Blizzard Entertainment News


Hearthstone event teasing 'an unforgettable adventure'

By John Keefer, Jul 20, 2016 8:30am PDT

We got the invite from 'an old friend.' Should there be a sense of foreboding?


Overwatch patch adds Ana to the fray with other changes

By John Keefer, Jul 19, 2016 11:58am PDT

Bug fixes, balance updates and UI changes also included.


World of Warcraft servers updated with pre-Legion patch 7.0.3

By John Keefer, Jul 19, 2016 9:51am PDT

Complete patch notes included with a Survival guide for the pre-expansion 


"Yup, just the new talent system and spells. No artifact weapon, invasion, etc. Demon Hunters ..."

- acidnynex see all 12 comments

World of Warcraft: Legion pre-expansion patch hits tomorrow during server maintenance

By John Keefer, Jul 18, 2016 8:30am PDT

The Burning Legion will arrive in Azeroth again on August 30.


"ah I see, thanks! We just started over. I guess I'll buy the expansion since we'll get there ..."

- razorblade79 see all 54 comments

Overwatch: Here are all of Ana's skins, emotes, sprays, and more from her Hero Gallery

By Daniel Perez, Jul 12, 2016 4:00pm PDT

You like cosmetic items? Well, here are all of Ana's cosmetic items that will be available once she's officially released.


Overwatch: Ana Hero Guide, Abilities, and Tips

By Daniel Perez, Jul 12, 2016 1:15pm PDT

Ana is a rare breed of support snipers, which means you're going to need help figuring out how exactly she should be used. Whether you're playing as Ana, or going up against her, you should read our guide on how Ana should be played.


Overwatch's Sombra leaked prior to official reveal [Update: Ana confirmed!]

By Daniel Perez, Jul 12, 2016 9:23am PDT

A thumbnail of Sombra's official reveal trailer has been leaked, giving us further proof Pharah's mom is coming soon.


"Zenyatta + Ana seems like a decent combo if your team already has good sustain. Like a Soldier ..."

- WombatFromHell see all 50 comments

New Overwatch hero will be unveiled during San Diego Comic Con 2016

By Daniel Perez, Jul 08, 2016 6:27am PDT

We'll finally be introduced to Overwatch's latest character later this month.


Overwatch patch fixes Competitive Play, Winston, Reaper, Mercy, and more

By Daniel Perez, Jul 07, 2016 6:24am PDT

Blizzard has released a new patch on PC, Xbox One, and PS4 that makes some changes to Competitive Play and to a number of heroes.


Overwatch teases support sniper rifle for a medic

By John Keefer, Jul 06, 2016 11:20am PDT

Could this be another hint that Sombra is coming?


"It's no secret they were looking to add support and there was a video in blizzard offices ..."

- AllYourBase see all 4 comments

Shack Reels: Overwatch Weekly Brawl: Show Your Support

By Daniel Perez, Jul 06, 2016 9:00am PDT

This week's brawl is all about support, which is both good and bad.


"I enjoyed last week's brawl. Pharah + Mercy only and decreased cooldowns (i.e. permanent flight) ..."

- dromo5 see all 5 comments

Heroes of the Storm welcomes Gul'dan, expands Hero Roster, and supports DirectX 11 in PTR

By Daniel Perez, Jul 05, 2016 11:31am PDT

Heroes of the Storm players can get a taste of these upcoming changes by accessing the game's PTR, which includes Warcraft's Gul'dan.


"I wonder if the DX11 upgrade will improve performance. The HotS engine runs very poorly and it ..."

- code-e255 see all 3 comments

Overwatch 'cheat' has Blizzard in court against German company

By John Keefer, Jul 05, 2016 7:38am PDT

Copyright infringement and unfair competition is at the heart of the case filed in California district court.


"Valve lets people use cheats for awhile to get a good feel for what the exploit is doing to best ..."

- chilln see all 11 comments

Heroes of the Storm to add Warcraft's Gul'dan and Diablo 3's Auriel

By John Keefer, Jul 01, 2016 11:55am PDT

New skins and mounts revealed as well


"What's this sweet version of the Warcraft II music from? I'm guessing either a HotS map or ..."

- LizardDude see all 6 comments

Unannounced Diablo project looking for a game director and more

By John Keefer, Jul 01, 2016 11:03am PDT

Blizzard's job pages are always fun to peruse.


"Path of Exile gem/skill system with Diablo 3 game play/graphics "

- okellyc see all 6 comments