Way back in September of previous year, Blizzard Entertainment announced that its Battle.net platform would be undergoing a name change. Now, the company is giving up on the initiative and returning to Battle.net branding.
In a blog post, Blizzard explained that it's forcing us to ride this rollercoaster of brands and emotions that's a flawless summation of life in the digital age because of fan feedback to the first name change. The Battle.net launcher became the Blizzard launcher, and we all became slightly hollow on the inside as a huge part of our gaming youth died.
Tesla Tiny House hits the road in Australia
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While pretty much everyone will still simply called the service Battle.net, this new official name will carry a new logo, making it clear to all that the somewhat generically named service is the work of Blizzard and not a third-party entity.
The new name will be used online both for the service and in all written notices from Blizzard. "Take it from the developer formerly known as Silicon & Synapse, and Chaos Studios, names are important too".
"Battle.net is the central nervous system for Blizzard games and the connective tissue that has brought Blizzard players together since 1996". StarCraft was the second title to utilize Battle.net (after Diablo), beginning in March 1998. This put Blizzard front and center like they wanted, while keeping Battle.net around for fans.
Certain injuries have also allowed some riders to ride the Vuelta as opposed to their usual place at the Tour. The course is always a lot more mountainous than the Tour de France and the conditions are tougher.
Costa only wants to move to Atletico, who are under a transfer embargo and can not register new players until January. It looks more likely than ever that Diego Costa has played his last game in a Chelsea shirt.
Another former high school classmate, Morgan Stidham, said she did not know Fields well and never saw him doing anything violent. The Challenger fled the scene, but officers stopped it a short time later and arrested Fields, police said.
He later added that the USA would "take it out" if the missile was determined to be headed for any U.S. territory. China has indicated that it would stay neutral in the event of a North Korean attack on the US or its allies.
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He added: "I think Americans should sleep well at night, have no concerns about this particular rhetoric of the last few days". Today he said woe betide anyone who militarily challenges the United States, and that is his portfolio, that is his mandate.
Farmington was the last of the local districts to announce plans to close on the date of the total solar eclipse. Morehead State University's Space Science Center will be hosting special presentations about the solar eclipse.
This would be unbelievable, except we see it over and over with him. Beckham already is off to a good start this week too. He could make any play he wants - and he knows it.
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Portland holds rally to support Charlottesville victims
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Marijuana-Related ER Visits Skyrocket 133% Among Kids
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Watford earn dramatic draw in thriller with Liverpool
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Salah included in Klopp's Champions League squad
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Apple May Bring Apple Watch To Aetna's 23 Million Customers
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