BlizzCon News


Blizzcon 2016: Heroes Of The Storm New Heroes, Matchmaking fixes and More!

By Greg Burke, Nov 08, 2016 12:30pm PST

Greg Burke is back from Blizzcon with a great interview about Heroes of the Storm!


"Great questions! Glad they worked hard to improve MM. It's such a crucial part of a good MOBA ..."

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Watch the Chattycast become con men at 1:30 PM ET / 10:30 AM PT

By Steve Watts, Nov 03, 2016 10:00am PDT

QuakeCon, BlizzCon, MineCon, Chattycastcon.


'Weird Al' Yankovic is BlizzCon 2016's musical guest

By David Craddock, Oct 27, 2016 3:37pm PDT

Blizzard's CEO is 'super excited' to host the musical artist for BlizzCon's 10th anniversary.


"Well...all my life I've been walking around like an asshole thinking Al is Canadian. Mud on my ..."

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Overwatch may be headed to PlayStation 4 and Xbox One [Update]

By Daniel Perez, Nov 05, 2015 7:57am PST

On the eve of Blizzcon, we're seeing a lot of proof that hints at Overwatch making its way to consoles.


"That's really all there is. It's an exceptional Star Wars fa├žade without anything interesting. ..."

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Blizzard holding first Heroes of the Storm tournament at BlizzCon 2015

By Daniel Perez, May 14, 2015 9:00am PDT

Blizzard has announced it will be holding a tournament for Heroes of the Storm during this year's Blizzcon with over $1.2 million in cash and prizes up for grabs.


"This game is in open beta next week if anybody didn't know. I'd definitely recommend it to any ..."

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StarCraft 2: Legacy of the Void details revealed

By Steven Wong, Nov 07, 2014 12:00pm PST

Blizzard revealed first details and a cinematic trailer for StarCraft: Legacy of the Void at Blizzcon 2014.


"Yep. That seems really easy to abuse. The tempests new ability won't make it to launch either I bet "

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Hearthstone gets 'Goblins vs Gnomes' expansion in December

By Daniel Perez, Nov 07, 2014 11:32am PST

Blizzard announced during its Blizzcon event the first expansion for Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft called Goblins vs Gnomes.


"The arena reward was my concern. That is good to hear. Thanks for the update."

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PSA: BlizzCon tickets go on sale today

By John Keefer, Apr 24, 2013 5:30pm PDT

Now's the time to make sure you have room on your credit card, because the first batch of tickets for this year's BlizzCon goes on sale tomorrow evening at $175 a pop. Of course, if you need more time to clear that balance, another group of tickets will go on sale on April 2...


BlizzCon tickets go on sale April 24 in two batches

By John Keefer, Apr 04, 2013 9:30am PDT

BlizzCon, Blizzard's annual showcase for its games, is coming to Anaheim, California, on November 8, with tickets going on sale in two batches beginning April 24. They aren't cheap, though, going for $175 a pop for the two-day event.


"I went in 2008, 2009, and 2010 and 2008 was the best on in terms of having so many people from ..."

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BlizzCon returning November 8-9

By Steve Watts, Feb 19, 2013 10:00am PST

Blizzard has announced that BlizzCon will be returning on November 8-9 this year.


"WoW Expansion, Diablo 3 Expansion, Starcraft 2 Expansion. Maybe Titan"

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No BlizzCon in 2012, Battle.net World Championship spun off

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 25, 2012 7:30am PST

There'll be no BlizzCon in 2012, Blizzard has announced, though it will return in 2013. The pro-gaming strand is being spun off into its own event, the 2012 Battle.net World Championship.


"How can it be delayed when there was never a date to even announce the thing."

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Foo Fighters headlining BlizzCon concert

By Steve Watts, Sep 28, 2011 10:00am PDT

Blizzard has announced that The Foo Fighters will headline this year's BlizzCon concert.


"A great band! You might find more fans of the band than the games there... :P"

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BlizzCon 2011 tickets on sale May 21 and 25

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 13, 2011 6:00am PDT

The $175 tickets for Diablo and Warcraft developer Blizzard's next fan convention will go on sale in two batches on May 21 and 25.


"Stay at the Hilton. It's as simple as taking the elevator to the lobby, and walking across the ..."

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