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Making of an Adventure: Hearthstone's 'One Night in Karazhan'

By Steve Watts, Sep 20, 2016 10:00am PDT

With access from Blizzard, we take a special inside look at the making of Hearthstone's latest single-player Adventure, One Night in Karazhan.


"Being a Hearthstone-lite player.... This was a really intriguing read. I'm glad we get to dive ..."

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Hearthstone 'One Night in Karazhan' Card Reviews (Part 2)

By Steve Watts, Aug 05, 2016 1:55pm PDT

Hearthstone's next Adventure is less just a week away now, and we're continuing our in-depth look at each and every card.


Overwatch has over 15 million players

By David Craddock, Aug 04, 2016 2:05pm PDT

Even more impressive, Activision set a record quarter with over 491 million active monthly users.


Hearthstone 'One Night in Karazhan' Card Reviews (Part 1)

By Steve Watts, Aug 01, 2016 11:00am PDT

Hearthstone's next Adventure is less than two weeks away, and we're taking a closer look at all of the new cards from the set.


"aaha i see them now. i think they were cached when i first hit he page or something. i saw no ..."

- wtf242 see all 6 comments

Hearthstone: One Night in Karazhan releasing on August 11 with 45 new cards

By Daniel Perez, Jul 29, 2016 6:37am PDT

Hearthstone's next grand adventure is just a few weeks away, and by the looks of it, it's one party you're not going to want to miss.


E3 2016 Live Stream: Activision drops by with Destiny: Rise of Iron, Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare

By Daniel Perez, Jun 14, 2016 3:00pm PDT

Activision is dropping by our booth at E3 to discuss Destiny: Rise of Iron, Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare, and much, much more!


OVERWATCH - Weekly Brawl Super Shimada Brothers Gameplay

By Shack Staff, Jun 03, 2016 4:00pm PDT

Don’t worry, loves. Cavalry’s here!


"I said in most cases. Obviously, Hanzo has a range advantage. Genji is so mobile, though, that ..."

- valael see all 14 comments

Overwatch cheaters have started to taste Blizzard's ban hammer

By Daniel Perez, Jun 03, 2016 6:52am PDT

Over 1500 cheaters in China alone have been banned from playing Overwatch.


"I'm against cheating, my problem is Blizzard cheated its audience by not doing enough to stop ..."

- bigimp see all 75 comments

Overwatch's Competitive mode delayed to July [Update]

By Daniel Perez, Jun 01, 2016 6:35am PDT

'C'mon c'mon! I hate waiting!'


"It was an error, competitive mode is still slated for JUNE. ..."

- LordHellMaX see all 5 comments

Five Ways to Improve Overwatch

By Steve Watts, May 30, 2016 10:00am PDT

Blizzard is known for supporting its releases well after release, but where should the company start with its popular new shooter? We have some thoughts.


"I figured it would have been much much worse in DotA/lol/hon just because if the nature of the ..."

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How To Spectate in Overwatch

By Daniel Perez, May 27, 2016 2:00pm PDT

We all know you prefer to watch than to actually play Overwatch. Here's how you can spectate in Overwatch.


How To Spray in Overwatch

By Daniel Perez, May 27, 2016 12:00pm PDT

You just killed an enemy, but you teabagged when you should have sprayed. Here's how you can look cool in Overwatch by spraying the competition when they're down.


"i can't figure out how to turn left and right, when i hit A and D the screen just moves left or ..."

- CyCo_PL see all 8 comments

Overwatch Review: Watch Yourself

By Steve Watts, May 27, 2016 10:20am PDT

Overwatch introduces Blizzard's first foray into shooters and its first original universe in years. How does this double-duty debut stand up? Our review.


"there are bells that make sound in the attacker start on the dorado map"

- senor135 see all 7 comments

How To Get Coins in Overwatch

By Daniel Perez, May 25, 2016 1:45pm PDT

There's a particular cosmetic item that has caught your eye, but it costs 1000 coins. But how do you earn coins in Overwatch? We're here to help!


How to Play Overwatch With Friends

By Josh Hawkins, May 24, 2016 11:30am PDT

Learn how to group up and own the battlefield.