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Blizzard Dance and Cosplay Contests at gamescom 2018

Our world-famous dance and cosplay contests will be back this year at gamescom 2018. Visit the Blizzard booth in Hall 7 of the Koelnmesse in Cologne, Germany from August 21-25, and don’t miss your chance to take part! You’ll find the details below.
BlizzCon
May 16

BlizzCon 2018 Benefit Dinner Tickets Sold Out

Tickets to this year’s BlizzCon Benefit Dinner for CHOC Children’s are now sold out—stay tuned for more information on the BlizzCon Virtual Ticket in the coming months.
BlizzCon
May 12

Second Batch of BlizzCon Tickets Sold Out

The second batch of tickets to BlizzCon 2018 is now sold out. Keep an eye on the BlizzCon website for updates on events, tournaments, Virtual Ticket info, and more.
BlizzCon
May 11

Reminder: BlizzCon 2018 Tickets – Second Batch On Sale This Saturday

If you didn’t manage to get tickets to the main event at the Anaheim Convention Center yet, you'll have another chance to get your hands on some this Saturday, May 12 starting at 19:00 CEST. , when the next batch goes on sale.
BlizzCon
May 10

BlizzCon 2018 Tickets – First Batch Sold Out

The first batch of BlizzCon 2018 tickets is now sold out, but you'll have another chance to snag some when the second set goes on sale Saturday, May 12 at 19:00 CEST.
BlizzCon
May 4

BlizzCon 2018 Reminder: Tickets to the Main Event On Sale Thursday

Get ready for action: the first batch of tickets to the BlizzCon 2018 main event goes on sale Thursday, May 10 at 04:00 CEST at www.universe.com/blizzcon2018.
Inside Blizzard
Apr 19

Blizzard Balance Gifting Now Available!

You can now send your friends Blizzard Balance through the Blizzard Shop, making it even easier to give the perfect gift!
BlizzCon
Nov 4

Jaedong and Bisu Face Off One Last Time

Two StarCraft legends share American barbecue and compete in a $25,000 show match at BlizzCon 2017.
StarCraft: Remastered
Nov 2

Can Jaedong Beat Bisu in the Ultimate Title Fight?

StarCraft legend Lee Jae Dong seeks redemption in the Ultimate Title Fight at BlizzCon on Friday at 6:45 p.m. PDT.
Inside Blizzard
Oct 23

New Ways to Connect Through Blizzard Battle.net®

New communication enhancements and social features are now live in the Blizzard Battle.net® desktop app! Stay connected through the all-new Social tab, Blizzard Groups, profiles, avatars, player-to-player gifting, and more.
BlizzCon
Oct 17

BlizzCon 2017 Online Merchandise Sale Now Live

This year’s BlizzCon Merch Sale is now open to everyone! Take a peek at some of the available goodies.
BlizzCon
Oct 12

Discover What’s Happening at BlizzCon® 2017 – Schedule Now Live!

The BlizzCon 2017 schedule is now live! Get a sneak peek at what’s planned on all four content stages and the five esports tournament stages at this year’s show.
BlizzCon
Oct 10

BlizzCon® 2017 In-Game Bonus Items Incoming!

More of this year’s in-game bonus items revealed! Take a look at the BlizzCon 2017 collection, including the Overwatch and StarCraft II extras available in-game starting today.
BlizzCon
Oct 5

Muse Live at BlizzCon 2017!

The Grammy Award–winning band will close out BlizzCon the evening of Saturday, November 4. Catch the performance live with the BlizzCon 2017 Virtual Ticket.
Inside Blizzard
Sep 26

Blizzard Battle.net Mobile App Now Available!

With the Blizzard Battle.net mobile app, it’s easier than ever to stay connected with your friends. Download the app today!
BlizzCon
Sep 13

Snag Your BlizzCon® 2017 Virtual Ticket

Get closer to BlizzCon than ever with expanded stage coverage, in-game goodies, and pre-show video content—starting today!
StarCraft: Remastered
Aug 29

StarCraft: Remastered Portrait Contest Finalists

We've selected 28 of the best portraits we received and present them to you for voting!
StarCraft: Remastered
Aug 14

StarCraft: Remastered Is Live

The real-time strategy game that started a legacy is back. Jump in and relive the rush.
StarCraft: Remastered
Aug 11

Which Race Should I Play?

The topic appears again and again in StarCraft community forums: “Which race should I play?” It’s a fair question. Each of StarCraft’s three unique races bring different units, buildings, core mechanics, and personalities to the battlefield. That doesn’t mean you can only play one—in fact, the best way to determine the race that suits you best is to play a bunch of games with all three—but it does make “Which race should I play?” a question worthy of careful consideration.
StarCraft: Remastered
Aug 11

StarCraft: Remastered Launch Event

Get ready for the StarCraft: Remastered Launch Event, starting on Monday!
StarCraft: Remastered
Aug 3

StarCraft: Remastered Portrait Contest

Check out the official StarCraft: Remastered fan art contest for portraits!
StarCraft: Remastered
Aug 3

Spotlight: Pre-Purchase Rewards

StarCraft: Remastered launches on August 14, but if you reserve your copy ahead of time, you’ll receive bountiful rewards, including the infested terran co-op commander Alexei Stukov and three unique portraits in StarCraft II. You’ll also receive three building skins in StarCraft: Remastered. Read on for a look into these stunning in-game rewards!
StarCraft: Remastered
Jul 28

Story Interludes: A New Look at the First War

Just as we’re enhancing StarCraft’s visuals to bring out the character of each unit, we want to give a similar boost to how we tell parts of the story in StarCraft: Remastered, adjusting how we present them while keeping the tale you know intact.
StarCraft: Remastered
Jul 21

Map Spotlight: The Lost Temple

The Lost Temple has been found. Can you be the one to destroy your opponents and secure it?
StarCraft: Remastered
Jul 14

From StarCraft Pro Gamer to a Seat at Blizzard: TheBOy Interview

With StarCraft: Remastered launching on August 14, it’s never been a more appropriate time to look back on almost two decades of StarCraft history. This week we shine a spotlight on Kook ‘TheBOy’ Kibong, who was 18 years old when StarCraft came out. He soon became one of the best players in Korea, placing highly in numerous tournaments. Years later, he found himself at Blizzard Korea, where he currently helps manage StarCraft and StarCraft II esports.
StarCraft: Remastered
Jul 7

Unit Spotlight: Protoss

Sophisticated psionic biology. Gilded technology that defies the laws of space and time. If the Protoss are arrogant, as their detractors claim, can you blame them? They were cruising the galaxy in golden superships when humans were still digging in the dirt for grubs.