The 11th BlizzCon has been dated for November 3rd and 4th, 2017. Tickets will go on sale in two batches: Wednesday, April 5 at 7:00 p.m. PDT and Saturday, April 8 at 10:00 a.m. PDT. This year, ticket sales will be hosted by Universe, and tickets are priced at $199 each (plus applicable taxes and fees).
Blizzard also announced two esports tournaments StarCraft II WCS Global Finals and WOW Arena World Championship Finals will host at BlizzCon.
The champions of the four official WCS Circuit events operated by DreamHack and the top players from the WCS Circuit Standings will earn spots at the WCS Global Finals.
- WCS Austin Champion (1)
- WCS Jönköping Champion (1)
- WCS Valencia Champion (1)
- WCS Montreal Champion (1)
- WCS Circuit Standings (4)
The WoW Arena World Championship Finals will have 12 teams — up from 8 last year. Latin America now has a dedicated spot and China will be represented by a second team.