With weekend one and two behind us, we’re looking forward to the semi-finals and finals with the top 8 teams from around the world competing for a share of the $100,000 prize pool—and ultimately claiming bragging rights of the #1 spot . Read on to learn more!
Four days of battle, two groups of hardened players, and 12 solid teams with one goal: to reach the final at BlizzCon. Here’s what four days of nail-biting matches look like—with plenty of gritty determination, flakey fall-outs, inevitable elimination, and epic victories.
Lost on Argus and overtaken by darkness, this playful fox can shrug off the void just being by your side. Your new companion can use its cunning to shift its way through Shadow and Light directly into your heart and home.
As the fel-scarred planet Argus looms in the skies overhead, Azeroth’s greatest heroes prepare a desperate mission into the heart of the Burning Legion’s stronghold. Succeed, and Azeroth may at last know peace; fail, and all worlds will burn. Read on to learn more.
Episode 2 is here! Watch the latest episode to keep up to date with everything that's happening in WoW esports. The new Gladiator's Summit series covers all you'll ever need to know about the WoW Arena Championship: latest information, inside scoops on regional and global championships, and more about the teams and players who clash on the world stage.
Argus presents new challenges and perhaps last desperate bid to put a stop to the Burning Legion’s invasions of Azeroth. To face these challenges, the forces of the Horde and Alliance have gained access to an ancient and powerful source of considerable magic to help enhance Artifact weapons. Read on to Learn More.
In Patch 7.3, the forces of Azeroth will undertake a journey most perilous. Not only will they travel to the eredar home world, Argus, but they will also have opportunity to strike even deeper at the Burning Legion by shutting down Invasion Points on other worlds. Read on to learn more!
The Gladiator’s Summit is a brand-new show dedicated to World of Warcraft Arena events, globally. In each new episode, released regularly during the year, we’ll keep you up to date with everything happening in WoW esports - including insider info, indepth player profiles, and upcoming event analysis.
Blizzard returns to Cologne, Germany this week for gamescom 2017! Taking place from August 22–26, we’ll be live streaming from the show floor and showing off some of the latest content from Overwatch, Hearthstone, World of Warcraft, Heroes of the Storm, StarCraft II, StarCraft: Remastered, and Diablo III.
The time has come to exhibit your masterful movies, astonishing art, carefully crafted costumes, and terrific talents for a chance at BlizzCon 2017 glory! Head over to our Contest pages to submit your entry and learn more about the epic prizes up for grabs this year.
With patch 7.3 on the horizon, we thought it was time to share some updates to combat animations for several casting classes. Similar to what we did with the melee classes at the launch of Legion, these updates are all about priests, mages, Restoration and Elemental shaman, and some additional refinements to Restoration druid casting animations!
The real story of this tournament lies with the players—some of the best we’ve ever seen. With role-swapping, class-hopping, and eye-popping talent, eight of the best teams in North America have fought with everything they have to get to the Championship Final. Who made the cut?
Through dangers untold and hardships unnumbered, the combined forces of the Class Orders have fought their way through the Broken Shore to reach the Tomb of Sargeras. With weapons of great power and the Pillars of Creation at hand, the defenders of Azeroth must face these last foes before the portal is sealed, cutting off the Burning Legion’s access to Azeroth. Read on to learn what lies in wait.
Cup #5 of the WoW® Arena World Championship goes live Saturday 5th August. To watch epic teams battle for victory, tune in to the broadcast at 10:30am PDT, with matches kicking off at 11:00am PDT sharp. The finals are coming and there's a lot to play for, don't miss out!
The North America Cup #4 was filled to bursting with new names, old favorites, upsets, and changes. Big names missed out on the final 8 and new blood entered the fray, proving they were more than worthy of playing amongst the best teams in North America.
Cup #4 of the WoW® Arena World Championship goes live Saturday 29th July. To watch epic teams battle for victory, tune in to the broadcast at 10:30am PDT, with matches kicking off at 11:00am PDT sharp. The finals are coming and there's a lot to play for, don't miss out!
Want to earn points to qualify for the NA regionals? Now's your (last) chance! Sign up today for Cup #4 and Cup #5, running back-to-back this month. The last 8 teams in the tournament will be streamed live on Twitch, so you can strut your stuff on the world stage, or tune in from home to cheer on your heroes.
Patch 2.1 – The Black Temple released on May 15, 2007. Among many other features (such as finally being able to fish in Underbog!) the patch included the long-awaited Black Temple raid, location of the final showdown between Azeroth’s greatest heroes and Illidan Stormrage.
The new WoW esports site is dedicated to the people and players who live and breathe esports, like us. The information you’ll see there focuses entirely on competitive tournaments, talented teams and their stories, live events and recaps, video and streaming content, leaderboards, announcements, and more.
July in Azeroth starts off with bursts of flying color throughout the capital cities as the Midsummer Fire Festival comes to a close. While the holiday may be ending, the work within the Tomb of Sargeras continues this month as raiders continue to plumb its danger-filled depths. Look inside to learn more about what July has in store.
The sixth annual Blizzard Student Art Contest has drawn to a close! Presented by Blizzard Entertainment’s university relations and World of Warcraft development teams, this contest called upon college and university students to create epic World of Warcraft-styled environments and characters and share their vision of Azeroth. Read on to see the winners.
Chromie: gamine gnome, powerful bronze dragon, and time-twisting ally; a friendly force who makes ‘being Chromie’ look so easy, so much fun. Which is why it’s heartbreaking to have to tell you that when patch 7.2.5 hits, Chromie will die. Again, and again, and again, and again.
We’ve added a new member to the murloc family. Meet Squirky! This cuddly bit of sunshine will mrgrrgrgllll straight into your heart, both as a cuddly plush and as an in-game pet you can capture and take along on your adventures. Read on to learn more!
Got a great team and a cunning plan? Good, because signups are open and we're on the lookout for the next WoW Arena champions. Cup #3 will be broadcast live on Twitch on Saturday June 10th at 11:00am PDT. Be there or be...somewhere else having a much less exciting time. You've been warned!
For those of the Alliance, the loss of King Varian Wrynn at the Broken Shore continues to echo throughout Azeroth. But for his son, Anduin Wrynn, that loss is felt most keenly as he faces not only the loss of a father, but takes on new responsibilities as a king. Watch the ending cinematic for the Alliance-only quest line A Found Memento to see Anduin rise to the new challenge before him.
Cup #2 got off to something of an interesting start, with team changes, surprise exits and new team compositions. Catch up with all the action from the final 8 and watch Tempo Storm defeat epic teams Panda Global and Splyce to go top of the leaderboard for the WoW Arena World Championships.
In World of Warcraft: Legion, players can earn new rewards in PvP through the updated Honor system. At Honor level 50, a new path of advancement opens in which players begin earning Prestige levels. These Prestige levels increase with every 50 Honor levels and provide new rewards for each level gained. Read on to learn more.