Blizzard News


Overwatch: Best Heroes for New Players

By Josh Hawkins, May 06, 2016 9:25am PDT

Learn which heroes to check out as a new player in Blizzard’s class-based arena shooter.


Heroes of the Storm teleports Medivh and Chromie from World of Warcraft soon

By Daniel Perez, May 06, 2016 9:18am PDT

Two mages enter. One mage leaves.


"Medivh looks pretty cool. Might be a day one purchase. Chromie? eh Didn't feel it."

- daggot see all 8 comments

Heroes of the Storm Ranked play gets major revamp

By Daniel Perez, May 06, 2016 8:31am PDT

Blizzard has announced a major overhaul of Heroes of the Storm's Ranked play.


"Oh snap! Looking forward to my sexy mount! And no silenced players in hero league? Fuck yea!"

- the_burd see all 2 comments

Overwatch - Gameplay Breakdown and DLC Outlook with Blizzard's Aaron Keller at PAX East 2016

By Shack Staff, May 04, 2016 4:20pm PDT

Our PAX East 2016 coverage continues with a look at Blizzard's first FPS, Overwatch!


"Aaron Keller? Isn't he the bad guy in Tom Clancys The Division? "

- radula see all 2 comments

Making a Hearthstone Card: The Madness of Yogg-Saron

By Steve Watts, Apr 29, 2016 9:00am PDT

Blizzard's Mike Donais and Peter Whalen give us an exclusive inside-look at the design process that went into creating that most wild of Old Gods, Yogg-Saron.


"Good article, was retweeted by Bllizzards Heathstone feed too."

- yoshimi20 see all 8 comments

Go Behind The Scenes With The Latest Warcraft Film Snippet

By Brittany Vincent, Apr 29, 2016 6:12am PDT

Check into the Lion's Pride Inn with Rob Kazinsky. 


PAX East 2016: The Overwatch 'monster truck' got into a car accident last night

By Daniel Perez, Apr 23, 2016 5:15am PDT

We guess that payload's not going anywhere.


"I don't knows funnier. The fact this happened. The whole silly Soldier 76 thing. Or the fact ..."

- Joshua Hawkins see all 32 comments

Breaking Down Hearthstone's Old Gods Cards (Part 7)

By Steve Watts, Apr 22, 2016 9:00am PDT

As Hearthstone's next big expansion creeps just around the corner, we continue our weekly breakdown of all the new card reveals.


Hearthstone announces big changes are coming to classic cards

By Daniel Perez, Apr 20, 2016 10:45am PDT

Prepare to do some deck building as Blizzard is nerfing some of the more popular classic cards.


"I thought they said they were going to Nerf/change 20+ cards from classic? Is it bad I want more ..."

- Fiisher see all 43 comments

Heroes of the Storm Tracer Hero Gameplay Video

By Daniel Perez, Apr 19, 2016 3:45pm PDT

We spend some time Blinking around Heroes of the Storm as Tracer, who is now available for all players to play as.


"I'm pretty certain that her name is Tracer, so "the tracer" doesn't sound right"

- RikiTiki2 see all 2 comments

World of Warcraft testing Mythic+ Challenge Mode dungeons

By John Keefer, Apr 11, 2016 8:45am PDT

Looks like they will be similar to the Diablo 3 greater rifts with keystones for various dungeon modifiers.


Overwatch's Tracer blinks into Heroes of the Storm in April

By Daniel Perez, Apr 04, 2016 8:40am PDT

Don't blink or you'll miss Tracer's debut in Heroes of the Storm this month.


Heroes of the Storm welcomes Dehaka, Lost Cavern, and Bans in today's patch

By Daniel Perez, Mar 29, 2016 10:15am PDT

Heroes of the Storm's latest patch has just been released, and with it, players can now fight as Dehaka, duke it out in Lost Cavern, and Ban certain heroes from Ranked Play.


"Ohhhh yeah! Now if Dark Souls 3 will also support that, I'm so going to buy a new monitor!"

- code-e255 see all 16 comments

Overwatch animated short 'Recall' now available

By Daniel Perez, Mar 21, 2016 1:50pm PDT

Watch Winston's story play out and learn more about Overwatch in the following animated short.


"That kind of game with Blizzard's touch.... I might be willing to pay $14.99 a month for ..."

- Peanut Fox see all 21 comments

Learn more about Overwatch's characters through its animated short and comics

By Daniel Perez, Mar 17, 2016 1:36pm PDT

Blizzard is prepared to give us a crash course in all things Overwatch very soon.


"This game is already eating up more time than I have to spare. I do not need additional content ..."

- InfoBiter see all 2 comments