Blizzard News


Diablo 3 PTR Patch 2.5.0 is Adds Armory, Improves Sorting

By Jason Faulkner, Feb 02, 2017 7:35am PST

You can try the upcoming Diablo 3 patch now on the Public Test Region.


"I used to love this game, but I just don't have the time for it anymore. :/ But I still like to ..."

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Blizzard is Performing Maintenance January 31 on Battle.net and All Titles

By Jason Faulkner, Jan 30, 2017 6:45am PST

Battle.net, World of Warcraft, Hearthstone, Starcraft II, Heroes of the Storm, Diablo III, and Overwatch, will all be down for maintenance tomorrow morning.


"Haven't they taken everything down for maintenance every Tuesday morning for over a decade?"

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Overwatch Breaks 25 Million Registered Players

By Jason Faulkner, Jan 27, 2017 8:55am PST

Blizzard has announced Overwatch now has over 25 million registered players.


"PvZ 2 was awful, so I suspect that EA trashed the studio to hell."

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New Diablo 3 Patch 1.17 Releases for PlayStation 4

By Jason Faulkner, Jan 26, 2017 7:40am PST

Blizzard's latest PlayStation 4 Diablo 3 patch brings a much-needed fix.


"I think it's something to do with the numbering system of hotfixes versus full on patches. "

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Overwatch teases 'Year of the Rooster' in-game event

By Steve Watts, Jan 19, 2017 6:20am PST

Overwatch's next batch of skins and doodads appears themed after the Chinese New Year.


"Yeah you can purchase them while the event is active. They are often super expensive though so ..."

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A New Overwatch Patch is Available for Testing on the Public Test Region

By Jason Faulkner, Jan 06, 2017 7:15am PST

Overwatch’s latest patch, 1.7.0,  is available for beta testing on Blizzard’s Public Test Region


Blizzard Announces New World of Warcraft: Legion Raid in The Nighthold

By Cassidee Moser, Jan 05, 2017 10:40am PST

Prepare to face off against 10 bosses inside a massive structure on the Broken Isles. 


Diablo III New Patch Bringing Anniversary Events Now Live

By Jason Faulkner, Jan 04, 2017 1:40pm PST

Diablo III’s patch 2.4.3 brings anniversary content to the game and coincides with Diablo-themed patches from other Blizzard titles.


"Man after playing Grim Dawn I'm not sure if I can go back to Diablo 3. "

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Overwatch is Getting a New Map: Oasis

By Jason Faulkner, Jan 03, 2017 12:35pm PST

Overwatch's new Oasis Control map gets detailed in a new trailer.


"Okay, now release a map editor so I can port cp_badlands and cp_gravelpit. Thanks!"

- Wisp! see all 7 comments

Game of the Year 2016 #2: Overwatch

By Cassidee Moser, Dec 29, 2016 12:00pm PST

Blizzard's newest team-based shooter is one of the most popular games of the year, and with good reason.


"I totally agree. It's fun enough, but in no way is it game of the year, or close to it. I like ..."

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Blizzard to Celebrate 20th Anniversary of Diablo With Special In-Game Events

By Cassidee Moser, Dec 28, 2016 11:19am PST

Everyone from Overwatch to Heroes of the Storm will be celebrating Diablo's 20th birthday. 


Hearthstone: Making the Mean Streets of Gadgetzan

By Steve Watts, Dec 21, 2016 9:00am PST

We take an inside look at the creation of Hearthstone's latest expansion, Mean Streets of Gadgetzan, with Blizzard designer Matt Place and art director Ben Thompson.


Blizzard Confirms Tracer is Gay in New Overwatch Holiday Comic

By Cassidee Moser, Dec 20, 2016 2:00pm PST

Tumblr's been speculating for a long time, but Blizzard has confirmed it in the clearest way possible. 


"And so children, people of the early 21st century had to include a LBTQBBQWTF in every form of ..."

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Blizzard's Battle.net is Currently Suffering a DDoS Attack

By Jason Faulkner, Dec 15, 2016 11:45am PST

Sporadic service issues are still occuring.


"Not really. I just typed up a huge reply so most of the stuff is in there. It's just a HUGE, ..."

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Overwatch Holiday Event Now Live, Includes New Costumes and Brawl

By Cassidee Moser, Dec 13, 2016 11:06am PST

There's no place like Overwatch for the Holidays...