Heroes of the Storm

PC / Strategy / Release: TBA / ESRB: RP

StarCraft's Zagara joins Heroes of the Storm [Update]

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 25, 2014 10:08am PDT

Heroes of the Storm has a new representative from the StarCraft world, adding the Zerg second-in-command, Zagara.

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Heroes of the Storm adding 'Underdog Bonus' for balance

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 23, 2014 1:54pm PDT

Adventurers that have been playing through Blizzard's Heroes of the Storm have made their voices heard, regarding the game's current bonus trickle XP system. The mechanic that would help slightly boost XP for teams that have fallen behind is being sent back to the drawing bo...

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Heroes of the Storm spotlights Warcraft's Muradin

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 03, 2014 5:30pm PDT

Heroes of the Storm is spotlighting another character from the Warcraft universe this week. The mighty (and diminutive) Muradin is another formidable member of the growing MOBA roster, as the game's latest trailer will attest to.

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Chatty Twitch Highlights 20: Racing with Mario Kart 8 and... Arma 3?

By Ozzie Mejia, May 31, 2014 12:00pm PDT

Shacknews and Chatty are ready to end May 2014 with the most epic of video game pasttimes: karts. If you think that means Mario Kart 8... you're mostly right. Indeed, Chatty got into Mario's return to the raceway, but the karting goes beyond Nintendo. Arma 3 got in on the ka...

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Heroes of the Storm adds Murky

By Ozzie Mejia, May 22, 2014 2:00pm PDT

The third of four Heroes revealed at PAX East has joined the Heroes of the Storm roster, as Murky rides in to represent the murlocs.

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Heroes of the Storm gets four more heroes

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 11, 2014 1:00pm PDT

Blizzard's Heroes of the Storm panel at PAX East pulled back the curtain on the four latest heroes to join the fight.

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Heroes of the Storm details weekly free hero rotation

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 13, 2014 12:30pm PDT

Heroes of the Storm players will get five free characters to choose from every week, with earned experience unlocking a sixth free slot and in-game gold, which can be used to permanently pick up heroes.

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Heroes of the Storm welcomes StarCraft 2's Tychus

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 12, 2014 9:30am PDT

StarCraft II's Tychus Findlay is the latest character from the Blizzard library to join the Heroes of the Storm roster.

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Watch a full 15-minute Heroes of the Storm match

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 04, 2014 10:30am PST

Blizzard has posted a full game of Heroes of the Storm, showing off the new MOBA in a more competitive environment.

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Heroes of the Storm set to begin 'Technical Alpha'

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 03, 2014 2:00pm PST

Heroes of the Storm is about to undergo a "Technical Alpha," giving a select few players an opportunity to go hands-on with Blizzard's MOBA for the first time.

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Heroes of the Storm preview: storming the MOBA gates

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 12, 2013 12:15pm PST

Heroes of the Storm has a tall task ahead of it, as it tries to firmly plant its foot in a MOBA space ruled by Dota 2 and League of Legends. We went hands-on with the game at Blizzcon to find out how well it's faring so far.

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Blizzard could add dormant franchise characters to Heroes of the Storm

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 11, 2013 2:45pm PST

Heroes of the Storm will begin with 18 characters from the World of Warcraft, StarCraft, and Diablo franchises, but with Blizzard's history dating back over 20 years, the studio is hinting that characters from long-dormant franchises could enter the fray, as well.

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How Heroes of the Storm aims to attract MOBA beginners

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 11, 2013 12:00pm PST

There's a high barrier of entry to games like Dota 2 and League of Legends, so how does Blizzard's Heroes of the Storm hope to court newcomers to the MOBA genre?

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How maps evolved into battlegrounds in Heroes of the Storm

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 11, 2013 7:00am PST

Heroes of the Storm has come a long way since it was first conceived as a Starcraft 2 mod. One way in which the game has progressed is through the re-imagined maps, now called battlegrounds.

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Heroes of the Storm (formerly Blizzard DOTA) beta opens

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 08, 2013 12:29pm PST

You can now join the beta for the game formerly known as Blizzard DOTA. Heroes of the Storm will have you playing as various heroes from Blizzard's...

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