- For the 2016 film based on the video games, see Warcraft (film).
is a franchise of video games, novels, and other media created by Blizzard Entertainment. The series is made up of five core games: , Warcraft II: Tides of Darkness
, Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos
, World of Warcraft
, and . The first three of these core games are in the real-time strategy genre, where opposing players command virtual armies in battle against each other or a computer-controlled enemy. The fourth and best-selling title of the franchise is a massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG), where players control their character and interact with each other in a virtual world. The most recent title is Hearthstone
, a digital collectible card game.