The Battle of Grim Batol

Meanwhile, in the war-torn lands of the south, the scattered remnants of the Horde fought for their very survival. Though Grom Hellscream and his Warsong clan managed to evade capture, Deadeye and his Bleeding Hollow clan were rounded up and placed in the internment camps in Lordaeron. Notwithstanding these costly uprisings, the camps’ wardens soon… Continue reading The Battle of Grim Batol

The Birth of the Lich King

Ner’zhul and his followers entered the Twisting Nether, the ethereal plane that connects all of the worlds scattered throughout the Great Dark Beyond. Unfortunately Kil’jaeden and his demonic minions were waiting for them. Kil’jaeden, who had sworn to take vengeance on Ner’zhul for his prideful defiance, slowly tore the old shaman’s body apart, piece by… Continue reading The Birth of the Lich King

The Founding of Quel’Thalas

The high elves, led by Dath’Remar, left Kalimdor behind them and challenged the storms of the Maelstrom. Their fleets wandered the wreckage of the world for many long years, and they discovered mysteries and lost kingdoms along their sojourn. Dath’Remar, who had taken the name Sunstrider (or “he who walks the day”), sought out places… Continue reading The Founding of Quel’Thalas

The Old Gods and the Ordering of Azeroth

Unaware of Sargeras’ mission to undo their countless works, the Titans continued to move from world to world, shaping and ordering each planet as they saw fit. Along their journey they happened upon a small world that its inhabitants would later name Azeroth. As the Titans made their way across the primordial landscape, they encountered… Continue reading The Old Gods and the Ordering of Azeroth

The Two Empires: Trolls and Aqiri Civilizations

About 16,000 years ago (long before the Night Elves foolishly called down the wrath of the Burning Legion), Trolls lorded over much of Kalimdor (then a single continent). There were twin Troll Empires—the Gurubashi Empire of the Southeastern jungles—and the Amani Empire of the Middle Forestlands. There were smaller tribes that lived far to the… Continue reading The Two Empires: Trolls and Aqiri Civilizations

The World Tree and the Emerald Dream

For many years, the night elves worked tirelessly to rebuild what they could of their ancient homeland. Leaving their broken temples and roads to be overgrown, they constructed their new homes amidst the verdant trees and shadowed hills at Hyjal’s base. In time, the dragons that had survived the great Sundering came forth from their… Continue reading The World Tree and the Emerald Dream

War of the Spider

While Thrall was liberating his brethren in Lordaeron, Ner’zhul continued to build up his power base in Northrend. A great citadel was erected above the Icecrown Glacier and manned by the growing legions of the dead. Yet as the Lich King extended his influence over the land, one shadowy empire stood against his power. The… Continue reading War of the Spider

War of the Three Hammers

The dwarves of Ironforge Mountain lived in peace for many long centuries. However, their society grew too large within the confines of their mountain cities. Though the mighty High King, Modimus Anvilmar, ruled over all dwarves with justice and wisdom, three powerful factions had arisen amongst the dwarven society. The Bronzebeard clan, ruled by Thane… Continue reading War of the Three Hammers

Legendary Pictures - World of Warcraft Film Blizzcon video

WCRadio put up the video of the Legendary Pictures Panel held at Blizzcon 2007, where Chris Metzen, Paul Sams and Thomas Tull (Legendary Pictures Chairman) discussed details of the Film with fans. The video lasts 43 minutes, and it is very amusing, humorous and informative.  At the end you will see a concept art that… Continue reading Legendary Pictures - World of Warcraft Film Blizzcon video

World of Warcraft Comic Book# 1 - DC Comics Press Release

New York, NY—DC Comics, the world’s largest English language comic book publisher and home to Superman, Batman and Wonder Woman announced plans today to publish a new comic book series based on World of Warcraft, Blizzard Entertainment’s popular massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG). Preview art from the series will debut at Comic-Con International, held… Continue reading World of Warcraft Comic Book# 1 - DC Comics Press Release

Wow Comic Book Update - Jim Lee @ BlizzCon

Wow Comic BookFollow-up •Wow Comic Press Release 7-23 •Wow Comic Official – DC Comics Pre-Orders Open! 7-21 •Jim Lee @ BlizzCon – Official 7-20 •Scans of Wow Comic Sampler# 0 Cover 7-19 •Wow Comic @ San Diego Comic Con? 7-13 Short and straight to the liver. Jim Lee will make a public appearance at BlizzCon… Continue reading Wow Comic Book Update - Jim Lee @ BlizzCon

Wow Comic Book - Wildstorm / DC Comics

Few days ago I reported sighting of a suspicious entry at the San Diego Comic Con 2007 schedule, which listed Jim Lee, Chris Metzen and Mickey Nielson for Friday, July 27 from 3:30-4:30pm.  What can a veteran comic book artist and a Warcraft lore (Creative Director) have in common at such event? To those who… Continue reading Wow Comic Book - Wildstorm / DC Comics

World of Warcraft Comic Book @ San Diego Comic Con?

The schedule for San Diego Comic Con 2007 has been released, and by the looks of it there will be a World of Warcraft comic book to be shown there.  This is mere interpretation. So I will tag this as rumor until we get a clarification.  Don’t hold your breath however.  I have known for… Continue reading World of Warcraft Comic Book @ San Diego Comic Con?

Wow: Tides of Darkness Plot Confirmed

On our follow up to plan a Public Q&A with Aaron Rosenberg, he confirmed the new novel is a novelization of the RTS Game: Warcraft 2: Tides of Darkness. The book front cover was painted by Blizzard Entertainment’s artist: Glenn Rane.  The same artist who painted the front cover of Cycle of Hatred, Rise of… Continue reading Wow: Tides of Darkness Plot Confirmed

Richard A. Knaak Q&A Transcript:  War of the Ancients & Warcraft Manga

Here we have for all fans that didn’t make it to the Q&A event and for fan sites wishing to host locally the Q&A, you are free to host it as a way to support Richard A. Knaak and Blizzard’s projects: – War of the Ancients: Demon Soul pocketbook– Warcraft Manga: The Sunwell Trilogy Read… Continue reading Richard A. Knaak Q&A Transcript:  War of the Ancients & Warcraft Manga