In a post on the World of Warcraft forums , Blizzard writes, "Starting later this year, we will begin the process of ending support for Windows XP and Windows ...

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  4. Blizzard Dropping Support for Windows XP, VistaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | PC Magazine

    Do you play World of Warcraft, StarCraft II, Diablo III , Hearthstone, and/or Heroes of the Storm on your Windows PC? If you're still running Windows XP or Windows Vista, you ought to think about upgrading soon. Because you won't be able to play those games on your current setup for much longer.

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  5. Blizzard will no longer support your old Windows Vista PCRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | Engadget

    ... Vista across several games, including Diablo III , Hearthstone , Heroes of the Storm , StarCraft I I and World of Warcraft . This will be a "staggered process," but it's a hard cutoff once a given title loses support -- it won't run until you ...

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  6. Blizzard Is Ending Support For Some Older Operating SystemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | Cinema Blend News

    ... this year. No specific dates were given. The games that will stop being supported on XP and Vista includes World of Warcraft , StarCraft II , Diablo III, Hearthstone , and Heroes of the Storm . Essentially, their slightly older titles with online ...

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  7. Blizzard ends support for Windows XP and VistaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | The Tech Report

    ... XP or Vista. While this isn't exactly surprising, it's been a long time coming. The affected titles are World of Warcraft , StarCraft II , Diablo III , Hearthstone , and Heroes of the Storm . Blizzard's support for Windows XP over the years and the ...

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  8. Blizzard's ending Windows XP, Vista support for Warcraft, Diablo, Hearthstone, and more gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | PC World

    ... "Starting later this year, we will begin the process of ending support for Windows XP and Windows Vista in World of Warcraft , StarCraft II , Diablo III , Hearthstone , and Heroes of the Storm ," Blizzard wrote in its forums. "Microsoft ceased ...

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  9. Zacks Investment Research Upgrades Activision Blizzard, Inc (ATVI) to Strong-BuyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | The Breeze

    ... we believe the company's enviable product portfolio that includes the likes of Call of Duty and World of Warcraft along with increasing digital revenues will continue to drive growth. Moreover, the company will continue to benefit from acquisition ...

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  10. PSA: Blizzard is dropping support for Windows XP and VistaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | Nag.blog

    ... if you're still using Windows XP or Vista. Like, for reals. And not just because you won't be able to play World of Warcraft , Diablo III , Starcraft 2 , Hearthstone or Heroes of the Storm on your Pentium II anymore, but because Windows XP has been ...

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  11. World of Warcraft's gold rush has upended Blizzard's economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2017 | Polygon

    There has been an economic panic in World of Warcraft. On Feb. 6, Blizzard changed the rules, allowing players to exchange WoW Tokens for Battle.net balance.

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  12. Blizzard games to no longer support Windows XP or VistaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2017 | Digital Trends

    ... has decided to cut the cord for good. Throughout this year, Blizzard will release updates for its games - World of Warcraft, StarCraft II, Diablo III, Hearthstone and Heroes of the Storm - which will kill the ability of anyone running XP or Vista to ...

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  13. Blizzard to kill Windows XP, Vista support this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2017 | Bit-tech.net

    Blizzard is pulling support for Windows XP and Windows Vista from its games, including long-running MMO World of Warcraft, later this year. Activision-owned Blizzard has announced that it is to cease support for Windows and Windows Vista clients this year, forcing anyone still running the outdated operating systems to upgrade in order to retain access to their games.

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  14. Blizzard is Ending Support for Windows XP and Windows Vista - Geek News CentralRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2017 | Geek News Central

    Blizzard Entertainment announced on a World of Warcraft Forum post that they will be ending support for two operating systems. Those systems are Windows XP and Windows Vista.

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  15. Auto DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2017 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... we believe the company's enviable product portfolio that includes the likes of Call of Duty and World of Warcraft along with increasing digital revenues will continue to drive growth. Moreover, the company will continue to benefit from acquisition ...

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  16. 'Call Of Duty' Shirks Duty Call, But Activision Still DeliversRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2017 | Benzinga

    ... showed strong trends, with 447 million MAU in the fourth quarter. The Blizzard franchises "Overwatch" and "World of Warcraft" continued to benefit from recurring usage and monetization. Baird believes recent strategic moves such as the creation of a ...

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  17. Correction: Earns-Activision Blizzard storyRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    ... $254 million as more people embraced a video game line-up that includes "Call of Duty, "Candy Crush," and "World of Warcraft" during the holiday season SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) - Activision Blizzard Inc.'s fourth-quarter profit climbed 60 percent ...

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  18. Activision Blizzard: It's Not About The BuybackRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | Seeking Alpha

    ... weight, as the weaker Call of Duty release demonstrated. Activision Blizzard is no longer about only World of Warcraft and Call of Duty, the company is about so much more: Overwatch, Destiny, Candy Crush, etc. As the above chart shows, Activision is ...

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  19. Activision Blizzard's Conservative Guidance Is Fake News; Wedbush Maintains OutperformRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | Benzinga

    ... "Our prior estimates were substantially higher, as we anticipated Blizzard to launch an expansion pack for World of Warcraft in 2017 and we expected another Skylanders game launch at holiday," Pachter pointed out. The analyst now expects the company ...

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  20. Get ready, Guardians: Activision Blizzard confirms 2017 release for 'Destiny 2'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | Digital Trends

    ... users per month throughout 2016. Blizzard titles, with much thanks to Overwatch and the resurgence of World of Warcraft , reached an average of 36 million users per month. In all, users reportedly spent approximately 43 billion hours playing and ...

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