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01 Nov

Can you feel it?
The spirit world draws close during the Day of the Dead.
This is why we decorate the graves of our dearly departed with flowers and candles and offerings: To welcome them back, even if only for a time.
So come! Dance with me!
Let us cherish and honor those we have lost in their ghostly presence so that they might eat and drink and smile and know that they are loved. – Catrina

Event Details

When: November 1-3
Where: Graveyards of all Capital Cities

Don’t wait for your invitation to arrive and /dance with Catrina to take the form of a skeleton and earn the achievement Dead Man’s Party.

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31 Oct

Delve into the world of dragons from before the events of World of Warcraft®: Dragonflight in this exciting prequel. A new light will shine on the story of the war of the dragons and the impact it’s had on the very future of the dragonflights.

When the world was young, all life shook before the might of Galakrond, a massive primal dragon whose hunger could not be sated. Five primal dragons rose valiantly beside the titan-forged Keeper Tyr to combat this threat. Though the fight was desperate, Galakrond fell by their teeth and talons, and they were chosen to become protectors of Azeroth. The titans gifted Nozdormu, Ysera, Alexstrasza, Malygos, and Neltharion with order magic, transforming them into the Aspects, powerful dragons with command of time, nature, life, magic, even the earth itself. Other primal dragons followed them on their path, and, imbued with the titans’ power, the dragonflights rose to shape the world and serve the Aspects.


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Sanctuary beckons you forth, wanderer. On November 4, at 2:30 pm PDT, a glimpse into the future of Diablo IV will be revealed live to all at BlizzCon. Join associate game director Brent Gibson, production director Tiffany Wat, lead game producer Kalyeigh Calder, game director Joe Shely, and associate director of community Adam Fletcher, who will introduce content releasing during Season of Blood and beyond.

On the first day of BlizzCon, Q&A questions for the Campfire Chat will be gathered in-person from a box in the Diablo hall, along with any from social media. Then, we’ll have a Q&A segment at the end of the stream where the team will answer questions collected from the community.

Visit our official channel to watch live; all will be able to watch the events from near or far. Following the Campfire Chat's conclusion, we’ll post another article with a video of the chat so you can sti...

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30 Oct

BlizzCon® is only one week away, and we can’t wait to see you! Join Chromie and Nozdormu as they observe the timeways while folks gather for in-person and virtual festivities.

These Synthwave tunes were mixed by Jason Charles Miller (who is also the voice of Prince Valanar in Wrath of the Lich King and High Commander Goodchilde in Legion) and Jamison Boaz of Rezodrone.

WoW Synthwave Beats to Chill To: Together at BlizzCon

00:00:00 – Legends of Azeroth (Main Title)
00:05:38 – Lament of the Highborne
00:11:06 – Totems of the Grizzlemaw
00:18:42 – Dragonflight Main Theme

BlizzCon® 2023 returns November 3 and 4 and additional t...

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Each week we’ll look ahead to what’s in store for World of Warcraft, share the latest news, and keep you in the know byte by byte. BlizzCon 2023 returns this weekend, November 3 and 4, reuniting the Blizzard community once more to at the Anaheim Convention Center.

News and Events This Week

  • October 30
    • (Article) Tune in to the World of Warcraft® Guild Clash this weekend at BlizzCon® 2023!
    • (Music) Chill to WoW Synthwave Beats: Together at BlizzCon®
    • (Article) Don’t Forget to Stay Tuned to World of Warcraft Day 1 at BlizzCon
  • October 31
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The BlizzCon Guild Clash goes live Saturday, November 4! Get ready to watch Echo, Golden Guardians, Liquid, and Method match up in a variety of competitions including arenas, dungeons, and a special showcase within Amirdrassil, the Dream’s Hope for the first time. Enjoy the all-day show live at BlizzCon on Twitch and YouTube on Saturday, November 4 at 10:00am PDT (17:00GMT)

We’re bringing four of the most formidable guilds and organizations together to compete in a series of WoW Arenas, Dungeons, and Raid Boss encounter...

