BlizzCon 2019 Panel Transcripts

You can now read several BlizzCon 2019 Panel Transcripts I have posted over the past weeks. Each transcript contains several slideshow images shown during the panels, and some times a few video clips. So far I have added some of the Diablo IV and World of Warcraft: Shadowlands panel transcripts. If you want a specific… Continue reading BlizzCon 2019 Panel Transcripts

Blizzard Events Coverage

Blizzplanet’s correspondents have attended several Blizzard Entertainments events since 2008. Check out the links below to view our coverage: videos, photos, and interviews. Blizzard Events Coverage [bluepost] 2018 BlizzCon 2018 Panel Transcripts PAX West 2018 – Storytime Session w/ Ion Hazzikostas | A Competitor’s History of WoW | World of Warcraft Classic Thoughts PAX East… Continue reading Blizzard Events Coverage

Draft Roles, Section 1

My name is HenshinM and I am currently ranked Platinum in HL with a 61% winrate as of Season 3. As always, a mild disclaimer: If you’re looking for advice at the highest level of play I suggest checking out content from CavalierGuest, MFPallytime, Grubby, Srey, and McIntyre. …read more

BlizzCon 2016 In-Game Cinematics: The Cutscenes of Legion Panel Transcript

This is a full transcript of the BlizzCon 2016 In-Game Cinematics: The Cutscenes of Legion Panel. Among the panelists were the following game developers: Geordie Swainbank (senior machinima artist, lightning lead) Yeon-Ho Lee (senior animation artist) Jason Hill (associate project director) Jessica Dru Johnson (Cinematics artist) Chris Evans (Supervisor, Cinematics) Sherman Ohms (Senior In-Game Artist,… Continue reading BlizzCon 2016 In-Game Cinematics: The Cutscenes of Legion Panel Transcript

BlizzCon 2016 Blizzard 25th Anniversary Panel Transcript

This is a full transcript of the BlizzCon 2016 Blizzard 25th Anniversary Panel. Among the panelists are the following game developers: Mike Morhaime (CEO) Frank Pearce (chief development officer) Allen Adham (senior vice president) Bob Fitch (technical director) Sam Didier (senior art director) Source: …read more

Bow before him, mortals!

You have likely already seen our recent post detailing Ragnaros and his abilites, difficulty and skill set. Here’s some extra information about the Firelord and why you should care. Source: Heroes

StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void 3.9.0 Patch Notes

Blizzard Entertainment released a new StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void Patch which introduces Commander Stukov to the Co-op Missions. A new bundle includes the three Nova Covert Ops missions and the Nova Commander for Co-op Missions. Updates for the WCS Observer interface. 4 new maps for 1v1 Community Custom Maps & 2017 Ladder Season… Continue reading StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void 3.9.0 Patch Notes

2016 Topps Warcraft Cards Cancelled

The Topps Warcraft Cards are no more. Last year, we reported details from the SDCC 2015 showfloor about upcoming licensed products. Among the licensees was TOPPS, which planned to launch a card collection based on the Warcraft Movie. It is now official that TOPPS has cancelled development. They did no offer any details concerning the… Continue reading 2016 Topps Warcraft Cards Cancelled

WARCRAFT movie # 1 in TOP 20 Selling Blu-Ray Discs

According to the NPD VideoScan powered by Nielsen, the WARCRAFT Blu-Ray Disc reached #1 with an index 100 in the TOP 20 Selling Blu-Ray Disc List for the Week ending October 6th. The WARCRAFT Blu-Ray arrived to stores in the United States on September 27th (Order it). That’s not the only accomplishment. Central Intelligence (Warner)… Continue reading WARCRAFT movie # 1 in TOP 20 Selling Blu-Ray Discs

New World of Warcraft Novel, “Yrel: Heart of Draenor” to be Written by Tara Gilesbie

Update: April Fools’ Day – April 1, 2014 However, a real Yrel short-story may be in the works @Blizzplanetcom @TheRedShirtGuy @Loreology We do have a great idea for one. — Micky Neilson (@MickyNeilson) April 2, 2014 I’ve been waiting quite a while for the NDA to wear off on this. I am proud to announce,… Continue reading New World of Warcraft Novel, “Yrel: Heart of Draenor” to be Written by Tara Gilesbie

New Pandaria Story: “The Untamed Valley”

A new Pandaria faction story has been uploaded the official World of Warcraft site, this time focusing on everyone’s favorite farming, Harvest Moon-esque pandaren, the Tillers! “The Untamed Valley” was written by Robert Brooks, who has also authored “Death from Above”, and the Diablo III: Reaper of Souls story “The End of her Journey”. Writing… Continue reading New Pandaria Story: “The Untamed Valley”

Hearthstone Beta – What do you get with a 12-2 Arena Run?

