The gaming industry on the territory of the Russian Federation continues to suffer due to all kinds of sanctions, and it is not clear when most of the previously available functions, tied, for example, to replenish accounts using Russian bank cards or online wallets, will become active again. The well-known company Blizzard was also no exception, introducing a number of unpleasant restrictions on its projects against Russian players.
In this guide, we’ll show you how top up your Battlenet wallet in 2022considering the actual ways that can actually help.
How to fund your Battle.net wallet through the website
At the moment, on the official website of Blizzard, players living in Russia, cannot use various donation functions. However, on the Internet, there are trading platforms that help in the acquisition of all kinds of services, including the replenishment of the Battle.net wallet.
FunPay.ru, Plati.ru, G2G.com and other portals are ready to provide their assistance for a small “reward” from the buyer.
But it is impossible to call this method “reliable” by 100%, because in any case you might stumble on scammers, regardless of how popular, successful and safe this or that site is.
How to fund your Battle.net wallet with qiwi
Currently Battle.net Wallet it is forbidden replenish through electronic services, including through QIWI.
How to Top Up Your Battle.net Wallet with Top Up Cards
recharge cards or Blizzard gift cards – special codes that allow you to replenish the wallet balance. It is enough to enter the proposed set of numbers and letters in your personal account so that a certain amount is credited to the account. Subsequently, it can be freely used to purchase various in-game services.
Of course, this method in the framework of current situations is extremely costly (Besides, there are difficulties with the available balance). The hype for gift cards is huge, and if found, people are ready to buy them for double the price.
For example, a 500 card can sell for 1,000, a 1,000 card can sell for 2,000, and so on.
It is also worth remembering that a card purchased for euros or dollars cannot be activated to an account whose main currency is rubles.
How to fund your Battle.net wallet as a gift
Another relevant, but rather expensive way, is to replenish the Battle.net wallet in gift, if the sender resides in a country that is not on Blizzard’s list of restrictions. Any acquaintance or, again, a person who provides his services on various trading floors, can provide any product, regardless of preferences and needs.
The only difficulty is a huge exchange rate differencewhich is supported by the search for affordable ways to transfer funds if help is offered by a friend or good acquaintances located in another region.
Of the available methods of transferring funds between regions and countries, the Golden Crown can currently be called.
As an alternative, if you don’t want to overpay the commission: individual users create a new Battle.net account using a VPN and specifying a different country in the region selection. Then they add their main account to the “Friends” list, wait three days (72 hours) and give gifts to themselves by buying them in dollars or euros.
The three-day wait is due to the fact that gifts between users can only be sent after a certain period after being added to Friends. Bypass this limitation impossible.
Deprecated Battle.net Wallet Funding Methods
In light of the current global situation, the Battle.net Wallet cannot be funded through the following methods:
- With the help of bank cards Visa, MasterCard, MIR, Maestro, etc.
- With the help of YooMoney and QIWI virtual cards;
- With the help of electronic wallets – YooMoney, PayPal, QIWI, Webmoney, etc.