MMOsite Writer

Mimiron
I really like to share my views with the world, thus, passion to Blizzard franchises brought me here.
Actively, plays Warcraft on Burning-Blade EU Alliance, since the launch of the Burning Crusade.
Founder of the WoW Cataclysm Group on Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/pages/WoW-Cataclysm/120259004510

Relevant Articles

Diablo: Play Your Way Thursday With Deadmau5! Diablo: Play Your Way Thursday With Deadmau5!
Play Your Way Thursday is a weekly recurring blog series where Blizzard features builds sent by players (Diablo III's community). For the fourth continuation, associate game designer Don Vu joins with Majier#1230. They level up a new Seasonal heroes to join Joel "deadmau5" Zimmerman in Hardcore mode. The threat of permanent death was very real as some group members were really getting into trouble...... >>more
Mon Oct 20 01:23:54 2014

WoW: Interview with Lead Game Designers Ion "Watcher" Hazzikostas and Cory Stockton WoW: Interview with Lead Game Designers Ion
WoWhead got a chance and interviewed the Lead Game Designers Cory Stockton and Ion Hazzikostas at 1pm PDT, via livestream, but they were able to upload their one-hour long interview on YouTube, so worry not!... >>more
Sun Oct 19 23:07:07 2014

Heroes of the Storm: Hallow's End Skins Heroes of the Storm: Hallow's End Skins
To celebrate Hallow's End 2014, Blizzard gave us a sneak peek at skins that were under development, and with Hallow's End celebration upon us, these three skins have emerged from the shadows to strike terror into the hearts of denizes of the Nexus. Countess Kerrigan, Skelethur Abathur, and Heroes of the Storm first Legendary Skin, Inffested Tychus are here!... >>more
Sun Oct 19 22:46:02 2014

WoW: Guaranteed Heirlooms From Garrosh Hellscream ! WoW: Guaranteed Heirlooms From Garrosh Hellscream !
Players that yet did not obtain their BoA (Bind-on-Account) heirloom weapons from the last boss of SoO, Garrosh Hellscream can now do, so, since the smash 'n grab buff has been activated. ... >>more
Sun Oct 19 08:39:54 2014

Hearthstone October 2014 Ranked Play Season Live! Hearthstone October 2014 Ranked Play Season Live!
October's Ranked Play Season went live just now! This is the seventh Season for Hearthstone and as usual, there is a new card back to add to your collection. October is the time for Halloween, so no wonder Blizzard created a pumpkin-themed card back!... >>more
Mon Oct 06 07:07:07 2014

WoW: Soloing Firelands Guide WoW: Soloing Firelands Guide
I decided to start a little soloing experiment on beta. With the cap increased to 100 and the HP squishes taking effect, soloing of old content should now be even easier. Now, I'm not entirely certain of the soloing capabilities of my mage, but I will give it a go and open the series with soloing Heroic 10M Firelands.... >>more
Tue Sep 30 22:20:39 2014

WoW: BlizzCon Virtual Ticket Digital Goods Revealed! WoW: BlizzCon Virtual Ticket Digital Goods Revealed!
Everybody that cannot attend BlizzCon 2014 in person, still has the chance to purchase a Virtual Ticket, which is currently at sale for $39/29.99 EUR. Of course, apart from the BlizzCon live stream (in english) and archive you'll be receiving some exciting rewards in WoW, Hearthstone, Starcraft II, Diablo and Heroes of the Storm!... >>more
Mon Sep 29 19:14:39 2014

Diablo: Kadala's Tweaks In Patch 2.1.1 Diablo: Kadala's Tweaks In Patch 2.1.1
While Kadala is doing an awesome job at giving players control over finding specific items, Blizzard felt the current experience was a bit cumbersome and inconvenient.... >>more
Mon Sep 29 07:07:07 2014

WoW: New Recruit-A-Friend Mount: Cindermane Charger WoW: New Recruit-A-Friend Mount: Cindermane Charger
A new Recruit-a-Friend mount has been added to the game files in the latest beta build. It's called the Cindermane Charger. We can safely assume this will be the newest Recruit-a-Friend mount that will be launching with the release of pre-patch 6.0.2 (pre-expansion patch released approximately a month prior to Warlord's release).... >>more
Sun Sep 28 17:43:35 2014

WoW: The Things To Complete Before It's Too Late! WoW: The Things To Complete Before It's Too Late!
Warlords of Draenor is hitting live servers on November, 13 and there are certain things that are gone with its release! But don't worry, I've created this article to inform you about stuff that's gone so that you still have enough time to complete what you're missing.... >>more
Sat Sep 27 22:00:00 2014

