Yesterday, Blizzard suffered a leak wherein particulars about World of Warcraft: Shadowlands and World of Warcraft Classic have been revealed forward of BlizzConline, which is an online-only stand-in for what ought to have been BlizzCon 2020 in November. Now, much more data has leaked out, this time a couple of rumored Blizzard Arcade Collection, which revisits Blizzard’s basic video games from the previous.
As noticed by Gematsu on Twitter, European recreation ranking company PEGI has rated the Blizzard Arcade Collection, spilling some particulars concerning the compilation within the course of. According to PEGI’s itemizing, the Blizzard Arcade Collection will include the primary Lost Vikings recreation, Rock & Roll Racing, and Blackthorne.
Those are all fondly-remembered video games from Blizzard’s early days, again when it was simply getting the Warcraft franchise going and before StarCraft or Diablo have been even created. Interestingly sufficient, none of those video games ever truly had arcade releases, and actually all three of them have been launched initially on Super NES.
One factor to notice is that the PEGI itemizing reveals a launch date of right now, February nineteenth, for the Blizzard Arcade Collection, so this may very well be a shock drop through the BlizzConline opening ceremony later right now. THe solely platform listed is PC, but when the sport is met with success there, it isn’t laborious to think about Blizzard bringing the Arcade Collection to different platforms like Xbox, PlayStation, and Switch sooner or later.
We’ll simply have to attend and see if the Blizzard Arcade Collection will get a shock reveal through the BlizzConline opening ceremony tonight. That kicks off at 2 PM PST/5 PM EST, and if this PEGI itemizing is any indication, followers of Blizzard’s basic video games will certainly need to tune in.