Do you think World of Warcraft could work on an iPad

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#1 Posted by christ0phe (1035 posts) -

I've barely played WoW, but I'm just wondering if anybody thinks a iPad version would be a viable way to play.  Imagine how much more time people could sink into WoW if they could bring it with them on a bus, or subway.  Also, I wonder if blizzard could make a tie in game for iPhone and iPods that maybe earns you gold or something to bring into the full game.

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#5 Posted by MariachiMacabre (7097 posts) -

Ye...not a chance.

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#6 Posted by shinigami420 (647 posts) -
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#7 Posted by Guided_By_Tigers (8020 posts) -

It works on the famicom

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#8 Posted by FritzDude (2316 posts) -

Only with faceroll classes.

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#9 Posted by Adziboy (726 posts) -

No joke, I'd buy an iPad if I could. 

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#10 Posted by Video_Game_King (36564 posts) -


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#12 Posted by Badhands (411 posts) -

Maybe for like super casual players but no way in hell you could raid with one.

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#13 Edited by PenguinDust (12994 posts) -

Yes but you need to run it through a streaming service like OnLive or a remote desktop.   

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#14 Posted by PerryVandell (2219 posts) -

I suppose it's possible, but I wouldn't ever play it. To be fair, I don't play WoW anyway.

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#15 Posted by UlquioKani (1372 posts) -

Yes, but it probably wouldn't want to fun. Like the Wii and Ds, the best games on the platform are the ones developed for it because of the unique control scheme.

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#16 Posted by ajamafalous (13397 posts) -

Not for any level of serious play.

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#17 Posted by Branthog (5777 posts) -

Probably, but I'd rather they put a GOOD MMO on the iPad. I'd totally buy one, then.

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#18 Posted by christ0phe (1035 posts) -
@EvilTwin: I mean, you pretty much just click to kill the enemy on PC
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#19 Posted by Jasta (2246 posts) -

It would work, but you couldn't play it to save yourself.

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#20 Edited by EvilTwin (3316 posts) -
@christ0phe said:

@EvilTwin: I mean, you pretty much just click to kill the enemy on PC

I guess the same thing could be said of any game really. "Just push A to kill." 
I'm just raging against the idea of games getting touch controls shoehorned into them because of the popularity of iPhones and iPads.
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#21 Posted by DonPixel (2833 posts) -

@christ0phe: hehe... no

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