Kerrigan has an axe to grind once again in the new trailer for Heroes of the Storm, Blizzard's upcoming MOBA-style game that it's not calling a MOBA. But it's not like she doesn't have plenty of totally valid reasons to be so pissed off, right? » 4/11/14 3:18pm 4/11/14 3:18pm

Diablo III: Reaper of Souls, the first expansion to Blizzard's action-RPG, has sold 2.7 million copies on PC since its last week launch. According to Blizzard, the expansion's final boss has been slain 1.5 million times so far—a small number, considering you get to kill him over and over in Adventure Mode. » 4/03/14 9:40am 4/03/14 9:40am

Kotaku Timeline: Blizzard's Next Big MMO... Titan

Are you ready for Blizzard's next MMO? Their first since 2004's World of Warcraft? Well, tough, Blizzard's not done making it. » 10/25/12 9:00am 10/25/12 9:00am

World of Warcraft 'Law Enforcement Guide' Supposedly Reveals What…

As of mid-2009, the creators of World of Warcraft were retaining the IP histories of its users indefinitely and was drawing the lines about what information about its players that it would—or could—reveal to law enforcement personnel, according to a document released on Friday. » 11/21/11 4:00pm 11/21/11 4:00pm

Blizzard Starts Teasing StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm's New Units

Changes are coming to the multiplayer side of StarCraft II when the game's next expansion, the Zerg-focused Heart of the Swarm, arrives sometime next year. Today, Blizzard offers us our first, unclear look at one of those changes—a new multiplayer unit. » 10/04/11 11:00pm 10/04/11 11:00pm

This is Diablo III Running on my MacBook Air Without Breaking a Sweat

I don't have the best MacBook Air, but I've got a pretty good one. 1.7 GHz Intel Core I5. 4GB of RAM. Can it run Diablo III? It sure can. Watch. » 9/20/11 8:30pm 9/20/11 8:30pm

Blizzard Is 'Very, Very Serious' About Diablo for Consoles

Sounds like Blizzard is now a bit more serious about "exploring a Diablo-related concept for consoles." What was something of an understated "interest" in bringing on talent for a version of Diablo III for video game consoles now sounds almost imminent. » 8/18/11 1:00am 8/18/11 1:00am

See Just How Crazy Your Diablo III Character Can Look If You Play On…

For Diablo III, Blizzard is giving players a chance to fight the hardest of hellspawn with the game's "Inferno" difficulty. Faster, stronger and tougher enemies that mean big risks and big rewards. What kind of rewards? » 8/17/11 5:00pm 8/17/11 5:00pm

Diablo III Just Got Harder Than Hell With New 'Inferno' Difficulty

Diablo and his minions will dole out the most extreme player punishment in Diablo III, thanks to its fourth, harder than Hell difficulty level known as Inferno. Blizzard revealed the harsh, high-level difficulty gameplay feature at Gamescom today, explaining what it means for the most dedicated of Diablo III players. » 8/17/11 8:20am 8/17/11 8:20am

StarCraft II Demo Upgraded to StarCraft II: Starter Edition

Still on the fence about StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty, Blizzard's spacey real-time strategy game? Maybe the StarCraft II: Starter Edition, the game's revamped demo, is for you. It's the bigger StarCraft II demo that's less restrictive. » 8/03/11 3:40pm 8/03/11 3:40pm

Blizzard Will Let You Sell Your Diablo III Loot For Real Money

Blizzard won't be the only one potentially making a profit on Diablo III. Anyone who plays the dark fantasy hack and slash game could, thanks to its Auction House, a new in-game service that allows players to buy and sell loot not just for virtual gold, but for cold, hard cash. » 8/01/11 3:00am 8/01/11 3:00am

Hands On with the Diablo III Beta

I have defeated Diablo III's Skeleton King and, in doing so, also bested the upcoming Blizzard game's multiplayer beta. Soon, many of us will have the privilege to do so, hacking and slashing our way through an early portion of the next Diablo, over and over again, seeing its randomness and testing its new… » 8/01/11 3:00am 8/01/11 3:00am

From Painsocks to Demon Belts, All the Diablo, StarCraft and World of…

Blizzard Entertainment, maker of World of Warcraft, StarCraft and Diablo, comes to Comic-Con each year armed with all-new things for fans to rabidly consume. From books to belts to food to thigh-high demon socks, Blizzard and its partners innovate new ways for fans to spend, spend, spend. » 7/21/11 5:00pm 7/21/11 5:00pm

Blizzard's Secret Titan Project Labeled a 'New Casual MMO'

The people who make MMO juggernaut World of Warcraft have another massively multiplayer online game in the works, a game they're calling Titan for now. Blizzard calls it "awesome" and "ambitious." One analyst calls it "casual." » 6/29/11 6:30pm 6/29/11 6:30pm

At Least Diablo III, the Book, Will Be Out This Year

There's still no firm date on Blizzard's next entry in the Diablo series, but at least one of the game's official tie-ins, Diablo III: Book of Cain, is expected to arrive in 2011. So what is Diablo III: Book of Cain? » 6/29/11 4:40pm 6/29/11 4:40pm

The Art of StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm

In addition to releasing dozens of new screen shots for StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm, Blizzard's second chapter in the real-time strategy trilogy, the developer also offered us a look at some early, Zerg-centric concept art. » 5/31/11 10:00pm 5/31/11 10:00pm

New StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm Screen Shots, Annotated For Your…

New in StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm is the option to choose a "Battle Focus" for Kerrigan, the hero character of the campaign. Up to four Battle Focuses, each with five special abilities and attributes, will be available. Only two, Spec Ops and Corruption, were playable during a recent hands-on preview event. » 5/31/11 3:10am 5/31/11 3:10am

Meet Diablo III's New Enchantress, Scoundrel and Templar

Who are these three mysterious additions to Diablo III? They're not new character classes in Blizzard's upcoming action-role-playing game; they're "Followers," the co-op companions you'll play alongside in the next Diablo game. » 5/12/11 5:40pm 5/12/11 5:40pm

World of Warcraft Fans Raise $800,000 For Charity

The purchase of hordes of Moonkin Hatchling pets by players in World of Warcraft has resulted in a donation of $800,000 to the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Blizzard, the company behind the game, gave half of the money it made from the sale to the charity and granted the wishes of two of their fans by giving them a tour… » 5/05/11 4:40pm 5/05/11 4:40pm