Neowin News Feed for: Blizzcon https://www.neowin.net/news/tag/blizzcon/ Neowin News Feed for: Blizzcon en-us Neowin Ignition News editor@neowin.net (Managing Editor) developers@neowin.net (Neowin Developers) 5 Neowin.net https://www.neowin.net/images/pegasus/icon.png https://www.neowin.net BlizzCon 2020 canceled, possibly returning early next year https://www.neowin.net/news/blizzcon-2020-canceled-possibly-returning-early-next-year/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2020/05/1590527550_blizzcon_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Due to the current pandemic and following in the footsteps of other events scheduled to take place this year, Activision Blizzard has canceled BlizzCon 2020. It&#039;s likely to return &quot;early next year&quot;. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/blizzcon-2020-canceled-possibly-returning-early-next-year">Read more...</a> florin.bodnarescu@neowin.net (Florin Bodnarescu ) Tue, 26 May 2020 21:54:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/blizzcon-2020-canceled-possibly-returning-early-next-year Diablo IV director addresses fans' concerns about upcoming game https://www.neowin.net/news/diablo-iv-director-addresses-fans-concerns-about-upcoming-game/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2019/11/1573724897_diablo_iv_logo_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Game director for Blizzard&#039;s latest installment in the Diablo series, Luis Barriga, has written a letter to address worries from fans concerning Diablo IV - specifically the itemization and stats. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/diablo-iv-director-addresses-fans-concerns-about-upcoming-game">Read more...</a> namerahs.fatmi@neowin.net (Namerah Saud Fatmi) Thu, 14 Nov 2019 10:46:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/diablo-iv-director-addresses-fans-concerns-about-upcoming-game Overwatch 2 announced at BlizzCon, focused on four-player co-op content https://www.neowin.net/news/overwatch-2-announced-at-blizzcon-focused-on-four-player-co-op-content/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2019/11/1572641547_overwatch2_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Overwatch is getting a sequel, Blizzard Entertainment officially announced today during BlizzCon. Overwatch 2 puts a focus on co-op content, while PVP will have cross-play with the original game. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/overwatch-2-announced-at-blizzcon-focused-on-four-player-co-op-content">Read more...</a> pulasthi.ariyasinghe@neowin.net (Pulasthi Ariyasinghe) Fri, 01 Nov 2019 20:58:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/overwatch-2-announced-at-blizzcon-focused-on-four-player-co-op-content Diablo IV announced at BlizzCon, releasing for PC, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4 https://www.neowin.net/news/diablo-iv-announced-at-blizzcon-releasing-for-pc-xbox-one-and-playstation-4/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2019/11/1572633101_diabloiv_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Blizzard began its Opening Ceremony at BlizzCon today by announcing Diablo IV, the upcoming mainline entry which returns to the series&#039; darker roots. It&#039;s coming to PS4, Xbox One, and PC. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/diablo-iv-announced-at-blizzcon-releasing-for-pc-xbox-one-and-playstation-4">Read more...</a> florin.bodnarescu@neowin.net (Florin Bodnarescu ) Fri, 01 Nov 2019 19:22:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/diablo-iv-announced-at-blizzcon-releasing-for-pc-xbox-one-and-playstation-4 Blizzard set to announce Overwatch 2 at BlizzCon 2019 https://www.neowin.net/news/blizzard-set-to-announce-overwatch-2-at-blizzcon-2019/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2019/09/1567610083_logo-burst-wide_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>With Blizzcon 2019 just around the corner, popular franchise Overwatch gets some new details on the upcoming sequel, Overwatch 2 with improved PvE, graphics and some potential new heroes. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/blizzard-set-to-announce-overwatch-2-at-blizzcon-2019">Read more...</a> jpyorkshire@gmail.com (John - Patrick Thackeray) Tue, 29 Oct 2019 04:24:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/blizzard-set-to-announce-overwatch-2-at-blizzcon-2019 Former Xbox CVP Mike Ybarra is joining Blizzard next month https://www.neowin.net/news/former-xbox-cvp-mike-ybarra-is-joining-blizzard-next-month/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2019/10/1570651388_ybarra_hero_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Mike Ybarra has revealed that he will be joining Blizzard next month. Upon joining, Ybbara will be serving the company in the capacity of Executive Vice President and General Manager. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/former-xbox-cvp-mike-ybarra-is-joining-blizzard-next-month">Read more...</a> hamza.jawad@neowin.net (Hamza Jawad ) Thu, 24 Oct 2019 04:06:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/former-xbox-cvp-mike-ybarra-is-joining-blizzard-next-month Blizzard announces Diablo Immortal; Diablo fun on iOS and Android https://www.neowin.net/news/blizzard-announces-diablo-immortal-diablo-fun-on-ios-and-android/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2018/11/1541195799_diabloimmortal_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>BlizzCon 2018 is underway and there is a ton of news coming from the show. A new Diablo game is making its way to iOS and Android that is an MMOARPG set in between the events of Diablo II and III. