Awards

  • Hearthstone

    • Best Digital Card Game of 2013 � Forbes
    • Best Strategy Game of 2013 � ZAM
    • 2013 New Game of the Year � ZAM
  • StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm

  • World of Warcraft: Mists of Pandaria

  • Diablo III

    • Best Audio for an Online Game � GDC Online 2012
    • Outstanding Visual Effects in an Animated Commercial or Video Game Trailer � Visual Effects Society - 2012 [Black Soulstone Trailer]
    • Most Popular Video Game � Korea Game Awards 2012
    • Original Score: Video Game � Hollywood Music in Media 2012
    • 2012 Game of the Year � Gamerz Magazine Korea
    • Best PC RPG of 2012 � RPGamer.com
    • Game Audio Network Guild - Audio of the Year Award
    • Best RPG � Bahamut Taiwan


  • Diablo III Console



  • World of Warcraft: Cataclysm

  • StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty

  • World of Warcraft: Wrath of the Lich King

  • World of Warcraft: The Burning Crusade

  • World of Warcraft

    • Best Game of the Year Award - GameSpot
    • Best PC Game of the Year - GameSpot
    • Best Massively Multiplayer Online Game - GameSpot
    • Editor's Choice Award - GameSpot
    • Best Role-Playing (RPG or MMORPG) - GameSpy
    • PC RPG / MMORPG Gamers' Choice Awards - GameSpy
    • Special Achievement in Art Direction - GameSpy
    • Editor's Choice Award - GameSpy
    • Best Persistent World Game - IGN
    • Editor's Choice Award - IGN
    • Best PC RPG - FileFront
    • Best Massively Multiplayer Game - VoodooExtreme
    • Best of Show (E3 2003) - The Wargamer
    • Best Persistent Online Title (E3 2003) - IGN PC
    • Runner up for Best Graphics (E3 2003) - IGN Vault
    • Italy
    • 93/100 - "Gold Award" The Games Machine
    • 9/10 - "Game of the Month" Giochi per il Mio Computer
    • 9,2/10 - Multiplayer.it
    • 9,3/10 - Spaziogames.it
    • 9/10 - Everyeye.it
  • Warcraft III: The Frozen Throne

  • Warcraft III

    • Computer Strategy Game of the Year - Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences (AIAS)
    • Game of the Year - Gamespot
    • Game of the Year - Macworld
    • Game of the Year - XSages
    • Game of the Year - Fragland
    • Game of the Year - Cinescape
    • Game of the Year - Gaming Illustrated
    • Best PC Game of the Year - GameNOW
    • Best Real-Time Strategy Game of the Year - PC Gamer
    • Best Multiplayer Strategy Game of the Year - Gamespot
    • Best PC Strategy Game of the Year - GameNOW
    • Best PC Strategy Game of the Year - Game Revolution
    • Best PC Strategy Game of the Year - Telefragged
    • Best PC Strategy Game of the Year - OCAddiction
    • Best PC Strategy Game of the Year (Reader's Choice) - GameSpot
    • Readers Choice 2002: Best PC Game of the Year - GamePro
    • Strategy Game of the Year - Gamer's Pulse
    • Gamer's Choice: Overall PC Game of the Year - Gamespy
    • Gamer's Choice: PC Strategy Game of the Year - Gamespy
    • Best Non-Interactive 3D Game Cinematics - International 3D Awards
    • Best Cinematic - IGN
    • Best CG Cinematics (tie) - Gamespy's Best of E3 2002 Awards
    • Best Opening Movie - Game Chronicles
    • Editor's Choice (10 out of 10 rating) - Game Chronicles
    • Editor's Choice (9.6 out of 10 rating) - Gaming Illustrated
    • Editor's Choice (9.5 out of 10 rating) - SLCCentral
    • Editor's Choice (9.5 out of 10 rating) - The Entertainment Depot
    • Editor's Choice (95 out of 100 rating) - Action Trip
    • Editor's Choice (94 out of 100 rating) - PC Gamer
    • Editor's Choice (93 out of 100 rating) - Gaming Excellence
    • Editor's Choice (93 out of 100 rating) - Invisible Dream
    • Editor's Choice (9.3 out of 10 rating) - IGN
    • Editor's Choice (92 out of 100 rating) - Gamitopia
    • Editor's Choice (9.1 out of 10 rating) - Firing Squad
    • Editor's Choice (8.7 out of 10 rating) - Strategy Gaming Online
    • 5 out of 5 rating - Games First
    • 5 out of 5 rating (Award for Excellence) - Wargamer.com
    • 5 out of 5 rating (Seal of Excellence) - The Adrenaline Vault
    • 6 out of 6 rating (Drool Award) - Gamers Depot.com
    • 9.7 out of 10 rating (Outstanding Game Award) - GameZone.com
    • 97 out of 100 rating - Wired Play
    • 96 out of 100 rating (Award of Excellence) - The Gamers Temple
    • 95 out of 100 rating (GG Platinum Award) - Gone Gold
    • 93 out of 100 rating - Game Rankings
    • 9.3 out of 10 rating - Geek Haven
    • 9.3 out of 10 rating (Game of the Month July 2002) - GameSpot
    • 92 out of 100 rating (AOG Approved) - All Out Games
    • 9 out of 10 rating (Mindless Choice Award) - Mindless Games
    • 90 out of 100 rating (Gamers' Choice Award) - Game Over
    • 8.9 out of 10 rating (Silver Hell Award) - Gamer's Hell
    • 4 out of 5 rating (Top Game) - Games Domain
    • Best Animation 2003 - Digital Media World
    • Best Cut Scenes 2002 - XSages
    • Best Cinematic/Cut-Scene Audio - Music4Games.net
    • Italy
    • 95/100 - "Platinum Award" The Games Machine
    • 9/10 - "Game of the Month" Giochi per il Mio Computer
    • 9.0/10 - Spaziogames.it
  • Diablo II: Lord of Destruction

