News Archive

November 2012

26-Nov-2012 Save 40% on Mists of Pandaria – Only 19.99 €*

Still haven’t ventured to the shores of Pandaria? Snag a super deal and save up to 40% on World of Warcraft: Mists of Pandaria. That’s a discount of 15€, making this a great opportunity to upgrade your Cataclysm account... , or—if you’re already braving the Heart of Fear—take this opportunity to invite a former guildmate back to your weekly raid night.

Don’t delay—this offer ends Monday, December 3rd.

*Standard Edition promotion price of 19.99 € and Deluxe Edition at 34.99 €. Price in pound sterling is £16.99 and £26.99 for the Deluxe Edition.

20-Nov-2012 Save 20 € on Diablo III and StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty

Treat yourself to some epic gifts this November! This week only, you can save 20 €* each on Diablo III and StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty on Battle.net, meaning there’s no better time to save the world of Sanctuary from demonic annihilation, or battle to bring down the nefarious Dominion.

Hurry, though— offer ends Tuesday, November 27!

*Promotion price in pound sterling is £16.99 for StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty and £32.99 for Diablo III.

14-Nov-2012 Battle.net World Championship This Weekend!

The Battle.net World Championship kicks off at 3:00 a.m. CET this Saturday, November 17, and you can catch all the action live, FREE, and in HD over at battle.net/bwc. Tune in to watch the epic finale of the StarCraft II World Championship Series and the World of Warcraft Arena Global Finals, as some of the world’s best pro gamers battle it out for glory, cash prizes, and the coveted title of world champion. Read all about it in our latest press release, and we’ll see you online!

13-Nov-2012 StarCraft Expansion Arrives March 12, 2013

Prepare for the approaching Swarm... On March 12, 2013, StarCraft® II: Heart of the Swarm™ launches around the world, igniting an intergalactic storm of intense strategic combat and opening a savage new chapter in the war between terran, protoss, and zerg. You can pre-purchase the expansion NOW directly through Battle.net® and be ready to play the moment it goes live.

In addition to the Standard Edition and retail-exclusive Collector’s Edition packed with bonus items, you’ll also have the option to upgrade a Standard Edition to the Digital Deluxe Edition, which comes equipped with all the in-game content from the physical Collector’s Edition, including a Torrasque skin for your zerg Ultralisks in Heart of the Swarm multiplayer, unique Swarm-infested portraits for your StarCraft II character profile, a Baneling pet for your World of Warcraft® characters, and a set of zerg-ified blade wings for your heroes in Diablo® III.

Whether you plan to tear a path of destruction through the all-new Kerrigan-focused single-player campaign or jump right into the multiplayer action with the devastating new units under your command, it’s never too early to begin preparing for your Heart of the Swarm experience. Simply log in to your Battle.net® account and pre-purchase Heart of the Swarm, and you’ll be flagged to automatically download the expansion content prior to launch.

Learn more about Heart of the Swarm

Learn more about the Digital Deluxe Edition

Learn more about the Collector’s Edition

For more details on the March 12 launch of StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm, head to the Heart of the Swarm game page to learn more about the expansion and pre-purchase your digital copy.

*When you pre-purchase StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm, you will be able to download an encrypted version of the game once it’s available, prior to the game’s release. This content will be unlocked and available for play when the expansion launches on March 12, 2013.

05-Nov-2012 Battle.net World Championship Coming Soon

On November 17 & 18, join millions of other eSports fans across the globe to experience the epic conclusion of the Battle.net World Championship Series . . . and see who will take home the trophy and be crowned World Champion in StarCraft II and World of Warcraft Arena. The sold-out live event takes place in Shanghai, China and will feature a free, six-channel HD broadcast hosted on www.battle.net/bwc