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Heroes of the Storm's 'Machines of War' update now available with new Hero Alarak

By Daniel Perez, Sep 14, 2016 9:45am PDT

The first wave of Machines of War is now available in Heroes of the Storm, and with it, StarCraft's Alarak has entered the Nexus.


"Completely agree, John de Lancie KILLED it with that performance, he clearly enjoyed playing ..."

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Overwatch's latest patch tweaks Mercy's Resurrection, Eichenwalde map

By Daniel Perez, Sep 14, 2016 8:10am PDT

The latest Overwatch patch brings some changes to Mercy's Resurrection ability and tweaks to the Eichenwalde map.


"I'd also like POTG to even incorporate dual members, like a Lucio that hits a great sound ..."

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Hearthstone removing more Arena cards in upcoming patch

By Steve Watts, Sep 08, 2016 11:15am PDT

Blizzard aims to make Arena more balanced by removing some strong cards from dominant classes, and weak cards from down-and-out ones.


"Hard to do that when some classes rely on high synergy. You can't buff those cards without ..."

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Overwatch servers down as Blizzard's Battle.net suffers from DDoS Attack

By Daniel Perez, Aug 23, 2016 6:52am PDT

Overwatch's Summer Games promotion is ending today, but it might be difficult for players to enjoy its final hours due to an ongoing DDoS attack.


"I thought about it! But then I didn't realize it was the 22nd already :("

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Heroes of the Storm's 'Machines of War' update includes new Heroes, Battlegrounds, and more

By Daniel Perez, Aug 16, 2016 1:17pm PDT

One of the new Heroes happens to be Overwatch's Zarya as well as a pretty important character from the StarCraft universe.


"I'm throwing money at my monitor but I don't have that Kerrigan skin yet!"

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Here are all of Hearthstone's 'One Night in Karazhan' cards

By Shack Staff, Aug 06, 2016 7:00am PDT

Read all about Hearthstone's next single-player adventure and see the full card line-up!


"Card reviews are incoming! Offhand I'd say Hunter is getting some of the best."

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Hearthstone 'One Night in Karazhan' Card Reviews (Part 2)

By Steve Watts, Aug 05, 2016 1:55pm PDT

Hearthstone's next Adventure is less just a week away now, and we're continuing our in-depth look at each and every card.


Watch Blizzard announce more Hearthstone Karazhan cards here

By Daniel Perez, Aug 05, 2016 11:06am PDT

Blizzard is set to reveal even more cards for Hearthstone's One Night in Karazhan expansion. Be sure to tune in!


Overwatch servers down on PS4, PC, and Xbox One as 'hacker' group PoodleCorp claims responsibility

By Daniel Perez, Aug 02, 2016 5:30pm PDT

The Overwatch servers are down during its first special event, and one 'hacker' group is claiming responsibility.


"Script kiddies with money! Unless they actually developed the worm/trojan themselves. ..."

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Overwatch taps into Rocket League for Lucioball Weekly Brawl

By Daniel Perez, Aug 02, 2016 12:31pm PDT

Overwatch's Weekly Brawl feels awfully familiar, which isn't necessarily a bad thing.


"Watching those 5 seconds gave me a million times more enjoyment than the handful of Lucio Ball ..."

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Here are all of Overwatch's Rio Olympics 2016 'Summer Games' Skins

By Daniel Perez, Aug 02, 2016 12:07pm PDT

Overwatch is celebrating the start of the Rio Olympics with new skins! Here are all of the skins you can earn during this special event.


Overwatch celebrates the Olympic Games Rio 2016 with special Summer Games Loot Boxes

By Daniel Perez, Aug 02, 2016 7:20am PDT

The Rio Olympics are just a few days away, and everyone's favorite team-based shooter is preparing to celebrate the event with a month-long special event.


Hearthstone 'One Night in Karazhan' Card Reviews (Part 1)

By Steve Watts, Aug 01, 2016 11:00am PDT

Hearthstone's next Adventure is less than two weeks away, and we're taking a closer look at all of the new cards from the set.


"aaha i see them now. i think they were cached when i first hit he page or something. i saw no ..."

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Hearthstone: One Night in Karazhan releasing on August 11 with 45 new cards

By Daniel Perez, Jul 29, 2016 6:37am PDT

Hearthstone's next grand adventure is just a few weeks away, and by the looks of it, it's one party you're not going to want to miss.


Recruit Friends To Play Hearthstone To Get A New Hero

By Brittany Vincent, Jul 12, 2016 7:46pm PDT

You can bring friends on board right now to get on your way for special rewards in Hearthstone.