Thanks to Classic WoW the number of subscriptions World of Warcraft has increased dramatically.
Almost a month ago Blizzard released a classic version of its legendary MMORPG World of Warcraft. Players enthusiastically welcomed WoW Classic, sozdavat at the start of the project an unprecedented strain on servers and thousands queue to enter the game.
As the report portal Superdata, the number of subscriptions to World of Warcraft in August grew by 223% compared to July, which allowed the game to take the third place for revenue in August among all PC projects. Analysts say that the lion’s share of incomes was formed by former users who decided to nostalgia and back in the game thirteen years ago.
On the other hand, WoW Classic was unable to beat the record of last year, when it released the massive update to Battle for Azeroth. However, Blizzard is probably happy with the result.
Foreign journalists have noted a few fun facts associated with World of Warcraft Classic. For example, in the first days after release on specialized sites has tripled the number of requests for adult content with tag Warcraft. Being in long queues on the game servers, gamers entertained themselves any way they can.