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The Unbelievable World of Warcraft

More facts and figures than you can throw a hunter at…

UPDATE: Link updated to the original at

  • 20,000 servers? WOW!

  • Very interesting! Thanks for sharing (I had no idea the number of subscribers in Asia was so high!)

    Or the cost per day in upkeep…

    Or… practically everything on that page 🙂

  • I didn’t go through all the sources, but to my knowledge Blizzard hasn’t released a breakdown of their player’s location in several years. To my knowledge, the only break down was released during Vanilla. If that is still the case it is not certain you can claim that 48% of accounts are based in Asia when the prime growth years of WoW have had heavy marketing in the United States and Europe. I’d be greatly surprised to hear the chart depicted was still the case now.