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BlizzCon
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BlizzCon® 2018 – Third Ticket Sale Added!

Hoping to attend BlizzCon this year but didn’t manage to snag a ticket during the first two sales? You’re in luck—a third ticket sale is scheduled for Saturday, August 18 at 10 a.m. PDT.
StarCraft II
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StarCraft II 4.5.0 Patch Notes

We’re getting ready to launch the next War Chest with Patch 4.5.0
wcs
Aug 5

The Best in the World Wins at GSL vs. The World

The thrilling conclusion to the all-star event could be a tectonic shift in the WCS power structure.
StarCraft II
Jul 31

New Versus Maps for Season 3, 2018

The maps for the next season are now available!
wcs
Jul 31

GSL vs. The World Viewer’s Guide

The star-studded event should offer the best international action this side of BlizzCon.
StarCraft II
Jul 23

Celebrating StarCraft II’s Eighth Anniversary

Eight years of the best community and we’re still going strong.
wcs
Jul 20

Midgame Moves: How to See It Coming

WCS caster Rotterdam reveals how he spots a player’s upcoming transition.
wcs
Jul 19

Midgame Moves: Transitioning Out of Cheese

For those times when you can’t get away with cheap tactics.
wcs
Jul 18

Inside the Championship: Serral at WCS Valencia

The Zerg superstar was hardly touched—but when he was, a few patterns emerged.
wcs
Jul 18

Midgame Moves: Know When to Secure Your Expansion

Timing really is everything when it comes to chasing more minerals and gas.
StarCraft II
Jul 17

StarCraft II 4.4.1 Patch Notes

Patch 4.4.1 brings bug fixes for Co-op Missions and more.
wcs
Jul 17

Midgame Moves: Taking Time between Games to Review

Slow down to appreciate the roots of your win or loss.
wcs
Jul 16

Midgame Moves: The Surprise Tech Switch

Catching your opponent off-guard can make all the difference.
wcs
Jul 9

WCS Valencia Viewer’s Guide

The talent, the times and the streams in your language are all here.
StarCraft II
Jun 19

StarCraft II 4.4.0 Patch Notes

Our latest patch brings our newest Co-op Mission as well as Co-op Balance changes.
StarCraft II
Jun 19

New Co-op Mission: Cradle of Death

Adapted from TheSkunk’s Rock the Cabinet submission, Cradle of Death is live in patch 4.4.0
StarCraft II
May 30

StarCraft II 4.3.2 Patch Notes

Patch 4.3.2 is now live, and check out the details here!
StarCraft II
May 25

You Could Cast the Open Qualifiers for WCS Challenger Season 2!

Find out how you can cast the upcoming WCS matches!
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.
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 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 10:00 a.m. PDT.
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 Wednesday at 5 p.m. PDT. We caught up with Geoff and Dan to find out more.
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.
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 9 and Saturday, May 12, 2018.