Heroes of the Storm To Return October, 7th Heroes of the Storm To Return October, 7th
Heroes of the Storm is going down for extended manitenance to transition to production hardware starting on September 29th. Servers are expected to be patched and ready to go, starting October 7th in North America and October 9th in Europe. Other regions such as China, Taiwan and Korea will be available shortly after.... >>more
Sat Sep 27 20:06:26 2014

WoW: Is WoW Going to Stay Blizzard's Flagship After Titan's Cancellation? WoW: Is WoW Going to Stay Blizzard's Flagship After Titan's Cancellation?
Titan was the project name for a MMO developed by Blizzard. The game development began in 2007. Blizzard revealed little information besides that it would be completely new, not based on the company's main franchises (Warcraft, Diablo, Starcraft). ... >>more
Sat Sep 27 19:03:30 2014

WoW: Complete Preview of Mounts In Warlords! WoW: Complete Preview of Mounts In Warlords!
Warlords of Draenor adds the following mounts. Some are obviously recolors, I won't go through details since the source is unknown at the moment. For now, enjoy the pixels! ... >>more
Wed Sep 24 18:39:39 2014

Diablo: Seasons Indeed Worth Playing! Diablo: Seasons Indeed Worth Playing!
Many people, me included, thought that Seasons were only a way to keep players busy with no purpose at all and that only Paragon Level experience would be refunded, once a Season's over. Today, Tyvalir a Blizzard Community Manager shed some light on to what will happen to our Season's stash once it's over. He quoted Lylirra claiming this:... >>more
Tue Sep 23 16:45:35 2014

WoW: A Look Back! Azerothian Super Villains! WoW: A Look Back! Azerothian Super Villains!
I don't know if you've ever came across this awesome funny machinima, created by Ian Beckman. It follows a group of four, namely Archimonde, Illidan, Kaelthas and Akama and their attempts to take over the world. It's really funny that's why I thought I'd share it will you guys so you can have a laugh, in total, there are currently eight episodes! I'll link all of them below, so you can have a fun watch...... >>more
Tue Sep 23 02:07:51 2014

WoW: Legendary Cloak Quest Line Gone In 6.0 WoW: Legendary Cloak Quest Line Gone In 6.0
The legendary quest line /the long quest grind - if you played Mists and are a proud owner of the legendaries you will know/ will be removed with the Patch 6.0.2. As a part of the transition from Mists to Warlords, Blizzard's closing it out as players head into the new expansion. Once the quest is fully closed, the item will no longer be attainable, and the cloak will become a symbol of the great deeds...... >>more
Sun Sep 21 19:31:17 2014

Heroes of the Storm: Final Phase of Alpha Testing Coming Soon! Heroes of the Storm: Final Phase of Alpha Testing Coming Soon!
The final phase of Technical Alpha is Coming and here's the summary of all the important information you need to know. The store will be down on Sept, 22. After that, all Heroes will be temporarily free to play. (No weekly rotations). In the week after Sept, 22, the Tech Alpha will shut down for extended maintenance (that will last or over a week). The final phase of Tech Alpha will start after the...... >>more
Sat Sep 20 19:50:49 2014

WoW: Character Name Reclamation Coming to WoW WoW: Character Name Reclamation Coming to WoW
With the WoD pre-patch 6.0.2, Blizzard will be releasing sidelined characters' names back into the wild. Any characters that have not logged intothe game since November 13, 2008 will have their names freed up, making them available to anyone creating a new character or using the paid Character Name Change Service. Players will be finally able to create characters without a bunch of random letters.... >>more
Tue Sep 16 18:51:16 2014

WoW: Patch 6.0.2 (Pre-Expansion) Reminders WoW: Patch 6.0.2 (Pre-Expansion) Reminders
With Patch 6.0.2 live on Public Test Realms, it's just a matter of time when we'll see it drop live. A lot of things will be gone with this patch so if you still have not yet obtained your achievements and/or titles than now's the ideal time to do so. All of the challenge mode achievements are becoming Legacy and Feat of Strength achievements, with all of the rewards other than the armor sets and teleport...... >>more
Mon Sep 15 19:13:06 2014

