Tag Archives: Mike Morhaime
Wed, Apr 03, 2013 | 03:31 BST
Blizzard has announced big changes for this year’s StarCraft 2 World Championship Series, including a whopping prize pool of $1.6 million.
Fri, Feb 08, 2013 | 13:54 GMT
World of Warcraft subscriptions are down due to a change in attitude from gamers, according to Blizzard chief Mike Morhaime. The studio has responded by rolling out more frequent updates to satisfy gamers who come and go regularly, and as such, the game’s next major update is being worked on now, and is due in a few weeks.
Mon, Dec 17, 2012 | 03:25 GMT
StarCraft 2′s upcoming Heart of the Swarm expansion will add a multiplayer-focused, AI-guided training mode in addition to the single-player campaign.
Tue, Dec 04, 2012 | 17:39 GMT
StarCraft 2 or its multiplayer won’t be going free-to-play anytime soon. According to Blizzard CEO Mike Morhaime, the “math just isn’t there.”
Tue, Nov 27, 2012 | 03:19 GMT
The long-awaited player versus player update for Diablo 3 won’t herald its arrival as an eSport, Blizzard boss Mike Morhaime has said.
Tue, Nov 20, 2012 | 12:08 GMT
Blizzard Entertainment CEO and co-founder Mike Morhaime has been crowned Ersnt & Young’s ‘National Entrepreneur Of The Year 2012: Technology Award’ winner for his achievements at the studio. Among them is Morhaime’s success in fostering an excellent and inviting culture at Blizzard, which the panel has said “truly differentiates the company.” Get more details below.
Thu, Jul 19, 2012 | 15:30 BST
Blizzard boss Mike Morhaime has addressed issues and upcoming changes to Dibalo III over on Battle.net, and amidst thanking the fans for their support and patting his team on the back for the job it has done, he also admitted there were things still to be worked on when it comes to gameplay, and community feedback.
Wed, Feb 29, 2012 | 17:40 GMT
Blizzard has announced it has “conducted a review of its business based on current organizational needs” and because of the findings it will conduct a “global reduction in workforce” of approximately 600 employees.
Fri, Oct 28, 2011 | 04:13 BST
Thu, Oct 27, 2011 | 17:02 BST
Blizzard president Mike Morhaime has admitted the subscription-funded MMO market is a difficult one “to compete in,” but considering the value players get when paying a monthly fee, he feels free-to-play “doesn’t necessarily make for a better game.”
Sat, Oct 01, 2011 | 00:38 BST
You didn’t think we’d let you get out of here for the weekend without another shorts post did you? What do you take us for? Some sort of benign entity with your best interest at heart? We scoff at you.
Wed, Jun 22, 2011 | 09:27 BST
Blizzard’s announced it’s to release World of Warcraft: Cataclysm in China on July 12.
Tue, May 10, 2011 | 12:09 BST
Following the launch of its last big expansion late last year, Blizzard boss Mike Morhaime has confirmed that World of Warcraft has lost some of its userbase. That’s right, subs are actually going down.
Tue, Mar 29, 2011 | 02:08 BST
Activision CEO Bobby Kotick cops a lot of flack, but not from Blizzard’s Mike Morhaime, a staunch defender.
Fri, Mar 18, 2011 | 09:51 GMT
Blizzard boss Frank Pearce has said BioWare’s Star Wars: The Old Republic can bring in growth to the MMO market, but only if it’s “done right.”
Tue, Mar 08, 2011 | 09:55 GMT
Blizzard’s released a second video charting its history as it celebrates its 20th anniversary. It has some Blizzard high brass, including co-founders Mike Morhaime, Frank Pearce and Allen Adham, talking about how it set up the company and more.
Thu, Mar 03, 2011 | 22:24 GMT
Blizzard co-founders Mike Morhaime and Frank Pearce have a very special message for you, delivered through the break in video form.
Mon, Feb 14, 2011 | 22:13 GMT
Blizzard boss Mike Morhaime has said that StarCraft Ghost was canned in due part because of the overnight success that “exploded” out of nowhere for World of Warcraft.
Thu, Feb 10, 2011 | 16:04 GMT
Blizzard CEO Mike Morhaime said during his talk at DICE yesterday that the firm is still looking into the possibility of Diablo III on consoles, but for now the firm prefers PC as a platform due to its flexibility.
Thu, Feb 10, 2011 | 05:42 GMT
Speaking at the DICE summit in Las Vegas yesterday, BioWare’s Greg Zeschuk said World of warcraft is the “touchstone” for MMOs, and that the developer’s own offering, Star Wars: The Old Republic, looks to it for “standards”.