Man hires 'assassin' to kill son's WoW avatar

Even paranoiacs have enemies - and if you find that strangers keep attacking you in online games, there just may be a reason.

World of Warcraft blocked in Iran

Blizzard has cut off access to World of Warcraft in Iran, citing US trade sanctions.

WoW: Mists of Pandaria trailer is cinematic

Blizzard is showcasing the latest cinematic trailer for World of Warcraft: Mists of Pandaria at Gamescom 2012 in Cologne, Germany. 

Blizzard isn't happy about Windows 8

Blizzard - of WoW, Starcraft and Diablo III fame - has weighed in on Microsoft's upcoming Windows 8 operating system.

Here's your chance to talk to aliens

As every UFO fanatic knows, the Earth received a short message from outer space back in 1977 - and now you've got a chance to reply.

Chinese convicts forced to play World of Warcraft

Most gamers are familiar with the practice of 'gold farming' - building up game credits in multiplayer games that are then sold on to other players.

Video: How to play WoW on the Kinect

A talented USC team has coded a Flexible Action and Articulated Skeleton Toolkit (FAAST), which facilitates the easy integration of full-body control with games and VR applications.

Blizzard stands down over forum controversy

Blizzard has reversed a controversial decision that would have forced thousands of Starcraft and World of Warcraft (WoW) players to use their real names on the company's online forums.

Deranged WoW player shot during violent family dispute

A drunk and deranged WoW player was recently shot by an irate grandfather after attempting to choke his mother to death.