Blizzard-north

10.12.12
Blizzard North considered making Diablo Junior for the Game Boy Color
10.12.12

Blizzard North considered making Diablo Junior for the Game Boy Color

David Craddock is a freelance writer (and former Joystiquer) who's putting a book together about Bl...

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10.31.11
Upcoming book Stay Awhile and Listen delves into the history of Blizzard
10.31.11

Upcoming book Stay Awhile and Listen delves into the history of Blizzard

Are you into video games? Of course you are. Are you into history? Are you into Blizzard Entert...

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10.11.11
Gazillion's president says MMOs are in a rut
10.11.11

Gazillion's president says MMOs are in a rut

"I think MMOs in general are in a rut. It's still mainly WoW clones. A lot of people have done th...

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07.22.11
Ex-Cryptic CCO Bill Roper joins Disney Interactive Media Group
07.22.11

Ex-Cryptic CCO Bill Roper joins Disney Interactive Media Group

Bill Roper's cultivated an impressive resume during his tenure with the gaming industry, includin...

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02.17.11
Alleged screens of canceled 2005 Diablo 3 are heavenly
02.17.11

Alleged screens of canceled 2005 Diablo 3 are heavenly

In internet time, 2005 might as well be the last century. Christopher Nolan was just beginning to t...

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01.12.11
Former Blizzard executive named president of Gazillion Entertainment
01.12.11

Former Blizzard executive named president of Gazillion Entertainment

What's left to do for the man who created Blizzard's seminal Diablo series? A promotion to presiden...

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11.12.09
Torchlight dev speaks about Blizzard competition, MMO plans
11.12.09

Torchlight dev speaks about Blizzard competition, MMO plans

Max Schaefer, co-founder of Torchlight developer Runic Games (and former Blizzard North staffer) re...

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04.07.08
Castaway Entertainment shipwrecked, suspends operations
04.07.08

Castaway Entertainment shipwrecked, suspends operations

Castaway Entertainment, a studio established nearly five years ago by former Blizzard North devs, h...

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01.24.08
Behind the Curtain: What's in a name?
01.24.08

Behind the Curtain: What's in a name?

How much attention do you pay to the names behind the MMOs we're playing just now? Do you dig up as...

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