Posts Tagged ‘Blizzard Entertainment’

Blizzard Entertainment today announced the launch of StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm, an expansion to the popular RTS game. “Players can now purchase Heart of the Swarm in retail stores throughout the U.S., Canada, Europe, Russia, South Korea, Australia, […] Continue Reading »

 

We reported yesterday on the possibility of Linux gamers being banned for playing Diablo III via Wine. Blizzard has since responded and it appears that the bans are very isolated. While they don’t state it outright, the ban claims were […] Continue Reading »

 

Wow, a little over six years, you say? Six-and-a-half-flipping years of developing Diablo III. Crikey. That’s a long time to do anything. And it’s here and, well, what about Diablo III took so long to make? It sure as hell […] Continue Reading »

 

Blizzard Entertainment today announced that in the first 24 hours after Diablo III’s release, more than 3.5 million copies were sold. That number doesn’t include the 1.2 million who received the game after signing up for the World of Warcraft […] Continue Reading »

 

Blizzard Entertainment today announced that Diablo III has been shipped and is now available in retail stores. “Diablo III continues the epic Diablo storyline, with players taking on the role of one of five heroic characters – barbarian, witch doctor, […] Continue Reading »

 

Blizzard Entertainment and Valve today announced an agreement over the use of DOTA trademarks in which Valve will continue to use DOTA and DOTA 2 commercially and Blizzard will use DOTA non-commercially in Warcraft III and Starcraft II. The terms […] Continue Reading »

 

Blizzard Entertainment today announced that Diablo III will launch on May 15th. In addition, pre-ordering on Battle.net has begun. “Starting that day, gamers with a thirst for fast-paced action and adventure will be able to purchase Diablo III at retailers […] Continue Reading »

 

Blizzard Entertainment today announced World of Warcraft: Mists of Pandaria, a new expansion in the immensely popular MMORPG series. "Unveiled to a sold-out crowd at the company’s BlizzCon® gaming festival, World of Warcraft: Mists of Pandaria™ lifts the fog of […] Continue Reading »

 

Blizzard Entertainment today announced that Diablo III will not be released this year and has set a new release target of early 2012. "With every game we make, the temptation is always very strong to launch as soon as possible. […] Continue Reading »

 

A new "Diablo III" gameplay video highlighting the followers system surfaced today, giving viewers more of a look at the upcoming next installment in the RPG series by Blizzard Entertainment. This is apparently a leaked video. From the video it […] Continue Reading »

 

Today is of course the launch date for the "Cataclysm" expansion for "World of Warcraft", which adds a variety of new content to the popular MMORPG. "In World of Warcraft: Cataclysm, the corrupted Dragon Aspect Deathwing has returned, and the […] Continue Reading »

 

Blizzard Entertainment today announced events for the launch of "World of Warcraft: Cataclysm" on December 6. "Starting on the night of December 6, key retail partners in the US, Canada, France, Germany, Russia, Sweden, the Netherlands, Spain, the UK, and […] Continue Reading »

 

Blizzard Entertainment today announced that "Starcraft II: Wings of Liberty" has been shipped and is on sale in North America, Europe, South Korea, Australia, New Zealand, Russia, Brazil, Chile, Argentina, Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, the Philippines, and the regions of […] Continue Reading »

 

Blizzard Entertainment today announced that "StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty" will be released on July 27. "Players will also be able to purchase StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty directly from Blizzard Entertainment shortly after the retail launch. "We've been looking […] Continue Reading »

 

Ars Technica toured Blizzard Entertainment and posted several photos of the offices and campus. "To put it mildly: we weren't disappointed. The Blizzard campus is a magical place, completely covered with the culture of the company and the art of […] Continue Reading »