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Apr 10, 2017 UT Arlington Goes Flawless to Win Heroes of the Dorm

After coming up just short last year, the team from the University of Texas at Arlington bounced back in 2017, going an unprecedented 29-0 in all games to win Heroes of the Dorm in convincing fashion. The University of Nevada, Las Vegas played host to an epic event that brought out the best in collegiate esports and rewarded the UT Arlington team with free tuition for the rest of their college careers. See the press release for more details.

Apr 6, 2017 Azeroth’s Finest Explorers Embark on Journey to Un’Goro™

Adventurers from across Azeroth today embarked on their boldest expedition yet—the latest Hearthstone® expansion, Journey to Un’Goro™, is now live! As you venture through this prehistoric crater, you’ll encounter ancient elementals, frightening flora, and ferocious dinosaurs that can adapt to any threat—all as you search for 135 new cards, including the new legendary Quest cards. Peruse the press release and make your way to www.ungoro.com for further details.

Mar 28, 2017 New Premium Collectibles Line Established

Loot hoarders and treasure seekers rejoice—Blizzard today announced the creation of Blizzard Collectibles, a new line of premium statues, replicas, and artwork designed and produced directly by Blizzard. The line launches with multiple existing pieces, and starting today, players can preorder the brand-new statue of Overwatch’s Widowmaker at www.gear.blizzard.com/blizzard-collectibles. Read the press release for further details.

Mar 26, 2017 StarCraft: Remastered Announced
One of the greatest real-time strategy games of all time has evolved! Blizzard announced the forthcoming release of StarCraft: Remastered, a reverently crafted modernization of the original award-winning classic, at a recent event in Korea. See the release for full details.
Mar 14, 2017 11th BlizzCon Taking Over Anaheim November 3-4

Grab your buddies, pack your best cosplay, and get ready to head to BlizzCon! The gaming convention is returning to the Anaheim Convention Center Friday, November 3 and Saturday, November 4, 2017. Tickets will go on sale in two batches on April 5 and April 8, along with Benefit Dinner tickets going on sale April 12. For more details, see the BlizzCon press release or visit BlizzCon.com.

Feb 27, 2017 Preparations Begin for a Journey to Un’Goro™

Get ready to discover a land of primordial wonder in the next Hearthstone® expansion, Journey to Un’Goro™, commencing in April. On this expedition through Azeroth’s prehistoric crater, you’ll encounter ancient elementals, frightening flora, and ferocious dinosaurs that can adapt to any threat—all while unearthing 135 new cards, including the new legendary Quest cards. Read the press release for further details.

Feb 8, 2017 Mischief Raises Over $2.5 Million for Make-A-Wish®

Thanks to the generosity of World of Warcraft players across the planet, we've raised more than $2.5 million to benefit Make-A-Wish® through December’s Mischief pet adoption fundraiser! See today’s blog post to learn more.

Jan 25, 2017 Blizzard & Facebook Team Up for Heroes of the Dorm
Heroes of the Dorm is back for 2017, and Blizzard and Facebook are working together to deliver an unprecedented global real-time connected viewing experience for the tournament. See today’s press release to learn more—and sign up to participate at www.heroesofthedorm.com!
Dec 8, 2016 Blizzard Entertainment Establishes Book-Publishing Label

Those seeking rare tomes and new experiences alike are in luck—Blizzard today announced the creation of Blizzard Publishing, a book-publishing label dedicated to developing and releasing new titles, such as the World of Warcraft Adult Coloring Book, in a variety of formats, as well as reissuing out-of-print titles from the company’s backlog of award-winning books.

Dec 1, 2016 Watch Yer Back—Mean Streets of Gadgetzan Now Live!

Calling all smugglers, assassins, and ne’er-do-wells—Mean Streets of Gadgetzan, the newest Hearthstone® expansion, is now live! Starting today, players around the world can call upon the city’s three main crime families for backup as they work to earn a lavish cache of 132 new cards, including the game-changing new “tri-class” cards. To learn more, read the press release and visit playhearthstone.com.