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Sam Raimi to Direct World of Warcraft Film (July 22, 2009): Variety reports that Sam Raimi has signed on to direct a film based on the World of Warcraft.
World of Warcraft Deemed as Addictive as Crack Cocaine (February 28, 2009): The Daily Mail reports that Sweden's Youth Care Foundation believe World of Warcraft is dangerous.
Poor Mine For Virtual Gold in Third World (September 9, 2008): Some data is startng to emerge about the massive size of the gold farming industry which is mostly based in China.
Lego Indy Battles Horrible, Terrible Lego People (March 8, 2008): The Lucas Arts Lego game version of Indiana Jones will be out this June.
Heroes Get Pwned in Gods and Heroes Trailer (November 27, 2007): The heroes are really getting pwned in this trailer for Sony Online Entertainment's Gods and Heroes.
World of WarCraft Launches Visa Cards (May 14, 2007): World of Warcraft has launched a line of Visa credit cards.
World of WarCraft Expansion Pack Sells 3.5 Million Copies in One Month (March 8, 2007): Blizzard Entertainment has sold over 3.
DDO: Dungeons and Dragons Online (November 21, 2005): Turbine Games is developing an online version of the popular Dungeons and Dragons (D&D) role-playing game.
Plague Hits World of Warcraft (September 26, 2005): Wonderland points to a thread on Shacknews that is discussing the outbreak of a plague on the popular World of Warcraft MMORPG.
Rent a MMORPG Character (June 15, 2005): Some gamers want to skip the beginning part of online worlds that require an often time intensive phase where they try to build a character up to higher levels.
Age of Conan Coming in 2006 (April 25, 2005): Funcom is developiong Age of Conan -- Hyborian Adventures, an online RPG scheduled for Windows in the first half of 2006.
Rights Sold for Lord of the Rings MMORPG (March 23, 2005): Turbine finalized a deal with Tolkien Enterprises and Vivendi Universal Games for online games based on LOTR and The Hobbit.
Slash Pizza at Everquest (February 22, 2005): EverQuest II is a massively multiplayer game where players join and compete in an online fantasy world.
Gamers Flock to the World of Warcraft (November 26, 2004): The World of Warcraft has opened with over 250,000 copies sold and 200,000 people already creating online accounts.