Warcraft: From 1994 to WoW Wrath of the Lich King - game classics in series
Since 1994 Azeroth seems to be a popular travel destination for innumerable PC gamers. Far more than 10 million people are playing Blizzard's Warcraft games.
World of Warcraft, 2004 (picture: mobygames.com). Warcraft goes MMORPG. Transferring the series to the roll-playing genre brought Blizzard a worldwide success.
If you sum up the people playing Warcraft, its successors and the MMORPG World of Warcraft, you get far more than 10 million players for Blizzard's series. The whole affair began in 1994 with - for that time - an amazing real-time strategy title that evolved over the years into one of the most popular role-playing games ever. Even big newspapers reported about the incredible success of the series. Thus we want to take you on a tour through the history of the Warcraft games.
What's your favorite Warcraft game? Do you prefer real-time strategy or do you solve quest with friends in Blizzard's MMORPG?