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Blizzard OKs WoW and StarCraft-based Board Games
Feb 14, 2012 - in News
If you can't get enough of Blizzard's PC games, you could always turn to themed Monopoly and Risk board games for an additional real-world dose.
Diablo 3 Won't Be Anywhere in Sight Until at Least Q2 2012
Feb 10, 2012 - in News
Blizzard will not release any new games in the first quarter of 2012.
Blizzard Makes Even More Changes to Diablo 3
Jan 28, 2012 - in News
After releasing a long list of changes, Blizzard has revealed even more edits it will make to the upcoming PC game Diablo 3.
No BlizzCon for 2012, Says Blizzard
Jan 26, 2012 - in News
No BlizzCon for you this year if you want Diablo 3, Mists of Pandaria and Heart of the Swarm out on time.
Blizzard Incorporating In-Game Ads Scheme for "Titan"
Jan 24, 2012 - in News
Blizzard's next-gen MMOG codenamed "Titan" will feature in-game ads to enhance the gameplay experience.
Diablo 3's Senior Producer Quits, Leaves Blizzard
Jan 23, 2012 - in News
This may be good news, it may be bad news, or it may be nothing at all.
Blizzard Making Changes to Systems in Diablo 3
Jan 19, 2012 - in News
Blizzard is making significant changes to Diablo 3 based on closed beta feedback and internal testing.
Blizzard Introduces BattleTag as Real ID Alternative
Dec 17, 2011 - in News
Blizzard has killed off the Real ID system for an Xbox LIVE-like BattleTag alias setup.
Skyrim, Portal 2 Big Winners at the 2011 VGAs
Dec 12, 2011 - in News
Skyrim has scooped the top prize at Spike TV's 9th annual Video Game Awards.
World of Warcraft: Hour of Twilight Update Now Live
Nov 30, 2011 - in News
Blizzard has released a huge content update for World of Warcraft called Hour of Twilight.
Blizzard Celebrates 7 Years of WoW With Gifts
Nov 19, 2011 - in News
It's a birthday party and you're invited if you've paid $14.95 at the door.
Call of Duty Elite for PC Indefinitely Delayed?
Nov 16, 2011 - in News
Activision may be focusing on console support for Call of Duty: Elite first, then PC support sometime in the (distant) future.
Modern Warfare 3 Rakes It In: $400 Million in 24 Hours
Nov 14, 2011 - in News
Call of Duty scores a hat-trick for Activision.
World of Warcraft Lost Over 1 Million Subscribers This Year
Nov 10, 2011 - in News
Q3 2011 Results Reveal WoW Subscription Decline... and there's still three months to go.
Mass MW3 Registrations Choking Call of Duty Elite
Nov 8, 2011 - in News
Activision is reportedly having a hard time taking in a flood of registrations for Call of Duty Elite, the multiplayer component for Modern Warfare 3.
Logitech Now Offering Modern Warfare 3 Peripherals
Oct 20, 2011 - in News
Logitech has scored the official keyboard and mouse for the upcoming game Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3.
StarCraft Universe Mod Finally Goes Into Limited Preview
Oct 19, 2011 - in News
The mod formerly known as World of StarCraft is now available for testing on Battle.net, but for a limited time only.
Diablo 3 Closed Beta Hands-On: Part 5
Oct 8, 2011 - in News
In this segment, we cover forging, leveling up the Blacksmith, and using the auction house.
Diablo 3 Closed Beta Hands-On: Part 4
Oct 6, 2011 - in News
In this hands-on preview, we cover the last class, the Witch Doctor.
Diablo 3 Closed Beta Hands-On: Part 3
Oct 1, 2011 - in News
In this in installment, we take a look at two classes, the Barbarian and the Monk.
Blizzard: Nope, No Titan Reveal This Year
Sep 29, 2011 - in News
Blizzard has shot down rumors of its "casual MMO" making an appearance next month at BlizzCon 2011. Hey, at least there will be the Foo Fighters...
Rumor: Blizzard Revealing Project Titan Next Month
Sep 28, 2011 - in News
The long-rumored "casual MMO" Titan may be revealed at BlizzCon 2011 next month due to pressure caused by Diablo 3's delay and the release of ST:TOR.
Diablo 3 Closed Beta Hands-On: Part 1
Sep 22, 2011 - in News
This is how Diablo 3 runs on a mainstream laptop.
Diablo 3 May Eventually Get Gamepad Support
Sep 22, 2011 - in News
Blizzard is thinking about a console version of Diablo 3 because gamepad support "feels even better" than the classic mouse/keyboard combo.
Blizzard Begins Closed Beta Testing for Diablo 3
Sep 20, 2011 - in News
The closed beta for Diablo 3 has begun. 'Nuff said.
Blizzard: We're a Games Developer, Not PC Developer
Sep 14, 2011 - in News
Blizzard has never considered itself as a PC gaming developer, just a developer of games that happen to reside on the PC.
Blizzard: Six "Proven Property" Titles by 2014
Sep 9, 2011 - in News
Blizzard's next six releases over the next three years will likely be two for World of Warcraft, two for StarCraft 2 and two for Diablo 3.
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 Engine Focused on Gameplay
Sep 6, 2011 - in News
For Infinity Ward, it's not just about eye-candy, it's more about gameplay sweetness.
Modern Warfare 3 Will Have Full Steam Support
Aug 30, 2011 - in News
Unlike EA's Battlefield 3, Activision's Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 will come packed with Steamworks. The game is also ready for pre-purchase reservations (aka pre-order) on Valve's steamy network.
Blizzard: Diablo 3 Internet Requirement Prevents Hacking
Aug 23, 2011 - in News
Blizzard doesn't want the rampant hacking as seen with Diablo 2.