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15-Oct-2010 Blizzard Art Gallery Update
The Blizzard Art gallery has been updated with 3 pieces representing the Warcraft universe. These pieces offer an inside look at the creative process behind building this virtual world.
14-Oct-2010 New Fan Art: Murloc Likes Flowers!
Today we feature some of S. Schulz's artwork with a piece entitled: Murloc Likes Flowers! Even fearsome murloc fighters have their softer sides!

We're always looking for new fan art and if you're an artist, you can submit your work to us here. We update the Gallery regularly and encourage you to check regularly to see what new and talented submissions are on display.
11-Oct-2010 Tenacious D Live Onstage at BlizzCon 2010
We're awestruck to announce that Tenacious D, the greatest band in the history of the world, will take the stage at BlizzCon 2010 to close out two days of epic entertainment!

Although tickets to the convention are sold out, you can still catch all of the panels and events, including Tenacious D's performance, with BlizzCon Virtual Ticket. online or via DIRECTV in the United States. The Virtual Ticket multi-channel Internet stream allows viewers to switch between multiple channels of live HD coverage dedicated to different areas of the show.

Check out the press release to learn more about this soon-to-be legendary rock spectacle!

Parental Advisory: Some content in the Closing Ceremony concert may not be suitable for children
08-Oct-2010 Blizzard Art Gallery Update
The Blizzard Art gallery has been updated with 2 pieces representing the StarCraft and Diablo universes as well as 2 new pieces from the Warcraft universe. These pieces offer an inside look at the creative process behind building these virtual worlds.
08-Oct-2010 World of Warcraft: Cataclysm Video and Art Contests
World of Warcraft: Cataclysm looms on the horizon, and with it come unimaginable calamities that will shatter the very surface of Azeroth. To prove that it's not all doom and gloom, we're proud to announce a couple of contests that are sure to brighten things up. If video is your weapon of choice or you're a talented machinima artist, then our Cataclysm YouTube Video Contest might be your path to glory. If those newfangled moving pictures aren't your thing, you can still dazzle, inform, and amuse by entering a memorable image in the Cataclysm Print Ad Contest. Good luck!
07-Oct-2010 World of Warcraft Reaches 12 Million Players!
Today we announced that World of Warcraft has passed another major milestone and now hosts more than 12 million current subscribers around the globe. Check out the press release for the full announcement, and thank you to all of our players for making this possible -- we're grateful for all of the support and enthusiasm you've shown over the years, and look forward to continuing to provide you with great entertainment experiences for a long time to come.
05-Oct-2010 New Fan Art: Doysaka!
Today we feature some of Tatsel's artwork with a piece entitled: Doysaka! Watch as this Forsaken rains fire down on her enemies!

We're always looking for new fan art and if you're an artist, you can submit your work to us here. We update the Gallery regularly and encourage you to check regularly to see what new and talented submissions are on display.
04-Oct-2010 Cataclysm Launching December 7!
Today, we announced the launch date for World of Warcraft's latest expansion, Cataclysm. Whether you plan to start out by creating a goblin or worgen, unlocking the secrets of archaeology, or diving into the epic new high-level zones, you'll get your chance on December 7, 2010! Check out the official announcement for more information.
01-Oct-2010 Create a SC II Diorama and Win an allpowerful Alienware!
War has come, citizens, and your help is needed to achieve victory! We are looking for talented and motivated recruits to create scale models of our buildings, units, and troops - as well as those of our enemies. Scale models of historical personages or events - to boost the morale of our citizenry - are also acceptable. The creators of the best models will not only have their names known throughout history - they will also be rewarded with credit chips, redeemable at Alienware's store.

Modellers who believe they can rise to the challenge should view our information packet and begin working on the submissions. Remember that certain rules and conditions will apply.

With help from our allies at Alienware, victory is within our reach, brethren! Total, glorious victory!
29-Sep-2010 New Fan Art: Pally Tank!
Today we feature some of Cabracis's artwork with a piece entitled: Pally Tank! Nothing can daunt this stalwart defender of the Light!

We're always looking for new fan art and if you're an artist, you can submit your work to us here. We update the Gallery regularly and encourage you to check regularly to see what new and talented submissions are on display.