Tag archive for "Blizzard Entertainment"

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World of Warcraft’s Legion Expansion Gets Release Date – August 30th

If you're among those still eager to pump more hours into World of Warcraft, Blizzard announced today that the game's next expansion, Legion, will be released on August 30th.

The expansion will come with the following content: ...Read More

on April 18, 2016 1:56 PM
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Overwatch’s New “Butt Pose” Still Shows Plenty of Butt

Remember the controversy about Blizzard deciding to change Tracer's "over the shoulder" victory pose in Overwatch, after criticism due to the overexposure of the character's backside? ...Read More

on April 5, 2016 7:49 PM
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Warcraft III Patch 1.27 Is First New Patch in Five Years, Releasing Tuesday

A new Warcraft III patch (ver 1.27) will be released simultaneously worldwide this Tuesday, March 15, 2016. This is the first patch since 2011, and is aimed at the active player base in China. ...Read More

on March 13, 2016 1:25 PM
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Blizzard Is More Concerned About Making Overwatch Fun Than Monetization Plans

Blizzard's Overwatch is looking very promising, and the developers' main concern is making it fun. ...Read More

on December 13, 2015 12:42 PM
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Overwatch Confirmed for Spring 2016 Release; Origins Edition Revealed for PS4/Xbox One

Coming from the house that created StarCraftWorld of Warcraft, and many other classics, all eyes are on Blizzard as the company is preparing its brand new title Overwatch for release next year, and now console owners ...Read More

on November 6, 2015 9:49 AM
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StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void Collector’s Edition Content Revealed

After a stretch of no details on just what the collector's edition for StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void contains, Blizzard has finally opened up to what is inside. The collector's edition is retail exclusive and launches ...Read More

on October 3, 2015 3:07 PM
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StarCraft II’s Patch 3.0 Revamps User Interface, Navigation, and Social Features

Blizzard has been listening to fan feedback and incorporated some major UI tweaks in the upcoming 3.0 patch for Starcraft II. This update comes whether or not you own Legacy of the Void, the final chapter ...Read More

on October 3, 2015 2:13 PM
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Catch Up on the Protoss’ History with StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void Reclamation Animation

Due to StarCraft spanning quite some time both in our time and in the fiction itself, the story can be hard to get a handle on at some points. Thankfully Blizzard has published a short animated video ...Read More

on September 27, 2015 12:27 PM
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Ten Years Ago, The Funniest MMORPG Meme Shouted its First Warcry: LEEEROY JEEENKINS!

No one ever managed to determine if it was a staged parody or a moment of actual craziness, but when ten years ago the video "A Rough Go" was first posted, it took the internet by storm. ...Read More

on May 11, 2015 7:32 PM
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Tickets for the Season 2 Finals of the StarCraft II World Championship Series Are on Sale Now

You can now purchase tickets to the Starcraft II World Championship Series Season 2 finals which will take place in Hall C of the Metro Toronto Convention Center from June 26-28. Tickets are available through EventBrite for ...Read More

on May 3, 2015 1:50 PM
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Blizzard’s Long Awaited Heroes of the Storm Release Date Announced; to Follow Open Beta

Blizzard's foray into the MOBA genre will officially release on June 2, 2015.

Heroes of the Storm, which has long been in an invite only state, will also get an open beta starting May 20, 2015.  ...Read More

on April 20, 2015 12:11 PM
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Blizzard Reveals Two New Characters for Overwatch

This year's PAX East is currently playing host to some of the industry's biggest names, one of which is Blizzard Entertainment, the tea behind the upcoming multiplayer first-person shooter Overwatch. ...Read More

on March 6, 2015 12:38 PM
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Blizzard is Sending a Special Gift to Fans That Have Been Subscribed to World of Warcraft for 10 Years

World of Warcraft turned 10 years old this past November, and to celebrate Blizzard Entertainment is sending a special gift to those who have held an active subscription since the very beginning. ...Read More

on January 16, 2015 8:06 PM
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Blizzard and Dark Horse are Teaming Up for a World of Warcraft Comic Series

Blizzard Entertainment and Dark Horse Comics have announced today that they will be teaming up for a series of comics that detail the history of the Warcraft universe. The series will be released in multiple volumes under ...Read More

on January 8, 2015 8:40 PM
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Blizzard Provides Update on the Starcraft 2: Legacy of the Void Multiplayer Development; New Protoss Unit May Be Added

Blizzard has posted its first major update to the current status of Starcraft 2: Legacy of the Void’s multiplayer development, speaking at length about new changes and choices that are currently being made internally. ...Read More

on December 17, 2014 9:40 PM
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Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft is Now Available on Android Tablets in the US (UPDATED)