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27 Oct

The holidays are on their way, and we can’t wait to ring in the festivities with the FlashOps Holiday Showdown tournament! Registration for North America (NA), Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA), and Asia Pacific (APAC) regions is now live. With participation rewards and BIG regional prize pools, you don’t want to miss it!


Eligible Players from the NA and EMEA regions will compete for their spot in regional FlashOps Holiday Showdown Finals. The top 8 qualifying teams from each region will advance, where they will have a shot at a $50,000 USD prize pool.  

Think you have what it takes? Sign up today and prove it!

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Stay up to date with World of Warcraft when you join us each week as we round up some of the latest top blue posts and discussions.

Here are this week's highlights:

BlizzCon® 2023

  • BlizzCon® 2023 returns November 3 and 4, and additional tickets are still available. Can’t attend? Don’t worry. You can watch all the content from the Anaheim Arena for free. To commemorate the return of BlizzCon, you can also purchase the Bl...
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Millions of you have answered the call to play Overwatch 2 since we launched a year ago. New heroes—Sojourn, Junkerqueen, Kiriko, Ramattra, Lifeweaver, and Illari—have joined the roster. You explored new parts of the world, including Esperança, Shambali Monastery, and Survassa. Teams worked together to stop Null Sector attacks on Rio, Toronto, and Gothenburg. However, we can’t wait to show you what’s coming next to Overwatch 2 at BlizzCon 2023.

Whether you’re attending in-person in Anaheim, CA, or watching from the comfort of your home, there’s going to be a lot of Overwatch 2 news, reveals, and competition to check out!

BlizzCon 2023 – Opening Ceremonies

November 3 – 11:00 AM PT – BlizzCon Arena

Alongside exciting announcements from World of Warcraft®, Diablo® IV, Hearthstone®, and Warcraft: Rumble, Overwatch 2 has a few surprises in store, including introducing the next Hero...

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The fiery basin of the Burning Hells crackles and sparks in yearning—BlizzCon 2023 will soon be upon us! On November 3–4 in-person attendees can meet their favorite content creators, get a Hell’s Ink flash tattoo, receive a signature from members of the development team and more. For those tuning in from home, we’ll be broadcasting a special Diablo IV Campfire Chat live from the BlizzCon show floor and multiple Diablo-partnered content creators will be livestreaming, which can also be viewed in person by attendees.

Here are many of the activities going on in the Diablo section of BlizzCon. Unless specified otherwise, these activities will be available on both Friday and Saturday of the event.


Meet Diablo Partnered Creators


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Harth is pulling out all the stops this BlizzCon, opening up the Tavern and inviting some fun friends to the show. Here’s what you need to know as you plan your visit!

Show Schedule

BlizzCon will be bustling with a jam-packed Opening Ceremony, presentations from all your favorite games, and more! Hearthstone fans won’t want to miss the Opening Ceremony or the Hearthstone: What’s Next panel, on the Main Stage on Friday, at 4:30 p.m. (PDT)—including discussion of both Traditional Hearthstone and Battlegrounds. Check out the Hearthstone schedules here:

Hearthstone Activities and Attractions

The action’s not all on the stage! The Tavern’s always a place to gather, mak...

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26 Oct

The Emerald Dream is a verdant and powerful place that serves as a source of life and hope and is essential to Azeroth's continued survival. It has been protected for centuries under the watchful eyes of the Green Dragonflight. In those centuries, they have fought off the Old Gods, the Burning Legion, and other threats. Now vulnerable to attack once again from Fyrakk and his forces, Azeroth's champions must pull together to save it from destruction at all costs.

A special seed, planted by Tyrande,...

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Here you'll find a list of hotfixes that address various issues related to World of Warcraft: Dragonflight, Wrath of the Lich King Classic, Burning Crusade Classic and WoW Classic. Some of the hotfixes below take effect the moment they were implemented, while others may require scheduled realm restarts to go into effect. Please keep in mind that some issues cannot be addressed without a client-side patch update. This list will be updated as additional hotfixes are applied.


