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International Business Times
Blizzard agrees to meet team behind shuttered World of Warcraft legacy server Nostalrius and the support of former WoW team lead Mark Kern who pledged to personally del
Blizzard agrees to meet team behind shuttered World of Warcraft legacy server Nostalrius
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
and the support of former WoW team lead Mark Kern who pledged to personally deliver the petition to Blizzard president Mike Morhaime. "After the answer from Blizzard and the amazing support we received, we feel we are now not only the admins... Read more
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International Business Times
Blizzard's Hearthstone hits 50 million players, Whispers of the Old Gods expansion goes live between matches as well. "Whispers of the Old Gods adds an exciting new set of
Blizzard's Hearthstone hits 50 million players, Whispers of the Old Gods expansion goes live
International Business Times / Posted 9 days ago
between matches as well. "Whispers of the Old Gods adds an exciting new set of creepy, corrupted cards to Hearthstone," Mike Morhaime, CEO and cofounder of Blizzard Entertainment, said in a statement. "We can't wait to see how creative players... Read more
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Business Wire
Whispers of the Old Gods™ Takes Hold of Hearthstone® as Registered Players Top 50 Millionthroughout the tavern. “Whispers of the Old Gods adds an exciting new set of c
Whispers of the Old Gods™ Takes Hold of Hearthstone® as Registered Players Top 50 Million
Business Wire / Posted 9 days ago
throughout the tavern. “Whispers of the Old Gods adds an exciting new set of creepy, corrupted cards to Hearthstone,” said Mike Morhaime, CEO and cofounder of Blizzard Entertainment. “We can’t wait to see how creative players are with the ancient... Read more
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Gamasutra
Blizzard finally breaks silence over Nostalrius' closureactive users -- to remain online was seen as the wrong call by many. In a lett
Blizzard finally breaks silence over Nostalrius' closure
Gamasutra / Posted 10 days ago
active users -- to remain online was seen as the wrong call by many. In a letter of petition to Blizzard co-founder, Mike Morhaime, Nostalrius reps said their aim wasn't to siphon users away from World of Warcraft, but rather, to preserve the... Read more
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Oregon Daily Emerald
Gaming Week in Review: Steam to accept Bitcoin, Xbox 360s are no moreserver Nostalrius, an online petition was initiated to ask the heads of Blizzar
Gaming Week in Review: Steam to accept Bitcoin, Xbox 360s are no more
Oregon Daily Emerald / Posted 13 days ago
server Nostalrius, an online petition was initiated to ask the heads of Blizzard entertainment, specifically co-founder Mike Morhaime, to change the policies regarding third-party use of the game’s content. The goal is to allow a team like... Read more
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International Business Times
Blizzard's Jeff Kaplan reveals how MMO Titan's 'devastating failure' inspired game's upcoming shooter Overwatch in December 2010 and remained under wraps before it was ultimately cancelled in
Blizzard's Jeff Kaplan reveals how MMO Titan's 'devastating failure' inspired game's upcoming shooter Overwatch
International Business Times / Posted 13 days ago
in December 2010 and remained under wraps before it was ultimately cancelled in September 2014. At the time, Blizzard CEO Mike Morhaime said the studio decided to pull the plug on Titan because they "didn't find the fun". "We didn't find the... Read more
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IGN
Dead World of Warcraft Private Server Petition Gets 200K Signaturesthis benchmark, Mark Kern—a former World of Warcraft team lead— is working on d
Dead World of Warcraft Private Server Petition Gets 200K Signatures
IGN / Posted 13 days ago
this benchmark, Mark Kern—a former World of Warcraft team lead— is working on delivering the petition to Blizzard President Mike Morhaime. In a post to Twitlonger, Kern detailed his plan to write an open letter and create a video addressed to... Read more
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Gamasutra
THE LEGION™ INVADES WORLD OF WARCRAFT® AUGUST 30series’ greatest conflicts, and things will never be the same for some of Azero
THE LEGION™ INVADES WORLD OF WARCRAFT® AUGUST 30
