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25-May-2010 Jay Mohr at BlizzCon 2010
Comedian and actor Jay Mohr will be returning to BlizzCon this year to serve as master of ceremonies for the live costume contest and other contests on the first night of the show. Jay is the star of the popular television show Gary Unmarried, and is known for his roles in movies like Jerry Maguire and for creating, producing, and hosting the successful TV series Last Comic Standing. We'll have more info to share about the Friday-night contests and other events at BlizzCon in the months leading up to the show, so keep your eye on the BlizzCon website for more details.
21-May-2010 New Concept Art
Our Concept Art gallery has been updated with two new pieces from the Warcraft universe.
19-May-2010 BlizzCon 2010 Tickets On Sale June 2 and June 5

Tickets to this year's BlizzCon gaming convention, being held on October 22 and 23 in Anaheim, California, will go on sale worldwide on Wednesday, June 2 at 7 p.m. Pacific time for $150 each, with a second block of tickets going on sale Saturday, June 5 at 10 a.m. Pacific time (June 3 at 4 a.m. and June 5 at 7 p.m. Paris time).

For those unable to attend, DIRECTV will once again be televising BlizzCon in high definition as a Pay Per View event, featuring coverage from the show floor, exclusive interviews, demos, and more. In addition, players around the world will be able to purchase the Pay Per View event as a multichannel Internet stream, allowing viewers online to switch between coverage of multiple panels and activities during the show.

Check out the press release for further details, and head over to www.blizzcon.com or the online Blizzard Store on June 2 or June 5 to buy your tickets.

17-May-2010 Warcraft III 2010 Invitational Ladder Concludes
The Warcraft III 2010 invitational ladder has now ended. The top-six-ranked players from each invitational ladder will advance to join the top two performers per region from last year’s tournament to compete in the regional finals. Please refer to the FAQ and Rules pages for information and guidelines about this year’s competition. Good luck and thank you for participating!
14-May-2010 New Concept Art
Our Concept Art gallery has been updated with two new pieces from the Warcraft universe.
11-May-2010 WoW Magazine #2: Doom Is Near!
The second issue of the World of Warcraft Official Magazine is winging its way to subscribers' mailboxes now. It features a spectacular high-quality, double-foldout cover depicting Deathwing in battle with Alexstrasza.

Inside you'll find a guide to Azeroth's dragons, a look at the lore of the titans, an interview with the development team behind the game's quests, expert advice from top raiding guilds and PvPers, and much more.

For a sneak preview of some of this issue's articles and info on how to subscribe, head over to www.worldofwarcraftthemagazine.com.
07-May-2010 New Concept Art
Our Concept Art gallery has been updated with two new pieces from the Warcraft universe.
06-May-2010 Pre-Order StarCraft II and Get a Beta Key!

We’re pleased to announce that, for a limited time, selected retailers are offering access to the StarCraft II beta for customers who pre-order the full game! Go to our dedicated page to find the latest list of selected pre-order retailers. Please note this offer is valid until May 17th, and is subject to the conditions of the beta and participating retailers.

06-May-2010 Blizzard in Polish!

In keeping with our effort to grow and support our global gaming community, we’re happy to announce that Blizzard.com is now available in the Polish language! Visit Blizzard.com po polsku. Do diabła, najwyższy czas!*

*Hell, it's about time!