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Top 5 Upcoming Releases for September

The gaming drought is coming to an end and soon will come a flood of triple A video games all expecting to cash in on the Holidays. But you don’t have money for them all, so I’ve narrowed it down to the top five games coming this September. Continue reading Top 5 Upcoming Releases for September

BlizzCon 09 Wrap up

Sorry our gaming blog hadn’t started a week earlier, then we could have given you guys up to the minute updates on what went down at BlizzCon. Oh well, I’ll wrap it up and put a bow on it for you.

To no ones surprise, the Worgen (Alliance) and Goblin (Horde) races were announced for World of Warcraft’s third expansion Cataclysm.

Some of the new features of World of Warcraft: Cataclysm include: Taken straight from the official FAQ for the expansion

  • Level Cap Increased to 85: Earn new abilities, tap into new talents, and progress through the path system, a new way for players to improve characters.
  • Classic Zones Remade: Familiar zones across the original continents of Kalimdor and the Eastern Kingdoms have been altered forever and updated with new content, from the devastated Badlands to the broken Barrens, which has been sundered in two.
  • New High-Level Zones: Explore newly opened parts of the world, including Uldum, Grim Batol, and the great Sunken City of Vashj’ir beneath the sea.
  • More Raid Content than Ever Before: Enjoy more high-level raid content than previous expansions, with optional more challenging versions of all encounters.
  • New Race and Class Combinations: Explore Azeroth as a gnome priest, blood elf warrior, or one of the other never-before-available race and class combinations.
  • Guild Advancement: Progress as a guild to earn guild levels and guild achievements.
  • New PvP Zone & Rated Battlegrounds: Take on PvP objectives and daily quests on Tol Barad Island, a new Wintergrasp-like zone, and wage war in all-new rated Battlegrounds.
  • Archaeology: Master a new secondary profession to unearth valuable artifacts and earn unique rewards.
  • Flying Mounts in Azeroth: Explore Kalimdor and the Eastern Kingdoms like never before.

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