Blizzard has just unveiled the first official screenshots of an upcoming PS3 version of Diablo III which will be based on the PC engine. Also check out the PS3 gameplay trailer which uncovers first look to the running version of Blizzard's studio 2012 bestseller.
Blizzard rolled out the next chapter of the StarCraft saga, with StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm. The expansion pack went online today, and is being offered in Standard (just the game), Deluxe (four goodies), and Collector's (paraphernalia) editions.
In preparation for the release of the new area The Thunder King in the upcoming 5.2 patch for World of Warcraft, Blizzard has announced on their site that they will be selling all of the World of Warcraft games for 50% or more until February 25th, 2013.
In a blog on the official Starcraft II site, Blizzard has announced that in preparation for the launch of the game, the public beta test for Starcraft II: Heart of the Swarm will be coming to an end on March 1st, 2013 .A private beta will continue until launch.
In a stunning revelation on the official Diablo III forums, Community Manager Lylirra has announced that they will be renaming the new upcoming feature in the 1.07 patch release from dueling to brawling. They are stating player feedback as the reason.
In their recently released financial statement, Activision Blizzard announced better than expected fourth quarter and full year results. The company pulled in over $4.8 billion dollars in net revenue for 2012 and had a 4Q net profit of 1.7 billion dollars.
In another cinematic trailer release today, Blizzard presents us with the opening cinematic for Starcraft II: Heart of the Swarm. The next installment of the game is set for release on March 12, 2013 and is wildly anticipated by Starcraft players all over the world.
In a blog entry on the official website, Diablo III Senior Technical Game Designer, Wyatt Chang, dropped all the details on what would be coming to the Public Test Realm (PTR) in the upcoming 1.07 patch. Players will be able to duel each other for bragging rights.
In late October, Hurricane Sandy devastated portions of the United States east coast which left many people in very desperate straights. Blizzard Entertainment came to their aid and raised over $2.3 million in aid to help those hit hardest by the storm.
In preparation for the upcoming launch of the book, The Art of Blizzard, they have announced an upcoming event at Gallery Nucleus in Alhambra, CA where people can view the artwork, mingle with artists, and get their hands on a copy of the book early.