A blp file extension is related to the World of Warcraft and other computer games developed by Blizzard. A blp file stores game texture.

There is one other file type using
the BLP file extension!

empty icon.blp - Speedy Eggbert game data file

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Software that works with blp file extension

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BLP file - Blizzard game texture

What is blp file? How to open blp files?

File type specification:

Game file type icon Game file type

The blp file extension is associated with World of Warcraft, a role playing fantasy computer game for Microsoft Windows and Apple Mac OS X (macOS) operating systems.

The blp file stores texture used in the game.

Updated: October 23, 2017

The default software associated to blp file type:

Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos icon

Blizzard Entertainment, Inc. logoWarcraft III: Reign of Chaos  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Blizzard Entertainment, Inc.

Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos is a real time strategy video game released by Blizzard Entertainment in 2002. It is a third game from popular Warcraft franchise.

Warcraft III: The Frozen Throne icon

Blizzard Entertainment, Inc. logoWarcraft III: The Frozen Throne  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Blizzard Entertainment, Inc.

Warcraft III: The Frozen Throne is a real-time strategy computer game developed for Microsoft Windows, Mac OS and Mac OS X by Blizzard Entertainment and released in 2003. It is the official expansion pack to Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos.

World of Warcraft icon

Blizzard Entertainment, Inc. logoWorld of Warcraft  Multiplatform software

Company or developer:
Blizzard Entertainment, Inc.

World of Warcraft (WoW) is  massively multiplayer online role-playing game from the Warcraft franchise. It is one of the most (if not the most) successful MMORPG titles in past decade and pretty much defined the genre.

WoW was originally released in late 2004 later three more expansions were added, namely the Burning Crusade (2007), Wrath of the Light King (2008), Cataclysm (2010) and Mist of Pandaria (2012) with another expansion Warlords of Dreanor (2014), Legion (2016).

Help how to open:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .blp file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .blp file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open blp file, edit blp file, convert blp file, view blp file, play blp file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

  • Others blp file

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with blp file - Blizzard game texture

Click on the software link(s) for more information. Suggested software applications use blp file type for internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open blp file actions.

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with blp file by default:
Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos small icon Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos
Warcraft III: The Frozen Throne small icon Warcraft III: The Frozen Throne


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