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Week in Review: Facebook Expands Live Functionality, Blizzard Announces “StarCraft: Remastered,” Viro and Gamee Both Raise Funding Rounds

 

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  • Blizzard has retired the “Battle.net” brand after two decades. Last year Blizzard announced it was doing away with the name Battle.net, and the latest game launcher update puts that plan into effect. Battle.net launched in 1996 as a free online multiplayer service to connect players of the original “Diablo.” From there, it slowly evolved into an online hub for all of Blizzard’s games. (Kotaku)
 

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