BlizzCon 2023 has started and we’ve already received major announcements for games like World of Warcraft, Diablo IV, and Overwatch 2. Here’s everything you missed.
BlizzCon 2023 has begun: the popular industry event celebrating community returns four years after the last in-person event.
Mike Ybarra, President of Blizzard Entertainment, opened the show and thanked the millions of players around the world.
“BlizzCon isn’t just about the latest updates from Blizzard, it’s also about you. All of our efforts are player-centered, and our goal is to continue supporting these incredible communities. »
The opening ceremony was followed by announcements on all of Blizzard’s major titles. Here are some important points:
BlizzCon 2023 Announcements
World of Warcraft
Three additional expansions for World of Warcraft have been announced:
World of Warcraft: The War Within is the first part of The Worldsoul Saga, an ambitious creative project set in the Warcraft universe. In this extension, planned for released in 2024an ancient civilization rises deep within the planet’s soil, and players travel to the new continent of Khaz Algar.
Warcraft Rumble, the first Warcraft game designed entirely for mobile, is now available for iOS and Android! In this action-packed strategy game, players build armies of their favorite characters from the Warcraft universe and pit them against each other in unique missions. Players can look forward to over 70 unique missions as well as weekly and monthly challenges in the form of multi-part dungeons, PvP and much more.
World of Warcraft Classic invites players to return to Azeroth and begin a new journey – this time with a surprise! In Season of Discovery, players can embark on a new adventure, unlocking new abilities for characters through exploration and experimentation.
World of Warcraft: Classic CataclysmBlizzard Entertainment’s third expansion for World of Warcraft was first released in December 2010 and now returns in 2024!
In Diablo® IV’s dark story sequel, Vessel of Hatred, set to release in 2024, players will learn more about the fate of the Great Evil Mephisto and his evil plans for Sanctuary. Players will venture into the dense jungles of Nahantu and explore new gameplay possibilities, including an all-new class never before seen in the Diablo universe.
Mauga will join the Overwatch 2 lineup as a new tank hero! This weekend, players will be able to test the new hero for a short time before his release in Season 8. The Overwatch team also announced that there will be a lot more content coming, including the all-new mode PvP game “Clash”. “, where players will visit the new Hanaoka map, inspired by the fan-favorite Overwatch 1 map, Hanamura.