WoW: Proving Grounds in Warlords WoW: Proving Grounds in Warlords
Warlords of Draenor has dungeons available for Level 100 characters in both, Normal and Heroic difficulty. This was not the case in Mists o Pandaria. Queuing for Normal difficulty dungeons and LFR had its itemlevel requirements removed. You probably remember the introduction of Proving Grounds in Mists of Pandaria. Currently it has been tuned for WoD and to earn a silver medal is a requirement (qualification...... >>more
Mon Sep 08 19:17:42 2014

Lizard Squad Hackers Responsible for DDOSing Blizzard & Twitch Arrested Lizard Squad Hackers Responsible for DDOSing Blizzard & Twitch Arrested
The group of hackers with that operate under the name Lizard Squad is responsible for attacks on Twitch.tv, Battle.net and League of Legends servers. Everyone could see the message in the news via the Battle.net Desktop app, wrote by Blizzard that game interruptions may occur, due to DDOSing. Their CS even wrote about it on Twitter.... >>more
Mon Sep 01 19:31:26 2014

WoW: New Inventory Solutions WoW: New Inventory Solutions
Warlords of Draenor adds new solutions to the Bag/Inventory Management. It's a really nice addition, since before it was only possible via Addons. Bags can now be assigned a function. There are three choices: Trade Goods, Consumables, Gear. The fourth option to assign a bag is Ignore. Bags with this function will be ignored when you click on Clean Up Bags. All other bags that have been assigned a function...... >>more
Sun Aug 31 21:21:21 2014

Diablo: Legendary Gems and Ways to Obtain Them Diablo: Legendary Gems and Ways to Obtain Them
Patch 2.1 added legendary gems that can be socketed only into rings and amulets. There are 14 total legendary gems, 13 of which drop from Greater Rift Guardians. The 1t4h one is Boon of the Hoarder, which comes from Barnoess Greed in The Vault (Goblin Realm).... >>more
Sat Aug 30 03:07:43 2014

WoW: Why Warlords of Draenor Feels Like a Completely New Game WoW: Why Warlords of Draenor Feels Like a Completely New Game
Blizzard did a really nice job with the newest expansion. It feels like a completely different game, if you forget Azeroth. Not only player models have been updated with new skins, but almost all-existing vendors and guards as well. Given how big Pandaria is plus the disabled flying, makes Draenor feel rather vast.... >>more
Wed Aug 27 04:00:00 2014

Diablo: Patch 2.1.0 Now Live Diablo: Patch 2.1.0 Now Live
The first content of Diablo's expansion, Reaper of Souls went live in Americas today. Click here or watch the video below to learn all about the latest changes. ... >>more
Tue Aug 26 21:41:32 2014

Diablo: Reaper of Souls Expansion On Sale Now! Diablo: Reaper of Souls Expansion On Sale Now!
As unfortunate as it may seem, Blizzard has decided to put Diablo's expansion, Reaper of Souls on sale, prior to the release of its first content patch 2.1, which is currently on Public Test Realms. If you were waiting to buy the expansion, or if you want to buy it for a friend now it's the ideal time to do so. It is unknown how long this sale will last, so grab your copy as soon as possible. The worst...... >>more
Mon Aug 25 19:45:25 2014

WoW: Warlords of Draenor: New Login Screen & Char Models! WoW: Warlords of Draenor: New Login Screen & Char Models!
The latest Warlords beta build 18764 altered the looks of the login screen for the newest expansion. Here's how it currently looks like. The fully animated login screen can be previewed in the following video.... >>more
Sat Aug 23 17:26:04 2014

WoW: Alliance & Horde Choppers In-Game First Look! WoW: Alliance & Horde Choppers In-Game First Look!
In the latest beta build of Warlords, Blizzard added both the Alliance and the Horde version of the Choppers. The bike will be mailed to Horde players upon Warlords release, in the fall of 2014, free of charge. The Alliance will have to pay a substantial amount of gold to get theirs.Azeroth Choppers, was a weekly web series run by Blizzard entertainment. More information on it can be found here.... >>more
Sat Aug 23 16:30:48 2014

Heroes of the Storm, Free Hero Rotation, August 19 Heroes of the Storm, Free Hero Rotation, August 19
The Heroes of the Storm free-to play Hero Rotation has been refreshed with a fresh set of seven Heroes who stand ready to start smashing towers at a moment's notice. As usual, fresh accounts begin with five Hero slots, ... >>more
Wed Aug 20 21:13:29 2014

