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Felmyst WoW Private Server Server Shutdown By Blizzard

April of last year, one of the most prominent private servers running World of Warcraft, Nostalrius, was shutdown by Blizzard, which caused quite the outcry. That was not the only private…

WoW The Burning Crusade

Felmyst, A Burning Crusade Private Server, Launches Open Beta

With the famous World of Warcraft private ‘Vanilla’ server Nostalrius covered in extensive detail here at TechRaptor, it seems only fitting that The Burning Crusade (BC) Felmyst server receives some attention too,…

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Legacy World of Warcraft Server Nostalrius Retracts Source Code

With the shutdown of the Legacy World of Warcraft project Nostalrius last year, and the subsequent discussion between Blizzard and the Nostalrius admins, hopes were high that official Legacy World of Warcraft servers…

World of Warcraft

Nostalrius Team To Release Vanillla WoW Server Source Code

Back in October, the team behind the Nostalrius vanilla World of Warcraft private server promised to bring back the popular server if Blizzard didn’t announce an official vanilla server at this…

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Nostalrius Admins Teasing Relaunch of Vanilla WoW Server

Fans of the “good ol’ days” of World of Warcraft may soon see news of classic servers, even if it is not through official (or legal) means. Earlier this year,…

World of Warcraft Classic

Vanilla World Of Warcraft Private Server Releases Update

Nostalrius Begins, a private World of Warcraft server that was recently thrust into the limelight due to Blizzard Entertainment shutting them down, has released a new statement on their official website.  In this…

World of Warcraft Classic

[Updated] Petition for Legacy World of Warcraft Servers Passes 230k

Update: As of 11:30 AM EST on April 26th, 2016 – the petition for Legacy World of Warcraft servers has now reached over 235,000 signatures. Original Article: World of Warcraft,…

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Prominent World of Warcraft Vanilla Server Shut Down By Blizzard

Private servers have been a part of MMO culture for as long as the genre exists, and they have been a particularly stinging thorn in the side of the developers…