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StarCraft II
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WCS Valencia Viewer’s Guide

The talent, the times and the streams in your language are all here.
Inside Blizzard
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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.
Inside Blizzard
Jun 25

Blizzard European Gear Store Grand Opening

The Blizzard Gear Store is open in Europe!
StarCraft II
May 17

StarCraft II Balance Update – May 15, 2018

Changes to the Marauder, Raven, and Viking in the latest balance update.
StarCraft II
May 17

New Ladder Maps for Season 2, 2018

Season 2 brings new 1v1 and Team maps to the ladder.
BlizzCon
May 17

Attend BlizzCon® Opening Week In Person! Tickets On Sale Now

Witness the esports competition of BlizzCon® Opening Week 2018 LIVE and in-person at Blizzard Arena Los Angeles October 25–29! Single-day tickets for the WoW® Arena World Championship and Heroes of the Storm Global Championship Finals, plus tickets to special behind-the-scenes tours during the StarCraft® II WCS matches, are on sale now.
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.
Inside Blizzard
May 15

Blizzard at gamescom 2018

The world’s largest interactive entertainment event is coming back to Cologne, Germany this summer… and we’ll be there!
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.
StarCraft II
May 2

iNcontroL and Artosis Bring Years of StarCraft History to Their New Show

Geoff “iNcontroL” Robinson and Dan “Artosis” Stemkoski are two of the StarCraft community’s most beloved personalities. In the early 2000s, they competed in StarCraft: Brood War; later, they became professional StarCraft II players, shoutcasters, and expert denizens of the analyst desk. Now they’ve started The Pylon Show, which focuses on the competitive scene of both StarCraft games. Four episodes have already been recorded, with new broadcasts every Thursday at 2:00 CEST. We caught up with Geoff and Dan to find out more.
StarCraft II
Apr 23

Coming to the Arcade: Direct Strike and ARK Star

We’ve updated the Arcade with a pair of new, premium community-created maps—and sales are shared with the developers who made them.
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!
StarCraft II
Apr 17

StarCraft II 4.2.4 Patch Notes

We’ve got changes to Co-op Commanders Artanis, Raynor, and Swann.
StarCraft II
Apr 13

The WCS Global Finals Returns to BlizzCon

The most prestigious tournament of the year kicks off during BlizzCon Opening Week at Blizzard Arena Los Angeles.
BlizzCon
Apr 9

GET READY FOR BLIZZCON® 2018

Blizzard’s celebration of games, esports, and community returns! Tickets to the main event, taking place at the Anaheim Convention Center on November 2 and 3, will go on sale Wednesday, May 10 and Saturday, May 12, 2018.
StarCraft II
Apr 9

Watch: StarCraft Is Life: A 20th Anniversary Celebration

Players from around the world reflect on the impact StarCraft has had on their lives.
StarCraft II
Apr 3

Survival Guide: Nation Wars V

The national team tournament is coming back, and we’ve gathered all the details you’ll need so that you don’t miss out on any of the action.
StarCraft II
Apr 3

SC20 Panel Broadcast at PAX East

This Thursday, join us as we celebrate the 20th Anniversary of StarCraft at PAX East!
StarCraft II
Mar 30

SC20 Anniversary Stream

On March 30-31st, join a historic guest-list and delightful hosts as we celebrate the 20th Anniversary of StarCraft!
StarCraft II
Mar 30

You Could Cast WCS Challenger and the Open Qualifiers!

Find out how you can cast the upcoming WCS matches
StarCraft II
Mar 29

Fenix Warps in for Everyone

March has been the month of StarCraft, so now we are giving away the Co-op Commander Fenix for free!
StarCraft II
Mar 27

StarCraft 4.2.2 Patch Notes

Patch 4.2.2 introduces new promotional items for Nation Wars V, alongside a series of bug fixes.
StarCraft II
Mar 27

Support Nation Wars and Earn Loot

Increase the prize pool of NW5 and pick up new cosmetics.