Old WoW server will go under the hammer - Cell phones
Blizzard has announced that it plans to sell under the hammer two thousand old blade servers World of Warcraft, says Eurogamer. All profits from the auction will go to benefit the children's cancer hospital St. Jude in Memphis (St. Jude Children's Research Hospital). The auction will be held on eBay from 17 October to 14 November. It will be sold on a blade server Hewlett-Packard ProLiant used after the project has started in 2004 and went out of use after the system upgrade. As reported in a special section of eBay, dedicated to the auction, it will take place in several rounds. The online RPG World of Warcraft from Blizzard came out in late fall of 2004. To date, developers have created three global additions to the game: the Burning Crusade (released in 2007), Wrath of the Lich King (2008) and Cataclysm (2010). In the fall of 2011, Blizzard announced that by 2014 it is going to release two more additions, but detailed information about them has not been disclosed. World of Warcraft is the most popular MMORPG in the world. By June 2011 it signed up more than 11 million people. In the same month, Blizzard announced that the game will now shareware..