Starcraft II: Wings Of Liberty Midnight Launch Event

Blizzard Entertainment to celebrate release with signings, exhibition games, and more

IRVINE, Calif. July 20, 2010 – Blizzard Entertainment today announced its plans for the official North American midnight launch event for StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty, the long-anticipated sequel to 1998’s critically acclaimed real-time strategy game, StarCraft. The event will take place at Fry’s Electronics at 10800 Kalama River Avenue in Fountain Valley, CA, with activities starting at 9 p.m. on July 26, and sales of StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty beginning at midnight.

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“We’re looking forward to celebrating the launch of StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty with our community at the official launch event here in Southern California and at other locations worldwide,” said Mike Morhaime, CEO and cofounder of Blizzard Entertainment. “This is something we’ve been working toward for several years, and we’re excited to soon be able to share the results of that work with gamers around the world.”

As well as being among the first to acquire the game, attendees will have an opportunity to meet developers from Blizzard Entertainment, who will be present to welcome players and sign their copies. Live music, exhibition matches, and Q&A sessions with Blizzard Entertainment developers will also take place onsite. More details about the event can be found at http://us.blizzard.com/en-us/company/events/starcraft2-midnight-openings.html.

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Attendees will be able to purchase the standard edition of the game for a suggested price of $59.99 as well as the special Collector’s Edition for a suggested price of $99.99. The Collector’s Edition contains the following bonus items in addition to the game disc:

Source by us.blizzard.com

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8 responses to this post.

  1. OMG, can’t wait!!! Looking forward to play…

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  2. Tickets are too much expensive 😦

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  3. I can’t wait for this!!!

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  4. Posted by usq1111 on July 25, 2010 at 2:56 pm

    killing looks of blog

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  5. Thats super cool 😀

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  6. Great launch – lots of anticipation for this one.

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  7. Eagerly waiting to play this game from quite a long time…I think now my wait is over….

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  8. Posted by KBrad on July 28, 2010 at 5:04 pm

    Hope it was good. For all StarCraft fans, you might want to check this one out:

    http://www.geeksaresexy.net/2010/07/28/starcraft-ii-brick-rush/

    Reply

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