There are World of Warcraft fans, and then there’s this newly wed couple from Taiwan. With the groom wearing an impressively imposing suit of armor and the bride outfitted in a draping gown adorned with intricate, fantasy-driven embellishments, this geeky couple is really committed to the video game theme as they recently flaunted their outfits at their engagement party in Taiwan. Continue reading for more pictures.
If you’re not a theme park aficionado and haven’t heard about China’s World of Warcraft-themed attraction, World Joyland is basically an unofficial theme park inspired by the video game series World of Warcraft. It reportedly cost $48m (£30m) to build. Continue reading for more pictures, videos and information.
With the Xbox One and PS4 on the horizon, there’s no better time to take a stroll back to 2008, when The Onion released a parody video of World of Warcraft called “World of World of Warcraft”, a game in which players controlled other players playing the game. Continue reading to see how they imagined this sequel would play out.
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If Marvel were to partner with Blizzard for a special World of Warcraft game, this is how The Avengers would probably look inside the WoW universe – Captain America, Iron Man, Black Widow, Nick Fury included. Click here to view the first image in today’s viral picture gallery. Continue reading to watch the viral Star Trek Spock vs. Spock challenge video.
World of Warcraft is currently the world’s most-subscribed MMORPG, and holds the Guinness World Record for the most popular MMORPG by subscribers, with over 10 million subscribers as of October 2012. Roarcraft, made entirely from World of Warcraft sounds, was produced by the infamous Pogo, also known as the Australia-based electronic music producer Nick Bertke. Continue reading to see more.
Now that you’ve seen the WoW theme park, it’s time to check out a real-life World of Warcraft restaurant in China. It’s touted as a “comfortable gathering place for fellow gamers”, complete with WoW-inspired decorations, dishes named after locations in the game and plasma screens showing live footage from the MMO world. Continue reading for a video and more information.
While it opened a while back, here’s a rare look inside China’s World of Warcraft theme park, also known as Joyland World. It’s located in Changzhou, Jiangsu province and cost 200 million yuan (about $30 million USD) to build. This theme park spans seven sections spread over 600,000 square meters. Continue reading for two videos, more pictures, and additional information.
As of October 2012, World of Warcraft is currently the world’s most-subscribed MMORPG with 10-million-plus subscribers, and holds the Guinness World Record for the most popular MMORPG by subscribers. With that said, it’s about time they produced a live-action movie, and here’s who they should cast to play the characters. Have better actors in mind? Then please do leave a comment with who you think would be better suited to play the part(s). Continue reading to see more.
World of Warcraft isn’t just a game for some people, it’s a way of life, literally. So, it’s not surprising that if you took the subscribers in North America and Europe alone, the $800-million in revenue the subscribers generate is more than Samoa’s annual GDP. Continue reading to see more incredible facts.
World of Warcraft: Mists of Pandaria is basically the fourth expansion set for the massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG) World of Warcraft, following Cataclysm. Unlike previous expansions, this one raises “the existing level cap from level 85 to 90. It will introduce a new character class, the Monk, along with a new playable race, the Pandaren.” Product page. Continue reading for the cinematic trailer and more information.