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Blizzard Entertainment announced today that World of Warcraft has reached 11.5 million subscribers, meaning Azeroth has surpassed the great state of Ohio's population. Clearly people were clamoring to see the Lich King's wrath, as the game's second expansion sold 2.8 million copies in 24 hours, and went on to sell over 4 million copies in its first month.

Blizzard also stated it's currently hiring more staff to keep pace with the game. With all the layoffs going around the industry, hopefully some folks can find a relatively stable job over at Blizzard's compound -- we hear it's made of gold and diamonds.
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I'd pay big money to see every one of those 11.5 million to go LARPing and see who comes out on top.
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I can't believe some of my friends that still play this game. This is one of the most boring, repetitive end-game MMORPG's I have every experienced.
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I can't believe some of my friends that still play this game. This is one of the most boring, repetitive end-game MMORPG's I have every experienced.
agreed - but I was trying to avoid that.......... episode.
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Its so boring though... the gear is basically free, and the dungeons are super easy. I'm going to go back to making my LFS box.
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What is LARPing? And LFS? Apparently this isn't a thread for me lol.
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What is LARPing? And LFS? Apparently this isn't a thread for me lol.
LARPing is Live Action Roleplaying, and LFS is Linux From Scratch.
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The day it reaches 15 million subscribers is the day I quit.

I hope.
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Im gonna bet that only 7 million of 11 million accounts is active and rest are chinese gold farmers
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What is LARPing? And LFS? Apparently this isn't a thread for me lol.

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Or this

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