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World Of Warcraft To Phase Out Raid Sets In Upcoming Expansion

11/14/2017, Raid armor sets in MMORPGs serve a variety of purposes: one of which is to make players look “cool” where if you see someone walking around in a full raid set, you know that they’ve probably worked really hard to get it. The second reason is also...

Blizzard Isn’t Ruling Out Hearthstone For The Nintendo Switch

11/06/2017, Blizzard’s Hearthstone is a game that seems to have struck a balance on all the platforms it is available on. It is perfect as a desktop game, but given the gameplay style, it also makes it a perfect game on the go, which is why Blizzard chose to launch...

World Of Warcraft Classic Could Take A While To Launch

11/06/2017, Following the legal issues with the fan-run vanilla World of Warcraft servers last year and Blizzard’s radio silence following the meeting with the developers, the company certainly surprised us all when they officially announced World of Warcraft...

Blizzard Shares Early Overwatch Development Footage

11/06/2017, Unless you’re a developer who has developed games in the past, chances are as a gamer what you’ve seen is usually the finished and polished product. Now obviously finished games look nothing like back when they were undergoing development, but for...

Overwatch Animated Short ‘Honor And Glory’ Released

11/05/2017, If there is one thing that Blizzard is pretty well-known for, in addition to their high-quality games, it would be their high-quality cinematics and storytelling. Now you might have noticed that it has been a while since Blizzard released a new animated...

New Overwatch Hero ‘Moira’ Announced

11/05/2017, Back in September a couple of months ago, Blizzard confirmed that they were working on a new hero for Overwatch, and sure enough at BlizzCon 2017, it seems that the new hero has been officially announced in the form of Moira, who Blizzard has described as...

Blizzard Officially Announces World Of Warcraft Classic Server

11/05/2017, Blizzard’s MMORPG World of Warcraft is a pretty old game, but yet it seems to be chugging along just fine. However it looks like in an attempt to try and bring back old players into the game, Blizzard at BlizzCon 2017 over the weekend has officially...

World Of Warcraft: Battle For Azeroth Expansion Announced

11/05/2017, Back in 2015, Blizzard announced the Legion expansion for World of Warcraft, and now two years later, gamers who are still hankering for more World of Warcraft content will be pleased to learn that the game’s latest expansion has been announced in the...

Hearthstone Expansion ‘Kobolds & Catacombs’ Announced

11/05/2017, Heads up Hearthstone players, if you’re looking forward to additional Hearthstone content, you’ll be pleased to learn that Blizzard at BlizzCon 2017 has announced the next expansion that they’ll launching for the game. Dubbed Kobolds &...

BlizzCon 2017 Virtual Ticket Now Available For Purchase

09/15/2017, In a couple of months, Blizzard will be hosting their annual gaming expo BlizzCon in which Blizzard typically announces new games, updates to existing ones, and so on. This year’s BlizzCon is expected to take place from the 3rd-4th of November and if...

BlizzCon 2017 Officially Announced For 3-4 November

03/14/2017, If you’re interested in seeing what new games Blizzard plans to launch, or the development or changes that they are making to existing games, then BlizzCon is clearly the event that you’ll want to keep an eye out for. For those wondering about this...

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...

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...