Diablo III Launch Event

With the war for Sanctuary against the legions of the Burning Hells upon us, it is time to take arms and make our stand!

With the war for Sanctuary against the legions of the Burning Hells upon us, it is time to take arms and make our stand!

With the war for Sanctuary against the legions of the Burning Hells upon us, it is time to take arms and make our stand!

Blizzard Entertainment’s launch of Diablo III in Singapore in cooperation with regional partner Asiasoft!

With the war for Sanctuary against the legions of the Burning Hells upon us, it is time to take arms and make our stand!

Be part of this clash of Worldstone-shattering proportions by attending the special launch events hosted by retailers around the world. Diablo III will go on sale at midnight on May 14/15, so be among the first to get your hands on the Collector’s Edition!

Blizzard Entertainment developers will be present to meet players and sign copies of the game during the events in several locations throughout the world.

Bangkok

Blizzard Entertainment’s launch of Diablo III in Bangkok in cooperation with regional partner Siam Paragon!

Location

Siam Paragon

991 Siam Paragon Shopping Center Rama 1 Road, Pathumwan
Bangkok, Thailand 10330
View map

When

May 15th - 11am to 4pm

Activities

  • Hourly drawings and giveaways
  • Diablo cosplayers
  • Confetti coupon drop

Prizes

  • Steel series mice, mouse pads, headsets

Partners


Berlin

Be part of this clash of Worldstone-shattering proportions by attending the special launch events hosted by retailers across Europe. Diablo III will go on sale at midnight on May 14/15, so be among the first to get your hands on the Collector’s Edition! Blizzard Entertainment developers will be on-site to sign copies and meet players, and attendees will have a chance to participate in organized activities and win great prizes. Find out what time the festivities begin and check out the list of activities below.

Location

Media Markt TV-HiFi-Elektro GmbH

Berlin Mitte / Am Alexanderplatz
Grunerstraße 20
D-10179 Berlin
View map Join this event on Facebook

News

Diablo III Now Live — Evil is Back
15.05.2012

Twenty years have passed since the Prime Evils were defeated and banished from the world of Sanctuary. Now you must return to Tristram and investigate rumors of a fallen star, an omen that the End Times have begun.
Diablo III is now live and available at a store near you -- or you can click here to purchase a digital copy directly through Blizzard. The game is available at retailers in both a standard and Collector’s Edition. To learn more, visit our Diablo III game information page.
See you in Hell…

D-Day Reminder
14.05.2012

Ahh… fresh meat! The Butcher will be pleased to welcome you all tonight for the release of Diablo III! Exclusive launch events are taking place in five locations across Europe. Although there is no cow level, official events will feature prizes and activities, as well as an on-site Diablo III developer to help you defeat the incoming legions of Hell (and sign your copy of the game).
If you are not able to attend one of the official launch events, you can check out the list of retailers in Europe who will also open their doors on the night of May 14/15.
Don’t forget you can pre-order Diablo III now on our pre-order page.

Stay Awhile and Listen
11.05.2012

For those of you not able to participate in one of the official launch events, make sure to check out the list of all Diablo III European retailers whose doors will also be open for the game’s launch on the night of May 14/15.

Loot Epic Prizes at the Official Diablo III Launch Events!
07.05.2012

We are pleased to announce that you will have the chance to win some amazing prizes at the official Diablo III launch events across Europe, thanks to our official partners.
On the night of May 14/15, BradyGames, Future Publishing, J!NX, NVIDIA, Panini, Razer, and SteelSeries are offering top-notch treasures to those of you brave enough to join your fellow heroes in the battle against the forces of Evil. So don’t miss out! This is the perfect opportunity to grab some outstanding loot in addition to being among the first to get a copy of Diablo III!

Blizzard Activities at the Official Diablo III Launch Events
04.05.2012

The Diablo III launch is just a few weeks away! We are pleased to announce the activities that you can enjoy at the official launch events taking place across Europe on the night of May 14/15.

When

May 14th - 10pm

with Blizzard staff:

Kevin Martens Lead Content Designer
Jason Regier Lead Programmer

Activities

  • Find detailed updates and pictures on Facebook
  • Photo opportunity with the Dark Wanderer
  • Signing session with Diablo III developers
  • Interview with developers on stage
  • Live Diablo III music performance
  • Diablo III Quiz
  • Plenty of prizes to win
  • Increased Diablo III Collector’s Edition quantities
  • And much more!

