Stay Awhile and Listen flows almost like a documentary film. Craddock conducted years worth of interviews with former Blizzard staff, and the story of what happened is tightly interwoven with actual quotes from those interviews.


Stay Awhile and Listen: How Two Blizzards Unleashed Diablo and Forged a Video-Game Empire - Book I

List price: $9.99. Written by David L. Craddock. Cover by Amie C. E. Kline. Edited by Andrew Magrath, Amie C. E. Kline and Monica Cesario. ISBN: 978-0-9884099-0-3

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