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A centralized hub with all the latest info from this year's BlizzCon!
This hub will be periodically updated with latest announcements, news and reveals. Check back often for updates!
Opening Ceremony Livestream Coverage Icy Veins Podcast Episode #3 Interviews
Bay with Alex Afrasiabi & Ion Hazzikostas BlizzPlanet with Jeremy Feasel Gamespot with John Hight Panser with Alex Afrasiabi & Chris Robinson Asmongold & Hotted with Ryan Cobo & Shani Edwards World of Warcraft
A lot of WoW hype at BlizzCon. Blizzard announced Classic servers and the next expansion.
Battle for Azeroth (New Expansion Announcement) What's Next in World of Warcraft? Classic Servers Announced Allied Races in Battle for Azeroth Old World Zone Scaling Coming in Patch 7.3.5 New Legendary Neck Piece Heart of Azeroth Explained Battle for Azeroth Live Q/A Battle for Azeroth Beta Opt-In Additional Information About Classic Servers Heroes of the Storm
The game is getting a bunch of under the hood improvemenets and a new event called Dragons of the Nexus with Alexstrasza and Hanzo.
What's Next in Heroes of the Storm? Alexstraza & Hanzo Reveals (Dragons of the Nexus Event) Alexstrasza Abilities & Talents Hanzo Abilities & Talents Heroes of the Storm Deep Dive Panel Upcoming Stealth Shader Updates Upcoming Hero Updates Kendric's Interview with Lead Game Designer Travis McGeathy Hanzo Hands-on Impressions by Oxy Hearthstone
Kobolds and Catacombs is the new expansion for Hearthstone!
Kobolds and Catacombs Expansion Reveal What's Next in Hearthstone? Kobolds and Catacombs Expansion Hub Dungeon Run (New Single-Player Mode) New Game Board Hearthstone Q/A Panel New Arena-Exclusive Cards Overwatch
A new Hero and a map! That's what we're getting in Overwatch!
What's Next in Overwatch? Moira (New Hero) & Blizzardworld (Map) Mora Origin, Cocept Art, Skins Starcraft II
The game will soon be F2P, there's a new unit and improvements for co-op and Ranked Ladder.
StarCraft II Going Free to Play on Nov 14
Don't forget that Blizzard is livestreaming the opening ceremony on YouTube and you can watch it even without a Virtual Ticket!
World of Warcraft
We've seen old Heroes fall and new ones rise, soon the final conquest on Argus awaits - the confrontation with Sargeras. World of Warcraft: Classic has been announced - Vanilla servers are returning! The next expansion is called Battle for Azeroth and you can find the announcement here. Live Coverage
Mike Morhaime is now live on stage. More than 40 million players around the world play Blizzard games. He talks about Blizzard Esports. Intel will be hosting a StarCraft II tournament leading in to the winter games. StarCraft II will be free to play starting Nov 14. Everyone will have access to the Ranked Ladder. Co-op mode will be improved. More details TBA (www.starcraft2.com) Blizzard is a community of shared values and passion.
Heroes of the Storm
Production Director Kaéo Milker is now on stage talking about Heroes of the Storm 2.0. 15 new Heroes were added since last BlizzCon. Alexstrasza and Hanzo thave been revealed as new Heroes joining the Nexus soon. Alexstrasza is a versatile live support to manipulate live energy to help her allies. When she depletes it, she will transform into Dragon Queen Hanzo is a nimble ranged assassin (scout). 2018 gameplay update brings: New Camera, Laning Improvements, Stealth Rework, Evolved Battleground Mechanics Here's the BlizzCon 2017 Hero Trailer
The new Hearthstone expansion has been announced. It's called Kobolds & Catacombs. Reveal Trailer
Kaplan is talking about new additions to the game: A new Hero, Moira (Support Healer) New Map - Blizzardworld
It doesn't matter if you're attending BlizzCon 2017 in person or watching from home, you can now download the free BlizzCon Mobile app for Android and iOS. The app makes an ideal companion if you're planning to watch BlizzCon on the go.
Virtual Ticket holders get really cool in-game rewards in all Blizzard games! You can check them out here. More details about the Virtual Ticket 2017 can be found on the official website.
Whether you’re heading to Anaheim for BlizzCon 2017 or joining us with the Virtual Ticket, be sure to download the FREE BlizzCon Mobile app, available now for Android and iOS devices.
BlizzCon Mobile is a fast and easy way to help you make the most of your BlizzCon experience with streaming events and videos, a complete interactive events schedule, hall maps, plus live streams, archived videos, and results from all BlizzCon’s thrilling esports matches.
With BlizzCon Mobile, you can:
Watch Wherever and Whenever
Step right into BlizzCon with the new and improved Watch tab—explore videos and live streams by your favorite game or event type, and unlock all four stages of game and community content with the Virtual Ticket. You can also read news, shop, and craft your schedule without pausing your stream—and if you want to relive some epic moments or watch something you might have missed from another stage, peruse the archives during and after the show for on-demand viewing.