Prizes

  • Cool Diablo III apparel by J!NX
  • Exclusive Diablo III peripherals by SteelSeries
  • Diablo III Novels and “Book of Cain” by Panini
  • Diablo III Game Guides by Future Press

Irvine

Hell will be unleashed at midnight on May 14/15! Join Blizzard Entertainment and GameStop in Irvine, California to celebrate the launch of Diablo III. Festivities will start at 8:00 p.m. PDT on May 14. Gamers in attendance will enjoy an epic evening of entertainment before Diablo III goes on sale at midnight, including a variety of giveaways; an exciting selection of Diablo-related video footage; and multiple contests with exclusive Diablo III-themed prizes, such as laser-etched desktop PCs from Intel. In addition, members of the Diablo III development team will be on site at each of the official events to meet with players and sign their copies of the game.

Location

Giant Wheel Court at Irvine Spectrum Mall

71 Fortune Drive
Irvine, CA 92618
View map

When

May 14th - 8pm to Midnight (PDT)

with Blizzard staff:

Diablo III development team
Blizzard Executives

Activities

  • Hourly drawings and giveaways
  • Diablo cosplayers
  • Developer signings and more!

Timeline

6:00 p.m.
  • GameStop registers open at Giant Wheel Court
    NOTE: Customers who pre-ordered Diablo III at the GameStop in Spectrum Center must first stop by the store to get a final sales receipt
  • Wristband distribution begins and line forms based on wristband number (final sales receipt required)
8:00 p.m.
  • Event Kick-off at Giant Wheel Court
Midnight
  • Stage activities end
  • Diablo III available for pick up (final sales receipt required)
  • Blizzard autograph tables open
    NOTE: One copy of Diablo III autographed per person

Prizes

  • Exclusive Diablo III-themed prizes such as t-shirts and posters
  • Laser-etched desktop PCs from Intel

London

Be part of this clash of Worldstone-shattering proportions by attending the special launch events hosted by retailers across Europe. Diablo III will go on sale at midnight on May 14/15, so be among the first to get your hands on the Collector’s Edition! Blizzard Entertainment developers will be on-site to sign copies and meet players, and attendees will have a chance to participate in organized activities and win great prizes. Find out what time the festivities begin and check out the list of activities below.

Location

HMV Oxford Street

HMV Oxford Street
150 Oxford Street, Marylebone
London, W1D 1DJ
View map Join this event on Facebook

News

Diablo III Now Live — Evil is Back
15.05.2012

Twenty years have passed since the Prime Evils were defeated and banished from the world of Sanctuary. Now you must return to Tristram and investigate rumors of a fallen star, an omen that the End Times have begun.
Diablo III is now live and available at a store near you -- or you can click here to purchase a digital copy directly through Blizzard. The game is available at retailers in both a standard and Collector’s Edition. To learn more, visit our Diablo III game information page.
See you in Hell…

D-Day Reminder
14.05.2012

Ahh… fresh meat! The Butcher will be pleased to welcome you all tonight for the release of Diablo III! Exclusive launch events are taking place in five locations across Europe. Although there is no cow level, official events will feature prizes and activities, as well as an on-site Diablo III developer to help you defeat the incoming legions of Hell (and sign your copy of the game).
If you are not able to attend one of the official launch events, you can check out the list of retailers in Europe who will also open their doors on the night of May 14/15.
Don’t forget you can pre-order Diablo III now on our pre-order page.

Stay Awhile and Listen
11.05.2012

For those of you not able to participate in one of the official launch events, make sure to check out the list of all Diablo III European retailers whose doors will also be open for the game’s launch on the night of May 14/15.

Loot Epic Prizes at the Official Diablo III Launch Events!
07.05.2012

We are pleased to announce that you will have the chance to win some amazing prizes at the official Diablo III launch events across Europe, thanks to our official partners.
On the night of May 14/15, BradyGames, Future Publishing, J!NX, NVIDIA, Panini, Razer, and SteelSeries are offering top-notch treasures to those of you brave enough to join your fellow heroes in the battle against the forces of Evil. So don’t miss out! This is the perfect opportunity to grab some outstanding loot in addition to being among the first to get a copy of Diablo III!

