MMO-Champion - The Opening Ceremony has Started!
The Opening Ceremony has Started!
Stay tuned for updates as they happen.

Update 2:52 PM EST: The Warlords of Draenor trailer is playing
Update 2:47 PM EST: The dark days from the early Warcraft are coming again and will be the Alliance's finest hour.
Update 2:44 PM EST: Draenor produced some of the biggest villains of Warcraft, but the races of Azeroth came together to stop them.
Update 2:43 PM EST: Many WoW players never got to see the early Blizzard games or earlier Warcraft story.
Update 2:42 PM EST: The team has been thinking about the early days with the first Blizzard games.
Update 2:40 PM EST: Chris Metzen is here to talk about the next chapter of WoW
Update 2:37 PM EST: Pardo is talking about Hillsbrad and Southshore, Onyxia, and other things from Vanilla. Next the Dark Portal, AQ Gate opening, Corrupted Blood and other fun shared experiences.
Update 2:31 PM EST: Hearthstone is coming to iPhone and Android in the second half of next year
Update 2:30 PM EST: Hearthstone is adding animated golden hero cards, earned in the new Ranked Play mode.
Update 2:29 PM EST: Hearthstone Blizzcon card is Elite Tauren Chieftain.
Update 2:29 PM EST: Hearthstone is hopefully going into open beta next month
Update 2:26 PM EST: Rob Pardo is taking the stage to talk about Hearthstone
Update 2:25 PM EST: Heroes of the Storm beta opt in begins today!
Update 2:24 PM EST: Heroes is playable today at Blizzcon.
Update 2:20 PM EST: Heroes will have Blackheart's Bay, collect treasure, deliver to evil pirate lord, who joins you and uses cannon on enemies. Haunted Mines where you collect skulls, combine them to create giant golem which will help your team. Dragonshire map will let you capture altar, send hero to altar, will be transformed into more powerful version of the hero.
Update 2:20 PM EST: Heroes of the Storm gameplay video playing
Update 2:17 PM EST: Dustin Browder took the stage to talk about Heroes of the Storm
Update 2:15 PM EST: Heroes of the Storm cinematic playing
Update 2:05 PM EST: WarlordsofDraenor.com now redirects to http://us.battle.net/wow/en/warlords-of-draenor
Update 2:00 PM EST: Mike Morhaime is taking the stage

This article was originally published in forum thread: The Opening Ceremony has Started! started by chaud View original post
Comments 241 Comments
  1. Xrafice's Avatar
    The beta opt-in hasn't been activated yet! When will it be? Q.Q
  1. Grelsha's Avatar
    Elite Tauren Chieftan - That leak was right on
  1. Clozer's Avatar
    tauren chieftain card.. this guy was right. Holy shit.
  1. Frozenbeef's Avatar
    Quote Originally Posted by Xrafice View Post
    The beta opt-in hasn't been activated yet! When will it be? Q.Q
    Would be a bit unfair for the ones that went to blizzcon and don't have access to a computer :P
  1. m12342's Avatar
    Quote Originally Posted by Xrafice View Post
    The beta opt-in hasn't been activated yet! When will it be? Q.Q
    It's up now.
  1. stuartj1992's Avatar
    Oh god, Elite Tauren Chieftain card for Blizzcon...

    JUST AS THE LEAK PERSON SAID!

    Gah, he also said time travel and Grom as main antagonist...he better not be right about that too.
  1. ClearlySane88's Avatar
    About how long does it take for the cinematics/gameplay videos to show up after they are shown?
  1. Frozenbeef's Avatar
    Quote Originally Posted by ClearlySane88 View Post
    About how long does it take for the cinematics/gameplay videos to show up after they are shown?
    1second after they actually happen at the rate chaud is posting updates :S
  1. Xrafice's Avatar
    Quote Originally Posted by m12342 View Post
    It's up now.
    Thank you!
  1. furydeath's Avatar
    hearhtsotne iphone, now you can spend money anywhere you are.
  1. videotape's Avatar
    I didn't think I cared about HotS. I might have been wrong. Holy shit.
  1. Xrafice's Avatar
    Quote Originally Posted by Frozenbeef View Post
    Would be a bit unfair for the ones that went to blizzcon and don't have access to a computer :P
    Smartphones, tablets, and laptops on wi-fi don't exist? It's up now, thankfully!
  1. Grelsha's Avatar
    Elite Tauren Chief - Looks like we're all jumping in the Delorean to battle Grom
  1. kargarias's Avatar
    Its coming.................................................................................... ...........!

    - - - Updated - - -

    ITS COMING.................................................................................... ...........!
  1. Faklor's Avatar
    Should I be able to watch the opening ceremony w/o the virtual ticket?
  1. kargarias's Avatar
    OK ITS COMING.........!!! OMG cmon!!!!! yeeeee
  1. Fayth's Avatar
    "Alliance scum" In before all the flamewars about horde being favored
  1. Frozenbeef's Avatar
    Please don't even metnion the dark portal : ((((
  1. Kon's Avatar
    It will be interesting to see of Heroes of the Storm will be free or not, seeing as Dota 2 went F2P to compete with LoL.
  1. Arent's Avatar
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kX74I7Dbe-0

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ApBcR5k38J0

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