Blizzard Entertainment Overview

  • www.blizzard.com
  • Irvine, CA
  • 1001 to 5000 Employees
  • 1991
  • Subsidiary or Business Segment
  • Video Games
  • $1 to $2 billion (USD)

Blizzard Entertainment® is a premier developer and publisher of entertainment software. After establishing the Blizzard Entertainment label in 1994, the company quickly became one of the most popular and well-respected makers of computer games. By focusing on creating ...
Mission: Dedicated to creating the most epic entertainment experiences...ever.

Glassdoor Awards

Best Places to Work: 2019(#42), 2018(#28)

Top CEOs: 2018(#23)

Company Updates

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Jan 5, 2021

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Happy 2021 (at last)! It's going to be an epic year. BlizzConline is this February, we're turning 30 as a studio, and of course teams are busy building. To that end, we're hiring. Big time. We've opened up nearly 300 roles across all pillars of game development and business operations. We have more in development than ever and we're getting after it. We hire globally, assess for best fit across the organization, and will get you set up to contribute from day one with your team. Drop us a line if you a good match, and stay safe!

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Oct 21, 2020

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'It's a gate.' And so Diablo IV was revealed to the world at BlizzCon 2019. Explore the modelling behind the iconic “By Three They Come” cinematic with the artists who made it. Shannon Thomas, Jason Huang, and Taso Gionis share an inside look at how Blizzard's Story & Franchise Development group puts the devil in the details.

Blizzard Entertainment Reviews

3.6
61%
Recommend to a Friend
47%
Approve of CEO
J. Allen Brack
J. Allen Brack
73 Ratings
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"Strong mission and dedication"

Current Employee - Group Manager in Irvine, CA
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Pros

Blizzard in 2020 is on an upswing. They went through struggles with their values in 2019. This can be reflected in the reviews in Glassdoor during that time. As a fairly new member of Blizzard, I've

Cons

Relationship building is critical to move on large decisions, this can lead to slowdowns in being agile.

Advice to Management

Continue investing in the people and allow decision making to happen at all levels. Audit the core mission statement and our company values so that individuals can guide their choices with that in
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Diversity & Inclusion at Blizzard Entertainment

3.7
(34 Reviews)

Diversity Programs & Initiatives

We’re committed to creating an inclusive culture rooted in our core values that unlocks the power of diversity to deliver the most epic games and entertainment.

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Diversity & Inclusion FAQs

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How is diversity at Blizzard Entertainment?

...led diversity groups (which are by themselves amazing and have great people who care deeply about diversity) are hampered by executive indecisiveness and lack of direction....Read More

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Blizzard Entertainment Interviews

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Positive66%
Negative19%
Neutral16%
Getting an Interview
Applied online69%
Employee Referral13%
Recruiter11%
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    The best interview I've ever had. Everyone is a joy to talk to and truly wants to get to know you. The teams are made of clever and kind people who are very passionate about the products they work on and the teams they collaborate with.
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Blizzard Entertainment Awards & Accolades

  • Fortune 500Fortune Magazine2018
  • 100 Best Companies to Work ForFortune2018
  • 100 Best Companies to Work ForFortune2017
  • Future 50Fortune2017
  • World’s Most Admired Companies (Entertainment)Fortune2017

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