Blizzard Activities at the Official Diablo III Launch Events
04.05.2012

The Diablo III launch is just a few weeks away! We are pleased to announce the activities that you can enjoy at the official launch events taking place across Europe on the night of May 14/15.

When

May 14th - 10pm

with Blizzard staff:

Julian Love Lead Technical Artist
Leonard Boyarsky Senior World Designer

Activities

  • Find detailed updates and pictures on Facebook
  • Special Guest Appearance from the Dark Wanderer, supported by angels & demons
  • "Tristram" themed Guitarist Solo Performance
  • "Tyrael" greenscreen photo opportunity
  • On-Stage Developer Q&A & Signings
  • And much, much more on the night!

Prizes

  • “1st & 2nd in Queue” Prize Super-Bundles
  • Exclusive Diablo III Goody Bag for attendees (whilst stocks last)

Mexico City

Diablo III goes on sale on June 6th. Be part of this gathering of Worldstone-shattering proportions by attending the special launch events hosted in stores throughout Mexico*. Don´t miss this chance to mingle with the Blizzard gaming community and win some great prizes. Remember, the Collector´s Edition will be available in limited quantities, while supplies last.

*Other stores may host launch events as well. Check GamePlanet / GameRush for more information.

Location

GameRush Pilares

Av. Universidad #697
Colonia del Valle
Mexico City, Mexico
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When

June 6th - 7pm

with Blizzard staff:

Joshua Mosqueira Lead Designer - Diablo III
Jason Bender Senior Designer

Activities

  • Joshua Mosqueira will be on hand to sign boxes, answer questions, chat, and mingle with the community (only at GameRush Pilares).
  • The warriors of Sanctuary stand at the gates, eager to charge into the fray and face the darkness.
  • Try your hand at the activities we planned, and take home some loot of your own!

Prizes

  • Posters
  • T-shirts
  • And more.

Moscow

Further information to be communicated closer to the launch date of Diablo III® in Russia.

Location

Техномолл «Горбушкин двор»

Багратионовский проезд, 7
Москва
View map

When

June 6th - 8pm

with Blizzard staff:

Vitaly Bulgarov Senior Modeling Artist - Cinematics

Activities

  • Special Guest Appearance from the Dark Wanderer, supported by angels & demons
  • Diablo III Costume Contest
  • Live Diablo III music performance
  • Diablo III Quiz

Prizes

  • Alienware M17x Gaming Laptop by Dell (Costume Contest Grand Prize)
  • Exclusive Diablo III peripherals by SteelSeries
  • Cool Diablo III apparel by J!NX
  • "Book of Cain" by Panini
  • And many, many more awesome prizes to win!

Paris

Be part of this clash of Worldstone-shattering proportions by attending the special launch events hosted by retailers across Europe. Diablo III will go on sale at midnight on May 14/15, so be among the first to get your hands on the Collector’s Edition! Blizzard Entertainment developers will be on-site to sign copies and meet players, and attendees will have a chance to participate in organized activities and win great prizes. Find out what time the festivities begin and check out the list of activities below.

Location

FNAC

Galerie du Claridge
74, avenue des Champs-Élysées
75008 Paris
View map Join this event on Facebook

News

Diablo III Now Live — Evil is Back
15.05.2012

Twenty years have passed since the Prime Evils were defeated and banished from the world of Sanctuary. Now you must return to Tristram and investigate rumors of a fallen star, an omen that the End Times have begun.
Diablo III is now live and available at a store near you -- or you can click here to purchase a digital copy directly through Blizzard. The game is available at retailers in both a standard and Collector’s Edition. To learn more, visit our Diablo III game information page.
See you in Hell…

D-Day Reminder
14.05.2012

Ahh… fresh meat! The Butcher will be pleased to welcome you all tonight for the release of Diablo III! Exclusive launch events are taking place in five locations across Europe. Although there is no cow level, official events will feature prizes and activities, as well as an on-site Diablo III developer to help you defeat the incoming legions of Hell (and sign your copy of the game).
If you are not able to attend one of the official launch events, you can check out the list of retailers in Europe who will also open their doors on the night of May 14/15.
Don’t forget you can pre-order Diablo III now on our pre-order page.

