Tag Archives: Mike Morhaime
Tue, Nov 12, 2013 | 08:52 GMT
World of Warcraft’s fifth expansion Warlords of Draenor was only unveiled at BlizzCon this weekend, but the one after that is already on the go.
Sat, Nov 09, 2013 | 21:43 GMT
Blizzard co-founder and CEO Mike Morhaime has said when it comes to World of Warcraft, it’s important to keep content fresh and new, but not so much that the game is no longer recognizable.
Sat, Aug 24, 2013 | 18:09 BST
Blizzard as removed job listings for Project Titan from its career page. While not really a surprise, it further proves Blizzard’s intent to revamp the game once thought to be the next, big MMO from the team. Activision-Blizzard announced during its last call to investors that due to the revamp of the project, some of the team members would be moved over to other titles in the works with a more immediate release in sight while a “new direction” was decided for Project Titan. Blizzard boss Mike Morhaime said at the time the company had gone through this “type of iterative process several times in the past,” and the team remains committed to the project’s quality. He also said the project would “likely not be a sub-based MMORPG.” Thanks, Massively.
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.