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Blizzard Pays In-Game Tribute To Deceased Overwatch Fan

07/01/2016, Blizzard knows that they would not be where they are today without the support of their fans and their employees, which is why the company has taken great efforts over the years to pay tribute to fans and staff members who have passed away. Taking a look...

Overwatch’s Competitive Play Arrives On The Xbox One Early

06/30/2016, Earlier this week, Blizzard announced that they would be releasing a patch for the PC version of Overwatch that would include the Competitive Play feature. As for consoles, Blizzard stated that console gamers could expect Competitive Play to arriving in...

Blizzard Details Overwatch’s Competitive Play

06/30/2016, Yesterday in a patch that was released for Overwatch, Blizzard finally introduced Competitive Play to the game. The feature was initially not launched together with the game as Blizzard stated that they had to go back to the drawing board on the feature,...

New Heroes Of The Storm Maps & Characters Leaked

06/30/2016, Blizzard’s competitive MOBA Heroes of the Storm has gained new heroes gradually since its release. However it seem that Blizzard isn’t quite done with adding new heroes because according to reports, it seems that we can look forward to two additional...

They Are Selling Warcraft Beer In China

06/29/2016, We’re not sure what it is about gaming and beer, but both of them seem to go hand in hand. For example we’ve seen Call of Duty beer, Mortal Kombat beers, and Fallout beers, so it doesn’t really come as a surprise to find out that over in China,...

Overwatch Competitive Play For PC Arrives In The Latest Patch

06/28/2016, If you’re the type of player who cares about rankings and being the best of the best, then Overwatch’s Competitive Play feature is one that you were probably looking forward to. The feature was not launched in Overwatch at the start, but Blizzard did...

Overwatch Is South Korea’s PC Bangs’ Most Popular Game

06/28/2016, A couple of weeks ago, it was reported that Overwatch had overtaken League of Legends to be the most popular PC bang game in South Korea. However it should be noted that back then, the stats were provided by one of the country’s leading PC bangs, and...

StarCraft 2’s Ladder Mode Will Be Getting Revamped

06/23/2016, While Overwatch and Heroes of the Storm are Blizzard’s more recent attempts at trying to create more competitive games, it goes without saying that StarCraft was probably the company’s first and most successful attempt to date, with StarCraft 2 taking...

Teen Overwatch Player Is So Good That Players Accuse Her Of Cheating

06/22/2016, If you’ve ever watched professional Counter-Strike players play, you know how good they can be when it comes to anticipating where their enemies are, and also their accuracy which almost looks like they’re cheating. In fact just recently one Overwatch...

Blizzard Removes Overwatch’s ‘Avoid This Player’ Feature

06/21/2016, Sometimes you meet toxic players when playing multiplayer games. It is inevitable. Blizzard built in a feature called “Avoid this player” which basically during the matchmaking process, will ensure that players won’t be matched with that particular...

Overwatch’s Competitive Play Returns In The Public Test Region

06/21/2016, It was announced that Overwatch would not be launching with its Competitive Play mode. For more competitive players in the game, this is no doubt a kind of a letdown, although the good news is that Blizzard did state that they were aiming for a June...

Warcraft Is The Most Successful Video Game Movie Of All TIme

06/20/2016, It is no secret that the Warcraft movie kind of tanked in the US, but over in China it is pulling in the big bucks and has beaten out the likes of Star Wars: The Force Awakens. In fact according to the latest numbers in terms of revenue it generated, the...

Ex-WoW Dev Mark Kern Will Continue To Push For Vanilla Servers

06/16/2016, So far based on what we have heard, the meeting between Nostalrius and Blizzard went well. For those hearing about this for the first time, Nostalrius is the team that ran the fan-run vanilla World of Warcraft servers that was shut down by Blizzard a...