Tag archive for "Blizzard"

26 News

Activision’s Partnership with Sony “Off to a Great Start” with Call of Duty and Destiny

During Activision Blizzard’s quarterly financial conference call, Activision Chief Executive Officer Eric Hirshberg commented on the ongoing partnership with Sony. ...Read More

on February 11, 2016 4:56 PM
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Overwatch’s Closed Beta Returns on February 9; New Maps, Progression, and More Arriving

The highly-anticipated new multiplayer shooter from Blizzard, Overwatch, is heading back for another round of pre-release beta testing in just a few days, and those looking to hop ...Read More

on February 4, 2016 8:02 AM
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Hearthstone is Substantially Changing Play; New Modes, Rankings, and Deck Slots

Blizzard Entertainment’s addictive competitive card game Hearthstone is making some major changes to their format, beginning with the launch of their upcoming expansion. While small changes and balance ...Read More

on February 2, 2016 7:31 PM
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Heroes of the Storm Adding Two Heroes, Eight Skins, and Three Mounts in Next Update

Blizzard has announced what will be included in the next free update for Heroes of the Storm. The update will include two new heroes, Li-Ming, the female wizard ...Read More

on January 23, 2016 1:59 PM
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Patch 2.4.0 For Diablo 3 Now Live in Most Regions

After keeping dedicate fans waiting for some time, the massive Patch 2.4.0 for all versions of Diablo 3 is now live. The patch started rolling out in North ...Read More

on January 13, 2016 11:03 AM
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Diablo 3’s Patch 2.4.0 Expected Before January 15

Blizzard’s Diablo 3 is due to get a massive update quite soon, with Patch 2.4.0 bringing a brand new area to explore as well as tons of new ...Read More

on January 11, 2016 12:11 PM
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Blizzard’s Theatrical Trailer for Overwatch Is Live

Fans of Star Wars may have caught the trailer for Blizzard’s upcoming multiplayer first-person shooter, Overwatch, in theaters this past week. The trailer releases at an interesting time, ...Read More

on December 19, 2015 11:21 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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Heroes of the Storm Not Receiving Spectate Mode Soon, Hope to Release Lunara This Year

Dustin Browder answered a lot of fan questions on Twitter yesterday morning about Heroes of the Storm, Blizzards foray into the MOBA genre. ...Read More

on December 12, 2015 2:18 PM
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Heroes of the Storm Black Friday Sale Has Heroes 50% Off For Two Weeks

Blizzard has released details surrounding Heroes of the Storm‘s first Black Friday. The sale will last from November 24 until December 8, 2015 and will be available in all regions. ...Read More

on November 21, 2015 12:57 PM
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Blizzard and Bossland GmbH in Legal Battle over Heroes of the Storm Bot

Blizzard Entertainment is once again engaging in legal battle with Germany-based Bossland GmbH, this time over Bossland’s automated bot for Heroes of the Storm, aptly titled Stormbuddy. ...Read More

on November 21, 2015 12:33 PM
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Blizzard’s Goal from “Day One” Was to Make Overwatch Playable on Consoles; No PC-Console Crossplay

Overwatch is Blizzard’s latest projects, and it’s a team-based shooter. Game Director Jeff Kaplan revealed at BlizzCon recently that the studio’s goal from “day one” was to make it playable on consoles. ...Read More

on November 8, 2015 10:26 AM
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Diablo 3 Update 2.4.0 Brings New Areas, Set Dungeon, and Stash Space

Diablo 3’s next major update was mentioned briefly at Blizzcon, currently ongoing in Anaheim. Blizzard’s Battle.net though has all the details on what is coming in the update, ...Read More

on November 7, 2015 1:21 PM
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Watch Blizzard’s Opening Ceremony for Blizzcon 2015

If you missed the livestream yesterday of Blizzcon’s opening keynote, the YouTube archive is now availalbe on the World of Warcraft channel. ...Read More

on November 7, 2015 12:28 PM
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Overwatch Confirmed for Spring 2016 Release; Origins Edition Revealed for PS4/Xbox One

Coming from the house that created StarCraft, World of Warcraft, and many other classics, all eyes are on Blizzard as the company is preparing its brand new title ...Read More

on November 6, 2015 9:49 AM
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Co-op Comes to Hearthstone for the First Time in New Tavern Brawl

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft, Blizzard’s online card game introduced a new mode earlier this year titled ‘Tavern Brawl’ which features a specific challenge or gameplay tactic each week. ...Read More

on November 4, 2015 12:44 PM
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Overwatch Closed Beta Starts on October 27

Blizzard’s Overwatch is getting a beta on October 27.

