Blizzard Arena Los Angeles will open on Oct. 7 with the “Overwatch” Contenders Season One Playoffs.
Located in the iconic Burbank Studios, the new arena has been tailored to support live-event experiences for local attendees and broadcast audiences worldwide with multiple sound stages, control rooms and practice facilities. The arena will also play host to a Blizzard retail store, which will rotate its product assortment for event attendees based on the competitions taking place.
Blizzard Arena Los Angeles will open to the public on Oct. 7 with the “Overwatch” Contenders Season One Playoffs. Later in the year, the Arena will play host to additional eSports competitions for “Hearthstone,” “Heroes of the Storm,” “World of Warcraft.”
“We’re at a tipping point for eSports and we look forward to helping usher in a new era of competition-based entertainment,” says Mike Morhaime, chief executive officer and co-founder, Blizzard Entertainment. “As we
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