, is that you? We can't say whether or not Blizzard
is getting close to revealing its top-secret game project, but the studio did secure an interesting domain name this week. On November 26th, Blizzard Entertainment registered ProjectBlackstone.com
and opened the door to all kinds of speculation of what it may be.
If it is Blizzard's next MMO or franchise, the name alone is one of the most solid pieces of news that we've seen in years. The studio is notorious for its tight security and has let little slip about Titan or any of its other projects. Earlier this year, Blizzard confirmed that development on Titan was proceeding
and that the company had shuffled around some of its staff to share between World of Warcraft
and the upcoming "casual
The name "Blackstone" is also somewhat similar to Blackthorne
, an early Blizzard game from 1994.
While the website
for Project Blackstone is currently defunct, rest assured we'll be keeping our eye on it to see what happens when or if Blizzard turns on the lights.