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Overwatch’s Insurrection Event Leaked Ahead Of Schedule

04/10/2017, About a week ago, Blizzard posted a teaser announcement in which they planned on announcing something on the 11th of April. It was unclear as to what the announcement could be about, but it was speculated that it could be an event. Turns out the...

Blizzard Introduces ‘Mastery Taunts’ To Heroes Of The Storm

04/10/2017, While being skilled at a game is certainly one way to win at a game, there are other aspects that can also contribute to your ability to win. For example being good at mind games is another way that you can psych your opponent out into making mistakes,...

Blizzard Wins $8.6 Million Judgement Against Overwatch Cheat Maker

04/04/2017, Pretty much most games have cheats and hacks that allow players to go beyond what they are normally allowed to do. While developers don’t like cheaters, sometimes it can be ignored especially in single-player games where it doesn’t really affect...

Blizzard Teases Overwatch Announcement For April 11

04/04/2017, In a recent tweet by the official Overwatch account, it seems that Blizzard could have something new to announce. The tweet reads, “Initiating archive declassification…Mission files unlock: April 11”. At the moment it is unclear as to what this...

Hearthstone For The Nintendo Switch Not Ruled Out

04/02/2017, Blizzard’s card game Hearthstone is available on a variety of platforms, such as PCs as well as mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets. So this does beg the question of whether or not it could find its way onto the Nintendo Switch, which is...

Hearthstone’s Un’Goro Expansion Launches April 6

04/01/2017, Back in February, Blizzard announced a new Hearthstone expansion in the form of “Journey to Un’Goro”. The expansion was set for a release in April but no specific dates were mentioned at the time of launch, at least until now where it has been...

Blizzard Launches Its eSports Stadium In Taiwan

04/01/2017, It is no secret that Blizzard wants in on the eSports scene, and to a certain extent games like StarCraft and StarCraft 2 have been played competitively in countries around the world. However it looks like the company has decided to setup shop in Taipei,...

Overwatch’s ‘Orisa’ Is Now Available in Competitive Play

03/30/2017, A little over a week ago, Blizzard announced that the latest hero to Overwatch, “Orisa”, is live in the game. However as Blizzard had noted at that time, Orisa would not be available for competitive play just yet and would be available for pretty much...

The Original StarCraft Is Now Free

03/30/2017, When StarCraft Remastered was announced last week, it was also revealed by Blizzard that they planned to issue a patch for the original StarCraft that would make it a free game. Note that this isn’t a free-to-play game with in-app purchases, but a game...

Blizzard Announces Heroes Of The Storm 2.0

03/29/2017, Blizzard’s answer to MOBAs like League of Legends and DotA 2 was officially launched in 2015 in the form of Heroes of the Storm. Now over the past couple of years, Blizzard has made various changes and balances to the game, but it looks like the time...

StarCraft Remastered Officially Announced For This Summer

03/26/2017, A couple of weeks ago it was rumored that Blizzard was potentially working on a remastered version of StarCraft. Turns out the rumors were true because Blizzard has since officially announced StarCraft Remastered, and just like the rumors, it looks like...

Overwatch Map Editor Is Part Of Blizzard’s Long-Term Plans

03/25/2017, With all of Blizzard’s RTS games such as Warcraft and StarCraft, Blizzard has bundled a map editor in which gamers can create custom maps and custom games. To a certain extent Blizzard does that with Overwatch where custom games can be created with...