As was previously discovered by internet sleuths on the Hearthstone subreddit earlier this week, the upcoming expansion is called Whispers of the Old Gods and will be launching around the end of April/start of May. Themed around four eldritch deities lurking deep under Azeroth, the expansion will launch at the…
Most games tend to get only a few years of support before they are dropped leaving the community to fix any remaining issue, not Diablo 2 though. Diablo 2 is now a 16 year old title that hasn't seen a new update in 5 years, that is until now. That's…
After a leak early today via an ad on IGN's website which teased another beta launch, Jeff Kapkan from Blizzard has officially announced that Overwatch will be launching on all platforms on May 24th. There will also be an open beta which consoles can join in on, between the 5th…
It has been officially announced now, Overwatch is coming to PS4, PC and Xbox One in spring 2016, as revealed during the opening ceremony of BlizzCon 2015. Blizzard's class based team shooter will be releasing simultaneously on all three platforms sometime in spring 2016, with the promise being before the…
In their next add-on for the incredibly popular card game Hearthstone, Blizzard have announced The Grand Tournament expansion which will launch next month. With the Lich King being very quiet as of late, the Grand Tournament up in Northrend has become a little more jovial, inviting knights of every shape…
Blizzard and Heroes of the Storm are inviting players to take part in multiweek event The Eternal Conflict, a month after the game was released. The MOBA has seen millions of players around the world enter the fray as Heroes from across the Blizzard franchises, and The Eternal Conflict is…
Blizzard have released details regarding the latest patch for MOBA Heroes of the Storm. A number of new features have now been added with today’s patch. The patch adds a new battleground, a new hero, a team league system and an updated progression system for players. The new battleground, titles…
In news coming out of Blizzcon, Blizzard has announced its first new IP in 16 years, Overwatch. The game is 6v6 objective based shooter, where you can fight it out as one of a cast of colourful heroes. So far, the game modes revealed are Point Capture, which is basically…
Have you been keeping up with Gamescom 2014? Are you interested in Heroes of the Storm? Well this might interest you. Recently, Blizzard revealed a sneak peak at the next three Heroes in their upcoming multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) title. The three characters are Anub'arak from World of Warcraft,…
If you think the world of Sanctuary is safe, think again. After battling the forces of evil, you would think nothing would disturb the peace, right? You couldn’t be more wrong. The souls of many are on the line as the Angel of Death makes an appearance in Diablo III’s…
Before the Angel of Death descended upon Sanctuary, there was a contest of art. Now, the time for admiration is here as the results are in. Back in February this year, deviantArt hosted a Diablo III: Reaper of Souls fan contest to create wonderful pieces of art to be judged…
Do you need a helping hand gaining stronger to fight the burning hells and death itself? Help is on its way. This weekend from Friday 4th to Monday 7th April, you can battle all the hordes you want with a +50% on all experience you gain. Now you can level…
If you're picking up Blizzard's Diablo III: Reaper of Souls expansion next week, you'll be getting a little extra something for your trouble. Free Hearthstone cards will come with both standard and special editions of the Diablo III expansion, which will be either digitally distributed directly into your Battle.net account…
Six months ago, Blizzard announced that Diablo III's somewhat controversial Auction House was to be shut down. Today, that process begins. As of right now, players can no longer bid, buyout or list new items in the Auction House. However, the Auction House will continue to remain accessible until June…
DeviantArt are at it again. Following their recent team up with Square Enix for a Lightning Returns contest, DeviantArt have now launched a similar event for Diablo III: Reaper of Souls, with some more amazing prizes up for grabs. Like before, the contest is only open for the next 15…
Blizzard's competitive online card-dueling game Hearthstone got a little closer to full release today as is entered Open Beta in North America. Blizzard announced the news via its official site that the game's Closed Beta phase finally ended today. Anyone can now download the client and start playing the game for…
PlayerAttack noticed that Legendary have confirmed that Clancy Brown and Daniel Wu are part of the cast for the film adaptation of World of Warcraft. You may not recognize both of the names, but they have both been around for a while. Film buffs will recognize Clancy Brown from the original…
 A new job position highlighted on Blizzard's job page indicates that the group is looking to make a new, small development team in order to push on with a new, as of yet unannounced, project. The job post highlights the need for a, "small and nimble" team following the amazing work seen through…
Greg Street, Lead System Designer at Blizzard for the past six years, has departed the company. According to an article by Polygon, he is leaving to work on an unknown project that we will likely hear about in the near future. This news was confirmed by a post on his…
Universal and  Legendary have pushed back the release date for the World of Warcraft movie. According to a report in Variety, the original release date of December 18, 2015, has been moved to March 11, 2016. No reason for the delay was given, but rumors are circulating that it is…
Dustin Browder, Game Director on Blizzard's upcoming MOBA mash-up Heroes of the Storm, has issued a public apology on the official Heroes of the Storm website. During an interview with Rock, Paper, Shotgun, Browder was asked about the hyper-sexualised designs on female characters, particularly in MOBA games. This was his…