Tag: Blizzard

Blizzard Working on Diablo III Server Issues

Some Diablo III issues have been reported after the worldwide launch yesterday, with some users finding themselves unable to play due to server problems. Shortly after the servers were switched on late last night, some players were unable to log in, some were logged out for no apparent reason and some players were reporting issues with character creation. Edge-Online report on a post on the Diablo…

Diablo III Release Date Revealed

PC gamers will be thrilled to hear that Blizzard Entertainment has finally revealed that Diablo III will be released on May 15. “After many years of hard work by our development team and months of beta testing by hundreds of thousands of dedicated players around the world, we’re now in the homestretch,” said Mike Morhaime, CEO and cofounder of Blizzard Entertainment. “We look forward to putting…

Diablo III Senior Producer Leaves Blizzard

Blizzard Senior Producer, Steve Parker has left Blizzard and therefore the Diablo III project. We don’t know what this could mean for Diablo III, if anything at all. Parker dropped the bomb via Twitter this weekend and the reasoning behind this remains unkown. Parker Tweeted: “I’m no longer working at Blizzard or on D3,” Parker wrote. “I’ve had a great five years…

Dark days at Activision…

…but at least there’s a PS3 release date of March 3 for the Black Ops DLC – First Strike.

However, I’m sure that doesn’t make the 500 people losing their jobs feel any better.  It must be an even tougher pill to swallow considering Activision’s latest financial results – they certainly aren’t terrible.  And to further rub salt in the wounds, the publishing giant has gone and axed some fan favourites in Guitar Hero, True Crime and possibly Tony Hawk and DJ Hero.