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No Blizzcon in 2012 2 years 6 months ago #22322

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http://www.pcgamer.com/2012/01/25/blizzcon-2012-cancelled-will-return-in-2013/

 

Blizzard have announced that their massive annual convention won’t be happening this year. Instead, they’ll be devoting more time to finishing their many projects. “In light of our jam-packed schedule, we’ve decided to hold the next BlizzCon in 2013,” Blizzard say in a statement on Battle.net, mentioning that they’re currently “heavily focused on getting Diablo III, Mists of Pandaria, and Heart of the Swarm into players’ hands as soon as possible.”

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Sad news
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Re: No Blizzcon in 2012 2 years 6 months ago #22326

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It sucks but with all the work they are doing on games this year I can see why.

Lots of Blizzard games are in the works

Diablo III
Starcraft expansion
WoW expansion

Lots of stuff going on over there. They make money on games much more than they do on Blizzcon.
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Re: No Blizzcon in 2012 2 years 6 months ago #22327

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I'm more surprised that they wouldn't have a different group that is in charge of the show . Saying that they can't do it because they want to focus on working on games makes me wonder if they have their game development teams working on the show lol.
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Re: No Blizzcon in 2012 2 years 6 months ago #22329

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Really a bummer, but I respect the idea. Given that Blizzcon isn't typically until the fall, it does perhaps shine a little light on the release dates of these titles.

Don't forget about Blizzard Dota as well.
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Re: No Blizzcon in 2012 2 years 6 months ago #22330

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I'm still waiting to get into DOTA 2. I want my invite, sorry for the thread hijack, lol.

Hopefully all three games come out this year.
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Re: No Blizzcon in 2012 2 years 6 months ago #22331

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I'll bet you could still buy tickets to the event. Why not try to get more money out of their customer's! ha ha
I just think my Blizzard Days are over, Never much of a starcraft fan (I'm honestly just terrible at those types of games) and WoW just makes my butt hurt thinking about all the time and energy i spent on that game, and looking back, it was only fun about 10% of the time when the stars were alligned and the moon was full...

I am though looking forward to seeing Diablo III in action at the next lan, but not sure i'll drop the $300 for the annual subscription to WoW to get it ;-)
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Re: No Blizzcon in 2012 2 years 6 months ago #22332

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I like Starcraft a bunch but I don't invest time in games like I used to. I play so many different games and not just for Gaming News that I am only really good in a few titles.

WoW was a blast for me but I lost out on playing so many different games that came out. Also, I hate who I become when I play MMO's. It's like that is all I do. MMO's are just not for me.
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Re: No Blizzcon in 2012 2 years 6 months ago #22333

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Diablo 3 will be available on its on also lol
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Re: No Blizzcon in 2012 2 years 6 months ago #22334

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I was wondering if Dave knew that. Getting it thru WoW is not the only way.
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