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CrunchGear PSA: Starcraft II trailer may cause nerdgasm

7/27 is coming soon friends. I’ll see you online.

Eve Online, the interview: Getting to know the space-themed MMO's philosophy on game design, user communities, & online anonymity

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/07/eveonlinelogo.jpg" />Online gamers received quite the scare last week when <a HREF="http://www.crunchgear.com/tag/blizzard/">Blizzard</a>

Remembering the 2,500 page Real ID freakout on Blizzard's official forums

In loving memory of the greatest message board thread in the history of the Internet: the nearly 2,500 page monster discussing the now-rescinded plan to use real names on the Blizzard message board. M

Blizzard changes its mind, real names not required to post on forums

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/07/norealname.jpg" />Well, well, well. <a HREF="http://www.crunchgear.com/tag/blizzard/">Blizzard</a> has announced that real names WILL NOT

When privacy meets hypocrisy: Blizzard Real ID edition

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/07/orcab.jpg" />If <a HREF="http://www.crunchgear.com/tag/blizzard/">Blizzard</a> wanted to spark a discussion, well, job done. The <a HREF=

Don't like Blizzard's new anti-anonymous commenting policy? Tough luck.

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/07/blac.jpg" />Let's get one thing straight: <a HREF="http://www.crunchgear.com/tag/blizzard/">Blizzard</a> is totally in the right here. Yo

Want to QQ on Blizzard's message board? Better get ready to use your real name!

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/07/anonymousbl.jpg" />Kudos to <a HREF="http://www.crunchgear.com/tag/blizzard/">Blizzard</a> for putting an end to Anonymous Cowards everyw

The parade of StarCraft II accessories begins with customized SteelSeries Zboard keyboard

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/06/scz.jpg" />T-minus one month and counting till the release of <a HREF="http://www.crunchgear.com/tag/starcraft-ii/"><i>StarCraft II</i></

Blizzard: DRM is a waste of everyone's time

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/05/sc2bl.png" />"We need our development teams focused on content and cool features, not anti-piracy technology." Thank you, finally! See, <

StarCraft II to be censored for South Korean release

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/05/marinea.jpg" />When I read this headline, I thought there must have been some mistake. I mean, as we all know, <em>StarCraft</em> is the

World of Warcraft Auction House heads to iPhone; Blizzcon tickets on sale next month

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/05/wowremote.jpg" />You can now monitor your <a HREF="http://www.crunchgear.com/tag/world-of-warcraft/"><i>World of Warcraft</i></a> auction

8-bit Starcraft: I would have played this

This prototype for Starcraft was found by the son of an old-school Blizzard programmer — it dates from the early ’80s. Really quite shocking how advanced it is for the time! Check out this

Blizzard will add Facebook integration to Battle.net

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/05/blizzardfb.jpg" />Whoa there. <a HREF="http://www.crunchgear.com/tag/blizzard/">Blizzard</a> just announced that its Battle.net service w

StarCraft II official release date has been set: July 27, 2010

Hold onto your knickers, everyone, for Blizzard has announced, via fancy e-mail, the release date for StarCraft II: July 27, 2010. So, slightly less than three months from now. You may freak out now.

Blizzard selling World of Warcraft mounts now

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/04/blizzardmounts.jpg" />Yup, <a HREF="http://www.crunchgear.com/tag/blizzard/">Blizzard</a> is selling <a HREF="http://www.crunchgear.com/t

There will be a collector's edition of StarCraft II

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/04/sc21.jpg" /><a HREF="http://www.crunchgear.com/tag/blizzard/">Blizzard</a> just announced, via fancy e-mail, that there will, indeed, be

World of Warcraft: Cataclysm beta pre-invites incoming!

Look what just showed up in my inbox! No details were mentioned, dates or anything like that, but I did submit my Battle.net account to the giant database in the sky. ¬°Muy emocionante!

Blizzard-ahoy on Amazon Gold Box deals

Just a friendly heads-up: today is Blizzard day on Amazon Deals or whatever it’s called. You know, new deals on the hour, every hour till 9pm PT. The deals are only revealed as they go live. I&#

Man alive, the World of Warcraft economy is quite elastic!

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/02/demand.gif" />There are people out there who take to <i>World of Warcraft</i>'s Auction House like NYU Stern graduates take to Wall Stree

Yeah, Cataclysm will come out this year

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/02/blizzard.jpg" />It's earnings call season, and while no news is more shocking than the fact that WWE will drop the Survivor Series, there
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