Wow Short Stories

Catch up on lore with our guide to Warcraft in print Since the release of Warcraft: Orcs & Humans back in 1994, Blizzard has been building a massive universe around the world of Azeroth. That’s 22 years of story to catch up on — and 22 years worth of novels, short stories, comics, and other reading material. Where exactly do you begin, if you want to...

New WoW short story Dark Mirror provides insight into Nathanos and Sylvanas A new World of Warcraft short story has just been released, featuring everyone’s favorite Dark Lady and her steadfast loyal Champion. In Dark Mirror, Nathanos Blightcaller recounts memories of his life before and after the Scourge invasion, and memories of Ranger-General Sylvanas Windrunner, while awaiting a mysterious Val’kyr ritual to make him stronger at the...




Warcraft in Print
Catch up on lore with our guide to Warcraft in print Since the release of Warcraft: Orcs & Humans back in 1994, Blizzard has been building a massive universe around the world of Azeroth. That’s 22 years of story to catch up on — and 22 years worth of novels, short stories, comics, and other reading material. Where exactly do you begin, if you want to...

Know Your Lore: World of Warcraft 2016 story in review 2017 is nearly upon us — but before we leap into the new year, let’s take a look at 2016. It was an eventful year for lore in World of Warcraft, with the successful launch of Legion and a pile of new story to play through and experience. And 2016 saw the launch of Overwatch,...

Know Your Lore: Recommended reading for Legion The Warcraft universe and its lore is pretty vast and expansive. Let’s face it, we’re looking at twenty years worth of games and written lore here, which is a crazy amount for any one person to process. There’s also been a lot of novels, graphic novels, short stories and comics released over the years as...

Role Play: When lore breaks roleplay The title of this column might seem a little odd to some. After all, it’s pretty common to find instances of when roleplay breaks lore — as in someone decided to go against known lore to add their own spin on their character. But even though it’s rarer to find, sometimes you’ll run into the...




Know Your Lore: Warlords lore in review It’s the end of 2015 and the beginning of 2016 — and around this time is when I like to take a few steps back and look at the broader spectrum of lore we saw in the year prior. What worked? What didn’t work? What do we want to see out of 2016? It’s a...