Blizzard News


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!


Overwatch League Partners With Twitch In Two-Year Broadcast Deal

By Kevin Tucker, Jan 09, 2018 1:00pm PST

Twitch fans now have a guaranteed way to watch the first two Overwatch League seasons.


"I'm definitely an outlier here because outside the Starcraft 2 scene, which I also don’t watch ..."

- Izakhar see all 3 comments

Overwatch League App Now Available for Download on iOS and Android

By Kevin Tucker, Jan 08, 2018 3:00pm PST

Blizzard's latest mobile app helps to keep eSports fans connected with their favorite teams.


Moira Playable During Overwatch Free Weekend, Dates Announced

By Charles Singletary, Nov 09, 2017 12:50pm PST

The announcement says that all taking advantage of the free weekend will have access to 26 characters. Moira is the 26th hero. The only thing missing now is the specific release date.


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.


Blizzard Is Testing Major Mercy And D.Va Changes In Overwatch PTR

By Charles Singletary, Aug 24, 2017 12:55pm PDT

Mercy's resurrection is a cool down ability targeting individual characters but her new ult turns her into a healing force to be reckoned with.


"I like that, makes her more than just a healer really. that's fun. "

- FreshwaterAU see all 39 comments

Starcraft 2's Next Major Multiplayer Patch Addresses Underused Units

By Charles Singletary, Aug 22, 2017 12:35pm PDT

There will be redesigned units across all three races and the resource economy will be rebalanced to allow easier comebacks.


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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Prediction: Did Blizzard Accidentally Leak the Next World of Warcraft Expansion?

By Greg Burke, Jul 08, 2017 1:45pm PDT

Greg Burke took a close look at Hearthstone's Knights of the Frozen Throne expansion announcement, and thinks he may have found a hint about the next World of Warcraft expansion.


"I just saw that her hair turned white, and now I'm listening to 90s music."

- Dr Knee see all 16 comments