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VIDEO: PS3's Sodium One shown off in swish demo video

VIDEO: PS3's Sodium One shown off in swish demo video

By 24 December 2009

We've brought you news of Sodium One previously, so when this demo vid showed up in the PlayStation YouTube feed, we thought we'd share it with you. Sodium One is an extension to the Playstation Home social gaming environment. Users can step into a Sodium... >>

Blizzard announces World of Warcraft: Cataclysm

Blizzard announces World of Warcraft: Cataclysm

By 24 August 2009

Exactly as we predicted, Blizzard has announced the next expansion pack for the world's largest MMORPG - World of Warcraft. Titled "Cataclysm", the pack will see major changes to the world of Azeroth, as well as increased level cap (to 85) and new playable... >>

New playable races for World of Warcraft leaked

New playable races for World of Warcraft leaked

By 12 August 2009

The next expansion for World of Warcraft has been the subject of intense speculation, ever since developers Blizzard trademarked the term "Cataclysm". Now, it appears that two new playable races have leaked - Goblins and Worgen. Community site Wow.com... >>

World of Warcraft gets 3.2 patch

World of Warcraft gets 3.2 patch

By 5 August 2009

World of Warcraft servers in Europe are - at the time of writing - down for a substantial content update. The patch - titled Call of the Crusade but known to most players as "patch 3.2" includes a brand new dungeon and battleground, as well as plenty... >>

Addiction therapists sign up for WoW

Addiction therapists sign up for WoW

By 28 July 2009

There are reports that therapists are trying a new tactic to reach people that they think are "addicted" to online games like World of Warcraft - they're joining the game themselves. Dr Richard Graham, a consultant psychiatrist at the Tavistock Centre... >>

Warcraft movie gets director

Warcraft movie gets director

By 22 July 2009

The forthcoming live-action film based on the massively multiplayer World of Warcraft will be directed by none other than Sam Raimi, Variety is reporting. The MMORPG, which has more subscribers than the population of Greece, is based on a series of RTS... >>

Empire of Sports adds UK City

Empire of Sports adds UK City

By 10 July 2009

Empire Of Sports, the virtual world dedicated to sports, has announced that it's opening up a brand new city for the game - the UK - as well as a partnership with "legendary" Welsh footballer Ian Rush. The company hopes that the new UK location will bulk... >>

TweetCraft puts Twitter in World of Warcraft

TweetCraft puts Twitter in World of Warcraft

By 3 July 2009

You might think combining the hyper-social Twitter with the (arguably) antisocial World of Warcraft would be a bad idea, but someone's gone and done it anyway. TweetCraft is an add-on for World of Warcraft that will let you use Twitter from within the... >>

Empire of Sports announces online tennis tournament

Empire of Sports announces online tennis tournament

By 20 January 2009

Sporting MMO Empire of Sports has announced its first online tennis championship with real cash prizes up for grabs. The Kangaroo Open 2009 has just begun and will run for two weeks, until 1 February. The cash prizes go up to 1500 euros (around £1350),... >>

WOW character re-customisation launches in Europe

WOW character re-customisation launches in Europe

By 15 January 2009

World of Warcraft gamers in Europe will now be able to get their hands on the character re-customisation service that launched in the US last month. The service is accessible from the "Manage Account" page on the official website and will enable gamers... >>