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*[[BlizzCon 2012]] ''cancelled''<ref>{{ref web|work=Official BlizzCon site (US)|url=http://us.battle.net/blizzcon/en/blog/4338369/2012_Battlenet_World_Championship_Event-1_25_2012|title=2012 Battle.net World Championship Event|author=[[Blizzard Entertainment]]|date=25-Jan-2012 5:00 AM PST}}</ref>
 
*[[BlizzCon 2012]] ''cancelled''<ref>{{ref web|work=Official BlizzCon site (US)|url=http://us.battle.net/blizzcon/en/blog/4338369/2012_Battlenet_World_Championship_Event-1_25_2012|title=2012 Battle.net World Championship Event|author=[[Blizzard Entertainment]]|date=25-Jan-2012 5:00 AM PST}}</ref>
 
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== Convention Information ==
 
== Convention Information ==
 
BlizzCon is hosted at the [[wikipedia:Anaheim Convention Center|Anaheim Convention Center]] California, lasting 10am till 10pm for two days generally Friday to Saturday.
 
BlizzCon is hosted at the [[wikipedia:Anaheim Convention Center|Anaheim Convention Center]] California, lasting 10am till 10pm for two days generally Friday to Saturday.
   
The $100 ($150 for Blizzcon 2010) ticket cost gets entry to the convention hall for the two days of the event and an exclusive "Goodie Bag" which contained things like in-game prizes for ''World of Warcraft'' players, [[Beta Trial]] keys for upcoming Blizzard games, [[World of Warcraft Trading Card Game]] Cards, and other exclusive Blizzard Swag. The tickets are often sold out within days of going on sale.
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The first convention had a $100 ($150 for Blizzcon 2010) ticket cost. This ticket gets entry to the convention hall for the two days of the event and an exclusive "Goodie Bag" which contained things like in-game prizes for ''World of Warcraft'' players, [[Beta Trial]] keys for upcoming Blizzard games, [[World of Warcraft Trading Card Game]] Cards, and other exclusive Blizzard Swag. The tickets are often sold out within days of going on sale.
   
 
Blizzard generally saves announcements about upcoming games for the next Blizzcon. All of the ''World of Warcraft'' expansions have been announced at BlizzCon.
 
Blizzard generally saves announcements about upcoming games for the next Blizzcon. All of the ''World of Warcraft'' expansions have been announced at BlizzCon.
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== External links ==
 
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|{{elink|icon=twitter|site=Official BlizzCon Twitter feed|link=http://twitter.com/BlizzCon|desc=@BlizzCon}}
 
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{{elink|type=blizzconus|link=http://us.battle.net/blizzcon/en/blog/8713023/BlizzCon_2013_Storms_Anaheim_November_8-9-2_19_2013|desc=BlizzCon 2013 Storms Anaheim November 8-9|bydate=by [[Blizzard Entertainment]], Feb 19, 2013 6:00 AM PST}}
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{{elink|type=blizzconus|link=http://us.battle.net/blizzcon/en/blog/3390855|desc=Follow the Official BlizzCon Twitter Feed|bydate=by [[Zarhym]], Aug 26, 2011 5:16 PM PDT}}
 
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{{elink|type=bnetus|site=BlizzCon|link=http://us.battle.net/blizzcon/en/blog/3390855|desc=Follow the Official BlizzCon Twitter Feed|bydate=by [[Zarhym]], Aug 26, 2011 5:16 PM PDT}}
 
 
{{elink|type=bnetwowus|link=http://us.battle.net/wow/en/blog/3197117|desc=New BlizzCon Site Now Open|bydate=by [[Blizzard Entertainment]], Jul 25, 2011 1:42 PM PDT}}
 
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{{elink|type=bnetwoweu|link=http://eu.battle.net/wow/en/blog/2666757|desc=New BlizzCon Site Now Open|bydate=by [[Blizzard Entertainment]], 25 Jul 2011 15:31 UTC}}
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|colspan="3"|{{elink|type=wowinsider|link=http://wow.joystiq.com/2013/02/25/wow-insiders-favorite-blizzcon-memories/|desc=WoW Insider's favorite BlizzCon memories|bydate=by {{wowinsider|Elizabeth Harper}} Feb 25th 2013 at 1:00PM}}
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|colspan="3"|{{elink|type=blizzconus|link=http://us.battle.net/blizzcon/en/blog/8713027/Looking_Back_at_Past_BlizzCons-2_19_2013|desc=Looking Back at Past BlizzCons|bydate=by [[Blizzard Entertainment]], Feb 19, 2013 5:59 AM PST}}
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{{elink|type=blizzconeu|link=http://eu.battle.net/blizzcon/en/blog/7335913/Looking_Back_at_Past_BlizzCons-19_02_2013|desc=Looking Back at Past BlizzCons|bydate=by [[Blizzard Entertainment]], 19 Feb 2013 14:10 GMT}}
 
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Latest revision as of 22:55, April 22, 2014

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BlizzCon (or Blizzard Convention) is a celebration of the Warcraft, StarCraft and Diablo franchises along with the communities that surround them. The event contains Q&A panels featuring Blizzard developers, social events for fans and developers to meet one another, and previews of new/upcoming Blizzard games/tournaments featuring StarCraft, Warcraft III, and World of Warcraft Arenas.

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Convention Information Edit

BlizzCon is hosted at the Anaheim Convention Center California, lasting 10am till 10pm for two days generally Friday to Saturday.

The first convention had a $100 ($150 for Blizzcon 2010) ticket cost. This ticket gets entry to the convention hall for the two days of the event and an exclusive "Goodie Bag" which contained things like in-game prizes for World of Warcraft players, Beta Trial keys for upcoming Blizzard games, World of Warcraft Trading Card Game Cards, and other exclusive Blizzard Swag. The tickets are often sold out within days of going on sale.

Blizzard generally saves announcements about upcoming games for the next Blizzcon. All of the World of Warcraft expansions have been announced at BlizzCon.

References Edit

  1. ^ Blizzard Entertainment 2012-01-25. 2012 Battle.net World Championship Event. Official BlizzCon site (US).

External links Edit

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