Blizzcon Archives

BlizzCon 2019 Will Host The "Hearthstone" Global Finals
Big news this weekend out of Blizzard as they have announced the Hearthstone Global Finals will officially take place at BlizzCon 2019 The company will be holding the event this November where eight players will compete at the Anaheim Convention Center for a $500k prize pool, the trophy, and the title of Hearthstone World Champion[...]
Tickets to BlizzCon 2019 Go on Sale May 4th
Blizzard Entertainment is returning with BlizzCon 2019 at the Anaheim Convention Center November 1st and 2nd this year Tickets to BlizzCon 2019 will go on sale in two waves, the first on may 4th, the second on May 8th. This year, the con is changing things up a bit with more active hall space at the[...]
Not So Shocking: South Korea Wins Third Overwatch World Cup
You can check out the entire Overwatch World Cup finals match below via Twitch. #gallery-1 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 33%; } #gallery-1 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-1 .gallery-caption { margin-left: 0; } /* see gallery_shortcode() in wp-includes/media.php */ credit//Robert Paul for Blizzard Entertainment credit//Robert Paul for Blizzard Entertainment credit//Robert Paul for Blizzard Entertainment credit//Robert Paul for Blizzard Entertainment credit//Robert Paul for Blizzard Entertainment credit//Robert[...]
30 AMAZING Cosplay Photos from BlizzCon by DTJAAAAM
Blizzard's annual BlizzCon is happening right now at the Anaheim Convention Center, and the cosplay is ON POINT. Here's a gallery of 30 incredible cosplay photos from our friend photographer DTJAAAAM, aka David Ngo: #gallery-1 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 33%; } #gallery-1 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-1 .gallery-caption { margin-left: 0; } /* see gallery_shortcode() in wp-includes/media.php */ BlizzCon continues[...]
Hearthstone Announces Rastakhan's Rumble During BlizzCon
After a bit of a technical hiccup during the BlizzCon opening ceremony, Hearthstone announced a new expansion coming in December Rastakhan's Rumble will be coming to the game on December 4th as the last addition to the Year of the Raven that will add a few new elements to the game and change a few[...]
Blizzard Releases Details About Warcraft III Reforged at BlizzCon
During BlizzCon's opening ceremony, the Classic Games division unveiled a number of details surrounding the upcoming release of Warcraft III Reforged The company showed off some new trailers and footage that highlighted the new art and animations, the 62 single-player missions, a refreshed user interface, the overhauled World Editor, and the incorporation of Battle.net integration[...]
Blizzard Announces Diablo Immortal for Mobile at BlizzCon
During the Diablo portion of BlizzCon's opening ceremony, the company announced that they were releasing a new mobile game called Diablo Immortal The game is a mobile MMO Action RPG that will be free to download on iOS and Android devices, and we're guessing like a lot of mobile games, will have microtransactions to fuel the fire[...]
Destiny 2: Warmind
If you happened to be on Battle.net this afternoon during the BlizzCon opening Ceremony, you might have seen a nice surprise from Destiny 2 From now until November 18th, Blizzard and Bungie are making the primary version of Destiny 2 free to download and play That is quite the deal for a game still getting[...]
Overwatch
The Overwatch team made it sound like nothing awesome was going to happen at this year's BlizzCon, and we should have known better While we didn't get any new maps or features, we did get a new animated short called "Reunion" starring McCree, and the introduction of the 29th hero, Ashe Ashe is basically a[...]
Blizzard Introduces Orphea in Heroes of the Storm at Blizzcon
During BlizzCon today, the company introduced a brand new hero to Heroes of the Storm, featuring a new dead magic user called Orphea. Orphea is the Heir of the Raven Court and daughter of the Raven Lord, whom you'll see her battle int he reveal trailer below Her magic looks pretty awesome as a type of[...]
Overwatch main logo
Yesterday, Blizzard released the latest Overwatch Developer Update video as a prelude to BlizzCon, but we didn't get as much as we hoped The latest developer update has Jeff Kaplan going over some cool things that are being added to the game, such as hero buffs and a new camera option (which we'll discuss in[...]
Diablo III
It looks like we may be getting a Diablo game reveal at BlizzCon this year if you believe the rumor mill But this one has a bit of steam behind it Social media is a buzz today as several people have discovered a panel at BlizzCon 2018 called "Diablo: What's Next", scheduled for Friday, November[...]
Overwatch
As is customary, a new Overwatch skin is coming as part of the BlizzCon Virtual ticket, this time Sombra getting a Diablo-inspired Demon Hunter skin. Some of my favorite Overwatch skins are those that mix the worlds of other Blizzard properties into the game of heroes Doomfist's Blackhand and Torbjorn's Magnus are excellent, with plenty of[...]
RT Docs Tackles Cosplay: An Interview With Jessica Nigri
The latest subject to be added to their library is Jessica Nigri, probably one of the most famous cosplayers on the planet as they discuss her life story while she builds her costume for this past year's BlizzCon We had a chance to chat with Nigri about Becoming Jessica Nigri and her experience filming it. Jessica Nigri credit//Rooster[...]
40 Of BlizzCon's Saturday Cosplay Highlights
BlizzCon 2017 in the record books, and the doors are closed at the Anaheim Convention Center Throughout the weekend there's been Blizzard, Disney, and Cosplay everywhere we turn.  We've been finding some pretty epic cosplay throughout the  weekend, and one of our favorite cosplay photographers, David Ngo, better known as DTJAAAAM was on the scene. He's been shooting[...]