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Blizzard’s Battle.net Games Knocked Offline

04/14/2016, If in the past few hours you’ve been having some difficulty playing Blizzard’s games, know that you’re not alone, and no it does not seem that Blizzard had some kind of emergency maintenance. As it turns out, it seems that Blizzard’s Battle.net...

Overwatch’s Last Closed Beta Will Be Held This Weekend

04/12/2016, If you’re looking to get in on the closed beta for Overwatch, you might be interested to learn that Blizzard will be hosting the game’s last closed beta this coming weekend, as announced on the Overwatch blog. According to Blizzard, the beta will take...

World Of Warcraft To Get A New Challenge Mode

04/12/2016, Instances in World of Warcraft are generally pretty straightforward as long as players know what they are doing and are geared properly. In previous expansions and patches, we’ve seen Blizzard introduce difficulty modes to make things a little more...

World Of Warcraft: Legion Could Have Character Trial Boost

04/10/2016, In recent years, Blizzard has been offering up character level boosts for players who don’t want to spend so much time grinding out the levels. Given that the maximum level right now is 100, it definitely points to a lot of questing and running...

Blizzard Introduces Penalties For Overwatch Quitters

04/07/2016, Playing competitive online games means that there are times you will win and there are times you will lose. Sometimes there are players who can be gracious in the face of defeat, but there are those who refuse to accept them and would rather quit a game...

Fan Run Vanilla World Of Warcraft Server Shut Down By Blizzard

04/07/2016, There are probably many World of Warcraft veterans who have been playing since the game was first released and are lamenting about how the game is too easy these days, and how players are pretty much handed everything, versus back in the day where...

BlizzCon Officially Announced For 4-5 November, 2016

04/07/2016, Every year Blizzard holds an event of their own called BlizzCon. For those who are unfamiliar, BlizzCon is usually where the company announces new games, talks about future plans for some of their games, update fans on what’s going on in the company,...

Overwatch’s Tracer Shown Off In Heroes Of The Storm

04/04/2016, For those unfamiliar, Blizzard has a MOBA called Heroes of the Storm. The game basically features characters from all of Blizzard’s existing franchises like Warcraft, Diablo, and StarCraft. However what about Overwatch, Blizzard’s upcoming shooter and...

World Of Warcraft Player Hits Level 100 With Dance Pads

04/04/2016, These days with Blizzard selling character level boosts for World of Warcraft, hitting level 100 is no longer a long and arduous task as it used to be. However sometimes players do enjoy going back to the grind as the earlier levels are pretty fun and do...

Blizzard Releases Second Overwatch Animation Short

04/04/2016, A couple of weeks ago, Blizzard released the first Overwatch animation short. The good news is that if you loved what you saw, you’re in luck as Blizzard has since released the second animation short for the upcoming game. This time we are introduced to...

New Warcraft Movie TV Spot Trailer Released

03/21/2016, In case the official Warcraft trailer from last year wasn’t enough, you might recall that last week Legendary released a new trailer for the upcoming movie via a TV spot. Now in case that wasn’t enough and you’re still lusting after more Warcraft...

Diablo’s Original Pitch Can Now Be Read Online

03/21/2016, It’s safe to say that every franchise Blizzard has created to date has gone on to be extremely successful. For example the StarCraft franchise set the tone for what competitive RTS games should be like, and the Warcraft universe helped spawn games that...

Diablo Pirate Pays The Game’s Creator 19 Years Later

03/18/2016, Most of us have pirated something at least once in our life, whether it be something as “innocent” as photocopying a textbook for personal use, or maybe buying an album and ripping multiple copies for your friends. However how many of us have actually...