    • Best Roleplaying and Adventure Game of the Year (Gold Medal) - Wargamer
    • Editor's Choice (5 out of 5 rating) - Computer Games
    • Editor's Choice (4.5 out of 5 rating) - Computer Gaming World
    • Editor's Choice (4.5 out of 5 rating) - Game Pen
    • Editor's Choice (90 percent rating) - Gamesmania
    • Editor's Choice (8.8 out of 10 rating) - IGN
    • Best PC Expansion of 2001 -GamePen
    • Gamers' Choice Expansion Pack Game of the Year - Gamespy
    • Role Playing and Adventure Game of the Year 2001 - Wargamer
    • 90 percent rating - PC Games (Germany)
    • 89 percent rating - PC Gamer (UK)
    • 89 percent rating - Gamestar
    • Runner Up PC Expansion Pack Game of the Year - Gamespy
    • Gamers Choice Award (92 percent rating) - Game Over Online
    • Pure Gold - Gone Gold
    • Golden Heart Award - Gamers Pulse
    • Whoop Ass - Voodoo Extreme
    • Games de Gold - Games.de
    • Freakin' Awesome! - MacAddict
    • Best Expansion Pack of 2001 - January 2002 issue of Macworld
    • Italy
    • 9/10 - Spaziogames.it
  • Diablo II

  • StarCraft: Brood War

    • Add-on of the Year - Computer Gaming World
    • Special Achievement Award: Best Expansion Pack - Gamespot
    • 97% Rating - GameFan
    • 9.1 out of 10 Spotscore - GameSpot
    • 9 out of 10 Rating - Gamesmania
    • 8 out of 10 Rating - PC Accelerator
    • 5 out of 5 Rating - Warzone
    • 4 out of 5 Rating - C/NETGamecenter
    • Best Mission Pack - PC Accelerator
  • StarCraft

