Hey, y’all! Time for another Weekly Roundup with the whole gang present. We tackle online passes, the week’s news and more in what’s turned out to be our longest show yet (oops). More notes below the player. Download the file here. Topics this week: Star Wars Day – May the …

Blizzard’s sales of the Moonkin Hatchling pet for World of Warcraft resulted in an $800,000 donation to the Make-A-Wish Foundation, according to a press release from yesterday. That number is only 50 percent of the total sales for the pet during November and December last year, so I’ve gotta say …

Thanks to the sale of a special in-game pet, the Pandaren Monk, for award-winning, massively multiplayer online role-playing game, World of Warcraft, The Make-A-Wish Foundation was able to announce today that they received a $1.1 million donation from Blizzard Entertainment. Yesterday, Blizzard made the presentation during a special ceremony at …

Blizzard is trying out the world of microtransactions, but like most things they work on, they aren’t doing it small. On the WoW.com forums, Nethaera posted details about the brand new Pet Store for World of Warcraft. The Pet Store gives players a place to purchase with real money, in-game …

Star Wars fans and fans of Might Muggs have a unique chance to give to a good cause with The Empire Muggs Back. Lucasfilm asked artists, comic book creators, toy designers, and celebrity fans to get out their markers, paint brushes and glue guns (wonder if anyone used the bedazzler) …