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BlizzCon 2017
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Key Art 2017
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Warcraft JainaOverwatch DoomfistHeroes of the Storm Probius
Diablo (franchise) female Necromancer • Hearthstone (franchise) Malto • StarCraft Mira Han
Other Names BlizzCon XI
Announced March 14
Dates November 3 - 4
Attendance 35,000+
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BlizzCon 2017 was an event that was held at the Anaheim Convention Center between November 3-4, 2017.

Announcements[edit | edit source]

Event[edit | edit source]

Dragons of the Nexus
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Heroes[edit | edit source]

Mercenaries[edit | edit source]

  • Siege Giant Camps - Heroes can now dodge siege giant attacks
  • Knight Camps - the Wizard mercenary now grants spell armor to allies near it
  • Hellbat Camps - now reduce armor each attack

Gameplay[edit | edit source]

  • 2018 Gameplay Update
  • Stealth Rework
    • New shaders for stealth
    • To compensate, stealth heroes will receive buffs
      • Valeera - Openers will teleport Valeera a medium distance after being stealthed for 3 seconds; longer silence and blind duration
      • Nova -  Increasing mobility during Stealth and overall damage with Snipe Master added at baseline
      • Samuro - Improving Samuro's ability to fake out opponents; Image Transmission available at baseline on a 25s cooldown
      • Zeratul - Adding a new Heroic that rewards high mechanical skill; increasing mobility with Vorpal Blade at baseline
    • Forts and Keeps now have True Sight

User Interface[edit | edit source]

  • Heroes in Vehicles or Objects are now revealed through a small portrait above
  • Target Info Panel

Others[edit | edit source]

Virtual Rewards[edit | edit source]

BlizzCon 2017 Rewards

Those who bought BlizzCon 2017 Tickets, received the following in-game items:

Heroes of the Storm


  • Winston Skin

World of Warcraft

  • Mounts: Stormwind Skychaser & Orgrimmar Interceptor


  •  Junker SCV, Probe, and Drone Skins


  • Mystery goodie


  • Murkromancer Pet

eSports[edit | edit source]

The Grand Finals for the 2017 Heroes Global Championship was held.

  • Prize Pool: $1,000,000
  • Champions: KSV Black

Gallery[edit | edit source]

Videos[edit | edit source]

External links[edit | edit source]

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