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Jun 25, 2008 BlizzCon 2009 Live Stream Orders Open
This year, for the first time, you'll have the opportunity to enjoy a live Internet stream of BlizzCon coverage from the comfort of your own home. The stream includes the same content as the DIRECTV pay-per-view event, but you do not have to be a DIRECTV subscriber to purchase it. It consists of over 16 hours of video, including interviews and commentary, main stage presentations, and tournament coverage. It’s now available to order for $39.95, and purchasers will also receive the BlizzCon 2009-exclusive in-game pet, Grunty the Murloc Marine (not available in all regions). Head over to the BlizzCon 2009 Live Stream website to get more information, to test video playback on your system, or to place an order.
Jun 25, 2008 New Fan Art
The Blizzard Fan Art Section has been updated with 3 new artwork from World of Warcraft.

Jun 25, 2008 FigurePets Now Available
As of today, FigurePrints is expanding their services to offer limited-edition pets to go along with their custom character statues, and manufactured using the same high-tech 3D printing process. To begin with, three pets are available: Clockwork Rocket Bot, Speedy the turtle, and Stinky the skunk. These pets are only available until July 31, after which they will not be produced again. You can purchase them individually for $29.95 or get the whole set for $74.85, and with any FigurePets order, you’ll also earn a 10% discount on a FigurePrints character statue. For more information or to place an order, head over to www.figureprints.com.
Jun 19, 2008 Diablo III "Overthrown" Statue Pre-Orders Open
The Diablo III premium statue "Overthrown" depicts a mighty barbarian atop the conquered Diablo, shouting towards the High Heavens in vicious triumph. It was first unveiled as a grey prototype at San Diego Comic-Con 2008, and after a year and a half of continued development, is now being made available for pre-order.

Standing at a massive 18" (457.2mm) high, hand-cast in high-quality polystone, and painted to exacting standards, each piece is individually finished with a unique edition number. To see brand-new pictures of the painted statue, download an intense new wallpaper, or pre-order the piece (available fall 2009 for $299), head on over to Sideshow's website now.
Jun 17, 2008 New Fan Art
The Blizzard Fan Art Section has been updated with 4 new artwork from World of Warcraft.

Jun 17, 2008 Important Battle.net Mobile Authenticator News
If you use the Battle.net Mobile Authenticator and intend to update your iPhone or iPod touch to iPhone OS 3.0, we would like to highly recommend that you first back up your iPhone or iPod touch to your computer using iTunes prior to performing the update. By taking this important precaution, you will be able to quickly restore your previous install of the Battle.net Mobile Authenticator if you encounter any issues during the update process. For more information, refer to the Battle.net Mobile Authenticator FAQ.
Jun 15, 2008 New Fan Art
The Blizzard Fan Art Section has been updated with 10 new artwork from World of Warcraft.

Jun 9, 2008 New World of Warcraft Clothing
The master tailors over at J!NX have been hard at work crafting a brand-new collection of their finest cloth goods. Check out their fresh team concepts, and don’t miss the new Legendary Class designs. Head over to www.JINX.com to check out the new gear and place your order today.
Jun 4, 2008 World of Warcraft TCG: Fields of Honor
The latest World of Warcraft TCG expansion, Fields of Honor, takes players into the Battlegrounds, with new locations, allies, quests, and equipment to help earn and utilize honor. Also debuting are allies featuring three brand-new racial power keywords--dwarves can help you Find Treasure, gnomes show off their Escape Artistry, and undead won’t be pushed around thanks to Will of the Forsaken. Death knight aficionados can also look for powerful new equipment to add to the tools recently debuted in the Death Knight Deluxe Starter. Fields of Honor is in stores today, introduces the Warsong Gulch mini-game with special cards in certain packs, and offers three new Loot cards, including the famed El Pollo Grande.