WoW: Gamescom Dev Interview With Tom Chilton Summary WoW: Gamescom Dev Interview With Tom Chilton Summary
Some guys were lucky enough to do an interview with Tom Chilton during Gamescom. Highlights of the interview can be found, sumarised, below: Final Boss Grommash Hellscream is the final boss of the new expansion, despite Blizzard claimed at last BlizzCon there would be no orc villain. In Mists, we fought Garrosh, in Warlords we'll face his father Grommash. ... >>more
Sun Aug 17 19:08:09 2014

WoW: Warlords of Draenor Launches 11/13 - Watch the Cinematic WoW: Warlords of Draenor Launches 11/13 - Watch the Cinematic
To keep things short and simple, today, at Gamescon 2014, Blizzard has announced the release date for Warlords of Draenor. The Iron Horde hits Azeroth, starting November, 13. Warlords of Draenor Opening Cinematic Trailer: At a pivotal moment in Draenor history, Warsong cheiftain Grommash Hellscream challenges destiny and reforges the fate of his people.... >>more
Fri Aug 15 00:12:10 2014

WoW: This Be Da Troll Mon! WoW: This Be Da Troll Mon!
New ArtCraft is available since today, showwing off updated models of female & male trolls. In the following screenshots both models can be seen side-by-side, because showing both versions at the same time gives a better visual story and a more complete picture of Troll's character, background etc.... >>more
Wed Aug 13 19:38:17 2014

World of Warcraft: The Everbloom Preview World of Warcraft: The Everbloom Preview
After the disruption of the Dark Portal, the Kirin Tor realized that to fight the Iron Horde on their own soil, they would need a supply line for reinforcements. Thus, they created outposts across Draenor with magical links back to Azeroth. Unfortunately, what seemed like a prime strategic location near the Blackrock Foundry was known to the botani as The Everbloom, a sacred place within Gorgrond woodlands...... >>more
Wed Aug 13 02:31:31 2014

WoW: Warlords of Draenor Cinematic To Be Revealed Thursday WoW: Warlords of Draenor Cinematic To Be Revealed Thursday
Thursday, August 14, there's the world premiere of the Warlords of Draenor cinematic. The cinematic's igrand unveiling will be streamed live from the Ace Theatre in Los Angeles. After that there's a developer interview, where announcements regarding Warlords of Draenor release date.... >>more
Tue Aug 12 23:00:00 2014

WoW: 10 Years of World of Warcraft Celebration WoW: 10 Years of World of Warcraft Celebration
World of Warcraft turns 10 this year. Every year, Blizzard gives away a Feats of Strength achievement and a pet to those who log in during the anniversary celebration. This year, Blizzard has more to offer! Let's now look what awaits us during the upcoming celebration.... >>more
Sat Aug 09 19:40:39 2014

WoW: Zone Preview Spires of Arak WoW: Zone Preview Spires of Arak
Spires of Arak is a new zone introduced with Warlords of Draenor located in central southern Draenor. it is the home zone of the Shattered hand clan of orcs as well as the uncorrupted Arrakkoa. it is ruled by Kargath Bladefist who rules over the land with a mighty fist.... >>more
Thu Aug 07 19:00:16 2014

WoW: Down to 6.8 Mio Subscribers WoW: Down to 6.8 Mio Subscribers
Blizzard had their Q2 2014 earnings call today. according to which, World of Warcraft is down to 6.8 million subscribers. This is less more than 800,000 lost subscribers, since March 2014, when the Q1 2014 earnings call listed 7.6 million subscribers. There is a steady decline of subscribers, since Mists of Pandaria release (September 2012). Notice the last increase in the graph. WoW went up 900K subscribers...... >>more
Wed Aug 06 00:28:25 2014

WoW: Draenor Zone Preview: Nagrand WoW: Draenor Zone Preview: Nagrand
Nagrand, formerly introduced in the Burning Crusade expansion pack as as a leveling zone located in Outland for levels 64-70, is being added to Draenor as well. This doesn't mean of course that the old version will no longer exist, it wil... The new Nagrand is located in western Draenor and is the home zone of the Warsong clan of orcs. During this time they are akin to the Mongols, riding their wolves...... >>more
Tue Aug 05 18:38:19 2014

WoW: Alliance Chopper Hitting Azeroth! WoW: Alliance Chopper Hitting Azeroth!
Due to popular demand after the Horde version of the Chopper has been added to the game free for all Horde players that log in between now and September 30, 2014, Blizzard has decided to add the Alliance version too. Many players have QQed that the Horde is the ultimate faction and Alliance isn't getting enough recoginition and whatnot. Well, at least they aren't making it free!... >>more
Mon Aug 04 00:18:31 2014

