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Blizzard has lost a major sponsor after Hong Kong debacle

Blizzard Entertainment has lost a huge sponsor after their decision to ban Hearthstone player Blitzchung. Only two days after the incident, Mitsubishi Motors has decided to stop sponsoring the esports events Blizzard organizes. The Taiwanese branch of the auto giant has been sponsoring all of Blizzard’s events for a while, …

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Riot flames Blizzard in 10th Anniversary video

Riot put the ‘s’ in Riot Games this week with a ton of game announcements, including TFT coming to mobile phones. In their mobile announcement, Riot decided to fire some shots at Blizzard for last years Blizzcon. At last years Blizzcon, Blizzard announced Diablo Immortal and during a panel got …

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Blizzard bans College Hearthstone team for Hong Kong sign

Blizzard has banned a College Hearthstone team from competitive play for six months. The American University Hearthstone team was holding up a Free Hong Kong, Boycott Blizz sign during an official stream. This incident was a week ago, but Blizzard decided until now to wait with a fitting punishment. The …

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Blizzard breaks silence: “In hindsight, our process wasn’t adequate, and we reacted too quickly.”

After a few days of storm, Blizzard responded to the incident that took place during the Hearthstone Grandmasters tournament last weekend. Blizzard admits that the punishment they had imposed last Monday, namely a year’s ban from player Blitzchung, lost prize money and firing the casters might not have been appropriate. …

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Fans boycot Blizzard after banning incident

    Fans are very angry with publisher Blizzard Entertainment after they banned professional Hearthstone player Ng Wai “blitzchung” Chung, after he expressed his support to the demonstrators in Hong Kong on stream during an official Blizzard interview. After that incident, #BoycottBlizzard went trending on social media. Check out some …

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Blizzard President about Diablo Immortal: “we’re happy with how it’s coming along”

Diablo Immortal has not been popular among the Diablo community since its announcement, after Blizzard announced it as a mobile game. Recently, the President of Blizzard Entertainment, J. Allen Brack, who was given the role of the presidency at the time of the Diablo Immortal reveal, says in an interview …

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Diablo 3 is now a Blizzard Classic Game

Diablo 3 is now a Classic Game, according to the Blizzard Entertainment Career page. The publishers do not shout it from the rooftops, but through a vacancy, we learned that in addition to Starcraft, Warcraft III, Diablo III has now also been handed over to the Classic Games team. Click …

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All Blizzard Store items at Gamescom 2019

We are at Gamescom 2019! As part of a renewed effort this year to maintain focus on development, for games and future projects, Blizzard doesn’t have a booth at Gamescom 2019. But the Blizzard Gear store is still up and running at the Gamescom 2019 shop area! Check out the …

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