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Overwatch’s Open Beta Is Now Open To Everyone Else

05/04/2016, A couple of days ago, Blizzard announced that Overwatch’s open beta was now open to those with early access. For those unfamiliar, early access was given to gamers who pre-ordered the game. For those who did not pre-order the game, open beta would only...

Overwatch Graphics Comparison Between PC And Console

05/04/2016, Blizzard’s interest in consoles was evident long before Diablo 3 came along, but safe to say that it was with the release of Diablo 3 that the company started to push out titles for consoles as well, such as the upcoming Overwatch FPS game by the...

Overwatch Won’t Launch With Competitive Play

05/03/2016, Multiplayer games are fun, but it is the competitive nature of such games that makes it even more fun and even addictive for some players. This is why games like Counter-Strike have such a huge following and why it is one of the games often played during...

Overwatch’s Open Beta Early Access Is Now Live

05/02/2016, Sometimes developers like to give gamers perks for pre-ordering their games. The idea is to lock in as many players to sales of the game as early as possible, and one of the perks that Blizzard has offered to Overwatch gamers is early access to the...

Team Behind Rogue WoW Server Won’t Release Source Code After All

05/02/2016, Earlier last month we reported that a rogue World of Warcraft server running the vanilla version of the game was being shut down by Blizzard. Unsurprisingly the team behind it wasn’t too happy, and neither were the players. The team even announced their...

Call Of Duty Developer Treyarch Helped Blizzard With Overwatch

04/27/2016, When it comes to RTS, RPGs, or MMORPGs, Blizzard has plenty of experience in those areas, but with FPS, we reckon that’s brand new territory for the company. Overwatch will be Blizzard’s first FPS and also represents the company launching a brand new...

Hearthstone’s Whispers Of The Old Gods Is Now Live

04/26/2016, Last week we reported that the upcoming Hearthstone expansion, Whispers of the Old Gods, would be live on the 26th of April, and sure enough it has, thanks to a blog post by Blizzard that reminded us about it. The expansion is now live in the Americas...

Blizzard Officially Responds To Rogue WoW Server Petition

04/26/2016, In case you did not hear, Blizzard recently shut down a rogue World of Warcraft server that continued to run the vanilla World of Warcraft. The server wasn’t so much about piracy, but rather a group of players who just wanted to enjoy World of Warcraft...

Blizzard Bundling Heart Of The Swarm With Legacy Of The Void

04/24/2016, One of the good things about StarCraft 2’s Legacy of the Void is that it is a standalone game, meaning that you won’t need to own previous StarCraft 2 titles in order to play it. However if you’ve never played the older titles, chances are you might...

Blizzard Gives Free Hearthstone Packs To Celebrate Expansion Launch

04/22/2016, As gamers might have heard, Hearthstone’s upcoming expansion Whispers of the Old Gods has been pegged for a release on the 26th of April, which is next Tuesday. Now if you are looking for a chance to earn yourself more game packs, you might be pleased...

Blizzard Releases First The Overwatch Comic

04/22/2016, With Overwatch being a multiplayer game, this doesn’t give Blizzard much room to develop stories and backgrounds for characters, at least not within the gameplay itself. This is why last month Blizzard announced that they would be turning to the use of...

World Of Warcraft Vanilla Server Petition Surpasses 200k Signatures

04/20/2016, A couple of weeks ago, Blizzard sent their lawyers after a rogue World of Warcraft server that continued to run the vanilla version of the game. It seemed pretty standard as World of Warcraft belongs to Blizzard, and a rogue server also represents a bunch...

Warcraft Movie Will Be Offered In 4K Blu-ray This Summer

04/19/2016, If you’re the type who loves watching movies at the highest-resolution possible, then you might be pleased to learn that this coming summer, the folks at Universal Pictures Home Entertainment will be adding several titles to their list of 4K Ultra HD...

Overwatch’s Tracer Now Available In Heroes Of The Storm

04/19/2016, Heroes of the Storm is Blizzard’s answer to MOBAs such as League of Legends and DotA 2. However instead of creating heroes from scratch, Blizzard has decided to use existing characters from their other franchises and turn them into playable heroes,...