October 25, 2023

Player versus Player

  • Blade's Edge Arena has been temporarily removed from the Arena rotation, for a terrain issue to be addressed.

WoW Classic Era and Hardcore

  • (With realm restarts) Added additional protections to prevent some deaths via flight-path disconnects. Now when you take a taxi, a protection aura is placed on you that ...
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25 Oct

The Guardians of the Dream content brings with it a variety of new content including a new mode of play allowing players to engage in PvP via a new solo queue for an 8v8 player battleground experience.

Like the introduction of Solo Shuffle, the introduction of the Battleground Blitz Brawl could start down the path toward introducing it as a rated mode

Get Into the Blitz

Players will be able to queue either solo or as a duo (if one player is a healer) for epic 8v8 PvP action in fast and furious action on one of eight initially available maps: Warsong Gulch, Twin Peaks, Temple of Kotmogu, Eye of the Storm, Silvershard Mines, Battle for Gilneas, Arathi Basin, and Deepwind Gorge. The Battleground Blitz will be active as an available brawl every week from the time of its release the week of November 7.

Team Composition

  • Each team w...
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Whether you’re looking for a new hair style for you blood elf or looking for a new form of expression for your Druid, the Guardians of the Dream update has what you need.

Four New Blood Elf Hair Colors

Be a more colorful you with a new hair color when you visit the Barber Shop.

New Druid Forms

With the launch of Guardians of the Dream, we’re introducing a veritable menagerie of fantastical Druid forms for you to choose from when you visit the in-game Barber Shop.

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Welcome to the 2023 Overwatch® World Cup Group Stage and Finals! The top 16 teams traveling to Anaheim are ready for the first Overwatch World Cup Lan and Group Stage since 2019.

2023 Overwatch World Cup Group Stage

The top 16 teams have been split into 4 groups and will compete in a round robin gauntlet to determine the 8 teams advancing to the finals bracket taking place at BlizzCon


Group A

Group B

Group C

Group D








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Get four new mounts, a pet, and a future of more exciting items by purchasing a World of Warcraft® 12-Month Subscription*. Your subscription also grants access to the boundless world of Azeroth, including World of Warcraft, Wrath of the Lich King Classic™, and WoW® Classic.

Venture into World of Warcraft and ride on waves of lunar light with the Gleaming Moonbeast mount, make the ground quake as you barge into battle atop the Ginormous Grrloc ground mount, and elegantly swim toward your next adventure with the Wondrous Wavewhisker mount**.

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24 Oct

We’re teaming up with Amazon Prime Gaming* for a special offer From October 24, 2023, at 9:30 a.m. PDT (16:30 GMT)  until November 28, 2023, at 9:29 PST (17:30 GMT) Prime Gaming subscribers can claim the Armored Bloodwing mount*.

Add the Armored Bloodwing to your collection and rule the skies of Azeroth with this monstrous mount. 

Claim Offer

A large red bat with slightly tattered wings, glowing red eyes and mouth, and spikes on its head hovers over the land.

“This monstrous, flesh-eating bat is the undisputed ruler of the night skies.”

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Envisioned by acclaimed Webtoons author Jo Seok, the bone chilling Webtoons of Sanctuary collection may unsettle the most hardened of adventurers. Originally published in Korean, these tales provide a glimpse into the fabled horrors the wary inhabitants of Sanctuary might regale to unruly children under a full moon.

There are 6 ominous installments in total to shock and delight. Each individual tale of this anthology delves into the unseemly and macabre; the imagined terrors that lurk before the light of another grim dawn. A lone wanderer strikes a bargain in a sleepy village, a family cautiously...

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The third Masters Tour of the year is this weekend! Sixteen of the top players from the July, August, and September Ladder rankings will duel for their share of the $50,000 (USD) prize pool and an invite to the 2023 World Championship. Read on for everything you need to know to enjoy the action, only on Twitch and YouTube.

What You Need to Know...

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