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Overwatch Could Be Getting An Anniversary Event

05/11/2017, Back in May 2016, it represented a pretty important time in Blizzard’s history as a game developer. This is namely because for the first time in a very, very long time, Blizzard has introduced a brand new IP that has absolutely nothing to do with its...

Blizzard’s Hearthstone Hits The 70 Million Player Mark

05/02/2017, According to a report from March, it was suggested that Blizzard’s Hearthstone was “killing itself” due to the changes in the rules, cards, and also the increase in price. However it turns out that while that might be true, it certainly doesn’t...

Overwatch Is Now Boasting More Than 30 Million Players

04/29/2017, Earlier this year, Blizzard announced that their latest IP and franchise Overwatch managed to hit 25 million players. Fast forward a few more months and it seems that the momentum for the game has not slowed down because Blizzard has announced that...

Heroes Of The Storm Skins Will Be Added To Overwatch

04/27/2017, With the launch of Heroes of the Storm 2.0, Blizzard added some Overwatch characters into the game, and also introduced what appeared to be skins that were available to gamers who played Heroes of the Storm. For gamers who play console games exclusively,...

Heroes Of The Storm 2.0 Is Now Live

04/25/2017, Back towards the end of March, Blizzard announced their plans to revamp their MOBA Heroes of the Storm in the form of version 2.0. The game will still play roughly the same, but Blizzard will be instituting some major changes under the hood that will...

Blizzard Job Listing Hints At More Plans For Mobile

04/25/2017, When it comes to mobile, Blizzard doesn’t really have much on that front. They have the authenticator app and they also have a companion app for World of Warcraft to help manage their characters in the game as well as certain in-game features. There is...

Blizzard’s ‘Overwatch’ Sees Its First Match-Fixing Scandal

04/24/2017, While cheating in Blizzard games isn’t new, the company took a pretty firm stance when Overwatch was launched. Given that it represent a brand new franchise and direction for the company, it made sense that they’d want to get off on the right foot,...

Blizzard Confirms 3 New Maps Are Coming To Overwatch

04/24/2017, In FPS games, the maps played in are just as important as your character, skills, and weapons. This is why despite there being many maps available for Counter-Strike, only a handful are chosen during competitive play. That being said if you’re looking...

South Korean Presidential Candidate Releases StarCraft Map

04/21/2017, Politicians these days are definitely trying to appeal to the youth. For example last month it was revealed that a politician from Sweden streams Hearthstone games regularly on Twitch in a bid to reach out to a younger audience. This is why it doesn’t...

Blizzard Giving Away 20 Heroes In Heroes Of The Storm

04/20/2017, There are several ways to permanently obtain a hero in Blizzard’s Heroes of the Storm MOBA. You can win games and in-game currency which you can then use to purchase heroes. Alternatively you could just use real-life money which will probably be...

The Original StarCraft And Brood Wars Expansion Are Now Free

04/19/2017, Blizzard’s StarCraft franchise has managed to establish itself as one of the classic RTS games in gaming history, having helped to launch the careers of many pro gamers who made big names for themselves while competing in StarCraft tournaments from back...

Hearthstone Collegiate Championship Lets Players Win Free Packs

04/16/2017, If you’re someone who follows the Hearthstone tournament scene pretty closely, you now have a chance at winning yourselves some free card packs. With the Hearthstone Collegiate Championship drawing to a close, it seems that Blizzard is letting...

Upcoming Patch Will Improve Overwatch’s Console Aiming Options

04/14/2017, When it comes to FPS gaming, there are some gamers who argue that using a mouse and keyboard combo is the best, while others claim that using the analog sticks on a gamepad works just as well, if not better. That being said for Overwatch players who play...

Diablo 3’s Necromancer Skills Get Detailed

04/11/2017, When Diablo 3 first launched, clearly Blizzard decided to introduce a bunch of new classes that weren’t available in the previous games, with some featuring skills and characteristics that were kind of hybrids of some of the older classes. The Witch...