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New Overwatch Hero Brigitte PTR Gameplay

By Charles Singletary, Feb 28, 2018 1:40pm PST

We took a trip to Overwatch's Public Test Region to get the scoop on the new hero's abilities. 


Rumor: Diablo III Is Coming To Nintendo Switch

By Charles Singletary, Feb 20, 2018 11:45am PST

The rumored development includes a local co-op option for Switch users.


"I got the PS4 version a couple years ago and eh... I couldn't get into it. I played Diablo 3 ..."

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Overwatch Free This Weekend on PS4, Xbox One, and PC too!

By Asif Khan, Feb 12, 2018 1:00pm PST

Hey kids, do you like free? Do you like Overwatch? Well, this is the story for you.


"Im gonna try it out, but no pre-download on PC? that’s lame"

- Flynn see all 19 comments

Candy Crush Helps Activision Blizzard Microtransactions Sales Top $4 Billion in 2017

By Charles Singletary, Feb 09, 2018 10:08am PST

Activision's fourth-quarter financial results include some exciting and interest tidbits.


Game Trader: Video Game and Tech Stock Ratings - 1/24/18

By Asif Khan, Jan 24, 2018 9:00am PST

Our CEO and resident financial analyst, Asif Khan, is initiating coverage on the best tech and gaming companies. Which stock will be a Super Mega Buy?


"They're selling way more physical merch in their stores these days (clothes, figures, etc). I ..."

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Print Out Your Ticket To Overwatch's Blizzard World

By Charles Singletary, Jan 16, 2018 10:25pm PST

The hybrid map/amusement park will be coming to life for Overwatch players in less than a week!


New Blizzard World Map Aims To Be The Happiest Place in Overwatch

By Asif Khan, Nov 03, 2017 12:00pm PDT

Overwatch's Jeff Kaplan showed off a brand new map at BlizzCon 2017


"That’s super cute. I wish they would add a Destiny 2 style co-op open world to this game and ..."

- waxthirteen see all 3 comments

There Be Dragons of the Nexus Coming to Heroes of the Storm in 2018

By Asif Khan, Nov 03, 2017 11:45am PDT

Hanzo mains rejoice! HOTS announced a new free update at BlizzCon 2017!


Dr. Junkenstein's Chocolate Popcorn Treats Are Bomb AF, Fam

By Asif Khan, Oct 24, 2017 3:00pm PDT

Check out the latest concoction from Overwatch's Dr. Junkenstein.


"What are the candies? Smarties? (I thought Nerds at first, but not irregular enough)"

- AxeMan808 see all 12 comments

PermaBan Bugging You? Blizzard Working On A Fix

By Charles Singletary, Sep 28, 2017 11:55am PDT

A rare bug has stricken around 200 players with a season ban, but Blizzard is restoring their accounts and monitoring for more issues.


Overwatch to Give Free PermaBans to Toxic Players Starting Next Week

By Charles Singletary, Sep 21, 2017 4:20pm PDT

Is Blizzard's banhammer called a Doomfist? The Overwatch director's mission to weed out toxic players is taking its next major step. 


"Maybe try this? https://www.penny-arcade.com/comic/2017/09/22/market-penetration"

- Firefly1985 see all 19 comments

Destiny 2 Hits Major Sales Milestones, Curse of Osiris Confirmed

By Charles Singletary, Sep 15, 2017 9:05am PDT

Destiny 2 is the best Day one launch on PlayStation Network and it's outperforming the original in a couple ways. Curse of Osiris is also confirmed to be real.


"Not on all three platforms yet... the delayed release on PC will really castrate the numbers it ..."

- erebus see all 8 comments

Play Overwatch Free After Junkertown Launch On Xbox One, PC, and PS4

By Charles Singletary, Sep 14, 2017 3:50pm PDT

The weekend after Junkertown goes live, Blizzard is having a Global free weekend across platforms.


Diablo 3 Begins Season 11 Today

By Chris Jarrard, Jul 20, 2017 7:30am PDT

Blizzard’s co-op loot grind opens today and includes the new DLC Necromancer class.


"you have confused "the loot" itself with the acquisition of said loot. those are two separate ..."

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The Lich King and New Hero Card Type Coming to Hearthstone's Knights of the Frozen Throne Expansion

By Asif Khan, Jul 06, 2017 7:40pm PDT

Blizzard announced the new expansion in China at the Hearthstone: Spring Championships. Adventurers will soon travel to Northrend, where they’ll confront the Lich King and be raised as Death Knights.


"I think everyone is kind of losing it in Legion except for the Druids. They're still pretty ..."

- walker270 see all 18 comments