How Do I Gift Blizzard Products

Updated: 2 months ago
Article ID: 12601
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Common Problems

  • How do I gift a game to my friend?
  • How can I gift a subscription to a friend?
  • I don't know how to send a gift to my friend

To gift a Blizzard product to a friend, select the product in the Blizzard Shop and click Gift instead of Buy Now.

On the next screen, you can choose to enter your friend's BattleTag or email address.

BattleTag

We’ll send the gift to your friend’s Blizzard App. Your friend can claim the gift on the Blizzard app or by logging to My Gifts.

To gift something to a BattleTag friend, you must have been friends for at least three days.

Email address

We’ll send a code to your friend via email. If you make a mistake and you enter the wrong email address, you will find the code on your Transaction History page once payment for your order is complete. You can copy this code and send it to your friend.

Your friend can claim the code by logging to their Account Management. If your gift is a World of Warcraft item, your friend must have a World of Warcraft account.

Some products can only be gifted to BattleTag friends and don’t give the option to email a code.

Limitations and Restrictions

  • Gifts are only sent once payment for your order is complete—payments can take 24 hours to process. You can check your order status in your Transaction History page.
  • Gifting may be restricted for some products, payment methods, or currencies. If you don’t see the Gift button, you can Gift Blizzard Balance instead. If you want to gift World of Warcraft subscription, you can gift game time instead.