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Heroes of the Storm celebrates Halloween with bonus XP event, new mount, skin, and portrait

By Daniel Perez, Oct 23, 2015 7:07am PDT

There's a lot going on in Heroes of the Storm during its Hallow's End event this year. Players can expect a new mount, new skin, and a new portrait to earn. Oh, yea - and did we mention a bonus XP event?!


"Yup, play with someone in your friend list and get the triple stack."

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Overwatch beta release date revealed

By Daniel Perez, Oct 14, 2015 10:20am PDT

The Overwatch release date has been revealed. Heroes should expect to take part in the upcoming closed beta later this month.


"This is not your father's multi-boxing EQ-style game, son. <read that in Sam Eliot's voice ..."

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Opinion: Why Hearthstone's Patron Warrior Nerf Goes Too Far

By Steve Watts, Oct 13, 2015 1:45pm PDT

A fix for the dreaded Patron Warrior combo is coming to Hearthstone next week, but Blizzard may have gone too far by killing the deck entirely.


"As a Warrior, your Hero Power gains you two life and occasionally enables one of your removal ..."

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Overwatch Beta Preview Debuts on Twitch on Thursday

By Steven Wong, Oct 12, 2015 2:35pm PDT

Blizzard has announced an 90 minute Overwatch beta livestream happening this Thursday on Twitch.


"They didn't do codes for HotS. They attach it to your account on their end, then send you an ..."

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Heroes of the Storm patch notes released; Lt. Morales reports for duty

By Daniel Perez, Oct 06, 2015 12:37pm PDT

The latest Heroes of the Storm patch has been released, and today, players can begin to play as Lt. Morales.


Heroes of the Storm medic abilities reveal Lt. Morales is serious about healing

By Daniel Perez, Sep 25, 2015 9:35am PDT

Lt. Morales' abilities prove that she's in the business of healing her teammates as well as herself. Keep an eye on her.


"I think that's the balance vs Li Li and Mal where both can still do decent dmg. Although, ..."

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Heroes of the Storm Blackheart's Bay Tips and Strategies

By Steven Wong, Sep 24, 2015 3:00pm PDT

A ghost pirate ship is parked in the waters of Blackheart's Bay, and it's ready to sell its guns to the first team to pay its fee. Here are some tips on how to live a pirate's life in Heroes of the Storm without being sunk. 


Heroes of the Storm: Garden of Terror Tips and Strategies

By Steven Wong, Sep 22, 2015 2:15pm PDT

Heroes of the Storm plants you in the Garden of Terror, a map with a day and night cycle and the power to spawn a powerful monster to control. Here are the tips you need to summon the Terror without being eaten alive.


Heroes of the Storm: Sky Temple Tips and Strategies

By Steven Wong, Sep 16, 2015 3:00pm PDT

We help you battle for control of the Heroes of the Storm Sky Temples map.


Heroes of the Storm: Tomb of the Spider Queen Tips and Strategies

By Steven Wong, Sep 15, 2015 2:30pm PDT

The Tomb of the Spider Queen map in Heroes of the Storm is perhaps one of the most straightforward of the game. It's a small, three lane, map with...


Heroes of the Storm: Battlefield of Eternity Tips

By Steven Wong, Sep 14, 2015 3:05pm PDT

Heaven and Hell clash in the Battlefield of Eternity map for Heroes of the Storm. Here is a quick overview of the map and some tips so that your side may be brought closer to victory.


Heroes of the Storm gets Infernal Shrines Battleground starting today

By Daniel Perez, Aug 26, 2015 12:35pm PDT

The Infernal Shrines Battleground has been unleashed in Heroes of the Storm. Learn more about this map, and its objectives, here.


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Hearthstone: The Grand Tournament release time happening after 10am PT (Update: It's live!)

By Daniel Perez, Aug 24, 2015 9:00am PDT

Blizzard has revealed we'll be getting The Grand Tournament pretty soon, or not. They don't have an exact time, but at least we know it won't happen before 10am PT.


"It's up! https://twitter.com/PlayHearthstone/status/635859527246569472"

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StarCraft 2: Legacy of the Void beta now offers automated tournaments

By Daniel Perez, Aug 21, 2015 9:17am PDT

Blizzard has made it easier than ever for StarCraft 2: Legacy of the Void beta players to enter tournaments thanks to its latest update.


Hearthstone The Grand Tournament release date announced

By Daniel Perez, Aug 19, 2015 8:19am PDT

Prepare to mount your faithful steed as Hearthstone's The Grand Tournament is launching very soon.