Blizzard Entertainment News


Diablo 3 has more changes coming than just a Necromancer and D1 tribute

By John Keefer, Nov 07, 2016 11:11am PST

More loadouts, new zones, challenge rifts and even Seasons on console.


"I'm intrigued by the Challenge Rift idea. It might be fun to discover builds."

- Geoffrois see all 4 comments

World of Warcraft Legion Tomb of Sargeras raid planned for update 7.2

By John Keefer, Nov 07, 2016 8:58am PST

The dev team took the time at BlizzCon to outline what is coming in the next couple of content updates.


Overwatch's Play of the Game getting an overhaul to 2.0 ... eventually

By John Keefer, Nov 07, 2016 7:57am PST

Blizzard knows it doesn't work quite right, but it's all about prioritzing.


"Sometimes Mercy rez will get PotG based on what the rezzed person did. For example, in one game ..."

- Zek see all 13 comments

BlizzCon 2016: What you may have missed from the Blizzard keynote

By John Keefer, Nov 04, 2016 1:08pm PDT

Overwatch, Heroes of the Storm and Hearthstone get some love ... oh yeah, and something about a Diablo anniversary. 


"Maybe blizzard is planning on buying themselves out of Activision."

- Crimsonbeak see all 3 comments

BlizzCon 2016: Diablo 3 getting a new Necromancer hero class

By John Keefer, Nov 04, 2016 12:30pm PDT

It is coming as part of a character pack next year.


"Free content 4 year after the game's release? No complaints here! (though I would prefer a ..."

- lord_omega see all 13 comments

Blizzcon 2016: Heroes of the Storm adds Varian and Ragnaros soon

By Daniel Perez, Nov 04, 2016 12:11pm PDT

Varian and Ragnaros will be entering the Nexus in the coming weeks, as well as a new map and the 'Nexus Challenge' event.


BlizzCon 2016: StarCraft 2's final Covert Ops mission pack coming later this month

By John Keefer, Nov 04, 2016 12:05pm PDT

New co-op commander revealed as Alexei Stukov.


Blizzcon 2016: Sombra infiltrates Overwatch in new animated short; coming to PTR next week

By Daniel Perez, Nov 04, 2016 11:22am PDT

Blizzard Entertainment has finally revealed Sombra in a new animated short for Overwatch, called Infiltration.


"https://media.giphy.com/media/87q2hyslQN4IM/giphy.gif boop"

- Daniel_Perez see all 2 comments

BlizzCon 2016: Allen Adham, co-founder of Blizzard Entertainment, rejoins company

By David Craddock, Nov 04, 2016 11:16am PDT

The co-founder came out of a 12-year retirement.


Watch BlizzCon 2016's opening ceremonies right here (Update)

By John Keefer, Nov 04, 2016 9:30am PDT

You can also watch all the eSports streams for free. Everything else requires the virtual ticket.


"Yep, sounds interesting! Will definitely affect competitive play"

- Ambient80 see all 27 comments

Overwatch, World of WarCraft, and Call of Duty boost Activision Blizzard's Q3 revenue and profit

By David Craddock, Nov 03, 2016 2:57pm PDT

Although the company forewent sharing sales, plenty of other numbers illustrated recent success stories.


Overwatch changing Competitive Play skill rating calculations for Season 3

By John Keefer, Oct 25, 2016 8:35am PDT

Also, there will now only be a week off between seasons instead of the usual two.


"if everyone starts ranked dead last, then people that are near bottom and are trying to improve ..."

- senor135 see all 41 comments

World of Warcraft 7.1 patch notes includes numerous class changes and fixes

By John Keefer, Oct 25, 2016 8:00am PDT

New raid, mythic dungeon, and world quests added as well 


"So how many of you are left? Curious if people are still playing after the initial rave reviews. "

- cruncht1me see all 3 comments

World of Warcraft servers going down for 4 hours tomorrow for 7.1 update

By John Keefer, Oct 24, 2016 2:13pm PDT

Mythic Return to Karazhan dungeon being added, along with other goodies.


Overwatch's D.Va will soon announce all of your StarCraft 2 matches

By Daniel Perez, Oct 17, 2016 11:20am PDT

The eSports phenom, D.Va, will soon be showing off her announcer chops in StarCraft 2.


"Seriously? Dva's voice is insufferable. It's purposely designed to be annoying."

- Magitek see all 3 comments