Blizzard started to slowly rollout its digital collectible card game Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft for Android Tablets in select countries yesterday, starting with Canada, New Zealand and Australia. As NeoGaf user Vanillalite has pointed out, if you ...Read More

on December 16, 2014 9:23 PM
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Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft is Now Available on Android in Select Countries

Blizzard has started to deploy Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft for Android tablet devices today, with Canada, Australia and New Zealand being the select few countries that can enjoy the game first. The worldwide rollout on Google Play ...Read More

on December 15, 2014 7:47 PM
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Hearthstone Expansion Goblins vs Gnomes is Available Now; Get Free Booster Packs By Playing Before December 19th

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft, the digital collectible card game based on the Warcraft universe, has received its first expansion today called Goblins vs Gnomes. The expansion brings over 120 news cards into the game – including a ...Read More

on December 8, 2014 7:08 PM
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Shuffle Your Decks, Hearthstone’s First Expansion Goblins vs Gnomes Launches Next Week

Blizzard announced today that the first expansion to the hit digital collectible card game Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft will be available to players starting next week on December 8th in America and December 9th for Europe, Korea, ...Read More

on December 2, 2014 7:41 PM
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Blizzard Holding Massive Black Friday Sale with Savings Up to 75% Off

Blizzard Entertainment is slashing prices for the holiday weekend with its Black Friday sale that starts today. ...Read More

on November 26, 2014 7:39 PM
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Blizzard Previews Update to Blood Elf Character Models Coming to World of Warcraft

World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor may have been out for well over a week now, but not quite everything coming along with the expansion is fully in-place. In particular, the character model overhaul has not been ...Read More

on November 25, 2014 9:03 PM
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World of Warcraft Surpasses 10 Million Subscribers After Warlords of Draenor Launch

Don't call it a comeback, but Blizzard's MMO behemoth World of Warcraft has eclipsed eight figure subscriber numbers once again. ...Read More

on November 19, 2014 7:07 PM
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Blizzard Apologizies for Warlords of Draenor Launch; All Accounts Credited with Five Days of Game Time

World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor expansion has had a little bit of a rocky launch, with many users being unable to log-in with the rush to consume the game's new content in addition to a reported ...Read More

on November 18, 2014 8:40 PM
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Check Out the World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor ‘Age of Iron’ Trailer

Blizzard Entertainment is launching their fifth expansion for World of Warcraft tomorrow in Warlords of Draenor, celebrating ten years of the MMO phenomenon's existence. To help get you hyped up for your shiny new level 90 characters ...Read More

on November 12, 2014 7:49 PM
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Watch World of Warcraft: Looking for Group Documentary Now, Available on Youtube, Hulu and Hulu Plus

Last week we reported that Blizzard Entertainment was planning on releasing a documentary celebrating the 10th anniversary of World of Warcraft. ...Read More

on November 9, 2014 4:47 PM
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Warcraft Movie Poster, Cast and Characters are Finally Revealed

Warcraft fans get ready to level up, after months of speculation Blizzard Entertainment has finally revealed at today's BlizzCon convention, which actors will be portraying the game's iconic characters on the big screen. ...Read More

on November 8, 2014 8:46 PM
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The Lurker is Back in StarCraft 2: Legacy of the Void; Checkout the New Multiplayer Units for Every Faction

Earlier today Blizzard revealed the first details of Legacy of the Void, the final installment in the StarCraft 2 trilogy, and has now released videos detailing all of the new units coming to multiplayer ...Read More

on November 7, 2014 9:21 PM
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Blizzard Announces Overwatch, First New IP in 17 Years

Blizzard has announced their first brand new IP in 17 years today, introducing fans at BlizzCon to Overwatch. The game is a pick-up-and-play first-person shooter featuring a cast of lively and imaginative characters in a brand new ...Read More

on November 7, 2014 8:26 PM
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StarCraft 2: Legacy of the Void Announced as a Standalone Expansion; Introduces New Co-op Modes

Blizzard Entertainment revealed the first glimpse of the final chapter in the StarCraft 2 trilogy, Legacy of the Void. The last portion of the story is a stand alone game, not requiring any previous StarCraft 2 game ...Read More

on November 7, 2014 8:03 PM
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Goblins vs Gnomes Expansion Announced for Hearthstone; Android Version Launching Next Month

Blizzard Entertainment announced at BlizzCon today plans for the first expansion to their popular digital CCG, Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft, called Goblins vs Gnomes. The new expansion will add over 120 new goblin and gnome inspired cards ...Read More

on November 7, 2014 7:18 PM