Stay Awhile and Listen
11.05.2012

For those of you not able to participate in one of the official launch events, make sure to check out the list of all Diablo III European retailers whose doors will also be open for the game’s launch on the night of May 14/15.

Loot Epic Prizes at the Official Diablo III Launch Events!
07.05.2012

We are pleased to announce that you will have the chance to win some amazing prizes at the official Diablo III launch events across Europe, thanks to our official partners.
On the night of May 14/15, BradyGames, Future Publishing, J!NX, NVIDIA, Panini, Razer, and SteelSeries are offering top-notch treasures to those of you brave enough to join your fellow heroes in the battle against the forces of Evil. So don’t miss out! This is the perfect opportunity to grab some outstanding loot in addition to being among the first to get a copy of Diablo III!

Blizzard Activities at the Official Diablo III Launch Events
04.05.2012

The Diablo III launch is just a few weeks away! We are pleased to announce the activities that you can enjoy at the official launch events taking place across Europe on the night of May 14/15.

When

May 14th - 9pm

with Blizzard staff:

Alex Mayberry Lead Game Producer
Dave Adams Lead Level Designer

Activities

  • Find detailed updates and pictures on Facebook
  • Photo opportunity with the Dark Wanderer
  • Signing session with Diablo III developers
  • Diablo III Cosplay contest
  • Plenty of prizes to win
  • Increased Diablo III Collector’s Edition quantities
  • And much more!

Prizes

  • Clothes by J!NX
  • Peripherals by SteelSeries
  • Books by Panini
  • Guides by Brady

Santiago

Diablo III goes on sale on June 6th. Be part of this gathering of Worldstone-shattering proportions by attending the special launch events hosted in stores throughout Chile*. Don´t miss this chance to mingle with the Blizzard gaming community and win some great prizes. Remember, the Collector´s Edition will be available in limited quantities, while supplies last.

*Other stores may host launch events as well. Check Zmart / Microplay for more information.

Location

Zmart Drugstore Providencia

Av. Providencia 2124 Local 41
Santiago, Chile
View map Join this event on Facebook

When

June 6th - 7pm

Activities

  • Blizzard staff will be on hand to sign boxes, answer questions, chat, and mingle with the community (only at the Zmart Drugstore Providencia).
  • The warriors of Sanctuary stand at the gates, eager to charge into the fray and face the darkness.
  • Try your hand at the activities we planned, and take home some loot of your own!

Prizes

  • Posters
  • T-shirts
  • And more.

Sao Paulo

Diablo III goes on sale on June 6th. Be part of this gathering of Worldstone-shattering proportions by attending the special launch events hosted in stores throughout Brazil*. Don´t miss this chance to mingle with the Blizzard gaming community and win some great prizes. Remember, the Collector´s Edition will be available in limited quantities, while supplies last.

*Other Saraiva stores may host launch events as well. For more information, click here.

Location

Saraiva MegaStore Shopping Center Norte

Travessa Casalbuono, 120
Loja 414
Vila Guilherme, São Paulo - SP
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When

June 6th - 7pm

with Blizzard staff:

Ricardo Biriba Senior Animation Artist - Cinematics

Activities

  • Ricardo Biriba will be on hand to sign boxes, answer questions, chat, and mingle with the community (only at the MegaStore Shopping Center Norte).
  • The warriors of Sanctuary stand at the gates, eager to charge into the fray and face the darkness.
  • Try your hand at the activities we planned, and take home some loot of your own!

Prizes

  • Posters
  • T-shirts
  • And more.

Seoul

Join us on the evening of May 14 to celebrate the release of Diablo III and be among the first to purchase the hottest game in 2012 offline! Developers of Diablo III will be on-site to sign copies and meet players, and attendees will have a chance to participate in organized activities and to be a part of the exciting event to celebrate the new Diablo series. Find out what time the festivities begin and check out the list of activities below.

