You Are Cordially Invited to One Night in Karazhan™—The Newest Hearthstone® Adventure Begins August 11

Purchase entire Adventure within first week of release and receive
special Karazhan-themed card back

Play free prologue mission, going live at launch, and earn two of
Adventure’s groovy new cards

SHANGHAI–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#Hearthstone–Equip your dancing shoes and make sure you’re properly attuned, because
you’re invited to the hottest party in the Eastern Kingdoms! Blizzard
Entertainment today revealed One Night in Karazhan™—a brand-new
Hearthstone® Adventure that takes players inside Medivh’s tower,
Karazhan, for a truly enchanted experience. As Azeroth’s most powerful
mage, Medivh’s magical prowess is surpassed only by his love for
extravagant shindigs, and he has spared no expense to entertain his
cherished guests—lavish feasts, impeccable Opera performances, and more
await you inside.

One Night in Karazhan will give players the chance to party with
Medivh while earning some great new cards for their collections,” said
Mike Morhaime, CEO and cofounder of Blizzard Entertainment. “We’re
excited to reimagine one of Azeroth’s most beloved locations in
Hearthstone, and we can’t wait to see players put their new decks to the

Once you arrive at the party, you’ll find that Medivh has gone
missing—and his collection of arcane objects is running amok throughout
the castle. It’s up to you and Moroes, Medivh’s trusted butler, to keep
the party under control and find your host, while still finding time to
enjoy the amenities! With a lineup of iconic characters to encounter,
everyone’s favorite enchanted chess board, and 45 groovy new cards to
add to your collection, One Night in Karazhan promises to be an
Adventure to remember.

The party starts August 11 on Windows® and Mac® PCs; Windows, iOS, and
Android tablets; and iOS and Android mobile phones, and the
four wings of One Night in Karazhan will open on a
weekly basis (one per week). One Night in Karazhan will be
available in the in-game shop in full for $19.99 USD, one wing at a time
for 700 gold or $6.99 USD each, or in discounted bundles based on the
number of individual wings already purchased. Upon release, all
Hearthstone players will be able to play a prologue mission free and
earn two of the Adventure’s new cards. In addition, players who purchase
the full Adventure during the first week of its release will receive a
special Karazhan-themed card back.

Check out the star-studded guest list and learn more about One Night
in Karazhan

About Blizzard Entertainment, Inc.

Best known for blockbuster hits including World of Warcraft® and
the Warcraft®StarCraft®,
and Diablo® franchises, Blizzard Entertainment, Inc. (,
a division of Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ: ATVI), is a premier developer
and publisher of entertainment software renowned for creating some of
the industry’s most critically acclaimed games. Blizzard Entertainment’s
track record includes twenty #1-selling games* and multiple Game of the
Year awards. The company’s online-gaming service,®,
is one of the largest in the world, with millions of active players.

*Based on internal company records and reports from key distribution

Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-looking

Information in this press release that involves Blizzard Entertainment’s
expectations, plans, intentions or strategies regarding the future,
including statements about pricing, preorder dates, release dates, and
features of Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft and the One
Night in Karazhan
Adventure, are forward-looking statements
that are not facts and involve a number of risks and uncertainties.
Factors that could cause Blizzard Entertainment’s actual future results
to differ materially from those expressed in the forward-looking
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