Tag archive for "Blizzard"

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Overwatch’s Tracer Receives a Figma Statue Available Now for Pre-Order

If you've been waiting for a Figma Tracer, Blizzard is happy to oblige with a new figure in its Overwatch line. "Here ya go!" ...Read More

on June 9, 2017 9:05 PM
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Overwatch Double XP Event Starts Today on PC, PS4 and Xbox One

Overwatch players can rack up double xp this weekend on PC, PS4 and Xbox One. ...Read More

on June 8, 2017 11:07 AM
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Overwatch’s New Lunar Map Is Playable Now; Preview Video and Developer Update Provide Details

Are you wondering how Overwatch's new Horizon Lunar Colony Assault map will work? Curious about its lore implications? Blizzard has shared some of those answers here. ...Read More

on May 31, 2017 8:16 PM
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Jeff Kaplan Responds to Overwatch Anniversary Loot Box Criticism

Jeff Kaplan addresses community feedback on Overwatch's loot box complaints ...Read More

on May 27, 2017 12:58 PM
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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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Battle.net Branding is Still Dead

Despite Destiny 2 gameplay reveal wording, Battle.net is not returning. ...Read More

on May 22, 2017 8:59 AM
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Overwatch Competitive Play Season 5 Release Date and Details Announced

Blizzard announces the start date and time for Overwatch's competitive play Season 5, as well as the end dates and rewards for Season 4 ...Read More

on May 20, 2017 12:18 PM
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Overwatch Teases Anniversary Skins, Voice Lines, and Dance Emotes

Blizzard has teased more Overwatch Anniversary content including emotes, voice lines, and most importantly, skins ...Read More

on May 20, 2017 10:48 AM
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Destiny 2 PC Details Announced; Coming Exclusively to Battle.net

Activision and Blizzard are partnering up to bring Destiny 2 to Battle.net. ...Read More

on May 18, 2017 2:43 PM
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Overwatch – Three New Arena Maps Revealed as Part of Anniversary Event

Three new arena maps headed to all Overwatch players, part of the anniversary event. ...Read More

on May 18, 2017 11:07 AM
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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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Blizzard Art of Overwatch Is Now Available to Pre-Order

Blizzard's artbook is the perfect companion for any Overwatch fan. ...Read More

on May 14, 2017 4:35 PM
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Overwatch World Cup Groups Announced

The Group Stage will be held across four venues in China, Australia, Poland, and California (U.S.). ...Read More

on May 11, 2017 4:22 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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D.Va Takes the Spotlight in New Heroes of the Storm Video

Learn how to use D.Va in Heroes of the Storm with a new overview video. ...Read More

on May 8, 2017 3:48 PM
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Long Lost Starcraft Gold Master Disc Found After 20 Years

A gold master disc with the source code for Blizzard's Starcraft was found by a collector in New Jersey. ...Read More

on May 3, 2017 6:47 PM
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Hearthstone Hits 70 Million Players; Get Three Journey to Un’Goro Card Packs Free to Celebrate

Blizzard's wildly popular card game Hearthstone has just passed a huge milestone. ...Read More

on May 1, 2017 4:01 PM
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Overwatch Surpasses 30 Million Players

Overwatch is a big deal. And today it followed Rocket League to the fancy 30 million player club. That's right, today Blizzard announced via Twitter, that its team-based multiplayer first-person shooter, Overwatch, has surpassed 30 million players. ...Read More

on April 28, 2017 1:51 PM
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According to Overwatch World Cup Rankings China is the Best in the World; United States Third

If you play Overwatch then there is likely a 100% chance that someone from China is better than you. And according to the Overwatch World Cup 2017 rankings, not only do some of the best players in ...Read More

on April 28, 2017 12:20 PM
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Heroes of the Storm Players Will Get A Free Bundle of Heroes For Logging in Next Week

Players who log on after April 25 will have the opportunity to choose one of four new hero bundles. ...Read More

on April 20, 2017 1:41 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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Hearthstone’s Latest Expansion Might Cost You About $400 to Complete

A Redditor has done the math and Hearthstone's latest expansion could cost players roughly $400. ...Read More

on April 15, 2017 6:24 PM
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Overwatch’s Mei Is the Newest Blizzard Character to Get a Nendoroid

Another addition has finally come to Overwatch's Nendoroid line. Blizzard has revealed that Mei will be released in tiny form, alongside her frosty companion, Snowball. ...Read More

on April 10, 2017 9:26 PM
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Overwatch Director Jeff Kaplan Talks About Difficulties of Bringing the Game to Nintendo Switch

Blizzard's Jeff Kaplan explains why bringing Overwatch to the Switch would be quite hard in new interview. ...Read More

on April 8, 2017 1:47 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