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Submitted by gamerlive 498d ago | interview

Blizzard Exec Chris Metzen Explains How Fan Art Has Influenced Diablo To StarCraft

With Blizzard Entertainment (a division of Activision Blizzard Publishing) riding the wave of positive press with StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm, the game publisher is also celebrating The Art of Blizzard. With a new book and a new art exhibit in Los Angeles, video games continue to invade pop culture in new ways.

Chris Metzen, senior vice president of story and franchise development at Blizzard, takes a walk down memory lane in detailing the inspirations for some of the company’s biggest franchises from World of Warcraft to StarCraft to Diablo in this exclusive interview. (Blizzard, PC, Starcraft II, StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm)

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jagiii  +   499d ago
It's nice to see museums and pop culture recognize games as art.

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