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How to reach ilvl 710 to get your #FriendshipMoose You’ve probably heard about #FriendshipMoose (see FriendshipMoose.com, AKA the best domain name ever, for full details). If you haven’t, it’s a group gathering players from across World of Warcraft to gear up for and run Heroic Archimonde in order to get their own Grove Warden mount. However, to tackle Archimonde — runs which, for most factions and regions, will...

What to expect from a WoW expansion announcement With the next World of Warcraft expansion being announced soon, it felt like a good time to take a look back at previous expansion announcements so we can know what to expect. However, this will be the first expansion that hasn’t been announced at BlizzCon, so things might go a little differently than they have...




Garrison bodyguards 101 I admit, I spent a long time thinking the bodyguards you could get from your garrison’s Barracks were stupid, even useless. I’d take Defender Illona out with me, thinking a tank-type character would be useful for keeping my squishy, leather-wearing self safe. And it did: Illona’s great at pulling and holding aggro. Unfortunately, without a...

Get started with Timewalking in WoW It’s Timewalking time! This bonus event offers some great rewards, so when a Timewalking weekend rolls around you’ll want to participate. You can pick up: Cache of Nightmarish Treasures, with gear scaled based on your progress in Emerald Nightmare Seal of Broken Fate for Emerald Nightmare (and eventually Nighthold) bonus rolls Accolade of Victory, which awards 100...

Answering your Shipyard and Tanaan Jungle questions Patch 6.2 brought a lot of new content to World of Warcraft, and where there’s new content, there’s room for confusion. So instead of a new WoW Rookie guide this week we’ve taken your questions about your garrison’s shipyard and Tanaan Jungle content. Not quite sure how to make your shipyard go (or why you...

How to get Draenor Pathfinder to fly in Draenor Looking forward to flying over Draenor? Then first you'll have to get the Draenor Pathfinder achievement. We'll walk you through the steps.




How to gain reputation with Tanaan Jungle factions If you're looking to grind up to revered with Tanaan Jungle's new factions in order to get flying, here's what you need to know.

How to get around in World of Warcraft World of Warcraft is a sizable place, and as its grown over the years navigating from place to place has become increasingly convoluted. How do you get to Dalaran from your capitol city? How do you get to classic, Burning Crusade-era Outland? How do you get to Theramore… but, you know, not the crater Theramore has become today? What’s the easiest way to get to Pandaria?



How to get started with gold-making in World of Warcraft There’s no two ways about it: getting ahead in WoW costs serious coin, which can be tricky to gather, especially if you’re just getting started. We'll help you out, whether you're level 1 or level 100.

Patch 6.2 PTR
What you need to know about patches, datamining, and the PTR If you haven't been an active WoW player during a patch cycle in the past, you might be a little lost at all the buzz around the recent release of patch 6.2 on the game's public test realms. We'll walk you through what you need to know.

How to use the WoW Token to trade gametime for gold Though it remains against WoW's terms of service to buy gold for cash through third-party sales sites, you can now buy gold directly from Blizzard via the WoW Token.

How to use the premade group finder in WoW You might think you know everything there is to know about World of Warcraft's group finder, but Warlords of Draenor introduced a new aspect of group finder — and you might not realized just how useful it can be. So today we're talking about the group finder's premade groups setting and just what it can do for you.

How to solo raids and dungeons in WoW With all of the content Warlords of Draenor has to offer, you might wonder why you'd go back to revisit old content in earlier dungeons or raids. However, there are plenty of reasons to go solo.

How to get the S.E.L.F.I.E. Camera and take great photos Even if you’ve left World of Warcraft behind, you can’t have missed the selfie craze that’s been sweeping through Azeroth. But if you’ve been out of the game or just haven’t been following the latest news, the selfie camera — that is to say the S.E.L.F.I.E. Camera — is surprisingly easy to miss. Let’s take a look...

What to do at level 100 The path from level 1 to level 100 is pretty clearly laid out before you: kill things, gain experience, level up, repeat. However, once you hit level 100 what you do next is really up to you — which can leave new 100s at a bit of a loss.

How to collect heirlooms in World of Warcraft On the long road from level 1 to level 100, heirlooms can speed up the process significantly... and help you spend less time hunting for gear and more time playing the game. Who wouldn't want that?