The Watch tab has been reworked this year to feature a variety of live segments streaming simultaneously from the show.
Plan Your Day
Review BlizzCon event details and save them to your personal calendar to make sure you catch them on time. You can sort your schedule by franchise or stage and select favorites. If you’re logged in, your events will sync with the BlizzCon website.
Tune In to All the Esports Action
Worried about missing a moment of the excitement of the tournaments at BlizzCon and during Opening Week? You can now use the BlizzCon Mobile app to keep up with your favorite esports matchups—view brackets, or check out a feed of live and archived events at BlizzCon!
Level Up Your Shopping
With Blink Shopping, anyone attending BlizzCon in person can place orders online before or during the show and pick up your purchases at the Blizzard Gear Store on-site Thursday through Saturday. Instant updates will let you know up-to-date wait times for both Blink Shopping pickup and the regular line, plus notify you of any sold out items. Shop early, shop quickly, and get back to the show!
Chart Your Path
Zoom in on the exhibit hall floor with the BlizzCon map and quickly find an event, meet up with friends, or just figure out where you’d like to go next.
Receive instant updates and the latest news from the official BlizzCon news feed. With live streams and video archive access to the free and Virtual Ticket streams, you’ll be able to bask in more than 60 hours of gaming entertainment, all delivered directly to your device. Miss an event or want to relive an epic moment? You can access these videos and event recordings on-demand.
BlizzCon 2017 officially begins on Friday, November 3, but make sure to download the new BlizzCon Mobile app in time for opening week, beginning October 26, so you can watch the first esports events and other exciting pre-show content!
Click here to download on iOS
Click here to download on Android
Songhammer, who you've probably heard in one of their many BlizzCon performances, have a new video out! In addition to the band themselves, Eat Us Alive features the talents of Greg Grunberg, Clare Kramer, Sam Jones, and the amazing LeeAnna Vamp. Every couple of years during BlizzCon and gamescom Songhammer have been the celebration anchor band, even having done three days of shows leading up to the Legion unveiling, and while they won't be on the main stage this time, they will be appearing at several events at this year's celebrations! Here's their own description from the official site and some of the great events they participated in:
In case you're in or around BlizzCon next month you can meet Songhammer live in one of their many appearances:
Blizznerds (5 -6:30pm)
Con Before the Storm (10:15-11:15pm)
Discord Party ?
The CTR Party (8-9pm)
Hilton Lounge (11pm -2am)
Breakfast with Songhammer (10am-11am)
Hilton Lounge (11pm -2am)
Blizzard revealed the remaining in-game rewards for Virtual Ticket holders.
Overwatch and Starcraft II items are available today. Heroes of the Storm in-game rewards arrive next week with Junkrat, Diablo III Mukromancer will probably go live with Patch 2.6.1 and the Mystery Goodie in Hearthstone should be available after BlizzCon.
Every BlizzCon®, we give out a stash of in-game goodies to attendees and Virtual Ticket holders to say “thanks!” to the most epic gaming community in the world. World of Warcraft® players are already circling Stormwind and Orgrimmar on their BlizzCon mounts—and starting today, Overwatch® and StarCraft® II players can join in the celebration too.
Take a look at the in-game bonus items you’ll get for your favorite Blizzard games when you join us for BlizzCon 2017 in person or when you order the BlizzCon 2017 Virtual Ticket.
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World of Warcraft: Stormwind Skychaser and Orgrimmar Interceptor
Heroes of Azeroth can show their BlizzCon spirit with the Stormwind Skychaser mount (for the Alliance!) and Orgrimmar Interceptor mount (for the Horde!).
Overwatch: BlizzCon 2017 Winston Skin
Through the power of science, Winston found himself teleported into BlizzCon 2017—and picked up this souvenir skin to mark the curious occasion.
StarCraft II: Junker SCV, Probe, and Drone Skins
Discovered on the fringe worlds by the notorious terran junker gangs who scour the Korprulu sector for salvage, these scrappy SCVs, Probes, and Drones are retrofitted and ready to take on your dirty work.
Heroes of the Storm®: Nexus Razorback Mount…and More!
Charge into battle on the Nexus Razorback mount, make your mark on the Battlegrounds with a BlizzCon 2017 Banner and Cartoon Nexus Razorback Spray, and show your convention spirit with your BlizzCon 2017 Portrait.
Diablo® III: Murkromancer Pet
No one escapes the aaaaaughibbrgubugbugrguburgle! Rumor has it this necrotic, aquatic companion can command an army of dead fish, which is about as useful as you’d think.
Hearthstone®: Mystery Goodie
Arriving After BlizzCon
What’s on deck for Hearthstone players? The Innkeeper’s not quite ready to show his hand quite yet!