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BlizzCon ‘Warcraft’ Film Panel Reveals Cast And First Posters

Warcraft Film at BlizzCon

BlizzCon, the fan convention for the World of Warcraft video game by Blizzard Entertainment Inc., kicked off Friday. News about the Warcraft film has been slow coming. The cast and characters were finally announced at a BlizzCon panel on Friday, building hype for the film that had been announced as early as 2006. According to… Read more »

Robin Williams World Of Warcraft Memorial Planned

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The death of Robin Williams was so translucently tragic that people of all ages were stopped in their tracks when they heard he was actually gone. The Oscar-winning actor and tour-de-force comedian was one of the very few talents in Hollywood, or across the world for that matter, who managed to appeal to every demographic…. Read more »

NSA Infiltrates World Of Warcraft And Second Life

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The NSA is accused of infiltrating games like Wold of Warcraft and Second Life to spy on gamers. A new leak, provided by Edward Snowden, suggests the NSA, CIA, and the UK’s GCHQ sent undercover agents into several online worlds to gather players’ information. The 2008 report titled “Exploiting Terrorist Use of Games & Virtual… Read more »

Colin Farrell Really Loves The ‘World Of Warcraft’ Script

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Colin Farrell reportedly loves the script for Duncan Jones’ World of Warcraft movie. The long-awaited adaptation of Blizzard Entertainment’s hit video game is apparently on the way to the big screen at some point in the near future. Although he didn’t reveal too many details about the project, Farrell said the script for the WoW… Read more »

‘World Of Warcraft’ Free-To-Play Rumors Addressed By Blizzard

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Is Blizzard Entertainment’s popular MMORPG World of Warcraft heading into the realm of free-to-play? According to the company, fans shouldn’t hold their breath. During this weekend’s BlizzCon, production designer J. Allen Brack addressed rumors that Blizzard was seriously considering transforming WoW from a subscription-based adventure into one that was free for everyone. Brack explained that… Read more »

BlizzCon 2013 Draws Huge Crowds On Opening Day

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BlizzCon 2013 drew a huge crowd on its opening day as fans of Blizzard descended on the Anaheim Convention Center, sporting epic cosplay costumes and waiting on news of the game maker’s latest developments. They weren’t disappointed. Blizzard CEO Mike Morhaime took the stage on Friday to kick off the 7th BlizzCon fan event, telling… Read more »

Paula Patton In Talks For A Lead Role In The ‘World Of Warcraft’ Movie

World Of Warcraft Movie To Star Paula Patton

Paula Patton is reportedly in talks for the lead role in the long-awaited World of Warcraft movie that’s in the works at Legendary Pictures. Robin Thicke’s main squeeze is presently in the running for a major role in Duncan Jones’ big-budget adaptation of the popular video game. Although Patton read for the part, Deadline reports… Read more »