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BlizzCon
Sep 11

Tune In to the BlizzCon 2017 Pre-Show Livestream Event on September 13!

BlizzCon 2017 is just two months away—but we’re already gearing up to get the party started! Join co-hosts Michele Morrow, Alex Albrecht, and Malik Forté LIVE on September 13 at 12pm PT to kick off the BlizzCon 2017 season and reveal what’s in store for this year’s Virtual Ticket holders.
e-sports
Sep 5

HGC Weekly Digest: First Finals Team Locked

The first team to attend the HGC Finals has been decided for Southeast Asia.
BlizzCon
Apr 11

BlizzCon Benefit Dinner Tickets On Sale Wednesday

Tickets to this year’s BlizzCon Benefit Dinner go on sale Wednesday, April 12 at 7:00 p.m. through www.universe.com/blizzcon2017, with proceeds benefiting Children's Hospital of Orange County (CHOC).
BlizzCon
Apr 7

Second Batch of BlizzCon Tickets On Sale Saturday

The second batch of BlizzCon 2017 tickets will go on sale Saturday, April 8 at 10:00 a.m. PDT through Universe. Visit www.universe.com/blizzcon2017 for a chance to grab one!
BlizzCon
Apr 6

First Batch of BlizzCon Tickets Sold Out

The first batch of BlizzCon 2017 tickets is sold out, but you’ll have another chance this Saturday, April 8 at 10:00 a.m. PDT.
BlizzCon
Apr 3

BlizzCon Textual Attendance – April Fools!

Thanks to everyone who took the time to check out our BlizzCon Textual Attendance April Fools’ Day gag over the weekend.
BlizzCon
Apr 3

BlizzCon Tickets on Sale Wednesday

The first batch of BlizzCon 2017 tickets will go on sale Wednesday, April 5 at 7:00 p.m. PDT through Universe—visit www.universe.com/blizzcon2017 for a chance to buy yours.
BlizzCon
Mar 14

StarCraft II WCS Global Finals at BlizzCon

The 2017 StarCraft II World Championship Series is now underway, and the Global Finals will culminate at BlizzCon November 3–4!
BlizzCon
Mar 14

BlizzCon 2017 Contests – Mixing Things Up

Before you fire up that creativity for the BlizzCon 2017 contests, we just wanted to give you a heads up that some changes are in the works this year.
BlizzCon
Mar 14

BlizzCon® 2017 – Ticket Purchasing Guide

BlizzCon 2017 ticket sales are fast approaching! Check out Universe’s ticket purchasing guide to learn how you can prepare to nab a ticket.
World of Warcraft
Mar 9

WoW® Arena World Championship Finals at BlizzCon

The 2017 World of Warcraft Arena World Championship is gearing up for battle, and the Global Finals will culminate at BlizzCon, taking place November 3-4 at the Anaheim Convention Center! Here's an overview of this year's program.
BlizzCon
Nov 7

2016 BlizzCon Wallpaper Available

We’re happy to present our BlizzCon 2016 Wallpaper! This key art features World of Warcraft, Overwatch, Hearthstone, StarCraft: Legacy of the Void, Diablo III, and Heroes of the storm.
BlizzCon
Nov 6

Esports Champions Crowned at BlizzCon 2016

Our 10th BlizzCon celebration marked the culmination of five esports championships. Please join us in congratulating the winners.
BlizzCon
Nov 6

Heroes Esports: Ballistix Gaming Wins Fall Championship

After a surprising upset in the semifinal between Fnatic and MVP Black, Fnatic and Ballistix clashed in a best-of-five grand finals for the history books.
BlizzCon
Nov 6

StarCraft II Esports: The Triumphant Return of ByuN

The WCS Global Finals came to a close today, and ByuN, returning from an extended hiatus, has been crowned champion.
BlizzCon
Nov 6

Hearthstone Esports: Pavel Wins All-Europe Final

Pavel defeats DrHippi in memorable six-game series to win the Hearthstone World Championship at BlizzCon.
BlizzCon
Nov 5

WoW Arena Esports: Splyce, Undisputed, Wins Another One

Splyce becomes the first team to win back-to-back World Championships at BlizzCon.
BlizzCon
Nov 5

Overwatch World Cup: South Korea Unbeaten, Claims Gold

Some of the tournament’s top teams took their best shots at South Korea, but Sweden, Russia, and USA all fell to superior strategies and tactics.
BlizzCon
Nov 5

Heroes of the Storm Esports: Teams from Europe and Korea Fill Semifinals

After a day of intense competition that ended in spectacular fashion, the four semifinal spots were claimed by Team Dignitas, MVP Black, Fnatic, and Ballistix.
BlizzCon
Nov 5

Overwatch World Cup: South Korea and Russia for Final Clash

The quarterfinal and semifinal rounds of the global tournament saw fan favorites fall and new Overwatch powers emerge.
BlizzCon
Nov 5

StarCraft II Esports: Fall of the Protoss

Following a few BlizzCon Day 1 upsets and some of the finest gameplay we’ve seen all year, we’re down to the final four.
BlizzCon
Nov 5

WoW Arena Esports: Splyce and Method NA Stand Unopposed

After an action-packed first day of BlizzCon competition, the finalists gear up for an exciting NA vs EU showdown.
BlizzCon
Nov 5

Hearthstone Esports: Americas Falter, Europe Returns to Form, Asia and China Stay Strong

After an eventful and exciting BlizzCon Day 1 at the Tavern, only four players remain in the Hearthstone World Championship.
Heroes of the Storm
Nov 4

New Heroes and More Announced at BlizzCon 2016!

The Opening Ceremony at BlizzCon 2016 just wrapped up, and this year’s community celebration is now well under way! Read within for more details about everything we revealed this morning.
Diablo III
Nov 4

Restoring the Balance—Necromancer Overview

Balance your questions and answers with this helpful overview of the upcoming Necromancer class.
BlizzCon
Nov 2

BlizzCon 2016 Talent Contest Spotlight

Meet the rap group, rock band, acoustic set, and boogying band of sisters competing in this year’s BlizzCon Talent Contest.
BlizzCon
Nov 1

Overwatch World Cup: Expectations Mostly Hold but Spain Proves to be Elite

Three teams finished with perfect records, a thrilling tiebreaker settled Group D, and the Overwatch World Cup officially has a pecking order heading into the knockout round at BlizzCon.
BlizzCon
Nov 1

BlizzCon 2016 Badge Pickup and Store Hours

BlizzCon is just a few days away! Find out where to pick up your badges on Thursday, and learn about some changes to this year’s BlizzCon Store to make things more convenient.
BlizzCon
Nov 1

Hearthstone Esports: Quarterfinalists Emerge From Opening Week

After an Opening Week of memorable matches and some surprising results, eight worthy competitors have secured their spots on the BlizzCon stage.
BlizzCon
Oct 31

StarCraft II Esports: The Most Diverse WCS Global Finals Ever

It's anyone's tournament as, emerging from Opening Week, there are no clear favorites to take it all in this year's WCS Global Finals.