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Blizzard Sees The Light On Real ID

Yay! Oh, but I do miss my old Gnome. BUT I MUST NEVER PLAY AGAIN. NEVER

Hmm. Not exactly an objective headline that, is it? Well, it’s not like I was ever pretending I thought the mandatory use of real names on Blizzard’s forums was anything other than a ridiculously stupid idea. After assorted debate and malice (which included people searching for and sharing personal details of various Activision/Blizzard staff – including Bobby Kotick), Blizzard have backed down. Well done and thanks for listening, chaps. It’s good to know the distant god still listens to its tiny people’s prayers.
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