Metallica to play live at BlizzCon 2014

By Stephany Nunneley, Tuesday, 21 October 2014 16:11 GMT

BlizzCon 2014 attendees will be treated with a live performance from Metallica.

Lucky gougers.

Tickets to the convention are sold out, but viewers at home can watch the events by ordering the BlizzCon Virtual Ticket for $39.99.

In addition to the BlizzCon Virtual Ticket, DIRECTV customers in the United States have the option to watch the show from home by ordering the BlizzCon 2014 Pay Per View event, priced at $39.99.

As the event draws closer, further details about the show will be announced, according to Activision.

The annual event – except for the years 2006 and 2012 – takes place November 7 and 8 at the Anaheim Convention Center in California.

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