Hearthstone: Plague Quarter Open Hearthstone: Plague Quarter Open
Arachnid Quarter was the first wing to open from Curse of Naxxramas A Hearthstone Adventure. It is available for every player that has unlocked all characters free of charge. ... >>more
Fri Aug 01 07:07:07 2014

WoW: Separate Graphic Settings in Raids WoW: Separate Graphic Settings in Raids
It happens quite often that you experience no lag or FPS drops when exploring the world, doing quests or dungeons. The problems may occur as soon as you enter a raid where 24 people cast spells at the same time. This is why Blizzard has decided to implement this small feature. In the screenshot below, you can see the new panel, accessible by hitting the Esc key. It's the same as the main Graphics panel...... >>more
Thu Jul 31 20:06:56 2014

Diablo: Reaper of Souls Digital Pre-Orders For Consoles Open Diablo: Reaper of Souls Digital Pre-Orders For Consoles Open
Digital pre-orders for Reaper of Souls for consoles are now open. Prepare your living rooms for the end is nigh. Diablo III: Reaper of Souls - Ultimate Evil Edition launches August 19, 2014 on PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, and Xbox One. Join the crusade against death today by pre-purchasing the game digitally on the PlayStation Store!... >>more
Thu Jul 31 01:27:56 2014

WoW: Updated Facial Customisation WoW: Updated Facial Customisation
In this episode of Artcraft, the Art Director of World of Warcraft, Chris Robinson, is talking about facial customisation options and how the designers coped with the old models to update them for Warlords.... >>more
Wed Jul 30 18:47:17 2014

WoW: Skyreach WoW: Skyreach
After having previewed Grimrail Depot, now's the time to give another dungeon a go. It's Skyreach and located in Spires of Arak. Skyreach is available in both Normal/Heroic difficulty as a newly added 5-player dungeon.... >>more
Tue Jul 29 23:30:21 2014

WoW: Heart of the Valorous Buff This Weekend WoW: Heart of the Valorous Buff This Weekend
Yet again, Blizzard has decided to activate the Heart of the Valorous Buff this weekend, beginning Friday, August 1 at 10:00 a.m. PDT, through Monday, August 4 at 9:00 a.m. PDT. The buff increases the rate of Valor Point gains by an additional 100%.... >>more
Tue Jul 29 19:52:24 2014

Warcraft Movie: Animated Title & Teaser Descriptions! Warcraft Movie: Animated Title & Teaser Descriptions!
In the last article, we looked at the unveiling on the Warcraft movie logo along with artifacts used in the film. Comic-Con visitors got an additional teaser for the Warcraft movie this year, yet the footage seems to be still missing. What we got is teaser descriptions that are sumarized below:... >>more
Sun Jul 27 19:21:15 2014

WoW: Claws of Shirvallah - Alternative Cat Form WoW: Claws of Shirvallah - Alternative Cat Form
Claws of Shirvallah is a new Feral Druid talent, which can alternate a druid's Cat Form model for each race. Below, you can see the models for every race. This talent is unlocked upon reaching Level 100.... >>more
Sat Jul 26 19:32:11 2014

Warcraft Movie Logo Unveiled and More at Comic-Con Warcraft Movie Logo Unveiled and More at Comic-Con
Today, Legendary unveiled the logo for the upcoming, highly anticipated Warcraft movie. The logo looks like a mixed Starcraft & World of Warcraft: Cataclysm logo.... >>more
Thu Jul 24 23:28:28 2014

Heroes of the Storm: Introducing Master Skins Heroes of the Storm: Introducing Master Skins
Currently in development, a few months ago at PAX East, Blizzard gave attendees a sneak peek at a new series of hero skins. These Master Skins represent a further exciting evolution of each hero's base skins. These are unlocked upon reeaching Level 10 with the leveling system. They cost 10,000 gold to unlock.... >>more
Thu Jul 24 19:26:25 2014

World of Warcraft: Beasts of Shadowmoon Valley World of Warcraft: Beasts of Shadowmoon Valley
Blizzard recently started to preview mobs from the upcoming zones brought in the Warlords expansion. Today, we'll have a look at Shadowmoon Valley, the starting experience point for Alliance players that cross the Dark Portal and land in Draenor. The lush Shadowmoon Valley appears peaceful and idyllic, lulling many would-be adventurers into a false sense of security as they explore its rolling hills...... >>more
Tue Jul 22 20:56:56 2014