If you went outside this weekend you may have missed the exciting unveiling of Diablo III at the Blizzard Worldwide Invitational event. It hit headlines with a meaty gameplay trailer, screenshots and a cinematic movie.

The revered developer also unleashed glimpses of the fancy armour arriving with World of Warcraft expansion Wrath of the Lich King, plus stills of the hectic action in StarCraft II.

Blizzard sought to put fan worries to rest over the upcoming merger between Activision and Vivendi, too, which is expected to be finalised as Activision Blizzard on 8th July.

You can expect our detailed examination of the Blizzard Worldwide Invitational very soon, but until then, here's a roundup of all the news, movies and galleries.

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