Monthly Archive: July 2013

A Look at World of Warcraft Subscription Numbers


As many of you have probably heard by now, when Activision-Blizzard announced it bought itself back from Vivendi they slipped in their latest subscriber numbers for World of Warcraft: 7.7 million subscribers at the end of Q2 2013. I wasn’t initially going to weigh in on it, I mean it’s not exactly within my purview …

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You Could Win a Free Copy of the World of Warcraft Gold Strategy Guide


I am pleased to announce that my publisher, Packt, is giving away a free copy of my book, the World of Warcraft Gold Strategy Guide, to two of my readers. Details on how you can win a copy are below. Overview of World of Warcraft Gold Strategy Guide

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Sneak Peek at TradeSkillMaster 2.0


So, a little while ago Sapu, lead developer of TradeSkillMaster, gave various members of the gold making community (bloggers, podcasters, etc.) early access to a (alpha? beta?) version of TradeSkillMaster 2.0. When TSM 2.0 is ready for release I plan on having a full guide on TradeSkillMaster 2.0 completed, but for now let’s just take …

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Community Blog Topic: Is Leveling Too Easy?


This blog post is in response to this week’s community topic on WoW Insider, Is Leveling Too Easy? Regular readers will remember several times in the past I have mentioned that I hate levelling characters. Let’s take a look at my current roster shall we? Now for me, this is absolutely excellent. I mean I …

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Is Blizzard Planning to Move to Free to Play?

Yes, I know I’m a bit late on this, but I’ve been busy this past week, so sue me. “Recently” (putting quotes around that because what’s recent really depends on who you ask), an item was data mined from the PTR that caused a bit of a ruckus among the World of Warcraft community. The …

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20 Days of Gold Making: Day 12–What was your Biggest “Oops” Moment

This is an easy one. My biggest mistake hurt, a lot, and I’m still clinging on to the remains of it so I get reminded periodically of my number one biggest mistake in my gold making history. Long time readers (and those with good memory) may remember back in June of 2012 I talked about …

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