craenor writes "Perhaps the most anticipated entry into the increasingly crowded PC MMORPG market, Blizzard's World of Warcraft, has just reached the live Beta stage, for those select players lucky enough to be picked. In a distinct change from the existing trend in Beta tests, they are not going to require NDAs for participating players, and everyone will have read access to the official Beta forums while testing takes place."
The WoW site includes a basic game FAQ
for beginners, and BitTorrent is now live as Blizzard's Beta distribution method of choice, as the mentioned earlier
on Slashdot Games