BLIZZARD

February 29th, 2012

Massive Layoffs at Blizzard

Blizzard announced today that it was laying off 600 employees, though its CEO said that the majority of those laid off were not directly involved in game development. CEO Mike Morhaime stressed the impact on current projects would be minimal, he said the company plans to ship Diablo 3, Blizzard DOTA, as well as expansions for Starcraft [...]

February 18th, 2010

Blizzard Starcraft II: Wings of Liberty Closed BETA Invites Sent Out

Hell, It’s about time. Amid plenty of delays and years of taunting, gamer’s are finally getting the chance for a hand’s on experience with the long anticipated Starcraft II: Wings of Liberty, or at least some of them. Blizzard has announced that the first “phase” of closed beta trial keys have been handed out through [...]