What you need to know to get started.
So you've managed to avoid playing World of Warcraft over the past six years and now one of the most eagerly awaited and impressive expansions to the game is out. Don't worry if you feel a bit out of touch, we've got a ten-point factsheet lined up with everything you need to know about the franchise!
What is World of Warcraft?
World of Warcraft is a Massively Multiplayer Online Role-playing Game by Blizzard Entertainment which was released in 2004. The game allows for people from across the globe to come together online and participate in quests, battles, and a fantasy storyline. Today it's the most successful and widely played game in its genre, with more than 12 million subscribers.