Sunday, August 26, 2012
"This week, Blizzard tightened up its procedures to ensure compliance with these laws, and players connecting from the affected nations are restricted from access to Blizzard games and services.
"This also prevents us from providing any refunds, credits, transfers, or other service options to accounts in these countries."
World of Warcraft was not available legitimately in the region to begin with, but scores of Iranians access the game through virtual private networks.
Guild Wars, RuneScape, Second Life, Dofus, Evony and Entropia Universe are among the other games unavailable in Iran due to the US sanctions.