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Blizzard Shifts to StarCraft 2: Heart of the Swarm
Aug 24, 2010 - in News
Blizzard is now entering into "Heart of the Swarm" development.
In Pictures: 20 Of Our Favorite PC Game Mods
Aug 13, 2010 - in Picture Story
PC games just aren't complete without a little end-user modification. We take a look at 20 mods that have hit our favorites list over the last 14 years, spanning Zoid's Capture the Flag to GTA's Gostown Paradise. Did your favorite mod make our list?
Activision: Infinity Ward Will Rise From the Ashes
Aug 12, 2010 - in News
Can a team of new developers capture the same magic that the former Infinity Warders did?
Blizzard Not Worried About StarCraft 2 Piracy
Aug 10, 2010 - in News
Battle.net and a loyal community seem to be keeping piracy at bay.
Blizzard Cracks Down Erotic Role-Playing in WoW
Aug 6, 2010 - in News
Blizzard's customer service will be patrolling the Goldshire Inn on a World of Warcraft server.
Kotick: Blizzard's Secret MMO Will Be New IP
Aug 6, 2010 - in News
So much for a StarCraft-based MMOG.
Blizzard Deleting 'Inappropriate' StarCraft 2 Maps
Aug 5, 2010 - in News
Blizzard is monitoring user-created StarCraft II maps.
Valve Owns Up To Modern Warfare 2 Error
Jul 27, 2010 - in News
Valve revokes the ban and offers a free game for its Anti-Cheat blunder.
In Pictures: 20 Must-See Games And Components From E3 2010
Jul 23, 2010 - in Picture Story
Better late than never, right? Our top 20 must-haves from E3 include a list of upcoming hardware and software that every gamer will want to sample, regardless of whether you’re a hardcore PC gamer or a console junkie. Check out our pictorial tour.
Can World of Warcraft Boost Your Career?
Jul 22, 2010 - in News
Various examples show that World of Warcraft and other games actually teach leadership skills that can be applied in the real-work environment, boosting performance.
Activision: We're NOT Charging for Online Play
Jul 20, 2010 - in News
Activision, Treyarch and Infinity Ward say that subscription fees will never be applied to Call of Duty titles.
How Much Did Blizzard Spend On StarCraft II?
Jul 19, 2010 - in News
StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty may top the chart as "most expensive game to develop."
The Final StarCraft II System Requirements Are...
Jul 16, 2010 - in News
The rather low system requirements means that nearly everyone with a modern computer should be able to play Starcraft 2.
Blizzard Backs Down on Real Names in Forums
Jul 9, 2010 - in News
Now trolls can still behind the veil of anonymity.
Activision Wants Consoles to be Replaced by PCs
Jul 7, 2010 - in News
So basically, he just wants to make games for PC that will be played from the couch.
Koreans Get StarCraft II For Free to WoW Players
Jul 2, 2010 - in News
The rest of the world would like this too, please.
King's Quest Fan Project is Alive Again, for FREE
Jun 30, 2010 - in News
The return of the king.
Activision Talks Infinity Ward, Bungie Game
Jun 28, 2010 - in News
Activision isn't having any problems recruiting staff for Infinity Ward.
Real ID Keeps WoW Players Connected
Jun 16, 2010 - in News
Blizzard is launching a cross-game, cross-realm messaging service in Battle.net.
Blizzard: StarCraft II Will Re-Energize RTS Genre
May 24, 2010 - in News
Blizzard's Chris Sigarty believes that StarCraft II will spark a resurgence in RTS gaming.
StarCraft II Beta Ending; BlizzCon Tickets Soon
May 18, 2010 - in News
The StarCraft II beta is taking a break, giving fans enough time to crack open their wallets for BlizzCon 2010 tickets.
Deals for May 7: Modern Warfare 2 Free Weekend
May 7, 2010 - in News
Plus top deals on Vizio 55" LED LCD, Envy 15 and PSP-3000!
VIDEOS: World of Warcraft: Cataclysm Alpha
May 7, 2010 - in News
Two videos were shot from the current alpha testing phase.
StarCraft II Ship Date Confirmed
May 3, 2010 - in News
StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty will take flight this summer!
Call of Duty Black Ops Revealed Tonight
Apr 30, 2010 - in News
Activision briefly announced the next Call of Duty title.
Deals for April 8: Modern Warfare 2 MP Free Days
Apr 8, 2010 - in News
If you're not up to shooting up zombies at a discount, then you can for sure take part in the Modern Warfare 2 free weekend.
Play Modern Warfare 2 MP For Free This Weekend
Apr 7, 2010 - in News
Looking for something cheap to do this weekend? Here's your ticket.
Blizzard Announces BlizzCon Dates for 2010
Mar 26, 2010 - in News
Mark your calendars, it's BlizzCon!
Real Life Modern Warfare 2: Gamer vs. Soldier
Mar 24, 2010 - in News
Gamer takes on an SAS sniper in a race in Modern Warfare 2's The Pit.
Activision Shuts Down Indie King's Quest Sequel
Mar 1, 2010 - in News
A fan-based non-profit King's Quest project has been extinguished by Activision.