The game was originally announced at BlizzCon last year, and it can be categorized with Hi-Rez’s Paladins, and Gearbox’s ...Read More

on October 14, 2015 2:24 PM
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The Junkers Star in Latest Promo Video for Overwatch

A new trailer has been released for the upcoming Blizzard developed shooter Overwatch.

The trailer shows off new characters The Junkers. This duo is villainous, known for causing ...Read More

on September 22, 2015 10:07 AM
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Finish the Fight this November with StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void’s Opening Cinematic

Blizzard has released the opening cinematic to the final installment in the StarCraft II trilogy. Legacy of the Void will close out the story of StarCraft II, which ...Read More

on September 13, 2015 2:09 PM
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Heroes of the Storm’s First Ranged Warrior Rexxar Gets Spotlight Video

The newest addition to Heroes of the Storm‘s lineup of iconic Blizzard characters is Rexxar, a half orc, half ogre ranged warrior. As highlighted in the gameplay video ...Read More

on September 6, 2015 3:20 PM
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New Hearthstone Expansion The Grand Tournament is Live Today

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft, Blizzard’s trading card game based on the Warcraft universe just got a lot bigger. The game’s second expansion, The Grand Tournament was announced earlier ...Read More

on August 25, 2015 10:24 AM
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Blizzard May Bring Diablo’s Seasons Feature to Consoles, After All

Blizzard has once said that Diablo III’s Seasons feature can’t be fit into consoles, but now they are re-thinking and they might add it eventually. For those of ...Read More

on August 22, 2015 8:54 PM
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This Week’s Hearthstone Tavern Brawl Offers A Preview of The Grand Tournament

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft recently added the ‘Tavern Brawl’ gameplay mode, a weekly challenge that uses custom rules and cards to pit players against each other in exciting ...Read More

on August 18, 2015 10:29 AM
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See the New and Reworked Item Sets Coming to Diablo III Patch 2.3.0

The next big patch for Diablo III is currently in the Public Test Realm (which you can still sign up for) and Blizzard has revealed some ...Read More

on August 15, 2015 10:39 AM
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Placement Matches Being Introduced to Heroes of the Storm

In addition to the new heroes, skins, and battleground coming to Heroes of the Storm, Blizzard is also retooling its ranked play mechanics. Placement Matches will ...Read More

on August 8, 2015 1:02 PM
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New Videos Show off Upcoming Heroes, Battleground, and Mounts for Heroes of the Storm

At this year’s Gamescom Blizzard shared a wealth of new details and upcoming content to their MOBA, Heroes of the Storm. ...Read More

on August 8, 2015 12:46 PM
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Blizzard Honors a Diablo III Developer in Patch 2.3.0 with Kanai Cube

Kevin Kanai Griffith was a developer who joined Blizzard to help with World of Warcraft‘s Burning Crusade, Wrath of the Lich King, and Mists of Pandaria expansions, as ...Read More

on July 29, 2015 11:33 PM
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Big Booths for Sony, Microsoft, Blizzard, Electronic Arts and More Revealed By Gamescom Floor Plans

Gamescom is just a a little more than a week away, and the detailed floor plans for the halls are now available on the official website, ...Read More

on July 27, 2015 2:56 AM
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The Grand Tournament Comes to Hearthstone; New Expansion Arrives in August with 132 New Cards

After a long-awaited release from its initial beta period, trying to break free from the addictive Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft may just be an exercise in futility: case ...Read More

on July 23, 2015 12:12 PM
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Blizzard Offering Additional Apology Bonus XP in Heroes of the Storm

For just a little over a month now, Blizzard has been running bonus XP events for their MOBA title Heroes of the Storm, with the last one ending ...Read More

on July 3, 2015 10:47 AM