#0 - March 15, 2011, 12:23 a.m.
- "Silver Hand, Ebon Blade" by Raphael Ahad
Finalists (In Alphabetical Order):
- "Defiant" by Corwin D. Riddle
- "Entombed" by Saif Ansari
- "Fresh" by Meghan O'Hara
- "In the Blood" by Celine Taillefer
- "Loose Ends" by Pedram Javidpour
- "Memories of the Future" by Michael D. O'Reilly
- "The Wicked and the Righteous" by Marika Kermode
- "ATLAS Rising: Shootout on the Supercarriers" by David Tsai
- "Jackson's Farewell" by Roderick Leeuwenhart
- "The Maker's Burden" by Walter Handloser
- "Returning Gnome" by Richard Powell
- "Spectre of the Past" by Craig E. Stalbaum
- "The Case of the Scrivener's Seal" by Michelle Millar
The winner of the 2010 Global Writing Contest will be invited to visit Blizzard Entertainment's headquarters to meet and eat with Chris Metzen and the rest of the creative development team. He will also receive his choice of a Frostmourne sword or Diablo III barbarian statue. The seven finalists will each receive signed copies of the Diablo Archive, StarCraft Archive, Warcraft Archive, and Warcraft: War of the Ancients Archive books.
The winning entry, along with excerpts from the finalists, can now be found on the contest website:
See you next year, fellow vision enthusiasts! Keep those quills a-penning!