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/blizzard-announces-diablo-immortal-diablo-fun-on-ios-and-android">Read more...</a> timi.cantisano@neowin.net (Timi Cantisano) Fri, 02 Nov 2018 22:38:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/blizzard-announces-diablo-immortal-diablo-fun-on-ios-and-android Blizzard will make StarCraft II free-to-play this month https://www.neowin.net/news/blizzard-will-make-starcraft-ii-free-to-play-this-month/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2017/11/1509737735_starcraftiiblizzcon_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>At its BlizzCon 2017 event in Anaheim, Blizzard has announced that it&#039;s making the original Wings of Liberty campaign and other parts of StarCraft II free-to-play later this month. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/blizzard-will-make-starcraft-ii-free-to-play-this-month">Read more...</a> florin.bodnarescu@neowin.net (Florin Bodnarescu ) Fri, 03 Nov 2017 20:26:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/blizzard-will-make-starcraft-ii-free-to-play-this-month Blizzard debuts new Overwatch character Sombra https://www.neowin.net/news/blizzard-debuts-new-overwatch-character-sombra/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2016/11/1478291232_screen_shot_2016-11-04_at_1.26.25_pm_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Blizzard Entertainment took the opportunity at its annual Blizzcon convention to introduce the world to a new Overwatch character, Sombra. Sombra will offer stealth elements and hacking. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/blizzard-debuts-new-overwatch-character-sombra">Read more...</a> timi.cantisano@neowin.net (Timi Cantisano) Fri, 04 Nov 2016 21:34:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/blizzard-debuts-new-overwatch-character-sombra The first full-length Warcraft movie trailer is here https://www.neowin.net/news/the-first-full-length-warcraft-movie-trailer-is-here/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2015/11/warcraft_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>The movie based on Blizzard&#039;s Warcraft franchise finally gets its first full length trailer. If you love heavy amounts of CGI and mythical beasts, then you&#039;ve come to the right place. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/the-first-full-length-warcraft-movie-trailer-is-here">Read more...</a> chris.schroeder@neowin.net (Chris Schroeder) Sat, 07 Nov 2015 01:06:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/the-first-full-length-warcraft-movie-trailer-is-here Blizzard unveils 'StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void' and new IP 'Overwatch' at BlizzCon 2014 https://www.neowin.net/news/blizzard-unveils-starcraft-ii-legacy-of-the-void-and-new-ip-overwatch-at-blizzcon-2014/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2014/11/screen_shot_2014-11-07_at_3.04.11_pm_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Blizzard unveiled two new titles at its annual BlizzCon event. &#039;Overwatch&#039; and &#039;StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void&#039; will make their debut some time in the near future. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/blizzard-unveils-starcraft-ii-legacy-of-the-void-and-new-ip-overwatch-at-blizzcon-2014">Read more...</a> timi.cantisano@neowin.net (Timi Cantisano) Sat, 08 Nov 2014 00:04:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/blizzard-unveils-starcraft-ii-legacy-of-the-void-and-new-ip-overwatch-at-blizzcon-2014 BlizzCon 2014 tickets go on sale May 7th and 10th https://www.neowin.net/news/blizzcon-2014-tickets-go-on-sale-may-7th-and-10th/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/654585441blizz.png" alt="" /></div>BlizzCon 2014 tickets will go on sale May 7th and 10th, 2014. The tickets will cost $199 USD and will be available via the BlizzCon Eventbrite website. BlizzCon will take place on Nov. 7 and 8th, 2014 <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/blizzcon-2014-tickets-go-on-sale-may-7th-and-10th">Read more...</a> timi.cantisano@neowin.net (Timi Cantisano) Sun, 04 May 2014 20:56:38 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/blizzcon-2014-tickets-go-on-sale-may-7th-and-10th Playable World of Warcraft Expansion at BlizzCon https://www.neowin.net/news/playable-world-of-warcraft-expansion-at-blizzcon/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The World of Warcraft development team has confirmed that BlizzCon attendees will be able to go hands-on with a playable sneak peek of the upcoming World of Warcraft expansion. For those who won't be able... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/playable-world-of-warcraft-expansion-at-blizzcon">Read more...</a> () Thu, 06 Oct 2005 10:50:03 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/playable-world-of-warcraft-expansion-at-blizzcon World of Warcraft Expansion at BlizzCon https://www.neowin.net/news/world-of-warcraft-expansion-at-blizzcon/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Blizzard will be showcasing an expansion to its ever popular MMORPG, World of Warcraft, at BlizzCon in October. There are currently no details on the expansion since its announcement in June, details are... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/world-of-warcraft-expansion-at-blizzcon">Read more...</a> () Thu, 08 Sep 2005 17:52:49 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/world-of-warcraft-expansion-at-blizzcon