Save the Date for BlizzConline™ February 19–20BlizzConMark your calendars! We’re looking to channel the spirit of BlizzCon into an online show in the beginning of next year—and we’re sending out an early invitation for cosplayers, artists, community creators, and aspiring murlocs to participate. Find out what you need to know to prepare. Comic Book Tracer: Cheers, love! The artist’s hereOverwatchWe spoke with character art director Arnold Tsang about the creative process behind the latest Overwatch challenge skin, his love for comics, and what Tracer means to him. What’s Playing in Late SeptemberInside BlizzardGelbin Mekkatorque, Warcraft’s king of the Gnomes and High Tinker of Gnomeregan, is arguably one of the most inventive minds active in Azeroth today. No design is too challenging, no schematic too complex for the gnomes’ beloved leader. Of course, Gelbin is a master planner and extraordinarily organized, so keeping track of everything going is as easy as breathing for him. But the rest of us can use a little help every once in a while to remind us of the big happenings on our gaming calendars. Blink into battle in Tracer’s Comic Challenge!OverwatchJoin the fight and earn limited-time rewards, including Comic Book Tracer (epic), by winning games and watching Overwatch on Twitch. Call of Duty®: Black Ops Cold War Multiplayer RevealedInside BlizzardThe next generation of global combat is here with the iconic Black Ops Multiplayer experience featuring Treyarch’s signature combat, deniable operations, and a connected experience across Warzone™, platforms, and console generations. She’s Back in the Fight!: Inside D.Va’s ReworkHeroes of the StormWe caught up with David Warner, senior game designer on the Heroes of the Storm team and one of the talented individuals spearheading D.Va’s rework, to hear more about everyone’s favorite MEKA pilot and what it’s like to rework heroes. What's Playing in Early SeptemberInside BlizzardEvery Diablo player knows Deckard Cain has forgotten more about ancient lore than most will ever learn. He is a fount of knowledge who has guided countless heroes on their path with sage wisdom and piercing insight, helping thwart the dark designs of the Burning Hells time and again. Luckily, you don’t need to be a Horadrim to know what the future holds; all you need to do is consult this blog to see what’s coming up for your gaming calendar! Hearthstone Team on Launching Scholomance Academy While Working RemotelyInside BlizzardLearn about what went into shipping the latest Hearthstone expansion from home! Announcing Call of Duty®: Black Ops Cold WarInside BlizzardThe sequel to the original Black Ops is set to deploy on November 13, 2020. What's Playing in Late AugustInside BlizzardZeratul, StarCraft’s enigmatic Dark Templar, has seen visions of the distant past as well as many possible futures. Attuned to the ebb and flow of the Void, Zeratul is able to tap into powers us humans can only dream of. But you don’t need Zeratul’s uncanny senses to know what the future holds for your gaming calendar; all you need to do is check out this blog! Dive Into the Overwatch Summer Games With Concept ArtistsOverwatchWe caught up with concept artists Kejun Wang and Daryl Tan, the minds behind Feskarn Brigitte and Lifeguard Pharah, to discuss their design processes and how they came up with two of this year’s hot new Overwatch Summer Games skins. What's Playing: Early AugustInside BlizzardLena Oxton, or Tracer to her Overwatch teammates, has the nifty ability to skip backwards through time. This is useful in a firefight, but being able to flit back in time is even better when there’s so much to play and your calendar is full. We can’t all be like Tracer, but we can help tame the timestream by taking a high-level look at what’s ahead. Season Five: First LookInside BlizzardFour new Multiplayer maps, three new Warzone™ map expansions, two free weapons, and one epic Battle Pass highlight Season Five of Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® Diablo Immortal 2020 Mid-Year UpdateDiablo IIIIt’s been a little while since you’ve heard from us, so we wanted check in and share an update on how development has been progressing for Diablo Immortal. Blizzard Battle.net Groups and Mentions now Available on MobileInside BlizzardWith our recent update to the Battle.net Mobile App, your friends, groups, communities, and whispers are just a tap away. What it’s like to work on Overwatch’s tools and engineOverwatchOver 2.7 million lines of code power the tools that support Overwatch. The Architechs on Overwatch’s engine and tools teams are the keepers of that legacy. What's Playing in Late JulyInside BlizzardWarcraft's Bronze Dragonflight may be masters of time and as such can literally make time to play whenever they want, but the rest of us need to be more strategic when it comes to allocating our gaming hours. If you’re looking for an assist with that, we’ve got what you need. Take the stage in Sigma’s Maestro Challenge!OverwatchJoin the ensemble and earn limited-time rewards, including Maestro Sigma (legendary), by winning games and watching Overwatch on Twitch. Announcing Scholomance Academy – Hearthstone’s Newest Expansion!HearthstoneScholomance Academy brings 135 new cards designed to supercharge your matches with arcane splendor and encourage all manner of never-before-seen sorcerous synergies. Overwatch: Cities & Countries Soundtrack ReleaseOverwatchEnjoy the globetrotting music from Overwatch’s maps and missions with the Overwatch: Cities & Countries soundtrack! Girls Who Code Goes Virtual with BlizzardInside BlizzardLearn more about our remote Summer Immersion Program. Open Queue mode is now live in Competitive PlayOverwatchWith the launch of Season 23, Overwatch players will be able to enjoy a new option in Competitive mode with the addition of Open Queue, available starting July 2. What’s Playing in Early JulyInside BlizzardThere are 23 hours, 56 minutes, and 4 seconds in each Earth day, which can sometimes make squeezing the optimal amount of quality gaming time into your schedule a challenge. But before you pack up and get your ass to Mars, fret not; we’ve got you covered. Get a Jump-Start Before the Infil with the Warzone Starter PackInside BlizzardA Legendary Weapon, an Epic Operator Skin, and more! Check out the newest value bundle to hit Warzone. Season Four Reloaded: 200 Player Warzone and MoreInside BlizzardSeason Four of Modern Warfare® including Warzone, will receive an update at 11 p.m. PST on June 29 that will fundamentally change the battle in Verdansk. Season Four brings Captain Price to Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® including WarzoneInside BlizzardNew Multiplayer Maps, New Warzone updates, and two weapons FREE for everyone Cheers to Four Years: Dev Memories of OverwatchOverwatchThe Overwatch team shares some of their favorite memories from the game’s development and the past four years of fun. Meet the big, bad concept artist behind Little Red AsheOverwatchOverwatch concept artist Qiu Fang shares the story behind his rugged take on a beloved folk tale. Official Overwatch Novel: The Hero of NumbaniOverwatchThe first official Overwatch novel from critically acclaimed author Nicky Drayden is coming June 2! The Hero of Numbani tells the full story behind Efi and Orisa’s heroic origins, offers a glimpse into Talon’s machinations in Numbani, and provides some must-know hints at things to come.