I know I'm late on this, see the previous post and you can infer why I haven't posted recently.
Blizzard felt the sting of tens of thousands of fans, and backed away from the rabid dog that was their...dare I say it?...Epic Fail of an idea.
Beyond the fan outcry, there was a palpable hit in the pocketbook that week of canceled accounts and canceled pre-orders of new Blizz games. Ladies and gentlemen, dollar signs ALWAYS = the short hairs. I expect there's a lot less involuntary porcupine rape in their offices this week.