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Overwatch’s ‘First Strike’ Graphic Novel Has Been Cancelled

11/18/2016, Due to the nature of Overwatch which is pretty much a competitive multiplayer FPS game, it means that it would be hard to introduce a storyline, unlike single-player games, or even games that came with a story mode. This is why Blizzard has opted to...

WoW Tokens Could Soon Be Used To Buy Hearthstone Cards

11/18/2016, One of the ways to buy cards in Blizzard’s Hearthstone game is either by using in-game gold earned through winning matches, or purchasing it using real-life money, which can admittedly get rather pricey. However it seems that in the future, it might be...

Blizzard Adds Sombra To Overwatch Across All Platforms

11/16/2016, After months of teasing and leaving behind cryptic hints and clues, at BlizzCon 2016, Blizzard officially announced the latest character they’ll be adding to Overwatch in the form of Sombra. For those who were looking forward to taking the character for...

Blizzard Drops The Price For The StarCraft 2 Battlechest

11/11/2016, The thing about Blizzard is that they are constantly keeping their games updated with new content, so much so that returning to a game you stopped playing a couple of years ago and you could find yourself in what feels like a brand new game. This also...

Niantic Wants Pokemon GO To Last As Long As World Of Warcraft

11/11/2016, When it comes to MMORPGs, they are a dime a dozen. When it comes to MMORPGs that are successful and still have staying power, then that number dwindles down to just a handful. One of those titles that comes to mind is Blizzard’s World of Warcraft which...

Overwatch Goes Free To Play From November 18-21

11/09/2016, As we have said in the past, it is odd that unlike Blizzard’s other games that typically offer trials to users before they pay for the game, Overwatch does not offer such an option. Instead gamers will have to rely on reviews of the game or take a leap...

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...