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We've heard about various ways to play WoW through your phone (of the smart/mobile variety, there's no mods for the regular kind... yet), but this player is taking it to the next level. Redditor reallybadpennystocks has taken his mobile gaming habits to the next level, as he's only leveling in WoW Classic using his phone. Seeing as how we can now log in to WoW using our phone number, this was the obvious next step. He's playing from over 100 miles away, on a different phone network and he's already at least level 17!

He's using Steam link (Android, Iphone) to make all of this happen, and if you're really interested in the process itself, he's written up a guide in the reddit post itself, which is very helpful as there are some port shenanigans to deal with. And, obviously, if you do try it out, keep in mind it will eat through your data pretty fast, so get yourself to some wifi.

It's quite an interesting mix of old and new, with a 2004 game coming to mobile. At the very least, maybe players can hang out in the queues while coming home and be ready to immediately jump in once they're back at their PC!

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I actually tried this several times on some games. Totally forgot about adding games to Steam library part, but that was fun (totally unfeasible for multiplayer though).

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While legally it may be against ToS, Blizzard's goal was never to ban everything that's against it, but to ban the evil softwares that crap the gameplay. For me this doesn't looks like one - I don't think any action will be taken as long as people won't try raiding on their cell phones.
Besides that Steam Link is developed by a legit company and technically the client still runs on your Mac/Windows PC, so it would be difficult to filter out players using it.

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Just watching that and seeing the set up of the screen made me cringe.  I just don't like it and it seems too clustered and annoying to work with to my liking.

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