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Blizzard Announces Diablo 3 Battle Chest

11/09/2016, If you don’t own Diablo 3 but you are considering getting into, you’re in luck because it seems that Blizzard will be saving you quite a bit of money as they have recently launched the Diablo 3 Battle Chest. For those unfamiliar, Battle Chests are...

Blizzard Releases eSports Documentary ‘A New Hero’

11/09/2016, Blizzard’s eSports ambitions are pretty well-known. The company has released several games in the past and recently that have all been rather competitive. Now if you might recall, last year Blizzard launched the Heroes of the Dorm tournament, and it...

Blizzard Has No Plans To Remaster Old Warcraft Games

11/07/2016, Following the announcement that Blizzard would be remaking Diablo 1 inside of Diablo 3, some have wondered that if this could herald the remastering of other older Blizzard games, namely the Warcraft RTS franchise which has admittedly been put on the...

Blizzard Explains Why Diablo 1 Wasn’t Remade As A Standalone Game

11/07/2016, Ahead of BlizzCon 2016, there were rumors that we could be getting a new Diablo game in the form of Diablo 4. There were even rumors about a Diablo 2 HD remake but that was quickly shot down by Blizzard. Instead what we got was a recreation of Diablo 1...

World Of Warcraft Legacy Servers Will Be Returning Unofficially

11/07/2016, Prior to BlizzCon 2016, Blizzard announced that any discussions regarding Nostalrius and the legacy World of Warcraft servers would only happen after the event. However it seems that to the folks at Nostalrius, this was not good enough because the ground...

Blizzard’s Overwatch To Get Its Own Professional League

11/06/2016, Blizzard’s eSports ambitions are hardly a secret and with the launch of Overwatch, we saw another part of the company’s plans being realized, but now it looks like it is official because during BlizzCon 2016, Blizzard announced that Overwatch would be...

Diablo 3’s ‘The Darkening of Tristram’ Will Be An Annual Event

11/06/2016, It’s safe to say that following the rumors that there could be a Diablo 4 announced at BlizzCon 2016 this year, many gamers were disappointed when that did not happen. Instead what Blizzard gave us as a new “premium” (read: paid) class for Diablo 3...

World Of Warcraft Patch 7.15 To Introduce ‘Micro-Holidays’

11/06/2016, Most, if not all, MMORPGs celebrate world holidays, like Christmas, New Year, Easter, and so on. Usually what happens during these holidays, such as in World of Warcraft, is that players get to complete quests and take part in events exclusive to the...

Blizzard Wants To See If Google’s DeepMind Can Learn StarCraft 2

11/06/2016, If you’ve ever played any of Blizzard’s RTS games like Warcraft or StarCraft, you know that the AI that Blizzard employs isn’t exactly the most devious or challenging. This is especially true after you’ve played against them for a while in which...

Final Nova Mission For StarCraft 2 Will Be Released This Month

11/06/2016, Last year Blizzard announced that they will be releasing the Nova Covert Ops DLC for StarCraft 2 this year, and at BlizzCon 2016 this year, the company announced that they will be launching the third and final pack of the DLC later this month which will...

Class Mounts Are Coming To World Of Warcraft

11/04/2016, If you’ve played World of Warcraft, you know that class mounts aren’t exactly new. However they are only limited to certain classes, like the Paladin, Warlock, Death Knight, and Druid. The good news for players who don’t play those classes is that...

New Hearthstone ‘Mean Streets Of Gadgetzan’ Expansion Announced

11/04/2016, A couple of weeks ago, Blizzard teased that they had a new Hearthstone expansion in the works, and during BlizzCon 2016, the company took the wraps off the “Mean Streets of Gadgetzan” expansion that will be released in the near future. However unlike...

Blizzard Officially Introduces ‘Sombra’ To Overwatch

11/04/2016, Following leaked artwork from the other day, it looks like Overwatch’s latest character has been officially introduced in the form of Sombra. Players of Overwatch have known that this has been a long time coming, but it’s nice to see the character...