What does WOW stand for?

World of Warcraft

WOW is an acronym that refers to World of Warcraft, the popular MMORPG developed by Blizzard Entertainment. It also commonly appears as "WoW" instead of WOW.

WoW was first released in 2004 and over 100 million accounts have been created since its release. There are a number of expansion sets that have been created for WOW, which includes Burning Crusade (BC), Wrath of the Lich King (WOTLK), Cataclysm (cata), Mists of Pandaria (MOP), Warlords of Draenor (WOD), and Legion.


"Do you play WoW?
Do you do anything else in life?"
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Last Updated: September 13, 2017

WoW definition

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