Blizzard Announces BlizzCon Dates for 2010

Blizzard has announced that dates for this year's BlizzCon, which promises to be bigger than ever with a fresh new game in StarCraft II in stores and the ever-present World of Warcraft contingent.

The fifth BlizzCon gaming convention will be held at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California on Friday, October 22 and Saturday, October 23, 2010.

"BlizzCon offers us a great opportunity to meet with our players and share our enthusiasm for gaming with one of the most passionate communities in the world," said Mike Morhaime, CEO and cofounder of Blizzard Entertainment. "We're looking forward to providing another great show filled with entertainment, competition, and the latest information about Blizzard Entertainment games."

BlizzCon will offer attendees a chance to enjoy:

    * Hands-on play time with upcoming Blizzard Entertainment games

    * Discussion panels with Blizzard Entertainment developers

    * Competitive and casual tournaments for players to showcase their talents

    * Community contests with great prizes

    * Commemorative merchandise based on Blizzard Entertainment's game universes

Will you be hoping to grab a ticket for this year's event?

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  • Anonymous
    I hope they fix the ticket system they have this year. Last years was uber lame and sold out within minutes after going live. :\
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  • JohnnyLucky
    I am not hoping to grab a ticket for this year's event. However, I do have to admit the event sounds interesting. I wouldn't mind getting a good look at some of the games.
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  • Anonymous
    I swear to god. This better not mean SC2 is coming out in October. I have the BETA, but ffs.
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