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Apr 7, 2010 Holiday Fan Art Calendar Contest Winners
'Tis the season to announce the winners of our first Holiday Fan Art Calendar Contest! After receiving many creative and inspired submissions from around the world, we've chosen the very best of the best works of art that captured the spirit of Azeroth's various and sundry seasonal events. Congrats to our grand-prize winner, Sumeet Lall, and to our eleven runners-up. Sumeet will receive a Wacom Cintiq 12WX pen input tablet, and all of the winners' artwork will be featured in the 2011 World of Warcraft Daily Calendar.

You can check out a list of all the winners and their entries in our gallery here.
Apr 6, 2010 New Diablo Fan Art

The Blizzard Fan Art Section has been updated with three new artwork from Diablo.

Apr 5, 2010 StarCraft II Video Contest
We are pleased to announce the first-ever open submission StarCraft II video contest. The time of the cinematically-gifted StarCraft player has come. Direct, star in, choreograph, machina-ize, and generally get creative with the universe you've played in for so long. As long as it's in video format (and PG-13), the sky is the limit! A few of the best moviemakers may just film their way into some fantastic prizes like a new Samsung television and an Alienware Monitor OptX 3D LCD with NVIDIA 3D Vision Kit. Want to know more? Click here.
Apr 2, 2010 April Fools!

We hope you enjoyed our April Fools' Day jokes this year! If you missed them, check out this year's pranks:

And so, the Blizzard Joke Squad go galumphing back whence they came, hiding amid the slithy toves that gyre and gimble in the wabe, busily plotting and scheming for the future. See you again next year!

Mar 30, 2010 New Diablo Fan Art

The Blizzard Fan Art Section has been updated with three new artwork from Diablo.

Mar 27, 2010 New StarCraft Fan Art
The Blizzard Fan Art Section has been updated with 3 new artwork from StarCraft.
Mar 25, 2010 BlizzCon 2010 Announced!
If you've been holding your breath waiting to find out when and where the next BlizzCon would be held, then... you've probably passed out by now. But if you've just been patiently watching for an announcement, then we've got good news for you: BlizzCon will be returning to the Anaheim Convention Center on Friday, October 22 through Saturday, October 23! Just as in years past, BlizzCon 2010 will feature an exciting mix of discussion panels, tournaments, hands-on gameplay, contests, and much more. Check out the announcement press release, and keep an eye on www.blizzcon.com in the months ahead for further details, including ticketing information.
Mar 24, 2010 New Fan Art
The Blizzard Fan Art Section has been updated with 3 new artwork from World of Warcraft.
Mar 22, 2010 World of Warcraft Wireless Headset In Stores Now
The Sound Blaster World of Warcraft Wireless Headset from Creative Labs is now available throughout North America, Europe, and Asia. The headset features a slick design with built-in headset controls, illuminated Horde and Alliance glyphs, advanced 2.4GHZ wireless technology, THX Tru Studio PC audio, and more. For more information, visit the Sound Blaster website, or check out what the critics are saying over at Tom's Guide, PC World, and IGN.
Mar 18, 2010 New Fan Art
The Blizzard Fan Art Section has been updated with 3 new artwork from World of Warcraft.