Tag archive for "Blizzard Entertainment"

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Overwatch: Game of the Year Edition Getting Retail Release

Overwatch: Game of the Year Edition will be hitting retail stores on July 28th, 2017. ...Read More

on July 21, 2017 6:45 PM
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Doomfist is Officially Coming to Overwatch on July 27th for Consoles and PC

Overwatch's most recent character, Doomfist, will officially bring his mighty fist to consoles and PCs into the full game next week. ...Read More

on July 18, 2017 2:19 PM
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Hearthstone Knights of the Frozen Throne Expansion Officially Announced

Knights of the Frozen Throne will introduce over 135 new cards in Hearthstone. ...Read More

on July 7, 2017 12:24 PM
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University of California Irvine Adds Overwatch Scholarship to eSports Program

The University of California Irvine is expanding its integration of eSports in an educational setting with a new Overwatch scholarship prize this year. ...Read More

on July 6, 2017 3:08 PM
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At Long Last, Doomfist is Coming to Overwatch; Available for Play in the Public Testing Region Now

Over a year later, the much rumored Doomfist is finally coming to Overwatch and is currently playable in the game's Public Testing Region. ...Read More

on July 6, 2017 1:29 PM
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Overwatch Public Test Server Patch Hints at Next Event and the Debut of a New Character

Following a recent patch to the game's Public Test Server, Overwatch fans may see the return of a previous event and a new character very soon. ...Read More

on June 26, 2017 7:57 AM
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Overwatch’s Highlight System and Loot Boxes See Changes

Overwatch players will see some major changes in the near future, like a reduction in duplicates from boxes, and the ability to save highlights. ...Read More

on June 23, 2017 1:47 PM
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Diablo III Rise of the Necromancer Pack Gets Release Date; New Trailer Released

The Rise of Necromancer DLC is set to drop on June 27th, 2017, and will include a new class, and more. ...Read More

on June 20, 2017 7:27 PM
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Diablo III: Reaper of Souls’ Malthael is the Next Character in Heroes of the Storm

The next hero has been revealed for the arena brawler, Heroes of the Storm, and Diablo fans will be happy that it's the Aspect of Death himself, Malthael. ...Read More

on June 3, 2017 10:25 AM
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Overwatch Free Weekend Available Now on Consoles and PC; Discounted Up to $20

Coinciding with the game's Anniversary Event, Blizzard is giving a free game weekend with Overwatch for new players that's available right now. ...Read More

on May 27, 2017 11:13 AM
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Overwatch Animated Shorts Will Return for Second Season

Overwatch's lore-expanding animated short films will be returning for a second season, according to the game's director Jeffrey Kaplan. ...Read More

on May 22, 2017 2:57 PM
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Overwatch Contenders League Opens Up Competitive Play for Amateurs in June

Overwatch is introducing competitive play for amateur-level players in its new Contenders League, which will begin in North America and Europe in June. ...Read More

on May 22, 2017 2:30 PM
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Overwatch Director Explains Cancellation of First Strike Graphic Novel; “Would Have Limited Us”

Following the cancellation of the Overwatch graphic novel First Strike, game director Jeff Kaplan explains how it would have limited the game's universe. ...Read More

on May 18, 2017 8:02 AM
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Blizzard Highlights the Fans in New Video for Overwatch’s One-Year Anniversary

Alongside the game's upcoming seasonal event and more, Blizzard released a new video thanking fans for their support on Overwatch's one year anniversary. ...Read More

on May 17, 2017 7:16 PM
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Overwatch’s Next Event Celebrates One-Year Anniversary; GOTY Edition and Free Weekend Announced

In celebration of the game's one-year anniversary, Blizzard is providing a brand new seasonal event, a GOTY Edition, and more for Overwatch players. ...Read More

on May 17, 2017 6:54 PM
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Rumor: Overwatch Datamine Points Toward Upcoming Anniversary Event, Game of the Year Edition

New data uncovered from the Xbox Games Store points toward a Game of the Year Edition for Overwatch, alongside a possible new Anniversary event. ...Read More

on May 11, 2017 7:26 AM
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Blizzard Releases Stats on Overwatch: Uprising Event in New Infographic; Over 145 Million Matches Played

Following the conclusion of the recent Overwatch: Uprising event, Blizzard releases new stats from the event and players' accomplishments. ...Read More

on May 10, 2017 5:04 PM
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Overwatch’s Genji is the Latest Addition to Heroes of the Storm; Hanamura Map Added

Heroes of the Storm adds another familiar face from Overwatch with Genji, along with a brand new map inspired by his homeland of Hanamura. ...Read More

on April 17, 2017 1:39 PM
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Overwatch Gets New “Uprising” Seasonal Event with New Co-Op Mode and Loot Aplenty

Blizzard Entertainment launched today a new seasonal event for its multiplayer shooter Overwatch, titled "Uprising." ...Read More

on April 11, 2017 2:28 PM
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World of Warcraft and Final Fantasy XIV Engage in Hilarious Twitter “War”

Final Fantasy XIV or World of Warcraft? The battle of the MMORPGs escalated on Twitter. ...Read More

on April 7, 2017 7:56 PM
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Overwatch’s Newest Digital Comic “Uprising” Goes Deep Into History and Lore

The latest issue of the ongoing Overwatch digital comic series provides one of the deepest looks yet at backstory of several characters. ...Read More

on April 6, 2017 7:52 AM
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Hearthstone: Journey to Un’Goro Expansion Launches on April 6

Blizzard Entertainment has confirmed that the upcoming Journey to Un'Goro expansion for Hearthstone is releasing in just one more week. ...Read More

on March 31, 2017 6:02 PM
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Battle.net Gets Rebranded to The Blizzard App, Starting Today

After decades under the name Battle.net, Blizzard Entertainment has retired the branding for its game launcher app, which is now the Blizzard App. ...Read More

on March 24, 2017 12:16 PM
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Orisa Now Live in Overwatch on PC and Consoles; New Updates, Patch Notes Released

After spending time in the PTR, Blizzard's latest update for Overwatch adds the new tank Orisa alongside a number of other game-wide changes. ...Read More

on March 22, 2017 11:26 AM
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Overwatch’s New Hero Orisa Heads to Consoles and PC Next Week

The robotic tank Orisa is officially heading to the consoles and PC next week as the newest addition to the roster of heroes in Overwatch. ...Read More

on March 14, 2017 11:51 AM
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Blizzard’s Jeff Kaplan Says Overwatch on Switch Would Be “Very Challenging”; “Always Open Minded” About New Platforms

Overwatch director Jeff Kaplan expressed that while he is "loving the Switch," he also stated that the title would be a challenging fit for the device. ...Read More

on March 14, 2017 10:40 AM
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Overwatch’s Latest Digital Comic Explores the Backstory of Bastion and Torbjorn

In the eleventh issue of Overwatch's digital comic series, the history between Bastion and Torbjorn gets uncovered a little bit more. ...Read More

on March 9, 2017 4:00 PM
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Probius Joins Heroes of the Storm Roster, New Patch Arrives Next Week

The new fighter was introduced with a charming and adorable trailer. ...Read More

on March 4, 2017 3:32 PM
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Overwatch’s New Hero Officially Announced: Orisa Joins the Fray

A new Overwatch hero joins the battle, and it's a robot named Orisa. ...Read More

on March 2, 2017 1:19 PM
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Hearthstone’s Next Expansion Journey to Un’Goro Adds New Cards and Dinosaurs

The ever-popular card game Hearthstone is getting bigger (and more primordial) with its upcoming new expansion Journey to Un'Goro in April. ...Read More

on February 27, 2017 2:20 PM