Blizzard Entertainment is a leading developer who creates and publishes entertainment software. After establishing the Blizzard Entertainment brand in 1994, the company quickly became one of the most popular and respected computer game creators in the industry. With the creation of very enjoyable and well-designed entertainment experiences, Blizzard Entertainment has maintained, since its inception, an incomparable reputation in terms of quality.
For more than two decades, titles created by Blizzard Entertainment have won the # 1 position in sales, including their most recent releases, Overwatch ™, World of Warcraft®: Warlords of Draenor ™, Hearthstone®: Heroes of Warcraft ™, Diablo® III: Reaper of Souls ™, and StarCraft® II: Heart of the Swarm ™. The company has been widely acclaimed by critics and received various Game of the Year awards in all its franchises. In addition, Battle.net®, its online gaming service, is one of the largest in the world and has millions of active players.
Products based on Blizzard Entertainment game universes have also proven popular with players. These include action figures, novels, comics, manga, board games, role-playing games, clothing and the World of Warcraft Collectible Card Game, which is a bestseller in its category. To further extend the reach of his games, Blizzard Entertainment works together with Legendary Pictures – the studio responsible for films such as Man of Steel, The Dark Knight Rises, Inception, Watchmen, and 300 – in a Warcraft® film.