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Sep 3, 2014 Blizzard.com Timeline Updated

We've updated our Timeline. Originally created for our 20th anniversary, the Blizzard Timeline has been extended to the present day. Need to answer those burning questions, such as: "When did I start playing World of Warcraft?" or "When did Warcraft II come out?" Now you can, by exploring the major events in Blizzard company history dating back to 1991. You can find a link to this and other recent updates on our About Blizzard Entertainment page. Have suggestions for other things you'd like to see on Blizzard.com? Email us.

Aug 19, 2014 Diablo III – Ultimate Evil Edition In Stores Now
As Malthael’s shadow looms over the people of Sanctuary, a legion of console gamers stand ready to join the crusade against death. Diablo III: Reaper of Souls – Ultimate Evil Edition is now available for the PlayStation®3, PlayStation®4, Xbox 360®, and Xbox One. Pick up your copy today!
Aug 14, 2014 Warlords of Draenor™ Launches November 13

The Iron Horde is on the march, and the Warlords of Draenor are primed to invade Azeroth on November 13!

Head over to www.worldofwarcraft.com to watch the newly unveiled opening cinematic and get fired up for the coming battle. Then catch the premiere of our new animated lore miniseries, Lords of War, and learn to fear the cruel warlord Kargath Bladefist.
Aug 11, 2014 Live and Breathe Games? Join us!

If you dream about making games, you’re in good company. We’re looking for talented, passionate people with all sorts of skills to join the ranks here at Blizzard.

Visit our revamped careers site to check out the internships and full-time positions we have available all over the world—and to learn more about working at Blizzard and why we love being here.

On the site, you’ll be able to explore:

Jul 22, 2014 Curse of Naxxramas Now Live . . . Er, Undead!

The first wing of Curse of Naxxramas: A Hearthstone Adventure has opened! The Arachnid Quarter, the first of the Adventure’s five sinister wings, is now available—free for a limited time—to all Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft players who step into the necropolis during the Curse of Naxxramas launch event, taking place now through early September. Read the full press release here.

Jul 20, 2014 Blizzard Service Awards Unlocked

The Service Award ceremonies are an important Blizzard tradition that began in 1996. These ceremonies recognize the dedication and commitment demonstrated by those who help Blizzard create the most epic entertainment experiences...ever. Check out our newly updated service awards page, which now features the two-year stein, new five-year swords, fifteen-year rings, and the twenty-year helm!

Want your chance to earn such amazing loot? Get a job at Blizzard Entertainment and start leveling up. Check out our Career Opportunities.

Jul 14, 2014 Diablo® III Headed to Mainland China
Together with our partner NetEase, Inc., today we announced that Blizzard's award-winning action role-playing game Diablo III is making its way to mainland China. With a new batch of heroes on the verge of storming Sanctuary, the legions of the Burning Hells are in store for a whole new round of retribution. To learn more about today's announcement, read the official press release.
Jun 27, 2014 Warlords of Draenor Beta Test Begins
The beta test for World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor has begun, and players from around the world are now being invited to explore the wilds of Tanaan Jungle, start building a Garrison in Frostfire Ridge or Shadowmoon Valley, and rally their allies against the vicious Iron Horde. Opt in now for a chance to participate, and keep an eye on the World of Warcraft website for updates.
May 12, 2014 Diablo III: Ultimate Evil Edition Arrives August 19
The fight to save Sanctuary heads to your favorite console on August 19, when Diablo® III: Reaper of Souls™ – Ultimate Evil Edition™ arrives on PS3™, PS4™, Xbox One, and Xbox 360. This package is filled to the brim with all of the content from the original Diablo III, as well as a treasure trove of exciting new features and updates from the acclaimed Reaper of Souls expansion. For more information, check out the full press release.
Apr 22, 2014 Heroes of the Storm™ Coming to China
Together with our partner NetEase, Inc., we announced that Heroes of the Storm will be heading to mainland China. Unveiled last November at BlizzCon, Heroes of the Storm is Blizzard's upcoming free-to-play, online team brawler featuring iconic heroes from more than 20 years of Blizzard gaming history. To learn more about the game, head over to www.heroesofthestorm.com, and check out the press release to read today’s news.