BlizzCon 2008 Announced

Andy Chalk

One Flag, One Fleet, One Cat
Nov 12, 2002
BlizzCon 2008 Announced

Blizzard Entertainment []has announced BlizzCon 2008, the third installment in its almost-annual series of gaming conventions.

The convention this year has been expanded to three convention halls from two in order to accommodate the growing attendance at the event, which focuses on popular Blizzard franchises like World of Warcraft [], which was announced at BlizzCon 2007.

"Whenever we've been able to meet and interact with Blizzard gamers from around the world, it's been a great experience for us," said Blizzard CEO Mike Morhaime. "We're looking forward to seeing even more of our players at this year's BlizzCon and delivering another entertaining and informative event for them."

Events at BlizzCon 2008 will include discussion panels with Blizzard developers, tournaments, costume and machinima contests, a silent auction, opportunities to try out upcoming Blizzard releases and more. BlizzCon 2008 is running October 10-11 at the [].



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Dec 9, 2007
This translates basically to:

"If you're trying to blag it in for free as part of gaming journalism, then start looking like you know what's going on now."