BlizzCon 2013

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BlizzCon 2013 is a BlizzCon event hosted by Blizzard Entertainment that took place at the Anaheim Convention Center on November 8-9, 2013.

The official date for BlizzCon 2013 was announced on February 19, 2013.

Warcraft Features and Schedule

November 8

Opening Ceremony (19:00 – 19:45 UTC)
World of Warcraft: What's Next? (20:30 – 22:00 UTC)
The World of Warcraft design team spotlights upcoming content, features, and game updates.
Hearthstone : Fireside Chat (22:15 – 23:15 UTC)
The Hearthstone designers discuss how the game was born and grew, along with current metagame trends.
World of Warcraft: The Adventure Continues (22:30 – 23:30 UTC)
A discussion of Warcraft's settings, lore, and the direction of the story.
Art of World of Warcraft (23:45 – 00:45 UTC)
The World of Warcraft art team gives players a look at the process of creating the game's environments, enemies, and other artwork.

November 9

World of Warcraft Live Raid (18:00 – 19:00 UTC)
Two PvE guilds compete in a race to complete the Siege of Orgrimmar raid.
World of Warcraft Raids, Gameplay, Questing, and More (19:30 – 20:30 UTC)
The World of Warcraft team shows what's to come, including raids, dungeons, questing, and other gameplay features.
Warcraft Movie Presentation (21:00 – 22:00 UTC)
Duncan Jones and key Blizzard personnel discuss the upcoming Warcraft film.
World of Warcraft Q&A (22:30 – 23:30 UTC)
The World of Warcraft development team fields questions about the game's lore, dungeons, zones, raids, and more (but not classes).

Other Activities

The map of BlizzCon 2013.
  • Hands-on play time with the latest versions of Blizzard Entertainment games
  • Global finals for Blizzard eSports, featuring top pro gamers from around the world
  • In-depth discussion panels with Blizzard game developers and artists
  • Competitive and casual tournaments for players to showcase their talents
  • Community contests with great prizes
  • Commemorative merchandise based on Blizzard Entertainment’s game universes
  • More activities and attractions to be announced on www.blizzcon.com

Tickets

BlizzCon 2013 loading screen.

Benefits Dinner, supporting the Children's Hospital of Orange County

  • $500.00 USD per ticket (200 tickets total)
  • Includes BlizzCon 2013 ticket
  • Limit 2 per household
  • To be held Thursday, November 7th, 2013

The Virtual Ticket allows access to DirectTV's BlizzCon Pay-Per-View event, and offers a streaming internet video of multiple channels.

  • Price is $39.95 USD

The Opening Ceremony and Tournaments are streamed by Blizzard for free.

Swag/Goodie Bag

This is Murkalot.

In-game goodies:[1]

  • Murkalot mini-pet, a baby Murloc with Diablo paladin-esque characteristics
  • StarCraft II bonus, Tearin' Stitches portrait and Stitches' Hook decal
  • Hearthstone mystery minion
  • Diablo III banner, Mark of Death
  • Cute But Deadly plushies: Arthas, Kerrigan and Diablo[2]

References

  1. ^ Goodies
  2. ^ Inside the BlizzCon 2013 Goody Bag (2013-10-25). Retrieved on 2013-10-25.

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