Blizzard Entertainment is a premier developer and publisher of entertainment software. After establishing the Blizzard Entertainment label in 1994, the company quickly became one of the most popular and well-respected makers of computer games. By focusing on creating well-designed, highly enjoyable entertainment experiences, Blizzard Entertainment has maintained an unparalleled reputation for quality since its inception.
Blizzard Entertainment’s track record of back-to-back #1 games spans more than a decade, including its most recent releases, World of Warcraft®: Warlords of Draenor™, Hearthstone®: Heroes of Warcraft™, Diablo® III: Reaper of Souls™, and StarCraft® II: Heart of the Swarm™.
In addition to its established franchises, Blizzard Entertainment is now exploring new worlds—and mashing them together. The upcoming Overwatch™ is a team-based shooter featuring an amazing cast of heroes and built with an emphasis on accessibility and pure fun. Heroes of the Storm™ is an action-packed online team brawler, featuring iconic characters drawn from throughout the company’s history.
The company has also garnered broad critical acclaim, achieving multiple Game of the Year awards across each of its blockbuster franchises. In addition, Blizzard Entertainment’s online-game service, Battle.net®, is one of the largest in the world, with millions of active players. Extending the reach of its games even further, Blizzard Entertainment is currently at work with Legendary Pictures, the studio behind the feature films Man of Steel, The Dark Knight Rises, Inception, Watchmen, and 300, on a live-action Warcraft® movie.