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How Roll20 Broke the Record for Fastest Game in HGC History

A heady brew of unorthodox team comp, bold strategy, and spot-on mechanics made it happen.
Inside Blizzard


As part of a series of Inside Blizzard interviews, we checked in with Ted Park, our Lead Character Artist for Heroes of the Storm.
Inside Blizzard

The Overwatch League™ Signs Final Three Teams for Inaugural Season

Dallas, Houston, and Philadelphia round out the initial 12 teams for the Overwatch League’s launch. Read on for more about the inaugural season!

Consistency and Chaos Collide in 2017's Final GSL Championship

The most incredible GSL finals of the year was a titanic clash between two very different schools of StarCraft II thought.
Inside Blizzard
Sep 14

Pet Playground: Animals at the Blizzard Campus

The presence of pets at Blizzard has been a unique, and, to some, a treasured part of our workplace culture.
Inside Blizzard
Sep 7

Blizzard Arena Opens in Los Angeles

Overwatch League, the Hearthstone Championship Tour, and Overwatch Contenders will be among the first events at Blizzard Arena Los Angeles.
Inside Blizzard
Aug 29

Destiny 2 PC Open Beta Now Live! Play Free Until August 31

Get ready, Guardians. Early Access to the Destiny 2 PC Beta begins August 28 for those who’ve pre-purchased, followed by an Open Beta period August 29–31.
Inside Blizzard
Aug 17

Blizzard Entertainment at gamescom 2017

Blizzard is heading back to Cologne, Germany next week for gamescom 2017! The event takes place from August 22–26, and we’ll be there to put on our best show yet.
Inside Blizzard
Aug 14

StarCraft: Remastered Now Live!

Upgrade complete! StarCraft: Remastered, Blizzard Entertainment’s modernization of the science-fiction real-time strategy classic and its iconic expansion Brood War, is now live and available for purchase from the Blizzard Shop.
Inside Blizzard
Aug 14

Blizzard Update

The online-gaming service was never going away, but after giving the branding change further consideration and also hearing your feedback, we’re in agreement that the name should stay as well.
Inside Blizzard
Aug 10

The Overwatch League Welcomes Two More Teams!

Two new teams have joined the Overwatch League—one representing London and another representing Los Angeles—bringing the total number of teams for the inaugural season to nine.
Inside Blizzard
Jul 12

Seven Overwatch League Teams Announced!

We’re pleased to announce that the Overwatch League has its first seven teams—representing Boston, New York, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Miami-Orlando, Shanghai, and Seoul—with a great mix of owners who come from the worlds of traditional sports, endemic esports, and technology.
World of Warcraft
Jul 6

The Black Temple – A Journey Through Time(walking)

Patch 2.1 – The Black Temple released on May 15, 2007. Among many other features (such as finally being able to fish in Underbog!) the patch included the long-awaited Black Temple raid, location of the final showdown between Azeroth’s greatest heroes and Illidan Stormrage.
Inside Blizzard
Jul 6

The Lich King to Raid Hearthstone® in Knights of the Frozen Throne™

Prepare to taste power from beyond the grave in the next Hearthstone® expansion, Knights of the Frozen Throne, launching this August.
Inside Blizzard
Jun 30

StarCraft: Remastered Arrives August 14—Prepurchase Now!

The award-winning RTS classic and the Brood War expansion have been lovingly remastered with 4K Ultra High Definition graphics, enhanced audio, new matchmaking and leaderboard systems, and more.
Inside Blizzard
Jun 27

A Dark Hero Returns to Diablo® III—Rise of the Necromancer™ Now Available

The necromancer has finally returned to face the demons of the Burning Hells.
Inside Blizzard
Jun 13

Destiny 2 Launching on PC October 24—Prepurchases Now Live!

We’re excited to announce that the PC version of Destiny 2 is launching on October 24—and prepurchases are now live via the game’s website and also in the Blizzard Shop!
Inside Blizzard
Jun 1

Blizzard Interviews Chris Glover

As part of a new series of Inside Blizzard interviews, we checked in with Chris Glover, our IT department's Service Engineering Director.
Inside Blizzard
May 18

Destiny 2 Coming to!

A new game will be appearing alongside your favorite Blizzard games: Bungie’s upcoming first-person action game Destiny 2 will be joining the party!
Inside Blizzard
May 9

Blizzard Forms New Division

Blizzard has formed a dedicated division within the company that will handle management, operation, sales, and distribution for Overwatch esports programs, including the Overwatch League and Overwatch World Cup.
Inside Blizzard
Apr 10

UT Arlington Goes Flawless to Win Heroes of the Dorm

The team from the University of Texas at Arlington went an unprecedented 29-0 in all games to win Heroes of the Dorm!
Inside Blizzard
Apr 6

Azeroth’s Finest Explorers Embark on Journey to Un’Goro™

Adventurers from across Azeroth today embarked on their boldest expedition yet—the latest Hearthstone® expansion, Journey to Un’Goro™, is now live!
Inside Blizzard
Mar 28

New Premium Collectibles Line Established

Loot hoarders and treasure seekers rejoice—Blizzard today announced the creation of Blizzard Collectibles, a new line of premium statues, replicas, and artwork designed and produced directly by Blizzard.
Inside Blizzard
Mar 26

StarCraft: Remastered Announced

One of the greatest real-time strategy games of all time has evolved!
Inside Blizzard
Mar 14

11th BlizzCon Taking Over Anaheim November 3-4

BlizzCon returns to the Anaheim Convention Center Friday, November 3 and Saturday, November 4, 2017!