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Aug 6, 2009 University Relations Events Calendar
Blizzard Entertainment's university relations team will be visiting college campuses this fall to discuss internship and new graduate opportunities. Please check the university relations page for more information: www.blizzard.com/ur.
Aug 6, 2009 Choose a Champion Contest

Think you know who will win the StarCraft, Warcraft, and World of Warcraft tournaments at BlizzCon 2009? Intel is running a contest where you can put your predictive powers to good use.

Visit http://scoop.intel.com/blizzcon.php to get details on how you can register to "Choose a Champion." Participants who choose the tournament winners correctly have the opportunity to win one of three ASUS G50VT gaming laptops. Entry closes August 21, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. (PST).

Aug 5, 2009 New Fan Art
The Blizzard Fan Art Section has been updated with 3 new artwork from World of Warcraft.

Aug 4, 2009 BlizzCon On-Site Contest Sign-Ups
You can now sign up for our on-site BlizzCon contests by visiting the BlizzCon Contest page. The Dance, Soundalike, and Costume contests will be taking place live on-stage August 21 at BlizzCon. If you wish to take part in these contests it's important you sign up now, before the event. We'll be emailing registered participants before the event with more information on what do once they reach the convention center. Visit the BlizzCon Contest page to read the rules and sign up now!
Jul 30, 2009 New StarCraft Fan Art
The Blizzard Fan Art Section has been updated with one new artwork from StarCraft.

Jul 30, 2009 BlizzCon Tournament Coverage Streaming

We are pleased to announce that this year, for the first time, all of our streaming tournament coverage for BlizzCon will be available in both high-resolution and low-resolution formats, and you can choose whichever fits your available bandwidth. The BlizzCon website will host one stream featuring StarCraft and Warcraft III events and another dedicated to World of Warcraft. As in previous years, all of this streaming tournament coverage will be provided free of charge. Be sure to tune in to find out which teams and players are the best in the world by visiting the BlizzCon site on August 21 and 22.

To clarify, the tournament coverage streams are free, but to watch panels, see new announcements as they are made, or receive the in-game pet, you will need to order the Pay Per View Internet stream.

Jul 29, 2009 New Fan Art
The Blizzard Fan Art Section has been updated with 3 new artwork by breathing2004 from World of Warcraft.

Jul 29, 2009 BlizzCon 2009 Internet Stream Rebroadcasts Planned
In addition to the live Pay Per View Internet stream of BlizzCon 2009, rebroadcasts will be available for those who tune in after the show has begun. Rebroadcasts will be available during and directly following the show, giving viewers the control to watch BlizzCon at their convenience. Access to the rebroadcasts is included with the purchase of access to the Internet stream at no additional charge.

Don't miss out; visit here for more information on the Internet stream.
Jul 24, 2009 New Diablo Fan Art
The Blizzard Fan Art Section has been updated with one new artwork from Diablo.

Jul 23, 2009 Alienware BlizzCon 2009 Ticket Giveaway

Alienware is providing one more chance at a pair of tickets to BlizzCon 2009. Visit their site to register for a chance to win, and to check out their back-to-school specials on gaming hardware. No purchase is necessary to enter.

Be sure to check out the rules and conditions for details on the sweepstakes, and register before July 31.