Gamasutra / Posted 17 days ago
series’ greatest conflicts, and things will never be the same for some of Azeroth’s most iconic heroes and villains,” said Mike Morhaime, CEO and cofounder of Blizzard Entertainment. “This expansion is loaded with features and content that give... Read more
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Business Wire
The Legion™ Invades World of Warcraft® August 30series’ greatest conflicts, and things will never be the same for some of Azero
The Legion™ Invades World of Warcraft® August 30
Business Wire / Posted 17 days ago
series’ greatest conflicts, and things will never be the same for some of Azeroth’s most iconic heroes and villains,” said Mike Morhaime, CEO and cofounder of Blizzard Entertainment. “This expansion is loaded with features and content that give... Read more
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Business Wire
Heroes of the Dorm™: The Arizona State University ‘Real Dream Team’ Are the 2016 Heroes of the Storm® Collegiate ChampionsDream Team from Arizona State University, on an awesome tournament run and for
Heroes of the Dorm™: The Arizona State University ‘Real Dream Team’ Are the 2016 Heroes of the Storm® Collegiate Champions
Business Wire / Posted 24 days ago
Dream Team from Arizona State University, on an awesome tournament run and for going undefeated in the grand finals,” said Mike Morhaime, CEO and cofounder of Blizzard Entertainment. “The teams competing in Heroes of the Dorm represent the future... Read more
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Business Wire
Heroes of the Dorm®: The Arizona State University ‘Real Dream Team’ Are the 2016 Heroes of the Storm™ Collegiate ChampionsDream Team from Arizona State University, on an awesome tournament run and for
Heroes of the Dorm®: The Arizona State University ‘Real Dream Team’ Are the 2016 Heroes of the Storm™ Collegiate Champions
Business Wire / Posted 24 days ago
Dream Team from Arizona State University, on an awesome tournament run and for going undefeated in the grand finals,” said Mike Morhaime, CEO and cofounder of Blizzard Entertainment. “The teams competing in Heroes of the Dorm represent the future... Read more
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Gamasutra
Blizzard shutters popular private WoW server with threat of legal actionwas like -- by playing a modified version of the game without paying Blizzard.
Blizzard shutters popular private WoW server with threat of legal action
Gamasutra / Posted 24 days ago
was like -- by playing a modified version of the game without paying Blizzard. In a letter of petition to Blizzard's Mike Morhaime, Nostalrius representatives claim that over 150,000 people were actively playing on Nostalrius, which was... Read more
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SiliconANGLE
Team behind old school World of Warcraft server begs Blizzard to reconsider shutdownletter threatening legal action. Now, the Nostralius team has written an open l
Team behind old school World of Warcraft server begs Blizzard to reconsider shutdown
SiliconANGLE / Posted 25 days ago
letter threatening legal action. Now, the Nostralius team has written an open letter addressed to Blizzard founder and CEO Mike Morhaime, arguing that private servers are important for the World of Warcraft community and do not threaten Blizzard’s... Read more
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Gamasutra
FORGE SOME LEGENDARY MEMORIES AT BLIZZCON® 2016more live games and upcoming content than ever before, 2016 is shaping up to be
FORGE SOME LEGENDARY MEMORIES AT BLIZZCON® 2016
Gamasutra / Posted 29 days ago
more live games and upcoming content than ever before, 2016 is shaping up to be an exciting year for Blizzard gamers,” said Mike Morhaime, CEO and cofounder of Blizzard Entertainment. “We can’t wait to celebrate our 25-year anniversary with everyone... Read more
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Business Wire
Forge Some Legendary Memories at BlizzCon® 2016more live games and upcoming content than ever before, 2016 is shaping up to be
Forge Some Legendary Memories at BlizzCon® 2016
Business Wire / Posted 29 days ago
more live games and upcoming content than ever before, 2016 is shaping up to be an exciting year for Blizzard gamers,” said Mike Morhaime, CEO and cofounder of Blizzard Entertainment. “We can’t wait to celebrate our 25-year anniversary with everyone... Read more

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