A lot of talk has been swirling around the MMO-niverse over the past week with Blizzard’s legal action to close a private World of Warcraft server. As a result, many are clamoring for “official” vanilla WoW servers by way of online petitions, discussions on forums and editorials by games media. Fans of vanilla WoW wish to return to what they believe is the ‘best of’ the game while Blizzard prefers to progress WoW in its current state. Neither side can be said to be wrong, but the debate continues as it has for over ten years: Should classic servers be part of Battle.Net?
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