By Alice O'Connor   //   June 11, 2012 6:00 AM

Diablo 3 real-money auction house to require authenticator

Having your Diablo III account hacked and plundered already sucks, but it'd be far worse if you'd paid money for that gear. So Blizzard will require that players use a Battle.net Authenticator for the real-money auction house.
By Alice O'Connor   //   May 15, 2012 2:40 AM

Diablo 3 launch overloads servers

Turns out, Diablo III is pretty popular. So popular, in fact, that the servers have been overloaded by the flood of clickmaniacs. Still, there as some good news, as Blizzard is helping out Australian pre-orderers after retailer GAME ditched them but kept their money.
By John Keefer   //   March 6, 2012 3:15 PM

WoW dev analyzes Cataclysm's dungeons and raids

As part of an ongoing postmortem series, Blizzard's Nethaera interviews World of Warcraft's Lead Encounter Designer Scott "Daelo" Mercer about Cataclysm's dungeons and raids for the World of Warcraft blog on Battle.net.
By Alice O'Connor   //   December 16, 2011 6:45 AM

Blizzard introduces BattleTag nicknames as Real ID alternative

Blizzard is introducing a new unified friends system which uses player-chosen nicknames, BattleTags. You'll be able to stay friends with people across games and WoW realms without sharing your real name.