Location

비트플렉스

서울특별시 성동구 행당동 168-1
View map

When

May 14th - 8pm

with Blizzard staff:

Jeff Kang Artist
Taka Yasuda Senior Producer - Cinematics

Activities

  • Offline pre-sale event of Collector's Edition and Standard Edition
  • Signing event by developers
  • Signing event by celebrity fan of Diablo

Prizes

  • SteelSeries mouse pad or J!NX t-shirt for the first 700 purchasers
  • The first 100 people to buy the game have a chance to win a nVidia Geforce GTX 680

Singapore

Blizzard Entertainment’s launch of Diablo III in Singapore in cooperation with regional partner Asiasoft!

Location

Funan Digitalife Mall

109 North Bridge Road
Singapore 179097
View map

When

May 15th - 10am to 9pm

with Blizzard staff:

Ben Hsieh Brand Director
Marc Messenger Project Director - Cinematics

Activities

  • Hourly drawings
  • Local Cosplayers
  • Signing of Diablo III copies by Marc Messenger

Prizes

  • Steel series mice, mouse pads, headsets and Jinx clothing

Stockholm

Be part of this clash of Worldstone-shattering proportions by attending the special launch events hosted by retailers across Europe. Diablo III will go on sale at midnight on May 14/15, so be among the first to get your hands on the Collector’s Edition! Blizzard Entertainment developers will be on-site to sign copies and meet players, and attendees will have a chance to participate in organized activities and win great prizes. Find out what time the festivities begin and check out the list of activities below.

Location

WEBHALLEN

Sveavägen 39
11134 Stockholm
View map Join this event on Facebook

News

Diablo III Now Live — Evil is Back
15.05.2012

Twenty years have passed since the Prime Evils were defeated and banished from the world of Sanctuary. Now you must return to Tristram and investigate rumors of a fallen star, an omen that the End Times have begun.
Diablo III is now live and available at a store near you -- or you can click here to purchase a digital copy directly through Blizzard. The game is available at retailers in both a standard and Collector’s Edition. To learn more, visit our Diablo III game information page.
See you in Hell…

D-Day Reminder
14.05.2012

Ahh… fresh meat! The Butcher will be pleased to welcome you all tonight for the release of Diablo III! Exclusive launch events are taking place in five locations across Europe. Although there is no cow level, official events will feature prizes and activities, as well as an on-site Diablo III developer to help you defeat the incoming legions of Hell (and sign your copy of the game).
If you are not able to attend one of the official launch events, you can check out the list of retailers in Europe who will also open their doors on the night of May 14/15.
Don’t forget you can pre-order Diablo III now on our pre-order page.

Stay Awhile and Listen
11.05.2012

For those of you not able to participate in one of the official launch events, make sure to check out the list of all Diablo III European retailers whose doors will also be open for the game’s launch on the night of May 14/15.

Loot Epic Prizes at the Official Diablo III Launch Events!
07.05.2012

We are pleased to announce that you will have the chance to win some amazing prizes at the official Diablo III launch events across Europe, thanks to our official partners.
On the night of May 14/15, BradyGames, Future Publishing, J!NX, NVIDIA, Panini, Razer, and SteelSeries are offering top-notch treasures to those of you brave enough to join your fellow heroes in the battle against the forces of Evil. So don’t miss out! This is the perfect opportunity to grab some outstanding loot in addition to being among the first to get a copy of Diablo III!

Blizzard Activities at the Official Diablo III Launch Events
04.05.2012

The Diablo III launch is just a few weeks away! We are pleased to announce the activities that you can enjoy at the official launch events taking place across Europe on the night of May 14/15.

When

May 14th - 11pm

with Blizzard staff:

Keith Landes Senior Producer - Sound
Noel Wolfman Production Director - Cinematics

Activities

  • Find detailed updates and pictures on Facebook
  • Photo opportunity with the Dark Wanderer
  • Signing session with Diablo III developers
  • Diablo III Cosplay contest
  • Live Diablo III music performance
  • Plenty of prizes to win
  • Increased Diablo III Collector’s Edition quantities
  • And much more!

Prizes

  • Clothes by J!NX
  • Peripherals by SteelSeries
  • Graphic Cards by NVIDIA

Taipei

The long wait is over. We are inviting players to celebrate the launch of Diablo III at the same place where we had the launch event for Diablo II ten years ago.

