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Blizzard Releases New Overwatch Comic Featuring Junkrat & Roadhog

05/09/2016, The problem with releasing games designed for competitive multiplayer gaming is that chances are gamers who are keen on picking up the game do so for the gameplay and competition, not so much the story, which is why Blizzard’s Overwatch does not have a...

Heroes Of The Storm Will Be Getting Two New Heroes

05/08/2016, If there is one advantage that Blizzard’s MOBA Heroes of the Storm has over the competition is the fact that they can draw from their various franchises for character ideas. With so many characters to choose from, it’s really only a question of when...

Warcraft Movie Trailer Recreated In World Of Warcraft

05/08/2016, The Warcraft movie is a highly-anticipated movie that many fans of the franchise are looking forward to, although admittedly the footage from the trailers we’ve seen has been somewhat mixed. That being said, how would the Warcraft movie look like had...

Blizzard Extends Overwatch Open Beta By One More Day

05/08/2016, Several days ago Blizzard launched the open beta for Overwatch. The open beta was supposed to run from the 4th of May until the 9th of May, but it looks like the overwhelming response to the open beta has resulted in Blizzard announcing that they will be...

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...