World of Warcraft Plans Upgrade to Fix Performance Woes
World of Warcraft says it is planning to upgrade its authentication servers to address performance problems that have plagued the popular online game in recent weeks. With more than 6 million subscribers, World of Warcraft has been struggling with login problems since the game's authentication system crashed on April 7.
Many World of Warcraft users welcomed the announcement of impending upgrades, expressing relief that Blizzard was taking steps to address the login problems. Others noted that the upgrade had only been announced and not implemented, and were skeptical that improvements were imminent.