Location

VieShow Cinema

VieShow Cinema Square
No.16 Shong Shou Road, Taipei
View map

When

May 14th - 7pm to 9:30pm

with Blizzard staff:

Steven Chen Senior Artist - Cinematics
Eddy Meng Marketing Director
Che-Yuan Wang Operations Director

Activities

  • Player Meet Q & A
  • Diablo III Cosplay contest / Photographing contest of Diablo III Cosplay
  • Diablobeard contest
  • Lucky Draw
  • Producer autographing session
  • Diablo III standard edition purchase on-site

Prizes

  • Goody bags for the first 250 players arrived for line-up
  • Diablo III poster for all players who come to our launch event (Limited quantity)
  • Mini Tyrael action figure and Diablo III poker set for lucky draw
  • Diablo III Collector's Edition for the winners of Diablo III Cosplay Contest/Diablobeard Contest
  • Diablo III postcard set for players purchasing Taiwanese Diablo III standard edition on-site

Partners


Warsaw

Be part of this clash of Worldstone-shattering proportions by attending the special launch events hosted by retailers across Europe. Diablo III will go on sale at midnight on May 14/15, so be among the first to get your hands on the Collector’s Edition! Blizzard Entertainment developers will be on-site to sign copies and meet players, and attendees will have a chance to participate in organized activities and win great prizes. Find out what time the festivities begin and check out the list of activities below.

Location

EMPIK

Złote Tarasy
Ul. Złota 59
00-120 Warszawa
View map Join this event on Facebook

News

Diablo III Now Live — Evil is Back
15.05.2012

Twenty years have passed since the Prime Evils were defeated and banished from the world of Sanctuary. Now you must return to Tristram and investigate rumors of a fallen star, an omen that the End Times have begun.
Diablo III is now live and available at a store near you -- or you can click here to purchase a digital copy directly through Blizzard. The game is available at retailers in both a standard and Collector’s Edition. To learn more, visit our Diablo III game information page.
See you in Hell…

D-Day Reminder
14.05.2012

Ahh… fresh meat! The Butcher will be pleased to welcome you all tonight for the release of Diablo III! Exclusive launch events are taking place in five locations across Europe. Although there is no cow level, official events will feature prizes and activities, as well as an on-site Diablo III developer to help you defeat the incoming legions of Hell (and sign your copy of the game).
If you are not able to attend one of the official launch events, you can check out the list of retailers in Europe who will also open their doors on the night of May 14/15.
Don’t forget you can pre-order Diablo III now on our pre-order page.

Stay Awhile and Listen
11.05.2012

For those of you not able to participate in one of the official launch events, make sure to check out the list of all Diablo III European retailers whose doors will also be open for the game’s launch on the night of May 14/15.

Loot Epic Prizes at the Official Diablo III Launch Events!
07.05.2012

We are pleased to announce that you will have the chance to win some amazing prizes at the official Diablo III launch events across Europe, thanks to our official partners.
On the night of May 14/15, BradyGames, Future Publishing, J!NX, NVIDIA, Panini, Razer, and SteelSeries are offering top-notch treasures to those of you brave enough to join your fellow heroes in the battle against the forces of Evil. So don’t miss out! This is the perfect opportunity to grab some outstanding loot in addition to being among the first to get a copy of Diablo III!

Blizzard Activities at the Official Diablo III Launch Events
04.05.2012

The Diablo III launch is just a few weeks away! We are pleased to announce the activities that you can enjoy at the official launch events taking place across Europe on the night of May 14/15.

When

May 14th - 9pm

with Blizzard staff:

Russell Brower Director of Audio - Sound
Chris Thunig 2D Art Director - Cinematics

Activities

  • Find detailed updates and pictures on Facebook
  • Photo opportunity with the Dark Wanderer
  • Signing session with Diablo III developers
  • Diablo III Cosplay contest
  • Diablo III light show with Original Soundtrack
  • Interview with developers on stage
  • Diablo III Quiz
  • Plenty of prizes to win
  • Increased Diablo III Collector’s Edition quantities
  • And much more!

Prizes

  • Cool DIII apparel by J!NX
  • Exclusive DIII peripherals by SteelSeries