Blizzard Entertainment - American independent developer and publisher of computer games, which is a division (in December 2007), the corporation Vivendi SA (Activision Blizzard - after the planned merger of Vivendi Games with Activision).
After the release of Warcraft in 1994, the studio Blizzard has become one of the most successful in the world. The company's headquarters is located in Irvine (California). In the history of the company was often the case that the output of the games much delayed due to the fact that the developers were not sure of its quality and its continued refinement and testing. However, many fans of Blizzard believe that there is a blessing in disguise, because Blizzard has a reputation as the developer of classic games that are sold for many subsequent after release years.
Each game company, starting with Warcraft, became a bestseller. Turnover of more than $ 42,500,000 per month.