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BlizzCon
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Check Out StarCraft VODs from BlizzCon with the Virtual Ticket

From the earliest days creating the original StarCraft and Brood War to the future of StarCraft II, relive some of the most epic StarCraft moments from BlizzCon 2017 with the Virtual Ticket.
StarCraft II
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StarCraft II 4.0 Patch Notes

StarCraft II is now free to play! Read on for the full set of changes plus the new Co-op Missions content.
Inside Blizzard
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Blizzard Battle.net® Will Begin Conversion To Local Currency in Canada, Japan, and New Zealand on November 16

Blizzard Battle.net® users in Canada, Japan, and New Zealand will see prices and account balances switch to local currency starting November 16
StarCraft II
Nov 3

StarCraft II Going Free-To-Play, Explained

It’s really happening. The StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty campaign, ranked multiplayer ladder, and Co-Op Commanders will soon be available for everyone for free.
StarCraft II
Nov 1

WCS Global Finals: Survival Guide

Witness the conclusion of the 2017 WCS Season live at BlizzCon.
BlizzCon
Oct 31

Grab Your Epic BlizzCon® 2017 Goody Bag

Mark BlizzCon 2017 in style with this year’s BlizzCon Goody Bag, packed with Blizzard collectibles.
World of Warcraft
Oct 31

2017 Pumpkin Contest Winners

The winners of this year's pumpkin-carving contest have been chosen -- and they're monstrously spectacular. We'd like to thank everyone who participated this year, and we can't wait to see your mad scientist skills in action again next time around. Check out all of the creepy, incredible, and creative winning pumpkins here.
BlizzCon
Oct 26

Your BlizzCon 2017 Community Night Host…and Judges!

Community Night takes place Friday night, and this year, we’re doing something a little different: the BlizzCon Talent Contest will be judged live by a trio of special guests!
StarCraft II
Oct 26

Survival Guide: WCS Global Finals, Round of 16

The WCS Global Finals begins this weekend with the Round of 16 at Opening Week!
BlizzCon
Oct 26

Download the 2017 BlizzCon® Mobile App Now

Level up your BlizzCon 2017 experience with BlizzCon Mobile—whether you’re on the show floor or watching with the Virtual Ticket!
wcs
Oct 23

Ultimate Title Fight: Bisu vs. Jaedong

Two of the best players in Brood War history will do battle on the StarCraft stage.
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 23

Fresh Viewing Options for Esports

Watching every game of every match at BlizzCon will be easier than ever in 2017.
StarCraft II
Oct 19

New Ladder Maps for 2017 Season 4

Here is a preview of the map pool for 2017 Season 4 including four entirely new maps.
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.
Heroes of the Storm
Oct 16

2017 Halloween Pumpkin Carving Contest

The Halloween season has finally arrived, and we’re ready to cut straight to the heart of the holiday.
StarCraft II
Oct 13

StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void Patch 3.19.1

This fast patch brings a few updates and addresses bugs in the Custom and Multiplayer.
BlizzCon
Oct 12

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

The BlizzCon map has now been posted—start exploring the convention center, then check out the schedule to plan your strategy.
StarCraft II
Oct 10

StarCraft II Legacy of the Void 3.19.0 Patch Notes

We’ve got major updates to the Arcade and Custom games including the return of named lobbies in patch 3.19.0.
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.
StarCraft II
Oct 9

Patch 3.19 Preview: Arcade Improvements

In Patch 3.19, we are implementing some changes to the UI, particularly focused around the Arcade and Custom Games.
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.
StarCraft II
Oct 5

Announcing the StarCraft II AI Workshop

On November 3 and 4, Blizzard and DeepMind will co-host an invite-only StarCraft II AI Workshop for those in the AI community to collaborate on all things AI.
StarCraft II
Sep 27

2017 GSL Super Tournament 2 Survival Guide

The second GSL Super Tournament has arrived, and for several players, everything is on the line!
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!
StarCraft II
Sep 26

Last Chance to Purchase War Chest

You only have ONE week left to purchase the War Chest to support StarCraft II esports and unlock skins, emotes, sprays, and portraits.