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Blizzard's Hearthstone: Building a truly digital card game

CNET speaks to Hearthstone's developers about creating "story moments", "unexpected surprises", and villains that act like jerks.

By 26 August 2014

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Activision Blizzard's second quarter beats estimates on strength of digital

The video game maker sails past expectations as it gears up to deliver the sci-fi shooter Destiny, its most expensive title to date.

By 6 August 2014

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World of Warcraft announces true Australian servers

In line with 10th anniversary celebrations, Blizzard has shocked Australian fans with the announcement of local servers set to go live October 28.

By 24 October 2014

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Blizzard releases first-ever Warcraft infographic

Blizzard releases an infographic detailing never-before-seen global statistics for its enormous MMORPG World of Warcraft, which turns 10 this year. Guess which pet is the most popular.

By 30 January 2014

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Vivendi, Activision Blizzard deal held up for shareholder vote

Vivendi's $8.2 billion sale was all set to go before a shareholder filed suit requesting a vote on the matter.

By 20 September 2013

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Blizzard removing auction house from Diablo III

Blizzard has announced that it will be removing the auction house feature entirely from Diablo III as of March 2014.

By 18 September 2013

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A massive success: 10 years of World of Warcraft

Can a game really have something for everybody? As the latest expansion prepares for launch, we speak to Ion Hazzikostas about the history and future of the game that has ruled the MMO roost for an entire decade.

By 30 October 2014

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Driven by GTA Online's success, Take-Two sees future in Internet games

Ahead of the re-release of Grand Theft Auto V for newer consoles, the game maker's fiscal second-quarter earnings shed light on its growing online business.

By 30 October 2014

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Video game software still struggling despite Destiny release

Thanks to the launch of Activision's Destiny, the game industry managed a modest September but is still seeing a slump in software sales, according to NPD Group's latest monthly report.

By 17 October 2014

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Unity, one gaming development platform to unite them all, up for sale

A presentation pitching Unity has been circulating around the games industry, sources say. The potential buyer gets popular software that powers games large and small.

By 9 October 2014