Posts Tagged Blizzard


Vivendi courting Activision-Blizzard buyers

Vivendi, the parent company of Activision-Blizzard, appears to be looking to offload the publisher in order to raise some quick cash for its own ailing finances.

By Peter Parrish | 11 Jul 2012 | 1

South Korea bans virtual item trading, Diablo 3 auction house dead

South Korea has officially banned the trade of virtual items, which would make Diablo 3’s Auction House illegal in the country.

By John Robertson | 15 Jun 2012 | 21

German consumer association takes action over Diablo 3

The German consumer association, the vzbv, has today cautioned Blizzard over Diablo 3’s packaging description highlighting antitrust violations.

By Paul Younger | 15 Jun 2012 | 2

Blizzard set to bring down the Diablo 3 ban hammer

For the past couple of weeks Diablo 3 has been the target of botters and gold farmers hell-bent on exploiting any loopholes in Blizzard’s systems to gather as much gold as possible prior to the real money auction house going live.

By Paul Younger | 12 Jun 2012 | 6

Blizzard celebrate Diablo 3 success with booze-up

Earlier this week Blizzard revealed that a whopping 6.3 million copies of Diablo 3 have now been sold making it the fastest selling PC game ever. 
Sure the game is being criticised by some die-hard fans left right and centre and the launch didn’t go as smoothly as planned, but you have to celebrate that 6.3 million somehow.

By Paul Younger | 26 May 2012 | Comments Off

IncGamers Podcast #73

The IncGamers Podcast goes robo-loco as Tim shoots many robots in, err, Shoot Many Robots, John tries out the equally metallic Twisted Metal and Peter wishes he at least had some robotic companions in the often empty world of Microsoft Flight.

By Paul Younger | 13 Mar 2012 | 11

IncGamers Podcast #69

Join Peter and Tim for an intimate twosome, as Episode 69 gets all sexy for Valentine’s Day.

By Paul Younger | 14 Feb 2012 | 5