Above: Jack Black and Kyle Gass are Tenacious D
Blizzard Entertainment has just announced that Tenacious D, aka the ‘greatest band on Earth,’ will be performing at BlizzCon 2010 on October 23 at the Anaheim Convention Center…
Above: A source from Blizzard China may have leaked a document detailing the company's plans for the next five years
Following the leak of a lengthy clip from the last cut scene for StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm comes a leaked five-year plan production schedule for Blizzard Entertainment. The report comes from MMOGameSite.com. According to the site’s source, Blizzard China manager Ye Weilun has been held responsible for the leaked document and has recently resigned. The document includes projected release dates for Diablo III, the World of Warcraft movie, future upcoming expansions for all of the company's major properties, and Blizzard’s brand new MMO codenamed ‘Titan.’
Blizzard Entertainment boss Mike Morhaime
has been named the Entertainment Software Association (ESA) Foundation's 2011
Champion Honoree. The award recognizes Morhaime and Blizzard's ongoing
fundraising efforts for the Make-A-Wish Foundation, a non-profit group
dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for sick children. That's good for
at least few thousand Karma points, right?
Today brings exciting news from
BlizzCon 2011 for Diablo fans as Blizzard Entertainment has announced the World of Warcraft Annual Pass; a 12-month subscription that comes with a slew of bonuses, including access to the beta test for Mists of Pandaria. But access to pre-release content is just the tip of the iceberg - subscribers will also be getting free digital copies of Diablo III. To answer to your first
question: no, this is not a cruel joke. To answer to your second: yes, you can sign up today...
Over 25,000 fans from around the world descended upon Anaheim, California on
Friday, October 21 to attend BlizzCon 2011. The cosplay was plentiful, the
excitement was palpable, and the announcements did not disappoint leading up to
a live performance by the Foo Fighters. Check out more photos from this
weekend’s event and highlights of the biggest announcements for World of
Warcraft’s next expansion, Diablo III, and StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm…
Blizzard Entertainment has confirmed it
will be skipping out on BlizzCon this year in order to free up time
to work on the studio's major 2012 releases and prepare for this
year's Battle.net World Championships...
Blizzard Entertainment has confirmed
the dismissal of 600 employees from its global workforce; 10% of
which were part of the developer's game development team, but none of
which were associated with World of Warcraft...
Blizzard fans are used to waiting a while and getting exceptional games for their patience. Diablo III shows every sign of being exceptional - including a release date that's about to make you wait a little longer...
ongoing BlizzCon Costume series continues with a post by the creator of this
epic Deathwing costume. Find out how this World of Warcraft fan used his
real-life crafting and engineering skills to forge this impressive costume…
Blizzard has announced that they have experienced a security breach that has resulted in some user information being leaked, however they do not expect that sensitive info (e.g. unencrypted credit cards) was comprimised...