As someone who often beats dead horses and jokes into the ground, you’d think I’d be cool with Blizzard using Chuck Norris to promote World of Warcraft the same way they did with Ozzy Osbourne, Mr. T and William Shatner.

However, not only is their latest commercial not funny, it’s not even relevant.

You may notice the commercial states that there are 10 million people in the World of Warcraft.  Well, that’s not because Chuck Norris allows them to be there, that’s because nearly two million have left to play other games… or possibly go outside.

Anyway, if you’re so inclined, watch it anyway:

Yep.

If you want to come along and remember when World of Warcraft was still cool, check out the Mr. T Night Elf Mohawk commercials, they’re still hilarious:

For more on the subject, check out our article on why World of Warcraft no longer holds any appeal even though they are in no danger of losing profits.