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BlizzCon hasn't started yet, but we can get back back to you on this important information: the exact contents of the goodie bag. Heroes of Azeroth starter deck ("Do Not Open! Bring to the WoW TCG area for a FREE entry into a Beginners' Starter Tournament.") XL World of Warcraft t-shirt (a r...

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For those of you who have been living under a rock, tomorrow is the first day of BlizzCon 2007. Tomorrow morning at 9:00 AM PDT, we'll be standing in line for StarCraft II demos (we'll try not to get to involved in playing -- and remember to get back to you with all the details!) and starting at 1...

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While we'll know for certain what the next expansion will be in just a few more days, it's hard to stop speculating. Right now we've got lots of evidence supporting the idea of a Northrend expansion (there's the music, as well as some excellent supporting facts), but we've also got unnamed sources...

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Are you excited yet? In just a few short days we'll be hearing all of the exciting news Blizzard has been sitting on these past few months. We're going to be hearing all sorts of news about StarCraft II, the next big thing (or things!) for World of Warcraft, and who knows what else Blizzard might ...

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For those of you interested in entering any of the contests happening at BlizzCon, tonight is your last chance! If you're going to be at BlizzCon and fancy you have a chance at the costume contest or the dance contest, you've got until 8:00 PM PDT (that's midnight for you east-coasters) to enter. ...

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Blizzard has finally announced an official schedule of events for BlizzCon, happening this Friday and Saturday. It's a bit different from the leaked schedule we'd seen, so if you're curious about what's going to be happening on the show floor, be sure to check it out! But if you can't make it as f...

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We're getting ever closer to the Big Day! In our countdown yesterday, we asked what you would ask Blizzard if you had the chance, so we can ask them when we have the chance -- and keep sending us questions! They're great! Today, however, we're tackling a much less serious topic. Judging from the p...

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Just yesterday, Blizzard announced which Arena teams will be participating in the tournament at BlizzCon. And in the hours since, players on the forums have been scrutinizing their team makeup and trying to determine what it might mean. Poster Alairia jumps in informing us of the class breakdown o...

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We knew that there Blizzard was going to be holding tournaments for StarCraft, Warcraft III, and World of Warcraft Arenas at BlizzCon, but until today we didn't know who would be participating. The BlizzCon site has been updated with a list of participating players along with brief player profiles...

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Our BlizzCon coverage continues all this week-- we're sending our staff out to Anaheim (I'll be out there on Tuesday laying all the groundwork), culminating in the second BlizzCon event on Friday and Saturday. So whether you're going or not, stay tuned to WoW Insider all week for breaking news, li...

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We've got Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and then, on the 5th day, we have BlizzCon! And over at WoW Insider HQ we're busying ourselves with preparations. Laptops? Check! Video cameras? Check! Nintendo DS to play with while waiting in line for the demo stations? Check! Awesome murloc costum...

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Over here at WoW Insider HQ, we've been busy preparing for BlizzCon, now less than a week away, but details on what we're going to see there are still sparse. So with less than a week remaining, I'm going to do a rundown of what we do know: We've got a sketchy schedule, with both StarCraft II ...

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Ah, BlizzCon. Two solid days of all-Blizzard-all-the-time entertainment is coming your way next week. And even if you can't be there yourself, you can expect full coverage of everything happening on the show floor to be here on WoW Insider -- so be prepared to live vicariously through our videos a...

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We're just about a week away from the launch of this year's BlizzCon! (And before you start arguing my math skills, yes, I am counting today itself as a day.) In yesterday's countdown, I asked you all what you were most hoping to see at the convention, and you overwhelmingly replied that you wante...

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BlizzPlanet has compiled an excellent list of Blizzard-related folk we can expect to meet at this year's BlizzCon, complete with pictures to help identify the targets of your fanboy/fangirl-ish stalking. (Do they allow Nerf guns in the convention hall? Their prohibited items list says "no weapons,...

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Blizzard has posted a BlizzCon survival guide including important tips and tricks for those of you attending BlizzCon this year. They advise: Pick up your badge early! When the show starts at 9:00 AM on Friday, there will be massive lines. However, you can pick your badge up early -- between 4...

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We've got a scant 9 days until BlizzCon 2007 kicks of in Anaheim California. And even if you're not going, you've got to be at least a little bit interested what Blizzard might be announcing there. So with 9 days remaining, I'm asking what you're hoping to see unveiled at the Anaheim Convention Ce...

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For those of you planning on heading out to BlizzCon with us next week, Blizzard has just given us a list of dos and don'ts for the convention floor. Don't: Bring a bag larger than 20x10 to the conference. Regardless of size, all bags may be searched and you may be refused entry if you're foun...

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The BlizzCon news is coming out in tiny, bite-sized pieces. This afternoon, we've learned that the Level 70 Elite Tauren Chieftain (last BlizzCon, they were calling themselves Level 60 Elite Tauren Chieftain -- but they've had plenty of time since then) will be playing at BlizzCon on Saturday nigh...

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Before you panic, I'm sure Undead are eligible to participate, too. But what I mean by "live" is that these contests are going to take place at BlizzCon in real time. However, while you don't have to do all the work in advance, you are required to register. So if you're interested in participating...

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