    • Greatest Game of All Time - GameSpot
    • Number-one selling PC Game of 1998 - PC Data
    • Walk of Game inductee. StarCraft received a star on the floor of the Metreon in San Francisco in early 2006.
    • Game of the Year - Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences (AIAS)
    • Game of the Year - Computer Gaming World
    • Game of the Year - European Consumer Trade Show Industry Award
    • Game of the Year - PC Powerplay
    • Game of the Year - Gamesmania
    • Best Game of the Year - PCFan
    • Taiwan Gamer's Choice of Game of the Year. - Chinese Edition of PC Gamer or PC Gamer (China)
    • Hall of Fame - Gamespy
    • #7, Top 100 Games of All Time: 2005 Edition, and StarCraft placed #2 among PC games IGN
    • #7, Top 100 Games of All Time: 2003 Edition - IGN.
    • #9, Top 100 Games of All Time - Entertainment Weekly/G4.tv
    • Strategy Game of the Year - Computer Games Strategy Plus
    • Strategy Game of the Year - Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences (AIAS)
    • Real Time Strategy Game of The Year - PC Gamer
    • Strategy Game of the Year - Gamespot
    • Strategy Game of the Year - Games Domain
    • Strategy Game of the Year - Gamesmania
    • Best Real Time Strategy Game - Editor's Choice - Gamezilla
    • Best Real Time Strategy Game - Reader's Choice - Gamezilla
    • Best Real Time Strategy Game - Reader's Choice - Gamecenter
    • Best Real Time Strategy Game - Reader's Choice - Duelist Magazine
    • Best Real-Time Strategy Title - PCFan
    • Mulitplayer Game of The Year - 1999 Milia Awards
    • Multiplayer Game of the Year - Gamecenter
    • Mulitplayer Game of The Year - The Gamers Net
    • Best Multiplayer Title - PCFan
    • Best New Multiplayer Online Game - 1999 Codie Awards
    • Best use of Online Multiplayer Gaming (Editor Award) - HotGames.com
    • Best Online Game - Reader's Choice - Duelist Magazine
    • Special Achievement Award - Best Story - Gamespot
    • Special Achievement Award - Best Multiplayer Game - Gamespot
    • Best use of Sound in a Computer Game (Reader Award) - HotGames.com
    • #1 Reader's Top 50 - PC Gamer
    • Best Depth - PC Accelerator
    • 5 out of 5 Stars Editor's Choice - Computer Gaming World
    • 5 out of 5 Gameworthy Rating - C/NET Gamecenter
    • 9.4 out of 10 - Online Game Review
    • 92% Editors Choice - PC Gamer
    • 4.5 out of 5 star rating - Computer games Strategy Plus
    • 5 out of 5 star rating - Mac 3D Total Action
    • 9.1 out of 10 rating - Gamespot
    • A+ - Gameweek
    • 4 out of 4 star rating - USA Today
    • Italy
    • 93/100 - "Gold Award" The Games Machine
    • 8/10 - "Game of the Month" Giochi per il Mio Computer
    • 8/10 - Gamesurf.it
  • Diablo

    • Game of the Year - Computer Gaming World
    • Game of the Year - Computer Game Entertainment
    • Role-Playing Game of the Year - Computer Games Strategy Plus
    • Role-Playing Game of the Year - Computer Net Player
    • Role-Playing Game of the Year - Online Game Review
    • Role-Playing Game of the Year - Gamecenter
    • Role-Playing Game of the Year - runner-up - PC Gamer
    • 1998 Best Role-Playing Game - Software Publishers Association
    • 1998 Best Multiplayer Online Game - Software Publishers Association
    • Best Role-playing Game of the Year, Editor's Choice Awards - PC Games
    • Ranked second Best Role-Playing game of All Time - Gamecenter
    • Editors' Choice Award - PC Gamer
    • CG Choice Award - Computer Gaming World
    • #5 Reader's Top 50 - PC Gamer
    • A+ rating - GamePen
    • 90 Percent rating - PC Gamer
    • 10 out of 10 rating - Computer Net Player
    • 10 out of 10 rating - Online Game Review
    • 9.6 out of 10 rating - Gamespot
    • 5 out of 5 rating - Gamecenter
    • 4.5 out of 5 rating - Computer Gaming World
  • Warcraft II: Beyond the Dark Portal

  • Warcraft II: Tides of Darkness

    • Hall of Fame Inductee - Computer Gaming World
    • Game of the Year - PC Gamer
    • Game of the Year finalist - Computer Games Strategy Plus
    • Best Multiplayer Game of the Year - PC Gamer
    • Best On-line Game - C|NET Award of Internet Excellence
    • Best Strategy Game - MacWorld Macintosh Hall of Fame 1997
    • Best New Game - MacUser Editors' Choice Awards
    • Best Internet Game - Video Game Advisor
    • Europe Software of Excellence Award - Ziff-Davis UK
    • 1996 Innovations Award - Consumer Electronics Show, Winter 1996
    • 1996 Eddy Award: Best Game - MacUser
    • 1996 "Best of After Hours" - PC Magazine
    • Real-Time Strategy Game of the Year runner-up - Computer Games Strategy Plus
    • Game of the Year finalist - Computer Games Strategy Plus
    • Number-one selling entertainment CD-ROM of 1996 - PC Data
    • Strategy Hall of Fame award - MacWorld magazine
    • #2 Reader's Top 50 - PC Gamer
    • Editors' Choice Award - PC Gamer
    • CG Choice Award - Computer Gaming World
    • Golden Triad Award - Computer Game Review
    • 96-percent rating - PC Gamer
    • 93-percent rating - Computer Game Review
    • 4.5 out of 5 rating - Computer Gaming World
    • Italy
    • 81/100 - "Bronze Award" The Games Machine
  • Warcraft: Orcs & Humans

  • Developer Awards