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Feb 2, 2010 World of Warcraft App on Facebook Now Available

Share your proudest in-game moments with your real-world friends online with the new World of Warcraft Armory application on Facebook. The app lets you create a custom feed of your characters' activity straight from the Armory, share it with the Facebook community, and view your friends' characters - all on Facebook. Once you've set up the app and linked it to your account, your Facebook identity will be associated with up to five characters of your choosing, and the app will generate automatic updates for your accomplishments, such as level gains, achievements, boss kills, and so on. For more information on how the app works, along with some helpful privacy tips, check out the FAQ.

Feb 2, 2010 World of Warcraft Headset Pre-Orders

Creative Labs has announced that a limited number of Sound Blaster World of Warcraft Wireless Headsets are now available for pre-order at www.amazon.com for $159.99. The World of Warcraft Wireless headset features two sets of interchangeable graphic headset lenses, custom World of Warcraft-themed voice presets, advanced uncompressed wireless technology and THX TruStudio PC audio technology. For more information on the Sound Blaster World of Warcraft Headset, visit www.soundblaster.com.

Jan 29, 2010 New Account Security Awareness Webpage

Protecting the citizens of Azeroth is extremely important to us. Our new Battle.net Account Security Awareness page provides helpful advice on what you can do to safeguard your computer, how to spot scams, info on the adverse effects of buying gold, and tried-and-true methods to help prevent account compromises.

Jan 28, 2010 New StarCraft Fan Art

The Blizzard Fan Art Section has been updated with two new artwork from StarCraft.

Jan 27, 2010 New Fan Art
The Blizzard Fan Art Section has been updated with 12 new artwork from World of Warcraft.
Jan 22, 2010 Holiday Fan Art Calendar Contest
Time is winding down on the Holiday Fan Art Calendar contest, but it's not over yet! We're inviting players to create a piece of artwork that helps us set the tone for each month and season, using any major in-game holiday as inspiration. Here's your chance to get a piece of art in the 2011 World of Warcraft calendar, and one lucky grand prize winner will also receive a Wacom Cintiq 12WX digital input tablet (the same kind used by many of our very own Blizzard Entertainment artists) to take his or her art to the next level.

The contest ends February 8, 2010, so get into the spirit of your favorite in-game holiday and let your cup of creativity flow over! See the contest page for full details.

Jan 21, 2010 New Fan Art
The Blizzard Fan Art Section has been updated with 3 new artwork from World of Warcraft.
Jan 21, 2010 Hoist a Legendary Horde or Alliance Stein!
Taverncraft has just announced the opportunity to pre-order limited-edition signed and numbered Blood of the Horde and Alliance United Legendary Collection World of Warcraft steins. Each fine-grain stoneware stein features bas-relief sculpting, exclusive gold highlights throughout the image and handle, and an 18k gold-plated sculpted pewter lid. These steins will be limited to only 999 of each design, and are available to pre-order exclusively at http://wowsteins.com. Taverncraft's previous signed, limited-edition stein, Rise of the Lich King, sold out months ago, so don't delay in placing your pre-order.
Jan 15, 2010 New StarCraft Short Story: Mothership
We've just released a new StarCraft short story that sheds more light on one of the greatest triumphs of protoss engineering: the mothership.

After waking from a centuries-long sleep, the creator of the first protoss motherships returns to find that even in the face of a much changed galaxy, his own past is still unwilling to let go of him.

Check out the latest StarCraft short story, "Mothership."

Jan 13, 2010 New Fan Art
The Blizzard Fan Art Section has been updated with 3 new artwork from World of Warcraft.