Tag archive for "Blizzard Entertainment"

5 News

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
3 Rumors

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
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Overwatch’s Director Jeff Kaplan Says Next Character is “Not Who You Think It Is”

Overwatch seems ready to get a new character very soon, but game director Jeff Kaplan said it may not necessarily be the long-awaited Doomfit. ...Read More

on February 20, 2017 8:47 AM
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Overwatch Gets New Developer Update on Capture the Rooster Mode

The latest Developer Update for Overwatch goes more into detail on the game's newly-added Capture the Rooster mode for its latest seasonal event. ...Read More

on January 25, 2017 12:41 PM
19 Editorials

DualShockers’ Game of the Year Awards: The Case for Overwatch

Our look at the DualShockers' staff Game of the Year picks continues, with Ryan delving into the fast-paced, colorful action of Overwatch. ...Read More

on January 20, 2017 10:00 AM
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Overwatch’s Next Seasonal Event Will Celebrate Chinese New Year with The Year of the Rooster

The next seasonal event for the hit FPS from Blizzard will take place during Chinese New Year celebrations for The Year of the Rooster. ...Read More

on January 19, 2017 10:29 AM
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Heroes of the Storm Full Hero Roster to be Unlocked this Weekend

Blizzard has announced that the full Hero Roster will be unlocked for players this weekend in Heroes of the Storm to celebrate the new year. ...Read More

on January 10, 2017 10:13 AM
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Overwatch’s Latest Patch Now in PTR; Includes Changes for D.Va, Roadhog, and More

Overwatch's latest updates has brought a number of changes to some of the game's roster, including tweaks for D.Va, Roadhog, and more. ...Read More

on January 6, 2017 12:14 PM
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New Overwatch Map Oasis Released, Gets New Trailer

The newest addition to Overwatch's map line-up, Oasis, has been on the PTS server for quite a while, but it's finally time for heroes to fight over the control of the beautiful corner of Middle East, and ...Read More

on January 3, 2017 2:25 PM
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Heroes of the Storm’s Brawl of the Week Features New Single-Lane Diablo Map

This week's Brawl of the Week inside Heroes of the Storm featured a single-lane battleground map to celebrate Diablo's 20th anniversary. This map features, "art straight out of the High Heavens, a couple of Mercenary Camps, and ...Read More

on December 31, 2016 8:43 AM
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Overwatch Gives the Gift of Five Free Holiday Loot Boxes for Limited Time

With the holidays in full swing and surely a number of new players joining the game, Overwatch is giving fans of old and new players a holiday gift to look forward to in the form of free ...Read More

on December 26, 2016 11:08 AM
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Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare and Overwatch Get Bundled for $60 at GameStop for Limited Time

The holiday season is known for being one of the busiest times of the year for new game releases, and if you're still trying to catch up on the big hits from the year GameStop is offering ...Read More

on December 22, 2016 10:43 AM