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StarCraft II is now free-to-play

Blizzard made the announcement during BlizzCon 2017 that StarCraft II is going to be free-to-play. Today is that day, and now new and old players will be able to come

Overwatch: New hero Moira, Reinhardt short, and Blizzard World map

BlizzCon 2017 is happening this weekend, and it’s a great day for Overwatch fans. We were treated to three big things, and they include a new hero, map and an

BlizzCon 2017: Hanzo coming to Heroes of the Storm

With some of our crew on the ground at BlizzCon 2017, others are keeping their eyes on the live-stream of the opening ceremonies. While I’m personally amped for what is

Blizzard’s Halloween events are here including new Overwatch skins

It’s the Halloween season, and Blizzard is adding spooky elements to its games including Overwatch. BlizzCon 2017 attendees and Virtual Ticket holders will also be getting new in-game items like

Blizzard takes esports to the next level with Blizzard Arena Los Angeles

What a time to be a fan of esports. Blizzard has been planning big things for Overwatch esports by establishing city-based teams. Today Blizzard Entertainment is taking esports to the

Blizzard invades San Diego Comic-Con with events and free ice cream

San Diego Comic-Con is right around the corner, and Blizzard Entertainment has announced it has a few plans in store for both inside and outside the convention center. Inside the convention

Overwatch League moves forward with city-based teams

Overwatch is doing great things for eSports, and with the Overwatch League, it helps to legitimize the competitive form to millions. This week Activision Blizzard has announced the major city

Good Smile’s Overwatch Nendoroids coming starting with Tracer

If you are someone like me who feels like there just isn’t enough Overwatch collectibles out there, well you are in luck as Good Smile Company has announced that they

Duncan Jones reveals details for a potential Warcraft 2 film

The Warcraft franchise is full of rich lore that could span several movies in order to cover everything. One of the challenges the film Warcraft faced, was being able to tell two clear

Terry Crews would LOVE to be Doomfist in Overwatch

Terry Crews announced on Reddit that he would “LOVE TO PLAY DOOMFIST” in the hit game Overwatch as he is an avid fan of the game. He then had a visit to

Streaming legend Kripparrian could’ve taken down Hearthstone by hitting one button

Lead Hearthstone designer Ben Brode was on Reddit recently to discuss Blizzard’s wildly successful card game when he let the community in on a little secret. Apparently, even as recently as

Genji’s Dragonblade in real life

The folks at Baltimore Knife and Sword are back with another awesome weapon. This time, they are making Genji’s Dragonblade from Overwatch, as well as his shurikens. Watch as they

Blizzard releases its own epic cosplay video for BlizzCon 2016

Blizzard has teamed up with the team behind Labyrinth of Jareth to produce an epic cosplay compilation video during BlizzCon 2016 at the Anaheim Convention Center. The cosplayers have done

BlizzCon host fires back at bullies

Thomas Middleditch, star of HBO’s Silicon Valley and avowed gaming nerd, had a rough time during his hosting gig at BlizzCon last weekend. Although Middleditch is no doubt a hardcore

BlizzCon 2016: Sombra revealed

After many months of waiting, Blizzard has finally revealed the ever elusive Sombra to their hit game Overwatch. During the opening ceremonies of this year’s BlizzCon, viewers were in the

So, what happened with Titan? Blizzard VP Jeff Kaplan opens up

Titan was Blizzard’s next-gen MMO that would reinvent MMOs the same way World of Warcraft did in 2004. The thing about Titan is that we were never supposed to know about it. Blizzard

Blizzard now offering Battle.net name change (finally)

Have you ever wished that you could change your name on Battle.net from something like “PotatoSalad47” to something a little less….retarded? Well thankfully Blizzard is now offering you the chance

Farewell Blizzard’s Mr. Metzen

It is somewhat common for companies to designate a senior executive as the heart and soul, or “spiritual leader”, of their business. And in many cases, such a designation ends up

World of Warcraft: Legion review – Dying Light

tl;dr, short and sweet spoiler-free version: It”s good. Well received, better looking, better sounding, UI and Class changes leave a little something to be desired, tons of new content and

Facebook now allows users to stream any Blizzard game

Facebook has gone live with its ability to stream any game made by Blizzard Entertainment live through its Facebook Live platform. Since the collaboration between the two companies was announced in June,