Tag archive for "Blizzard"

32 News

Final Fantasy XIV and World of Warcraft “Face Off” Over “Revenge of the Horde” Title

Today Square Enix revealed the title (and quite a lot of details) of upcoming Final Fantasy XIV update 3.3, dubbed "Revenge of the Horde." ...Read More

on April 29, 2016 4:48 PM
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Hearthstone’s Third Expansion, Whispers of the Old Gods, Launches April 26

Brace yourselves for a new meta -- Hearthstone's newest expansion, "Whispers of the Old Gods" will release in exactly one week -- April 26, 2016 in North America and April 27th in Asia and Europe. ...Read More

on April 19, 2016 3:04 PM
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Overwatch’s Tracer Shows Off Her Moves in Heroes of the Storm Highlight Video

Before her debut in the upcoming shooter Overwatch, players will get the chance to check out the lovable Tracer in Blizzard's popular MOBA, Heroes of the Storm, as a new video shows off her moves and style. ...Read More

on April 18, 2016 7:48 AM
0 Editorials

DualShockers Weekly: Check Out The Most Popular News Stories Between April 3rd and April 9th

Welcome to my very own column, DualShockers Weekly! I hope you all had a very nice week and are enjoying your time playing your favorite games or reading news about all the amazing upcoming games in 2016. ...Read More

on April 10, 2016 3:03 PM
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Every Heroes of the Storm Character Now Free for the Weekend

Blizzard has unlocked every Heroes of the Storm character for this weekend until 10AM Pacific on Monday, April 11. ...Read More

on April 9, 2016 2:55 PM
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Blizzard Debuts Three New Hearthstone Cards for Whispers of the Old Gods Expansion

It’s been over a week since the we last heard of Hearthstone‘s first expansion in The Year of the KrakenWhispers of the Old Gods, however Blizzard is showcasing some new cards that eager players can expect ...Read More

on April 7, 2016 2:52 PM
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Overwatch’s Tracer Joins the Battle This Month in Heroes of the Storm

Right on the heels of the highly-anticipated new shooter from Blizzard releases in May, Overwatch's "mascot" Tracer will be making an early appearance in the studio's popular MOBA Heroes of the Storm, with the character to make ...Read More

on April 4, 2016 11:18 AM
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Hearthstone Showcases New Cards Appearing in Whispers of the Old Gods Expansion

It’s been over a week since the we last heard of Hearthstone‘s first expansion in The Year of the Kraken, Whispers of the Old Gods, however Blizzard is showcasing some new cards that eager players can expect ...Read More

on March 31, 2016 5:27 PM
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Blizzard Replacing Character Pose in Overwatch Due to Criticism; Wants “Everyone to Feel Strong” in Community

With just about two months to go until its release, many have been eagerly awaiting Blizzard's upcoming shooter Overwatch on PC and consoles, though fan feedback and criticism on a character pose in the game has provided ...Read More

on March 29, 2016 11:33 AM
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Meet Winston in the First Animated Short Video from Overwatch

Blizzard has been in development for some time on its upcoming new shooter Overwatch, and now with just a few weeks left until its release, Blizzard is revealing more about the many faces and characters you'll get ...Read More

on March 22, 2016 11:10 AM
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StarCraft II: Nova Covert Ops DLC Debuts in Late March; Offers New Standalone Missions and Story

The trilogy of StarCraft II's epic campaign finally reached its conclusion last November with the release of Legacy of the Void, though players of the classic RTS can expect a bit more from the game in a ...Read More

on March 16, 2016 1:02 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 Details Third Hearthstone Expansion: Whispers of the Old Gods

It's time to brush off your decks, because The Year of the Kraken is officially underway. According to the most recent post from Hearthstone's Blog, Hearthstone's third major expansion will be Whispers of the Old Gods. ...Read More

on March 11, 2016 2:07 PM
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Overwatch’s May Release and Early Access Beta Confirmed by Blizzard; Open Beta Comes May 5

A couple of hours ago, we reported on Blizzard's Overwatch leaked ad campaign from IGN showing a May 24 release date. Blizzard has now confirmed that date on their website, as well as the May 3, 2016 ...Read More

on March 7, 2016 12:57 PM
10 Rumors

Leaked Ad Campaign Reveals Late May Release for Overwatch; Pre-Order Early Access Begins May 3

Blizzard is known for taking their time on a big, new project, and the studio's upcoming shooter Overwatch has many eagerly awaiting what the company is coming up with next, with the impending release of its next ...Read More

on March 7, 2016 10:50 AM
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Blizzard Now Hiring for a New Diablo Universe Title

Activision-Blizzard's careers page updated with new job openings for a new title taking place in the Diablo universe: ...Read More

on March 2, 2016 9:05 PM
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Blizzard Has Added a Limited-Time, Secret Diablo Event Memorializing Diablo III/WoW Artist

It has been over a year since the passing of Blizzard senior artist Kevin Kanai Griffith, yet Blizzard continues to memorialize and tribute him throughout their games. Previously, this included a new character in World of Warcraft ...Read More

on March 2, 2016 10:24 AM
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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 back into the arena can do so with the ...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 tweaks have been previously added to the game, the ...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 in Diablo III, and Xul, the male necromancer in ...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 America first last night, but should now ...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 items and enemies. Though it has been ...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, following the unplanned "extended break" of Overwatch's open beta ...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, which includes Greyhollow Island, a new Adventure Zone ...Read More

on November 7, 2015 1:21 PM