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Activision Blizzard latest earning call revealed that World of Warcraft lost another 300,000 subscribers last quarter, following the loss of 600k subscribers announced last quarter.
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all things come to an end. Maybe they can make a better MMO to replace it?
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Best make that 300001. Yeah it was inevitable really, it's drying up and the new content just isn't enough to hold people.

I think people have left to have a break before trying SWTOR perhaps too.

Personally I just got fed up of re-rolling, boring dailies and fail raiding.

They'll bring out something new to replace it eventually. And you never know, they might do something amazing with it, bring it back to the glory days.
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all things come to an end. Maybe they can make a better MMO to replace it?
I would rather Blizzard not, that's all Blizzard is doing is milking every product they have/released.
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I would rather Blizzard not, that's all Blizzard is doing is milking every product they have/released.
Milking every product? Lol? They release game like once every 10 years, i dont see how can you put them in the same class at cod where they release 1 cod every year. Now thats milking
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all things come to an end. Maybe they can make a better MMO to replace it?
Project "Titan".

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I would rather Blizzard not, that's all Blizzard is doing is milking every product they have/released.
Instead of /played Titan will have /paid
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It's a shame. Good concept. I enjoyed myself but I burned out during Burning Crusades.It just became more of a job to me than an actual game to have fun in.
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+1

although there's still gametime on my account, I stopped playing it. The game has become so boring really, I can't dedicate myself playing as much as I used to do during vanilla or tbc times.

Have my hopes up for SWTOR, and enjoy playing non-MMO's for the time being
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Honestly, the reason I stopped playing - it's too easy to get into the whole end-game scene.

It was full of useless players that were geared but had no idea what to do and refused to listen to any tactics or advice the others players would give them - they are catering to the casuals too much which just make the more experienced players lose interest with all the pre-diluted content that is released.

Even on the forums/mmo-champion there are players moaning about how they want the Raiding gear but don't want to raid. These are the people Blizzard are catering for, the players who want everything handed to them on a platter.

That and the PvP balance was abysmal, nothing more rage inducing losing to an undergeared, underskilled, keyboard-turner just because he manages to turn round before you can burst him down and hit his 2/3 button 'I WIN' combo.

I personally enjoyed the levelling experience, now it's all just too fast so they can pump out the end game content.
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my friend is still MIA during the day due to sleep from being up on wow for days on end still
 
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