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How long after the last expansion do you think Blizz will keep the servers up?

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3 years ago#1
I figured they would just keep it going until everyone quits or it becomes unprofitable. Or maybe it'll go F2P after enough guilds/people have cleared the final raid?
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3 years ago#2
As long as they are still making money. /topic
3 years ago#3
thelastmohigan posted...
As long as they are still making money. /topic


Well, wouldn't they consider shutting them down to focus all of their resources on new games?
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3 years ago#4
I don't think Blizz is going to stop making expansions as long as WoW is making money.
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3 years ago#5
I thought I had read they were planning on stopping expansions at level 100, or maybe they're just stopping levels at 100. I don't know what to think anymore D:
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3 years ago#6
TheGreatCheeze posted...
I thought I had read they were planning on stopping expansions at level 100, or maybe they're just stopping levels at 100. I don't know what to think anymore D:


You didn't. You read some chump saying that "blizzard said that."

The only thing they've said re: level 100 is that they have no plans of stopping there.
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3 years ago#7
thelastmohigan posted...
As long as they are still making money. /topic


Good argument, but not as solid as everyone thinks.

Look at the Diablo 2 servers, LoD was released mid-2001, 11 1/5 years ago, and they are still going pretty strong, at quite a large loss I imagine. Granted, the money from WoW is probably the backbone for all Blizzard servers, but still, I imagine WoW will still be regularly updated for at least another 10 years, if not quite a bit longer. Long sentence!

I know I'll be happy to play WoW for a good 10+ years.
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3 years ago#8
It's an MMO. Once new content stops being released, it will die on it's own. This isn't the same as Diablo 2; completely different games. Comparing them just shows a lack of intelligence.
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3 years ago#9
TheGreatCheeze posted...
I thought I had read they were planning on stopping expansions at level 100, or maybe they're just stopping levels at 100. I don't know what to think anymore D:


They did say that once, but they've more recently said that 100 was "just another number".
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3 years ago#10
Yeah, when we're listening to lvl200 ETC at the Darkmoon Amusement park on Argus, we'll look back on this and go,
"You know, I wish WoW would go F2P, the $15 a month is really eating into my Social Security check."
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