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Starting at 12:00 noon PDT TODAY Friday, October 31, the top eight 3v3 Arena teams in the world will kick off the Blizzcon 2014 World of Warcraft Arena Championship at ESL’s studios in Burbank. Watch all the action for free in HD her...
Published Oct 31, 2014
Here you'll find a list of hotfixes that address various issues related to the recently released World of Warcraft patch 6.0.3. Hotfixes are updates we make on our end without requiring you to download a new patch. Some of the hotfixes b...
Published Oct 31, 2014
Hi, I’m Chris Robinson, senior art director of World of Warcraft. In this last installment of this four-part Artcraft series, WoW community manager Bashiok sat down with a few of the level designers who created Nagrand to pick their br...
Published Oct 31, 2014
The invasion of Azeroth is imminent. Beyond the Dark Portal, the destructive might of the Iron Horde gathers. Now's the time to summon your guildmates, arm yourself, and prepare to stand against the tides of iron and fury. Select charact...
Published Oct 30, 2014
Hi again, I’m World of Warcraft senior art director Chris Robinson. In this third installment of this Artcraft series, senior level designer Ely Cannon explains a bit more about the level designer’s role in bringing World of Warcraft...
Published Oct 30, 2014

Donation Drive Complete

Ghostti a posted Tue at 13:20
That was fast! Our donation goal for website domain name renewal has been reached. Thanks to all who donated!

Fivetide I think I've only been fast enough to donate to one of these drives! Brutes > All!

It's time again for another donation drive. This time we are looking to renew our website domain name. If you can pitch in, check out our donation page.

Chubbseh Did I miss this shit again?
The Ventriloquist You like it fast.
Syrophenikan That was fast...

Your friendly Guild Master Valcourt here.  A new expansion is around the corner and we have important information about the coming expansion and the state of the guild. 

Please take a look:
State of the Guild: Warlords of Draenor

You are NOT prepared!

Valcourt posted Oct 13, 14
Patch 6.0.2 is live this week!  Prepare yourselves for lots of changes:

  • New Character Models
  • Class Changes
  • Stat Changes
  • Raid Difficulty Level Changes
  • New (old) 5-man Dungeon Upper Blackrock Spire!
  • Bag, Void Storage, and Bank Space Improvements
  • New Toy Box
  • Much more! - See MMO Champion for all the gory details.

If you are signed up for our first venture into Heroic (formerly normal) Siege of Orgrimmar, please make sure to update your addons and take a peak at the class transition guides posted on Icy Veins.

Entrails QQ to a macro spec. ...
Syrophenikan R.I.P DOT Snapshotting, I will miss you ;_;
With the 6.0 patch comes the change of a guaranteed weapon drop for your spec and first kill of Garrosh. We will be making the Prime raid Tuesday night run a raid for farming Garrosh weapons.

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