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Blizzard: New MMOG "Significantly Different" from WoW

Blizzard COO Says New MMO ‘Significantly Different’ From Warcraft on Wired.com hears once again from Paul Sams COO of Blizzard, who answered questions about various topics at BlizzCon. The conversation covers several projects, but highlights Sams' comments about Blizzard's mysterious other MMORPG, saying it will be different enough from World of Warcraft that it probably won't cannibalize a lot of the WoW user-base: "I think the (new MMO) is going to be significantly differentiated enough," he says. "Such that, you’re not going to feel like they’re one and the same resulting in that you have to pick or choose." Of course if it comes to that, they will live with it, as he also says: "If the bad thing that happens to us is that they leave WoW and go to this other thing of Blizzard’s, then we’ll work through that pain."

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12. Re: Blizzard: New MMOG Sep 2, 2009, 01:25 Zyrxil
 
What do they expect? People to pay for 2 at once? GTFO Blizzard. You made a great MMO no doubt. But there's no way people will pay for 2 at the same time. That's just lunacy.

Huh? What about the people that don't currently play WoW? That's obviously the market they are shooting for with a game that doesn't play like WoW.
 
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