Tag Archives: Blizzard

Is the Virtual World Really An Escape from Reality? (Part 2)

On September 17th, Blizzard announced that they would be removing the auction houses in Diablo 3. For gamers, this may seem like a very strange move. It is very rare that a company will remove a significant feature of a … Continue reading

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Starcraft II Editor — Second Look

Random fact: On the day of my last post, which was about a short story considered a brilliant piece of American literature, my blog received its lowest daily view count in more than three months (130 views). I guess the … Continue reading

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Starcraft II: Wings of Liberty

Starcraft II: Wings of Liberty is a real-time strategy game and yet another impressive gem from Blizzard. Overview This post is a review in all but the usual sense. I’m not here to assign the game a number from 1 … Continue reading

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Plot Similarities in Blizzard Games

With StarCraft II just released, and from recently the playing of the original StarCraft and WarCraft III campaigns, I’ve noticed that, between the plots, there are quite a few similarities. Blizzard’s creative department is very good at this. The list … Continue reading

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