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Diablo 3 'targeting' Q2 launch

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 09, 2012 2:30pm PST

At an investor's call, Blizzard announced that it is "targeting" a Q2 launch for the long-awaited RPG.


"After playing in the beta for a couple weeks now, I'm saying the first week in June."

- hypn0t1c see all 23 comments

Blizzard's next MMO may feature product placement

By Andrew Yoon, Jan 23, 2012 12:30pm PST

A new job listing is looking for someone to "work with major consumer brands to facilitate product placement and licensing within the world of Blizzard Entertainment's next-gen MMO."


"Note that this already exists in Wow. Existed. Whatever. Mountain Dew had a promotion with ..."

- arioch see all 42 comments

Diablo 3 getting massive changes after beta feedback

By Garnett Lee, Jan 19, 2012 1:30pm PST

Diablo III might not be as close as we think. Game director Jay Wilson revealed massive changes to the game in the next and upcoming beta updates.


"They're going in to the next beta patch. I still think the game's on track for late Q1, early Q2."

- jackomack see all 53 comments

StarCraft 2: Heart of the Swarm multiplayer detailed

By Jeff Mattas, Oct 24, 2011 12:30pm PDT

New details about StarCraft 2: Heart of the Swarm's multiplayer and races were recently revealed at BlizzCon 2011.


"The idea of Super-Units in Starcraft is fucking dumb beyond comprehension. Leave that shit to ..."

- Disarray see all 45 comments

Blizzard DOTA unveiled at BlizzCon 2011

By Garnett Lee, Oct 21, 2011 3:15pm PDT

We knew Blizzard had a DotA custom game in the works for Starcraft II. At BlizzCon 2011 the publisher took the wraps off Blizzard DOTA with a great video, screens, and the first details on the game.


""The basic idea is that ... gods... in a transdimensional pocket universe ... (pull) in heroes ..."

- AirElijah see all 75 comments

World of WarCraft pet sales pull in $1.9 million for Red Cross

By Jeff Mattas, Aug 04, 2011 10:15am PDT

Blizzard has announced that sales of the Cenarion Hatchling, a downloadable pet in World of WarCraft, have generated more than $1.9 million for Red Cross's Japanese Earthquake and Tsunami relief fund.


"You are quite correct, it's the third, unless I missed something with the L'il pet series. "

- TwitchCannon see all 7 comments

Diablo 3 Hands-on Preview

By Garnett Lee, Aug 01, 2011 9:00am PDT

Get a good look at what to expect from the imminent Diablo 3 beta in this hands-on report.


"Nice work Garnett I enjoyed the juices floooooooooooooowing"

- _ToeNail see all 67 comments

Blizzard donates $800K to Make-A-Wish Foundation

By Xav de Matos, May 05, 2011 2:30pm PDT

Blizzard Entertainment donated $800,000 to the Make-A-Wish Foundation based on the generosity of its users who purchased a special in-game pet in World of Warcraft.


"Does your horse have a name? In this subthread we name ryuuseki's horse! Duke Smarmy von ..."

- ninj0rc see all 81 comments