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Jul 12, 2010 Join the Dominion: Voting Now Open
The StarCraft II Propaganda Poster Contest submissions are in, and now we need your help picking the winner. Visit the propaganda art gallery and click the Facebook Like button to vote for your favorite entries. We'll be taking votes until July 15, and the poster with the most Likes wins!
Jul 12, 2010 Original Art Posters Now Available
PrintWarcraft.com now offers a variety of World of Warcraft artwork as high-quality poster prints. You can choose from favorites including art from past content updates, a Cataclysm piece featuring Deathwing, and more. Also available will be two brand-new posters never before seen --Troll Propaganda and Operation: Gnomeregan. These posters are can be ordered now at PrintWarcraft.com
Jul 10, 2010 New Hyperion Preview
For our latest preview, we've climbed aboard the Hyperion to give you a sneak peak at some of the features that will be available within the single-player campaign for StarCraft II: The Wings of Liberty. Come aboard and learn more about Mercenaries, the Armory, and the Laboratory here.
Jul 8, 2010 New Concept Art
Our Concept Art gallery has been updated with two new pieces.
Jul 8, 2010 New Fan Art
The Blizzard Fan Art Section has been updated with 4 new pieces of fan artwork set within the Warcraft universe.
Jul 2, 2010 Frostmourne Replica Retires -- 1500 Remain
To celebrate the anniversary of Warcraft III's North American release in July of 2002, Blizzard Entertainment and Epic Weapons are offering one final run of 1,500 Frostmourne replicas, closing the global edition size at 6,500. In addition, the first 100 people to purchase both the sword and its epic ice shard stand will get a $100 discount. Head on over to Epic Weapons now for one last chance to wield power eternal.
Jul 2, 2010 Pre-BlizzCon Custom Apparel Sale
BlizzCon is a great opportunity to meet up with online friends and guildmates, and now you can create and order custom World of Warcraft gear to wear to the event. BlizzCon attendees who order customized World of Warcraft apparel from SwagDog will receive a 25% discount off the purchase price.This promotion will run through September 15, and all orders must be submitted by noon EST on September 15 to guarantee shipment and delivery in time for BlizzCon. To order, visit http://www.swagdog.com/armoryinterface.aspx and enter your BlizzCon Ticket Store order number in the coupon section during checkout.
Jun 30, 2010 New Fan Art
The Blizzard Fan Art Section has been updated with 4 new pieces of fan artwork set within the Warcraft universe.
Jun 30, 2010 World of Warcraft: Cataclysm Beta Now Live
The World of Warcraft: Cataclysm beta test is live, and we've begun the process of issuing invitations to selected participants! Week by week, as the beta test progresses, we will continue adding new World of Warcraft: Cataclysm playtesters.To opt in for Blizzard Entertainment beta tests, you must create a beta profile using the Beta Profile Settings option located in the "Manage My Games" section of your Battle.net Account Management page.

Please note that players selected via the opt-in system do not receive beta keys. Rather, your account will be flagged automatically and an email will be sent to you. Simply log in to your account by visiting http://battle.net when you receive a beta welcome notice and check your "Manage My Games" section to verify that the beta client is available for download. Be careful when reading emails claiming to be beta invites. Scam emails often use clickable links to gather your account information, so the safest practice is to go to http://battle.net to check on your beta invitation status. If you would like tips on how to arm yourself against phishing attempts, head over to the Battle.net Account Security page.

You can find the Cataclysm Beta forums here. Keep in mind that these forums are open to the public, but only those invited into the test environment will be able to post. Check out the full announcement for the beta test here, and stay tuned for more exciting news about World of Warcraft: Cataclysm. See you in Azeroth!
Jun 30, 2010 Diablo II 10-Year Anniversary
Join us in celebrating the 10-year anniversary of Diablo II with a brief look back at this genre-defining action RPG. Visit the Diablo II anniversary page by clicking here.