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New areas in ‘World of Warcraft: Catacysm’ a disappointment? Press author comments

by University of Michigan Press August 11, 2010

The University of Michigan Press has been running a series of blog entries about the online world game World of Warcraft and its new “Cataclysm” expansion/update, which is due to launch later this year, brought you to by the new book My Life as a Night Elf Priest, by Bonnie Nardi. Here Nardi tackles the new areas for players to slowly build their new characters in the Horde faction from levels 15-22, which transform with the release of the expansion. These descriptions are based on the beta test of the newly changed areas. For previous blog entries in this series […]

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‘World of Warcraft: Cataclysm’ – new landscapes, leaders, and gaps in logic

by University of Michigan Press July 20, 2010

This is the latest in a series of blog posts regarding the upcoming “Cataclysm” update/expansion pack for the online game World of Warcraft. It is based on the beta tests under way now and brought to you by the new book My Life as a Night Elf Priest: An Anthropologist’s Account of World of Warcraft, by Bonnie Nardi, available now from The University of Michigan Press. Previous blog entries dealt with the new worgen starting area, the new goblin starting area, and Blizzard Entertainment’s aborted attempt to require real life first and last names from the millions of posters on […]

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