(Ping! Zine Web Tech Magazine) – Blizzard Entertainment has fallen victim to a DDoS attack on its European online services, leaving many players experiencing lag and disconnection issues.
“Diablo, World of Warcraft, StarCraft and Hearthstone players may be impacted by high latency and disconnections during their gaming experience that are the result of a series of DDoS attacks on certain European online services,” says a post on Battle.net.
“Although Blizzard’s infrastructure isn’t targeted, the disruption effects rippled and have been felt by a portion of our players’ population.”
Further updates on connection issues can be found on Blizzard’s customer support Twitter page.