Due to the new patch Arena has new changes: -The number of matches you can win in Arena has increased to 12 (up from 9). -Arena rewards have been restructured. So what do you get in a 12-2 Arena Run? Credits to eliffant …read more Source: Blizzplanet Hearthstone     

BlizzCon 2013 – Heroes of the Storm Overview Panel Transcript

Pages: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Welcome to the Heroes of the Storm Overview panel. Your panelists are: Dustin Browder (game director), Alan Dabiri (lead software engineer), Sam Didier (art director), and Chris Sigaty (production director). Browder: Hello BlizzCon. This is kind of a dream panel for me here. These are… Continue reading BlizzCon 2013 – Heroes of the Storm Overview Panel Transcript

Holidays 2013 – Many StarCraft II Novels Only $1.99 on Kindle

Many StarCraft II novels by Keith R.A. DeCandido, Christie Golden, Nate Kenyon, Tracy Hickman, Graham McNeil are available on Kindle for only $1.99. These can also be read via Kindle Cloud (Adobe Flash Player) on your PC/Mac by login into your Amazon account. Here’s how to buy and access your novel on your internet browser:… Continue reading Holidays 2013 – Many StarCraft II Novels Only $1.99 on Kindle

Pandygo crashes on Blizzplanet

Greetings everyone, my name is Andy “Pandy” Go, I am very happy and thrilled that I am now part of the Blizzplanet Team. I have always been a loyal fan to Blizzplanet ever since the website started back in 2003. I have always been a huge Blizzard fan from Starcraft to Diablo to Warcaft and… Continue reading Pandygo crashes on Blizzplanet

HORDE BIAS! A Red Shirt Guy Editorial on the “Faction Bias” Arguments

Hi readers and welcome to my first editorial type article. With the release of Patch 5.4’s trailer (see it here if you haven’t already), the debate on whether or not Blizzard is biased towards the Horde in content development has risen again. Its a subject that really came to a head with the release of… Continue reading HORDE BIAS! A Red Shirt Guy Editorial on the “Faction Bias” Arguments

Greetings from The Red Shirt Guy

Hello, my name is Ian Bates, more commonly known as the Red Shirt Guy, and I am happy to say I am now Blizzplanet’s newest contributor! In the coming days, weeks, months etc I hope to provide a variety of, perhaps not news but “flavor” articles for the site. You can expect lots of speculative… Continue reading Greetings from The Red Shirt Guy

Christina Sims Joins Hearthstone CM Team as Zeriyah

Popular cosplayer and Cryptozoic ambassador Christina Sims has joined the Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft Community Manager Team to take care of the Hearthstone forums and other geeky tasks CMs usually do. [bluepost]Phenteo: Hello Hearthlings! I am very excited to announce our new member of our Community team, Zeriyah. Zeriyah is extremely talented and really loves… Continue reading Christina Sims Joins Hearthstone CM Team as Zeriyah

Blizzard 20th Anniversary Update: Blizzard Timeline

The Warcraft, Diablo, StarCraft game developer now shares the new Blizzard Timeline detailing the 20-year history of Blizzard Entertainment. It covers nearly every major event, beginning in 1991 – when Mike Morhaime, Frank Pearce, and Allen Adham founded Silicon & Synapse, the company that would become Blizzard all the way to the present day. It’s… Continue reading Blizzard 20th Anniversary Update: Blizzard Timeline

The Road to Mists of Pandaria Press Event: The Role of Role

Ghostcrawler published a new Dev Watercooler article titled: The Role of Role. It focuses on the role changes to be introduced in Mists of Pandaria. The press event will provide tons of information about the upcoming World of Warcraft expansion. There are still many features not revealed by the developers at BlizzCon. They only showed… Continue reading The Road to Mists of Pandaria Press Event: The Role of Role