MTV cornered Blizzard’s Frank Pearce to confirm World of Warcraft Mobile. Not only is the company considering a few ideas for the MMO, apparently (not confirmed) as well for Starcraft 2 and/or other existing games. At this point they only have a few employees on the Mobile Department, and there are no plans for Classic Arcade games on mobile.
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The Blizzard mobile team is new and not something Pearce had discussed publicly before. “They just started that endeavor,” he said. “We’ve only got a couple of people right now. I don’t think we’re looking at it as something like, ‘We’re going to make mobile games.’ We want to look at the mobile devices as something we can use to enhance the experience of our existing games. So we’re going to have to look at ways to use the mobile device to enhance their ‘World of Warcraft’ experience. We’ll see what kind of applications we can come up with.”