29 Jan 2006, 03:14

Take the Goldshire exit to Stormwind. Go 0.5 mi

Behold, the nerdiest use of the Google Maps API yet: a Google Map-ized view of the World of Warcraft. Impressive. But I don’t think it will really be complete until I can get turn by turn directions from Lakeshire to the Swamp of Sorrows, or search for trade good vendors near a specific zip code. Does Azeroth even have zip codes? They should probably get on that. One thing I hadn’t realized before was how completely ugly Azeroth looks from the air. It’s like a patchwork quilt made by someone’s colorblind grandmother.