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May 7, 2010 Blizzard in Polish!
In keeping with our effort to grow and support our global gaming community, we're happy to announce that Blizzard.com is now available in the Polish language! Visit Blizzard.com po polsku. Do diabła, najwyższy czas!*
*Hell, it's about time!
May 6, 2010 New Concept Art
Our Concept Art gallery has been updated with two new pieces from the Warcraft universe.
May 5, 2010 New Fan Art
The Blizzard Fan Art Section has been updated with 4 new artwork from World of Warcraft.
May 5, 2010 Connect with Your Friends Using Real ID
We've just released a new preview of our upcoming Real ID feature, a new, optional way to connect with your friends on the revamped Battle.net. When you and a friend agree to become Real ID friends, you'll have access to a number of options designed to enrich your social gaming experience, including cross-game chat, broadcast messages, the ability to keep in contact with your friends without having to keep track of their different characters across realms or across games, and much more. Check out our new Real ID page here.
May 5, 2010 Battle.net Facebook Integration
The action taking place on the battlefield is just one part of the StarCraft II experience -- we're also working to make sure that you can easily connect, communicate, and play with your friends. To help accomplish that, the new version of Battle.net will offer integration with Facebook. This new functionality will start off by allowing you to quickly import Facebook friends into your Battle.net friends list, and additional features will be added over time. For more information, check out the official announcement.
May 3, 2010 StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty in Stores July 27
The time for galactic warfare is almost at hand. StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty will warp into stores throughout the world starting on July 27, and the epic conflict between the protoss, terrans, and zerg will take up right where it left off in StarCraft: Brood War. See the press release for further details, and prepare yourself for battle.
Apr 29, 2010 Real-world Epic Loot Drops
SteelSeries and J!NX have grouped up for three weeks of World of Warcraft giveaways. You can enter to win a prize pack of World of Warcraft peripherals, apparel, and more sure to make you the envy of your fellow players. Just visit the J!NX and SteelSeries Facebook fan pages to enter! The contests run 4/29-5/19.
Apr 29, 2010 New Concept Art
Our Concept Art gallery has been updated with two new pieces from the Warcraft universe.
Apr 29, 2010 New Fan Art
The Blizzard Fan Art Section has been updated with 4 new artwork from World of Warcraft.
Apr 23, 2010 New Concept Art Gallery
We're pleased to announce the grand opening of our new Concept Art gallery, highlighting the myriad characters, environments, and other artwork we create during the development of our games. We plan to update this page regularly with a wide variety of never-before-seen pieces of art reaching all the way back to Blizzard’s early days, so be sure to check back often!