"World of Warcraft" is a massively multiplayer online game in which everyone can play and interact at the same time. It counts more than 9 million players.
The Blizzard Entertainment game was released at the end of 2004 and is still collecting victims.
Warcraft veterans might notice that they have lost all sense of reality and that the illustration in today's column is a gnome warlock taken from a wallpaper image.
The game was the subject of an episode of Comedy Central's "South Park." Titled "Make Love, not Warcraft," it aired in 2006 and can be seen on South Park's site.
Here's a clip. As with anything "South Park," it is rated a capital "M."