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Blizzard Explains Cancellation Behind Overwatch Graphic Novel

05/18/2017, With Overwatch being pretty much multiplayer-only, this meant that as far as storytelling is concerned, there are only so many ways Blizzard can approach it. We’ve seen them launch comics and shorts, and at point in time there was even plans for a...

Overwatch’s D.Va Has Been Added To Heroes Of The Storm

05/17/2017, Following the release of Overwatch’s Genji into Heroes of the Storm, it seems that Blizzard has decided that it is time to introduce yet another Overwatch character to the game in the form of D.Va. Now D.Va was announced previously but had yet to be...

Blizzard To Introduce Deck Importing To Hearthstone

05/17/2017, If you’ve ever tried to follow deck builds and lists for Hearthstone, you know that it’s not the easiest process. This is because you’ll either need to take a photo of the deck list, or keep swapping back and forth between screens to follow the...

Blizzard’s ‘The Art of Overwatch’ Now Available For Pre-Order

05/15/2017, Just like how watching a movie’s behind-the-scenes and interviews with the cast helps moviegoers feel more connected to a movie, this can also be applied to video games where developers who share the design and development process can help make gamers...

Overwatch Could Be Getting An Anniversary Event

05/11/2017, Back in May 2016, it represented a pretty important time in Blizzard’s history as a game developer. This is namely because for the first time in a very, very long time, Blizzard has introduced a brand new IP that has absolutely nothing to do with its...

Blizzard’s Hearthstone Hits The 70 Million Player Mark

05/02/2017, According to a report from March, it was suggested that Blizzard’s Hearthstone was “killing itself” due to the changes in the rules, cards, and also the increase in price. However it turns out that while that might be true, it certainly doesn’t...

Overwatch Is Now Boasting More Than 30 Million Players

04/29/2017, Earlier this year, Blizzard announced that their latest IP and franchise Overwatch managed to hit 25 million players. Fast forward a few more months and it seems that the momentum for the game has not slowed down because Blizzard has announced that...

Heroes Of The Storm Skins Will Be Added To Overwatch

04/27/2017, With the launch of Heroes of the Storm 2.0, Blizzard added some Overwatch characters into the game, and also introduced what appeared to be skins that were available to gamers who played Heroes of the Storm. For gamers who play console games exclusively,...

Heroes Of The Storm 2.0 Is Now Live

04/25/2017, Back towards the end of March, Blizzard announced their plans to revamp their MOBA Heroes of the Storm in the form of version 2.0. The game will still play roughly the same, but Blizzard will be instituting some major changes under the hood that will...

Blizzard Job Listing Hints At More Plans For Mobile

04/25/2017, When it comes to mobile, Blizzard doesn’t really have much on that front. They have the authenticator app and they also have a companion app for World of Warcraft to help manage their characters in the game as well as certain in-game features. There is...

Blizzard’s ‘Overwatch’ Sees Its First Match-Fixing Scandal

04/24/2017, While cheating in Blizzard games isn’t new, the company took a pretty firm stance when Overwatch was launched. Given that it represent a brand new franchise and direction for the company, it made sense that they’d want to get off on the right foot,...

Blizzard Confirms 3 New Maps Are Coming To Overwatch

04/24/2017, In FPS games, the maps played in are just as important as your character, skills, and weapons. This is why despite there being many maps available for Counter-Strike, only a handful are chosen during competitive play. That being said if you’re looking...

South Korean Presidential Candidate Releases StarCraft Map

04/21/2017, Politicians these days are definitely trying to appeal to the youth. For example last month it was revealed that a politician from Sweden streams Hearthstone games regularly on Twitch in a bid to reach out to a younger audience. This is why it doesn’t...