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Blizzcon will be released when its ready…

Blizzcon will be released when its ready…

Just yesterday one of my friends and I were discussing what we think Blizzard could/would announce at this years Blizzcon.  Surely the World of Warcraft expansion ‘Mists of Pandaria would have to have been released by then.  Diablo 3 would most certainly have been released and would not be gearing up for an expansion by that time.  Heart of the Swarm, the next installment in the Starcraft 2 franchise, should be released prior...

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Activision: We want to sell cutscenes from games, like they're movies

Seriously, when Bobby Kotick is involved this shit just writes itself.  Kotick said during a Communications and Entertainment conference that he wants Activision-Blizzard to take the cutscenes from games and package them into something like a crappy movie and sell it. “If we were to take that hour, or hour and a half, and take it out of the game and we were to go to our audiences, who we have their credit card information...

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Update: Starcraft 2 – No LAN play says Blizzard

Blizzard response from Karune: Source. As mentioned by Rob Pardo in interviews, piracy is a serious problem and often times tie in closely with LAN. At the end of the day, we want the best for the community and fans that support our games, and having chunk of the community pirate the game actually hurts the community. 1) Pirated servers splinter the community instead of consolidating all players who love to play the game. Battle.net will...

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No LAN support for StarCraft 2?

According to this post on Destructoid StarCraft II will not have LAN support. In probably a move to curb piracy Blizzard‘s upcoming RTS title StarCraft II will not have LAN support.  So when I have 10 nerds at my place having a LAN party we will all be in the same room, but will be sending traffic back and forth to BattleNet.  What about larget LAN parties and...

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